Dhow Palace Hotel - Zanzibar

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

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Free parking
Luggage storage
Late check-in/ -out
Food/ Drinks

Outdoor dining area

Poolside snack bar

A la carte restaurant

Cafe

Coffee shop

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Swimming pool

Indoor swimming pool

Laundry

Self-service laundry

Overview

Dhow Palace Hotel boasts privileged positioning at a close distance to House of Wonders, Jozani Chwaka Bay National Park and Palace Museum, offering 22 rooms and a swimming pool, a sundeck and a library. The completely renovated hotel was built in 1993 and refurbished in 2011.

The hotel is approximately 5 minutes' walk from Peace Memorial Museum and The Zanzibar Curio shop. A 20-minute walk to the center of Zanzibar.

A museum and historical buildings are set within walking distance.

Guests can reach Dhow Palace Hotel by car from Kisauni airport in 10 minutes.

Rooms

The rooms in Dhow Palace Hotel come with a writing desk, an in-room safe, individual climate control, a trouser press and a private balcony. They feature en suite bathrooms with a hairdryer, a bathtub and bath sheets.

Eat & Drink

The hotel has a panoramic restaurant serving local meals. Guests are welcome to the Snack bar to relax with a drink. Serving a wide assortment of dishes, The Silk Route and Radha Food House are about 100 meters from the property.

Services

Car and bicycle rental services are also provided.

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.

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Facilities

General

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

Sports & Fitness

  • Billiards/ Pool tables

Services

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

Dining facilities

  • Full board
  • Paid breakfast
  • In-room breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Poolside snack bar
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Cafe
  • 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
  • Library
  • Leisure/ TV room

Room view

  • Sea view
  • Garden view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Patio
  • Terrace
  • Garden furniture
  • Balcony
  • Rollaway beds
  • Wardrobe
  • Trouser press
  • In-room desk
  • Fan/ Extractor

Bathroom

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

Self-catering

  • Mini-fridge

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. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Kenyatta Road, Shangani, Stone Town , Zanzibar, Tanzania

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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

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Rooms and availability

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Standard Double Room
Bed type: Double bed or 2 Single beds or Twin beds
Size: 690 sq. feet
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Room facilities
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    Standard Triple Room
    Bed type: 1 Double bed and 1 Single bed or Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons
    Size: 1080 sq. feet
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    • Shower
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      Deluxe Double Room
      Bed type: Double bed
      Size: 65 sq. feet
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        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 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

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        What's nearby

        Popular areas

        • City Center - 1.0 mi

        Places of interest

        • Hamamni Persian Baths - 2700 ft

        Shopping areas

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

        Business areas

        • The Zanzibar Curio shop - 1400 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

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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 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