Dar es Salaam Serena Hotel


The Dar es Salaam Serena Hotel (formerly Moevenpick Royal Palm) is set within lush tropical gardens in the city centre of Dar es Salaam, 20 minutes’ drive from the International Airport. It is a great choice as a city stopover as it combines superb accommodation, fine cuisine and personalised service with a good location close to the city’s best areas for shopping, nightlife and restaurants.


The Dar es Salaam Serena has 230 rooms including Standard Rooms, Deluxe Rooms, Executive Rooms and a range of Junior Suites and Suites. All rooms feature satellite television, climate control, wireless internet access, complimentary newspapers, safe, refrigerator and minibar. Bathroom amenities include bathrobes, slippers, complimentary toiletries and hairdryer.

Dining Options

Dar es Salaam Serena offers a broad choice of dining options. L’Oliveto is a Mediterranean restaurant where guests enjoy the finest dishes prepared by an Italian chef. The Serengeti 24 hour Brasserie serves excellent buffet meals for breakfast, lunch and dinner. The Island Trader Bar & Restaurant has informal light meals and snacks on the pool terrace which overlooks beautifully manicured private gardens. There is also a further bar and a lovely patisserie / coffee shop serving freshly baked pastries, cakes and baguettes.

Recreation & Leisure

Dar es Salaam Serena has a number of recreational activities on offer either at the hotel or nearby. The hotel has a large pool and sun terrace, a Health Club & Spa and activities include golf, tennis, squash, racquetball and aerobics.

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