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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Fanuel the events manager took great trouble and was extremely helpful in ensuring that the event we organised went smoothly. The event preparation and provision of refreshments, resources and tidying of the room during breaks was first class. The meal for the delegates was very good and the staff very helpful in making them feel at home and ensuring they...

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Dear mudrochi Thank you so much for taking the time to review our Hotel and your positive comments regarding your recent event held at Coral Beach Hotel. Fanuel is delighted that you found your entire event, including meals and service to be of first class standard. We thank you for your support and we look forward to welcoming you and...

Oak Ridge, Tennessee
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

First, a shout out to Salim and Gabriel at the front desk. (Sorry I'm late with this.) My room was clean, very large, individually air-conditioned, very quiet, and more up-to-date than my own home. Mosquito-free! Good thorough security. The room design/styling/layout was unusual, a bit quirky, and cool. Bathroom was palatial. Since I was there to work, I appreciated that...

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Dear Robert K Wow! Thank you so much for your positive and detailed review of our Hotel - your time and effort is very much appreciated. Salim and Gabriel are delighted to have been so favourably mentioned. I am thrilled that you found our Hotel and staff to have met and exceeded your expectations, as our guests are all VIP's...

San Antonio, Texas
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

For a government sponsored trip, it meets per diem. Overall, quite satisfied with my stay. compared to other hotels on that strip, it is a bit far from shopping, but hotel sponsored taxis are always available. The place is clean, service is very good, and the staff could not be more helpful. I loved waking up to the sound of...

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Dear marco946 Thank you so much for your positive review of our Hotel. I am delighted that you enjoyed a comfortable and peaceful stay with us and that you found our staff to be attentive and helpful. Thank you once again and we look forward to your visiting us again soon. With kind regards, Glynis

Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We meat up with friends at the hotel for dinner. From arrival, the service was excellent. We were greeted friendly at the reception desk and the staff were very helpful. we had a drink at the bar area and afterwards went for dinner. The waiters were helpful and we did not wait for drinks. The small waiter, Rhama, with the...

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Dear Pietersronnie Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a glowing review of our Hotel. Rama is delighted to have been so favourably mentioned, as are the entire Front Desk and Service Team and I am thrilled that you enjoyed our delicious barbeque and the many side dishes provided. The issue regarding paint is being investigated...

Reviewed 18 January 2017

Best beach on the east African coast, right next to yacht club. great ambiance, great hospitality, great bar, fantastic view of the sunset. Great great great. beautiful hotel. easily accessible by uber .

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Dear jim n Thank you for taking the time to write such a positive review of our hotel after your recent stay with us. I am delighted that you enjoyed our special Coral Beach Hotel hospitality and amazing sunsets and views and we hope to see you again soon. With kind regards, Glynis

Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

The location is perfect, surrounded by many interesting places around you like Slipway Shopping and dining area. The view from the window straight on the beautiful sea. No shops or restaurants around you within walking distance. The staff are so helpful and flexible specially when I asked them to switch my booking to the next day. In general, is a...

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Dear Lafi S Thank you for your kind and positive review of our hotel during your recent stay with us. I am delighted that you enjoyed a peaceful and relaxing stay with us and that you found our staff to be both helpful and accommodating. Thank you once again and we look forward to welcoming you back to our Hotel...

Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania
Reviewed 12 January 2017

On arrival at the airport there was no transport available as was requested. Mails was send to confirm additional to booking reference to transport. On returning to the airport charges were doubled on account, funny enough, overcharging always in favour of hotel.

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Dear johannesd208 Thank you for your review of our Hotel. It is with regret that we learn of your issues relating to transport and I apologise for this inconvenience. With regards to charges being doubled, this is not usual practice and I will certainly look into the matter. Thank you for staying with us and please contact me personally on...

Dar Es Salaam Region, Tanzania
Reviewed 4 January 2017

My entire stay at BW Coral Beach Hotel was fantastic; one All of the staff I encountered during my stay were very hospitable, kind and helpful. The food was great and appetizing. Terrific housekeeping staff; they kept the facility, including my room very neat and tidy. A very BIG 2016 New Year's Eve program organized by management and staff to...

