The Residence Zanzibar

This all pool villa resort is a sumptuous offering, which as you would expect from a property that is sister to the iconic Residence, Mauritius, is a pure delight complete with villa butlers on hand to assists guests every whim.

Lying in splendid isolation on the South West coast of the island of Zanzibar, in a glorious setting, boarded on one side by a mile-long powdery white sand beach with coconut palms, flanked by the warm waters of the Indian Ocean within an easy drive of the village of Kizimkazi, which is famous for its dolphin safaris.

There is plenty to do here from indulging in spa treatments in one of the spas 6 treatment rooms to the more active options from sea-based activities such as snorkelling, exploring the exceptional marine life to getting on your bike, the bicycles being provided, with each villa and exploring the gardens and local area. Or you could simply indulge in a day at the beach where complimentary sorbets, iced water and fruit skewers will keep you cool.


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Luxuriously appointed villas that feature contemporary, furniture reminiscent of the island’s African and Omani heritage along with satellite TV, CD/DVD player, direct dial telephone, hairdryer, bathrobes, mosquito nets, personal safe, tea and coffee making facilities, broadband internet access, air-conditioning and overhead fans. On the deck outside, which overlooks a private swimming pool, there are wicker chairs and day bed.


Complimentary watersports, land sports and activities available including a tennis court, bicycles, fitness centre, kayak, pedal boat, HobieCat, snorkelling. The following activities can be organised at an additional charge: Kite surfing, deep-sea fishing, dolphin safari, Dhow cruise, scuba diving.


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