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Dhow Palace Hotel

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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good46%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“swimming pool”(27 reviews)
“top floor”(31 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
4 Star Hotel
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The place is fantastic, good service towards everything, delicious food,nice place to relax and recreate, great pool also and oh yeah the view is also breathtaking, simply wonderful. You gotta be here trust me 😉

1  Thank fardeenabdulshakour
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A lovely old residential home turned into a wonderful stylish hotel. My room had a sea view on top of the hotel. The swimming pool was located on breakfast area with crystal clear water. Clean sheets and linen, firm but not too hard mattress. Room...More

1  Thank Nawab A
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Visited dhow palace hotel while i was in zanzibar a year ago, and i fell in love with the hotel. I really wanted to stay at the hotel for atleast one night on my last trip but the hotel was fully booked. I was not...More

1  Thank aiyshabachooab
Reviewed 5 days ago

We first stayed at Dhow Palace a few years ago and loved the property (full of history in a central location), the service and the food. We returned a few weeks ago and while it is still a beautiful hotel in a great location, the...More

Thank Helen M
Response from Dhowpalace, Manager at Dhow Palace HotelResponded 3 days ago

Dear Helen M, Thank you for staying with us at Dhow Palace Hotel. I`m sorry to learn that your stay this me was not up to the same standards as on your previous stay with us. Thank you for sharing your experience. We shall look...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took a girls only trip to Stone Town and the Dhow Palace caught my eye. On arrival, it didn't disappoint. Their breakfast menu had the usual things on it, with a few indigenous food stuffs thrown into the mix. The main menu was a...More

1  Thank LiezlB101
Response from Dhowpalace, Manager at Dhow Palace HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear LiezlB101, Thanking you so much for staying with us at the Dhow Palace Hotel, and for taking your time to sit down and write this wonderful and honest review, and sharing it with the rest of the travelling community of TripAdvisor. We are indeed...More

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About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Restaurant
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Indoor pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$91 - US$133 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#11 Romantic Hotel in Stone Town
#11 Luxury Hotel in Stone Town
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$91 - US$133 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#11 Romantic Hotel in Stone Town
#11 Luxury Hotel in Stone Town
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Dining (54)
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Aziza M
11 December 2017|
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Response from Dhowpalace | Property representative |
You may use Visa or MasterCard credit cards upon arrival / check in. Or if you wish, you may do a bank transfer - however this option will add additional bank transfer charges ( should you opt for this - please drop us an... More
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Lynne V
10 August 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
10 August 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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Room Tips
"Ask for a room with an outside shower, this is a great experience - and totally private."
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"I had a room with view to the pool. I am not aware of less preferable rooms."
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"ask in the old building, rooms are much nicer and spacious"
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"We loved our top floor room!"
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