Dhow Palace Hotel - Zanzibar

Kenyatta Road, Shangani, Stone Town , Zanzibar, Tanzania  show map
 4 stars
  • Overview
  • Rooms & Availability
  • Location
  • Guest reviews
  • Facilities
^

Dhow Palace Hotel - Zanzibar

Free Wi-Fi
Free parking
Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour reception

24-hour security

Food/ Drinks

Outdoor dining area

Poolside snack bar

A la carte restaurant

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Cafe

Snack bar

Coffee shop

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Swimming pool

Indoor swimming pool

Laundry

Self-service laundry

Overview

Dhow Palace Hotel is a family 4-star property placed next to Forodhani Park, isola Nakupenda Beaches and Jozani Chwaka Bay National Park. The building was renovated in 2011.

The hotel’s ideal location offers quick access to a museum and historical buildings. It is about 2 km away from the center of Zanzibar.

Kisauni airport can be reached in 10 minutes by car from Dhow Palace Hotel.

Rooms

Dhow Palace Hotel offers 22 rooms fitted with a writing desk, climate control, an in-room safe, a trouser press and LCD TV for a comfortable stay in Zanzibar. The guestrooms look out on the garden. For more comfort a bidet, a bathtub and free toiletries are provided.

Eat & Drink

A complimentary breakfast is served daily. The onsite panoramic restaurant specializes in local cuisine. Guests can quench their thirst at Snack bar with a favorite drink. Serving an array of dishes, Livingstone Beach Restaurant and Lazuli are just 100 meters away.

Services

Residents will benefit from room service, airport transfer and free shuttle bus service.

Relax

The property features a playroom and babysitting for children.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free private parking is possible on site.

Year renovated:   2011.  Number of floors:   4.  Number of rooms:   22.

This field is required.
Email not defined
 Open
WRITE A QUICK REVIEW
Very Bad Excellent
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
Rate this hotel
YOUR IMPRESSION OF THE HOTEL

In general

Pros

Cons

YOUR DETAILS
First Name
Email
Cancel
To get your review moderated and published, please read our Terms and Conditions.

Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • Limited time reception
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • Concierge desk
  • No pets allowed
  • 24-hour security
  • Luggage storage
  • No elevators
  • Currency exchange
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Coffee shop
  • No alcohol served on-site
  • Exterior corridors
  • Multilingual staff
  • Smoke detectors

Sports & Fitness

  • Billiards/ Pool tables

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid beach shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • Room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Bicycle rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Medical facilities service
  • Wake up service
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Full board
  • Paid breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Cafe
  • Poolside snack bar
  • Snack bar
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Business services

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Paid babysitting/ Child services
  • Game room

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Sun terrace
  • Leisure/ TV room
  • Library

Room view

  • Sea view
  • Garden view

Room facilities

  • In-room air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Dressing area
  • Patio
  • Terrace
  • Garden furniture
  • Balcony
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Trouser press
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Shared bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Room toiletries
  • Lighted makeup mirror

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator
  • Electric kettle

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • DVD player
  • Telephone
  • Plug adaptor
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  10 am

Children and extra beds

  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of 100 % of the room stay per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • One child may stay at the price of USD 20 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • One child under the age of 6 may stay for free in an extra bed. 

How to reach hotel

hotel Dhow Palace Hotel - Zanzibar Zanzibar location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

Kenyatta Road, Shangani, Stone Town , Zanzibar, Tanzania

Get directions
City Center
  • Zanzibar
    1.1 mi
Airports
  • Kisauni (ZNZ)
    4.8 mi
Restaurants
  • The Silk Route
    300 ft
  • Lazuli (cuisine: African)
    400 ft
Parks
  • Forodhani Park
    300 ft
Beaches
  • isola Nakupenda Beaches
    300 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  10 am
  • Year renovated:
    2011
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    22

Hotel Awards

TanzanianHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedZanzibarDhow Palace Hotel

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best 4 Star Hotels in Tanzania

Use Badge

Rooms and availability

Dhow Palace Hotel photos Room
Standard Double Room
Bed type: Double bed or 2 Single beds or Twin beds
Size: 690 sq. feet
Check Prices
  • Air conditioning
  • Shower
— Less information+ More information

Standard|Double Standard

Room facilities
    Dhow Palace Hotel photos Room
    Triple Room
    Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons or 1 Double bed and 1 Single bed
    Check Prices
    • Air conditioning
    • Shower
    — Less information+ More information

    Standard|Triple Standard

    Room facilities
      Dhow Palace Hotel photos Room
      Deluxe Double Room
      Bed type: Double bed
      Size: 65 sq. feet
      Check Prices
      • Air conditioning
      • Shower
      — Less information+ More information
      Room facilities

