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    Fat Monkeys

    Cape Maclear, Lake Malawi National Park, Malawi
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    04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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      2 adults
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          Overview
          • Excellent35%
          • Very good37%
          • Average19%
          • Poor3%
          • Terrible3%
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          Thumbi View Lodge
          134 reviews
          #1 of 19 Speciality lodging in Cape Maclear
           
          Mgoza Lodge
          125 reviews
          #3 of 19 Speciality lodging in Cape Maclear
           
          Cape Maclear EcoLodge
          34 reviews
          #6 of 19 Speciality lodging in Cape Maclear
           
          The Funky Cichlid
          77 reviews
          #1 of 3 B&Bs / Inns in Cape Maclear
           
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          1 - 5 of 82 reviews

          Reviewed 1 week ago

          After travelling already for 7 days on bicycles through Malawi on the bare minimum budget, was Fat Monkeys a good stop to refuel and take stock. The place is perfectly located on the edge of the lake with an amazing long beach. There are numerous...More

          Thank OneBigAdventure2016
          Reviewed 26 March 2017

          Camped on the beach only a stones throw from the lakes edge, great spot! It's a fusion of tourism and village completely intertwined - locals going about their regular day washing, fishing, boating in the lake while tourists are canoeing, swimming and sunbathing by the...More

          Thank Haig B
          Reviewed 17 March 2017

          We had a fantastic lunch with the owners of fat monkeys who were able to tell us of their many adventures living in Malawi..Geoff is a Malawian citizen with a great sense of humour and a delight to meet. The restaurant is great and I...More

          Thank westerntraveler2013
          Reviewed 4 March 2017

          After being stuck in Lilongwe for four days waiting for my lost luggage, all I wanted to do was relax... and then, after a loooong and bumpy ride, we reached a tiny fishing village and I thought I had stepped into a time warp! I...More

          Thank Nora B
          Reviewed 10 January 2017

          The place has a perfect location, close to the beach. Staff is friendly and food is nice. Lodges are fine. Camping is small, so with a little bad luck the place is full. First day the place was overcrowded due to a full dorm and...More

          Thank Koen B
          Thumbi View Lodge
          134 reviews
          #1 of 19 Speciality lodging in Cape Maclear
           
          Mgoza Lodge
          125 reviews
          #3 of 19 Speciality lodging in Cape Maclear
           
          Cape Maclear EcoLodge
          34 reviews
          #6 of 19 Speciality lodging in Cape Maclear
           
          The Funky Cichlid
          77 reviews
          #1 of 3 B&Bs / Inns in Cape Maclear
           
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          • Top amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Beachfront
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Things to do
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
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          • Price range
          • USD 50 - USD 66 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Number of rooms
          • 27
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          • Location
          • Malawi >
          • Lake Malawi National Park >
          • Cape Maclear
          • Also Known As
          • Fat Monkeys Cape Maclear, Malawi
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          Traveller (43)
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          Room & Suite (8)
          Dining (4)
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          mutintasichali
          Looking for accommodation for 8 adults and eight children for 23rd dec to 28 dec
          16 December 2016|
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          lusich
          looking for accommodation for accommodation for ,10 adult and ,8 , children from, 23 to 28 Dec
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          fish10ds
          Does anyone have an email address for Fat Monkeys? As someone else mentioned, the booking form on their website does not work, it insists that any way I try to enter my dates that it's an invalid format, actually most of the links on the site don't work. I can't find an email address, just a phone number and I'd rather not make an international call to check availability.
          28 March 2015|
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          Room Tips
          "Stock up on cash, no ATM nearby! And you won't want to leave"
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          "Stay in the dorm rooms. They open right onto the beach. Worth every penny of the absurdly cheap 10 USD."
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          "Choose the standalone bungalows for more than just a 'room'."
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          "The dorms looked fine although we stayed on the camp site."
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