Hotel Slipway is ideally located just 7km from the Dar es Salaam city centre on the posh Msasani peninsula, right on the Indian Ocean overlooking Msasani Bay. It offers best value for money accommodation in this upmarket neighbourhood.
The hotel is integrated into the Slipway complex, which provides a wide range of amenities including various dining options and everything a traveler needs.
Within its vicinity is a selection of popular shopping, dining and nightlife destinations.
The rooms are a bit smaller compared to other options in downtown, yet the hotel provides all the superior amenities to make your stay comfortable.
The Hotel Slipway is the center of nightlife in the peninsula: several restaurants, stores, ATM, FOREX and a supermarket. Nonetheless the rooms are very quiet even Friday night.
On Saturday, you can take the ferry
service to Bongoyo Island.
The breakfast is very good, a bit skimpy in the fruit selection, yet the Spanish omelet is very tasty.
Overall service is very good, the night manager could have been a bit more professional the first night, yet the day staff is excellent.