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    Gecko Lounge

    | Chembe Villgae, Cape Maclear, Lake Malawi National Park, Malawi
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    29/10/2017 30/10/2017
    Lowest price we found
    USD 30*
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    Traveller (82)
    Pool & Beach (13)
    Room & Suite (10)
    • Excellent34%
    • Very good44%
    • Average15%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible2%
    Travellers talk about
    “pizza” (30 reviews)
    “great food” (7 reviews)
    “place to stay” (6 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Room Service
    Wheelchair Access
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    29 Oct.30 Oct.
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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      USD 30
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    Reviews (86)
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    21 - 25 of 80 reviews

    Reviewed 29 May 2016

    We stopped here for a lunch and were pleasantly surprised. The place is very nice. It is located in the middle of the village and has a direct access to a beautiful beach. We ordered a local fish which was excellent.

    Thank Korbindall
    Reviewed 19 April 2016 via mobile

    The pizza is great here and everyone is so friendly. You sit on a deck overlooking the lake. Great place to chill and drink for a day out. Really impressive and I will definitely be back on my next visit.

    1  Thank Dave1135
    Reviewed 23 March 2016

    I spent five nights here in the dorm by myself. Whilst a little more expensive than other places, the dorm is separated into mini rooms of two or three beds, so you have privacy. The restaurant is amazing, the catfish always freshly caught and well...More

    Thank Gill_loui171
    Response from Stephen W, Owner at Gecko LoungeResponded 29 March 2016

    It is great to know that those travelling alone feel safe with us. We do try hard to ensure that people are left alone if they want to be alone. Thank you for your comments.

    Reviewed 23 February 2016

    Great food, great music, great environment and directly on the beach. Even people not staying at the lodge itself are drawn for the above. We met lots of fellow travellers from around the world and were able to organise trips. Loved it.

    Thank RachelUK123
    Reviewed 3 February 2016

    Our family (2 adults and 2 small kids) stayed here for several weeks, as my husband has family in the area who we were spending time with. We chose one of the self-catering chalets. We found a small fridge, toaster, kettle and a decent selection...More

    Thank Mishelle P
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    Certificate of Excellence
    • Top amenities
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Price range
    • USD 21 - USD 114 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 5
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    • Location
    • Malawi >
    • Lake Malawi National Park >
    • Cape Maclear
    • Also Known As
    • Gecko Lounge Cape Maclear, Malawi
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    Traveller (82)
    Pool & Beach (13)
    Room & Suite (10)
    Dining (8)
    Hotel & Grounds (56)
    108 reviews
    5.05 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Kuti Wildlife Reserve
    45 reviews
    62.74 km away
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    Questions & Answers
    16 December 2016|
    Response from Stephen W | Property representative |
    I am sorry but we are fully booked at this time.
    16 December 2016|
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    Response from Stephen W | Property representative |
    I am very sorry but we are fully booked at the time you have asked for. In fact 7 rooms is more than 50% of our room total!

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