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Luxury Villa, Pool Access, Garden Area
1668 square feet
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Luxury Villa, Pool Access, Oceanfront
Room with view
1668 square feet
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Villa, Pool Access, Oceanfront (Prestige)
Room with view
1668 square feet
1 Double Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Get an overview of this hotel
Beachfront hotel with calming spa services

Popular property highlights

Breakfast included
Free self parking
Free WiFi
Outdoor pool
Business centre

Location

Nestled on the beach, this Kizimkazi hotel is 13.8 mi (22.2 km) from Jozani Chwaka Bay National Park and 18.5 mi (29.8 km) from Paje Beach.

Hotel features

At The Residence Zanzibar, hit the beach, dine on-site at The Dining Room or enjoy a drink at one of the hotel's 2 bars/lounges.

Room amenities

All 66 rooms boast private pools, and offer free WiFi and furnished patios. Separate living rooms and 24-hour room service are standard, as are flat-screen TVs with satellite channels.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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The Residence Zanzibar

Mchangamle, Kizimkazi,

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Spend the day at the beach and work on your tan with sunloungers (chaise longues) or relax in the shade with umbrellas. Have fun in the sun at The Residence Zanzibar with summer activities such as snorkelling, kayaking and horse riding.

Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast. Dining is available at one of the hotel's 2 restaurants, and guests can grab a coffee at one of the 2 coffee shops/cafés. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the hotel's bars, which include 2 bars/lounges and A poolside bar. A computer station is located on-site and wireless Internet access is complimentary. This luxury hotel also offers a free kid's club, an outdoor pool and an outdoor tennis court. On-site self-parking is complimentary.

The Residence Zanzibar is a smoke-free property.

  • Library
  • Number of bars/lounges - 2
  • Fitness facilities
  • Lockers available
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Poolside bar
  • Business centre
  • Free breakfast
  • Porter
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Year Built – 2011
  • Free self parking
  • Beach sunloungers
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Free WiFi
  • Pool sunloungers
  • Steam room
  • Sauna
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Outdoor pool
  • Children's club (free)
  • Number of coffee shops/cafes - 2
  • Computer station
  • Smoke-free property
  • Supervised childcare/activities (free)
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Spa services on site
  • Terrace
  • Luggage storage
  • Hair salon
  • Number of restaurants - 2
  • Concierge services
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Reception hall
  • Laundry facilities
  • Beach towels
  • Total number of rooms - 66
  • Arcade/game room
  • Number of buildings/towers - 66
  • Wedding services
  • Airport transport (surcharge)
  • Garden
  • Multilingual staff
  • Free newspapers in lobby

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Spanish

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

The Residence Zanzibar offers 66 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with private pools and minibars. Rooms open to furnished patios. This accommodation offers separate living rooms. Flat-screen televisions come with satellite channels. Bathrooms include complimentary toiletries and a hairdryer. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and safes. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottles of water and coffee/tea makers. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered on a daily basis.

  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
  • Air conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Free WiFi
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Turndown service
  • Free bottled water
  • Furnished patio
  • Desk
  • Ceiling fan
  • Private pool
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Separate living room
  • Number of bedrooms - 1
  • In-room safe
  • Separate sitting area
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Separate bedroom
  • Satellite TV service
  • Flat-panel TV
  • Room service (24 hours)

Where to Eat

Guests are offered a complimentary buffet breakfast.

The Dining Room – This beachfront buffet restaurant serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy al fresco dining (weather permitting).

The Pavilion – Overlooking the garden, this fine-dining restaurant only serves dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Open daily.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

An outdoor tennis court and complimentary bicycles are featured at the hotel. In addition to an outdoor pool, other recreational amenities include a sauna and a fitness centre.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Snorkelling on site
  • Playground on site
  • Free bicycles on site
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails on site
  • Horse riding/rental on site
  • Kayaking on site
  • Scuba diving nearby
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site

Spa Services

  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Body treatments
  • Body scrubs
  • Massages

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Check-in time ends at noon

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed. Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Guests booked in a Honeymoon Special rate plan must present a wedding certificate on arrival and travel within 9 months of wedding date. Failure to produce a certificate will result in the rate reverting to the standard rate and the remaining amount to be settled on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

No lifts

Debit cards not accepted

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Christmas Eve (24 December) Gala Dinner per adult: USD 192
  • Christmas Eve (24 December) Gala Dinner per child: USD 96 (from 2 to 17 years old)
  • Christmas Day (25 December) Gala Dinner per adult: USD 192
  • Christmas Day (25 December) Gala Dinner per child: USD 96 (from 2 to 17 years old)
  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per adult: USD 192
  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per child: USD 96 (from 2 to 17 years old)

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 107 per vehicle (one-way)
  • Rollaway beds are available for an additional fee

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Names

  • Residence Zanzibar
  • Residence Zanzibar Hotel
  • Residence Zanzibar Hotel Kizimkazi
  • Residence Zanzibar Kizimkazi
  • Zanzibar Residence
  • The Residence Zanzibar Hotel Kizimkazi
  • The Residence Zanzibar Kizimkazi
  • The Residence Zanzibar Hotel
  • The Residence Zanzibar Kizimkazi
  • The Residence Zanzibar Hotel Kizimkazi
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