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    Norman Carr Cottage

    Southern Lake Shore, Cape Maclear, Lake Malawi National Park, Malawi
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    27/08/2017 28/08/2017
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    • Average1%
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    Reviewed 7 July 2016

    We have just returned from Malawi after staying at Norman Carr Cottages for 3 days. It honestly was faultless. From the moment we arrived and were met by the amazingly friendly and relaxed staff. They could not do enough for us and went out of...More

    Thank Lynn T
    Reviewed 3 July 2016

    Norman Carr Cottage is a truly lovely place to spend some time on the Lake. The Chalets are tastefully decorated with much local charm but also very functional and comfortable. Ours was right on the lake--we could just step out onto the beach. Amenities are...More

    Thank Gretchen B
    Reviewed 28 June 2016

    We stayed at Norman Carr for 11 days and will recommend them for the most enjoyable, welcoming and comfortable holiday destination. Taffy and his staff were the best hosts and created a real family and homely atmostphere. The food were tasty, the staff very friendly...More

    Thank 410Why
    Reviewed 12 June 2016

    Do you want the ideal place to do nothing, then this is it. Or you could water ski, snorkel, canoe or cruise the lake and feed the fish eagles or take a sundowner cruise and watch the African sun fall from the skies as you...More

    Thank Jamesholden
    Reviewed 16 May 2016

    Superb place. Real family atmosphere. So peaceful. The history literally oozes out of the place, only enhanced by tasteful modernisation. Cuisine exceeds its already excellent reputation. Spacious private rooms, and fantastic open air garden showers.

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    • Free Parking
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    • Beachfront
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    • Breakfast included
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    • 5
    • Location
    • Malawi >
    • Lake Malawi National Park >
    • Cape Maclear
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    • Norman Carr Cottage Cape Maclear, Malawi
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    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
    12 January 2016|
    Response from Taffy H |
    Hi, that will be 3 and a half hours drive.
    Luke Y
    9 August 2014|
    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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