The Residence South West Zanzibar - HZW001

The Residence is the ultimate in luxury in Zanzibar and is the only member of 'Leading Hotels of the World' in Tanzania - tucked away amidst 80 acres of palm tree forests overlooking a mile-long white sandy beach offers the ideal beach location for a discerning traveller.

66 Bedrooms, Sleeps 132

Pool - Yes
Restaurant - Yes

Beach Luxury
Secluded location
White Sandy Beaches

All 66 villas are luxuriously appointed with contemporary, stylish furniture reminding guests of the islands African and Omani heritage.

Every one features satellite TV, CD/DVD player in the living room, mini bar, direct dial telephone, hairdryer, mosquito nets, personal safe, tea and coffee making facilities, broadband internet access, air-conditioning and overhead fans in the living room and bedrooms.

On the deck outside, overlooking a private swimming pool (30 - 35 m2 and 1.2m deep), wicker chairs and day beds await the guests to relax in and enjoy the views. Bicycles are provided with each villa to explore the gardens and local area.

There are two restaurants to choose from for dining or enjoy a meal in the intimacy of your villa. The Dining Room offering international dishes with a hint of Zanzibar "spice", The Pavilion Restaurant showcasing the best of Middle Eastern and Mediterranean cuisine.

The hotel features a glass walled swimming pool overlooking the ocean, an air-conditioned fitness centre and flood-lit tennis court. Dependent upon the tides, complimentary non-motorised watersports are available from the Boat House, which draws its inspiration from a traditional dhow, or directly from The Jetty.

The Spa, features six pavilions and a rest area with a whirlpool nested amongst 5 acres of surrounding tropical gardens. The Spa blends seamlessly into the natural landscape providing the perfect escape for rejuvenating the mind, body and soul. In tradition with The Residence Hotels, the spa harmoniously combines the highest quality treatments with an unmatched expertise in service offering a range of beauty philosophies tailored for total relaxation and pure indulgence.

Located in the South West coast of the island, on 32 hectares of pristine land once occupied by the Shirazi Princes, The Residence Zanzibar is a dream fit for a Sultan.

Located just 55 minutes from the airport and the capital Stone Town and the village of Kizimkazi, famous for its dolphin safaris, is just 20 minutes away.

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