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Dear sirwillie55 Thank you so much for your glowing review of our Hotel, Management team and Staff, after your recent stay with us. We appreciate your taking the time to comment so positively on your stay and we are delighted that you enjoyed our food, facilities and that you found your hotel bedroom to be comfortable and clean. Thank you...

Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 31 December 2016

My wife and I stayed at the BW Coral Beach Hotel for 3 nights - just prior to flying to Arusha for a safari. We had a very enjoyable stay. The hotel is very clean and comfortable. The staff are always eager to please. And the restaurant turns out some excellent food. The hotel is a short buds-buda / taxi...

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Dear Robin M Thank you for taking the time to write such a positive review of our Hotel after your recent stay with us. We are delighted that you enjoyed our restaurant food, location, comfortable and pristine hotel bedrooms and spectacular ocean views. Our staff are particularly thrilled to be so positively mentioned. Thank you once again for your recommendation...

Gonder, Ethiopia
Reviewed 28 December 2016

I went to Coral Beach Hotel for Christmas lunch with a friend. The Food and Beverage Manager and all of his staff were excellent. There were excellent salads, hot food, including turkey and gammon. There were also excellent deserts including small slices of Christmas cake and mince pies. There was also a chocolate fountain. The quality of the food was...

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Dear CarlosPeter Thank your for your kind and positive review of our Coral Beach Hotel Christmas Lunch. I am delighted that you enjoyed our traditional Christmas Lunch Menu and extras that we provided for our guests. Our Food & Beverage Management and Staff, as well as our Executive Chef and his team are thrilled that our guests enjoyed the food...

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Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
An Urban Seafront Boutique. Experience the Best Western Coral Beach Hotel, where you can enjoy breath-taking views of the Indian Ocean in a tranquil setting. Situated on the Msasani Peninsula, minutes away from City Center, our seafront boutique Hotel is a peaceful retreat where business and vacation travellers feel at home. In fact, our Heritage building was originally designed as a personal residence – a retreat from the hustle of the city.Today you can choose to relax in one of the 62 guest rooms including suites, with Swahili-infused tropical decor, luxurious beds, and large balconies with ocean views. Lounge on our pristine private beach overlooking the Dar Es Salaam Yacht Club, take a swim in our Seafront swimming pool, read a book in our Heritage wing library, or schedule an energetic work out with our gym instructor in our Fitness Center.Savour fresh local seafood and global cuisine at our Seafront Restaurant and enjoy a cool drink at our trendy Seahorse Bar and Lounge, with captivating sunsets over the Indian Ocean. Host your Conferences, Business, and Social Events, in our flexible Outdoor Event Space, Meeting Rooms, and large seafront Marquee Conference facilities with full catering, audio-visual support, and creative event coordinator. Stay connected with complimentary HI-Speed Internet. Have some more time? Explore local shops, or take a short boat ride from the nearby Slipway to the beautiful Bongoyo Island for a day of swimming, snorkeling, or island hiking. Awarded a TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence (2016), our team is dedicated to ensuring you have a memorable stay in Dar es Salaam. It's all waiting for you at the Best Western Coral Beach, your urban seafront retreat! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Best Western Coral Beach Hotel

Address: Coral Lane - Masaki | Msasani Peninsula - P.O.Box 2585, Dar es Salaam 2585, Tanzania
Region: Tanzania > Dar Es Salaam Region > Dar es Salaam
Price Range: $208 - $290 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Best Western Coral Beach Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 62
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Also Known As:
Hotel Coral Beach
Hotel Style:
#7 On the Beach Hotel in Dar es Salaam
#11 Luxury Hotel in Dar es Salaam
#13 Business Hotel in Dar es Salaam
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“Do without the balcony in the new wing, it is quieter on the weekend”
 of 5 bubbles maroc946, 9 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Choose a room with as sea view”
 of 5 bubbles CarlosPeter, 28 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Always make sure to request for a see view with a balcony :)”
 of 5 bubbles enochaarong, 19 Dec 2016 | Read review
“New wing of the hotel is really pretty and rooms on the third floor are very silent”
 of 5 bubbles Momo'Roma, 15 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Great Location”
 of 5 bubbles craigsV8928NT, 12 Nov 2016 | Read review
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