The Protea Hotel Courtyard main building was built in 1948 which was then known as the ‘Sea View Hotel.’ They maintained the original, colonial features throughout the hotel, including the current guest rooms which were built later on.  Protea Hotel Courtyard offers affordable accommodation in Dar es Salaam, the financial hub of Tanzania. This makes Protea Hotel Courtyard one of the most preferred hotels by both corporate and leisure travelers. All rooms are built around a beautiful, lush, green courtyard with the cleanest swimming pool in Dar es Salaam.

Protea Hotels Courtyard Dar es Salaam in located 2km from the city centre, opposite the Presidential Palace and a stone’s throw from the beach. The fact that it is  located only 12kms from the Airport, 3 kms from the city centre, 500 metres away from a tranquil, beautiful beach and the Aga Khan Hospital. It is a few minutes from the airport and 20 minutes to the Zanzibar Ferry – 2km.

Protea Hotel Courtyard emphasize on comfort, hospitality, courteous service and Smoking and Non smoking rooms. All 52 en-suite rooms are tastefully decorated. The hotel offers:

  • 47 Superior rooms
  • 4 Deluxe rooms
  • 1 Suite

All furnished with traditional, colonial furniture. The imported 100% cotton bathroom linen and exceptional toiletries warrant a good shower after a long day at work, while the exquisite hand crafted Tiffany lights creates a beautiful ambiance. The high quality bed linen and comfortable mattresses ensure a good rest.

All rooms are equipped with modern amenities including 32 inch LCD TV offering satellite TV channels ( DSTV), Electronic door locks with double lock, personal electronic (laptop friendly) safe, mini bar, Room service (24 hrs), Laundry and dry wash, Daily complimentary newspapers, Toiletries, and Direct Dialling enabled telephones. If you need a little refreshment, a welcome tray with facility to make your own tea and coffee is supplied (refreshed every day). HOT SPOT: – all rooms are WIFI ready-complimentary service for hotel guests.

Wining and dining facilities comprise: –

  • Langi Langi Restaurant, seating up to 70 guests is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner.
  • The Jahazi Bar is open daily from 11h00 to 23.00 and serves a variety of drinks as well as light meals.
  • Open House Cake and Coffee shop is open 24 hours and offers beverages, light meals, delicious cakes and pastries.
  • Room Service is available 24 hours a day.


Leisure facilities include:

  • Swimming pool
  • Golf course
  • yachting
  • gym
  • shopping facilities nearby

Additional Facilities

  • Ample, secure open parking
  • Business centre offering comprehensive secretarial services including internet, photocopying, typing and fax
  • Round the clock security
  • Airport transfers

Conferencing facilities include a Business Centre and 6 venues offering all state of the art equipments and facilities, seating from 20 to 200 delegates.

Wireless internet access is available throughout the hotel.