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Standard Twin

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
£107* Per night/room 26 Sep - 27 Sep

Two Bedroom Apartment

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Standard King

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

One Bedroom Apartment Garden View

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Studio Apartment

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

One Bedroom Apartment Sea view

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Hotel Description

Our customers tell us that they enjoy the WiFi at White Sands Resort & Conference Centre. During your stay, you're just a quick walk from Jangwani Beach. You'll find features such as free WiFi in public areas and free self-parking, plus 2 outdoor pools.

  • Free WiFi and wired Internet
  • Free self-parking
  • Enjoy local and international cuisine with a beachfront location at Mchanga, one of the property's 2 restaurants and 2 bars/lounges
  • Buffet breakfast served daily for a fee
  • Splash around at the free water park with a waterslide or swim in the 2 outdoor pools
  • Treat yourself to deep-tissue massages or body scrubs at the spa
  • Amenities include free newspapers in reception, a front-desk safe and locker space
  • On-site recreation includes a private beach, an indoor tennis court and a gym
  • Guests speak favourably about the WiFi and the breakfast
  • Steps from Jangwani Beach and a 5-minute drive from Mbudya Island
  • Airport and local-area shuttle service available for a fee

White Sands Resort & Conference Centre ratings based on 3 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
3.3 out of 5 3.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 3.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.0 out of 5.0
Room comfort 0.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 3.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for White Sands Resort & Conference Centre

Everyone (2) Family (1)
3 out of 5
Für ein 5-Sterne Hotel mittelmässig.

Posted by on 30 Jul 2022

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Comment from Hotel Management

30 Jul 2022 by RDM

Dear Thomas , Thank you for your time to rate our services. We have taken notes on your constructive feedback and will work on it. We look forward to welcoming you back to the hotel in the near future. Kind Regards

3 out of 5

Posted by on 6 Jan 2020

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Comment from Hotel Management

15 Jan 2020 by White Sands

Thank you for your Feedback.

4 out of 5
Aussicht und Strand vor der Türe wunderbar! Leider war ein Teil des Hotels im Umbau, Dächer wurden ersetzt, Zimmer renoviert etc.

Posted by on 20 May 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

29 May 2019 by White Sands

Thank you for your feedback, the hotel construction is over. We welcome you back to experience our services.

About the White Sands Resort & Conference Centre

Location Africana Road, Dar es Salaam,

Property Features

Step outside to feel the sun on your face and the sand in your toes on the white sand beach. Enjoy the umbrellas and sunloungers for a relaxing day at the beach. At White Sands Resort & Conference Centre, you can cool off in one of the 2 outdoor swimming pools and indulge in a pampering afternoon at the full-service spa. There are 2 restaurants on site, as well as a coffee shop/cafΘ and a nearby snack bar/deli. You can unwind with a drink at one of the 2 bars/lounges. A computer station is on site, and both WiFi and wired Internet are free in public spaces. This beach resort also offers a complimentary water park, a children's pool and a health club. Self parking is free. A complete renovation of White Sands Resort & Conference Centre was completed in October 2018. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 4-star Dar es Salaam resort.

  • 1 floor
  • 143 guestrooms or units
  • 4 buildings
  • 2 dining venues
  • 2 bars or lounges
  • Built in 1993
  • Deli
  • Beach lounge chairs
  • Towels for the beach
  • Umbrellas for the beach
  • Poolside lounge chairs
  • Umbrellas for the pool
  • Conference centre
  • Business facilities
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Coffee in lobby
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front desk safe
  • Concierge
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • Gift shop
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Smoking in designated areas
  • Locker space

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • On private beach
  • Free water park access
  • Number of outdoor pools - 2
  • Children's pool
  • Waterslide
  • Free WiFi
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Indoor tennis courts - 1
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Laundry facilities
  • Fridge

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired internet , Wireless internet access

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired internet

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Property shuttles: Airport shuttle and area shuttle
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

White Sands Resort & Conference Centre offers 143 accommodations with minibars and a safe. Rooms open to balconies or patios. Each accommodation is individually furnished. Beds feature premium bedding. Fridges and coffee/tea makers are provided. Bathrooms include a shower, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. 32-inch LCD televisions come with satellite channels. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottles of water and blackout curtains. Change of towels and change of bedsheets can be requested. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

  • Private balcony or patio
  • Minibar
  • In-room dining (24 hours)
  • LCD television
  • Digital channels
  • Fridge
  • Coffee maker
  • Luxury bedding
  • Shower
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hairdryer
  • Safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Blackout curtains
  • Sound-insulated rooms
  • Climate control
  • Unique furnishings
  • Connecting rooms available
  • Free tea bags/instant coffee
  • Wardrobe or cupboard
  • Change of towels (on request)
  • Change of bedsheets (on request)

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy a buffet breakfast daily from 7:00 AM to 10:00 AM.

Mchanga – This beachfront restaurant specialises in local and international cuisine and serves breakfast, brunch, lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available.

