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DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Zanzibar - Stone Town

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Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good36%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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What's included
Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
4 Star Hotel
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 in the heart of the enchanting UNESCO World Heritage Site of Stone Town, this...
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Location and contact
90 / 90A Shanghani St, Stone Town, Zanzibar City, Tanzania
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7.4 km to Kisauni Airport
51 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
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Perfect location, with easy walking distance to everything in Stone Town. Loved the atmosphere of the hotel and with comfortable rooms. Nice dining room on top floor with great views. And of course the warm chocolate cookie on arrival!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Doubletree in Stonetown is an elegant hotel set in the narrow alleyways of an upmarket part of town. It is a stone’s throw away from the waterfront and other tourist hotspots. It is a short walk from Daranjani spice market. I say a short walk,...More

Thank Somia S
Response from MaryNjoroge, Duty Manager at DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Zanzibar - Stone TownResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Somia, Thank you so much for sharing your great feedback regarding your stay at DoubleTree by Hilton, Stone Town! I'm very happy that you met your expectations about accommodation and service. We appreciate you sharing your comments and it is our hope to have...More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This was my first stay in Zanzibar, I am a woman travelling solo, and I really didn’t know what to expect so I pushed the boat out a bit money-wise and booked a good hotel that I hoped would at least be bug-free and uncomplicated....More

Thank EmmaN16
Response from MaryNjoroge, Duty Manager at DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Zanzibar - Stone TownResponded 2 days ago

Dear Emma, Many thanks for your appreciation of the service delivered to you during your last stay with us. I am sorry that we let you down in a few aspects but on the other hand I am really happy that our staff has been...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very nice hotel great breakfast average rooms but not bad. Not on main road so need to walk around to get to the hotels entrance. Very friendly staff. I would recommend to stay there but my not my first choiceMore

Thank Gavin P
Response from MaryNjoroge, Duty Manager at DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Zanzibar - Stone TownResponded 1 week ago

Dear Gavin, First of all I would like to thank you for choosing our hotel during your last stay in Stone Town. It is a pleasure for us to hear some nice words, we are very grateful, especially of our friendly staff. Sorry to read...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I visited Double Tree by Hilton in Nungui and in stone town Zanzibar. I love their beds. So comfortable. And the service too. Mary, the Manager, does everything to make your stay enjoyable. The chef feom Kenya is so professional and kind. My stay was...More

Thank Jo4980
Response from MaryNjoroge, Duty Manager at DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Zanzibar - Stone TownResponded 1 week ago

Dear Jo, First of all I would like to thank you for staying with us and many thanks for your appreciation of the service delivered to you during your last stay with us. We are glad that you loved our services, our dedicated staff will...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Meeting Rooms
Room Service
Dry Cleaning
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Babysitting
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
US$137 - US$229 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#5 Luxury Hotel in Stone Town
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$137 - US$229 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#5 Luxury Hotel in Stone Town
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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familytravellersgo
7 July 2018|
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Response from MaryNjoroge | Property representative |
Yes we can arrange the stone town tour and preferably done morning hours before the day is too hot.
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Lindsey D
6 June 2018|
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Response from MaryNjoroge | Property representative |
Dear Mona, Yes we provide laundry services at the hotel. The charges differ depending with the items you send. Also airport transportation from the airport and to any part of the island upon request. Regards, Mary
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Lindsey D
3 June 2018|
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Response from Yehia_El-Mansoury | Property representative |
Sure with pleasure
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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."
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