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    Mumbo Island

    Malawi, Cape Maclear, Lake Malawi National Park 48, Malawi
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    09/07/2017 10/07/2017
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      2 adults
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          Traveller (221)
          Room & Suite (61)
          Pool & Beach (30)
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          Overview
          • Excellent87%
          • Very good12%
          • Average1%
          • Poor0%
          • Terrible0%
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          Breakfast included
          Beachfront
          Restaurant
          Bar/Lounge
          Paid Wifi
          Free Parking
          Pool
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          Thumbi View Lodge
          139 reviews
          #1 of 19 Speciality lodging in Cape Maclear
           
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          Reviewed 15 October 2015

          Mumbo Island is a place in Lake Malawi not to be missed. It is worthed every dollar you pay, because what you pay include accomodation, all the meals, snorkeling and kayak in a pristine location. It is a truly romantic place, with the luxury tents...More

          1  Thank Raquel_Leandro
          Reviewed 13 October 2015 via mobile

          This is a must if you are heading to Cape Maclear. It is a beautiful location, with comfortable tented accommodation structures (all with mosi nets/protection included). Snorkelling is amazing on the island. Staff were incredibly friendly, helpful and attentive. (We took some alcohol on our...More

          3  Thank Lynsey P
          Reviewed 6 October 2015

          Are you tired of the usual kind of holiday resort and keen on snorkeling? Then Mumbo Island (Kayak Africa) in the middle of Lake Malawi is the place to go. It is a cast-away island which can accommodates only 14 people and is therefore far...More

          3  Thank Peet V
          Reviewed 27 September 2015 via mobile

          Perfect way to end our holiday...on Mumbo Island. It has a bit of a Robinson Crusoe feel about it, but with the luxury of nice beds, attentive staff attending to all your needs. Delicious meals are served in the island kitchen with desert twice a...More

          1  Thank Mariette S
          Reviewed 12 September 2015

          Mumbo is just great. Don't worry about the eco stuff - it's fine. The bucket shower works well - it's surprising how much it holds. And guys there's enough hot water with your morning tea or coffee to shave with if you wish to! The...More

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          • Beachfront
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Breakfast included
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          • US$19 - US$20 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Number of rooms
          • 6
          • Location
          • Malawi >
          • Lake Malawi National Park >
          • Cape Maclear
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          Kuti Wildlife Reserve
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          46.89 km away
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          Amanda C
          I'm looking at extending a stay in Blantyre to head with some friends to Mumbo Island for 4 days / 3 nights. I was wondering about pricing options and how we get there from Blantyre along with costings. So far, there's about 5 of us interested in going from 20-23 November. Also, cost of diving whilst there.
          8 August 2016|
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          Response from Tracey B | Property representative |
          Hi Amanda I'm afraid TripAdvisor does not allow me to give our contact details here, but find them on Kayak Africa's website. Our booking ladies should get back to you within a day with prices and any information you... More
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          Philip P
          Considering going in January for my honeymoon. January is said to be in the rainy season. Does it rain constantly for a week/weeks? Or is it short but hard thunderstorms? Will I still have okay weather days during this time. Around 10 Jan.
          15 June 2016|
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          Response from Tracey B | Property representative |
          Hi Phillip It depends when in January you will be travelling. We actually close the fully-catered option on Mumbo halfway through January as it really can rain! Early January is fine though - up until about the 10th. Mumbo... More
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