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Diamonds Dream of Africa

4.0 of 5 Resort (All-Inclusive)   |   Casuarina Road | P.O. Box 68, Malindi, Kenya
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Ranked #6 of 25 hotels in Malindi
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Nairobi, Kenya
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Stayed here for 2 nights over the Madaraka holidays and men I was thoroughly impressed. It's a nice and quiet place to relax and have a good time, whether alone or in a group. The food was very fresh and fantastically cooked! Loved the bitings provided throughout the day. I swear I grew fatter in those two days :-) Rooms... More

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Mechelen
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4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We orginally booked the Sandies next door but as it is low season we were re-booked (free of charge) to the DOA. We personnaly enjoy the quite but were afraid it would be too quite... We'll it was surely quite but we enjoyed every second of it. I would defintely recommend this hotel and certainly in low season. Still 36°C,... More

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Bath, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
15 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

We didn't originally book this hotel. Three times after the Foreign Office warnings about Mombassa (where we were supposed to go) we reject this place as a viable option as an alternative. When we finally had to accept it, and based on what we really wanted and had booked, we did so with some trepiadtion. One of the conditions that... More

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Port Gentil, Gabon
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014 via mobile

This place is very nice. From the arrival, the staff was very friendly and we felt really welcomed. We decided to upgrade to a suite S3 which was really worth the additional money. The room and the separate lounge are extensive and the direct access to the restaurant, swimming pool and beach is really good when you have a little... More

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Nairobi, Kenya
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

The hotel was a pleasant surprise. Access to the beach for a walk was a plus for us. The wireless wifi in some areas was also welcome. The rooms were very spacious and clean - with numerous towel changes.The staff were hospitable, accomodating and professional. The only thing was a request for increase or more variety in the breakfast menu... More

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Windsor, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

Amazing experience, so beautiful and so welcoming. The hotel was so relaxing and nothing was to much trouble for anyone. The staff were attentive without being over powering. The rooms were clean and there was a lot of space. We meet some lovely people whilst we were at the hotel which added to the holiday being enjoyable. The spa was... More

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Nairobi, Kenya
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

A hotel with a difference. The ambiance is great, staff extremely helpful even with stuff about Malindi. Just to mention a few –, Rachel – Reception, David – Room Steward, Moses at the bar always had a welcoming smile. Raphael (He is special the guy is fluent in German, Italian just to mention a few). He has a very warm... More

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london
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

Excellent hotel. Very minimal in terms of facilities however that suited us fine. Rooms were awesome and extremely spacious. No fault with the rooms at all. The staff were very very good with one exception (see below). We are vegetarian and the waiters all took great care in ensuring that we were always well fed. The Reservations Manager, Dixon, in... More

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Wakefield, United Kingdom
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

We are on our last but one day here at DOA, having read all the reviews before we came I can only agree with all the positives. The staff are this hotels best asset - every single one has been helpful and nothing is too much. The food is excellent, if you are expecting a twelve page menu then think... More

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Newbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

What a fantastic place! My wife and I spent a week here after a week's safari and got just what we were after - rest and relaxation, great food, fantastic service and comfortable surroundings. The amanities can't be beaten. Rooms are great - all suites with two day beds in the spacious foyer area where one can lay and cool... More

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Address: Casuarina Road | P.O. Box 68, Malindi, Kenya
Location: Kenya > Coast Province > Malindi
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4 star — Diamonds Dream of Africa 4*
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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Spa Swimming Pool
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