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Lardos, Greece
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The Perfect holiday of 2017!!! I have visited on January 2017 with my lovely family. The hotel is very nice and on a great location for kite surfing. The club is amazing!!! The staff is very professional. My daughter did a course only 8 hours and she succeed a lot... - compare to other schools....... The beach is great!!! The...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This four stars Hotel in Paje, has an incredible band on Tuesdays that makes you want to get on your feet and dance to this local Afropop music sang by this Band😍 it has sweet sea food and the workers hospitality and activeness is inspiring

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

Dear Jescy, thanks a lot for the feedback, great to hear that you like our evening program and we are happy that the band gave a good vibe. Thats exactly what we wish for. Have a happy New Year and we hope to welcome you back in the near future.

Stekene, Belgium
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Dhow Inn in Paje, Zanzibar is an excellent hotel to stay! The perfect place to relax. Everything was well organized, the staff were just amazing and very welcoming! We purchased the full board during our holiday. The dinner is 'a la carte' and served on the table! The beach is close to the hotel with a private area!

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

Dear Kristof, thank you very much for your feedback, we are happy to hear that you enjoyed your holiday with us. We hope to welcome you back in the very near future, and wish you a Merry Christmas.

Datchet, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

The Dhow Inn on the island of Zanzibar, is one of the most tranquil resorts I have ever had the pleasure to stay. 28 bungalows rooms centre around 2/3 pools, white with palm roofs are very pleasant to look at and gently decorated inside as a traditional African lodge. Having almost everything you need, a.c., a central fan. Large bed...

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

Dear Mark, thank you very much for this beautiful review, we are very happy that you had a pleasant stay with us and that you enjoyed your holidays. We will be very happy welcoming you back in the very near future.

Reviewed 4 December 2016

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 27 November 2016

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 12 November 2016 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.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
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  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
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  • Multilingual Staff
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
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  • 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: ₹ 10,982 - ₹ 18,621 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Dhow Inn 4*
Number of rooms: 28
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Paje Dhow Hotel Paje
Dhow Inn Paje, Zanzibar Island
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“Rooms with pool view - superior room”
 of 5 bubbles MngsmartlineEllia, 20 Jan 2017 | Read review
“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
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