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Cosy room in a friendly house (UPENDO)

Christina User Profile

Cosy room in a friendly house (UPENDO)

Private room in villa
2 guests1 bedroom1 bed1 shared bath
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 shared bath
Sparkling clean
8 recent guests said this place was sparkling clean.
Great check-in experience
90% of recent guests gave the check-in process a 5-star rating.
Self check-in
You can check in with the doorman.

We offer you a simple and comfortable room that can suite a single or even a couple.
The house is a very spacious villa that is located in a very big villa on Ali Hassan Mwinji Road, a step from the Peninsula and very close to town centre.


Free parking on premises
Unavailable: Smoke detector
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide detector
The host hasn't reported smoke or carbon monoxide detectors on the property.

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed


Step-free access to the bedroom
Step-free access to the bathroom



66 reviews
Hannah User Profile
July 2019
Christina’s place is located walking distance to a lot of nice places and the beach in Masaki. It was a very easy check-in, nice and comfortable bed, and clean place. I would stay here again or recommend it to a friend.
Wandi User Profile
November 2018
The host canceled this reservation 81 days before arrival. This is an automated posting.
Maddie User Profile
October 2018
My friend and I had a great experience staying at the Upendo room in Christina's home. We loved the friendly atmosphere, plentiful common spaces, and most of all–piping hot shower water! Christina was quick to respond to our queries about arranging airport pick-up and supplied…
Salena User Profile
June 2018
The home is walking distance from a few local shops and the restaurant Best Bite, which has some pretty good food. There is Uber that can pick you up from the house when you need a ride. While my friend and I were there, the bathroom was constantly flooded due to the sink or…
Christina User Profile
Response from Christina:
Thank you Salena for your feedback. I just took over the house from Alessandra, I will definitely look after the bathroom.
June 2018
Caroline User Profile
May 2018
Alessandra’s place is exactly as advertised—great value, great location, and a friendly and helpful host. She was always available to answer any questions we had. Although we did not see her in person, she was always responsive and a great host!
Sami User Profile
December 2017
My stay was great, the room I originally booked was in use. I enjoyed the house and the amenities.
Selase User Profile
December 2017
Great value for money! Clean space. Lovely host. I'll choose this place over and over again.

Hosted by Christina

Dar es Salaam, TanzaniaJoined in March 2016
Christina User Profile
226 Reviews
Hi, I just took over Villa Nyumba from Alessandra and am happy to be your new host. I've been living in Tanzania for many years now and I am happy to share my knowledge of the country with people who are interested in getting to know Tanzania better. Myself, I love travelling and…
Interaction with guests
I live in the next house (same compound) with my 2 kids (6 and 10) who are in school from 7:30 am to 4 pm. Guests with kids and people who love being social are more than welcome. We are easy going people, warm and we like smiling :)
Languages: English, Français, Deutsch, Italiano
Response rate: 97%
Response time: within an hour
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The neighborhood


House Rules

No parties or events
Check-in time is flexible and check out by 11AM
Self check-in with building staff