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    Norman Carr Cottage

    Southern Lake Shore, Cape Maclear, Lake Malawi National Park, Malawi
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    Overview
    • Excellent84%
    • Very good13%
    • Average3%
    • Poor0%
    • Terrible0%
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    “boat trips” (13 reviews)
    “monkey bay” (14 reviews)
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    Breakfast included
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 114 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    A good place to relax, but the sundowner is not very special, and during the snorkling, we have not seen many fish. The restaurant has a view on the lake. A good thing is that you are not disturbed during the day by guys selling...More

    Thank mwgraaf1960
    Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

    Wow...what an amazing journey us 7 girls from Durban have had at Norman Carr cottages! Fantastic accommodation, food and staff. Back up from Taffy and staff on our paddle expedition was amazing...not to mention all the snorkel and booze cruise boat trips. This has been...More

    Thank Polly F
    Reviewed 17 September 2017

    Just the best place on earth to relax, awesome hospitality and food to die for. Service is on tap and there isn't anything that is too much trouble. Highly recommended for personal service, wonderful sunset cruises and flowing wine! Cherry South Africa

    Thank cherrybomb1232017
    Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

    Such a beautiful place - lovely beach and lake view but no hassle and complete relaxation. All staff amazing and really flexible with our children (5 & 8). Sunset and snorkelling cruises were great. Food plentiful and very tasty. Large and very clean rooms with...More

    Thank Morgi_1
    Reviewed 1 September 2017

    We stayed here from 27th july until 1st august with a group of 8 persons. We were all very happy to be in this beautiful and relaxing lodge with it's wonderful view on the lake from the dining area and enjoyed the marvelous sunsets. The...More

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    121 reviews
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    Gecko Lounge
    87 reviews
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    Sunbird Nkopola Lodge
    72 reviews
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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Pool
    • Beachfront
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
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    • Pool
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    • Bar/Lounge
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    • 5
    • Location
    • Malawi >
    • Lake Malawi National Park >
    • Cape Maclear
    • Also Known As
    • Norman Carr Cottage Hotel Cape Maclear ,
    • Norman Carr Cottage Cape Maclear, Malawi
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    Traveller (112)
    Pool & Beach (32)
    Room & Suite (18)
    Dining (11)
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    mumbick
    9 October 2016|
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    Response from Jamesholden | Reviewed this property |
    There is no half board. Room, all meals [and coffee] as well as two trips or cruises on the lake are included daily. The owner, Taffy, will discuss prices with you, just email and talk to him, he is an amiable guy. I hope... More
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    gibbylou
    12 January 2016|
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    Response from Taffy H |
    Hi, that will be 3 and a half hours drive.
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    Luke Y
    9 August 2014|
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    Response from reluctanttraveller47 | Reviewed this property |
    No real answer to that as there is such a huge range of different accommodation types. If you are thinking of the excellent Norman Carr remember standard prices include full board; also that it is several miles from Cape... More
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