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

On-site 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

The 5-star The Residence Zanzibar is located walk from the pristine beach. The hotel opened its doors in 2010 and was remodeled in 2011.

The property offers quiet location at a close proximity to Wonder Workshop, Jozani Chwaka Bay National Park and Dar es Salaam Port.

Direct access to the white-sand beach and palm trees and gardens is provided.

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

Rooms

The hotel rooms are luxury and come with wireless internet, climate control, TV, a laptop safe and a sofa. The guestrooms afford a panoramic view of the sea. The rooms have contemporary décor and wicker furniture.

Services

The hotel offers a safe deposit box, a designated smoking area and free private parking along with a meeting room, a business center and a photocopier to fulfill the needs of all travelers.

Relax

Guests with children can use meals, cribs and a mini club available on the premises. Such sports activities as snorkeling, scuba diving and mountain biking are provided on-site.

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
  • On-site 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 available
  • 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

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.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

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

Get directions
City Center
  • Zanzibar
    41.7 km
Airports
  • Kisauni (ZNZ)
    35.5 km
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

The Residence Zanzibar photos Room
Premier Villa
Ocean view
  • Room size:

    194 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Private pool
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Patio
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Fan
  • Carpeted floor
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Mosquito net
  • Entire unit wheelchair accessible
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Cribs/baby cots
  • Non-feather pillows
  • Sofa
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Dining area
  • Bottled water
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Universal AC/DC adapters
  • Wake up service
Prestige Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds or 1 Double bed, 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
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  • General:Free internet access
  • Safe
  • Terrace
  • Bathroom:Bathroom for disabled
  • Hair dryer
  • Media:Cable/satellite TV
Room Description:

Double or Twin PRESTIGE

Prestige One-Bedroom Villa
Ocean view
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Private pool
    • + More
  • General:Alarm clock
Deluxe Room
Garden view
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds or 1 Double bed, 1 Single bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • + More
  • General:Free internet access
  • Safe
  • Terrace
  • Bathroom:Bathroom for disabled
  • Hair dryer
  • Media:Cable/satellite TV
Room Description:

Double or Twin DELUXE GARDEN VIEW

Deluxe Villa
Garden view
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
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  • General:Free internet access
  • Safe
  • Terrace
  • Bathroom:Bathroom for disabled
  • Hair dryer
  • Media:Cable/satellite TV
Room Description:

VILLA DELUXE GARDEN VIEW

Honeymoon One-Bedroom Villa
Garden view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Private pool
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The Residence Zanzibar photos Room
Luxury Villa
Garden view
  • Room size:

    155 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Super King-size bed, 1 Single bed, Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Private pool
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Slippers
  • Patio
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Fan
  • Carpeted floor
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Mosquito net
  • Entire unit wheelchair accessible
  • Telephone
  • Alarm clock
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Cribs/baby cots
  • Non-feather pillows
  • Sofa
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Dining area
  • Bottled water
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Universal AC/DC adapters
  • Wake up service
  • CD player
Room Description:

LUXURY GARDEN POOL VILLA. FULL BOARD. Standard rate

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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
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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
    Show big map »

    Hotel Address:

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

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Zanzibar
      41.7 km
    Airports
    • Kisauni (ZNZ)
      35.5 km
    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