Star of the East

Enjoy paradise in your own luxury sanctuary

Boasting eleven luxurious villas situated along the magnificent Nungwi Beach, the Diamonds Star of the East resort is one of the most exclusive slices of paradise. Located on the north western tip of Zanzibar, it’s just 50 km from Zanzibar International Airport and just a 55 minute drive from Stone Town, the islands oldest settlement. With seven one-bedroom villas, 2 one-bedroom villas with additional in-room Jacuzzi, 2 two-bedroom villas with in-room Jacuzzi, you’ll find your perfect accommodation for soaking up paradise here.


Dining & Drinks
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Treat your taste buds to international à la carte dishes while enjoying the stunning panoramic views of gardens and ocean at the Ocean Blue restaurant. Nibble on some snacks and a variety of international and local drinks, as well as a large selection of cocktails at Tiara Lounge bar. You can also enjoy 24-hour in-room dining with a wide selection of international dishes and African delicacies.

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Guests have access to the Do Dive Centre where scuba diving and snorkelling adventures can be arranged. Our water sports centre caters for every possibility. These include catamaran, laser boats and canoe rentals, sailing and windsurfing courses. Water-skiing, wakeboarding, banana boat and tube riding, speed boat trips, local boat sunset trips and full day deep sea fishing are all part of the options too. Exciting excursions to Spice Island, swimming with dolphins and turtles or a guided tour through Stone Town can be arranged through hotel reception. Safaris and day trips to Dares salaam can be arranged through the Safari offices in the Lobby Lounge at Diamonds La Gemma dell’Est.

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Guests of Diamonds Star of the East have full access to the Mvua African Rain Spa, which uses indigenous moisture, nourishing natural ingredients and other local plants flowers, salt, grains, spices, wild honey and raw sugars to give a pampering like no other. With various choices of treatments that are based on ancient African, Asian and European traditions designed to soothe the spirit, rejuvenate the body and enrich the mind.

Guest Services
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To ensure that guests enjoy nothing but relaxation and the comfort, Diamonds Star of the East has goes the extra mile by offering guests: A multilingual management team, laundry, valet service and pressing service, Baby cot, children’s bed and babysitting service on request, There is also an in house clinic with doctor on call.

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