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Diamond Island Resort & Penguin Show

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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good22%
  • Average14%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible26%
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“cute penguins”(4 reviews)
“lovely beach”(4 reviews)
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Air Conditioning
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Non-Smoking Hotel
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4.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Stayed here unfortunately in Early August for a cousins wedding. Thank god for the wedding. Stayed all over the country and this is by far the worst hotel ever. Before you consider staying please just read the reviews. I cannot begin to list the problems...More

1  Thank Smiddy1721
Response from JAMIE W, Owner at Diamond Island Resort & Penguin ShowResponded 15 September 2017

I am shocked. No wonder this is annonymous. I have checked all bookings in first half of August and no issues reported Suggest the severe tone and non particularisation is competitor nonsense and this review should be deleted Exactly what is a problem with a...More

Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

This was our third visit to this resort and once again, we loved it!!! The accommodation was lovely as always. The bed is super comfortable and the unit was spotless. The location is superb with access to one of the best beaches in Tassie; it...More

1  Thank Nikki B
Response from Wendy W, Owner at Diamond Island Resort & Penguin ShowResponded 28 August 2017

Thankyou Niki, families are what we are about, the beauty of the beach and the views of the pacific ocean are wonderful.

Reviewed 25 August 2017

Stayed here with friends last night, was a cold afternoon and found the heater didn't work in unit. Despite going to the office and ringing the contact number couldn't reach manager, tried for some time. Thought we'd wait till we went to look at penguins...More

1  Thank peter l
Response from Wendy W, Owner at Diamond Island Resort & Penguin ShowResponded 26 August 2017

Very unfortunate for these travellers, the Manager lost his phone in the penguin tour and couldnt find it until light. I spoke to a woman from the unit and advised many blankets and doonas in the apartment. I am advised by the manager that the...More

Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

A refreshing break for two nights in the middle of winter - right on our favourite beach in Tasmania. Amazing view from our villa and able to walk across to Diamond Island at low tide. Pleasant, helpful management.

Thank Karyn H
Response from Wendy W, Owner at Diamond Island Resort & Penguin ShowResponded 23 July 2017

Hi Karyn, great news about your stay, please come again and ring me for a free ugrade and a bottle of wine. Wendy

Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

I read a lot of comments before choosing this resort and I expected that I had to take risk. Yet, we didn't know it would be that bad. We arrived a bit late at night before a long drive. When we were parking our car...More

3  Thank Juan N
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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Restaurant
Free Parking
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Self-Serve Laundry
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$162 - US$402 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$162 - US$402 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms
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Traveller (198)
Room & Suite (56)
Pool & Beach (24)
Dining (8)
Family and Play Areas (3)
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Joerg Jockel B
13 June 2017|
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Response from Wendy W | Property representative |
Jamie is answering this, the above people are only a very small minority of our guests, and all have a wonderful time, We own the place ( not managers), mostly the above people wanted some free benefits and/or cash or else... More
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"Front apartments great closest to beach and penguins."
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"Do not waste your money - especially if you are needing disability facilities."
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"look before you leap"
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"Our beach view room was just as described"
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