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    Transit Motel Airport

    4 Block D Karakata Rd, Off J Nyerere Airport | P O Box 18083, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
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    • Excellent6%
    • Very good26%
    • Average42%
    • Poor18%
    • Terrible8%
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    “long layover” (4 reviews)
    “ceiling fan” (6 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 24 March 2016

    The room was comfortable but small looked to be about 8th ft shower good. Perfect if you r just in transit not looking 4 an overnight very very close to airport, about 5 minute drive or 15 minute walk at most taxi fare is about...More

    1  Thank mike M
    Response from rolandi, Manager at Transit Motel AirportResponded 6 April 2016

    Thank you Mike for your candid review. We are happy that you had a pleasant stay with us and are looking forward to serving you in the near future

    Reviewed 8 March 2016 via mobile

    I didn't have high expectations going in but I thought it was a little bit worse than I expected: -Service was poor: felt like people did not care about our concerns and a meal that we were told would take 35 minutes too over an...More

    1  Thank HughPearson
    Reviewed 7 March 2016

    Arrived very late so staff clearly tired, no water in room but able to buy some, bed comfy and basic. Shower ok. Breakfast pretty early so not much turn around time for staff - unusual beef stew offering which didn't go down as an option...More

    1  Thank suza2013
    Reviewed 3 March 2016

    We stayed here on lay-over, and it was perfect for this purpose. It was clean, quiet and not expensive We arrived at 2am and checked in without a problem. We were allowed to stay until our afternoon flight. Within 5 minutes of the airport. Cabs...More

    1  Thank Ginkadink
    Reviewed 28 February 2016

    We stayed for one night en route from Zanzibar to Istanbul. Everything was perfecr for us.Pick up and drop off at $5 each way was good value. Rachel and her staff really look after you and our room was spotless. The aircon and fan were...More

    1  Thank Malcolm R
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Room Service
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Room Service
    • Breakfast included
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • US$41 - US$60 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 10
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    • Location
    • Tanzania >
    • Dar Es Salaam Region >
    • Dar es Salaam
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    • Transit Motel Airport Hotel Dar Es Salaam
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    42139Adventurer50
    21 January 2017|
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    Response from Ben N | Reviewed this property |
    Yes to both. The hotel is on an intersection with shops along the road to the airport and you can usually pick up prepaid vouchers in one of the stores. Sometimes, there are street hawkers around also selling phone cards... More
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    carmelisrael
    24 June 2015|
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    Response from rolandi | Property representative |
    Hi, Our rates are usd 40.0 (single bedroom), usd 50.0 (double/twin bedroom) and usd 60.0 (triple bedroom.
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    "Its a very busy street, vehicle traffic and people noise is on the high side, it didn't worry us may..."
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    "If something isn't working (hot water, WIFI) just ask, because it DID work when I was there so there is..."
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    "Perfect for overnight but no longer."
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    "All a bit noisy"
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