The Dar Es Salaam Serena Hotel offers comfortable accommodation and a variety of facilities and services that are sure to meet your needs whether you're on a relaxing holiday or business trip. The hotel is set in tropical gardens, in the heart of Dar Es Salaam's city centre.

Explore the bustling city and markets of Dar es Salaam, the vibrant nightlife and the fascinating culture. Enjoy the hotel's fitness centre and sauna, and there are both tennis and squash courts nearby. If you'd prefer just to sit back and take it easy, you can relax in the shade of a parasol and sip a cool drink on the poolside terrace.


  • Situated in bustling Dar es Salaam
  • Set in lush tropical gardens
  • In-house gym, sauna & salon
  • Fantastic dining options in the hotel
  • Convenient access to many attractions

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Enjoy an afternoon working out in the fitness centre or swimming some laps in the outdoor swimming pool. Otherwise, just sit back and take it easy, relaxing in the shade of a parasol and sipping a cool drink on the poolside terrace.

The hotel tour desk will take care of all your travel needs including game watching and nature excursions in the Selous Game Reserve, Serengeti National Park or the Ngorongoro Crater.

General Facilities

    Swimming Pool
    Secure Parking
    Babysitting service available
    Wi-fi available
    Beauty or wellness therapist
    Laundry service
    Tennis Court


Jahazi is the hotel's Italian restaurant and offers a taste of traditional Italy in a modern decor.

The Serengeti Restaurant serves breakfast, lunch and themed buffet dinners, as well as international cuisine from an à la carte menu. Kiko Bar is similar to a traditional English pub and serves imported beer and light meals.

The Island Trader Bar and Bakers Basket serve light meals, snacks and refreshments which may be enjoyed on the hotel terrace.

Standard Room

The Standard Rooms at the Dar Es Salaam Serena offer a king-sized or two single beds, along with an en suite bathroom, and air-conditioning. The rooms also include a working station and a sitting area with views of the bustling city.

Standard Room AMENITIES

    Air conditioning
    Safe in room
    Tea & coffee-making facilities
    Twin bed available
    Wi-fi available in room
    24-hour room service
    Mini bar
    En-suite bath and shower

Other Room Types

The Superior Rooms have a king-sized bed or two single beds with a work station and sitting area off to the side. These rooms overlook the garden and golf course, and feature an en suite bathroom and free internet access.

For something more special, the Executive Suite offers a bedroom with a king-size bed, living room and a comfortable seating space with views overlooking the beautiful hotel garden and adjacent golf course.

The 98m² Diplomatic Suite features a king-sized bed and a spacious living and dining area, pantry, and guest bathroom. This suite overlooks the beautiful hotel garden and is adjacent to the golf course.

The opulent Presidential Suite contains a bedroom with a king-size bed, dressing room, and a large bathroom, as well as a dining area, fully stocked kitchen and guest bathroom. The Presidential Suite offers exceptional views over the hotel garden, golf course and the Indian Ocean in the distance.


  • Day tours
  • Cooking lessons
  • Jogging trails
  • dates rates from board basis
  • 01 Jan 2017 - 31 Dec 2017 $185 Bed & Breakfast
  • 01 Jan 2018 - 31 Dec 2018 $190 Bed & Breakfast

Our rates are per person sharing unless we note differently.

Please note, additional room types are also available. Superior Room,Executive Ocean View Room,Executive Room,Executive Suite Request a quote for rate detail

Please treat all pricing as a guide only:

  • All rates are subject to availability and may change without notice
  • Single supplements may apply
  • Rates may be different for different room types
  • The most competitive rates for accommodation are available in our tailored packages

Request a quote or speak to one of our African Safari Experts for the best, most current rates available.

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Liesel van Zyl

Liesel van Zyl

Product Manager

"In the heart of this vibrant city lies an elegant high-rise hotel with lovely views over tropical gardens, sporting enough of its own facilities to keep you entertained both inside and outside."



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