Located within its own private sanctuary on Zanzibar’s Nungwi Beach, Diamonds Star of the East is a collection of 11 private luxury villas with a difference. Offering incredible views out over the glittering Indian Ocean and the famous Zanzibar sunsets, the resort boasts not only the stunning self-contained villas but also a private beach, open-air gym and a spa. Each villa is named after a precious gemstone, combined both modern and African influences to create a design which is comfortable and traditional. At Diamonds Star of the East, you can enjoy your very own private corner of this wonderful African island, with tranquillity and relaxation awaiting you.
To help your stay run more smoothly, beds and cots are available for children, and babysitting can also be arranged. Children will love making sandcastles at the beach and splashing around in the pool/
Zanzibar is now regarded as one of the world’s best diving destinations, with the coast opening out onto clear blue waters and colourful coral reefs, home to a variety of marine life. At Diamonds Star of the East, you can enjoy a once in a lifetime experience diving in the Indian Ocean, as well as enjoying a number of other water sports. Try your hand at a number of great activities including sailing, canoeing, windsurfing, water-skiing, wakeboarding, underwater fishing and banana boating. For those seeking a more relaxing break, you can really pamper yourself and indulge at the Mvua African Rain Spa, which uses a number of natural ingredients and traditional methods across a variety of treatments. Treat yourself to massages, facials, rituals, scrubs and more.
Diamonds Star of the East all-inclusive service offers three delicious meals a day at the on-site restaurant, while snacks, canapes, drinks and cocktails can be enjoyed from morning through to dusk. Each villa also has its own mini-bar which is restocked daily, and room service is available should you wish to eat in the comfort of your villa. Offering an international a la carte menu, the Ocean Blue Restaurant is located on-site and overlooks the Indian Ocean. Meanwhile, the Tiara Lounge Bar is much more laid-back and is perfect for enjoying a selection of snacks and canapes, alongside a wide range of local and international drinks and cocktails. Guests are also welcome to use the bars and restaurants at the nearby Diamonds La Gemma dell'Est Resort.