DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Zanzibar - Stone Town

90 / 90A ShanghaniZanzibar City000000Tanzania
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About DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Zanzibar - Stone Town

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Zanzibar - Stone Town is a sophisticated business and leisure hotel that overlooks the Indian Ocean in Tanzania.

The air-conditioned rooms provide flat-screen TV, free Wi-Fi, desk, in-room safe, ensuite, free toiletries, hair dryer upon request, ironing set, paid childcare, bathrobes, slippers, refrigerators, tea and coffee making facilities and premium bedding.

The smoke-free hotel offers limited front desk hours, tour assistance, dry cleaning service, luggage storage, elevator, terrace, 24-hour business centre, conference space, meeting rooms, fitness facility and free parking.

Guests can enjoy meals and room service thanks to the rooftop Taarab Restaurant and Bar, which features ocean views, or the on-site cafe, Chai Kahawa.

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Zanzibar - Stone Town is near Shangani Beach, Old Fort, House of Wonders, Anglican Cathedral, Forodhani Gardens and Abeid Amani Karume International Airport.


90 / 90A Shanghani, Zanzibar City, 000000, Tanzania
Telephone: +255(24)2234062 | Fax: +255(736)618010) | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Parking
  • Pets
  • A/C
  • Restaurant
  • Hotel bar
  • Gym

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • 24-hour reception
  • Airport shuttle
  • Business centre
  • Car park
  • Concierge
  • Conference rooms
  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Hotel bar
  • Hotel safe
  • Laundry service
  • Lift
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Organised activities
  • Restaurant
  • Room service
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Fridge
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet
  • Ironing board
  • Room safe
  • Satellite TV
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms


  • Wheelchair accessible

For children

  • Child / Baby cot
  • Childcare / Babysitting

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-in: 14:00
  • Check-out: 11:00

Positive Reviews

Perfect for Stone Town

For visitors seeking a centrally located hotel, guests mentioned this place could be perfect. It's not far from restaurants or most of the tourist sites the area has to offer. So if you're seeking a pedestrian friendly hotel, visitors say you'll like this hotel.

Rooms Are a Winner

The majority of visitors felt that the rooms were decent sized and had appealing decor. They also mentioned that they're rather tidy and well-kept without maintenance issues. So if you're looking for a dependable stay while in Zanzibar Town, guests enjoyed this location.

Thumbs Up for Rooftop Restaurant

While not being directly on the beach, the hotel's rooftop terrace restaurant offers some great ocean views to enjoy. Plus, they serve some pretty tasty dishes throughout the day too, according to diners.

Negative Reviews

Not Easily Accessible by Car

Some guests mentioned that although there is parking, it isn't on-site. Furthermore, the hotel is surrounded by alleys rather than streets. So if mobility is an issue for you, some guests advise this may not be the best location for you because it will require walking in order to get the hotel.

Customer Service Is Spotty

Some visitors remarked that they had issues with the staff not being as friendly as they expected. Others said that they thought the employees here did a wonderful job. It seems reviews of their performance are mixed, so your experience here may vary.

Lacking Some Amenities

A handful of guests mentioned that it would be nice if they had certain amenities here, in particular a swimming pool or free breakfast. For the most part though, guests didn't have an issue with what the hotel offered.

Rating Overview

Rating trivago Rating Index based on 635 reviews across the web
8.8 /10
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8.8 out of 10 based on 635 reviews