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Pumulani

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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good13%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“sunset cruise”(8 reviews)
“lake malawi”(25 reviews)
“national park”(7 reviews)
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
4.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 12 January 2018

A fabulous experience with service second to none and a very child-friendly environment (ages 4 to 8). Delicious meals served in very atmospheric surroundings. We absolutely loved our two snorkelling trips and we got to see fish of every colour in the rainbow. This is...More

1  Thank Michael F
Reviewed 10 January 2018 via mobile

Pumulani is at best a 3* lodge - i have given jt one star for the beautiful rooms that are spacious, air conditioned with great bed BUT THAT IS IT - everything else is totally mediocre and forgettable! There were several things that were really...More

1  Thank Karen M
Reviewed 30 December 2017

This lovely lodge is scattered up a hillside by beautiful Lake Malawi. The main bar/restaurant is at the top and the rooms are between it and the beach below. (There is also a beach bar and meals are sometimes served on the beach too.) Don't...More

Thank perdita947
Reviewed 27 December 2017

Went there on a post Honeymoon, accommodation itself was very nice, the staff friendly and helpful. Food was very poor, especially as it was Christmas and you expect something for such occasion, but the food was thrown together from the cheapest ingredients and the selection...More

Thank RedRoadRunner22
Response from GabriellaRPS, Manager at PumulaniResponded 11 January 2018

Dear RedRoadRunner22 Thank you for your feedback. We are lucky to have great staff and thank you for complimenting our accommodation. We are sorry to hear that you did not enjoy the food during your stay. Our menu is a set menu and great thought...More

Reviewed 30 November 2017

Pumulani lives up to the meaning of it's name - rest. It is a beautiful place.The scenery is absolutely breathtaking!!!! Amazing accommodation and a wide selection of great food . The extremely polite and considerate staff are always available to help you . I had...More

Thank Luonde C
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Pool
Restaurant
Beachfront
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Room Service
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Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Room Service
Breakfast Available
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Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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Response from Annepaull | Reviewed this property |
No September. No flying ants. Water warm. Especially in the bath with a view of the lake.
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"INCREDIBLE views from all the rooms...fit for a King! Aircon and fans to keep you cool."
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"not recommended"
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"Ask for the honeymoon chalet at the top that faces the lake"
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"Can avoid a lot of stairs if you stay at Villa #5"
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