Southern Sun Dar es Salaam

Self Rated: 4.0 out of 5
1 Garden Avenue, PO Box 80022, Dar Es Salaam, 0000, Tanzania
4.5 out of 5 rating 810 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.5

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Property Details

Property Location

A stay at Southern Sun Dar es Salaam places you in the heart of Dar es Salaam, within a 5-minute walk of Julius Nyerere International Conference Centre and National Museum of Tanzania. This 4-star hotel is 0.3 mi (0.5 km) from Dar es Salaam Botanical Gardens and 0.5 mi (0.7 km) from Dar es Salaam International Conference Centre.

Rooms

Make yourself at home in one of the 152 air-conditioned guestrooms. Wireless Internet access (surcharge) keeps you connected, and satellite programming is available for your entertainment. Private bathrooms with separate bathtubs and showers feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include phones, as well as safes and desks.

Amenities

Be sure to enjoy recreational amenities including an outdoor pool and a fitness center. This hotel also features complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and babysitting/childcare (surcharge). Guests can get to nearby shops on the shuttle (surcharge).

Dining

Enjoy international cuisine at Kivulini, one of the hotel's 2 restaurants, or stay in and take advantage of the 24-hour room service. Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at the bar/lounge. A complimentary full breakfast is served daily from 5 AM to 10 AM.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include a business center, limo/town car service, and express check-in. Planning an event in Dar es Salaam? This hotel has 516 square feet (48 square meters) of space consisting of a conference center and a meeting room. For a surcharge, guests may use a roundtrip airport shuttle (available 24 hours) and a ferry terminal shuttle.

Attractions

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Julius Nyerere International Conference Centre - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
National Museum of Tanzania - 0.4 km / 0.2 mi
Dar es Salaam Botanical Gardens - 0.4 km / 0.3 mi
Dar es Salaam International Conference Centre - 0.7 km / 0.4 mi
Askari Monument - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
Azania Front Lutheran Church - 1 km / 0.6 mi
Atiman House - 1.2 km / 0.8 mi
Kivukoni Fish Market - 1.3 km / 0.8 mi
Zanzibar Ferry Terminal - 1.4 km / 0.9 mi
St Joseph's Cathedral - 1.5 km / 0.9 mi
Uhuru Monument - 2.1 km / 1.3 mi
Kariakoo Market - 2.6 km / 1.6 mi
Port of Dar es Salaam - 3.5 km / 2.2 mi
Ilala Market - 4.1 km / 2.5 mi
Little Theatre - 4.7 km / 2.9 mi

The preferred airport for Southern Sun Dar es Salaam is Dar es Salaam (DAR-Julius Nyerere Intl.) - 11.9 km / 7.4 mi

Check-in time starts at 2pm. Check-out time is 11am.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.


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

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.


  • This property offers transfers from the ferry terminal and airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 72 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • Parking height restrictions apply.

You'll 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 have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.


The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: USD 0.01 per stay (rates may vary)
  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 35.40 per vehicle (one way)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Features
  • -Fireplace in lobby
  • -Free self parking
  • -In-room accessibility
  • -Roll-in shower
  • -Accessible bathroom
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -Porter/bellhop
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Conference space
  • -Gift shops or newsstand
  • -Concierge services
  • -Outdoor pool
  • -Elevator/lift
  • -Bar/lounge
  • -Business center
  • -Free breakfast
  • -Fitness facilities
  • -Grocery/convenience store
  • -Free newspapers in lobby
  • -Television in common areas
  • -Coffee/tea in common areas
  • -Computer station
  • -Limo or Town Car service available
  • -Multilingual staff
  • -One meeting room
  • -RV, bus, truck parking
  • -Terrace
  • -Conference center
  • -Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • -Designated smoking areas
  • -Parking (limited spaces)
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • -Pool sun loungers
  • -Pool umbrellas
  • -Free valet parking
  • -Shopping center shuttle (surcharge)
  • -Ferry terminal shuttle (surcharge)
  • -Number of floors - 5
  • -Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • -Conference space size (meters) - 48
  • -Number of restaurants - 2
  • -Year Built - 2001
  • -Total number of rooms - 152
  • -Conference space size (feet) - 516
  • -Express check-in
  • -Express check-out
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Garden