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Star Of The East

Budget Standard Luxury Campsite Permanent Campsite Lodge Hotel

Fast Facts

  • 7 one room villas
  • 2 one bedroom villas with Jacuzzi and 2 two bedroom villas with Jacuzzi
  • 24 hour butler service
  • Packing and unpacking of luggage
  • King size bed
  • Air conditioning
  • Entertainment console
  • In room safe box
  • Private bar
  • In room dining
  • Walk in closet
  • Spacious bathroom with indoor and outdoor walk in shower
  • Restaurant
  • Bar
  • Diving centre
  • Sports centre
  • Spa
  • Boutique
  • Laundry with 24 hour pressing service

General Information

A magnificent private sanctuary of eleven exclusive villas with their own plunge pool and a tastefully furnished terrace, a covered Makuti patio and a large tropical garden to enjoy exclusive privacy and supreme views over the Indian Ocean and the famous Zanzibar sunset.

The villas are named after eleven of the most precious gems in the world to match the modern and contemporary African style architecture. Personal butler service, a private beach and unmatched all-inclusive services accommodate the most discerning traveler with ultimate comfort, privacy and luxury.

Literally everything and anything you could dream of is catered for at the very highest level of all-inclusive services including access to all facilities, restaurants and bars of La Gemma dell’Est. The villas reflect a modern contemporary and African style. They are designed to offer guests an experience of penultimate luxury and privacy. Each villa comes with a private plunge pool and Jacuzzi, an extra large and fully furnished terrace with a covered and open area, and a large private tropical garden to enjoy the un-matched views over the sea and the famous Zanzibar sunset.


Located at Nungwi on the north western tip of Zanzibar it is a 50 km distance from the Zanzibar International Airport and a 55 minute drive from Stone Town.