Dhow Palace Hotel - Zanzibar

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

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Swimming Pool

Indoor swimming pool

 Sports activities

Billiards/Pool tables

 Spa and relaxation

Turkish bath

 Breakfast
 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Poolside snack bar

 Meeting facilities

Business center

Overview

Offering a swimming pool, a sundeck and a library, Dhow Palace lies in an entertainment area of Zanzibar near to The Zanzibar Curio shop, Old Fort of Zanzibar and Jozani Chwaka Bay National Park. Renovated in 2011, the completely renovated hotel has welcomed guests since 1993.

The property is notable for its privileged location 20 minutes’ walk from Zanzibar city center, close to museums and historical buildings as well as a harbour. The hotel lies within 5 minutes' walk of House of Wonders, isola Nakupenda Beaches and Mbweni Ruins.

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

Rooms

Each of the 22 spacious rooms is fitted with a writing desk, an in-room safe, individual climate control, a trouser press and TV with satellite channels as well as a fridge, an electric kettle and coffee/tea makers. They offer en suite bathrooms with bath sheets, a shower and a hairdryer.

Eat & Drink

Guests can also enjoy local meals at the panoramic restaurant. Snack bar is available on site.

Services

The hotel offers cars and bicycles for rent to explore the local sites.

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
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Dry hotel – No alcohol served
  • 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

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

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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

Hotel Awards

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According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
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Rooms and availability

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Triple Room
Bed type: Triple or 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
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    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 4 Star Hotels in Tanzania

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      What's nearby

      Popular areas

      • City Center - 1.0 mi

      Near the hotelNear 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

      Hotel Awards

      TanzanianHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedZanzibarDhow Palace

      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:

      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 4 Star Hotels in Tanzania

      Use Badge