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Dhow Palace Hotel

Kenyatta Road, Shangani, Stone Town, Zanzibar 1052, Tanzania
+255 777 878 088

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8.5

Excellent
based on 1,068 reviews
Dhow Palace Hotel - Zanzibar, Tanzania
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Good to know

Distance to city centre 1.1 km
Location rating 9.7

Rooms

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Double rooms

$113+

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Nightly base price
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$113 per night
Unknown
$127 per night
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$176 per night
Unknown
$188 per night

Standard rooms

$159+

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Provider
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Unknown
$159 per night

Reviews

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  • Excellent
    Feb 2020
    9.6

    Beautiful, historic hotel with a very nice pool. Easy to arrange transport across the island. Room was clean and spacious. Decent AC and shower. Big breakfast spread.

  • Excellent
    Feb 2020
    9.0

    Rooms were clean and spacious. Security at hotel was good. Breakfast was decent, though could have been better.

    Dow palace is a nice hotel with clean room and helpful staff. It's a perfect place to stay in Stone Town for business as well as leisure.

  • Excellent
    Feb 2020
    9.0

    Everything , great staff, very clean, great breakfast, hotel was like a museum- all antique furniture, very unique

    All good, no complaints

  • Excellent
    Feb 2020
    10.0

    A beautiful jewel in Stonetown. The architecture is gorgeous and typical of the history of Zanzibar. Staff is really helpful and friendly. Even if you spend only one night in Stonetown, be sure to sleep there !

  • Good
    Feb 2020
    7.1

    First of all, location. This object in the city centrum and close to the ocean. Secondly, price. Good quality for money. What was strange the bed in the room was quite tall

    You can here every sounds from neighbor’s room

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Overview

With a stay at Dhow Palace Hotel in Zanzibar Town (Stone Town), you'll be a 5-minute walk from Shangani Beach and 5 minutes by foot from Old Fort. Featured amenities include complimentary wired Internet access, a business center, and complimentary newspapers in the lobby. For a surcharge, guests may use a roundtrip airport shuttle (available 24 hours) and a ferry terminal shuttle.

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Features

Free parking
Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet friendly
Spa

8.5 Excellent

based on 1,068 reviews

9.7

Beach

9.7

Location

4.4

Cleanliness

1.2

Bar

Things to know

  • Nice building
  • Stylish hotel
  • Beautiful architecture

Check in

12:00

Check out

10:00

Cancellation/pre-payment

Policies vary by room type and provider.

AMENITIES

Complimentary breakfast
Free Wi-Fi
Disabled access
Car hire
Concierge service
Room service
Game room
Indoor pool
Outdoor pool
Restaurant
Express check out
Air-conditioned
24-hour front desk
Safe
Airport shuttle (surcharge)
Free parking
Pool table
Designated smoking area
Storage available
Non-smoking rooms available
Terrace/Patio
Lift
Library
Business centre
Laundry facilities
Bar/Lounge
Hairdryer
Coffee shop
Babysitting/child care services (surcharge)
Free Internet
Pets not allowed
Currency exchange on-site
Laundry service

FAQs when booking at Dhow Palace Hotel

Where is Dhow Palace Hotel located?

Dhow Palace Hotel is located at Kenyatta Road, Shangani, Stone Town, 1.1 km from the centre of Zanzibar. Stone Town Beach is the closest landmark to Dhow Palace Hotel.

When is check-in time and check-out time at Dhow Palace Hotel?

Check-in time is 12:00 and check-out time is 10:00 at Dhow Palace Hotel.

Does Dhow Palace Hotel offer free Wi-Fi?

Yes, Dhow Palace Hotel offers free Wi-Fi.

Does Dhow Palace Hotel offer free parking?

Yes, Dhow Palace Hotel offers free parking.

Does Dhow Palace Hotel offer free airport shuttle service?

No, Dhow Palace Hotel does not offer free airport shuttle service.

How far is Dhow Palace Hotel from the airport?

Dhow Palace Hotel is 7.6 km from Zanzibar Kisauni. Dhow Palace Hotel is 79.2 km from Dar Es Salaam.

Can you bring pets to Dhow Palace Hotel?

No, pets are not allowed at Dhow Palace Hotel.

Does Dhow Palace Hotel have a pool?

Yes, Dhow Palace Hotel has a pool on-site.

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Location

Most popular landmarks

  • Stone Town Beach 293 m
  • Old Fort 334 m
  • Forodhani Gardens 387 m
  • House of Wonders 0.4 km
  • Slave Chambers 0.5 km
  • Stone Town 0.5 km

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Getting Around

Zanzibar Kisauni 7.6 km
Dar Es Salaam 79.2 km

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