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Diamonds Dream of Africa

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Casuarina Road | P.O. Box 68, Malindi, Kenya
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Myself and my husband stayed here for 2 nights some time back. We had a thoroughly enjoyable stay. The staff were fantastic and couldn't do enough for us. The room was beautiful and so comfortable. The food was good and the pool gorgeous. A perfect 2 night getaway!

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Web M, Manager at Diamonds Dream of Africa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, thank you very much for staying with us and for sharing your experience on Trip advisor. We are very happy that you enjoyed your stay at Diamonds Dream of Africa: your satisfaction is really important for us! We are glad you appreciated the commitment of our staff and the quality of food served in our restaurants. We look... More 

Thika, Kenya
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited Malindi for the first time along with My parents,we loved the ambience,the welcome from the reception ,the introduction to our rooms,the staff overall were super nice Food was great kitchen staff plus waiters and waitress amaizing, Beach is just right there,two beautiful swimming pools overlooking the ocean, Fabulous stay,would recommend anyone to stay here when in Malindi,its the... More 

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PlanhotelGroup, Manager at Diamonds Dream of Africa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Many thanks for choosing us for your holiday and for taking the time to review us. We are very happy you enjoyed your stay at Diamonds Dream of Africa: your satisfaction is really important for us! Thank you very much for your nice comments about the food served in our Resort and about the rooms. We are also... More 

Nairobi, Kenya
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Loved loved the food.....! Chef you out did yourself Diamonds has great ambiance, very friendly staff. Loved the idea of beach sand spread next their pool before you walk into the actual beach. Kids friendly.... they have entertainment for them through out the day. You can't get bored here. Enjoyed swimming in their pool which by the way is a... More 

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PlanhotelGroup, Manager at Diamonds Dream of Africa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your lovely review and for choosing us for your holiday: we are very happy you enjoyed your stay at Diamonds Dream of Africa. We are glad you loved our entertainment program: for us is very important that both kids and adults have a pleasant stay! Thank you also for you nice comment about... More 

Nairobi, Kenya
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

Excellent service! Rooms are beautiful, the hotel is awesome. All inclusive with great food and service. Great view of the beach too. This is a hidden gem in Malindi. There is evening entertainment, the kids were so thrilled.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

We stayed at this hotel in October 2014, the staff were so friendly and very attentive. The rooms were very spacious and my kids loved the Jacuzzi in the room. I was so impressed at how the staff did their best to pay attention to every little detail...my kids had Pancake with Chocolate Syrup for breakfast on the first day... More 

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Wells, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

Interestingly designed hotel, a bit dated, but large bedrooms with generous terraces. It is the staff that make this place special, they are fantastic, just that right level of friendly professionalism. Manager was very concientious. Food is great, plenty of variation, nice not to have buffets. Few niggles aircon in rooms is a bit annoying as it does not work... More 

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Hull, England
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014 via mobile

We have just returned from a four week stay at this fantastic hotel, having been staying here twice a year since 2007, we can only say that the hotel never fails to leave us wanting more and we cannot wait to return in April 2015. The standards from the superb food to the exceptional service from all the staff is... More 

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Mombasa, Kenya
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9 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

First impressions of the hotel were good but service was terrible. I think the hotel was very understaffed. Pool attendant was hardly available. We had to constantly go And look for him to arrange beds for us near the pool. Drinks service by the pool was also very poor. Waiters were scarcely available. On the second day when we asked... More 

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St Austell, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014 via mobile

When we first arrived at Dream of Africa it all seemed really nice. Staff are really friendly and the rooms are very nice and comfortable. The whole place is dated. It feels like they have done nothing to update, refresh (apart from a coat of paint here and there) or bring in anything new for 10 or more years. The... More 

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Nairobi, Kenya
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

The place has 5 star facilities but they need to invest more in service. Also given the price they would do well to include abit more variety in beers offered in the all inclusive package and not just tusker.

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