Dhow Palace Hotel - Zanzibar

Kenyatta Road, Shangani, Stone Town , Zanzibar, Tanzania  show map
 4 stars
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Dhow Palace Hotel - Zanzibar

Wi-Fi
Parking

On-site car park

Luggage storage
24-hour services

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

24-hour security

Food/ Drinks

Outdoor dining area

Poolside snack bar

A la carte restaurant

Cafe

Snack bar

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

Laundry

Overview

Dhow Palace Hotel is a 4-star accommodation in the heart of Zanzibar providing guests with a sun deck, a swimming pool and a library. Residing in a 4-story building, the hotel was opened in 1993 and renovated in 2011.

The hotel is located in an entertainment area of Zanzibar, within a 10-minute walk from Palace Museum and about 450 meters from House of Wonders . The property boasts location within 2 km from Zanzibar city center.

Historical buildings and a museum are set within walking distance.

Kisauni airport lies within 15 minutes' drive away from Dhow Palace Hotel.

Rooms

Dhow Palace is a family hotel offering luxury rooms including spacious triple room, spacious suite and deluxe double room. The guestrooms look out on the garden. Other comforts include an electric kettle, coffee/tea makers and a fridge for self-catering.

Eat & Drink

A broad variety of local dishes is served at the open-air restaurant. The hotel invites guests to the Snack bar to relax with a drink. Guests can dine at The Silk Route and Livingstone Beach Restaurant 5 minutes walking distance from the hotel.

Services

The on-site car and bicycle rentals are also provided.

Relax

Babysitting and a playroom are available for guests with children.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Private parking is possible on site for free.

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

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Wi-Fi
  • On-site car park
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • 24-hour security
  • Luggage storage
  • Lift
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • No alcohol served on-site
  • Multilingual staff
  • Smoke detectors

Sports & Fitness

  • Billiard tables

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • 24-hour room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Bicycle rental
  • Laundry
  • Wake up service
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Full board
  • In-room breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Cafe
  • Poolside snack bar
  • Snack bar
  • Outdoor dining area

Meeting facilities

  • Business centre

Children's facilities

  • Babysitting/Child services
  • Children's pool
  • Game room

Leisure facilities

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

Room view

  • Sea view
  • Garden view

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • Dressing area
  • Patio
  • Terrace
  • Balcony
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Trouser press
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Bathroom
  • Shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Room toiletries
  • Lighted makeup mirror

Self-catering

  • Mini-fridge
  • Electric kettle

Media

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

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 3 pm FREE
Check-out until 10 am FREE

Children and extra beds

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel Dhow Palace Hotel - Zanzibar Zanzibar location
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Hotel Address:

Kenyatta Road, Shangani, Stone Town , Zanzibar, Tanzania

Get directions
City Centre
  • Zanzibar
    1.1 mi
Airports
  • Kisauni (ZNZ)
    4.8 mi
Restaurants
  • The Silk Route
    300 ft
  • Lazuli (cuisine: African)
    400 ft
Parks
  • Forodhani Park
    1500 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

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Best 4 Star Hotels in Tanzania

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Rooms and availability

Standard Twin Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds, 1 Double bed

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Room Description:

This spacious, air-conditioned room comes with Zanzibari-style furnishings. It is equipped with a sofa, satellite TV and electric kettle. The en suite bathroom includes a hairdryer and shower.

Standard Triple Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons, 1 Double bed and 1 Single bed

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Room Description:

Featuring a balcony, this spacious, air-conditioned room comes with Zanzibari-style furnishings. It is also equipped with satellite TV and an electric kettle. The en suite bathroom includes a hairdryer and shower.

Suite
Sea view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

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Deluxe Double Room
Sea view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Room Description:

This double room has a sea view, patio and tile/marble floor.

Deluxe King Suite
Sea view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds

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Room Description:

Suite|Deluxe Suite, 1 King Bed, Sea View

Dhow Palace Hotel Location

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What's nearby

Popular areas

  • City Center1.0 mi

Places of interest

  • Sultan's Palace, Zanzibar1700 ft
  • Old Dispensary2700 ft
  • Cinema Afrique3300 ft

Shopping areas

  • The Zanzibar Curio shop1400 ft

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Hamamni Persian Baths2700 ft

Museums

  • Old Fort of Zanzibar1000 ft
  • House of Wonders1400 ft
  • Peace Memorial Museum2000 ft

Local attractions

  • Mbweni Ruins2.5 mi
    6 km from Stone Town
  • Solarafrica Moto2.5 mi
    Pete
  • Mangapwani Coral Cave2.5 mi
  • Mtoni Palace Ruins9.1 mi
    Mtoni

Near the hotel

  • isola Nakupenda Beaches300 ft
    al largo delle coste di Zanzibar, Stone Town
  • The Old Fort (Ngome Kongwe)1200 ft
    Nr. Beit el-Ajaib
  • Forodhani Park1500 ft
    On the Waterfront
  • Palace Museum (Beit al-Sahel)1900 ft
  • Fahari Zanzibar300 ft
    Kenyatta Road Shangani
  • Obama Beach Zanzibar1100 ft
    Via
  • House of Wonders (Beit-el-Ajaib)1400 ft
    Mizingani Rd

Restaurants nearby

  • The Silk Route300 ft

    Phone: 255 78 687 9696

    78% likes this, based on 199 reviews

  • Livingstone Beach Restaurant300 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 House300 ft

    Phone: 024-223-4808

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

  • Lazuli400 ft

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

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

  • Beyt al Chai Restaurant300 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

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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 Centre
  • Zanzibar
    1.1 mi
Airports
  • Kisauni (ZNZ)
    4.8 mi
Restaurants
  • The Silk Route
    300 ft
  • Lazuli (cuisine: African)
    400 ft
Parks
  • Forodhani Park
    1500 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

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