City Lodge Hotel Dar es Salaam in Tanzania unveiled its new property on Friday November 16, with the opening of the first 41 rooms on the first and second floor.

The hotel is in Upanga, 13km from Julius Nyerere International Airport. It will have 148 rooms when complete, with five of the current 41 rooms designed to meet the needs of guests with reduced physical ability. In-room features include a television with selected DStv channels, a bathroom with a shower (bath in selected rooms), electronic safe large enough to fit a laptop, and a desk with lighting and plugs.

It also has three interleading boardrooms, two of which accommodate up to 10 guests and the third, 18 guests.

City Lodge Hotel Group’s own brand #Café restaurant serves breakfast, lunch and light evening meals and there is a sundowner bar and swimming pool for outdoor relaxation. The property also has wireless Internet access, a fitness room, and 24-hour reception and check-in services.