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Kaya Mawa

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Reviewed 8 December 2014

Unfortunately I tend to write very few reviews but occassionally you find somewhere so special that it would be impossible not to do so and Kaya Mawa is one of those places. It is hard to choose from the list of superlatives that come to...More

5  Thank m0b1
Reviewed 6 December 2014

We spent 3 wonderful nights at Kaya Mawa in November. We loved everything about it. Our room was beautiful and really well designed. The attention to detail is quite something. Staff could not be more helpful. Food is outstanding and you could choose to eat...More

5  Thank DJC1010
Reviewed 27 November 2014

This is an outstanding resort on paradise island. The manager Michelle makes everything happen without fuss and anticipates every wish of her guests. The chef Richard with his lady assistants consistently produce delicious contemporary meals. The waiters and other staff are friendly and more charming...More

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Reviewed 13 November 2014

Everything from the flight to the room to the meals was absolutely perfect. The chalet was breathtaking, the swimming in the ocean at sunset magical and the food was to die for. I highly recommend coming here. The staff are so attentive to your every...More

1  Thank Jonathan G
Reviewed 16 October 2014

My wife and I stayed at Kaya Mawa for 5 nights after visiting the Victoria Falls and a Safari. This was for a bit of beach chilling after a hectic few days before. Wow what a place! It really is a truly wonderful and unique...More

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US$ 523 - US$ 727 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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pebbles61
4 June 2017|
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Response from nette08 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Are you specifically requesting a room? They are all quite different, in all aspects other than they are all fantastic and on the most beautiful resort Msekwa - I didn't actually get to see, I think it is one of the... More
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974felixn
26 May 2017|
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Response from Julia S | Reviewed this property |
Hi there - apologies for late reply, have only seen your message now. Unfortunately not, the island is in the middle of the Lake, so can only be accessed by the Ilaria Ferry (an overnight trip) or by small Cessna plane (an... More
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tillie1001
9 March 2017|
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Response from nette08 | Reviewed this property |
Hi There are not too many options for accommodation, we stayed at Kawa Mawa, on the edge of the lake, it is beautiful and certainly recommended
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