The Residence Zanzibar

Mchamgamle, Kizimkazi, P.O. Box 2404, Zanzibar, Tanzania  show map
 5 stars
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The Residence Zanzibar

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-hour

24-hour reception

 Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Sports activities

Tennis court

Diving

Snorkeling

Fishing

Cycling

 Spa and relaxation

Spa & wellness center

Reflex massage

 Breakfast

In-room breakfast

Overview

The elegant 5-star The Residence Zanzibar lies within walking distance of Jozani Chwaka Bay National Park, Kunduchi Water Park and Dar es Salaam Port. The building was renovated in 2011.

The quiet setting offers an easy access to the pristine white-sand beach.

The Residence Zanzibar is within a 40-minute drive to Kisauni airport.

Rooms

This hotel comprises of Premier Villa, Luxury Villa and Luxury Apartment that come with European décor as well as a minibar, individual climate control, free Wi-Fi, cable TV and an in-room safe. The hotel enjoys a panoramic view of Southwest Coast and South West Coast. The guestrooms feature marble floor and wicker furnishing.

Services

Guests can rent boats to explore the local area.

Relax

The Residence Zanzibar offers babysitting, a play area and a mini club for guests travelling with children. A gym, yoga classes and bicycles as well as snorkeling, mountain biking and diving are available on the premises.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Guest Parking

Free private parking is possible on site.

Year renovated:   2011.  Number of rooms:   66.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Late check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe deposit box
  • Smoke detectors
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Private beach
  • Currency exchange
  • Beauty salon
  • Luggage storage
  • Bicycle storage
  • Exterior corridors

Sports & Fitness

  • Snorkeling
  • Diving
  • Cycling
  • Tennis court
  • Fitness center
  • Fishing
  • Tennis

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • 24-hour room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Dry cleaning
  • Laundry
  • Wedding services
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • In-room breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Poolside snack bar

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Conference room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Babysitting/Child services
  • Children's play area
  • Paid kids club

Leisure facilities

  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Beach towels
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Sauna
  • BBQ facilities
  • Garden area
  • Library
  • Reflex massage

Room view

  • Sea view
  • Garden view
  • Ocean view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Heating
  • VIP room facilities
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Turndown service
  • Separate living room
  • Sitting area
  • Private plunge pool
  • Patio
  • Terrace
  • Balcony
  • Rollaway beds
  • Chaise lounges
  • Ironing facilities
  • Fan/Extractor

Bathroom

  • Bathtub
  • Steam shower
  • Outdoor shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Kitchen facilities

  • Refrigerator

Media

  • Paid movies/Video
  • Internet television
  • DVD player
  • Telephone
  • International calls
  • CD player
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • One child may stay for free in an extra bed. 
  • One child may stay at the price of USD 163 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of USD 237 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Mchamgamle, Kizimkazi, P.O. Box 2404, Zanzibar, Tanzania

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City Center
  • Zanzibar
    25.9 mi
Airports
  • Kisauni (ZNZ)
    22.1 mi
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2011
  • Number of rooms:
    66

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Rooms and availability

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Premier Villa
Size: 2090 sq. feet
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  • Air conditioning
  • Shower
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    Prestige Room
    Bed type: Double bed or Twin beds
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    Deluxe Room
    Bed type: Double bed or Twin beds
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    • Air conditioning
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      Deluxe Villa
      Bed type: Double bed
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      VILLA DELUXE GARDEN VIEW

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      Luxury One-Bedroom Villa
      Bed type: Double bed or Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons
      Size: 1670 sq. feet
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      • Air conditioning
      • Private bathroom
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          How to reach hotel

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          Hotel Address:

          Mchamgamle, Kizimkazi, P.O. Box 2404, Zanzibar, Tanzania

          Get directions
          City Center
          • Zanzibar
            25.9 mi
          Airports
          • Kisauni (ZNZ)
            22.1 mi
          Hotel information
          • Check-in:
            from  2 pm
          • Check-out:
            until  12 pm
          • Year renovated:
            2011
          • Number of rooms:
            66

          Hotel Awards

          TanzanianHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedZanzibarThe Residence Zanzibar

          According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
          Best Spa Hotels in Tanzania

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          Hotel information
          • Check-in:
            from  2 pm
          • Check-out:
            until  12 pm
          • Year renovated:
            2011
          • Number of rooms:
            66

          Hotel Awards

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          According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
          Best Spa Hotels in Tanzania

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          The Residence Zanzibar Reviews

          Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at The Residence Zanzibar

          Average guest rating

          9.2out of 10
          Superb
          Based on 34 reviews

          Rating by category:

          Value
          8.4
          Rooms
          9.8
          Service
          9.8
          Location
          9.5

          Guest reviews

            How to reach hotel

            hotel The Residence Zanzibar Zanzibar location
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            Hotel Address:

            Mchamgamle, Kizimkazi, P.O. Box 2404, Zanzibar, Tanzania

            Get directions
            City Center
            • Zanzibar
              25.9 mi
            Airports
            • Kisauni (ZNZ)
              22.1 mi
            Hotel information
            • Check-in:
              from  2 pm
            • Check-out:
              until  12 pm
            • Year renovated:
              2011
            • Number of rooms:
              66

            Hotel Awards

            TanzanianHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedZanzibarThe Residence Zanzibar

            According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
            Best Spa Hotels in Tanzania

            Use Badge