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Diamonds La Gemma dell' Est

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEW

I should start by saying that we did have a lovely time at the Diamonds hotel, but it wasn't the experience that I had hoped for. I was looking for luxury, but we didn't quite get that. the rooms are nice, kind of non descript. not sure why they are called Deluxe rooms. I believe they were all deluxe as...

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Valencian Country, Spain
Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

We went for our Christmas holidays with the whole family. My mother's birthday. 85 years. 4 children. We didn't have the rooms ready at midnight. Each room in a different place of the hotel. We asked for the 6 rooms together and we didn't get it Long away from the beach and a lot of stairs. Everything was wrong. The...

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Ravenna, Italia
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Village was still under construction... for this reason we were closer tho paradise!! Restaurant, beach and rooms were finished, just the sport area was not finished, but I still remember this village and this place after 11 years as one of the most rare paradises I've visited EVER it remained on my dreams!! I hope to have chance to come...

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1Thank FLUX1974
Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel could not have been better, our room was very comfortable and had a sea view. The grounds were beautiful and well maintained, could walk around through the gardens. The salt water pool was amazing, a really good size. The staff were very attentive and enjoyed trying to teach us some of their words. We would highly recommend this...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My daughter and I spent 9 nights at this fabulous hotel .we arrived late at night . Our room was fabulous and the bed so comfortable . In the morning in the light Both of us were taken back by the beauty of the resort , the beach , the gardens and all the building hidden away amongst nature ....

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General Manager C, General Manager at Diamonds La Gemma dell' Est, responded to this review

Dear N77lag, Thank you so much for your lovely feedback on your perfect escape! We are so happy to read that you enjoyed your stay here with us and that we were able to spoil and treat you! Hakuna matata, we look forward to welcoming you back soon again! Kind regards, Andrew

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The experience was amazing. I have visited a number of hotels in Zanzibar but this hotel is one of the greatest options to stay. The location is perfect, the beach is amazing, ambiance is great, food is great too, great cocktails at the beach bar and loved the jetty too, it is so relaxing. The resort has excellent staff and...

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General Manager C, General Manager at Diamonds La Gemma dell' Est, responded to this review

Dear Justus K, Thank you so much for your time in writing down all these kind words and compliments! We are so pleased to read that we were able to create a perfect stay for you and we look forward to welcoming you back soon again for another pleasing stay! Kind regards, Andrew

Walvis Bay, Erongo, Namibia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The ultimate Honeymoon destination - great food, great vibes. Also a good place to just relax and enjoy the idyllic surrounding. Would recommend to all couples, we celebrated our 18th Wedding Anniversary and something I will remember for the rest of my life. Wonderful memories.

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General Manager C, General Manager at Diamonds La Gemma dell' Est, responded to this review

Dear Joanitha, Thank you for such a delightable and incredible review! We are so happy to hear that you have spent such a wonderful honeymoon here with us, and we would like to congratulate you once again! Thank you very much for your compliments and your recommendations! We can’t wait to welcome you back soon again to our island paradise!...

Turin, Italy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

my boyfriend and i are staying in this magical resort over the NY holidays. the resort all inclusive. we have a lovely sea view room with a garden terrace. the sea view is to die for. the staff are super friendly. the buffets meals have a good selection. this is my second time here and i will definitely come back...

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General Manager C, General Manager at Diamonds La Gemma dell' Est, responded to this review

Dear dgakdg38, What a lovely review! Asante sana ! We are delighted that you had such an amazing stay with us and that you were able to enjoy it to the fullest. Hakuna matata, we look forward to welcoming you back soon again! Kind regards, Andrew

Durham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My family and I rated here for over 1 week, we had an incredible time and couldn't recommend it more! The accommodation and resort are clean with all of the amenities you need, the food is varying and delicious, a highlight being the Swahili dinner, the resort is safe with the beach very close and finally the staff are what...

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General Manager C, General Manager at Diamonds La Gemma dell' Est, responded to this review

Dear Myles H, Thank you for such a delightable and incredible review! We are so happy to hear that you had a perfect family holiday with us and that everything was right for your rest and relaxation! Thank you again for your kind comments and we very much look forward to welcoming you back for yet another amazing vacation with...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Let me start with the positives rather than the negatives The Beach is one of the best in Zanzibar, sand and sea color is amazing it is really paradise. The pool is salt water pool and is also perfect The staff are fabulous always greeting you with a smile Main restaurant great selection there is an Italian chef he does...

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General Manager C, General Manager at Diamonds La Gemma dell' Est, responded to this review

Dear MissG74, Thank you very much for taking your time in rating and reviewing our resort, we greatly appreciate both the kind compliments and also the constructive feedback you have given us which I have taken on board and will address as this consistently helps us in improving our services on offer! The Christmas period is the busiest and nosiest...

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  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Spa
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  • Wheelchair access
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  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Tennis Court
  • Spa
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  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Minibar
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  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Set within exotic tropical gardens and water features inviting guests to enjoy the pristine view over the Indian Ocean, Diamonds La Gemma dell' Est is located on the north-western shores of the magical spice island of Zanzibar. This enchanting, luxurious and environmentally friendly resort is famous for its magnificent beach and large wharf built onto the open waters of the Indian Ocean and stretches out towards the sunset. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Diamonds La Gemma dell' Est

Address: Nungwi Road, Nungwi 2019, Tanzania
Region: Tanzania > Zanzibar Archipelago > Zanzibar Island > Nungwi
Price Range: £251 - £670 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Diamonds La Gemma dell' Est 5*
Number of rooms: 138
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Also Known As:
Diamonds La Gemma Dell` Est Hotel Zanzibar
La Gemma Dell Est Zanzibar
Gemma Del Est
Diamonds La Gemma Dell' Est Zanzibar Island/Nungwi
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#2 Spa Hotel in Nungwi
#4 Luxury Hotel in Nungwi
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“get the deluxe sea view garden terrace in the 300's”
 of 5 bubbles dgakdg38, 29 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Garden View You can see the Sea”
 of 5 bubbles MissG74, 28 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Choose level 1 to be closer to the beach and pool or choose level 3 to have a great view of the beach / sunset etc.”
 of 5 bubbles 392asheshr, 21 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Delux is good but not on side close to next door hotel”
 of 5 bubbles HelenH187, 30 Oct 2016 | Read review
“way better beach than Essque Zalu”
 of 5 bubbles Mark_Gianfalla, 23 Oct 2016 | Read review
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