        How to reach hotel

        hotel Dhow Palace Hotel - Zanzibar Zanzibar location
        Show big map »

        Hotel Address:

        Kenyatta Road, Shangani, Stone Town , Zanzibar, Tanzania

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Zanzibar
          1.1 mi
        Airports
        • Kisauni (ZNZ)
          4.8 mi
        Restaurants
        • The Silk Route
          300 ft
        • Lazuli (cuisine: African)
          400 ft
        Parks
        • Forodhani Park
          300 ft
        Beaches
        • isola Nakupenda Beaches
          300 ft
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  3 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  10 am
        • Year renovated:
          2011
        • Number of floors:
          4
        • Number of rooms:
          22

        Hotel Awards

        TanzanianHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedZanzibarDhow Palace Hotel

        According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
        Best 4 Star Hotels in Tanzania

        Use Badge

        Dhow Palace Hotel Location

        Legend
        • Current hotel
        • Hotels nearby
        • Other hotels
        • Airports
        • Underground stations
        • Train stations
        • Parks
        • Tourist attractions
        • Museums
        • Convention centers
        • Stadiums
        • Food and meals
        • General

        Hover above the icons to see hotel photo and details.

        Click the hotel to go to the main hotel page.

        Route Planner
        Enter your starting point (at least street address and city) to receive driving directions to or from the hotel.

        What's nearby

        Popular areas

        • City Center - 1.0 mi

        Shopping areas

        • The Zanzibar Curio shop - 1400 ft

        Monuments and Landmarks

        • Hamamni Persian Baths - 2700 ft

        Museums

        • Old Fort of Zanzibar - 1000 ft
        • House of Wonders - 1400 ft
        • Peace Memorial Museum - 2000 ft

        Near the hotel

        • Forodhani Park - 300 ft
          On the Waterfront, Stone Town
        • isola Nakupenda Beaches - 300 ft
          al largo delle coste di Zanzibar, Stone Town
        • House of Wonders - 1400 ft
          Mizingani Rd, Stone Town
        • Palace Museum - 300 ft
        • Shakti Temple - 300 ft
        • Zanzibar Land Animal Park - 3600 ft
          Muungoni Village

        Restaurants nearby

        • The Silk Route - 300 ft

          Phone: 255 78 687 9696

          78% likes this, based on 199 reviews

        • Livingstone Beach Restaurant - 300 ft

          Address: Shanghani
          Phone: 255 77 316 4939

          51% likes this, based on 118 reviews
          Cuisine: Italian, Thai, African
          Price Range: USD 4 - USD 32

        • Radha Food House - 300 ft

          Phone: 024-223-4808

          50% likes this, based on 39 reviews
          Cuisine: Indian

        • Lazuli - 400 ft

          Address: Shangani district (off Kenyatta Rd)
          Phone: 7762666679

          70% likes this, based on 209 reviews
          Cuisine: African

        • Beyt al Chai Restaurant - 300 ft

          75% likes this, based on 78 reviews

        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  3 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  10 am
        • Year renovated:
          2011
        • Number of floors:
          4
        • Number of rooms:
          22

        Hotel Awards

        TanzanianHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedZanzibarDhow Palace Hotel

        According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
        Best 4 Star Hotels in Tanzania

        Use Badge

        Hotels nearby
        Zanzibar Hotel
        3 stars
        0.1 km
        Zanzibar Serena Inn
        5 stars
        0.2 km
        Fumba Beach Lodge
        3 stars
        21 km
        Pongwe Beach Hotel
        3 stars
        28 km
        Pongwe Bay Resort
        4 stars
        29 km
        Cities nearby

        Dhow Palace Hotel Reviews

        Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Dhow Palace Hotel

        Stayed there?

        Share your experience with us.

        Write a Review

        How to reach hotel

        hotel Dhow Palace Hotel - Zanzibar Zanzibar location
        Show big map »

        Hotel Address:

        Kenyatta Road, Shangani, Stone Town , Zanzibar, Tanzania

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Zanzibar
          1.1 mi
        Airports
        • Kisauni (ZNZ)
          4.8 mi
        Restaurants
        • The Silk Route
          300 ft
        • Lazuli (cuisine: African)
          400 ft
        Parks
        • Forodhani Park
          300 ft
        Beaches
        • isola Nakupenda Beaches
          300 ft
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  3 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  10 am
        • Year renovated:
          2011
        • Number of floors:
          4
        • Number of rooms:
          22

        Hotel Awards

        TanzanianHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedZanzibarDhow Palace Hotel

        According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
        Best 4 Star Hotels in Tanzania

        Use Badge