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    Gecko Lounge

    | Chembe Villgae, Cape Maclear, Lake Malawi National Park, Malawi
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    • Excellent34%
    • Very good45%
    • Average14%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible2%
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    “pizza” (30 reviews)
    “great food” (7 reviews)
    “place to stay” (6 reviews)
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    11 - 15 of 81 reviews

    Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

    Good place, stayed in their beach tents. Very comfortable, located few feet from lake. When staying in Cape Mclear you can rough it out or pay a little more and stay at mid range place. I have seen a few places here and the mid...More

    Thank liketravelling2016
    Reviewed 30 October 2016

    This is a place where you can have great food and some privacy, to avoid the hordes of local sellers bothering you full time. This is a very touristic place, so don't expect to have a glimpse of any local culture, apart from the restaurant...More

    Thank Felipecampbell
    Reviewed 21 October 2016

    On our Trip through Malawi we stayed at Gecko Lounge for a couple of nights. A Basic room with clean shower and toilet, and even a Moskito net is all you really need for a good rest in Malawi. For dinner you can find a...More

    Thank 786silvi
    Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

    Gecko lounge is situated right on the lake shore. It has a beautiful deck where you can enjoy sundowners and meals. Everyone raves about the pizzas but to be honest, they are average, the location makes them seem better. The full English breakfast was good...More

    Thank PaulT21762
    Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

    A lovely place for one or more nights over, or just to have lunch or dinner or even a drink on the bar. Set right on the main street of Chembe and facing, of course, beautiful Lake Malawi, this is what you'd look for after...More

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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$17 - US$30 (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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    mutintasichali
    16 December 2016|
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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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