Dhow Palace Hotel - Zanzibar

P.O. Box: 3974 Baghani , Zanzibar, Tanzania  show map
 5 stars
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Dhow Palace Hotel - Zanzibar

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Early check-in/-out

 Swimming Pool

Indoor swimming pool

 Sports activities

Billiards/Pool tables

 Spa and relaxation

Turkish bath

 Breakfast
 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Poolside snack bar

Overview

The family 4-star Dhow Palace is set in a beach area minutes away from Forodhani Park, isola Nakupenda Beaches and Jozani Chwaka Bay National Park. Since 1993, it has been hosting guests in the heart of Zanzibar.

Historical buildings and museums as well as a harbour are in a short distance from the property. Just 2km from the center of Zanzibar known for Shakti Temple, Obama Beach Zanzibar and Marahubi Palace.

10 minutes' drive from Kisauni airport.

Rooms

The air-conditioned hotel rooms feature satellite TV, a laptop-size safe, individual climate control, a private balcony and a patio as well as an electric kettle, a fridge and coffee/tea makers. They all have marble floor and garden furniture.

Eat

In the morning a complimentary continental breakfast is served. A fine selection of international dishes is served at the open-air restaurant. Guests can quench their thirst at Snack bar with a favorite drink.

Services

Business travelers can use a business center and internet connection available on site.

Relax

The hotel offers a game room, babysitting service and high chairs for guests with 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 rooms:   22.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free off-site parking
  • Early check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Dry hotel – No alcohol served
  • Adults only
  • 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
  • Laundry
  • Newspaper service
  • Wake up service

Dining facilities

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

Meeting facilities

  • Business center

Children's facilities

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

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Turkish bath
  • 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
  • Balcony
  • Rollaway/Extra bed
  • Wardrobe
  • Trouser Press
  • In-room desk
  • Fan/Extractor

Bathroom

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

Kitchen facilities

  • Mini-fridge
  • 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 12:00-22:00 hours

Check-Out

  • until 05:00-10:00 hours

Children and extra beds

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

How to reach hotel

hotel Dhow Palace Hotel - Zanzibar Zanzibar location
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Hotel Address:

P.O. Box: 3974 Baghani , Zanzibar, Tanzania

Get directions
City Center
  • Zanzibar
    1.1 mi
Airports
  • Kisauni (ZNZ)
    4.8 mi
  • International (DAR)
    49.4 mi
Restaurants
  • The Silk Route
    300 ft
  • Lazuli (cuisine: African)
    300 ft
Parks
  • Forodhani Park
    300 ft
Beaches
  • isola Nakupenda Beaches
    300 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from 12:00-22:00 hours
  • Check-Out:
    until 05:00-10:00 hours
  • Year renovated:
    2011
  • Number of rooms:
    22

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Rooms and availability

Dhow Palace Twin RoomDhow Palace Twin RoomDhow Palace Twin Room
Twin Room
Bed type: 2 Single beds
Size: 690 sq. feet
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  • Air conditioning
  • Shower
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Room facilities
    Dhow Palace Triple RoomDhow Palace Triple RoomDhow Palace Triple Room
    Triple Room
    Bed type: 1 Double and 1 Single bed
    Size: 1080 sq. feet
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    • Air conditioning
    • Shower
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    Triple Room

    Room facilities
      Dhow Palace Deluxe Double RoomDhow Palace Deluxe Double RoomDhow Palace Deluxe Double Room
      Deluxe Double Room
      Bed type: Double Bed
      Size: 65 sq. feet
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      • Air conditioning
      • Shower
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      This double room has a sea view, patio and tile/marble floor.

      Room facilities
        Dhow Palace Deluxe SuiteDhow Palace Deluxe SuiteDhow Palace Deluxe Suite
        Deluxe Suite
        Bed type: King Size bed
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        Deluxe Suite, 1 King Bed, Sea View

        Dhow Palace Spacious Twin Room
        Spacious Twin Room
        Bed type: 2 Single beds
        Size: 690 sq. feet
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        • Air conditioning
        • Private bathroom
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        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.

        Room facilities
          Dhow Palace Spacious Triple RoomDhow Palace Spacious Triple RoomDhow Palace Spacious Triple Room
          Spacious Triple Room
          Bed type: Triple
          Size: 1080 sq. feet
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          • Air conditioning
          • Private bathroom
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          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.

          Room facilities

            How to reach hotel

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

            Hotel Address:

            P.O. Box: 3974 Baghani , Zanzibar, Tanzania

            Get directions
            City Center
            • Zanzibar
              1.1 mi
            Airports
            • Kisauni (ZNZ)
              4.8 mi
            • International (DAR)
              49.4 mi
            Restaurants
            • The Silk Route
              300 ft
            • Lazuli (cuisine: African)
              300 ft
            Parks
            • Forodhani Park
              300 ft
            Beaches
            • isola Nakupenda Beaches
              300 ft
            Hotel information
            • Check-In:
              from 12:00-22:00 hours
            • Check-Out:
              until 05:00-10:00 hours
            • Year renovated:
              2011
            • Number of rooms:
              22

            Hotel Awards

            TanzanianHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedZanzibarDhow Palace

            According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
            Best 5 Star Hotels in Tanzania

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            Dhow Palace Location

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            What's nearby

            Popular areas

            • City Center - 1.0 mi

            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 (Beit-el-Ajaib) - 1400 ft
              Mizingani Rd, Stone Town
            • Palace Museum (Beit al-Sahel) - 300 ft
            • Shakti Temple - 300 ft
            • Zanzibar Land Animal Park (ZALA) - 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, Bar
              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 - 300 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 12:00-22:00 hours
            • Check-Out:
              until 05:00-10:00 hours
            • Year renovated:
              2011
            • Number of rooms:
              22

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            Best 5 Star Hotels in Tanzania

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            How to reach hotel

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

            Hotel Address:

            P.O. Box: 3974 Baghani , Zanzibar, Tanzania

            Get directions
            City Center
            • Zanzibar
              1.1 mi
            Airports
            • Kisauni (ZNZ)
              4.8 mi
            • International (DAR)
              49.4 mi
            Restaurants
            • The Silk Route
              300 ft
            • Lazuli (cuisine: African)
              300 ft
            Parks
            • Forodhani Park
              300 ft
            Beaches
            • isola Nakupenda Beaches
              300 ft
            Hotel information
            • Check-In:
              from 12:00-22:00 hours
            • Check-Out:
              until 05:00-10:00 hours
            • Year renovated:
              2011
            • Number of rooms:
              22

            Hotel Awards

            TanzanianHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedZanzibarDhow Palace

            According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
            Best 5 Star Hotels in Tanzania

            Use Badge