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    Thumbi View Lodge

    Village Road, Cape Maclear, Lake Malawi National Park 0157, Malawi
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    2017/10/08 2017/10/09
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    Overview
    • Excellent73%
    • Very good22%
    • Average4%
    • Poor1%
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    Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Beachfront
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    Pets Allowed
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    1 - 5 of 146 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    An amazing 4 night stay with wonderful food, friendly staff, great choice of drinks and refreshments and wide variety of activities. The rooms are lovely, natural and rustic, with everything working perfectly.

    Thank eimearafitzmaurice
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Excellent guesthouse right on the beach, featuring amazing sunset views. The rooms are rustic with a thatched roof. As in every other lodge they serve dinner, but you can also try some of the local restaurants. The overall hospitality was a bit lukewarm. The included...More

    Thank Ανδρόμαχος Δ
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    The lodge is situated on the beach front and the pool deck is an ideal place for sundowners while viewing the setting sun engulfing the lake in a kaleidoscope of warm amber colours. The lodge offers a plethora of activities with snorkeling and kayaking being...More

    Thank Rory d
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    We stayed at the Thumbi view lodge for five days. We were two couples travelling together and had a wonderful stay. Noleen, the owner, made us feel at home and gave us numerous tips about Malawi. She and her husband have been very helpful (they...More

    Thank mariannebellefleur
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    If you like beautiful lakes and crystal clear water then reserve your stay at Thumbi View Lodge. The prices are reasonable and you will enjoy both the beauty and the peace in Cape MaClear in the Southern heart of Lake Malawi National Park. The hosts...More

    Thank HASWELL LYTON K... B
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Breakfast included
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$14 - US$25 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 17
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    • Location
    • Malawi >
    • Lake Malawi National Park >
    • Cape Maclear
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    Traveller (107)
    Pool & Beach (18)
    Room & Suite (16)
    Dining (6)
    Hotel & Grounds (83)
    Bathroom (1)
    Family and Play Areas (1)
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    MandyBruckner
    20 July 2017|
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    Response from Travelfirst1 | Property representative |
    Hello. Yes there are steps everywhere. Not hundreds but at least 3 to all rooms, restaurant as well as the bar. Transfers are 130$ one way and en-suite rooms are 55$ with breakfast included. Please email me should you... More
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    SabrinaCanada
    25 December 2016|
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    Response from Travelfirst1 | Property representative |
    Hi. Yes you can easily. We do have space, do you have our email address? Let me know if you want a room or dorm. Thank you
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    lusich
    16 December 2016|
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    Response from Travelfirst1 | Property representative |
    Hello. Yes we have space.
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    Room Tips
    "Do not book the rooms in the back, outside the compound with no views or hot water."
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    "After a humanitarian project in the rural areas around Malawi this could be the best place to wind down and..."
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    "Economy rooms in the back are 30 USD cheaper for a similar room"
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    "Lake view rooms"
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