The former Railway Hotel’s tree-filled courtyard is a lovely oasis and the rooms have some style. Suites face the main street and are noisier than the standard rooms. It has a gym, a small swimming pool and three restaurants. Visitors can pay Tsh5000 to use the pool and gym.
The News Dodoma Hotel is situated opposite the train station in central Dodoma. It offers an outdoor pool, a lush garden, free Wi-Fi and private parking. The rooms are fitted with a satellite TV and en suite bathrooms. Most of the rooms have air conditioning. The Executive rooms and the Suites also have a seating area. The hotel has a sports bar and 3 restaurants, serving local and International cuisine. Other facilities and services at New Dodoma Hotel include a massage and fitness centre, conference facilities and concierge services. The hotel is a 6-minute drive from the Parliament Buildings and a 10-minute drive from Dodoma Airport. Transfer services can be arranged for a fee.