The place :
The Residence Tunis is situated in the outskirts of Tunis, country's capital, about 15 minutes away from the international airport and 20 minutes from the town centre.
High-standard waterfront hotel, it enjoys a really quiet environment between the Mediterranean sea and an eucalyptus forest. A framework well known by many businessmen, who are numerous to come to the hotel for professional events.
But the most important feature of this five-star hotel is the emphasis on the research of well being and slimness. Exclusively, Thalassoline puts forward the Dukan Diet Spa Programme, a six-day thalassotherapy treatment adapted from the famous Dukan diet which has been successfully helping people to lose weight for several years. A further reason to come to discover the smooth and cosmopolitan way of life in Tunis ! Hotels and residences :
In our opinion, the Residence Tunis is merely the most beautiful hotel in Tunisia. Located on the seaside, with an Arabian and Moorish style, the 1.500 sq m of the outdoor swimming pool, the refinement of the décor around you would let you think that there is a heaven on earth.
The hotel has 170 splendid rooms and suites in which blend ivory walls with golden wood, marble of Alicante and rich fabrics.
Rooms and suites are equipped with private terrace, dressing, king size beds, small lounge, study, satellite TV, mini bar, electronic in-room safe, electronic door lock, red and black marble bathroom with separate showers and toilets. View over the garden or the sea from this palace. Restaurants :
The very tasty Tunisian cuisine is highlighted by the Chef’s inventiveness. Many restaurants offer a large choice.
There are frequent animations at the Residence: Bedouin nights under the khima (a large traditional tent) on the beach lighted up by candle stands and camp fires where your hosts prepare a barbecue. Do not miss the oriental evenings at the Café Maure where songs and traditional dances are sure to charm you.
L’Olivier proposes a Mediterranean cuisine.
It serves light food and offers a Bio Privilege « à la carte » menu. A must for persons doing the Dukan Diet Spa Programme !
This restaurant is located inside the thalassotherapy centre.
Restaurant "Li Bai"
You will find exotic flavours in this restaurant. It may be the only Asian restaurant in Tunisia!
Palms moved by a clever mechanism are used as fans, in a very elegant way.
Restaurant "Poolside Bar & Grill"
This restaurant will allow you to relax, in a pleasant setting by the pool.
Restaurant "El Dar"
You will taste the typical tunisian food in this Eastern-style restaurant. Don\'t miss the local mint tea ! Sports and Activities :
Your hotel in Tunisia has an outdoor pool of 1500 m² (heated from November to April) and an indoor heated pool. You can play tennis and squash on the spot. The private beach of The Residence Tunis is open and with full amenities from mid-April to mid-October.
10 minutes away from the hotel, Carthage is famous for its rich history (from which numerous vestiges are still visibles) and for the possibilities of leisures : aquatic activities at the nautical centre (catamaran, windsurfing) or land sports (golf course, horse club...). Antonin's Roman thermae and the archaelogical museum are recognized places.
In the vecinity of The Residence, you will find the village of Sidi Bou Said on the top of Tunis. The capital of Tunisia displays an atypical mix of modern and traditional styles. At the Bardo Museum stands a collection of nice mosaic, and in the Medina (listed by UNESCO) you will find almost 700 beautiful monuments, lots of suks, and an agitated main market. Many of these places can be visited each week during the excursions proposed by the hotel. Access :
London/Tunis : 3h on a direct flight