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House of Changes Roof Gardens Queen Ocean View Double Room With Shared Bathroom

Bedrooms 1
Space 2,152 sq. ft.
Property type apartment


About the property

1 BR, 1 BA, 2 Sleeps


4th floor Sea View Apartment Flat in the center of Dar on the Sea View Peninsula has 3 bedrooms, a large kitchen with separate dining and sitting room and balcony overlooking the Indian Ocean, walking distance to all amenities and city center.

Amazing view of the Indian Ocean, great breezes, relaxed and flexible host at a great location easy to get to all parts of town.

The apartment is directly at the pinnacle of the Sea View peninsula with ocean views all around, on the 4th floor overlooking the harbor of peace entrance with ships coming in and out and speed boats to Zanzibar passing right infront of you.

2 bathrooms with this ensuite room having its own self contained bathroom, wooden polished floors in common rooms, plenty of running water and good power supply throughout the year.

The two rooms in the flat for rent can easily fit 3 person per room making 6 guests at a time not a problem to host.

Children will also find plenty of company in the neighborhood.

We share kitchen, you may prepare and cook your own food, electrical and gas cookers, oven, fridge and washing machine, sitting room, dining area and balcony, also a large roof terrace to hang clothes and party is available.

House girl may prepare you local dishes or help you with laundry at an extra tip.

She also helps with cleaning and all rooms have their own locks.

Car parking and watchmen including a house girl is there to help, internet access though USD modem available from all the major telephone companies are available cheaply.

Weights on the flat roof above to wake up your body, lots of good fresh air away from all the cities busy streets.

Interaction with Guests....

As much as you like.

We speak fluent Kiswahili too if you wish to learn.

Also speak some German being of mixed race German/Tanzanian.

Apart from myself who is often travelling, my charming kids and house girl are always their to assist you.

Friendly, safe and secure, secluded and private yet location is totally central overlooking the Indian Ocean.

Container shops and mini markets downstairs and restaurants and bars along the main road hardly 5 minutes walk.

Great sunrise and sunset views, sand banks and beach fronts ideal for running, exercise and leisure, Dar es Salaam Gymkhana Golf Club 10 minutes walk away.

Hospitals and schools are all close by making the location very ideal even for single young women to reside in with no problems.

Within walking distance to shops, restaurants and taxis and local transport.

Daladalas and bajaj (tuctucs) even motorbike taxis are available around the corner, if you are an active person bikes can be useful, usually walk to town and only use transport at night or if I have shopping bags and heavier things to carry do you use taxis etc...

We can of course have you met and picked up from airport, speed boats and buses, we are travel consultants.

Parking available in the compound with watchmen.

Walking distance to the ferry and harbor, 20 minutes.

Coco Beach is a 5 minute ride away allowing for traffic of course.

Located off the main roads of Salender Bridge, easy access to the airport a 15 minute ride allowing for traffic.

More Details

Property Manager
Dr. D
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english, german, kiswahili
Calendar last updated:
February 20, 2017

About Dr. D

Happy Go Lucky Jack of All Trades...

Travel and Hospitality Consultant for Zanzibar and Tanzania in general.

Host is also an experienced alternative medicine consultant and specializes in travel to Tanzania for Safaris and Zanzibar Beach Holidays.

Why Dr. D chose Dar es Salaam

Great Sea View with the sounds of the ocean, location in central and close to many facilities, safe neighborhood with super friendly host.

What makes this apartment unique

Walking Distance to all other amenities


Nearest Airport
13 Kilometres
Julius Nyerere International Airport (DAR)
Nearest Barpub
In the Neighbourhood
Nearest Ferry
4 Kilometres
Dar es Salaam Sea Port
Nearest Golf
3 Kilometres
Dar es Salaam Gymkhana Golf Club
Nearest Train
5 Kilometres
Central Railway Station and Tazara
Nearest Restaurant
150 Metres
In the Neighbourhood
Nearest Beach
5 Kilometres
Coco Beach
Car: recommended


Dar es Salaam Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 4
Building Type:
  • building
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2152 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Flexible / Check-out: Flexible
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • smoking allowed
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
  • Downtown
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • Shared Bathroom with one other room. Hot and Cold Water. Bath Tub, Toilet and sink
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 5
  • Large Double Bed that can even sleep 3 persons and it is possible to add a mattress to sleep an extra 3 person making that 6 persons to the room.
  • Books
  • Balcony
  • Bicycles
  • Boat
  • Golf
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Tennis
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Onsite Services:
  • Car Available
  • Chauffeur
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
  • Staff
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • live theater
  • museums
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • hunting big game
  • hunting small game
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing


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Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $235.52
Airport Pick Up $35.33
Massage $58.88
Day or Night Tour Guide $47.1

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.