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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” (101 reviews)
    “main pool” (35 reviews)
    “our honeymoon” (62 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Room Service
    Suites
    Poolside Bar
    Fitness centre
    Concierge
    Spa
    Business Centre
    Dry Cleaning
    Tennis Court
    Kids Club
    Butler Service
    Babysitting
    Private Balcony
    5.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 4 days ago

    This was a magnificent stay and we felt like royalty. Accommodations are world class and would rival anything in Hawaii or anywhere else. Very spacious private villas with pools and huge, beautiful grounds. Dining room setting is fabulous and dinner often served right on the...More

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

    Dear MGoldin, Warm greetings from all the team and our little Monkeys also! Thank you very much, I really cannot express how much this very personal and heartfelt review has meant to all of us here. It is especially pleasing to hear such lovely words...More

    Reviewed 6 days ago

    ... this place is really amazing. The location is right on the beach, the white sand and tall palms trees creates a tropic atmosphere. The villas are great, spacious, cosy interior, private pool and a good bed. Food is excellent, breakfast buffet offers a huge...More

    Thank LRJ20140926
    Response from Bruce B, General Manager at The Residence ZanzibarResponded 2 days ago

    Dear LRJ20140926, On behalf of the entire team ,allow me to express my sincere gratitude for your delightful compliments which you kindly shared to our readers and followers on TripAdvisor. It is our utmost pleasure to know that we could meet and exceed your expectations...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We stayed for a week here with two ocean view villas which were superb . They had nice bathrooms with plenty of natural light and even an additional outside shower . We had a sitting room and verandah too with a private pool . Service...More

    1  Thank KentKritic
    Response from Bruce B, General Manager at The Residence ZanzibarResponded 2 days ago

    Dear KentKritic, Warm greetings from The Residence, Zanzibar! We would like to thank you for taking the time to share your experience about your recent stay at the resort. We are delighted that we were able to meet your expectations and that you are now...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    If you have stayed in luxury resorts before then most of what the Residence has to offer will be familiar. Fantastic views, stunning location, great beach etc. However what really makes this place stand out is the staff. Nothing is too much trouble and everything...More

    1  Thank Andy G
    Response from Bruce B, General Manager at The Residence ZanzibarResponded 2 days ago

    Dear Andy G, Greetings ! Thank you for such a lovely review.! We are extremely happy that you have enjoyed your stay with us. It is with feedback like yours with which our team members motivate to work even better to achieve appreciation from all...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    This hotel has it all. Beautiful beach and an inviting glass fronted swimming pool. The rooms are tastefully decorated with their own plunge pool. The property has a pier that extends out into the bay. You can experience a Champaign sailing boat sunset cruise or...More

    1  Thank Carl H
    Response from Bruce B, General Manager at The Residence ZanzibarResponded 2 days ago

    Dear Carl H, Thank you very much for your great feedback! We are truly happy to read your fantastic comments of your recent stay with us. Moreover, we are delighted to learn you had the most memorable time with us. Indeed our beautiful resort is...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • 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
    • Breakfast included
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Babysitting
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Restaurant
    • Tennis Court
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$392 - US$1,262 (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
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    • The Residence Zanzibar Hotel Kizimkazi
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    Pmichelazzo
    21 July 2017|
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    Response from zebedees | Reviewed this property |
    The hotel complex is very individual and not overcrowded like some other hotels so the staff really do have the time to get to know you personally and offer high quality service. I would recommend this hotel to anyone for a... More
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    pitcher500
    6 July 2017|
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    Response from Jagruti K | Reviewed this property |
    The hotel is in the south of Zanzibar and it's far from any nearest town .... No restaurants near the hotel ....the location of the hotel is very isolated.....please plan and stay in stone town too so that you can explore... More
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    Darryl B
    17 June 2017|
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    Response from Africa E | Reviewed this property |
    if you haven't heard enough of advise on this yet, Breezes has such a honeymoon feel, with endless ocean view right in front of you :)
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