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Reviewed 28 October 2016

The Sun n' Sand is basically a glorified mosquito breeding ground, with bizarre and disturbing statues and inedible food. My room and the facilities in generally were pretty dirty. The towels smelled like strange smoke, the bed smelled like sweat and body odor (not mine!), and there were mosquitos everywhere, in every room, of every building, at all times. I...

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Thank Claire S
Blantyre, Malawi
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

When your in Malawi or your visiting Malawi have a time to enjoy the atmosphere and breeze of lake Malawi water ,My friend take me for surprise and we had sweet time nice welcome ,rooms clean nice big swimming pool,we had time to watch traditional dances while we were taking our dinner at the beach ,it was owesome,everything was nice...

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Bolton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 August 2016

The facility was pleasent with well kept gardens and surrounding area. There were no power failures and air conditioning and hot water was always available. We stayed in a self catering apartment, every room was en suite and its own fridge and entrance. The pool was large and kept the children occupied. The kitchen was not that well equipped and...

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Thank faizaravat
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 August 2016

It's more like an amusement park then a holiday resort, disappointed, they wouldn't accept major credit cards as payment. The food was awful and expensive for what it is. The staff were nice enough but didn't know anything, not impressed at all. Stayed and eaten at better lodges for less money.

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Thank hi1052
Lilongwe, Malawi
Reviewed 27 February 2016

This is habitable but mediocrity reigns. The service standards are extremely low. Don't take anything for granted. Most of the staff are clueless. They don't seem to know much about customer service. The brochures may have information that might not be correct. It is a habitable place, situated in a beautiful area but the facility is largely mediocre. The service...

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1Thank Ezra Edward D
Dehradun, India
Reviewed 24 February 2016

Had lunch at this place. Right next to the beach. Beautiful place. Food is not very expensive. The menu had good amount of vegetarian options also, so if you are a vegetarian you dont have to worry. Dont know about the rooms.

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1Thank PradWestside
Narre Warren, Australia
Reviewed 13 February 2016

We stayed here for 3 days, and I wish we had stayed for more. It is expensive (much more so than any other place we stayed at) but I felt it was well worth the money. The rooms are spotlessly clean, well appointed, and everything works....which doesn't always happen in other places. The information folder in our room boasts that...

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Thank Mishelle P
Harare, Zimbabwe
Reviewed 14 December 2015

Definitely a very good place for kids. and very nicely done new VIP suits, Only the lake here is not very clean. and food not so great. The Manager is very good if you have any issues just talk to her she is very friendly and is there till late.

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1Thank ARMukati
Reviewed 13 December 2015

Honestly, Sun'n'Sand's just sucks. I've had to stay here multiple times for work. To start with its one of the weirdest places ever. It's such an expansive resort but none of it is ever open and the beach is terrible. You can't swim in the water there and the sand sucks. I also DO NOT like the head chef. He...

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4Thank Kimberly S
Blantyre, Malawi
Reviewed 14 October 2015 via mobile

The place with the best views of the lake, enjoyed the sunrise view. Big beach area for sporting activities. I enjoyed morning and evening jogging. The food however, was not that rich in choices. I thought I would eat the best Chambo but was not that appealing.

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  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Spa
About the property
  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service

Additional Information about Sun n Sand Holiday Resort

Address: P.O. Box 333, Mangochi, Malawi
Region: Malawi > Southern Region > Mangochi
Number of rooms: 125
Also Known As:
Sun n Sand Holiday Resort Malawi/Mangochi
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“Don't go at all.”
 of 5 bubbles A7668MPclaires, 28 Oct 2016 | Read review
“My best tip is to not stay here, or at the very least get a room away from the stupid peacocks.”
 of 5 bubbles kimberlys554, 13 Dec 2015 | Read review
“Avoid at all cost.”
 of 5 bubbles sadson, 11 Aug 2015 | Read review
“beautiful sunrise”
 of 5 bubbles 499eliasn, 4 Aug 2014 | Read review
“VIP suits and rooms facing lake is awesome.”
 of 5 bubbles bits85, 12 Feb 2014 | Read review
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