Room type

Standard Room

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)

Get an overview of this hotel4-star hotel with 2 restaurants and free breakfast

Location

Located in the heart of Dar es Salaam, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of National Museum of Tanzania, Dar es Salaam Botanical Gardens, and Dar es Salaam International Conference Centre. Askari Monument and Azania Front Lutheran Church are also within 15 minutes.

Hotel Features

Along with 2 restaurants, this hotel has an outdoor pool and a fitness center. Free full breakfast, free WiFi in public areas, and free valet parking are also provided. Other amenities include a bar/lounge, a conference center, and coffee/tea in the lobby.

Room Amenities

All 152 rooms offer free WiFi, 24-hour room service, and TVs with satellite channels. Separate bathtubs and showers, coffee makers, and free newspapers are among the other amenities available to guests.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Southern Sun Dar es Salaam features an outdoor pool and a fitness center. Dining is available at one of the hotel's 2 restaurants. The property also offers a grocery/convenience store. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast each morning. A computer station is located on site and high-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary.

Business amenities at this 4-star property consist of a business center, limo/town car service, and a meeting room. Event facilities measuring 516 square feet (48 square meters) include a conference center and conference space. This Dar es Salaam hotel also offers a terrace, tour/ticket assistance, and multilingual staff. For a surcharge, the property provides a roundtrip airport shuttle (available 24 hours), a ferry terminal shuttle, and a shopping center shuttle. Limited complimentary onsite parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis. The property may provide extended parking privileges to guests after check-out (surcharge).

Southern Sun Dar es Salaam has designated areas for smoking.

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

  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Grocery/convenience store  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Outdoor pool  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking, Free valet parking, RV, bus, truck parking, Parking (limited spaces)

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Desk 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room massage available 
  • In-room safe 
  • Phone 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Separate bathtub and shower 
  • Television 
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Where to Eat

A complimentary full breakfast is served each morning between 5 AM and 10 AM.

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

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

24-hour room service is available.

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Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool and a fitness center.

  • Golfing nearby 

Spa Services

  • Massages 

Accessibility

To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessibility equipment for the deaf 
  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Accessible path of travel 
  • Accessible parking 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Check-in time ends at midnight

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

Pets allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit 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.

No rollaway/extra beds available

Parking height restrictions apply

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Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Airport shuttle fee: TZS 25 per vehicle (one way)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

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. Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

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