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    Gecko Lounge

    | Chembe Villgae, Cape Maclear, Lake Malawi National Park, Malawi
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          Overview
          • Excellent33%
          • Very good45%
          • Average14%
          • Poor6%
          • Terrible2%
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          “pizza” (28 reviews)
          “great food” (6 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Beachfront
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          1 - 5 of 81 reviews

          Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

          This is THE place to stay in Cape Maclear. We stayed in a 4-person chalet, which was very comfortable. The food was great, and the ambiance is fantastically laid-back. It reminded me of Ghana or the Caribbean in some ways. There is no wifi, but...More

          Thank RL_Adirondack_Woman
          Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

          Had a few meals at Gecko during our visit to Cape MacLear. Besides the really good thin based pizzas they also offer a variety of daily specials which were just as good. Friendly service (except on New Years day - probably tired from the party)...More

          Thank Mayra M
          Reviewed 30 December 2016

          We went their only for dinner, ordered veg and non veg pizza, fish and chips, chicken, all were good, pizza was really more than we expected, DJ was playing good numbers, ambiance is okay okay, overhaul quite good

          Thank SudhirTA
          Response from Stephen W, Owner at Gecko LoungeResponded 1 January 2017

          It is good to hear that our kitchen continues to please. our pizzas have always been a draw and new varieties increase their appeal. Thank you for visiting us.

          Reviewed 2 December 2016

          A good beach bar, the sort you find in Greece or Spain doing all day breakfasts, pizza, beef burgers and fish and chips. We had breakfast there on three occasions, it is the only place we found in five weeks in Malawi that could cook...More

          Thank ShropshireOldfart
          Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

          After extensive travelling though Africa this is where my friends and I finished our journey. We came to rest and reflect and did exactly that. Situated right next to Lake Malawi your guaranteed beautiful views and great swims. Authentic Malawi is also experienced with locals...More

          Thank Anzel d
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          About
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Beachfront
          • Free Parking
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Room Service
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Room Service
          • Things to do
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$77 - US$95 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Kitchenette ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms ,
          • Accessible rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 5
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          • Location
          • Malawi >
          • Lake Malawi National Park >
          • Cape Maclear
          • Also Known As
          • Gecko Lounge Malawi/Cape Maclear
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          Traveller (78)
          Pool & Beach (13)
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          Kuti Wildlife Reserve
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          62.74 km away
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          mutintasichali
          Looking for accommodation for 8 adults and eight children for 23rd dec to 28 dec
          16 December 2016|
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          Response from Stephen W | Property representative |
          I am sorry but we are fully booked at this time.
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          lusich
          we would like to book 7 rooms for 10 adults and 8 children for 24 to 28 December are there rooms
          15 December 2016|
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          Response from Stephen W | Property representative |
          I am very sorry but we are fully booked at the time you have asked for. In fact 7 rooms is more than 50% of our room total!
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          "Ask for any local food to have a good experience."
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          "We have not stayed overnight so I can't comment on that"
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          "Go for a room/dorm further away from the bar as it'll be quieter"
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          "The two chalets are the same with basic self catering. These are the best options."
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