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    Danforth Yachting

    Cape Maclear Road | Stand CM10, Cape Maclear, Lake Malawi National Park, Malawi
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    May 7
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Traveller (161)
    Pool & Beach (33)
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    Overview

    • Excellent90%
    • Very good7%
    • Average2%
    • Poor0%
    • Terrible0%
    Travellers talk about
    “water sports” (22 reviews)
    “sunset cruise” (21 reviews)
    “lake malawi” (40 reviews)
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
    Beachfront
    Restaurant
    Bar/Lounge
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    Thumbi View Lodge
    131 reviews
    #2 of 19 Speciality lodging in Cape Maclear
     
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    118 reviews
    #3 of 19 Speciality lodging in Cape Maclear
     
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    34 reviews
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    74 reviews
    #1 of 3 B&Bs / Inns in Cape Maclear
     
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    6 - 10 of 148 reviews

    Reviewed 12 July 2016

    We have just spent our second weekend at Danforth. It is a beautiful location on Lake Malawi. You could easily just sit with a book and look at the view all day. The hotel is small and intimate, and the hosts take a very hands...More

    1  Thank Lesley S
    Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

    We spent four nights in Danforth but wished we had stayed longer. A closed area with direct beach access and a beautiful view on Lake Malawi, Danforth breathes peacefulness. The rooms are spacious, clean and vey comfortable. The food is inventive, varied, of high standard...More

    Thank Guillaume900
    Reviewed 29 May 2016

    We spent 3 wonderful days at Danforth. As we arrived we were greeted by Michelle and Howard and from that moment felt we were part of the family. The rooms were charming, clean and welcoming. The location unbelievable, right on the shores of the lake,...More

    Thank mickylehner
    Reviewed 9 May 2016

    Danforth Yachting is by far the best place I have visited in Malawi! Stayed here for a night with sisters and we had an amazing time. The service and passion of the owners and staff is impeccable - we had a warm welcome and felt...More

    Thank Lesandra2013
    Reviewed 13 April 2016

    What more can be said about this perfect place? Everything is taken care of even before you can start thinking about it, perfectly equipped for any watersports, perfectly organised from sunrise to well after Sunset (especially the Sunset cruise on the catamaran), the perfect "seaman's...More

    Thank Olivier H
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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Breakfast included
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Room types
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 7
    • Location
    • Malawi >
    • Lake Malawi National Park >
    • Cape Maclear
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    Traveller (161)
    Pool & Beach (33)
    Room & Suite (10)
    Dining (5)
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    SueTown1664
    Hi, I am staying here in November and just wondering, although our accommodation is already paid for, can we pay for extras with visa credit card or is it best to bring cash and if so which currency is best? Also, are towels for swimming and bathroom supplied?! Thanks Sue
    7 October 2014|
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    Response from LoisJoan | Reviewed this property |
    Extras can be put on your Visa Card, small demoninations of USD are usful when travelling in Malawi and all towels provided. Have a lovely holiday.
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    "All rooms have similar view towards the lake so no need to worry."
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    "All rooms are probably much the same"
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    "only 8 rooms to choose from all with the same views ( i believe there was a family room also)"
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    "All the rooms open onto a lake view."
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