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    Mumbo Island

    Malawi, Cape Maclear, Lake Malawi National Park 48, Malawi
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    3/9/2017 4/9/2017
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    • Excellent86%
    • Very good13%
    • Average1%
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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 12 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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    • Restaurant
    • Beachfront
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
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    • 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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    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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