Kiango House Magomeni Mikumi Private Room No.1
House, Private room - Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
Private Room No. 1 in Kiango House in Magomeni Mikumi, Dar es Salaam is a local Swahili House with 4 Bedrooms, dining and sitting room, backyard garden with kitchen, store and 2 bathrooms which all the rooms share.
This is more of a Cultural Melting Pot place to stay in, it is not touristic, a few other guest houses in the neighborhood but you are living in a local environment here, you wont be bumping into other tourists on your street, you will just be meeting local people.
A typical Swahili House with 6 rooms in the main house with a corridor down the center, a walled courtyard with a long concrete bench, with a back yard house which includes kitchen, store, bathroom and toilet.
A baraza (in front of the house terrace), you in Africa, Tanzania with the most friendliest people on the planet.
4 bedrooms, a dining area and sitting room in the main house.
We share kitchen, electrical and gas cookers, oven, fridge and washing machine, sitting room, dining area and backyard court.
Interaction with Guests
As much as you like we speak fluent Kiswahili too if they wish to learn, also speak some German being of mixed race German/Tanzanian.
Very easy to mix with the locals.
Magomeni Mikumi is Friendly, Safe and Secure.
Locals play bao and cards on the road sides drinking coffee.
Mishkaki (meat skewers) and Nyama Choma (BBQ) and fried bananas in the streets, goes down well in the local bars and even pork joints are available in this mixed multicultural cosmopolitan local part of Dar es Salaam.
Famous Taarab venues are numerous in this Swahili neighborhood.
The famous Magomeni market selling everything is just down the road and it still offers reasonable prices compared to other markets in Dar es Salaam.
Lots of public transport apart from daladalas the local buses, you have tuctucs called bajaj, taxis and motorbike taxis all around, actually you could walk into town or even hire a bicycle if you want to go very local.
The Kiango House is a simple Swahili House located in a quite sleepy Swahili neighborhood of Magomeni Mikumi, close to the city center and just 4km out of town on the main Morogoro Road.
- Smoking allowed
- Pets allowed
- Free parking