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    Diamond Island Resort & Penguin Show

    69 Tasman Hwy, Bicheno, Tasmania 7215, Australia
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    1 - 5 of 342 reviews

    Reviewed 2 days ago

    Travelling from the Bay of Fires to Hobart, our only reason for staying in Bicheno for the night was to experience the local penguins. I made a last minute booking directly with the "resort" over the phone and was told that the property was ideally...More

    Thank 880pennyw
    Reviewed 6 days ago

    We booked through the Launceston Information Centre (fabulous people at the centre - especially Dorothy) and paid for 1 night and printed confirmation from the Centre. Called Wendy of Diamond Island the following day just for final confirmation only to find she had cancelled the...More

    Thank 805janine
    Response from firecertifier, Owner at Diamond Island Resort & Penguin ShowResponded 4 days ago

    What a shame this woman has decided to have a go at me personally. She is mistaken and was very rude on the phone but I put that down to perhaps a miscommunication. The booking was made early one weekend day for the next over...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    A friend and I took a break from Christmas preparations and went on an overnight road trip from Hobart to the East Coast last Saturday. We chose Bicheno as our destination somewhat arbitrarily (there are so many places to go on the East Coast) and...More

    Thank Helen B
    Response from firecertifier, Owner at Diamond Island Resort & Penguin ShowResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thankyou so much Helen, it is so fulfilling to us to have insight from guests who actually get the Resort. Yes, we have worried a lot about the little bus tour from Bicheno upsetting our guests on our property but we originally thought it was...More

    Reviewed December 6, 2017

    Had such a lovely time there for long weekend with my husband Very relaxing and beautifully furnished townhouse style accommodation. Chef served an amazing seafood platter. Penguins everywhere and a private beach make this place special. It is in a unique secluded area. We enjoyed...More

    Thank Jeanette K
    Response from firecertifier, Owner at Diamond Island Resort & Penguin ShowResponded December 8, 2017

    Thank you so much, it helps us a lot to hear such good feedback. You were in our exclusive beach front villa 27 which I think is uncomparable in Tassie. Being a split rated resort 1, luxury and 2, family causes such discussion which harms...More

    Reviewed November 28, 2017

    This was the best place for a romantic getaway with my partner! There were Penguins running through our feet whilst on the Resort's private Penguin Tour. Will recommend to all of our friends, especially the couples.

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    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Outdoor pool
    • Price range
    • $208 - $430 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Smoking rooms available ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 26
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    • Australia >
    • Tasmania >
    • Bicheno
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    • Diamond Island Resort & Penguin Show Bicheno, Tasmania
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    Joerg Jockel B
    June 13, 2017|
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    Response from Wendy W | Property representative |
    Jamie is answering this, the above people are only a very small minority of our guests, and all have a wonderful time, We own the place ( not managers), mostly the above people wanted some free benefits and/or cash or else... More
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    "Front apartments great closest to beach and penguins."
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    "Do not waste your money - especially if you are needing disability facilities."
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    "look before you leap"
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    "Our beach view room was just as described"
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