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

Free parking
Luggage storage

Luggage storage

Locker room

24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

24-hour security

Food/ Drinks

Poolside snack bar

A la carte restaurant

Welcome drink

Snack bar

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

Private swimming pool

Private plunge pool

Overview

Featuring an outdoor swimming pool, a spa centre and a library, The Residence Zanzibar provides 66 rooms with a panoramic view of the sea. The hotel opened its doors in 2010 and was remodeled in 2011.

The property lies within 22.9 km from Wonder Workshop, Jozani Chwaka Bay National Park and Dar es Salaam Port. The venue is walk from the white-sand beach with outdoor chaise lounges and umbrellas.

The hotel offers quiet location close to palm trees and gardens.

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

Rooms

This hotel comprises of prestige one-bedroom villa, honeymoon one-bedroom villa and premier villa with wicker furnishing. They feature wireless internet, climate control, a safe, TV with satellite channels and a sofa. They also have an electric kettle, a small fridge and a dishwasher available for self-catering.

Services

The hotel offers boat and bicycle rental services for travelling a distinguished area.

Relax

On-site recreational facilities include reflex massage and hammam. Snorkeling, mountain biking and diving along with a gym, yoga classes and a fitness center ensure guests' active pastime.

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

  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • VIP check-in/ -out
  • Late check-in
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • 24-hour security
  • Luggage storage
  • Locker room
  • Private beach
  • Currency exchange
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Hairdresser
  • Bicycle storage
  • Beauty salon
  • Exterior corridors
  • Multilingual staff

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center
  • Scuba diving
  • Snorkeling
  • Canoeing
  • Sailing
  • Boating
  • Cycling
  • Tennis court
  • Billiards/ Pool tables
  • Table tennis
  • Yoga class
  • Fishing

Services

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

Dining facilities

  • In-room breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Poolside snack bar
  • Snack bar

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • Printers
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots
  • Babysitting/Child services
  • Board games
  • DVDs/ Videos for children
  • Children's menu
  • Children's play area
  • Paid kids club
  • Game room

Leisure facilities

  • Private swimming pool
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Beach access
  • Beach chairs
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Beach towels
  • Live entertainment
  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area
  • Leisure/ TV room
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Sauna
  • Turkish bath
  • Steam room
  • Jacuzzi
  • Pedicure
  • Manicure
  • Waxing
  • Body scrub
  • Facial
  • Treatment room
  • Body wraps
  • Reflex massage
  • Library

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
  • Separate living room
  • Sitting area
  • Private plunge pool
  • Patio
  • Terrace
  • Balcony
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • Turndown service
  • Chaise lounges
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator
  • Electric kettle

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Internet television
  • Paid movies/Video
  • DVD player
  • Telephone
  • 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 at the price of USD 163 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • One child may stay for free in an extra bed. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 2. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

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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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Premier Villa
Bed type: 1 Single bed
Size: 2090 sq. feet
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  • Air conditioning
  • Shower
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    Prestige Room
    Bed type: Double bed or Twin beds or 1 Single bed
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    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Private bathroom
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    Double or Twin PRESTIGE

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        • Free Wi-Fi
        • Private bathroom
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          • Free Wi-Fi
          • Private bathroom
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            Honeymoon One-Bedroom Villa
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              Luxury Villa
              Bed type: 1 Super King-size bed or 1 Single bed or Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons
              Size: 1670 sq. feet
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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

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                  How to reach hotel

                  hotel The Residence Zanzibar Zanzibar location
                  Show big map »

                  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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