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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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014
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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
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Nairobi, Kenya
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
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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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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7 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
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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Kosice, Slovakia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014

Beatifull hotel, almost like a dream. Now I understand the hotel's name Dream of Africa. Service was excellent, there is nothing what you can get more.During the night, there is very difficult to sleep because of generator, which is too loud. This is the problem of the room nearest of the main route. Public beach is terrible, but it is... More

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Prague, Czech Republic
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

We are currently staying at the Dream of Africa and felt compelled to write this review during our stay because we were so impressed with this resort. The resort is luxurious and deserves the 5-star rating. The food is excellent and varied. The attention to detail is surprising and well beyond our expectations. The staff definitely sets this resort apart... More

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Derby
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2014

This hotel, located on the beach, is where you can have a relaxing time and be able to chill out under the sun. The facilities provided at this, or the sister hotel next door, are varied. DOA is where you can relax while next door is more lively. It is not somewhere for children or party animals. The accommodation is... More

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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014

great service, great food, great surroundings. Bit of a trek from the airport but well worth it! rooms are huge suites and very very well equipped and comfortable. one of the best resorts I have stayed in

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2014

My husband and I went here as the relaxing part of our holiday. It was incredible. One of the best places we have ever stayed. I would recommend it to anyone that wants a quite holiday. You are able to go to the other resort which is walking distance if you want things to do in the eve, but we... More

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Wells, United Kingdom
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7 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2014 via mobile

Bit of a strange review as we have not stayed yet! We booked, but due to illness had to cancel. We wrote with proof of problems and without any quibble they refunded my deposit, even though it was chargeable. We will re-book soon!!

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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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