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    Diamonds La Gemma dell' Est

    Nungwi Road, Nungwi, Tanzania
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    Overview
    • Excellent68%
    • Very good23%
    • Average6%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “sunset lounge” (17 reviews)
    “beach grill” (20 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Room Service
    Suites
    Poolside Bar
    Fitness centre
    Concierge
    Spa
    Wheelchair Access
    Business Centre
    Dry Cleaning
    Tennis Court
    Butler Service
    Babysitting
    Private Balcony
    5.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 639 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Two issues to start: 1. We didn't book this hotel but got moved here 3 weeks before departure by the hotel chain: why do they think they can take money up front and months in advance and then choose where we stay for their convenience?...More

    Thank lyndam
    Response from General Manager C, General Manager at Diamonds La Gemma dell' EstResponded 1 week ago

    Dear lyndam, Thank you for sharing your detailed review on your recent stay and all your wonderful positive and constructive comments. I appreciate your feedback on your relocation from our sister resort on the east coast, the information re our property on our website and...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Second time. Very good hotel. Nice food. Very nice staff especially at the beach bar and jetty. Always very friendly. Recreations were so much better than the first time I was here in February 2017. I already booked my third holiday here next year in...More

    Thank Chantale D
    Response from General Manager C, General Manager at Diamonds La Gemma dell' EstResponded 6 days ago

    Dear Chantale, Thank you for choosing again our resort and for leaving us a beautiful review. I am pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us and thank you for the compliments on our staff. Our goal is to satisfy all our Guests’ expectations and...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We booked the resort on Expedia.com with only relaxation and water activities in mind. We were pleasantly surprised about pretty much everything and we have a good number of all-inclusive resorts under our belt, mostly in the Caribbean and Mexico and some in Turkey. Like...More

    2  Thank IremK
    Response from General Manager C, General Manager at Diamonds La Gemma dell' EstResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear IremK, Thank you very much for leaving your wonderful review on Diamonds La Gemma Dell’Est. I am delighted you enjoyed your stay and your accommodation, our private beach, the cuisine of our restaurant and the watersports. The marine life in Zanzibar is a spectacle...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    I can not fault our few days at this hotel. Would like to have stayed longer. There's always next year. I can't remember staying at a hotel where all the staff are so friendly & helpful. Nothing was too much trouble. And what can I...More

    1  Thank kak2781
    Response from General Manager C, General Manager at Diamonds La Gemma dell' EstResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear kak2781, Thank you for leaving us your beautiful review. We are pleased that you had a great time in our resort and we are more than happy to welcoming you back again next year for a longer stay in La Gemma Dell’Est. Kind regards,...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Just back from two weeks at La Gemma and can thoroughly recommend this beautiful hotel. Drive from the airport is just over an hour -but a perfect chance to see some of the beautiful island of Zanzibar. Caters for about 150 guests, which is perfect,...More

    Thank hasgoshawk
    Response from General Manager C, General Manager at Diamonds La Gemma dell' EstResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear hasgoshawk, Thank you for choosing our resort and for taking the time to write a review! We are so glad to hear that you enjoyed your accommodation, as well as our services. We aim to provide a truly unique experience and we are thrilled...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Tennis Court
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$344 - US$767 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #3 Spa Hotel in Nungwi
    • #4 Luxury Hotel in Nungwi
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 138
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    • Location
    • Tanzania >
    • Zanzibar Archipelago >
    • Zanzibar Island >
    • Nungwi
    • 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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    Traveller (1803)
    Room & Suite (418)
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    Dining (215)
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    Shane C
    9 September 2017|
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    Response from 885daisy | Reviewed this property |
    We used dollars and tipped in dollars too. It is a lovely place - please say hello to Rebecah and Ambrose from Polly!! Have a great time x
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    1 September 2017|
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    Response from Slim5144 | Reviewed this property |
    Absolutely. The rooms are spacious with balcony space and the grounds of this resort are relatively extensive so a great place for families and young kids to explore and spend time in. From memory the swimming pool has a... More
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    30 August 2017|
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    Response from Kevin M | Reviewed this property |
    You can smoke outside of the restaurants but I am not sure if you are allowed to smoke inside (although the majority of the restaurants don't have solid walls/glass). I suggest that you try to email the management of you... More
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    "All rooms are well positioned but the higher number villa club rooms are a steep walk up from the beach."
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    "The ocean suites are really worth the extra money"
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    "All the rooms have equal views of the beach as it is built in terraces."
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    "ask for room in the middle or higher floor, for the best ocean view"
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