The Residence Tunis

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Beach nearby, white sand, sun loungers, beach umbrellas
Beach nearby, white sand, sun loungers, beach umbrellas
Beach nearby, white sand, sun loungers, beach umbrellas
Indoor pool, seasonal outdoor pool, pool umbrellas, sun loungers

Overview of The Residence Tunis

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The Residence Tunis

5 out of 5

4.6/5 Wonderful

Guests rated this property 4.6/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • 24-hour vacancy between guest room stays
  • Hand sanitizer provided
  • Personal protective equipment
Boite Postale 697, La Marsa, Tunis Governorate, 2070

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationNorth Africa American Cemetery and Memorial12 min drive
  • Popular LocationLa Marsa Beach13 min drive
  • Popular LocationMuseum Dar el-Annabi13 min drive
  • AirportTunis (TUN-Tunis - Carthage Intl.)17 min drive

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About this area

La Marsa

Located in La Marsa, The Residence Tunis is in the suburbs and near the beach. Traveling with kids? Don't miss Tunis Zoo. Take an opportunity to explore the area for water adventures such as windsurfing.

What's nearby

  • Carthage Acropolium - 10 min drive
  • St. Louis Cathedral - 11 min drive
  • North Africa American Cemetery and Memorial - 12 min drive
  • La Marsa Beach - 13 min drive
  • Museum Dar el-Annabi - 13 min drive

Getting around

  • Tunis - Carthage Intl. Airport (TUN) - 17 min drive

Restaurants

  • L Olivier — 1 min walk
  • Li Bai — 1 min walk
  • Regency Tunis Hotel — 3 min drive
  • White Elephant — 3 min drive
  • Le Grand Bleu — 5 min drive

About this property

The Residence Tunis

5-star beach hotel with a full-service spa
Spend the day relaxing at the nearby beach, practicing your swing on the golf course, or pampering yourself at the full-service spa. Then enjoy a meal at one of The Residence Tunis's 4 restaurants. All 170 soundproofed rooms feature free WiFi and Select Comfort beds. Flat-screen TVs with satellite channels and DVD players provide a bit of entertainment, and guests will also appreciate thoughtful touches like free minibar items and pillow menus.
The Residence Tunis offers 170 accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature DVD players and free minibar items. Rooms open to balconies. These individually furnished accommodations include day beds. Select Comfort beds feature Frette Italian sheets and premium bedding. A pillow menu is available. Flat-screen televisions come with satellite channels and pay movies. Bathrooms include separate bathtubs and showers, bathrobes, slippers, and designer toiletries.

This La Marsa hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and complimentary weekday newspapers, as well as phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include safes and complimentary bottled water. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily. Amenities available on request include hypo-allergenic bedding.

Guests can play rounds at the 18-hole golf course and enjoy other recreation facilities including 2 outdoor tennis courts. An indoor pool, an outdoor pool, and a children's pool are on site. Other recreational amenities include a health club and a sauna.

Guests under 15 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

ESPA has 10 treatment rooms including rooms for couples. Services include hot stone massages, sports massages, facials, and body wraps. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy, hydrotherapy, and reflexology. The spa is equipped with hot springs/mineral springs, a mud bath, a sauna, a steam room, and Turkish bath/hammam.

The spa is open daily. Children under 15 years old are not allowed in the spa without adult supervision. Guests under 15 years old are not allowed in the spa.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of Intertek Cristal (3rd party expert - Global)

Social distancing

Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks available
Hand sanitizer provided
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and through room service
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Free extended parking on site
  • Free valet parking on site
  • RV/bus/truck parking on site
  • Limited onsite parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available
  • 24-hour roundtrip airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Limo/town car service

Food and drink

  • Free buffet breakfast available daily 6:30 AM–10:30 AM
  • 4 restaurants and 1 coffee shop/café
  • 1 beach bar, 1 poolside bar and 1 bar
  • Room service available
  • Coffee/tea in common area(s)

Things to do

  • 18 holes of golf
  • 2 outdoor tennis courts
  • Aerobics classes
  • Children's pool
  • Fitness center
  • Full-service spa
  • Golf driving range
  • Horse riding/rentals
  • Indoor pool
  • Mini golf
  • Outdoor pool
  • Sauna
  • Shopping mall
  • Shopping
  • Steam room
  • Tennis

Family friendly

  • Babysitting/childcare (surcharge)
  • Children's pool
  • DVD player
  • Free children's club
  • Indoor pool
  • In-room child care (surcharge)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Mini golf
  • Outdoor pool
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge)

Conveniences

  • Elevator
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Front-desk safe
  • Gift shop/newsstand

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Golf lessons
  • Hair salon
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Tennis lessons
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Turndown service
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • Arabic
  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Italian
  • Spanish

Business services

  • Business center
  • Computer station
  • Conference space (43 square feet)
  • Meeting rooms

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Beach loungers
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Garden
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Terrace

Spa

  • 10 treatment rooms
  • Aromatherapy
  • Body scrubs
  • Body treatments
  • Body wraps
  • Couples treatment room(s)
  • Facials
  • Hot springs/mineral springs
  • Hydrotherapy
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Massage - hot stone
  • Massage - sports
  • Massage/treatment rooms
  • Mud bath
  • Reflexology
  • Sauna
  • Spa open daily
  • Steam room
  • Thalassotherapy
  • Turkish bath/hammam

