An evening stroll through the warm sparkling shallows of the Indian Ocean, along pristine white sand flanked by coconut palms, towards a fiery sunset…welcome to your honeymoon at the Residence, Zanzibar.
Set in isolated splendour on the south west coast of Zanzibar, The Residence is perfect if you are seeking serenity and privacy for your honeymoon. Incorporating a rich heritage of Zanzibar’s Arabic, African and European civilisations you will be indulged in an elegant and sophisticated yet casual atmosphere, both in your villa and around the retreat. Whichever villa you choose to stay in at The Residence you will have your own private pool and the ultimate luxury of a personal butler to anticipate and attend to your every need.
Venturing out becomes easy with your personal bicycles, whether it be to the spa, the beach or the hustle and bustle of the heart of the retreat, the choice is yours, however difficult it may be to make!
You’ll find the spa nestled amongst two hectares of beautiful gardens where they have the world’s first hotel Ohashiatsu pavilion. More than a massage, this energy based therapy is designed to strengthen your body, quieten your mind and inspire your spirit. If this isn’t for you, choose from one of the many treatments created exclusively for the Spa at the Residence Zanzibar by French therapist Jean Marc Weill and allow yourselves to wind down in this oasis of complete relaxation.
Head to the beach for some sun soaking serenity or enjoy the many complimentary activities and water sports available to you. Cool your skin with a guided sunset snorkelling trip in the crystal clear waters followed by a refreshing cocktail on the pontoon beneath a starlit sky.
Discover the mouth-watering array of deliciousness on offer at the various restaurants and bars at the heart of the resort. Alternatively, enjoy the truly romantic indulgence of in-villa dining on your private deck, available to you breakfast, lunch and dinner if you so wish!
For those of you wishing to venture further afield, the idyllic island of Zanzibar boasts an eclectic and interesting heritage for you to explore. Visit the labyrinth of Stone Town’s narrow streets and experience the heady scent of local spice markets. Head over to Prison Island, which lies just off the coast from Stone Town, fringed with a beautiful coral reef, ideal for snorkelling and bumping into giant tortoises!
Located just 55 minutes from the airport, The Residence Zanzibar is an accessible and affordable honeymoon haven. Attention to detail and the standard of service is of the highest quality, ensuring your visit to be one of romance and relaxation, desire and dreams.