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    Diamond Island Resort & Penguin Show

    69 Tasman Hwy, Bicheno, Tasmania 7215, Australia
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    Overview
    • Excellent23%
    • Very good22%
    • Average14%
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    • Terrible26%
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    Public Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
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    Reviewed 25 January 2016 via mobile

    The location of this place is great and as a tourist you cannot imagine anything better. We stayed in a cottage which was at the end of the row, right on the beach with clear views of diamond island and beaches. Also, watched penguins at...More

    1  Thank Garima G
    Reviewed 25 January 2016

    A Christmas present from my parter, arriving at the front of the building and looking out over Diamond island, I was excited for what our weekend was to bring. Arrived around 1:30 to be told check in was at 2pm. We went for a walk...More

    3  Thank Ben S
    Reviewed 24 January 2016

    The location of the "resort" is brilliant - but that is it! We turned up at 1.30 (granted a little early) to find a note stating reception does not open until 2pm which is when check-in starts. So we came back just after 2pm -...More

    7  Thank TeeEmmBee
    Reviewed 23 January 2016

    The Diamond Island Resort is on the beach on the outskirts of Bicheno on Tasmaina's each coast, and right next to the penguin rookeries. So the location has a lot going for it in terms of narural beauty and the opportunity to see some penguins...More

    2  Thank paul888856
    Reviewed 22 January 2016 via mobile

    Loved it. Accommodation was over average. Best bit about the stay was the beach and the Penguins. The beach was magnificent for swimming even in the freezing weather. Penguin spotting was just amazing as well. Just a great stay!!! It was topped off with the...More

    Thank Oliver B
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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Microwave
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$163 - US$380 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Smoking rooms available ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 26
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    • Australia >
    • Tasmania >
    • Bicheno
    • Also Known As
    • Diamond Island Hotel Bicheno ,
    • Diamond Island Bicheno
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    "Do not waste your money - especially if you are needing disability facilities."
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