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    Iris Hotel Dar Es Salaam

    Livingstone / Amani Street, Dar es Salaam 42771, Tanzania
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    Overview
    • Excellent22%
    • Very good32%
    • Average23%
    • Poor11%
    • Terrible12%
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    “budget hotel” (13 reviews)
    “taxi pickup” (2 reviews)
    “aircon fan” (2 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    1 - 5 of 144 reviews

    Reviewed 1 August 2017

    We left our room for two hours during the day and someone broke in, rummaged through our belongings, and stole $400 USD. This was the only money we had left for the rest of our travels. I hope that no other hotel guest has to...More

    Thank Chrijans6
    Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

    Hotel is in a strange neighborhood, next to the construction site. I was pleasantly surprised by the nice and clean room. The bathroom is unusual for us, but normal for such a land. Choice of breakfast is rich. The staff is very friendly and helpful....More

    Thank Jana L
    Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

    This is an amazing hotel the rooms are nice and prices are reasonable the breakfast was nice especially the steak and chips for lunch the staff are very helpful especially Barnabas and Winnie overall I recommend this hotel

    Thank sahil r
    Response from Saleh H, Public Relations Manager at Iris Hotel Dar Es SalaamResponded 5 June 2017

    Dear Esteemed Guest, We thank you for your sincere review and look forward to your continued support, we would like to welcome you again to Iris Hotel. Thank you

    Reviewed 2 June 2017

    There was everything what I could imagine for 15 USD/person/ 1 night Rooms where clean (of course as for African standards), bathroom old but clean. Staff was helpful. Good location,20 minutes on foot on foot to the ferry, near kariakoo market (we heard that's not...More

    Thank Paulina A
    Response from Saleh H, Public Relations Manager at Iris Hotel Dar Es SalaamResponded 5 June 2017

    Dear Esteemed Guest, We thank you for your sincere review and look forward to your continued support, we would like to welcome you again to Iris Hotel. Thank you

    Reviewed 1 June 2017

    During our stay this hotel was changing hands (from the Bedroom Hotel). We chose this hotel based on the its location for walking around Dar es Salaam. We had some issues checking in due to our online booking. I suggest keeping proof of booking on...More

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    Thank Erica K
    Response from Saleh H, Public Relations Manager at Iris Hotel Dar Es SalaamResponded 2 June 2017

    Dear Esteemed Guest, We thank you for your sincere review and look forward to your continued support, we would like to welcome you again to Iris Hotel. Thank you

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Spa
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Laundry Service
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    • Air Conditioning
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    • Spa
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    • Price range
    • US$29 - US$42 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel Style
    • #9 Spa Hotel in Dar es Salaam
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 86
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    • Tanzania >
    • Dar Es Salaam Region >
    • Dar es Salaam
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    Room Tips
    "All rooms are same. But check the rooms before you check-in. And check the bed mattress. Ask for a room that..."
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    "room on the south side are quieter"
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    "Stay on a higher floor. Street traffic at peak is loud."
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    "Rooms at the end of the corridors (mine was a x01) are larger than other rooms."
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