Vacation rentals in Dar es Salaam

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Popular amenities for Dar es Salaam vacation rentals

Stay near Dar es Salaam's top sights

Palm Village mikocheni7 locals recommend
Mlimani City Mall60 locals recommend
Muhimbili National Hospital15 locals recommend
Mbudya Island63 locals recommend
National Museum and House of Culture61 locals recommend
Cape Town Fish Market Dar es Salaam53 locals recommend

Quick stats about vacation rentals in Dar es Salaam

  • Total rentals

    3.1K properties

  • Total number of reviews

    15K reviews

  • Family-friendly rentals

    1.3K properties are a good fit for families

  • Pet-friendly rentals

    790 properties allow pets

  • Rentals with a pool

    900 properties have a pool

  • Rentals with dedicated workspaces

    1.6K properties have a dedicated workspace

Frequently Asked Questions

  • How is the weather in Dar es Salaam?

    Dar es Salaam experiences a tropical savanna climate, with hot and humid conditions year-round. The city has two major rainfall seasons, the longest from March to June and a shorter one from November to December. Temperatures usually range between 68°F and 91°F (20°C to 33°C).

  • What are some of the best things to do in Dar es Salaam?

    In Dar es Salaam, you can explore the bustling Kivukoni Fish Market, relish local cuisine at The Slipway shopping center, or delve into Tanzania's history at the Village Museum. A boat ride to the beautiful Mbudya Island is also a popular activity.

  • What is the best time of year to visit Dar es Salaam?

    The most frequently suggested time to visit Dar es Salaam is during the dry months of June to October. This period coincides with popular events such as the Karibu Music Festival in October, showcasing Tanzanian music, and the Dar es Salaam International Trade Fair in June and July.

  • What are the best places to stay in Dar es Salaam?

    Dar es Salaam has a range of neighborhoods to fit different preferences. The bustling city center is perfect for travellers who like being in the heart of the action. Masaki, Oyster Bay, and Msasani Peninsula offer upscale accommodation options near the beach while Kariakoo offers budget-friendly accommodation options and bustling markets.

  • What are the best places to visit in Dar es Salaam?

    There are numerous places to explore in Dar es Salaam. These include the National Museum and House of Culture for history enthusiasts, the vibrant Kariakoo Market for shoppers, and Coco Beach for sun lovers. The Askari Monument and St. Joseph's Cathedral are also frequently suggested for their historical significance.

  • What are some hiking trails in Dar es Salaam?

    While Dar es Salaam is known for its coastal charm, it also has hiking possibilities. Pugu Hills Nature Centre, about 12 miles (19 km) from the city, provides various hiking trails through its lush forests, offering a chance to explore the region's flora and fauna.

  • What are some family activities to do in Dar es Salaam?

    For families visiting Dar es Salaam, exploring the Water World theme park, spending a day at Kunduchi Wet 'N' Wild Water Park, or interacting with local wildlife at the Dar es Salaam Zoo are popular activities. A family picnic at the botanical gardens of the National Museum is also often recommended.

  • What are some of the best day trip ideas in Dar es Salaam?

    Nature lovers will enjoy a day trip to the nearby Bongoyo Island, a marine reserve with sandy beaches and luscious forests. Another popular day trip is the Pugu Hills Nature Reserve, just 12 miles (19 km) from the city. Those interested in history can visit Bagamoyo, a UNESCO World Heritage site, 47 miles (75 km) north of Dar es Salaam.

  • Are there pet-friendly vacation rentals in Dar es Salaam?

    Four-legged friends are welcome in Dar es Salaam. Choose from more than 790 vacation rentals for guests traveling with pets.

  • Do tiny house rentals in Dar es Salaam have free parking?

    Absolutely! We offer over 10 tiny house rentals with free parking in Dar es Salaam. Enjoy a tailored experience with all the comforts you desire.

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