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Deauville, France
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have stayed at the Residence for a total 45 days in two tranches. It is situated in Gammarth, in a place that is kind of in the middle of nowhere. The hotel itself is very nice, with gorgeous gardens, a nice outdoor pool, a lovely indoor heated pool and spa, and a large beachfront. Its best aspect is that...

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Paris, France
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

10 years since my first come at the Residence Tunis. After years this hotel definitely still remain the place to be in Tunis. A gorgeous Place, Great food, Awesome people nice to be with. I hope being back for years here.

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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 25 December 2016

Great hotel . All needs for business trips are available. Staff is very professional, helpfull an very friendly. Hotel is not the most modern but very traditional and gaves you a warm feeling during your stay.

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Kensington, Australia
Reviewed 17 December 2016

The Residence is our hotel of choice in Tunis, for ourselves and our guests. The hotel is in an area of Gamarth which has very limited access from the city, and can therefore be kept secure easily by the security services.

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1Thank Arbuthnott C
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 4 December 2016

Had a great time recently staying at the The Residence whilst on a business trip, the indoor pool and hamam / sauna were great. The bar at night was a chilled out place with live music and a friendly atmosphere. Hope to get back sometime soon!

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Paris, France
Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

Nice hotel with lots of light rooms are nice and big, good breakfast and spacious lobby bar. I dont like it but it has live music in the lobby bar. A bit far from the city but if you are around Gammarth area good place to stay with some restaurants around.

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Tunis, Tunisia
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Overall The Residence was a disappointment. I've stayed at other hotels here in Tunis and expected this to be a step up due to the 5 star rating, but this is no 5 star experience. Generally the staff doesn't seem to be concerned with serving the guests. Several times over the 7 days I was here I had to wait...

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Burton upon Trent, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

I was recently staying in the surrounding area and wanted a day of luxury with my mum. We decided on using the pool here and getting a massage. The spa and massage was lovely, attentive staff and nice quiet facilities. We then spent time by the outside pool which is also a relaxing setting with a lovely bar for lunch.

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Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed more than a week the hotel is very clean the staff very very helpful every thing is great in this hotel except the quality of the food.. it needs to look after it also they change from restaurant to another daily without any notification to the clients.

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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
Reviewed 16 October 2016

Very simple to say without writing a whole book - chinese restaurant good - the entire hotel especially the outside parts need painting all over desperately as it looks like it has not been painted or looked after the past 7 years - the beach should be cleaned every day as there is a lot of rubbish lying around -...

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David19690, Directeur général at The Residence Tunis, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We thank you for posting about your recent experience on Trip Advisor. We are sorry that you were so much disappointed by your stay in our hotel. It is rather uncommon that we hear of such displeasure, and we apologize if you were not happy with that offering. We take your comments very seriously, and following your post,...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Spa
  • Golf course
  • Tennis Court
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  • Free Parking
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  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Mint tea and orange blossom-scented towels welcome you upon arrival at this luxury beach resort in Tunisia, a first hint of the legendary local hospitality that warmly awaits you throughout your stay. This enchanting environment of voluminous halls, domed ceilings and arched alcoves reflects the distinctive style of Arab-Andalusian architecture, combining palatial space with an intimate ambience. The luxuriously appointed guestrooms envelop you in elegant, contemporary comfort. Discover new depths of relaxation, sunbathing on the beach, heeding the call to mind and body wellness at The Spa & Thalasso, or enjoying the views from our magnificent 18-hole golf course. Experience this unique destination through a myriad gastronomic flavours and fascinating excursions. Whether seeking a quiet retreat or an unforgettable family holiday, The Residence Tunis offers ancient history and modern indulgences in one enthralling mix. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Residence Tunis

Address: Les Cotes de Carthage - BP 697, Gammarth 2070, Tunisia
Region: Tunisia > Tunis Governorate > Gammarth
Price Range: £182 - £230 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Residence Tunis 5*
Number of rooms: 170
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Also Known As:
The Residence Tunis Hotel La Marsa
Residence Tunis
Hotel Style:
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Gammarth
#1 Luxury Hotel in Gammarth
#1 Spa Hotel in Gammarth
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“Ask for a sea view”
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“Pool or sea view, higher floor away from the disco”
 of 5 bubbles MBH1017, 28 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Loved the view of the sea!”
 of 5 bubbles randum83, 15 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Overlooking the pool is supposed to be the best”
 of 5 bubbles tiskerman, 7 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Avoid rooms over the lounge area , they can be noisy when music is played”
 of 5 bubbles martynk821, 30 Apr 2016 | Read review
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