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Diamonds Star of the East

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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What an amazing hotel! We stayed here for the last part of our honeymoon in November last year and could not fault a thing. The service was impeccable, food was great - the chef was accommodating in making vegetarian options off the menu for my...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank ha1484
Response from Christopher S, General Manager at Diamonds Star of the EastResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Guest Thank you for choosing the Star of the East for your holiday in Zanzibar and for sharing your feedback with us. Me and my team are very happy that you have enjoyed your stay and we all hope you will visit us very...More

Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

I visited this hotel and my my my the hotel landscape is absolutely spectacular! The environment is planned excellently and so so welcoming.. you feel you wanna walk around the whole day!!! The service is amazing and the food is good! I went here to...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank GeeDeeMK
Response from General Manager M, General Manager at Diamonds Star of the EastResponded 17 October 2018

Dear GeeDeeMK, thank you very much for your nice review. We are happy to read that you had a wonderful lunch with your friends and in particular enjoyed the landscape as well as the service provided by our team. We are looking forward to welcome...More

Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

Stayed here for our honeymoon a year ago and this place was amazing. We had just been trekking through Uganda and this was the end of our trip and couldn’t ask for anything more. Amazing staff, rooms great, location is perfect, dining options great. Only...More

Date of stay: November 2017
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Response from General Manager M, General Manager at Diamonds Star of the EastResponded 17 October 2018

Dear guests, thank you very much for taking the time to place such a nice review. We are delighted to read that you had a wonderful time at our resort and we hope to welcome you back in the near future. Kind regards, MSchibler

Reviewed 21 September 2018

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

Date of stay: August 2018
3  Thank Jool H
Reviewed 10 September 2018

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

Date of stay: August 2018
3  Thank Josh T
Response from General Manager M, General Manager at Diamonds Star of the EastResponded 19 September 2018

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

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About
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 Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Babysitting
Business Centre with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Concierge
Dry Cleaning
Heated pool
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Refrigerator in room
Tennis Court
Wheelchair Access
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Spa
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Romantic
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On the Beach
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Luxury
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Family
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Spa
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Romantic
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On the Beach
,
Luxury
,
Family
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
11
Price range
US$1,125 - US$1,629 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar Island > Nungwi
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Spa
,
Romantic
,
On the Beach
,
Luxury
,
Family
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
11
Price range
US$1,125 - US$1,629 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar Island > Nungwi
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Room & Suite (171)
Dining (81)
Pool & Beach (64)
Amenities (43)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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ktdin
5 May 2018|
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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 S | 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 S | 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"
Helmutlu
30 Aug 2018
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"Villa 2 has a nice view of the ocean"
SMILEYONE120256
12 Dec 2017
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"We were happy in villa 9"
R2933MXcolinm
15 Oct 2017
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"All rooms seem to have amazing views of the sea and beautiful gardens"
33clayton
26 Sep 2017
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