Holiday Inn Dar Es Salaam City Centre

Azikiwe Street, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania | 3 star hotel
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Travel Blogs from Dar es Salaam

Our Farewell Day

A travel blog entry by cganong

We woke up early so we could jam in as much as possible. Raced to the trough then the beach. We snorkeled and enjoyed the ocean. We walked a long way on the beach searching for coral and shells. Found a number of starfish washed up on shore. One had 8 tentacles and one was bright red. Garfield said "Absolutely Not" when I suggested bringing one home. Our hotel allowed us a late checkout so we stayed at the beach as long as ...


A travel blog entry by alexobt

... end up being flung a foot into the air whenever the driver goes over a pothole or sleeping policeman. It's something to do with physics and gravity I think. You also want to sit next to a window to get full control of the supply of fresh air. If you let a local sit there they'll invariably demand to have it shut the whole journey as they're somewhat more well adjusted to the heat. You'll end up sweating profusely in the centre seat glaring resentfully at them and moping/mopping your brow.


Day Forty SIx

A travel blog entry by embelina

... task to be completed. I read for a while and write up what's happened over the last couple of days briefly in the back of my diary so I'll remember what to write when I actually come to tackling the blog.Dinner is plantain today, it's nice, but I'm still missing home food.After dinner, Manuella packs for her weekend in Arusha, Emilie sleeps and Leah stays downstairs for her final evening.

It's been really hot today, which I have definitely not welcomed. It's been a good day though. ...

Day Forty

A travel blog entry by embelina

... They're nice rooms too, not dissimilar to the ones we have at the Dar house.

On our way through we meet 2 of the volunteers who are staying at the house, we exchange names etc and then we tell them we're here for safari and will be going to Maasai land tomorrow (everytime I say it, it sounds magical and/or made up, like Never Never Land – NNL is obviously only magical). They ask if we're going to stay and then sort of ...

Day Thirty Three

A travel blog entry by embelina


... here I understand), but he's done more. Whiskey doesn't seem wholly appropriate but I'm not giving him money as that can be taken as insulting, and what else am I going to get him from here, a mango?

We go back to the house and wait for a while, then I get impatient and say I'm just going to wait at the police station. We wait for about 30 minutes. I see a piki-piki go past with 3 people on it, and do a double take - PC Mosa said he was coming by ...

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This 3 star hotel, located on Azikiwe Street, Dar es Salaam, is near National Museum, Village Museum, and Nyumba ya Sanaa.
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    TravelPod Member ReviewsHoliday Inn Dar Es Salaam City Centre

    Reviewed by ayan-j

    Decent hotel at medium price

    Reviewed Mar 27, 2011
    by (7 reviews) The Hague , Netherlands Flag of Netherlands

    Moden and clean rooms, bed is a tiny bit too hard, great shower, nice rooftop bar, and very friendly staff!

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    TripAdvisor Reviews Holiday Inn Dar Es Salaam City Centre

    3.50 of 5 stars Very Good