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    Hotel White Sands - The Beach Resort

    Africana Road | Jangwani Beach, Dar es Salaam 3030, Tanzania
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          US$153
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          Overview
          • Excellent34%
          • Very good38%
          • Average12%
          • Poor6%
          • Terrible8%
          Travellers talk about
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast Buffet
          Air Conditioning
          Beachfront
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Rooms
          Restaurant
          Airport Transportation
          Room Service
          Suites
          Poolside Bar
          Fitness centre
          Kitchenette
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          Spa
          Wheelchair Access
          Business Centre
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          Private Balcony
          4.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 29 November 2015

          Out of town and great if you are looking for a quiet relaxed time. Beautiful view of the ocean. Food - nothing out of the ordinary. Clean and spacious rooms. Good room service too. I would definitely come back again.

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          Response from Diana K, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel White Sands - The Beach Resort

          Dear Steve A, Thank you for selecting our serene resort for some R&R. We really appreciate your visit and excellent comments. The points raised have been discussed with the Team for necessary action! Look forward to welcoming you back soon! The Hotel White Sands Team

          Reviewed 23 November 2015

          This is a great place time at whether any day or the weekend either solo or with the family, the resort is clean with good services, food and atmosphere. Normally we visit for the day, but am intending to spend the weekend there.

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          Response from Diana K, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel White Sands - The Beach Resort

          Dear Fayyaz A, Thanks for the excellent feedback. Please come and spend a weekend - the Team look forward to welcoming you back! See you soon! The Hotel White Sands Team

          Reviewed 15 November 2015

          The 4 star rating is due great service and its setting. However, I think 3.5 would've been more accurate, but based on the alternate options I feel justified in giving it a full 4 stars. We visited Ramada for sundowners and wow, overfull, slow service,...More

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          Response from Diana K, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel White Sands - The Beach Resort

          Dear JohnBoyZA I would like to thank you for staying at Hotel White Sands and for taking the time to review us on TripAdvisor. Guest comments are highly appreciated as it enables us to improve our services and products where we are lacking, I am...More

          Reviewed 5 November 2015

          Stayed here for five days. Room was large with a balcony and had a nice view of the ocean. Persistent sea breeze kept it cool. Bathroom needed a reno and even though shampoo and body lotion are provided, you may want to bring your own....More

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          Response from Diana K, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel White Sands - The Beach Resort

          Dear Wendy F, Thank you for staying at Hotel White Sands and for taking the time to review us on TripAdvisor. Guest feedback is always a very important thing for us, as it always enables us to improve on areas where we may lack. Please...More

          Reviewed 21 October 2015

          The food is good. Also has a decent menu and is not too pricey. By the beach so the hotel has a decent view and a few outdoor activities you can try. Its a pretty place, good for couples. Would recommend going there if on...More

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          About
          Awards & Recognition
          Certificate of Excellence
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Room Service
          • Restaurant
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Beachfront
          • Free Parking
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Room Service
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Free Parking
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Laundry Service
          • Concierge
          • Banquet Room
          • Conference Facilities
          • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
          • Shuttle Bus Service
          • Airport Transportation
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$124 - US$179 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #3 Romantic Hotel in Dar es Salaam
          • #5 Business Hotel in Dar es Salaam
          • #5 On the Beach Hotel in Dar es Salaam
          • #9 Luxury Hotel in Dar es Salaam
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms ,
          • Kitchenette
          • Number of rooms
          • 146
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          • Location
          • Tanzania >
          • Dar Es Salaam Region >
          • Dar es Salaam
          • Also Known As
          • White Sands Hotel And Dar Es Salaam
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          Room & Suite (50)
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          Dining (38)
          Hotel & Grounds (150)
          Bathroom (3)
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          bignosebruce
          how much is taxi vs hotel shuttle from airport to witesand baeach hotel
          20 May 2017|
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          Response from Andrew W | Reviewed this property |
          Just as has been said, generally there no big difference. You are better of asking the hotel to pick you up it is part of what they offer. Enjoy your stay.
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          Eman A
          Is it possible to use the beach at this hotel if i am not staying there??
          5 August 2016|
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          Response from Zoi M | Reviewed this property |
          I was able to use it for a 8000 entry fee and then 10000 fee for the wifi code. So yes, but not for free.
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          Bill H
          How much is a taxi from the airport? What currency is accepted?
          29 November 2015|
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          Response from Steve A | Reviewed this property |
          Hi Bill taxi transfer from the airport to the hotel is between USD $35_40. Depending on your negotiation skills. You can pay in dollars or Tanzanian Shillings around 40K Tanzanian Shillings. Distance one way is about 35km.
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          "Do ask for a seas view!"
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          "all rooms are same and on seaside."
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          "If you like walking ask for a room in the 400's, if not get something around 200-300."
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