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    The Residence Zanzibar

    Mchangamle, Kizimkazi 2404, Tanzania
    Savings alert: 15% below average rate
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    02/07/2017 03/07/2017
    1 room
    • 1 room
      2 adults
      • 2 adults
        0 children
        • 0 children
          US$ 577
          US$ 577
          US$ 577
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          • Excellent81%
          • Very good12%
          • Average5%
          • Poor1%
          • Terrible1%
          Travellers talk about
          “private pool” (100 reviews)
          “main pool” (35 reviews)
          “our honeymoon” (61 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Non-Smoking Rooms
          Airport Transportation
          Room Service
          Poolside Bar
          Fitness centre
          Business Centre
          Dry Cleaning
          Tennis Court
          Kids Club
          Butler Service
          Private Balcony
          5.0 Star Hotel
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          Melia Zanzibar
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          Reviewed yesterday via mobile

          The location is really gorgeous, the private pools are lovely (even though they aren't really secluded), the beach is public so you get loads of hassle when you even step on it, sellers are literally waiting for you. You aren't really allowed off the resort...More

          Thank Sanderson2015
          Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

          Beach front villa 106- excellent spot We loved everything about this resort-had a great 8 days and thoroughly enjoyed our stay. In particular: Edith the Housekeeper immense praise to her and her team Adam on reception for his assistance and advice Azizza a waiter/ress always...More

          1  Thank Duncan M
          Reviewed 5 days ago

          It wasn't trying to be anything other than what it is. A very high quality beach based hotel/resort. Great food, beach, facilities... The difference in all these types of places is service and we found the service to be just right. Genuine, friendly, helpful, observant,...More

          2  Thank sub60
          Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

          I visited Zanzibar asa weekend break at the end of a long business trip in Dar es salaam. To get there I hopped into the caravan planes for the 15min flight to Zanzibar then paid for a taxi to get me to the residence. The...More

          2  Thank Myotomes
          Reviewed 1 week ago

          Very friendly and helpful staffs who made our stay and honeymoon wonderful. Excellent service and private pool was amazing. we will sure be back again and would totally recommend this place to future travelers.

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          Melia Zanzibar
          1,511 reviews
          #1 of 11 hotels in Kiwengwa
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          326 reviews
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          601 reviews
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          Zanzi Resort
          466 reviews
          #2 of 168 hotels in Zanzibar Island
          • Top amenities
          • Beachfront
          • Pool
          • Free Parking
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Room Service
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          • Restaurant
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Breakfast included
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Room Service
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
          • Airport Transportation
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Laundry Service
          • Concierge
          • Banquet Room
          • Breakfast included
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Babysitting
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          • Restaurant
          • Tennis Court
          • Price range
          • US$ 360 - US$ 1,051 (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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          Darryl B
          Hey people, We're actually booked into Breezes but are thinking of changing to here. I don't suppose anyone has stayed in both, and can compare? We'll be coming for our honeymoon :) Thank you
          17 June 2017|
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          Response from Dialla K | Reviewed this property |
          Hi. Both are very different hotels I have stayed at both. Park Hyatt is in the centre of town and has a very public and noisy beach. Not romantic at all. However I would reccomend that you stay one night there so you can... More
          Felix M
          Is this place nice for a Honeymoon?
          7 April 2017|
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          Response from Francois L | Property representative |
          Dear Felix , Greetings from The Residence Zanzibar ! If you look for idyllic, private and romantic place for the Honeymoon , then The Residence Zanzibar is your perfect choice ; we do offer special honeymoon package that... More
          Hi, you have mentioned in a past comment that you are looking at making the mini bar in the room as part of all inclusive are you still looking into this? Thank you
          6 April 2017|
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          Response from Charlie C | Reviewed this property |
          Missy19, I don't know but I would like to advise you that if you are going for the beach, don't go to Zanzibar. The beach is only swimmable until about noon then it is swamped with sea urchins and seaweed and the hotel is... More
          Room Tips
          "We had a 'luxury ocean front pool villa'. We woke up looking out over a little garden, the beach, the..."
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          "All villas are detached with their own swimming pools. We stayed in villa 103 that was right on the beach."
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          "The garden rooms are more secluded. Take the full board option rather than half as it is better value in the..."
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          "All rooms have a plunge pool, but take the sea facing rooms if you can."
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