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THE RESIDENCE ZANZIBAR

Location

    

The Residence Zanzibar is located in Kizimkazi village on the South-West Coast of Zanzibar island.The Hotel is located along a 1.5km long pristine, palm-fringed beach, just minutes from the village of Kizimkazi.

Set among 32 hectares of tropical gardens, each of its stand-alone villas is beautifully appointed and features all modern amenities.

The village of Kizimkazi,famous for its dolphin Safaris is just 20 minutes away.

This luxurious all-villa resort is a proud member of Leading Hotels of the World and the only member in Tanzania. It just 60 minutes’ drive from the capital Stone Town, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and Abeid Amani Karume International Airport.

Accomodation

    

66 villas each with its own swimming pool look out to either the garden or the beach with ocean views. Furnished with a contemporary style reminiscent of the island’s African and Omani heritage, each room has air-conditioning and overhead fans, a living room that opens out onto a private sun terrace with daybed and sun loungers, a canopied king-size bed in the bedroom and a spacious bathroom that has a stand-alone bath, separate shower cabin and an outdoor shower. 34 Luxury Garden Pool Villas, 13 Luxury Ocean Front Pool Villas,11 Prestige Oceanfront Pool Villas, 5 Frangipani Garden Pool Villas, 2 Frangipani Ocean Front Pool Villas and 1 Presidential Ocean Front Villa. Each room has it’s unique and stylish features either original or added.

RESTAURANTS & BARS

    

The Dining Room Set at the heart of the hotel, The Dining Room offers sumptuous breakfasts, light and simple dishes for lunch and in the evening, European favourites with a hint of Zanzibar spice. The bar is the perfect place to unwind in the cool breeze, sipping drinks and gazing across the panoramic seascape and the Zanzibar sunset.

The Pavilion Soft, traditional music plays over aperitifs before a feast of Middle-Eastern and Mediterranean cuisine is served. At the Poolside Relax undisturbed on your sun lounger as lunch is delivered to you. At nightfall, dine under the stars and have a private romantic dinner on the beach. In-villa Dining For complete seclusion – breakfast, lunch and dinners are available in the privacy of guests’ own villa.

The Dining Room: Set at the heart of the hotel, The Dining Room offers sumptuous breakfasts, light and simple dishes for lunch and in the evening, European favourites with a hint of Zanzibar spice. The bar is the perfect place to unwind in the cool breeze, sipping drinks and gazing across the panoramic seascape and the Zanzibar sunset.

The Pavilion Soft: traditional music plays over aperitifs before a feast of Middle-Eastern and Mediterranean cuisine is served.

At the Poolside: Relax undisturbed on your sun lounger as lunch is delivered to you. At nightfall, dine under the stars and have a private romantic dinner on the beach.

In-villa Dining: For complete seclusion – breakfast, lunch and dinners are available in the privacy of guests’ own villa.

Recreation

The Jetty serves as a boathouse and offers complimentary non-motorised water sports including: kayaks, pedal boats, hobble cats and snorkeling excursions. Water activities are tide permitting. Activities available at extra charge include: sunset dhow cruises, kite surfing, deep-sea fishing, dolphin safaris and scuba diving.

The Residence Spa

The Spa is nestled amongst two hectares of tropical gardens and consists of six spacious treatment pavilions, each with its own outdoor shower and bathtub. Unwind amidst green landscapes in relaxation areas with a pool, sauna and steam room. The spa menu boasts of treatments designed by ila, meaning “Earth” in Sanskrit. ila harnesses the benefits of organic natural plant and mineral ingredients and incorporates these into their products and treatments bringing powerful healing benefits to the body’s natural energy.