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Hotel Description

A family-friendly stay in Dar es Salaam awaits you at Hotel Slipway. You'll be steps from The Slipway and 3 km (1.8 mi) from Nyumba ya Sanaa. Highlights at this beachfront hotel include 4 restaurants, 4 bars/lounges and a full-service spa.

You can enjoy flat-screen TVs with cable channels, and all 72 rooms feature free WiFi, furnished balconies and sofa beds. Minibars provide refreshments, and in-room dining is easy with amenities like fridges and room service. You'll find nice touches like free toiletries and premium bedding to enhance your stay. Free bottled water, safes and hairdryers are also available.

A day of pampering at Ocean Spa can include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, body wraps and body scrubs along with access to the sauna. The restaurant, Waterfront, serves international cuisine and is open for lunch and dinner. The hotel's own beach bar and poolside bar are nice places to enjoy a drink. Spend the day at the beach and enjoy the on-site outdoor swimming pool, marina and nightclub. Additionally, you'll find a casino, free WiFi in public areas and a health club. Free full breakfast is available daily between 6:30 AM and 10 AM. There's also free self parking, along with the convenience of an airport shuttle.

With a stay at this 4-star Masaki hotel, you'll be 3.1 km (1.9 mi) from Msasani Bay Beach and 3.5 km (2.1 mi) from Little Theatre.

Standard Double Room

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
AU$164* Per night/room 16 Dec. - 17 Dec.

Executive Suite

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Executive Double Room

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Executive Double Room, Sea View

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Executive Suite, Sea View

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Reviews from Trip Advisor

Trip Advisor aggregated rating

69.0% of guests recommend out of 453 reviews

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Property Features

Hotel Slipway offers its guests a full-service spa, a marina, and an outdoor pool. There are 4 restaurants and 2 coffee shops/cafés, as well as a nearby corner/local shop. You can enjoy a drink at one of the bars, which include 4 bars/lounges, A beach bar, and A poolside bar. Free breakfast is served daily. Public spaces have free WiFi and wired Internet. You'll find a business centre on site. A casino, a health club, and a nightclub are also featured at the family-friendly Hotel Slipway. A round-trip airport shuttle (available 24 hours) and an area shuttle are available for a fee. Free self parking is available. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 4-star Dar es Salaam hotel.

  • 72 guestrooms or units
  • 3 levels
  • 2 buildings
  • 4 dining venues
  • 4 bars or lounges
  • 2 coffee shops
  • Built in 2015
  • Full breakfast (free)
  • Casino
  • Nightclub
  • Bar on the beach
  • Bar by the pool
  • Kid's club (surcharge)
  • Supervised kids' activities (surcharge)
  • Childcare (surcharge)
  • Poolside lounge chairs
  • Umbrellas for the pool
  • Business facilities
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-in
  • Staff members are multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Wedding services available
  • Library
  • Corner/local shop
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • Gift shop
  • Beauty salon
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • ATM
  • Bellhop
  • Lift
  • Smoking in designated areas

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Outdoor pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Grocery/convenience store
  • Laundry facilities
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Playground on site
  • Sofa bed
  • Refrigerator
  • Free cribs/infant beds

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Parking

Free long-term parking , Free self parking

Transport

  • Airport: Dar es Salaam (DAR-Julius Nyerere Intl.) (19 km / 11.8 mi)
  • Train station: Dar Es Salaam Central Station (9.3 km / 5.8 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Airport shuttle and area shuttle
  • Parking: Free self parking and extended parking

Room Amenities

Hotel Slipway offers 72 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with minibars and laptop-compatible safes. Rooms open to furnished balconies. This accommodation is furnished with double sofa beds and desks. Beds feature premium bedding. Flat-screen televisions come with premium cable channels. Bathrooms include complimentary toiletries and a hairdryer. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottles of water and blackout curtains. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

  • Private balcony (furnished)
  • Pull-out sofa bed
  • Minibar
  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • Flat-screen television
  • Cable channels
  • Premium channels
  • Fridge
  • Electric kettle
  • Luxury bedding
  • Cribs (free)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hairdryer
  • Laptop safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Climate control

Food & Drink

Guests are served a free full breakfast daily from 6:30 AM to 10 AM.

Waterfront – This beachfront restaurant specialises in international cuisine and serves lunch and dinner.

The Terrace – This poolside fine-dining restaurant specialises in international cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Paparazzi – This restaurant specialises in Italian cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Spa Services

  • Number of treatment rooms 4
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Body wraps
  • Body treatments
  • Body scrubs
  • Facial treatments
  • Hot stone massage
  • Deep tissue massage
  • Sauna in spa
  • Spa tub in spa
  • Steam room in spa
  • Minimum age to access spa is 12
  • Massages

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

24-hour airport shuttle service is available. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Airport transport is offered 24 hours a day. Fees may apply. Please make arrangements in advance by contacting the property.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • No pets allowed

Policies

Guests must contact this hotel in advance to reserve a crib (infant bed). Please contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

  • Debit cards not accepted
  • 24-hour check-in

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • A tax is imposed by the city: USD 1.50 per person, per night

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property, but they may vary based on length of stay or the room booked.

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 35.00 per vehicle (one way)

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Hotel Slipway Dar es Salaam
  • Slipway Dar es Salaam
  • Hotel Slipway Hotel
  • Hotel Slipway Dar es Salaam
  • Hotel Slipway Hotel Dar es Salaam

You should know

  • Hotel Slipway offers transfers from the airport (fees may apply). Please contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation with your arrival details prior to travel.
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