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    Pakachere Backpackers & Creative Centre

    Zomba, Malawi
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    11/06/2017 12/06/2017
    1 room
    • 1 room
      2 adults
      • 2 adults
        0 children
        • 0 children
          Traveller (13)
          Dining (2)
          Room & Suite (1)
          • Excellent46%
          • Very good42%
          • Average11%
          • Poor0%
          • Terrible0%
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          Free Wifi
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          Non-Smoking Rooms
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          Golf Course
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          Self-Serve Laundry
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          1 - 5 of 54 reviews

          Reviewed 5 days ago

          It is well known as a backpackers center, catering mainly to European tourists traveling around Malawi. Apart from dorms and shared rooms, Pakachere also has a couple of self contained rooms. It might be a good idea to book well in advance , since there...More

          Thank diwakar m
          Reviewed 10 March 2017

          I first came to eat dinner and ended up loving it so much that I hadn't to come back and stay a few nights. There are good Malawian and western food options. There is tenting a variety of room options. The staff is incredibly friendly...More

          Thank Lauren W
          Reviewed 10 January 2017

          The gardens at Pakachere are beautiful; we spent a lot of time in the summer huts relaxing and enjoying the coffee. Food is nice, beers are cold and staff is friendly. The rooms are basic, showers are fantastic and the place is clean. It needs...More

          1  Thank m0nkeygrrl
          Reviewed 28 December 2016

          Pakachere has a lot to offer on a small budget. The accommodation is basic, but clean and enjoyable. The gardens are lush and lovely. Food is good and varied. We have been at pakachere for an art fair once last year and camped there over...More

          Thank LauraSchuer
          Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

          The lodge is on the edge of the small town of Zomba just next to the golf course. The lodge doubles as a creative/arts centre and there were a number of creative/ artistic local and ex pat types enjoying the nice gardens when we arrived....More

          Thank LS13
          Response from Ciaran H, Manager at Pakachere Backpackers & Creative Centre

          Dear LS13, Thank you for the review. I'm so sorry to hear what happend to your car. We are going to work on this an make sure this does'nt happen again. I hope you have nice holiday in Malawi. Kind regards, Ciaran

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          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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          • Free Parking
          • Meeting Rooms
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          • Multilingual Staff
          • Self-Serve Laundry
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          • Malawi >
          • Southern Region >
          • Zomba
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          Room Tips
          "The shared dorm room has comfy beds for $10, I got a great night sleep"
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          "Big dorm has own bathroom; small dorm only 6 beds; private rooms are nice!"
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          "Ask for the smaller dorms. Private rooms are best if you want to "splurge.""
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          "The doubles are great value; did not stay in dorms but looked ok."
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