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Doogles Lodge

Wenela Bus Station, Blantyre, Malawi
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29/10/2017Check In 30/10/2017Check Out
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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  • Excellent12%
  • Very good25%
  • Average43%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible10%
15 Nov 2016
“Best option, but a few downsides”
12 Feb 2017
“The owner is awesome”
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Reviewed 13 February 2017

It's a budget lodge with dorms and a few cottages, but it is clean and attracts a nice crowd, especially the locals at night, who hang out there for drinks. The location is very convenient to getting local transportation on the main road, or to...More

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Reviewed 15 November 2016

If you come to Blantyre either as a backpacker (that wants to sleep in a dorm room) or as a tourist with some expectations (running water, electricity 24/7, ... things like that) it's the only place to go. But the prices are quite high (15$...More

1  Thank obi81
Reviewed 24 October 2016

So my first time in Malawi and experiencing all the local spots I nearly had a fit getting to Doogles through all the chaos of taxis and people. I was however pleasantly surprised once we entered the premises, looks very clean and comfortable with a...More

1  Thank Cheryl G
Reviewed 23 September 2016

I really like the staff in Doogles and it's fine as a place to stay but I think it would benefit from a bit of competition from another backpacker place. It's really really expensive for what it is. I think it cashes in on the...More

1  Thank BIoss0m
Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

I only stayed in Blantyre for one night, and it was my first night in Malawi, so it's hard to comment on value for money, but it seemed reasonable to me. I had booked a dorm room and had asked for a female dorm room,...More

1  Thank SunnyMangoMac
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  • Blantyre
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"You can never go wrong with the most pricy room ;)"
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"the double rooms are amazing"
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"I went for a spacious room as I did not want to watch TV and needed a desk to work - ask and there's a..."
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