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Diamonds Dream of Africa

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Welwyn, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 April 2011

We had one night here in transit, booked by internet. The room was beautiful, delicately arranged bouganvillea flowers everywehere including the loo! Our "junior suite" was a suite indeed, balcony/lounger; big room, sitting area,. bathroom, jacuzzi. The only disappointment was the volume of water in the shower - perhaps due to the end of the dry season. All main drinks...

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Edegem, Belgium
Reviewed 27 February 2011

In the first place we booked the hotel Malindi Beach because we wanted to see the staff again. When we arrived we find out that Mozes, Timothy, Josephat, Mary and many others moved to the Dream of Africa. Thanks to Madam Daniela, the resort manager who made it possible to move in to this wonderful hotel. The rooms are nice,...

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Hull, England
Reviewed 24 October 2010

Having just returned from the most fantastic holiday I feel the need to share the experience. My husband and I have been returning to this hotel for many years, and just when you think it could not get any better, the magic goes on and on. From the moment we arrived the management Bruno and Daniela, and their wonderful staff...

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West Sussex, England
Reviewed 31 August 2010

We booked Dream of Africa as it was just about the smallest hotel we could find offered by our tour operator on the Kenyan coast and seemed to fit our requirements - beach, good food and service, high standard of accommodation and peace and tranquility. We would endorse all the positive comments made by other reviewers - in particular the...

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Bishop Auckland
Reviewed 1 November 2009

The staff at the dream of africa couldnt do enough for you. during our recent stay we wanted to arrange a special night for our friends 60th birthday. They organised a table in our courtyard with a special meal and Timothy and mahindi served us for the night . All the staff were friendly from edward on the beach who...

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Pelsall
Reviewed 20 October 2009

Having previously visited Kenya on Safari, we were thoroughly looking forward to our holiday on the Kenyan coast. We chose this hotel based on Tripadvisor reviews, and the fact that this was a small hotel, which we hoped would offer a more personal service. Travelling with Kuoni, we flew into Mombasa via Nairobi, and then transferred to Malindi by private...

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Gloucestershire
Reviewed 27 September 2009

On the plus side, the rooms are very spacious, no problems with the air con or water temperature when we stayed either. Food was plentiful and well presented and the staff were lovely, though it gets a bit trying when the fifth or sixth person asks if everything is all right with your meal, but I suppose its better that...

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U.S.
Reviewed 24 September 2009

What a great place. Very relaxing, and very different. The hotel managers accommodated us whenever they could, and the staff is outstanding. The wait staff manager Dolla is cool, Mary the receptionist was SUPER nice, the little Thai masseuse Aoh is great, and the tour leader Alia was outstanding. A very nice woman indeed. (this woman needs a raise) Though,...

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Renfrew
Reviewed 19 September 2009

Stayed here with my Wife for two weeks in July 2009 and had a brilliant holiday. The hotel is in a lovely setting with a nice private beach. The rooms are huge and decorated/ furnished to a excellent standard. The food on offer is also excellent for an all inclusive resort. I really don't understand the comments about flies etc....

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Hull, England
Reviewed 19 August 2009

My husband John and I have been going to Malindi now every year for the last eight years and have always stayed in a Planhotel resort. We got married there in 2001 and it holds very special and fond memories for us. Our wedding day was made so special and it was just such a fun and relaxed day. In...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Laundry Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Concierge
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Breakfast
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to a resort where the enchanting power of nature blends in with the exotic style of the Indo-Arab buildings to offer you a mesmerizing charm, which in Swahili, is called "bembeleza". Sit in the Balinese chaise lounges on your room terrace and listen to the sound of the wind rustling the palm trees, enjoy the music of the waves and let your heart dance in silence: your Dream of total relaxation has finally come true. Chose to dine on the open air terrace or inside the air conditioned restaurant, overlooking the swimming pool or at the a la carte restaurant serving a selection of seafood menus on the beach. Endowed with a centre of Thalassotherapy, a beauty centre and a gym with spectacular view on the ocean, the Dream Spa is the ideal place for the restoration and the maintenance of global prosperity ... more   less 

Additional Information about Diamonds Dream of Africa

Address: Casuarina Road | P.O. Box 68, Malindi 80200, Kenya
Region: Kenya > Coast Province > Malindi
Price Range: $223 - $535 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Diamonds Dream of Africa 5*
Number of rooms: 35
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Also Known As:
Diamonds Dream Of Africa Hotel Malindi
Dream Of Africa Malindi
Dream Of Africa Hotel
Hotel Style:
#2 Spa Hotel in Malindi
#2 Romantic Hotel in Malindi
#2 Luxury Hotel in Malindi
#3 Top resorts Hotel in Malindi
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“All rooms are somewhat the same apart from the suite perhaps?”
 of 5 bubbles crystalo351, 1 Aug 2016 | Read review
“An early morning walk on the beach is an absolute treat! Great sunrise views.”
 of 5 bubbles irenem0, 23 Jun 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are amazing - all are garden view with a huge patio.”
 of 5 bubbles njorogekui, 16 Feb 2016 | Read review
“small hotel where every room has a nice location”
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“Rooms on the ground floor with a door to the patio rather than gate are better”
 of 5 bubbles Visitor_in_Dar, 7 Jan 2016 | Read review
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