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Cape Town
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Reviewed 15 May 2016

We stayed in 2010- absolutely stunning place! In the heart of Houtbay, it's so peaceful you don't even know that you are near some shops! The room are spacious and very neat and the bathroom huge. we just love staying there for a weekend will recommend Malaika Lodge to my friends.

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 6 April 2013

we booked a two night stay with our 6 and 9 year olddaughters, despite the weather being poor and rainy we were made to feel very welcome and it was an excellent base to explore the cape town area. we had a fab township tour with Camissa tours and enjoyed coming back to the home comforts which Malaika Lodge offered... More 

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Spijkenisse, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 20 August 2012

The lodge in Houtbay, in a nice quiet street,isverygood situated if you want to stay for a few days around Cape town and do not want to live in the city. The whole peninsula can be discovered in a couple of days, all the highlights are within easy driving distance. The lodge is clean , good breakfast, easy going host... More 

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Reviewed 1 December 2011

I had a very pleasant stay in Malaika lodge. The rooms are beautiful, just as the swimmingpool, the garden and the views. It is situated conveniently for daytrips to Cape Town as well as its surroundings. Marc is an excellent host. I will always remember his hospitality.

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Trondheim, Norway
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Reviewed 18 May 2011

Two wonderful weeks: Me and my husbond stayed at the Malaika Lodge Easter 2011. It was perfect! From the first day to the last, we felt very welcome. Astrid and Marc are the most wonderful people, and they are very friendly and helpful hosts. Together with nice staff, Malaika Lodge have beautiful big rooms, large beds, and the bathrooms.......marvellous! Malaika... More 

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Stavanger
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Reviewed 5 February 2011

Me and my sister wanted to take our families to South-Africa for a month in our maternity leave,and just great luck over the Internet lead us to this remarkable place in Hout Bay. Words can not describe how we feel for this place and these people, Astrid and Marc. First of all: lovely house, with beautiful rooms, big beds and... More 

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Wedemark, Germany
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Reviewed 26 December 2010

Our stay at Malaika Lodge has been incredible, we cannot praise it highly enough. The rooms are comfortable and spotlessly clean (we've been in the Garden Cottage). Most of all what made our stay here stand out from all the other places we have visited during our time in South Africa were our hosts Marc and Astrid they went to... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
2 reviews
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Reviewed 15 November 2010

Stayed at the Malaika Lodge for the second time in two years last week. I came back for the perect and personal service by owner Marc, elaborate breakfast, large and comfy beds and lovely modern bathroom, all set in a perfect outdoors location near quit beaches, table mountain, good bars and restaurants and lots of nature. With less than 30min... More 

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Thank 188590Paul
Amsterdam
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8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 11 March 2010

We had a very good time at Malaika Lodge and Mark and Adtrid where perfect hosts. The room was great (specially the bathroom) and our bed was super, it was big!!! Mark and Astrid gave us a welcome feeling and if we needed anything, they advised or helped us. The photo's we saw before we went didn't look so nice,... More 

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Thank AmsterdamKarin
Scotland
2 reviews
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Reviewed 5 March 2010

My husband and I have just returned from a weeks stay at this lodge. We had a fabulous time, we stayed in the Princess suite which has the most beautiful bathroom I have ever seen. Marc the host was very friendly and welcoming, he became my husbands beer buddy for the week. I have never stayed anywhere on holiday where... More 

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Malaika Lodge

Address: 8 Karakal Road, Hout Bay 7806, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Hout Bay
Hotel Class:4 star — Malaika Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 5
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“two rooms in the house and two in the garden next to the pool.”
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