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Southern Sun Dar es Salaam, Dar es Salaam

4-star4 stars

1 Garden Avenue, PO Box 80022, Dar es Salaam, 0000, Tanzania

4-star hotel in Kivukoni with 2 restaurants, outdoor pool
  • Free full breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking
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Main amenities

  • 152 guestrooms
  • Near the beach
  • 2 restaurants
  • Outdoor pool
  • Fitness center
  • Conference center
  • Airport shuttle
  • Childcare
  • Terrace
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
  • Air conditioning
  • Free full breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking

For families

  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Babysitting or childcare
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Private bathroom
  • Separate bathtub and shower
  • Television

What’s around

  • In Kivukoni
  • Julius Nyerere International Conference Centre - 3 min walk
  • National Museum of Tanzania - 5 min walk
  • Dar es Salaam Botanical Gardens - 6 min walk
  • Dar es Salaam International Conference Centre - 9 min walk
  • Askari Monument - 10 min walk
  • Azania Front Lutheran Church - 13 min walk
  • Atiman House - 15 min walk
  • Kivukoni Fish Market - 16 min walk
  • St Joseph's Cathedral - 17 min walk
  • Zanzibar Ferry Terminal - 20 min walk
More about the area

Very Good 8.4

WiFi

Good internet service

Breakfast

Tasty breakfast

Service

Fantastic service

Comfort

Comfortable

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Southern Sun Dar es Salaam, Dar es Salaam

from $164
  • Standard Room
  • Executive Room

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 152 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 5 floors

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time 2 PM-midnight
  • Check-out time is 11 AM
  • Express check-in/out
24-hour airport shuttle service is available. Contact the property in advance to get details.

Required at check in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

Travelling with others

Children

  • Babysitting/childcare *

Pets

  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms

Transportation

Transfers

  • Airport shuttle (available 24 hours) *

  • Ferry terminal shuttle *

Parking

  • Free valet parking (limited)

  • Extended parking

Offsite

  • Shopping center shuttle *
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink

  • Free full breakfast daily
  • 2 restaurants
  • Bar/lounge
  • 24-hour room service
  • Coffee/tea in a common area

Things to do

  • Outdoor pool
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Fitness facilities
  • Golfing nearby
  • Pool umbrellas

Working away

  • Business center
  • Conference space
  • Conference space size (feet) -
  • Conference space size (meters) -
  • One meeting room
  • Conference center
  • Computer station

Services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Limo or Town Car service available
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop

Facilities

  • Number of buildings/towers -
  • Year Built
  • Elevator/lift
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Television in common areas

Accessibility

  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower

In the room

Home comforts

  • Air conditioning
  • Coffee/tea maker

Things to enjoy

  • In-room massage available

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Separate bathtub and shower
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Be entertained

  • TV
  • Satellite TV channels

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free newspaper
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone

More

  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Special features

Dining

Kivulini - This restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves breakfast only.

Baraza - This restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Southern Sun Dar es Salaam, Dar es Salaam’s small print

Also known as

  • Dar es Salaam Southern Sun
  • Southern Sun Dar es Salaam
  • Southern Sun Hotel Dar es Salaam
  • Southern Sun Dar es Salaam Hotel

Policies

Parking height restrictions apply.

For transfers, guests must contact the property 72 hours prior to arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

Mandatory fees

You’ll be asked to pay the following charges at check in or check out:

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

Optional extras

Babysitting/childcare is available for an extra charge

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of USD 35.40 per vehicle (one way)

Ferry terminal shuttle service is offered for an extra charge

Shopping center shuttle service is offered for an extra charge

We have included all charges provided to us by this hotel. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

What’s around Southern Sun Dar es Salaam, Dar es Salaam

Landmarks

  • In Kivukoni
  • Julius Nyerere International Conference Centre - 3 min walk
  • National Museum of Tanzania - 5 min walk
  • Dar es Salaam Botanical Gardens - 6 min walk
  • Dar es Salaam International Conference Centre - 9 min walk
  • Askari Monument - 10 min walk
  • Azania Front Lutheran Church - 13 min walk
  • Atiman House - 15 min walk

Getting around

  • Dar es Salaam (DAR-Julius Nyerere Intl.) - 42 min drive
  • Dar Es Salaam Central Station - 22 min walk
  • Free self parking
  • Free valet parking
  • Extended parking
  • Limited parking
  • RV, bus, and truck parking
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Ferry terminal shuttle
  • Shopping center shuttle (surcharge)
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Recent reviews

Very Good 8.4 From 47 reviews

Southern Sun Dar es Salaam, Dar es Salaam
Very Good8.0
Day Room Layover
I came after a safari and trip to Zanzibar while waiting for my international flight home. It was perfect for my needs.
A Traveler, us1 night trip
Southern Sun Dar es Salaam, Dar es Salaam
Very Good8.0
Awesome stay
Great!
A Traveler, us4 night trip
Southern Sun Dar es Salaam, Dar es Salaam
Very Good8.0
Staff were very helpful and accommodating.
Nhan, us1 night trip
Southern Sun Dar es Salaam, Dar es Salaam
Exceptional10.0
The hotel has a nice patio and pool but unfortunately the pool was too cold for swimming despite the hot air temp. There was a direct entrance to the Botanical Garden next door and a great array of bird life and bats on the premises to observe as wildlife. Restaurant and bar were great
Barbara, us1 night trip
Southern Sun Dar es Salaam, Dar es Salaam
Very Good8.0
Not that satisfactory...!!
RAJKUMAR, us2 night business trip

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Southern Sun Dar es Salaam, Dar es Salaam

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