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    The Residence Zanzibar

    Mchangamle, Kizimkazi 2404, Tanzania
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    Overview
    • Excellent81%
    • Very good12%
    • Average5%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “private pool” (107 reviews)
    “main pool” (35 reviews)
    “our honeymoon” (63 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Room Service
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    Poolside Bar
    Fitness centre
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    Facilities for Disabled Guests
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    Dry Cleaning
    Tennis Court
    Kids Club
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    Private Balcony
    5.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 584 reviews

    Reviewed 2 days ago

    As a repeating guest at the Residence, it really only gets better. Big thanks to Bruce and his team to make us feel so very welcome each and every time. The villa's are very spacious, clean and comfortable whether its the beach front villa or...More

    1  Thank Annelies v
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    What can I say about this place. Truly the most relaxing romantic and friendly place we have ever visited. We were here for 8 nights and we genuinely hated leaving, The staff are what make this place so special. Every single staff member welcomes you...More

    2  Thank david r
    Response from Bruce B, General Manager at The Residence ZanzibarResponded 6 days ago

    Dear David r, What a great review, thank you very much! We all feel fantastic to receive such great feedback which has been shared with all the team. Thank you very much for your words of praise- especially for Catherine, Mike, Louis, Rahul and for...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    I stayed at the Residence last week for a pre bridal party and to be honest this was the best choice we could have made. We stayed together in a 2 bedroom garden villa with our own plunge pool and that gave us all the...More

    2  Thank Magda580
    Response from Bruce B, General Manager at The Residence ZanzibarResponded 6 days ago

    Dear Magda580, Thank you so much for your complimentary review of our beautiful resort. It is so very much gratifying for us all to read such a nice review . It is a pleasure to see that you thoroughly enjoyed your stay, hoping that you...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    I usually go to Zanzibar, and I tried more than one resort I found out that I was wasting time searching for good resort when I went to the Residence Zanzibar, the best staff , food , facilities and a lot of things to do...More

    1  Thank rashed e
    Response from Bruce B, General Manager at The Residence ZanzibarResponded 6 days ago

    Dear Rashed E, Thank you very much for taking time to share your Experience with the readers here on Trip Advisor. We are truly delighted to read your review and to learn that your stay with us was as memorable as it can be. Acknowledging...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    What a fantastic hotel. Staff are amazing and go out of their way to assist you. Every staff member very welcoming and greeting always. Villas are spacious and the plunge pool makes it even more special. We went on a family holiday and my boys...More

    Thank Nilma P
    Response from Bruce B, General Manager at The Residence ZanzibarResponded 6 days ago

    Dear Nilma P, Thank you for taking time to review us and share the same with the readers. It is great to hear that, you have enjoyed your stay with us. It is encouraging to read through your review as it always motivates the entire...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Beachfront
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Fitness Centre 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 Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Babysitting
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Tennis Court
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Restaurant
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 326 - US$ 1,105 (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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    Lynda J
    17 September 2017|
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    Response from LRJ20140926 | Reviewed this property |
    The shuttle service was part of our "Residence-package". The transport service was delivered by ZanTours, and I wouldn't be worried trusting them.
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    Darryl B
    31 August 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
    12 August 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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