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The Residence Zanzibar

Mchangamle, Kizimkazi

+255 245 555 000
$453
Rate

per night

8.8
Great

based on 346 reviews

About The Residence Zanzibar, Kizimkazi

Cleanliness
9.3
Comfort
9.3
Location
8.0
Services
9.2
Staff
9.2
Value for money
8.3

The Residence Zanzibar is set on Zanzibar, and offers 5-star accommodation as well as an infinity pool and a private beach. It features a spa and wellness center, as well as a Jacuzzi, free Wi-Fi and outdoor tennis courts. The hotel provides an express check-in and check-out feature, free bicycle rental and a 24-hour reception. Guests can also enjoy free private parking on site. A sauna, a sun deck and a kids club are also available. All rooms are air conditioned and feature their very own seating and dining area. All have a mini bar, a flat-screen TV and a private bathroom with bathrobes. The Residence Zanzibar's restaurant offers a dynamic menu featuring Mediterranean and Middle Eastern specialties. In the evening, guests can relax in the comfortable lounge bar. Zanzibar International Airport is a 55-minute drive from the hotel. Jambiani and Paje are situated an easy drive away.


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Hotel Amenities & Facilities

  • Private beach
  • Snorkeling
  • Outdoor pool
  • Spa and wellness center
  • Fitness center
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Coffee machine

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Face masks for guests available
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Mosquito net
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
  • Delivered food is securely covered
  • Guests can opt-out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • First-aid kit
  • Thermometers for guests provided by property
  • Safe

Things to do

  • Gift shop
  • Shops (on site)
  • Bicycle rental
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Fishing
  • Game room
  • Canoeing
  • Cycling
  • Darts
  • Scuba diving
  • Diving
  • Snorkeling
  • Evening entertainment
  • Cooking classes
  • Beauty salon
  • Table tennis
  • Water sport facilities (on site)
  • Pool table

Services and conveniences

  • Business center
  • Car rental
  • Wake-up service
  • Concierge service
  • Currency exchange on-site
  • Hammam (Turkish bath)
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Room service
  • Tour desk
  • Key card access
  • Express check-out
  • Private check-in/check-out
  • 24hr front desk
  • Wedding services
  • Ticket service
  • Safety deposit box
  • Bottle of water

Basics

  • Internet
  • Fan
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Smoke alarms
  • Air-conditioned
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Shampoo
  • Adapter
  • Body soap
  • Trash cans
  • Conditioner

Pool and spa

  • Infinity pool
  • Spa
  • Hot tub
  • Outdoor pool
  • Pool towels
  • Pool with a view
  • Steam room
  • Private pool
  • Spa and wellness center
  • Massage
  • Pool bar
  • Sauna

Dining

  • Packed lunches
  • Breakfast included
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Minibar
  • Snack bar
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee machine

Bathroom

  • Hairdryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower
  • Shower cap
  • Bathtub
  • Spa bath
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Toothbrush

Family friendly

  • Babysitting or child care
  • Cribs available
  • Books, DVDs, music for children
  • Kids meals
  • Indoor play area
  • Kids' club
  • Kids' outdoor play equipment
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Playground
  • Children's television networks

General

  • Family rooms
  • Lockers
  • Newspapers
  • Pool view
  • Storage available
  • Seating area
  • Slippers
  • Sofa
  • VIP room facilities

Accessibility and suitability

  • Multi-lingual staff
  • Hypoallergenic pillow
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Designated smoking area
  • Private entrance
  • Non-smoking rooms available
  • Increased accessibility

Laundry

  • Ironing service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry service
  • Pants press
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Tumble dryer

Bedroom

  • Feather pillow
  • Socket near the bed
  • Sofa bed
  • Alarm clock
  • Clothes rack
  • Wardrobe or closet

Outdoor

  • Private beach
  • Garden
  • Terrace/Patio
  • Beach towels
  • Balcony

Media and entertainment

  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Library
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • TV

Parking and transportation

  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Free parking
  • Private parking

Workspace

  • Computer use available
  • Fax/photocopying
  • Desk

Fitness

  • Fitness center
  • Outdoor tennis

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The Residence Zanzibar location: Mchangamle, Kizimkazi


The Residence Zanzibar Reviews

8.8
GreatBased on 346 verified guest reviews
9.1Friends
8.8Couples
8.4Solo
9.0Families

Pros +
  • The staff were amazing! (in 29 reviews)
  • The pool is massive and very clean. (in 17 reviews)
  • "All the food was amazing, the chefs there are truly gifted." (in 12 reviews)
Cons -
  • The bumpy and long road leading to the hotel (in 3 reviews)
  • "However, this is true for almost all the beaches in Zanzibar." (in 2 reviews)
  • "The beach looked muddy/rock-ish at low tide, with coarse sand." (in 2 reviews)

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Check in anytime after 2:00 PM, check out anytime before 12:00 PM

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Frequently asked questions

  • If you're looking to go directly from Zanzibar Kisauni to The Residence Zanzibar, expect a 1h drive as they are around 20.0 mi apart.

  • Another more common option is to just take a taxi or rideshare service from the airport to The Residence Zanzibar. The nearest airport to the hotel is Zanzibar Kisauni.

  • The Residence Zanzibar does have a restaurant on site that guests and non-guests can use. Ask the front desk for kitchen hours or call The Residence Zanzibar at +255 245 555 000. Guests staying at The Residence Zanzibar are welcomed by hotel staff to order room service directly from the kitchen to their room.

  • Yes. Many momondo users traveling to Kizimkazi specifically look for hotels with a pool. The Residence Zanzibar may have rules and guidelines for using the pool, so be sure to ask the front desk about things like pool hours.

  • The best contact number for The Residence Zanzibar is +255 245 555 000.

  • Yes, The Residence Zanzibar has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • Yes, there is a gym available to guests of The Residence Zanzibar. For gym hours, it is best to ask the front desk clerk during check-in.