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    Danforth Yachting

    Cape Maclear Road | Stand CM10, Cape Maclear, Lake Malawi National Park, Malawi
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    • Excellent91%
    • Very good7%
    • Average2%
    • Poor0%
    • Terrible0%
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    “lake malawi” (41 reviews)
    “the owners” (24 reviews)
    Paid Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Beachfront
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    Family Rooms
    Bar/Lounge
    Wheelchair Access
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    Reviewed 14 October 2014

    We had been traveling hard in Zambia and Malawi when we arrived with family to this wonderful spot. Nothing was left to chance. Yes it was more expensive than many places we'd stayed but we opted to stay and extra night. All staff and the...More

    2  Thank Cwtch
    Reviewed 28 August 2014

    We stayed two nights at Danforth and that was ... too short. The staff is friendly and professionnal, the food is delicious, the place is charming and they have all the equipment to scubadive, sail, waterski, wakeboard (and even wakeskate). The perfect place to relax...More

    1  Thank Phdes
    Reviewed 22 August 2014

    Our 6 nights stay at Danforth followed 8 nights at 2 locations in South Africa Put together by Aardvark and what a great package it was. After the amazing safari experience it proved to be the perfect end to our African adventure. We were a...More

    Thank Bonnie T
    Reviewed 3 August 2014

    I stayed at Danforth with a couple of friends for 3 memorable nights. There's tons to love about the place. First and foremost, the food is truly excellent. Meal times are more or less fixed, and guests are called to the table by the clarion...More

    Thank MIchaelArchieAng
    Reviewed 1 August 2014

    After a two weeks safari tour in Zambia we've stayed for five nights in this great lodge. Beautiful setting, very nice owners and staff, good rooms and good food. A lot of activities to do: kayaking, sailing, snorkling etc. Our children enjoyed a fantastic tubing...More

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    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
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    • Breakfast included
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    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Number of rooms
    • 7
    • Location
    • Malawi >
    • Lake Malawi National Park >
    • Cape Maclear
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    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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