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    Diamond Island Resort & Penguin Show

    69 Tasman Hwy, Bicheno, Tasmania 7215, Australia
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    Public Wifi
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    Reviewed 19 January 2016 via mobile

    An amazing location right on the beach. You can walk to Diamond Island at low tide. It was an amazing little island to explore. The resort has a small viewing platform and we were able to watch the Penguins come out at night after their...More

    1  Thank BunnyRabbits1907
    Reviewed 18 January 2016

    Green algae in the pool, pool deck littered with broken items, grounds littered with table tennis bats, rusted/broken totem tennis pole, sliding door in room needed 2 people to slide it open, food scraps left in fridge/microwave, towels dirty, all butter knives at breakfast had...More

    6  Thank Kerrie L
    Reviewed 15 January 2016 via mobile

    The view was about the only thing that was good about the location (see photos). The resort, however, was dirty with many spiderwebs, bugs, outdated furniture, dirty towels and bed sheets. When we arrived the windows were all open, allowing water to come into the...More

    5  Thank Lauren D
    Reviewed 15 January 2016

    Very disappointed with the accomodation, bed sheets and towels were not very clean, bathroom was grotty, overall very poor presentation for the money. Smoke detector wasn't to standard or installed in the correct location. This place needs a major overhaul and new cleaners.

    4  Thank Adelaide32
    Reviewed 14 January 2016 via mobile

    This place has amazing potential. It had a big comfortable bed but the towels and tea towels were dirty and the windows so stained with sea spray you could hardly see out of them. The table needed a good sand and polish and the kitchen...More

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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
    • USD 139 - USD 279 (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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    • Diamond Island Resort & Penguin Show Bicheno, Tasmania
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    "enjoy the location and you will never forget the views and try and book an upstairs room"
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