The Residence is a grand old colonial style hotel with a refreshing yet elegant atmosphere. The hotel is located on the east side of the island overlooking a long white beach. There are 151 rooms each with their own private balcony, terrace, large marble en-suite bathrooms, air conditioning, televisions, mini bar and a private butler service. You will eat well and play well here, there are several excellent restaurants and a huge selection of activities. A colourful and international variety of food is served from the 4 restaurants through out the day, whether it is a pizza by the pool at lunchtime or a fresh seafood platter in your room, it can be catered for. The activities are well organised and endless; The Sanctuary Spa, yoga sessions, kids club, car hire, gym, tennis, aerobics, volleyball, Water-skiing, Wind surfing, Hobie Cat sailing, Glass bottom boats, Line fishing to name a few. For an additional cost you can partake in Deep sea fishing, Catamaran Cruise, Scuba diving, with PADI instruction and certification and guided diving and Horse riding.