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Kaya Mawa

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Reviewed 18 July 2017

Very interesting an unusual place lies in Likoma Island and Malawi bathes by Lake Niassa a world of limpissima fresh water and large area,With varieties of rare fish house on my lake has a good restoration and Spa is only seen in person.

1  Thank Carlito W
Reviewed 4 July 2017

With a perfect match of local people and all the luxury you would expect from a top notch place in, let's say, the Caribbean. But hey, this is Africa! This is even Malawi! You are helping the locals with your visit. Everything is friendly, classy...More

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Reviewed 17 June 2017

WOW!! Such a beautiful island paradise in every way - stunning accommodation in very private, large 'rooms', built into and out of the rocks, with astounding views of Lake Malawi. Fabulous manager, Michelle and talented chef, Rich - every meal was a delicious delight! Dining...More

2  Thank Maz and Rich L
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

My husband and I and our two teenage children spent an incredible week at Kaya Mawa after three days safari in Southern Zambia and fell in love with this beautiful island and its people. Getting to the island involves an hours flight from Lilongwe in...More

1  Thank Julia S
Reviewed 20 April 2017

We couldn't have dreamt of a better place to end our holidays, Kaya Mawa offered us an amazing two nights. It is impossible to describe how beautiful everything is, rooms, common areas, beach beds... The place is stunning and the team is amazing, Michelle is...More

1  Thank Cloé A
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Room Service
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Beachfront
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Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
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US$524 - US$704 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$524 - US$704 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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pebbles61
4 June 2017|
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Response from nette08 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Are you specifically requesting a room? They are all quite different, in all aspects other than they are all fantastic and on the most beautiful resort Msekwa - I didn't actually get to see, I think it is one of the... More
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974felixn
26 May 2017|
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Response from Julia S | Reviewed this property |
Hi there - apologies for late reply, have only seen your message now. Unfortunately not, the island is in the middle of the Lake, so can only be accessed by the Ilaria Ferry (an overnight trip) or by small Cessna plane (an... More
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tillie1001
9 March 2017|
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Response from nette08 | Reviewed this property |
Hi There are not too many options for accommodation, we stayed at Kawa Mawa, on the edge of the lake, it is beautiful and certainly recommended
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