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    Sultan Palace

    Pierre Ltd., Dongwe, Tanzania
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          Reviewed 25 November 2012

          My wife and I stayed at the Sultan Palace recently, for our honeymoon. While I generally like to stay at more modest and "budget-friendly" accommodations while traveling, for this trip I wanted something romantic and relaxing. While not one of the more well-advertised hotels on...More

          5  Thank Stabdys
          Reviewed 20 October 2012

          Classy, intimate, hotel enhanced by its gracious owner Paola. There is no request too difficult for Paola, including meal choices. Every effort is made to not only accomodate guests but to discreetly assure their satisfaction Wonderful place to wind down after safari. This is a...More

          3  Thank Bostonians100
          Reviewed 26 July 2012

          Sultan Palace is a beautiful hotel and by far the best we stayed at in Zanzibar. In fact it was so good I felt I had to write a review about it, a first for me as I haven't written one on TripAdvisor before. We...More

          4  Thank Samuel S
          Reviewed 10 April 2012

          Sultan Palace appears to have been one of the first 'boutique' category hotels on the island, having been opened in the late 1990s by its Italian owner, Paola. With only 15 rooms (primarily detached lodges/cottages throughout the grounds), it is an incredibly intimate and private...More

          4  Thank IK-POTTER
          Reviewed 21 January 2012

          We stayed at the Sultan Palace in September 2011 and had a great holiday. Our stay formed part of a three-legged holiday: 6 days in the Selous game reserve, 6 days on the Zanzibar beach and 3 days in Stone Town. In brief, our Sultan...More

          3  Thank vandenbraak
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          • 15
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          • Dongwe
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          "All rooms are very large and stand alone cottages,"
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          "All rooms are amazing. We came after NewYear and there were plenty of rooms to choose from, so we checked out..."
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          "Ocean view rooms are smaller but they have views. The garden rooms are more spacious with limited views of..."
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          "Go for the suite, ocean view or garden view, it doesn't matter!!"
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