It is time to enjoy Zanzibar again

Dhow Inn has always been keen on the Cleanness and hygiene, but we are aware that the future of travel may look different. We will be prepared to welcome back travellers in a post-coronavirus world.

Our number one priority is the well-being and safety of our guests and team members. To secure just that, we have set up new procedures and routines in place at our hotel regarding enhanced cleaning, physical distancing and our food and beverage offerings, so that all of our guests can feel safe when staying at or visiting Dhow Inn.

We look forward seeing you!

Our commitment to cleanliness and wellbeing:

  • Providing masks during airport transfer
  • Sanitizer available in the hotel car
  • Reduced contact during check-in, check out
  • Sanitizer stations all around the hotel public areas
  • Every room deep cleaned and disinfected by 24hs after every departure
  • Every departure deep key holder disinfection
  • Extra staff member constantly cleaning and taking care of Public areas, additional deep cleaning of high touch surfaces
  • Social distancing:
    • all our rooms are separated, have their own terraces which are more than 5 meters away from each other.
    • all our tables in restaurant/ lounge area are more than 2 meters away from each other.
    • all the sunbeds around swimming pool are more than 2 meters away from each other.
    • at our private beach area, we make sure sunbeds are more than 2 meters away from each other
  • Meals served a la carte and room service available for every meal
  • All team well trained and prepared for new rules
  • In case of any health issues we will help to connect guests with Private clinic in Paje, only 5 minutes away from the Hotel

For more information you can check our website.

We hope this gives you reassurance as you look ahead to future travel plans – because when you’re ready to travel again, we’ll be ready to welcome you.

On behalf of Dhow Inn Hotel, thank you for your continued loyalty, trust and support.


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Phone: +255 777 525 828

Best wishes,
Dhow Inn Team

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Contact Us

  • +255 777 525 828  
  • +255 620 525 828  
  •   Location
  • Tanzania

Dear Guest,

We hope that you are safe and healthy during this absurd and challenging time. We trust we can welcome you at Dhow Inn very soon! We are therefore adapting our Hotel, taking care of all the safety and hygiene protocols.

Why not start thinking about your dream vacation now? We want to offer you a 50% discount in our Double Room.

As we know it is now difficult to plan a certain date for your next trip, we allow you to modify the dates without any cost until Dec 20th 2021.

It can be a gift for a friend, your partner, your parents, siblings, or for yourself! This difficult moment will soon be over and... Dhow Inn Zanzibar is waiting for you!

*The period between Dec 24th 2020 till Jan 4th 2021 is excluded from this offer
**Non refundable rate. Modification can be made for stays until Dec 20th 2021 without penalty.