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Overview of White Sands Resort & Conference Centre

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Private beach, sun-loungers, beach umbrellas, beach towels
Private beach, sun-loungers, beach umbrellas, beach towels
Private beach, sun-loungers, beach umbrellas, beach towels
2 outdoor pools, pool umbrellas, pool loungers

White Sands Resort & Conference Centre

4 out of 5

3.8/5 Good

Guests rated this property 4.1/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa
  • Restaurant

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • 48-hour vacancy between guest room stays
  • Hand sanitiser provided

Explore the area

    Popular LocationJangwani Beach1 min walk
    Popular LocationBahari Beach13 min drive
    Popular LocationBongoyo Island15 min drive
    AirportDar es Salaam (DAR-Julius Nyerere Intl.)69 min drive

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About this area

Dar es Salaam

Located in Dar es Salaam, White Sands Resort & Conference Centre is on a private beach. Lugalo Golf Course and Zanzibar Ferry Terminal are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Jangwani Beach and Bongoyo Island. Looking to get your feet wet? Kayaking, scuba diving and windsurfing adventures can be found near the property.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Jangwani Beach - 1 min walk
  • Mbudya Island - 18 min walk
  • Bahari Beach - 13 min drive
  • Bongoyo Island - 15 min drive
  • Mbezi Beach - 16 min drive

Getting around

  • Dar Es Salaam Central Station - 18 min drive
  • Dar es Salaam (DAR-Julius Nyerere Intl.) - 69 min drive

Restaurants

  • Mchanga — 1 min walk
  • The Poolside Coffee Shop — 1 min walk
  • The Market - 16 min walk
  • Gourmet - 6 min drive
  • Limbachia Bar - 10 min drive

About this property

White Sands Resort & Conference Centre

4-star resort with pools, private beach and full-service spa
Catch some rays on White Sands Resort & Conference Centre's private beach or spend the day relaxing at the full-service spa. Then enjoy a meal at one of the resort's 2 restaurants. All 145 rooms provide free WiFi and free wired Internet, LCD TVs with satellite channels, and conveniences such as fridges and coffee makers. Balconies or patios, 24-hour room service and free bottled water are among the other amenities available to guests.
White Sands Resort & Conference Centre offers 145 forms of accommodation with a safe and complimentary bottles of water. Rooms open to balconies or patios. LCD televisions come with premium satellite channels. 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. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

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.

Guests can indulge in a pampering treatment at the resort's full-service spa. Services include massages and body scrubs.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property

Social distancing

Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 48 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Gives staff personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks and gloves available
Hand sanitiser provided
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, dinner and through room service
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi and wired Internet
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi and wired Internet

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available
  • 24-hour return airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Airport shuttle on request
  • Local area shuttle (surcharge)

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast available for a fee daily 6:30 AM–10:30 AM: USD 15 for adults and USD 15 for children
  • 2 restaurants and 1 coffee shop/cafe
  • 2 bars/lounges and 1 poolside bar
  • 24-hour room service

Things to do

  • 2 outdoor pools
  • Children's pool
  • Fitness centre
  • Free water park access
  • Full-service spa
  • Indoor tennis court
  • Playground
  • Sauna
  • Snorkelling

Family friendly

  • 2 outdoor pools
  • Children's pool
  • Free water park access
  • Laundry facilities
  • Playground
  • Fridge
  • Water slide

Conveniences

  • Free newspapers in reception
  • Front-desk safe
  • No lifts

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Swahili

Business services

  • Business centre
  • Conference centre
  • Meeting rooms

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Beach loungers
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Pool sunloungers
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Private beachfront location
  • Terrace

Spa

  • 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.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • Braille signage
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Upper floors only accessible by stairs
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel

More

  • Beach towels
  • Designated smoking areas

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Bed sheets

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • LCD TV
  • Premium channels
  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Free bottled water
  • Fridge

Outdoor space

  • Balcony or patio

More

  • Desk
  • Phone
  • Safe

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 2:00 PM - midnight
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11:00 AM

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

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)
Service animals are exempt from fees

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 50.0 per stay.

Payment types at the property

Important information

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
  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per adult: USD 50

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

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: USD 15 for adults and USD 15 for children (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 50 per person (one-way)
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 50.0 per stay

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

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; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system and a first aid kit

Property is also known as

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

Frequently asked questions

3.8
Good
Rating 5 - Excellent. 21 out of 72 reviews
5 - Excellent 29%
Rating 4 - Good. 30 out of 72 reviews
4 - Good 42%
Rating 3 - Okay. 13 out of 72 reviews
3 - Okay 18%
Rating 2 - Poor. 5 out of 72 reviews
2 - Poor 7%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 3 out of 72 reviews
1 - Terrible 4%

4.1/5

Cleanliness

3.9/5

Staff & service

3.8/5

Amenities

4.0/5

Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Business traveller
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
very white sands !
Great location
Stayed 3 nights in Dec 2020

3/5 Okay

Stayed 1 night in Dec 2020

3/5 Okay

Stayed 1 night in Sep 2019

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 2 nights in Aug 2019

3/5 Okay

Travelled with family
Liked: Staff & service, amenities
Pros: Great location, good view from room. Facility is very nice. Food was good. Cons: Issues with the room. Toilet not flushing well, air conditioner had problems. Holes in mosquito net.
Stayed 1 night in Jun 2019