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Diamonds Star of the East

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Nungwi Road, Nungwi Tanzania See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
5 Star accommodation
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Reviews (218)
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My partner and I were so excited to stay here after a long trip, expecting a relaxing, five-star experience. However, from the moment we stepped onto the resort, our experience was absolutely one-star quality. We won't even sweat the "small stuff" that happened here that...More

2  Thank Jool H
Reviewed 1 week ago

My girlfriend and I spent three days at Diamond of the East. We were assigned two butlers, one for the morning and one for the evening, which we were told would help us navigate the hotel and possible activities. Unfortunately, the butlers were non-responsive for...More

4  Thank Josh T
Response from General Manager M, General Manager at Diamonds Star of the EastResponded 4 days ago

Dear Guest Thank you for your feedback which we take very seriously. As discussed while you were here at the resort we are very sorry that you experienced some short comings in our services and we have offered to make it right while you were...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

this was the best fo all our visits to any toher recreational location, best rooms and an excelent dishes with the most profesional service. We had wonderful beaches with all types of sea sports, and specially at nights the weather was real good and we...More

Thank Helmutlu
Response from General Manager M, General Manager at Diamonds Star of the EastResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Guest Thank you for staying with us during your holiday in Zanzibar and for sharing your feedback with us on Tripadvisor. Me and my team are very pleased that you were happy with your stay and we all hope you will return very soon....More

Reviewed 12 August 2018

If there is anything good at this place is Yoga, one of the best teachers ever. Thanks God Manuela (yoga teacher) was helping us with all the mess and the drama we were having with this hotel. There is a visible lack of management as...More

6  Thank Leticia L
Response from General Manager M, General Manager at Diamonds Star of the EastResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Guest Thank you for sharing your feedback with us on Tripadvisor. I am very sorry you did not like all aspects of your stay. Me and my team work constantly on delivering the best service possible to all of our guests. We take your...More

Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

The Gemma has lots of treasures Manuela is one of them she brings and shares her passion for mindfulness meditation yoga on water and earth in contact with the air with the magic of sunset Xxxxxxxxxx Xxxxxxxxxx Xxxxxcxxxxx

1  Thank 20Cecile2016
Response from General Manager M, General Manager at Diamonds Star of the EastResponded 15 August 2018

Dear Guest Thank you for sharing your feedback with us. Me and my team are very happy that you did like your stay and we are all looking forward to welcoming you back very soon. Best regards MSchibler

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Description
A magnificent private sanctuary of eleven exclusive villas with their own plunge pool and a tastefully furnished terrace, a covered Makuti patio and a large tropical garden to enjoy exclusive privacy and the ...More supreme view over the Indian Ocean and the famous Zanzibar sunset. The villas are named after eleven of the most precious gems in the world to match the modern and contemporary African style architecture. Personal butler service, a private beach and unmatched all-inclusive services accommodate the most discerning traveller with ultimate comfort, privacy and luxury. Literally everything and anything you could dream of is catered for at the very highest level of all-inclusive services including access to all facilities, restaurants and bars of Diamonds La Gemma dell’Est. Diamonds Star of the East is member of Small Luxury Hotels of the World. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Babysitting
Business Centre with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Concierge
Dry Cleaning
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Refrigerator in room
Tennis Court
Wheelchair Access
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
On the Beach
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Romantic
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Spa
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Luxury
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Family
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
On the Beach
,
Romantic
,
Spa
,
Luxury
,
Family
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
11
Price range
US$983 - US$1,769 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar Island > Nungwi
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Traveller (403)
Room & Suite (173)
Dining (82)
Pool & Beach (65)
Amenities (43)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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Questions & Answers
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ktdin
5 May 2018|
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Response from MeinradGM |
Dear Guest It is our policy not to allow any drones to be flown over our propert as we have guest complaining about the intrusion and disturbance. Best regards M Schibler
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mfnhorse
18 June 2017|
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Response from General Manager M | Property representative |
Dear mfnhorse, Thank you for your question! Kindly be informed that our villas are not equipped for guests with disability but are very comfortable and dependent on the guest disability it may well be suitable. However we... More
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jeffreyk35
1 April 2016|
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Response from General Manager M | Property representative |
Dear Jeffreyk35, We have two televisions in our private villas, one of them being a 31" inch flatscreen TV and another being a 42" inch flatscreen TV. Kind regards, Diamonds La Gemma dell'Est Management Team
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Room Tips
"best interior design and private swimming pool"
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"Villa 2 has a nice view of the ocean"
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"We were happy in villa 9"
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"All rooms seem to have amazing views of the sea and beautiful gardens"
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