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 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 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 parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • Limited time reception
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • Concierge desk
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • 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
  • In-room safe
  • Dressing area
  • Patio
  • Terrace
  • Balcony
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Trouser press
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Shared bathroom
  • 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 / CHECK-OUT

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

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 Center
  • Zanzibar
    1.7 km
Airports
  • Kisauni (ZNZ)
    7.7 km
Restaurants
  • The Silk Route
    70 m
  • Lazuli (cuisine: African)
    100 m
Parks
  • Forodhani Park
    450 m
Beaches
  • isola Nakupenda Beaches
    70 m
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

Dhow Palace Hotel photos Room
Standard Twin Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds, 1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Balcony
    • + More
  • General:Free internet access
  • Safe
  • Work desk
  • Mosquito net
  • Telephone
  • Upper floors accessible by lift
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bathroom for disabled
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Sofa
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Cable/satellite TV
  • Wake up service
Room Description:

Standard|Twin Standard

Dhow Palace Hotel photos Room
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 Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Balcony
    • + More
  • General:Free internet access
  • Safe
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Mosquito net
  • Telephone
  • Upper floors accessible by lift
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bathroom for disabled
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Sofa
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Cable/satellite TV
  • Wake up service
Room Description:

Standard|TRIPLE STANDARD

Dhow Palace Hotel photos Room
Deluxe Double Room
Sea view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Terrace
  • Patio
  • Work desk
  • Carpeted floor
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Mosquito net
  • Telephone
  • Upper floors accessible by lift
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
Room Description:

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

Deluxe Triple Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

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Dhow Palace Hotel photos Room
Spacious Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 2 Single beds

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
  • Mosquito net
  • Telephone
  • Upper floors accessible by lift
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Sofa bed
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • Wake up service
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.

Dhow Palace Hotel photos Room
Spacious Triple Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Balcony
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Wardrobe/closet
  • Mosquito net
  • Telephone
  • Upper floors accessible by lift
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Sofa
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • Wake up service
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.

Spacious Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 2 Single beds

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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.

Dhow Palace Hotel Location

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What's nearby

Popular areas

  • City Center1.6 km

Shopping areas

  • The Zanzibar Curio shop400 m

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Hamamni Persian Baths800 m

Museums

  • Old Fort of Zanzibar300 m
  • House of Wonders400 m
  • Peace Memorial Museum600 m

Local attractions

  • Mbweni Ruins4.1 km
    6 km from Stone Town
  • Solarafrica Moto4.1 km
    Pete
  • Mangapwani Coral Cave4.1 km
  • Mtoni Palace Ruins14.7 km
    Mtoni

Near the hotel

  • isola Nakupenda Beaches70 m
    al largo delle coste di Zanzibar, Stone Town
  • The Old Fort (Ngome Kongwe)340 m
    Nr. Beit el-Ajaib
  • Forodhani Park450 m
    On the Waterfront
  • Palace Museum (Beit al-Sahel)550 m
  • Fahari Zanzibar70 m
    Kenyatta Road Shangani
  • Obama Beach Zanzibar330 m
    Via
  • House of Wonders (Beit-el-Ajaib)410 m
    Mizingani Rd

Restaurants nearby

  • The Silk Route70 m

    Phone: 255 78 687 9696

    78% likes this, based on 199 reviews

  • Livingstone Beach Restaurant70 m

    Address: Shanghani
    Phone: 255 77 316 4939

    51% likes this, based on 118 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian, Thai, African
    Price Range: INR 259 - INR 2 073

  • Radha Food House70 m

    Phone: 024-223-4808

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

  • Lazuli100 m

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

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

  • Beyt al Chai Restaurant70 m

    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

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

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  • Stone Town hotels - 1 km

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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
    1.7 km
Airports
  • Kisauni (ZNZ)
    7.7 km
Restaurants
  • The Silk Route
    70 m
  • Lazuli (cuisine: African)
    100 m
Parks
  • Forodhani Park
    450 m
Beaches
  • isola Nakupenda Beaches
    70 m
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