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    Mumbo Island

    Malawi, Cape Maclear, Lake Malawi National Park 48, Malawi
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    11 - 15 of 130 reviews

    Reviewed 11 February 2017

    I stayed in Mumbo Island with 4 friends. It was a one night trip which looking back was far too short to spend on this amazing Island. Our welcome to Mumbo Island started before we got on the boat. We sat and had drinks while...More

    Thank kelwalsh14
    Reviewed 30 January 2017

    Myself and my wife stayed at Mumbo island for a week in November 2016. The stay at Mumbo was the highlight of our entire trip. We were collected at their operations office in Cape Maclear and was ferried over lake Malawi by boat to Mumbo,...More

    Thank johantaniab
    Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

    This is a truly amazing place, pure luxury in its simplicity. We loved the nature (extremely beautiful surroundings), the design of the tents (so tasteful and comfortable), the snorkelling (sweet, crystal clear waters with stunning cichlids), the peace (only a few tents permits only a...More

    1  Thank AErasmie
    Reviewed 2 December 2016

    What an idyllic place to spend a couple of days. There is not much to do other than snorkel, dive or kayak round the island, we stayed two full days and thoroughly enjoyed it! A third would have been fine but after that it might...More

    1  Thank ShropshireOldfart
    Reviewed 1 December 2016

    Lovely and peaceful. Beware if you're in tent one and the wind picks up, you feel as if the whole tent is going to take off. Toko and Mateus were good fun and we had a good few games of bawo. Food is excellent, breakfast...More

    1  Thank Banburybaby1
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    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Beachfront
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Price range
    • US$ 19 - US$ 20 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
    • Location
    • Malawi >
    • Lake Malawi National Park >
    • Cape Maclear
    • Also Known As
    • Mumbo Island Malawi/Cape Maclear
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    Family and Play Areas (1)
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    27 June 2017|
    Response from Tracey B | Property representative |
    Hi Please email our booking office for all rates, bookings and helpful travel advice. Contact details on our website: Kayak Africa. Enjoy your stay!
    Amanda C
    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
    Philip P
    14 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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    "Family tents are spacious and the couple chalets all have a great view - Chalet 5 is apparently the most..."
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    "The second lodge facing Thumbe Island is built on its own rock and offers stunning views."
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