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Southern Sun Dar es Salaam

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  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Southern Sun Dar-Es-Salaam offers the best of all worlds with excellent facilities and within walking distance of the city centre. It is situated in a quiet part of town, close to the sea, next door to the Botanical Gardens and numerous diplomatic missions. The Hotel was recently...
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1 Garden Avenue | PO Box 80022, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
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12.4 km to Dar Es Salaam Intl Airport
100 restaurants are within a 2 km radius
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We recently spent an afternoon at the Southern Sun rather than wait many hours at the airport for our flight home. The hotel is about 1/2 hour from the airport. Our reception was welcoming and efficient and the room is fine with a shower and...More

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Reviewed 21 February 2018

I can only give this Hotel my warmest and best recommendations. From the moment we entered the hotel, we were met by very warmly and kind people, from the doormen to the housekeeper, from the frontdesk, to the staff in the restaurant. from the leaders...More

Thank Dorthe E
Response from Michael P, General Manager at Southern Sun Dar es SalaamResponded 1 March 2018

Dear Dorthe E Thank you so much for your lovely comments regarding your recent stay at Southern Sun Dar es Salaam. We are delighted that you enjoyed your experience with us and we all look forward to welcoming you back to Southern Sun Dar es...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed in this Hotel for a short business trip and had good experience for over a week of stay. The key point of appreciation is the service of the staff. They were very courteous and attentive and fast... It didn't take me more than...More

Thank vsingh01
Response from Michael P, General Manager at Southern Sun Dar es SalaamResponded 5 days ago

Dear vsingh01 Thank you so much for your recent visit to Southern Sun Dar es Salaam and thank you for your very kind comments regarding your experience with us. We are all delighted that you enjoyed your stay and we look forward to welcoming you...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Southern Sun was a nice hotel. A little worn around the edges. Extreemly courteous and accomodating staff. Resturant food was good quality and good value. Room was small, has windows that open - a big plus for fresh air. Great location in Dar.More

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Response from Michael P, General Manager at Southern Sun Dar es SalaamResponded 1 week ago

Dear hsmith106 Thank you very much for your recent visit to Southern Sun Dar es Salaam. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay and we all hope to welcome you back to Southern Sun Dar es Salaam in the near future. Kind regards, Michael...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Staff is friendly hotel is clean and central but quite location. However it is a bit old and could be refreshed. It serves the purpose well without being great neither. I repeat staff is very friendly.More

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Response from Michael P, General Manager at Southern Sun Dar es SalaamResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear dsp-geneva Thank you for your recent visit to Southern Sun Dar es Salaam and thank you for your feedback, much appreciated. We are delighted that you enjoyed the hospitality offered from our Team and we look forward to welcoming you back to Southern Sun...More

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Southern Sun Dar-Es-Salaam offers the best of all worlds with excellent facilities and within walking distance of the city centre. It is situated in a quiet part of town, close to the sea, next door to the ...More Botanical Gardens and numerous diplomatic missions. The Hotel was recently awarded Silver status by the Heritage Environmental rating program in recognition of our commitment to reducing the Hotels environmental impact. A free Wi-Fi service is offered throughout the building. Less
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Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
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Business
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Romantic
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Certificate of Excellence
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On the Beach
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Luxury
,
Business
,
Romantic
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