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Rainbow Hotel

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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good35%
  • Average29%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
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“zanzibar ferry”(15 reviews)
“ferry terminal”(10 reviews)
“budget hotel”(7 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Room Service
Suites
Concierge
Wheelchair Access
Business Centre
Dry Cleaning
Shuttle Bus Service
3 Star Hotel
Rainbow hotel is located in the heart of Dar-es-salaam city centre. Zanzibar Ferry terminal is only 5 minutes walk from the Hotel. There are lots of shops, restaurants, shopping malls, banks just as you step out of the hotel. The hotel has 75 rooms comprising of :16 singles, 24 standard...
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Location and contact
Plot No. 1900/59 Morogoro Road, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
11.2 km to Dar Es Salaam Intl Airport
44 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
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Reviewed 5 days ago

My staying at this Hotel was a blast, the location of the Hotel is what interest me more. I enjoyed the room with comfortable bed,free wireless internet, A/C, and warm shower also a TV with plenty of movie channels. Hospitality from Hotel's staffs. Delicious dishes....More

Thank cathytz85
Reviewed 1 week ago

I don't have anything to say the welcome was amazing, i enjoyed really my stay there. The staff are very profesional , kind ,helpful, always there for you. The room are clean and confortable. I did like it . I will advice you this hotel,...More

1  Thank soilhati
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Best hotel in Dar es salaam Reasonably priced.. Hotel is located in Excellent location. Stay here was very pleasant and staffs were very friendly and helpful. Excellent food and good services.. Breakfast is nice and lunch/dinner in the restaurant is also quite good.Very conveniently located..Highly...More

Thank M.Senthil K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After traveling around Tanzania for 10 days, this hotel felt like heaven! It has A/C, a comfortable bed, a nice shower with hot water. Room was small but VERY comfortable and perfect for me. But the best part was their reception staff. They were EXTREMELY...More

Thank mnm_96_2000
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The rates that this hotel offers is really good. Food is good, rooms are neat. Staff is very co-operative. Lavish Indian food is also available. I always stay at this hotel when I am in Dar. Wish to stay again and again.

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Rainbow hotel is located in the heart of Dar-es-salaam city centre. Zanzibar Ferry terminal is only 5 minutes walk from the Hotel. There are lots of shops, restaurants, shopping malls, banks just as you step ...More out of the hotel. The hotel has 75 rooms comprising of :16 singles, 24 standard doubles, 16 deluxe doubles and 16 twin rooms. We also have 3 apartments ( 1x 1 bedroom & 2 x 2 bedrooms). All bedrooms are ensuite and come with air conditioning, cable tv and free internet (Wi-Fi). We have a multi-cuisine restaurant which sits upto 90 people. There is also a Conference centre located on the top floor of the hotel. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Room Service
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Shuttle Bus Service
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Style
Best Value
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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Hotel Style
Best Value
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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Hotel Style
Best Value
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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I do not think they have apartments. Although Daniel Gordon told me they have family condos
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"The top rooms are the best regardless of the side. Enable to get good fresh air from the wide windows"
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"All rooms are good."
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"rooms on 8th and 9th floor (higher up, towards the end of the corridors have the best views"
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