Marriott International has opened its second Four Points by Sheraton hotel in Tanzania - the Four Points by Sheraton Dar es Salaam, New Africa Hotel.
Sitting at the heart of the central business district of the city, overlooking the Harbor the hotel has emerged as a landmark and an integral part of the city. With the renovation and the rebrand the hotel continues to deliver on its promise to provide what matters most to today's independent travellers.
"The hotel is a great addition to our rapidly growing footprint in Africa and further consolidates the brands' presence in Tanzania.
"We are confident that with its blend of stylish comfort and genuine service at a great value, the hotel will meet the rising demand for high-calibre lodging in this fast-growing market and soon emerge as a leading choice among business and leisure travellers," said Alex Kyriakidis, president and managing director, Middle East and Africa, Marriott International.
Designed for the modern traveller with an emphasis on approachable design, the hotel features 174 spacious and contemporary rooms including suites.
It also offers all-day dining, a coffee shop and a lounge-bar. The hotel also features a signature restaurant overlooking the harbour showcasing Pan Asian fine dining.
Other facilities include an outdoor pool and a fitness centre, and an indoor meeting and banquet space spanning 12 meeting rooms.
"Our vision is to offer an uncomplicated travel experience for both business and leisure. Perfectly situated in the heart of the city, the hotel is at the epicentre, steeped in history and surrounded by local attractions," said Siddharth Chaudhry, general manager of Four Points by Sheraton Dar es Salaam, New Africa Hotel.
The brand has previously opened Four Points by Sheraton Hurlingham, Four Points by Sheraton Nairobi Airport and Four Points by Sheraton Arusha with Four Points by Sheraton Dar es Salaam becoming the fourth property to open in the region.