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    The Residence Zanzibar

    Mchangamle, Kizimkazi 2404, Tanzania
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    Overview
    • Excellent81%
    • Very good12%
    • Average5%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
    Travelers talk about
    “private pool” (109 reviews)
    “main pool” (36 reviews)
    “our honeymoon” (66 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Room Service
    Suites
    Poolside Bar
    Fitness center
    Concierge
    Spa
    Facilities for Disabled Guests
    Business Center
    Dry Cleaning
    Tennis Court
    Kids Club
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    Babysitting
    Private Balcony
    5.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 604 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday

    The hotel is impeccable!During our stay all the staff we encountered where very friendly, polite and greeted us with genuine smiles and any requests were acknowledged and processed promptly. The food was of a very high standard too...A must stay!More

    1  Thank Satabdi S
    Response from Bruce B, General Manager at The Residence ZanzibarResponded today

    Dear Satabdi S, Thank you for your five star review! At The Residence Zanzibar ,we take great pleasure in delivering an exceptional and memorable experience for all of our guests, and I am glad we achieved this during your visit. You said it all in...More

    Reviewed 2 days ago

    I have been to Zanzibar more than 5 times and have stayed at five star resorts but this was my best experience ever. Property is really superb and luxury. Staff always receive you by smile and very supportive and friendly. We have dietery restrictions but...More

    2  Thank vinsun58
    Response from Bruce B, General Manager at The Residence ZanzibarResponded today

    Dear Vinsun58, Warm greetings ! We are delighted that you had an amazing time with us. It is nice to read comments like yours about our staff and the service they provided to you. I will personally ensure that the staff are aware of your...More

    Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

    Pool is awesome. It's very high value for money. Very nice service personnel and very tasty food. The staff was awesome and was available at every need. It would the right choice to go there and be tension free. See u again.... Keep up the...More

    2  Thank Pia K
    Response from Bruce B, General Manager at The Residence ZanzibarResponded today

    Dear Pia, It makes feel very satisfied that you had a wonderful stay with us. We do always try our best to meet and exceed our guests' expectations! We do hope to have the pleasure of welcoming you back for a second visit. With sunshine...More

    Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

    I had never been to Zanzibar with Family... And always wanted to go to the best with my family... the resort that i visited with my family for our vacation “The Residence” was one of the best place... right from checkin to checkout was excellent......More

    1  Thank Razzyak A
    Response from Bruce B, General Manager at The Residence ZanzibarResponded today

    Dear Razzyak A, Thank you very much for taking the time to share your wonderful review about your recent stay at the resort. We are delighted to read that you had a blissful time with us. We aim to please our guests and to ensure...More

    Reviewed 3 days ago

    I had a recent visit to the resort and spent the entire day there. It was a lovely time to experience great food and very organized professional service. The resort is very clean and the employees are well trained and friendly. I would love to...More

    Thank Koustoov M
    Response from Bruce B, General Manager at The Residence ZanzibarResponded today

    Dear Koustoov M, Thank you very much for your great feedback. We are truly happy that you enjoyed your day spent here, a perfect hideaway to unwind, relax , have great food and enjoy the service provided. We also cannot wait for your return and...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Beachfront
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Room Service
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Restaurant
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Center with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Babysitting
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Tennis Court
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Restaurant
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • $201 - $1,317 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 66
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    • Location
    • Tanzania >
    • Zanzibar Archipelago >
    • Zanzibar Island >
    • Kizimkazi
    • Also Known As
    • The Residence Zanzibar Hotel Kizimkazi ,
    • The Residence Zanzibar Zanzibar Island/Kizimkazi
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    Traveler (1057)
    Pool & Beach (250)
    Room & Suite (215)
    Dining (65)
    Hotel & Grounds (614)
    Bathroom (23)
    Family and Play Areas (7)
    Business Center & Event Rooms (2)
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    Lynda J
    September 16, 2017|
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    Response from glyniscowle | Reviewed this property |
    HI - we organised our own transport before going to the hotel - they charge far too much - if you look on Viator you will find reputable companies that you can make an arrangement with - but do this prior to travelling
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    Darryl B
    August 31, 2017|
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    Response from LRJ20140926 | Reviewed this property |
    USB: Sorry - don't know. But do ask at the hotel - they are very helpful. Toiletries: High quality body lotion, shampoo, shower gel and conditioner Beach boys: No, we had a talk with them and they are much cheaper than the... More
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    teeeldee
    August 11, 2017|
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    Response from Mark V | Property representative |
    The resort offers Dolphin, Snorkeling, Diving Excursions, and also they can arrange tour at Stone Town or near villages where you can enjoy local experiences. You may visit our website and send your enquiry for the pricing.
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