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Southern Sun Dar es Salaam

Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

The Southern Sun Dar es Salaam is situated on a quiet leafy street near the botanical gardens.

An international style hotel it has 152 well appointed rooms with air-conditioning, TV, phone, minibar, electronic safe and en-suite bathrooms. There are two restaurants, one of which The Baraza Bar and Grill, is very popular with local residents. There is a small pool in the gardens, a fitness room, gift shop and business center.

The hotel is a five minute walk from the center of town and thus well situated for exploring. Our agents in Dar — Kearsley Tours and Safaris — have an office on the first floor of the hotel and can help you arrange taxis, restaurant reservations and any other local information you might need.


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    Where possible, we like to offer a range of accommodation for each stop of your trip, chosen by our specialists as some of their favorite places to stay. To help you make the right choice, we give each property a rating based on its facilities and service, but we also look for hotels with distinct character or a location that can’t be bettered.

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      Oyster Bay Hotel


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