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Safari Beach Lodge

Senga Bay Forest Reserve | Shore of Lake Malawi, Salima, Malawi
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02/07/2017 03/07/2017
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    2 adults
    • 2 adults
      0 children
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        • Excellent26%
        • Very good37%
        • Average17%
        • Poor11%
        • Terrible9%
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        “lake malawi” (13 reviews)
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        Free Parking
        Breakfast included
        Beachfront
        Pool
        Restaurant
        Bar/Lounge
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        1 - 5 of 94 reviews

        Reviewed 17 April 2017

        After the price we paid we expected something better. The room was clean, gardens nice etc. The beach was overgrown preventing us to swim at this beach. Nearly everything was extra. No drinking water provided. All water had to be bought at the bar. (Suggest...More

        Thank Josua d
        Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

        Beautiful location in a calm bay! I have been traveling in Malawi for som time now and this place is something special! I loved the hidden bar between the rocks overlooking the sunset and lake Malawi. Dinner was exceptionally good, and the staff very friendly!...More

        Thank Felicia D
        Reviewed 16 March 2017

        Ok, the view got us to stay, on theedge of Lake Malawi a few meters up with a good view on the lake (through the trees, ofc) from the terrace and also from the balcony of our Banda. Apart from that, well, Breakfast was rather...More

        Thank lomamyrsky
        Response from Wim W, General Manager at Safari Beach LodgeResponded 28 March 2017

        Dear Lomamyrsky, I am happy you liked our setting, the monkeys, the views and our garden. We are doing our very best to keep everything up to standard. Thank you for your feedback. Best regards, Wim Werrelman, General Manager

        Reviewed 15 March 2017

        Completly overpriced and in need of maintenance. Mattresses are a disaster. Power was off most of the time although generator on site. No wifi. Nice views of the lake and food is also good, but prices at $125 for a chalet is ridiculous. Compared to...More

        Thank Evitschka
        Response from Wim W, General Manager at Safari Beach LodgeResponded 16 March 2017

        Dear Evitschka, I am sorry to hear that you did not have the experience you would have liked with us. I do think your wording is a little harsh... Some of your remarks were true at the moment of your visit but have been resolved...More

        Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

        It was not a good experience! My first room had no hot water & my second room had no water at all. It was raining & I got soaking wet going to the bathroom as the roof leaked. I got covered in bites, it was...More

        Thank Catherine8
        Response from Wim W, General Manager at Safari Beach LodgeResponded 20 February 2017

        Dear Catherine8, I am very sorry to hear that you had such a disappointing experience. The problems you mention our NOT the normal situation in our lodge. We explained the situation and apologised to you and gave you a 20% discount for your discomfort. You...More

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        • Top amenities
        • Pool
        • Beachfront
        • Free Parking
        • Restaurant
        • Bar/Lounge
        • Breakfast included
        • Hotel Amenities
        • Free Parking
        • Breakfast included
        • Things to do
        • Pool
        • Restaurant
        • Bar/Lounge
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        • Price range
        • US$108 - US$135 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
        • Number of rooms
        • 19
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        • Location
        • Malawi >
        • Central Region >
        • Salima
        • Also Known As
        • Safari Beach Hotel Salima
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        "Make sure you ask for Aircon rooms"
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        "Rooms 3 & 4 are nice"
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        "Rooms 6 and 9 had excellent views."
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        "go with a chalet, it is really worth it. ask for a chalet higher up as I flet the view was better."
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