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    Mango Drift

    Mango Drift Beach, Likoma Island, Malawi
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    09/07/2017 10/07/2017
    1 room
    • 1 room
      2 adults
      • 2 adults
        0 children
        • 0 children
          Traveller (61)
          Room & Suite (21)
          Pool & Beach (9)
          • Excellent66%
          • Very good26%
          • Average5%
          • Poor3%
          • Terrible0%
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          Breakfast Available
          Non-Smoking Rooms
          Airport Transportation
          Family Rooms
          Multilingual Staff
          Laundry Service
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          1 - 5 of 76 reviews

          Reviewed 4 weeks ago

          Mango Drift is absolute paradise. Waking up there every morning and stepping out from the room onto the beautiful secluded beach was something special. There are comfy hammocks and sun loungers along the beach to laze the day away in, or there's the super comfy,...More

          Thank Katie C
          Response from Mango D, Manager at Mango DriftResponded 2 weeks ago

          Hi Katie, Thank you so much for your wonderful review. I am so happy you enjoyed our little bit of Malawian paradise, Likoma Island is a very special little spot and the staff here at Mango work very hard to make our guests stays unforgettable,...More

          Reviewed 3 May 2017

          cabins on the beach looking out on the most beautiful sunsets around the lake. Went snorkeling and sun downers in the lake. Staff is very friendly and the food is nice. all and all; a great backpackers location!

          Thank Sophie V
          Response from Mango D, Manager at Mango DriftResponded 18 May 2017

          Thank you very much Sophie for the lovely review. We always aim to give all our visitors the best possible experience. All of us here at Mango Drift hope to see you again soon. Kindest regards Geoff

          Reviewed 13 February 2017

          Everything about Mango Drift was wonderful. The beach huts were spotless, the beds comfortable and we loved joining other guests for delicious food under the stars in he evening. We spent our best hours nestled into the comfy boat-sofas in the bar, reading books, and...More

          Thank Potterini
          Response from Mango D, Manager at Mango DriftResponded 8 March 2017

          It is wonderful to hear you enjoyed your stay here with us at Mango Drift, we always aim to make our guests feel at home and as comfortable as possible. Thank you for your lovely review and we hope to see you again in the...More

          Reviewed 13 February 2017

          I was there for about one week, and enjoyed the place immensely. There were only myself and a couple there, so we had the run of the place. It was nice when they set up the dinner table on the beach for a candlelight dinner....More

          Thank dpr8
          Response from Mango D, Manager at Mango DriftResponded 8 March 2017

          Thank you for taking the time to write a review. I am very glad you enjoyed your time here at Mango and our beach dinners, there's something special about eating dinner under the stars with the sound of the water lapping on the shore. We...More

          Reviewed 6 February 2017

          We had the pleasure to stay in Mango Drift over new years. It is a very idyllic location that offers tranquility and peace of mind. The staff is helpful and accommodating. The prices are not that discouraging, when you look at what you get. Boats...More

          1  Thank Jon S
          Response from Mango D, Manager at Mango DriftResponded 8 March 2017

          I must first apologise about the problems related to unruly guests. I can assure you that this is something that does not happen regularly, in actual fact this is the first time something like this has happened in years if ever before and hopefully will...More

          • Top amenities
          • Beachfront
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Airport Transportation
          • Laundry Service
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Breakfast Available
          • Things to do
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Room types
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 8
          • Location
          • Malawi >
          • Northern Region >
          • Likoma Island
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          Traveller (61)
          Room & Suite (21)
          Pool & Beach (9)
          Dining (6)
          Hotel & Grounds (46)
          Family and Play Areas (2)
          Bathroom (1)
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          "The beach cottages are well worth the few extra dollars."
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          "Beach chalets have amazing views"
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          "All the beachfront chalets were basic - cozy, clean and with a good view. No luxury, but that's not why..."
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          "If you're with a family the ensuites are great."
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