Upepo – This beachfront bar specialises in local and international cuisine and only serves light fare. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Open daily.

Pizzeria – This poolside restaurant specialises in pizza and serves lunch and light fare. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Open daily.

Mchanga Bar – Overlooking the ocean and garden, this bar specialises in local and international cuisine and serves lunch, dinner and light fare. Open daily.

Ruaha Cafe – Overlooking the garden, this café specialises in local and international cuisine and only serves light fare. Open daily.

24-hour room service is available.

A hosted evening meal is available for a surcharge on Saturday.

Nearby Activities

A private beach, an indoor tennis court, a health club and a complimentary water park with waterslides are featured at the resort. 2 outdoor swimming pools are on site along with a children's pool. Other recreational amenities include a sauna and a fitness centre.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Snorkelling on site
  • Beach yoga on site
  • Golfing nearby
  • Boat tours nearby
  • Beach volleyball on site
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Windsurfing nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby

Spa Services

Guests can indulge in a pampering treatment at the resort's full-service spa. Services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, Swedish massages and Thai massages.

  • Hot stone massage
  • Deep tissue massage
  • Swedish massage
  • Prenatal massage
  • Thai massage
  • Body scrubs
  • Massages

Accessibility

If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

  • Wheelchair-accessible public washroom
  • No lift (single-level property)
  • Braille or raised signage
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time ends at 11:00 AM
  • Check-in time starts at 2:00 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18

Special check-in instructions:

If you are planning to arrive after 9:00 AM, please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Guests arriving after 9:00 AM must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11:00 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 50 per night.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed

This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, mobile payments and cash; cash is not accepted

Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system and a first aid kit

Be prepared: check the latest COVID-19 travel requirements and measures in place for this destination before you travel.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, debit cards, cash and mobile payments. Cash is not accepted. For guests' safety, the property includes a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system and a first aid kit in all accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F; guest room doors are sealed after cleaning. Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests. Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitiser; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; reservations are required for some on-site facilities. Enhanced food service safety measures are in place. Individually wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch and dinner, and also through room service. Each guest room is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings. This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of COVID-19 Guidelines (WHO) and Ecolab (third-party expert - Global).

  • Property follows sanitisation practices of COVID-19 Guidelines (WHO)
  • Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly
  • Temperature checks are available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is not available
  • Security system
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Staffed front desk
  • Smoke detector
  • Mobile payments
  • Service animals are allowed
  • Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions
  • Guest accommodation is sealed after cleaning
  • Electrostatic spray is not used for disinfection
  • Cashless transactions are available
  • Masks are not compulsory at the property
  • Contactless food service / room service is not available
  • Reservation might be required for some facilities on site
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property follows sanitisation practices of Ecolab (3rd party expert - Global)
  • Staff wear personal protective equipment
  • Protective clothing is available for guests
  • Masks are available for guests
  • Mobile key entry is not available
  • Gloves are available for guests
  • Food service has been amended for enhanced safety
  • Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is not available
  • No lifts
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually wrapped food options are available
  • Individually wrapped food options are available for breakfast
  • Individually wrapped food options are available for lunch
  • Individually wrapped food options are available for dinner
  • Individually wrapped food options are available through room service
  • Debit cards
  • Gap period enforced between guest stays - 24 hours

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: USD 100.00 per stay
  • Christmas Eve (24 December) Gala Dinner per adult: USD 25
  • Christmas Day (25 December) Gala Dinner per adult: USD 32
  • Christmas Day (25 December) Gala Dinner per child: USD 16 (from 9 to 18 years old)
  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per adult: USD 60
  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per child: USD 35 (from 11 to 18 years old)
  • Destination fee: USD1.5 per person, per night. This fee does not apply to children under 1 year of age.

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: USD 15 for adults and USD 7 for children (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 50 per person (one-way)
  • Late check-in fee: 50 per cent of room rate for check-in between noon and 6:00 PM
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 50 per night
  • Hosted evening meal: USD 24

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Hotel White Sands
  • White Sands Dar Es Salaam
  • White Sands Hotel Dar Es Salaam
  • Hotel White Sands Resort Dar es Salaam
  • Hotel White Sands Resort
  • White Sands Hotel And Dar Es Salaam
  • Hotel White Sands Beach Resort Dar es Salaam
  • Hotel White Sands Beach Resort
  • White Sands Beach Dar es Salaam
  • Hotel White Sands Resort Conference Centre
  • Hotel White Sands The Beach Resort
  • White Sands & Conference
  • Hotel White Sands The Beach Resort
  • White Sands Resort & Conference Centre Resort
  • White Sands Resort & Conference Centre Dar es Salaam
  • White Sands Resort & Conference Centre Resort Dar es Salaam

You should know

  • For stays on 24 December, the total price shown includes a charge for a mandatory Christmas Eve gala dinner.
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.
  • Free in-room WiFi has a 4-device limit.
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