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Welcome to the BEST WESTERN PLUS Colosseum Hotel!

Travelers who have an engagement at the Milimani Convention Center are just a short drive away when booked at this Dar es Salaam hotel.

Minutes from the Julius Nyerere International Airport (DAR), guests are just 12 kilometers away, which makes catching that next flight easy. Many travelers book rooms here for business purposes and the close proximity to the airport. Everything necessary for a seamless business trip is readily available, making this property a favorite for business travelers in Dar es Salaam.

Located in the city center, exploring the area by foot is safe and the perfect way to make the most of any trip. This Dar es Salaam hotel was built with all modern conveniences, from high-speed Internet to delectable free breakfasts featuring both local and Western favorites.

Discover the nearby botanical gardens, a relaxing way to get to know the area via flora. The National Museum 7 House of Culture is a tourist favorite and cant be missed. However, the nearby Big Surf Water Park is where the adventure seekers go, and its a must for anyone traveling with children. Of course, for practicing your swing, the local Gymkhana Golf Club is where youll find good company.

Enjoy close proximity from the Dar es Salaam hotel to the Ferry Terminal which takes you to Zanzibar. The close location to major Safari Parks means travelers can enjoy their stay rich with excitement, and then enjoy the relaxing health & club spa on-site. Employees of General Electric and IBM are frequent guests here, and workers with KPMG and the IMF International Monetary Fund consider this property the only option for mixing luxury with convenience.

Book a once in a lifetime stay at the BEST WESTERN PLUS Colosseum Hotel today!

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Nkurumah Street, Dar-es-salaam
Dar Es Salaam
4 Star


Pets: No Pets accepted
Check-in & Check-out
14:00:00 | 11:00:00
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Nkurumah Street, Dar-es-salaam
Dar Es Salaam

What's nearby?


  • 70.00 kilometer(s) from Zanzibar

  • 200 kilometer(s) from Morogoro

  • 355 kilometer(s) from Tanga

  • 2.50 kilometer(s) from Diplomatic Offices

  • 1.30 kilometer(s) from City Hall

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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating: Rating: Based on 149 traveller reviews
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Good for a group.

25/09/2016 Isabelle F, Malibu, United States

We had a large group that traveled to Dar on a surgival mission. The hotel and staff were courteous, accomodating and patient with our schedules. With a bit of notice, the restaurant would keep the ki... more



24/09/2016 Niamh M, London, United Kingdom

Visited the Best Western Plus Colosseum in Dar es Salaam for one night with my husband. This hotel is half way between airport and town so not ideal for tourists in my opinion. We had a warm reception... more


Good hotel for Business - Not for tourism

17/09/2016 Julmo01, San Gwann, Malta

I stood there for a long business trip (30 days) The localization is not the best one with a huge boulevard in front and the railway in the back... Nothing really attractive around - The place to be ... more


Good hotel with a few issues to resolve

11/09/2016 GillPerry, Coventry, United Kingdom

We stayed there on a trip to Tanzania. The hotel is not too far from the Airport about 15 minutes by car on a weekend and about an hour when the traffic is bad. The traffic in Dar is bad so choose a... more


Equidistant From Airport and Town

03/09/2016 Akida J,

Firstly, I would like to mention and thank Leah on reception and the hotel driver who took us to Ubungo bus station and ensured we boarded a bus safely – it was chaos! Now for the review. Check-in w... more

Owner Response
Roderick B, General Manager at Best Western Plus Colosseum Hotel, responded to this review
Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for taking the time to write your feedback and recognizing our staff. I am glad you found our hotel satisfactory and would also like to apologize for the room smell, this had been forwarded to our housekeeping department and certain measures will be taken to ensure this will not recur. We hope to have you again on your next visit to Dar. Warm regards, Roderick Bernal