A striking contemporary property with elegant design and outstanding facilities in a prime location in the Central Business District and on the Indian Ocean coast, Johari Rotana promises guests an unforgettable luxury experience during their visit to Dar es Salaam. Part of the landmark MNF Square development, home to major retail brands and high-profile companies and close to the port and Zanzibar Ferry, financial district, commercial areas, beaches and other major attractions, it is a convenient and aspirational accommodation option for business and leisure travellers, as well as families visiting this vibrant city. Julius Nyerere International Airport is just 30 minutes from the property and the Central Railway is minutes away.
Designed to meet the needs of discerning modern travellers, this five-star hotel features 193 luxurious rooms and suites and 60 serviced apartments with stylish furnishings, smart in-room technology and entertainment, and plenty of space to relax or work during your stay. Whether you are taking a quick trip to Dar es Salaam or planning a longer stay in the city, Johari Rotana offers several room types to suit your requirements.
For a dining experience with a difference, choose from four outstanding venues, from Noble House, serving authentic and irresistible Chinese delicacies and Zafarani all-day dining restaurant, showcasing a vast buffet of Mediterranean, Indian Arabic and Swahili cuisine, to the Kibo Lobby Lounge for coffee and cocktails and the lively Hamilton’s Gastropub where you can socialise, relax and be tempted by classic British and American dishes.
For some well-deserved ‘me time’, our Bodylines Fitness and Wellness Club is the place to rest and re-energise, offering a fully-equipped gym, outdoor pool, boxing ring, and sauna, steam and massage rooms while young guests can have fun at the kids’ club. If you are planning a meeting, event or special occasion, including weddings, our dedicated 2,000 sqm facility, including the largest hotel ballroom in Tanzania and six fully-equipped meeting rooms with the latest audio-visual equipment and modern décor, promise corporate and social gatherings with style and finesse.
Dynamic Dar es Salaam is the economic capital of Tanzania and its largest city. Strategically located in a protected bay off the Indian Ocean coast, the city, which was once a small fishing village, has undergone significant modernisation and in recent years, established itself as leading commercial hub in the East African region. Today its bustling harbour is the main port in Tanzania. Most diplomatic missions, as well as non-governmental organisations are based in Dar es Salaam having a strong presence in this bustling metropolis, which is also buzzing with restaurants, shops and office buildings.
Remnants of German colonial presence can still be seen in the landmarks and architecture around the city. Popular tourism attractions include the National Museum and the open-air Village Museum, providing insight into Tanzanian tribes and their history, as well as St. Joseph’s Cathedral, the White Father’s Mission House, the Botanical Gardens, old State House and many colourful markets.
Tanzania is renowned for its stunning nature and wildlife and Bongoyo Island Marine Reserve, located 7km north of the city, is blessed with great snorkelling and diving sites, as well as beautiful beaches, secluded islands and many varieties of marine species. Dar es Salaam is also the gateway to Zanzibar, an archipelago of stunning islands in the Indian Ocean. The popular ferry service to Zanzibar Island across the street from Johari Rotana.
Discover a world of luxury and elegance at Johari Rotana, with sophisticated and spacious accommodation options coupled with an unrivalled range of leisure, dining and business facilities for your comfort and convenience.
Hotel facilities include:
193 rooms and suites and 60 serviced apartments
4 exquisite dining venues, plus in-room dining
High-speed fibre optic internet access
Outdoor swimming pool
Sauna, steam and massage rooms
The largest hotel ballroom in the country (816 sqm)
6 fully-equipped meeting rooms
Laundry and dry-cleaning facilities
Doctor on call
City tours led by professional guides
Car and limousine rental, airport pick up against a fee