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk

More

  • Beach towels
  • Designated smoking areas

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Day bed
  • Frette Italian sheets
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Pillow menu
  • Premium bedding
  • Select Comfort bed

Bathroom

  • Bathrobes
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Separate bathtub and shower
  • Shampoo
  • Soap
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • DVD player
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Pay movies
  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Free bottled water
  • Free minibar

Outdoor space

  • Balcony

More

  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Free local calls
  • Free newspapers (weekdays)
  • Individually furnished
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Phone
  • Safe
  • Slippers
  • Soundproofing
  • Turndown service

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3 PM - noon
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before noon
Late check-out subject to availability
Late check-out fee: EUR 50

Special check-in instructions

To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation
If you are planning to arrive after 6:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Renovations and closures

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from November 4 2021 to February 28 2022 (dates subject to change):
  • Swimming pool
The property will be renovating from October 15 2021 to February 28 2022 (completion date subject to change). The following areas are affected:
  • Swimming pool

Guests will have access to the following alternate facilities during the renovation:

  • Indoor pool

During renovations, the hotel will make every effort to minimize noise and disturbance.

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! One child 12 years old or younger stays free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are not available

Property payment types

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • A tax is imposed by the city: EUR 1.00 per person, per night, up to 7 nights. This tax does not apply to children under 12 years of age.
  • Airport shuttle transfer per adult: EUR 50 (one-way)
  • Airport shuttle transfer per child: EUR 20 (one-way), (from 3 to 12 years old)

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: EUR 50 per vehicle (one-way, maximum occupancy 3)
  • Late check-out fee: EUR 50 (subject to availability)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, and cash
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit, and window guards
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property
This property does not permit guests to wear a hasema/burkini/ T-shirt in the pool.

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply); guests must contact the property with arrival details 72 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
The seasonal pool will be open from April to October
Reservations are required for golf tee times, massage services, and spa treatments; reservations can be made by contacting the property prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
One child 12 years old or younger stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding
Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation
Guests under 15 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool
Children under 15 years old are not allowed in the spa without adult supervision
Guests under 15 years old are not allowed in the spa

Property is also known as

Residence Tunis
Residence Tunis Gammarth
Residence Tunis Hotel
Residence Tunis Hotel Gammarth
Tunis Residence
The Residence Tunis Hotel La Marsa
Residence Tunis Hotel La Marsa
Residence Tunis La Marsa
The Residence Tunis Hotel
The Residence Tunis La Marsa
The Residence Tunis Hotel La Marsa

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Overall score and ratings

4.6

Wonderful

Rating 5 - Excellent. 203 out of 286 reviews
5 - Excellent 71%
Rating 4 - Good. 60 out of 286 reviews
4 - Good 21%
Rating 3 - Okay. 13 out of 286 reviews
3 - Okay 5%
Rating 2 - Poor. 4 out of 286 reviews
2 - Poor 1%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 6 out of 286 reviews
1 - Terrible 2%

4.6/5

Cleanliness

4.6/5

Staff & service

4.6/5

Amenities

4.4/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The staff was very attentive throughout our stay. The accommodations, while not oversized, were very nice. Clean, updated, well maintained. Turndown service was a nice unexpected touch, and the spa was clean and well managed. Our massages were some of the best we have had in country, and the indoor salt pool was very refreshing.
Stayed 3 nights in Oct 2021

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
A real 5 star hotel ! The staff make this hotel very special, great service from every staff member from porter to General Manager. We were made to feel so welcome and this was the same for the whole of our 10 days stay. Beautiful calm interior, lovely spacious public areas, very comfortable seating in lounge bar. Spa area and the treatments were first class and not expensive given the quality. Our Room was spacious and the bed in particular was the most comfortable ever encountered in a Tunisian hotel . The Bathroom with dressing area was well fitted and of top quality and unlike many Tunisian hotels everything worked as it should. The breakfast buffet was something to marvel over, with the widest possible choice of food, from Tunisian hot and cold dishes to eggs or crepes freshly prepared to order, fresh fruit, savoury or sweet options and fresh homemade breads and croissants. It was the high spot of the day for us . Food was available in the bar all day , plenty of choice with speciality evenings making for a nice change. The Mediterranean restaurant was excellent with a great menu and the chef was happy to cook something special if asked. We had great grilled fish and salad and the waiter exhibited great skill when he took it off the bone for my wife. We also tried the Chinese Restaurant and were equally impressed. The Tunisian restaurant and menu looked nice but we decided to leave this until our next visit planned for September
Stayed 10 nights in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Loved this hotel
I loved this hotel. I was there for six days. It is beautiful from the lobby, to the rooms and to the outdoors including the pool. My room was very comfortable with a balcony overlooking the pool and with a view to the beach beyond. The bathroom had a “dressing room” area with plenty of drawers and space for clothes. Service was impeccable and friendly. It is away from the Medina but I was taking mostly day trips out of Tunis so this worked for me. But could be a bit far for those who want to be in the heart of Tunis.
Stayed 6 nights in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 4 nights in Dec 2019

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
We had a simply wonderful stay. The staff are attentive and professional at all times. The lady at the breakfast reception was such a happy and friendly individual it made you want to have a good day! We were made to feel welcome upon arrival and given details of what was on offer. We arrived very late and the hotel provided a small meal for us. It is these types of gestures that go a very long way! Breakfast Is a must - a real treat. The crepes were wonderful- made to order- and the freshly squeezed orange juice was divine. We would definitely return here.
Stayed 2 nights in Oct 2019