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Njaya Lodge

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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good28%
  • Average22%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“easter weekend”(2 reviews)
“fond memories”(2 reviews)
“very nice place”(2 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
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3.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 30 October 2015 via mobile

Was here in 2007, we stayed in one of the bandas on our private beach. That was awesome! We did a lot of swimming in the lake. Lot of locals walked by for a talk, nice. We watched the sunrise above Lake Nyasa. There are...More

Thank Ferry B
Reviewed 10 September 2015

We stayed at Njaya Lodge for two nights. The rooms were basic, but OK. We were just above the beach and the evening and night time (during full moon) views were wonderful. The food is adequate but no more than that - and don't be...More

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Reviewed 27 August 2015 via mobile

A brief stop over on the way to another destination, the views from the lodge are amazing and it's a nice walk down to the lake. The staff were friendly and helpful. However the beds were not comfortable and the food was not very good....More

1  Thank Alice H
Reviewed 9 August 2015

I hate to only give an average review to the Njaya Lodge. The property is beautiful, the amenities (including the bar and restaurant) are great, and the staff was kind and helpful. What is not fun is the fact that ants infiltrated the room I...More

1  Thank LB90026
Response from paulnorrish43, Owner at Njaya LodgeResponded 10 August 2015

dear LB90026 Oh dear what a shame that's so awful. I am so sorry that you had a problem with Ants, how annoying! I wonder if you could let me know which chalet you stayed in? During the dry season we can have issues with...More

Reviewed 26 July 2015 via mobile

Rooms are quite basic, and a little overpriced compared to other places nearby. Staff is really friendly, specially Dixon is a really nice guy. Food is ok, but they say they have the best burgers... My burger was so overcooked, it was like eating a...More

1  Thank jakobk761
Response from paulnorrish43, Owner at Njaya LodgeResponded 30 July 2015

Hi Jakob, thanks for the review, sorry that you thought the rooms were a bit basic? But you are right we are a little more expensive than the other places in Nkhata Bay, but I think we gave you a 15% discount didn't we? Really...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Beachfront
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Breakfast Available
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$ 55 - US$ 60 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Details
Price range
US$ 55 - US$ 60 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
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Room & Suite (31)
Dining (20)
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"Cottage 4 is perfect for families with 2 double rooms and a shared bathroom. Best view in the house!"
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"no wifi in rooms"
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"chalets were breathtaking"
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"for me, the beach house was perfect - amazing views to wake up to."
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