Stone Town City, Stone Town - Accommodation
ESTABLISHMENT OVERVIEW:Known as the Sultan's quarters, this Stone town hotel epitomizes Arabian royalty and Tanzanian exuberance. A private porter escorts you and your luggage into the hotel in true V.I.P style to the courts of the magical Dhow Palace. Rewarding the guest with a unique taste of Zanzibar's opulence and decadence that leaves you mesmerized and captivated for your whole stay. Set at the crux of the East African's sea point, Dhow Palace dances close to whimsical beaches, pretty sands and gentle sunrays that caress the skin.
A Zanzibar hotel built for kings
The aura of royalty and old school glamour cannot be escaped in the 30 suites of Dhow Palace. Inspired by its royal history, the rooms are draped with the same royal decor where the ornaments are antiques and the fabrics and furniture is rich and timeless. With modern amenities such as flat screen TV, Wi-Fi, water heater, fridge, dryer, phone and laundry services. Even the bathrooms cannot elude the Arabian theme that is the essence of Dhow Palace, with classy and chic amenities that leave you caressed in luxury.
Pacify the stresses and tensions of everyday pressures with a dip in the courtyard pool and enjoy a Zanzibaran snack by the poolside snack bar. Ideal for family and couple vacations Dhow Palace puts you in the presence of staff that understands and respects the lineage of royalty that runs in the hotel. Here guests are made to feel like kings and queens in their own right.
The royal Hotel in Zanzibar also boasts a restaurant by the name of Dhow Restaurant, located close to the pool. Guests can enjoy hearty, traditional meals on the rooftop under the skies or by the poolside of this Stone town hotel. To break away from the hotel restaurant food, Dhow Palace is ideally situated in close proximity to the town's local attractions.
Facilities & Amenities includes:
Facilities available at Dhow Palace, Stone Town City, Stone Town
- Air Conditioning
- Digital Safe
- Hair Dryer
Things to do near Stone Town City, Stone Town
The tour of Stone Town introduces you to the rich culture and heritage of Zanzibar where African tradition combined with Persian, Indian, Arab and European influences. Stone Town is on the west coast of Unguja island also known as Zanzibar. Stone Town was added to UNESCO's World Heritage list in the year 2000 and is the capital of Zanzibar. On the tour you will see the historic ...
Come explore Zanzibar by doing a fascinating Spice Tour, the tour is guided and gives tourists a look into the wonderful array of spices on Zanzibar island. The tour will take you to a variety of small farms in the rural area that grow vanilla, cardamom, cloves, nutmeg, cinnamon, black pepper, aniseed, bay leaves, chili, coriander, ginger, turmeric, lemon grass and other spices as well as farms ...
Stone Town is a great place to start your explorations on your holiday in Zanzibar, as travellers can take a boat out leaving from Forodhani Garden to Prison Island with the Prison Island and Sandbank tour. Prison Island is locally known as Changuu Island and previously used to house an Arab's disobedient slaves. On the tour you will visit the old slave prison ruins and the Aldabra giant ...
'6 Degrees South Bar and Grill' is an imaginative and quirky space that allows diners to enjoy the sea breeze and spectacular views of the Indian Ocean from three terraces. The bar and Grill is ideally situated in Stone Town on the Shangani strip, perfect for a 'sundowner' while watching a breathtaking sunset. Choose from a glass of wine from their international selection or a '6 Degrees ...
Directions to Dhow Palace
Map of Dhow Palace in Stone Town City, Stone Town+ OPEN FULL MAP
GPS Co-Ordinates: 39° 11' 15.5" E / 6° 9' 50.2" S
By Car / Driving
Driving to Dhow Palace in Stone Town City, Stone Town
|Departing: Zanzibar International Airport|
|Address: Nyerere Rd, Zanzibar Town, Tanzania|
|Distance: 9.0 km / Duration: 18 mins|
|1.||Head northwest on Nyerere Rd||5.6 km|
|2.||Turn right||1.0 km|
|3.||At the roundabout, continue straight onto Mlandege Rd||0.7 km|
|4.||Turn left onto Malawi Rd||0.6 km|
|5.||At the roundabout, take the 1st exit onto Mizingani Rd||0.9 km|
|6.||Continue onto Mizingani Rd||70 m|
|7.||Continue onto Kenyatta Rd
Destination will be on the left
Zanzibar International Airport - Port Alfred+ OPEN WEBSITE
Zanzibar International Airport or Abeid Amani Karume International Airport is the main airport on Unguja Island, the main island of Zanzibar. It is about five kilometres from Zanzibar City which is Zanzibar's capital.
Kisauni Airport was its previous name and it was renamed in 2010 in honour of Abeid Amani Karume, the first president of the island. The airport has a capacity for 1.5 Million passengers.
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Reviews for Dhow Palace
"Beautiful and convenient"
We stayed at the beautiful Dhow Palace Hotel for 2 nights in July 2014. Perfect location to explore Stonetown. Staff were friendly and helpful. Room was quiet, cool and comfortable. Highly recommended
Reviewer: Erleen West
Country: South Africa
Posted: July, 19th 2014 12:24 PM
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