Southern Sun Hotel - Dar es Salaam

P.O. Box 80022 Garden Avenue, Dar Es Salaam, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania  show map
 4 stars
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Southern Sun Hotel - Dar es Salaam

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

Valet parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

A la carte restaurant

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

Overview

Situated near shops and a market, the 4-star Southern Sun Hotel welcomes guests with 152 elegant rooms. Built in 2011, the welcoming hotel was renovated in 2012.

Notable for its location in Kivukoni of Dar es Salaam, the hotel provides access to Water World, Kunduchi Wet 'N' Wild Water Park and Village Museum within 25 minutes' walk. The property is located within a 30-minute walk to the center of Dar es Salaam.

The hotel boasts close proximity to casinos and restaurants.

20 minutes' walk to Central Railway train station. 15 minutes' drive from International airport.

Rooms

The rooms in Southern Sun Hotel come with a private safe, a mini bar, individual climate control, complimentary wireless internet and satellite television. Bathrooms are fitted with a shower, a bathtub and complimentary toiletries.

Eat & Drink

There is a restaurant serving fusion dishes on site. The lobby bar serves coffee and tea. Offering various dining options, Baraza and Movenpick Royal Palm are about 5-minute walk away.

Services

Aside from parking, a baggage storage and a souvenir shop, guests can make use of concierge service, 24-hour room service and 24-hour reception.

Relax

The beach facilities include outdoor chaise lounges, umbrellas and towels. Active travelers will appreciate a fitness centre and a gym available on site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free private parking is possible on site.

Year renovated:   2012.  Number of floors:   6.  Number of rooms:   152.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Public areas with access for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Bicycle storage
  • Fireplace
  • Lobby
  • Multilingual staff
  • Smoke detectors

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center
  • Tennis court
  • Golf course

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • Valet parking
  • Room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Limousine service
  • Medical facilities service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Shoe shine service
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • In-room breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Computer rental
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Paid babysitting/ Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Garden area
  • BBQ facilities
  • Television in lobby
  • Reflex massage

Room view

  • Garden view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Living room
  • Terrace
  • Balcony
  • Wardrobe
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Chaise lounges
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Shared bathroom
  • Separate tub and shower
  • Steam shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Room toiletries

Media

  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  11 am

Check-out

  • until  2 pm

Children and extra beds

  • One child under the age of 16 may stay at the price of USD 25 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel Southern Sun Hotel - Dar es Salaam Dar es Salaam location
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Hotel Address:

P.O. Box 80022 Garden Avenue, Dar Es Salaam, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

Get directions
City Center
  • Dar es Salaam
    1.9 mi
Airports
  • International (DAR)
    7.8 mi
Train Stations
  • Central Railway Station
    1.1 mi
Restaurants
  • Baraza
    100 ft
  • Akemi (cuisine: Contemporary, Continental, European)
    1700 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  11 am
  • Check-out:
    until  2 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2012
  • Number of floors:
    6
  • Number of rooms:
    152

Rooms and availability

Southern Sun photos Room
Standard Double Room
Bed type: King-size bed
Size: 370 sq. feet
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  • Air conditioning
  • Shower
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This air-conditioned room has a garden view and comes equipped with tea-and-coffee-making facilities, a TV and minibar. The private bathroom includes a bath and shower.

Room facilities
    Southern Sun photos Room
    Executive Double Room
    Bed type: King-size bed
    Size: 435 sq. feet
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    • Air conditioning
    • Shower
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    This air-conditioned room has a garden view and comes equipped with tea-and-coffee-making facilities, a TV and minibar. The private bathroom includes a bath and shower.

    Room facilities

      How to reach hotel

      hotel Southern Sun Hotel - Dar es Salaam Dar es Salaam location
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      Hotel Address:

      P.O. Box 80022 Garden Avenue, Dar Es Salaam, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

      Get directions
      City Center
      • Dar es Salaam
        1.9 mi
      Airports
      • International (DAR)
        7.8 mi
      Train Stations
      • Central Railway Station
        1.1 mi
      Restaurants
      • Baraza
        100 ft
      • Akemi (cuisine: Contemporary, Continental, European)
        1700 ft
      Hotel information
      • Check-in:
        from  11 am
      • Check-out:
        until  2 pm
      • Year renovated:
        2012
      • Number of floors:
        6
      • Number of rooms:
        152

      Southern Sun Location

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      Local attractions

      • Water World - 1.4 mi
        Mtongani, Dar es Salaam
      • Dar Es Salaam Zoo - 3.8 mi
        22565 DSM, Dar es Salaam
      • Kunduchi Wet 'N' Wild Water Park - 3.4 mi
        Mtongani, Kunduchi Beach, Dar es Salaam
      • Village Museum - 4.0 mi
        along Bagamoyo Road in Kijitonyama, Dar es Salaam

      Near the hotel

      • National Museum - 900 ft
        Shaaban Robert Street, Dar es Salaam

        Restaurants nearby

        • Baraza - 100 ft

          Address: Holiday Inn
          Phone: 213 7575

          82% likes this, based on 32 reviews

        • Movenpick Royal Palm - 1700 ft

          Address: Ohio St, Kisutu
          Phone: 211 2416

          59% likes this, based on 26 reviews

        • Debonairs Pizza - 1700 ft

          Address: cnr Samora Ave & Ohio St

        • Akemi - 1700 ft

          Address: Ohio St
          Phone: 0687 360 360

          74% likes this, based on 35 reviews
          Cuisine: Contemporary, Continental, European
          Price Range: USD 12 - USD 102

        • Steers - 1700 ft

          Address: cnr Samora Ave. & Ohio St.

        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  11 am
        • Check-out:
          until  2 pm
        • Year renovated:
          2012
        • Number of floors:
          6
        • Number of rooms:
          152
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        How to reach hotel

        hotel Southern Sun Hotel - Dar es Salaam Dar es Salaam location
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        Hotel Address:

        P.O. Box 80022 Garden Avenue, Dar Es Salaam, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Dar es Salaam
          1.9 mi
        Airports
        • International (DAR)
          7.8 mi
        Train Stations
        • Central Railway Station
          1.1 mi
        Restaurants
        • Baraza
          100 ft
        • Akemi (cuisine: Contemporary, Continental, European)
          1700 ft
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  11 am
        • Check-out:
          until  2 pm
        • Year renovated:
          2012
        • Number of floors:
          6
        • Number of rooms:
          152