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Reviewed 18 January 2018 via mobile

We went there with our kid who loved the place. They made special arrangements for our kids which is highly appreciated. The room was well maintained. If we needed something we just needed to ask. The restaurant manager was really helpful, his name is Rahul. The view was great. Thanks to the team , keep up the good work.

Stayed: January 2018, travelled with family
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Bruce B, General Manager at The Residence Zanzibar, responded to this reviewResponded 27 January 2018

Dear Pia2112,
Thank you so much for the lovely words. The team is always encouraged to receive feedback from our guests acknowledging their hard work and effort in ensuring a memorable holiday for you.
We would love to welcome you back soon, and hope we will remain the destination of choice for all your future visits to Africa!
With kind regards,
Bruce and the fantastic team.

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Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile

Travelled first time to the continent. Was suggested about the place and decided to check out.. Glad I did. Amazing place and amazing food too.. their service was also excellent.. needless to say that we had a blast.

Thanks for making it a wonderful experience.. Would love to visit soon

Stayed: January 2018, travelled as a couple
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Bruce B, General Manager at The Residence Zanzibar, responded to this reviewResponded 27 January 2018

Dear Anupam S,
Thank you for sharing your experience with us. So delighted to hear you enjoyed your stay with us, from the warm welcome on arrival, to our guest relation agent who took special care of you.
I am proud to work with a team of individuals who are like minded in wanting our guests to have the very best holiday, who always put our guests happiness first. Thank you so much for rating us out of the chart with an amazing 5!
We hope you do not take too long in returning back to us. We will keep on smiling till then, and much more so when we get to welcome you back.
With kind regards ,
Bruce and the fantastic team!

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Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

This was the first time we stayed at the Zanzibar. Booked in their Suite, i knew there will be something special in store

Turns out -- i am right. The check in was a breeze. The suite in which we checked into, was amazing. The staff are known for being there pillars. My personal experience is they surely are. Special thanks to Rahul Dutta for making the stay very comfortable.

Now to the breakfast -- it surely has some really mouth watering dishes for you. Once again, the service there is amazing.

All in all -- we are extremely happy with our choice and would love to visit them sometime soon.

Stayed: February 2017, travelled with family
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Bruce B, General Manager at The Residence Zanzibar, responded to this reviewResponded 27 January 2018

Dear Joydeep_m1987,
I want to thank you for your kind words of appreciation and we are all delighted to read how much you enjoyed your stay with us; from our beautiful beaches, services provided by Rahul ,to the dining experiences!
Thank you also for recommending our resort ,indeed we are the perfect destination for couples as well as families.
We hope to have the pleasure of welcoming you back to our paradise on earth for another memorable holiday break!
With kind regards,
bruce and the fantastic team.

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Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

Can't find the exact words to express myself... From check in to check out, we were pampered, this is what is expected in a 5 star. Lovely, polite and professional staff. To summerize, you just have to experience this!!!

Stayed: January 2018, travelled as a couple
1  Thank Preetam D
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Bruce B, General Manager at The Residence Zanzibar, responded to this reviewResponded 11 January 2018

Dear Preetam D,
Thank you very much for your nice review.
Happy to read we met and exceeded your expectations and thank you for recognizing our dedicated team.
We do hope to welcome you back in the future!
Best regards,
Bruce and Team.

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Reviewed 8 January 2018

“Wow” Experience at The Residence Zanzibar

Stayed at The Residence Zanzibar during the festive season from 24th to 31st December with our two girls, it is an experience that will go down in my memoirs; it was a Treasure of the Moment that captured our Hearts during the Merry Christmas with culmination of the New Year’s Eve which I could only describe as “Awesome”



Kids Clubs – our two little girls enjoyed being at the Kids Clubs, congratulations to the Lady Attendants who continuously kept the girls not only smiling throughout the festive period but also exhilarated by the unrelenting momentous and earth-shattering events.


Christmas Day – the carols, the Priest, Father Christmas and all the pleasantries no words to express how fantastic the entire stay was wonderful.


Staff are amazing, one great person whom I can’t fail to recognize within the team is Rahul at the Restaurant/Dinning….keep up the good work, he was just there on time with a wide smile mmmm wide smile undeniably.

New Year’s Eve –the amazing decorations, food, entertainments and the general ambiance was prodigious and remarkable this crowned the festive stay, though I did not stay to cross over the new year at the Hotel, as I had to travel that very night, nevertheless I would say if you are looking a place to “spoil” yourself, The Residence Zanzibar is “the place to be” all is golden wonderful


See you there again in 2018 same period


Mrs. Peninah Mulinge

  • Stayed: December 2017, travelled with family
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1  Thank Peninah N
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Bruce B, General Manager at The Residence Zanzibar, responded to this reviewResponded 11 January 2018

Dear Peninah N,
Thank you so much for taking the time to review us, and for recommending to fellow travelers.
It is great to hear you enjoyed your whole stay, from the moment you arrived till your departure. It is truly the service that leaves a lasting memory of a good or bad stay, and our big The Residence family here aim to always deliver the best memories for our guest.
We truly hope to see you return back soon for another wonderful experience.
Best regards from all of us,
Bruce.

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