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DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Zanzibar - Stone Town

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90 / 90A Shanghani St, Stone Town, Zanzibar City Tanzania See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Room Service
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4 Star accommodation
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All reviews double tree rooftop restaurant top floor restaurant staff view of the ocean very nice hotel walking distance breakfast buffet perfect stay easy access enjoyed my stay the general manager walking tour prison island comfortable rooms stayed for one night central location
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Location was 20 mins from the airport. Centrally located - walking distance to everything. We never took the taxi (even though we were traveling with toddlers). Hotel was clean, safe & everyone was very friendly and accommodating. Room service and breakfast was great. The manager...More

Thank mbad2010
Hotel's Favorite
Reviewed August 24, 2018

We stayed at the Doubletree after working in Tanzania for a few weeks. What a treat. From the moment we arrived we were treated excellently by all staff. The service was exceptional. The rooms were cool and comfortable. Mini bar wasn’t stocked??? Otherwise everything was...More

2  Thank jimmcnmos
Response from Yehia E, General Manager at DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Zanzibar - Stone TownResponded August 29, 2018

Thank you jimmcnmos for the five-star review! I am glad to hear you found the hotel a fabulous treat after working in Tanzania for weeks! I am happy as well to hear you found the overall accommodation breakfast spread and the overall experience to your...More

Reviewed yesterday

Staff - Excellent stay this hotel, the staff were always accommodating and helpful. The manager was present on site, and very friendly and personable. The chef Alex was a really nice guy, and arranged a delicious birthday cake for my friend, accompanied by the team...More

Thank Lorreign66
Response from Yehia_El-Mansoury, General Manager at DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Zanzibar - Stone TownResponded yesterday

Your title-line says it all: " Great hotel, staff, location and food" I am thrilled to hear from you and read your review of your "excellent stay" at our hotel! Thank you Lorreign66, for your lovely compliments to our helpful, friendly staff, especially Chef Alex...More

Reviewed 2 days ago

My 6 year old daughter and I stayed 3 nights in this lovely, centrally located hotel. The rooms are attractive as is the decor throughout the hotel. Stone Town is small and cramped with tight alleys -- so do not expect large rooms or much...More

Thank Tamara S
Response from Yehia_El-Mansoury, General Manager at DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Zanzibar - Stone TownResponded yesterday

I appreciate the time you have taken Tamara to write a review and provide us your feedback. I am glad that you enjoyed the prime location of our hotel which is an ideal place to start exploration through the winding alleys which will reveal the...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This place has its own character - everything from the location to the carved furniture - restaurant has a really good menu with excellent sunset views and attentive staff Recommendation - take local taxis as they are cheaper, safe and help drive the local economy...More

Thank Sean W
Response from Yehia_El-Mansoury, General Manager at DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Zanzibar - Stone TownResponded 4 days ago

Thank you, Sean, for taking the time to review your experience. I am glad to hear that you felt the Hotel character and enjoyed the Hotel location, Rooftop restaurant menu and our staff attentiveness. Thank you also for sharing your concerns on the Hotel transport,...More

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Experience a perfect blend of culture and comfort at DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Zanzibar - Stone Town, where our friendly staff looks forward to welcoming you at check-in with a warm chocolate chip cookie. Set More in the heart of the enchanting UNESCO World Heritage Site of Stone Town, this elegant hotel offers the hospitality and charm of the 'Swahilis' combined with the renowned coziness of a DoubleTree by Hilton hotel. Take advantage of the Hilton HHonors program and collect reward points to use across all Hilton brand hotels worldwide. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Air Conditioning
Banquet Room
Business Center with Internet Access
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Free Parking
Spa
Breakfast included
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
58
Price range
$140 - $206 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
DoubleTree By Hilton Hotel Zanzibar - Stone Town Zanzibar Island
Location
Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar Island > Zanzibar City > Stone Town
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gurhan33
September 13, 2018|
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Response from Yehia_El-Mansoury | Property representative |
Hello Gurhan, Thank you for your message - the Hotel rooms are none smoking - guests can smoke only in the designated areas ( roof too Restaurant terrace ) Many thanks
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gurhan33
September 13, 2018|
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Response from Yehia_El-Mansoury | Property representative |
Thank you Gurgan for your message - the hotel rooms are (none smoking) guests can smile only in the designated areas ( roof too restaurant terrace) Many thanks
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familytravellersgo
August 24, 2018|
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Response from Yehia E | Property representative |
Hello familtra, Yes sure - the reception desk will guide when you are at the Hotel for the best places to do henna hand-painting near the Hotel. Many thanks
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Room Tips
"Let taxi help you with bags as hotel is a short walk from main road (only two minutes)."
jimmcnmos
Aug 24, 2018
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"big rooms, great service"
kukuao
Aug 14, 2018
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"avoid 4th floor"
Vladimir_Nitu
Jul 24, 2018
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"Except for those on the fourth floor who can barely see the ocean if they are on the side facing the ocean."
wasilata
Jun 12, 2018
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