In the heart of Dar es Salaam, set in a magnificent lush tropical garden stands Dar Es Salaam Serena Hotel. It is an oasis of tranquility with luxurious amenities for the discerning traveler. It is located a short distance from the Indian Ocean. Dar es Salaam Serena is the ideal venue for both corporate and social events.

Dar Es Salaam Serena Hotel has a total of 230 Rooms and Suites. The room configurations are as follows:

  • 125 Standard Rooms
  • 56 Superior Rooms
  • 25 Executive Rooms
  • 11 Executive Ocean View Rooms
  • 8 Executive Suites
  • 4 Diplomatic Suites
  • 1 Presidential Suite

The main In Room facilities include: King Size Bed/ Twin beds, en suite bathroom, Air Conditioning (controlled in room), Connecting rooms, Safe, Large desk, Sitting area, Hairdryer, Cable television,  Video on demand, Coffee/tea maker, Minibar.

Note: The Executive Rooms have their own Executive Lounge.

Dining and Bar
Dining at the Dar es Salaam Serena Hotel is a truly memorable experience since there are various types of dining options ranging from fine dining to casual. The venues include:

  • Jahazi – Mediterranean inspired
  • Serengeti Restaurant
  • Island Trader Bar & Restaurant
  • Kibo Bar & Restaurant
  • Baker’s Basket – Coffee shop


  • Swimming pool
  • Dedicated event and conference centre
  • Business Centre, travel desk, taxi and limousine service
  • Wedding planning service
  • Gift Shop, news-stand and travel requisites kiosk
  • Baby-sitting, family rooms, children’s dining/menus
  • Non-smoking rooms/  Smoking Rooms available
  • Floral services
  • 24-hour generator back-up
  • Concierge services
  • Extensive secure parking
  • Health Club and Spa
  • Team-building programmes
  • Weddings & Honeymoons
  • Executive Lounge on the 7th Floor
  • Car Rental
  • Tanzanite Jewellery Shop
  • 18 hole Golf Course nearby

Conference, Meetings and Events    
The Dar es Salaam Serena Hotel is a great place to hold both your social events and corporate ones too. Incentive groups can be accommodated. All amenities are available for your events: PA system, table microphones, cordless microphones, TV/Video/DVD, LCD projector/screen, podium, white boards/flip charts and markers, WiFi connectivity and more.

In the garden at Dar Es Salaam Serena Hotel there is a garden marquee with a large private garden area suitable for a wedding, banquet or reception.

This is a family friendly hotel with interconnecting rooms, children’s meals and babysitting facilities.

The eco view
Waste recycling; pollution-reduction and non-CFC use; low energy-use devices and heat recovery systems.