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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
Restaurant
Room Service
Suites
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 3 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 2 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

Hotel's Favourite
Reviewed 24 August 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 29 August 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 4 days ago

We stayed for one night and I feel that was enough. The hotel is small in area with woody settings and equally dreary and dark corridors. The terrace at roof top (5th floor) is small and is used as dining area. The rooms are small...More

Thank screw-wallah
Response from Yehia_El-Mansoury, General Manager at DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Zanzibar - Stone TownResponded 3 days ago

We appreciate you taking the time to write and are sorry to read of your underwhelming experience. We value guest feedback - both positive and negative - we are glad you enjoyed dinner at our signature Roof Taarab restaurant and are sorry that you did...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

Staff were lovely, as were the fresh choc chip cookies on arrival. Room was comfortable, more importantly cool, but not great. We paid in SA Rands, and considering the exchange rate is was pretty pricey for what we got. i found the bathroom tiny and...More

Thank barklem
Response from Yehia_El-Mansoury, General Manager at DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Zanzibar - Stone TownResponded 3 days ago

Thank you Barklem for the time you have taken to review your stay of last year on December 17. We value guest feedback - both positive and negative as it helps us improve the guest experience. We are glad you enjoyed our comfortable rooms, staff...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

The service was stellar. From the moment we arrived to the moment we left, we were warmly welcomed and attended to. The hotel is small and quaint with a beautiful view at the restaurant terrace. It is located next to three great bars only a...More

Thank Amber K
Response from Yehia E, General Manager at DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Zanzibar - Stone TownResponded 5 days ago

Your title-line says it all: " True value for money" I am glad that you loved your stay at our hotel Amber and thank you for your kind compliments to our staff. They are our greatest asset. Amber, We hope to have future opportunities to...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 FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Air Conditioning
Banquet Room
Business Centre 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
US$140 - US$205 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar Island > Zanzibar City > Stone Town
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
US$140 - US$205 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar Island > Zanzibar City > Stone Town
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Dining (54)
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Amenities (5)
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Questions & Answers
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gurhan33
13 September 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
13 September 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
24 August 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
24 Aug 2018
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"big rooms, great service"
kukuao
14 Aug 2018
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"avoid 4th floor"
Vladimir_Nitu
24 Jul 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
12 Jun 2018
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