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Pemba Magic Lodge

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The contruction of Pemba Magic Lodge began in 1998. It started out as a campsite with a few tents and a dormitory for backpackers. Soon “The Blackfoot Bar” became a local institution and favourite hang out place for locals and tourists alike. In time the construction of the bungalows began, all individually designed by Russel, and all using as much local products as possible. Today the place has several bungalows, a large restaurant and bar. Pemba Magic Lodge was long known as “Russel’s Place or simply “The Campsite”, but since 2008 the place started using it’s original name “Pemba Magic Lodge” .
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Property amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Public Wifi
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Outdoor pool
Breakfast Available
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Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
Smoking rooms available
Refrigerator in room
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Charming
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Full view
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Pemba Airport5 km
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Reviews (49)
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All reviews pizza open air a great place to stay bar area walking distance from the beach ablution facilities lobster the food is great russel camping tent shower lockers fans fridge
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Absolutely loved this place... Big spacious grounds with swimming pool and accommodation ranges from really nice bungalows to dorms...also loved the atmosphere...good for meeting people and nice food and drinks

Date of stay: November 2018
1  Thank Alejandro T
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed 2 night at Russel’s place and would have stayed longer if possible! We really enjoyed it - everyone is very friendly and the ambiance is relaxed. The rooms are cozy and clean, the shower is great! Swimming and coming area very nice as...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Olivier F
Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

This was a great place to stay. All the staff were super friendly and smiley. We stayed in a dorm which was open air. It was so nice to be sleeping in nature (just make sure you mosquito net is closed properly!!). The ablution facilities...More

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank Joshua H
Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

Location The lodge is a little out of town, but you can easily walk there. You can also use a tuktuk or a bike if you don t feel like walking. The property is on walking distance from the beach (2 min). Property The place...More

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank Kristel D
Reviewed 16 January 2018

Terrible and very upsetting experience. I booked a chalet (so they call them!!!!!!) but it was basically just a room with private batroom in a dirty run down hostel. I booked for 4 nights but ran out of there after the first night. No phone...More

Date of stay: January 2018
Thank Katia W
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Gatogorrilla1976
7 May 2016|
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Response from Russell B | Property representative |
We do, Lidia. We have tents with 2 single matresses or one double.
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Gatogorrilla1976
7 May 2016|
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Response from Russell B | Property representative |
Hi Lidia, depending on what time you will have to be there we can give you a lift to the airport or we arrange you a taxi.
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212Andrew1958
1 March 2016|
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Response from Russell B | Property representative |
Hi Andrew! You can reach us via pembamagic (at) gmail com or call 826862730.
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Room Tips
"Bungalows are all clean and comfortable; as is the backpacker accommodation."
AndrewRHB
09 Nov 2015
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"The family bungalow was great and had two separate rooms."
684charleneg
14 Aug 2014
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"Ask for availability of a chalet for accommodation. Breakfast is not automatically included in the..."
ChristienH
11 Jul 2013
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"Don't under any circumstances sleep in the "dorm." The bus station (at least the four hours..."
thiskentuckygirl
27 Mar 2013
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PRICE RANGE
US$77 - US$129 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
MozambiqueCabo Delgado ProvincePemba
NUMBER OF ROOMS
7
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