With 146 quiet, ocean-facing rooms, 3 restaurants and bars, swimming pools, a fully equipped gym and conferencing facilities for up to 300 delegates, the Hotel White Sands Beach Resort is a place where one can unwind in a beautiful landscaped environment set in a verdant scenery, situated on an idyllic stretch of 1km private sun-kissed beach front, just 25kms North of Dar es Salaam city center and airport, making it the preferred gateway to a uniquely East African experience.
Whether your trip is for business or pleasure, at White Sands one can combine a little of the two with all rooms inclusive of complimentary Wi-Fi service, whilst the resort is equipped with 16 separate conference venues as well as a unique multimedia auditorium/cinema seating 60 guests, an electronic translation system, individually controlled air-conditioning in each venue, and a flexibility in offering tailor-made conferencing and special events, has earned the White Sands Resort the reputation of being one of the finest conferencing and events destinations on the East Coast of Africa.
Whilst overall the atmosphere is a languorous one where one can relax and unwind in the evenings whilst enjoying a ice-cold Kilimanjaro beer on the impressive hardwood deck of the Pweza Jetty boasting panoramic views of the popsicle-blue Indian Ocean, or indulge yourself with a relaxing treatment from the White Sands Wellness Spa and Relaxation Centre. Or take a boat trip to one of the uninhabited nearby islands.
For a sumptuous dining experience with panoramic ocean views, the Mchanga Restaurant & Bar open-air restaurant and adjoining bar and lounge seats 300 guests and offers an à-la-carte menu as well as buffet-style dining options. With the ocean lapping at the shore the restaurant serves light meals with a full bar service and is the ideal place to watch the picturesque African sunset, while sipping on a pre-prandial cocktail.
Or be adventurous and explore Dar es Salaam. The largest and most influential city in Tanzania with many local activities and destinations for you to see and close to 6 million people calling it home, the city is filled with vibrant excitement and character. So whether you are looking for culture, beaches, shopping and adventure - Dar Es Salaam has it all with enthralling local attractions such as the Kariakoo Market on Swahili Street, or The National Museum with it’s cast of one family’s footprint trail left in volcanic ash over 3.5 million years ago. Or take a weekend boat trip out to Zanzibar, the famous exotic Spice-Island offering some of the most beautiful beaches in the world. From the crystal clear warm waters of the Indian Ocean to the cultural diversity, slave trade history and spice plantations, Zanzibar is a destination not to be missed by anyone visiting the Swahili Coast.
The White Sands Resort’s rooms themselves were evidently created with the guest in mind, a tranquil setting and utilizing harmonious design elements. All rooms include individually controlled air-conditioner, mini-bar fridge, tea/coffee making facilities, satellite television, electronic safe, telephone, hair-dryer, en-suite bathroom with shower, wireless internet, work-desk, 24 hour room service and all rooms are serviced daily, with the staff even pulling back your mosquito net for you each night. Jangwani Beach giving you the pleasure of white sands and crystal waters right at your room's doorstep, are just one of the many reasons Hotel White Sands is the perfect location.
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