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Rainbow Hotel

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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Airport Transportation
3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed August 13, 2016 via mobile

Well, it should to everyone, but not that much to the owners of this hotel. Switching on AC, boiler, TV and charging few devices creates an unforgettable atmosphere of 80s disco when one is caught in one constant loop of flickering lights caused by power...More

Thank Bakuan
Reviewed July 13, 2016 via mobile

I was here for 7 days and my room was big compared to others but the shower room was quite small at least it has hot water. Breakfast nothing great but restaurant food was okay and affordable. Very accessible to the port, Train station, embassies...More

1  Thank Kathleen V
Reviewed July 9, 2016 via mobile

Clean. Close to Ferry terminal. Ok for an overnight. Paid USD$70 for son and I for 1 night including breakfast via Booking.com. Mamboz close by (5mins walk) so that was great. Restaurant offers little. Aircon works well. They organised a pickup from hotel for USD$20...More

Thank Zack_Koo
Reviewed June 27, 2016

The Service is the best, the have polite words, the know how to please a customer. In the short the are the best. Me and My husband for wedding day the rooms are good. and best services than after a week we went for lovely...More

Thank sabahsalimramzan
Reviewed June 20, 2016

I found this hotel dark and gloomy. When I was shown to my room I was shocked to see a bed pushed against the window, no water glass, the bedside light was not working, one dirty looking towel, no soap. The garbage containers had not...More

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Amenities
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Room Service
Free Parking
Hotel Amenities
Shuttle Bus Service
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Room Service
Free Parking
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
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Room amenities
Air Conditioning
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US$23 - US$70 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#2 Best Value Hotel in Dar es Salaam
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$23 - US$70 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Best Value Hotel in Dar es Salaam
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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"Seven floor room is top!"
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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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"Close to harbor"
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"Contact : Godwin"
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