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One Bedroom Apartment Sea view
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645 square feet
1 Queen Bed
Room sleeps 3 guests
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Standard Twin
269 square feet
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Room sleeps 2 guests
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269 square feet
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Two Bedroom Apartment
1 Queen Bed and 1 Twin Bed
Room sleeps 4 guests
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Studio Apartment
1 Queen Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
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One Bedroom Apartment Garden View
645 square feet
1 Queen Bed
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Get an overview of this hotel
4-star resort with pools, private beach, full-service spa

Popular property highlights

Free self parking
Free WiFi
On private beach
Business center
Laundry facilities

With a stay at White Sands Resort & Conference Centre in Dar es Salaam, you'll be by the sea, just steps from Jangwani Beach and a 5-minute drive from Mbudya Island. This 4-star resort is 3.1 mi (5 km) from Mbezi Beach and 6.3 mi (10.1 km) from Bahari Beach.

Make yourself at home in one of the 143 individually furnished guestrooms, featuring refrigerators and LCD televisions. Rooms have private balconies or patios. Complimentary wired and wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and satellite programming provides entertainment. Bathrooms feature showers, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers.

Relax at the full-service spa, where you can enjoy massages. After dipping into one of the 2 outdoor swimming pools, you can spend some time at the private beach. Additional amenities at this resort include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and gift shops/newsstands. Guests can catch a ride to nearby destinations on the area shuttle (surcharge).

Enjoy local and international cuisine at Mchanga, one of the resort's 2 restaurants, or stay in and take advantage of the 24-hour room service. Snacks are also available at the coffee shop/café. Relax with a refreshing drink at one of the 2 bars/lounges. Buffet breakfasts are available daily from 7:00 AM to 10:00 AM for a fee.

Featured amenities include complimentary wired Internet access, a business center, and complimentary newspapers in the lobby. This resort has 16 meeting rooms available for events. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge (available 24 hours), and free self parking is available onsite.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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White Sands Resort & Conference Centre

Africana Road, Dar es Salaam,

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Step outside to feel the sun on your face and the sand in your toes on the white sand beach. Enjoy the umbrellas and sun loungers 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.

Dining is available at one of the resort's 2 restaurants and guests can grab coffee at the coffee shop/café. The property also has a snack bar/deli. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the resort's 2 bars/lounges. A computer station is located on site and wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary. This beach resort also offers a complimentary water park, a children's pool, and a health club. Complimentary uncovered self parking is available on site. A total renovation of this property was completed in October 2018.

White Sands Resort & Conference Centre has designated areas for smoking.

  • Picnic area
  • Waterslide
  • Number of outdoor pools - 2
  • Fitness facilities
  • Lockers available
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Business center
  • Uncovered parking
  • Secured parking
  • Free self parking
  • Computer station
  • On private beach
  • Number of meeting rooms - 16
  • Terrace
  • Luggage storage
  • Concierge services
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Conference center
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Indoor tennis court
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Hosted evening meal
  • Total number of rooms - 143
  • Number of floors - 1
  • Number of buildings/towers - 4
  • Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • Barbecue grill(s)
  • Couples/private dining
  • Coffee/tea in common areas
  • Number of bars/lounges - 2
  • Full-service spa
  • Free water park access
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Meeting rooms
  • Year Built - 1993
  • Coffee shop or café
  • Beach sun loungers
  • Free WiFi
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Sauna
  • Health club
  • Free wired internet
  • Number of coffee shops/cafes - 1
  • Children's pool
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Spa services on site
  • Area shuttle (surcharge)
  • Proposal/romance packages available
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Number of restaurants - 2
  • Ballroom
  • Banquet hall
  • Reception hall
  • Laundry facilities
  • Beach towels
  • Garden
  • Outdoor entertainment area
  • Free newspapers in lobby

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 court
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired internet

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

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Swahili

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

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

  • Television
  • Refrigerator
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Phone
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • In-room safe
  • Room service (24 hours)
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Premium bedding
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Free bottled water
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Shower only
  • Satellite TV service
  • Digital TV service
  • Free WiFi
  • Free wired internet
  • Individually furnished
  • LCD TV
  • Balcony or patio
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Electric kettle
  • Towels provided
  • Bedsheets provided
  • Free WiFi (limited) device count 4
  • Free tea bags/instant coffee
  • Soap
  • Shampoo
  • Toilet paper
  • Window screens
  • Electrical adapters/chargers
  • Mini-fridge
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Change of towels (on request)
  • Change of bed sheets (on request)

Where to Eat

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

Mchanga - This beachfront restaurant specializes 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 specializes in local and international cuisine and serves light fare only. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Open daily.

Pizzeria - This poolside restaurant specializes 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 specializes in local and international cuisine and serves lunch, dinner, and light fare. Open daily.

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

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

2 outdoor swimming pools are on site along with a children's pool. Other recreational amenities include a private beach, an indoor tennis court, a complimentary water park, and a health club.

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

  • Snorkeling on site
  • Beach yoga on site
  • Golfing nearby
  • Boat tours nearby
  • 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 requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

  • Wheelchair-accessible public washroom
  • No elevator (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

Check-out

Check-out time is 11:00 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

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

Pet Policy

  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

You need to know

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

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 each 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; guestroom 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 sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; reservations are required for some onsite 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 guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings. This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of Ecolab (3rd party expert - Global) and COVID-19 Guidelines (WHO).

Property follows sanitization 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

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 onsite

Property is cleaned with disinfectant

Property follows sanitization practices of Ecolab (3rd party expert - Global)

Staff wears personal protective equipment

Protective clothing is available to guests

Masks are available to guests

Mobile key entry is not available

Gloves are available to guests

Food service has been amended for enhanced safety

Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas

Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer

Social distancing measures are in place

Contactless check-in is not available

No elevators

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

You'll 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: USD 1.5 per person, per night. This fee does not apply to children under 1 year of age.

The charges below are included in your overall room price:

  • Christmas Eve gala dinner fee

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at 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-percent of room rate for check-in between noon and 6:00 PM
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 50 per night
  • Hosted evening meal: USD 24

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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

We should mention

A fee for a mandatory Christmas Eve gala dinner is included in the total price displayed for stays on 24 December.

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Free in-room WiFi has a 4-device limit.

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; guestroom 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 sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; reservations are required for some onsite 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 guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.

This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of Ecolab (3rd party expert - Global) and COVID-19 Guidelines (WHO).

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