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    Dhow Palace Hotel

    Kenyatta Rd | Shangani, Stone Town, Zanzibar City, Tanzania
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    • Excellent33%
    • Very good48%
    • Average13%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible2%
    Travelers talk about
    “turkish bath” (6 reviews)
    “top floor” (30 reviews)
    “swimming pool” (25 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Room Service
    Suites
    Concierge
    Laundry Service
    Rooftop Terrace
    Private Balcony
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 468 reviews

    Reviewed 2 days ago

    Great central location, very convenient for discovering stone town. We had a room with view to a brick wall, very dark and impossible to open the windows during the day; no cable TV Nice frontdesk service, helpful and friendly

    1  Thank Ellenvs75
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    We really enjoyed staying here.. Quaint ambiance. Location is excellent. When the walking tours come to this place you know you are in a good spot. Book your walking tour which is something you must do in Stonetown from the front desk. Restaurant staff are...More

    1  Thank Barb N
    Response from Dhowpalace, Manager at Dhow Palace HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Barb N, Thank you for booking your vacation stay with us at Dhow Palace Hotel. Delighted to hear that you had an enjoyable stay with us, and that the guided Stone Town tour was a good experience. Se you next time you`re in this...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    This is a very old but charming hotel with all its beautiful decorations and antique woodwork. It is three storeys high with a rooftop deck for dinner or watching the sunset. They were working on the elevator but the porters will assist you with your...More

    1  Thank islandgirl2244
    Response from Dhowpalace, Manager at Dhow Palace HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Dear islandgirl2244, Thank you for booking your stay with us at Dhow Palace Hotel, and for taking your time to sit down and do a review of Dhow Palace Hotel. We are all indeed very happy to learn that you enjoyed your stay with us....More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    I was so impressed with the service at this hotel, nothing was too much trouble and they were so helpful helping organise taxis and trips. There was a nice pool which was refreshing after a day of sightseeing. Breakfast could be improved but otherwise this...More

    1  Thank Charlotte B
    Response from Dhowpalace, Manager at Dhow Palace HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Charlotte B, Thanking your for booking your vacation stay with us at Dhow Palace Hotel, and for taking time to share your experience with us and the TripAdvisor community. We are delighted to read that you enjoyed your stay with us at Dhow Palace...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Over the past seven years this has been my go to place in Stonetown. They never disappoint. The hotel is in a good location and the staff are always pleasant and assist with any request. They were very accommodating with a taxi pick up in...More

    1  Thank CalgaryTravelgal
    Response from Dhowpalace, Manager at Dhow Palace HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear CalgaryTravelgal, Thanking you so much for always coming back to Dhow Palace Hotel, and for taking your time to write and share your thoughts here on TripAdvisor. Thank you.

    DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Zanzibar - Stone Town
    523 reviews
    #5 of 34 hotels in Stone Town
     
    Maru Maru Hotel
    536 reviews
    #11 of 34 hotels in Stone Town
     
    Mizingani Seafront Hotel
    281 reviews
    #7 of 34 hotels in Stone Town
     
    Jafferji House & Spa
    352 reviews
    #12 of 34 hotels in Stone Town
     
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
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    • $90 - $134 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #9 Luxury Hotel in Stone Town
    • #11 Romantic Hotel in Stone Town
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
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    • Number of rooms
    • 30
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    • Location
    • Tanzania >
    • Zanzibar Archipelago >
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    • Stone Town
    • Also Known As
    • Dhow Palace Hotel Zanzibar Island/Stone Town
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    Traveler (455)
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    Dining (54)
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    Lynne V
    August 10, 2017|
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    Response from Ahmed A |
    yes, dhow palace is a very good place to stay and very safe. you can ask for airport pickup through reservation and the front desk will arrange you an airport transfer on ur day of leaving :)
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    Lynne V
    August 10, 2017|
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    Response from Dhowpalace | Property representative |
    Dear Lynne V, We can arrange for one of our taxi drivers to take him to he Airport. Dhow is a good place to stay as a family, couple or single. See you in September
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    Arnold A
    October 28, 2016|
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    Response from Avid7rav3ller | Reviewed this property |
    Everything was within walking distance probably half an hour to the beach. Not sure about taxi as we didn't use it we got a transfer from the airport to the hotel.
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    "Request for a room on the higher level with a balcony view on pool"
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    "check what renovation work is going on when you book .... it's an old building like all of Stone Town"
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    "We stayed on the second floor there was some construction and noise in the mornings but we were up early..."
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    "Request a room overlooking the central area"
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