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    Dar es Salaam Serena Hotel

    Ohio Street | P.O. Box 791, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
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    Reviewed 17 July 2015 via mobile

    I was went with my friends last month. my friends like indian food they enjoyed too much like prawns mashala too much delicius muuuuuhh . Friendly staff hotel atmosphare vary good and service also good .More

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    Response from SerenaHotels, Deputy General Manager at Dar es Salaam Serena Hotel

    Dear Krishana123, Thank you for taking time to review our hotel. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us. Its always a pleasure to receive positive feedback and your review will be shared with all the staff and especially our Indian Chef, Rakesh!...More

    Reviewed 16 July 2015 via mobile

    I stayed here just for a single night.. Reasonably good hotel.. Location is also good...service in the restaurant is prompt..Nothing to complain... Rooms are spacious..open to sky sitting area out side is quite good.. There was an Iftar party on the evening when I was...More

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    Response from SerenaHotels, Deputy General Manager at Dar es Salaam Serena Hotel

    Dear Mukeshshah_fine, Thank you for taking time to review our hotel. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us and your comments have been shared with all the staff. Our main aim is to consistently provide a truly unique Serena experience and we...More

    Reviewed 13 July 2015

    The hotel needs a bit of TLC but it is still in a winning location in the centre of town so makes a lot of sense if you are there on business. There is also a decent pool and gym and the restaurants are fine...More

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    Response from SerenaHotels, Deputy General Manager at Dar es Salaam Serena Hotel

    Dear Montydoro, Thank you for taking time to give us feedback about your recent stay. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us. We will soon be commencing a phased renovation from December this year which will greatly improve the physical outlook and...More

    Reviewed 9 July 2015

    Excellent security at the hotel. Welcoming staff and excellent facilities. There is a choice of restaurants at the hotel. It is also close to some of the international banks. Staff were friendly and efficient.More

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    Response from SerenaHotels, Deputy General Manager at Dar es Salaam Serena Hotel

    Dear Vikesh_Mistri, Thank you for taking time to share your experience with us - its always a pleasure to receive positive feedback! We strive to meet and exceed guests expectations and we are happy that we were able to succeed on this occasion. Once again,...More

    Reviewed 8 July 2015 via mobile

    This is one of my favourite Hotels! The staff has always been friendly. The breakfast selection is fenominal. I enjoy supper outside on either the patio or lawn. The chicken tikka masala is superb. I just find the hotel/airport transfer to be very expensive. I...More

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    Dear BertOosthuizen, Thank you for taking time to share your wonderful and detailed experience. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us and your comments will be shared with the entire team. We sincerely appreciate your patronage ad pledge to continue offering you...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Spa
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Minibar
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Spa
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    • Price range
    • US$223 - US$410 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #6 Luxury Hotel in Dar es Salaam
    • #10 Business Hotel in Dar es Salaam
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    PapaTosin
    Hi, my flight will arrive at 2:30am on the 11th of Feb. can i have an early check-in and I will also check-out around 3am on Monday 13th Feb since my flight is at 5am. I will need a clarification on the early check-in and the airport pick-up/drop-off thanks
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    Response from Sandip B | Reviewed this property |
    The hotel is very flexible but you put your request early and don't check in at 3 am at least 5 am they will request to have your breakfast following day or depends on your booking plan . No doubt Serena dar Es salaam is the... More
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    Do they store luggage
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    Response from Anas W | Reviewed this property |
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