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Kaya Mawa

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  • Very good6%
  • Average0%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“fresh water”(15 reviews)
“our honeymoon”(12 reviews)
“lake malawi”(38 reviews)
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Airport Transportation
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3.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 12 November 2017

After reading the reviews I was excited and Kaya Mawa, Michelle and team did not disappoint. A warm welcome, telling is this is a place to stop and relax and it really was. Our room took my breath away.... Msweka - right on the water...More

1  Thank natraliam
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

This is one of the most beautiful places in Malawi. Stunning location and scenic views , beautiful rooms, delicious food and the best hospitality. All i can say is having been to the top places in Malawi I was thinking how much more better would...More

1  Thank Shezy7
Reviewed 4 November 2017

i know i had a tremendous villa. definately too big for a single person but pleasurable it was for the most part. there is no AC here and during the hot season it is needed. service was excellent. food was excellent as well. michelle is...More

1  Thank Semelg
Reviewed 16 October 2017

We stopped here for 3 nights after traveling Namibia for 10 days. It was a lovely way to wind down from our hectic trip. Michelle and Sara are delightful hosts and want nothing more than to make your stay peaceful and relaxed. We were able...More

Thank 692janetp
Reviewed 5 October 2017

We were celebrating a 20th wedding anniversary with a return trip to South Luangwa where the proposal was originally made. The itinerary also called for a contrasting chapter, so a beach holiday with a difference was in order. And so it was with Likoma Island...More

6  Thank scottfoster2017
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Amenities
Top amenities
Room Service
Restaurant
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$523 - US$716 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$523 - US$716 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (237)
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Dining (18)
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pebbles61
4 June 2017|
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Response from nette08 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Are you specifically requesting a room? They are all quite different, in all aspects other than they are all fantastic and on the most beautiful resort Msekwa - I didn't actually get to see, I think it is one of the... More
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974felixn
26 May 2017|
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Response from Julia S | Reviewed this property |
Hi there - apologies for late reply, have only seen your message now. Unfortunately not, the island is in the middle of the Lake, so can only be accessed by the Ilaria Ferry (an overnight trip) or by small Cessna plane (an... More
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tillie1001
9 March 2017|
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Response from nette08 | Reviewed this property |
Hi There are not too many options for accommodation, we stayed at Kawa Mawa, on the edge of the lake, it is beautiful and certainly recommended
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"we had a look at few rooms, all are amazing and quirky in their own right. We loved Msweka, on the..."
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"All are unique. Mainja best for families / extended groups. Far end of beach, but very private. Superbly..."
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"Khuyu was comfortably close to all amenities but still totally self contained."
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"All rooms are crazy but on my of the lake is the best for me."
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