Discover a selection of 88 holiday rentals in Dar es Salaam that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo holiday homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including pool and private pool. Prices start at £ 14 per night, and flats & apartments and houses are popular options for a stay in Dar es Salaam. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
Destination guide

Explore the waterfront setting in Dar es Salaam

Enjoy the monuments and other features of Dar es Salaam. This city's cycling, seaside and seafood restaurants draw many visitors. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in Dar es Salaam

Are you searching for attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Dar es Salaam a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Lugalo Golf Course (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Dar-es-Salaam Zoo (9.1 mi / 14.6 km)
  • Pugu Hills Nature Centre (13.3 mi / 21.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Dar es Salaam

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Dar es Salaam is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Dar es Salaam Botanical Gardens (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Mbudya Island (11.6 mi / 18.7 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Dar es Salaam

Fly into Dar es Salaam (DAR-Julius Nyerere Intl.), the closest airport, located 6.1 mi (9.8 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Zanzibar (ZNZ-Zanzibar Intl.), which is 41.9 mi (67.4 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, the main station is Dar Es Salaam Central Station.

Can I find a vacation rental around Dar es Salaam?

Yes, our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 88 vacation rentals near Dar es Salaam. From 22 flats & apartments to 52 houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Dar es Salaam for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.