The Residence Zanzibar places you 5.4 mi (8.7 km) from Kizimkazi Beach. This 66-room, 5-star hotel has private in-room pools along with 2 restaurants and an outdoor pool. It's on the beach and also within a 30-minute drive of Jambiani Beach and Jozani Forest Reserve.

Dining

Free buffet breakfast is included with your stay. Enjoy dining at The Dining Room, one of 2 onsite restaurants. Order from room service to satisfy your hunger without leaving your room, or make new friends over drinks at the bar/lounge.

Rooms

The 66 air-conditioned accommodations feature furnished patios and afford space to spread out with living rooms. TVs come with satellite channels and DVD players, and guests can stay connected with free WiFi. Bathrooms offer hair dryers and free toiletries. Private pools, minibars, and coffee makers are other standard amenities.

Property features

At The Residence Zanzibar, guests enjoy features like an outdoor pool, a fitness center, and free WiFi in public areas. There's free parking, as well as an airport shuttle for a fee (available on request). A multilingual staff is on hand to help with tours or tickets, and offer sightseeing advice. Other amenities at this beach hotel include a kids' club, free use of bicycles, and a library.

Highlights

  • Free buffet breakfast
  • Free WiFi in rooms and public areas
  • Free parking
  • Onsite dining

The Residence Zanzibar

Hotel Amenities

Room Amenities

The Residence Zanzibar offers 66 air-conditioned accommodations with private pools and DVD players. Rooms open to furnished patios. Accommodations offer separate living rooms. Guests can make use of the in-room coffee/tea makers and minibars. Bathrooms include complimentary toiletries and hair dryers.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless high-speed Internet access. Televisions come with satellite channels. Additionally, rooms include safes and ceiling fans.

  • Furnished patio 
  • Minibar 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • DVD player 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Rollaway/extra beds available 
  • Cribs/infant beds available 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Separate living room 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Private pool 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Room service 
  • Television 
  • In-room safe 
  • Satellite TV service 

Hotel Amenities

Spend the day at the beach and work on your tan with sun loungers (chaise longues) or relax in the shade with umbrellas. After a day at the beach, enjoy amenities at The Residence Zanzibar like a children's club, an outdoor pool, and complimentary bicycles.

A complimentary breakfast is offered. Dining is available at one of the hotel's 2 restaurants. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the hotel's bars, which include a poolside bar and a bar/lounge. Public areas are equipped with complimentary high-speed wired and wireless Internet access. This luxury hotel also offers a fitness center and a garden. Onsite self parking is complimentary.

  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Total number of rooms - 66 
  • Babysitting or childcare 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Children's club 
  • Library 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Garden 
  • Free self parking 
  • Beach umbrellas 
  • Beach sun loungers 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Beach towels 
  • Year Built 2011 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 66 
  • Supervised childcare/activities 
  • Wedding services 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Number of restaurants - 2 
  • Tennis on site 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Outdoor pool 

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Parking

Free self parking

Spa Services

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

Where to Eat

Guests are offered a complimentary buffet breakfast.

The Dining Room - This beachfront restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting).

The Pavilion - Overlooking the garden, this restaurant serves dinner only.

Room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool, a fitness center, and complimentary bicycles.

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

  • Sailing nearby 
  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Free bicycles on site 
  • Ecotours nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails on site 
  • Kayaking on site 
  • Snorkeling on site 
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site 

Hotel Policies

You need to know

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

Government-issued photo identification and a credit 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.

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 office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available.

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Special check-in instructions:

Airport shuttle service is available on request. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Fees

A city tax of US$ 1 per person, per night will be collected at the property in cash. For further details, please contact the property using the information contained in the confirmation received after booking.

Hotel Name

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

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Awards & Affiliations

  • The property is a member of the Leading Hotels of the World.

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