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    Gecko Lounge

    | Chembe Villgae, Cape Maclear, Lake Malawi National Park, Malawi
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    • Excellent33%
    • Very good44%
    • Average16%
    • Poor5%
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    “pizza” (32 reviews)
    “great food” (7 reviews)
    “place to stay” (6 reviews)
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    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    We visited Gecko Lounge twice for lunch on our recent trip to Lake Malawi. The Pizza’s and fish Goujons were both great although the wait was very long despite the restaurant not being busy at all. The view from the lounge was beautiful and was...More

    Thank MrsJones2016
    Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

    Decided on the spur of the moment to have a 1 night stay at Cape Maclear. Chalets at Gecko are reasonably priced and spacious. The lodge sits in what feels like the heart of the village, making it easy to explore other bars and activities....More

    Thank Madame_Trey
    Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

    We didn’t stay here we just walked in for a lunch. We had two really good pizzas that we had on the front deck over looking lake Malawi. If you don’t stay here you can still go have a god lunch with nice view and...More

    Thank Leonpotgieter
    Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

    Great lunch of chamber and chips. Friendly professional service and good quality food. Well worth a visit. Recommended. The view of the lake and the island were spectacular And the. Setting extremely comfortable.

    Thank William G
    Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

    Had a lovely stay here. Cape Maclear is a nice little spot for a weekend if anyone is staying in Malawi. Manager is a very nice and helpful man who was very accommodating. Would recommend sunset boat tour.

    Thank irishpaulmcvey
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    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Room Service
    • Free Internet
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    • Bar/Lounge
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    • US$20 - US$112 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette ,
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    • Number of rooms
    • 5
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    • Cape Maclear
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    16 December 2016|
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    Room Tips
    "Ask for any local food to have a good experience."
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    "We have not stayed overnight so I can't comment on that"
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    "Go for a room/dorm further away from the bar as it'll be quieter"
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    "The two chalets are the same with basic self catering. These are the best options."
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