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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Dhow Inn was an excellent place to stay! Everything was organized and the staff were just amazing and very welcoming! Zanzibar is an excellent place to visit! We purchased the half board with our stay. I recommend this option because the dinner is very nice! The wifi was a bit slow at times.. but who needs wifi when you are...

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Dhow2013, Guest Relations Manager at Dhow Inn, responded to this review

Dear Ashley, thank you for the beautiful words, we will forward all to our staff. We are very happy that you enjoyed your stay with us and would love to welcome you back in the very near future. greetings from the whole Dhow Inn Team.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Dhow Inn is the best hotel I have ever visited. The rooms, the gardens and the pools are really well designed and planned. Everything is super clean. I really loved that the rooms are entirely white, the baths/ toilets are separated and tidy, the big mosquito net surrounding the bed are really charming. Each room has its small porch with...

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Dhow2013, Guest Relations Manager at Dhow Inn, responded to this review

Dear Mina, thanks a lot for the wonderful words and the great review. We really appreciate and will give the feedback to all our staff. We hope to welcome you back in the very near future.

Sao Paulo, SP
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you want to try the best hotel in Paje, go for dhow inn. Great rooms, very clean and a lot of space, they upgraded us for a half pension and the dinner were amazing, good food, very complete!!! One night there was a typical african show, very interesting! I highly recommend it!

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Dhow2013, Guest Relations Manager at Dhow Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback and we are happy you enjoyed the hotel, food and the entertainment. We hope to welcome you back in the very near future. Thank you very much again and greetings from the whole Dhow Inn Team.

Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Had a great stay at Dhow Inn! Beautiful resort with 20 bungalows right at the beach. Rooms are very clean and the bed is very comfortable. The half board contains a nice breakfast buffet with a chef that prepares eggs and pancakes and a 4 course menu, which daily changes, in the evening. Especially liked the barbecue! Very friendly staff!!

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Dhow2013, Guest Relations Manager at Dhow Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the great review and we are very happy to hear that you enjoyed your holidays in Dhow Inn. We hope to welcome you back in the very near future.

Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 24 October 2016

The rooms are arranged around one of three pools. The room is simple but nice, clean and comfortable. There is a nice porch outside the room with a chaise longue, a table and a couple of chairs - a nice place to chill out. The Friday night Swahili buffet was very tasty, and served outdoors under the stars. Breakfast is...

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Dhow2013, Guest Relations Manager at Dhow Inn, responded to this review

Thank you very much for the great feedback. We are happy to hear that enjoyed your holidays with us and we hope to welcome you back here in Dhow Inn in the near future. Greetings from the whole Dhow Inn Team

Buzau, Romania
Reviewed 19 October 2016

The room was ok,Close to the restaurant and the beach!!! They have the most beautiful beach in entire island!!! Friendly staff!!! Friendly people,and Close to the airport!!! A very good restaurant with a nice view!!!

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Dhow2013, Guest Relations Manager at Dhow Inn, responded to this review

Dear George, thank you so much for the wonderful words, and we are happy that you enjoyed your stay. We hope to welcome you back in the very near future.

Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

We didn't stay in the Dhow Inn, but we had very nice dinners there. The staff is friendly and helpful, the place looks clean and well organized and the food is great (we loved the Passion Caipirinha)!

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Dhow2013, Guest Relations Manager at Dhow Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for the great feedback, we are happy you enjoyed your dinner. We have different menus every evening and would be happy welcoming you back soon.

Bucharest, Romania
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

A very pleasant place very respectful staff. All places very well maintained and a good feeling with the white dominated. If you would like to find a fault - I could not find :) All the staff is very very polite and ready to help you with any problem you have

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thank you very much for the wonderful words. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay in Dhow Inn and hope to welcome you back in the very near future.

Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

We had a wonderful stay in this hotel on Zanzibar. Clearly one of the most beautifully beaches I have seen and a kite surf paradise both for beginners as more advanced kiters. Very friendly staff, kids friendly, the food was great. Top stay!!

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Dhow2013, Guest Relations Manager at Dhow Inn, responded to this review

Dear Jozef, we are very happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay. Thank you so much for this beautiful feedback and we hope to welcome you back in the near future. Your Dhow Inn Team

Gera Lario, Italy
Reviewed 15 June 2016

We had an amazing week at Dhow Inn. The rooms are very cosy, elegant and clean. The place looks luxury style and every few rooms (I think it was 10 rooms) you have a private swimming pool where the atmosphere is always very quite and relaxed. We booked half board, dinners are very nice and with good variety between fish...

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Dhow2013, Guest Relations Manager at Dhow Inn, responded to this review

Dear Lauclaus, we are very happy about this wonderful review and thank you so much for taking your time for it. We hope you can keep your holiday feeling as long as possible and hope to welcome you back in Dhow Inn in the near future.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
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  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located at a 1-minute-walk from the Zanzibar's hotspot beach of Paje,Dhow Inn (4*)provides the perfect scenario for a chilled stay in one of our 28 new, comfortable and full equipped rooms. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Dhow Inn

Address: Paje Beach, Paje, Tanzania
Region: Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar Island > Paje
Price Range: RM685 - RM1,209 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Dhow Inn 4*
Number of rooms: 28
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Also Known As:
Paje Dhow Hotel Paje
Dhow Inn Paje, Zanzibar Island, Tanzania
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“Ask for a pool view!”
 of 5 bubbles ashleyfaithh, 4 Dec 2016 | Read review
“All rooms have nice view to the pools. There is no ocean view, but you won't be missing it.”
 of 5 bubbles 589minag, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Remember to always keep the door closed otherwise you will get too many mosquitos...don't worry each room has conditioned air :)”
 of 5 bubbles Lauclaus, 14 Jun 2016 | Read review
“I wouldn't take a room near the reception. Take a room set around the pools.”
 of 5 bubbles Degrotekievit, 20 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Rooms are grouped in blocks of 12 around individual pools, apart from a few which lead from reception area so make sure you don't pick those”
 of 5 bubbles Elainerowley, 2 Feb 2016 | Read review
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