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    Pumulani

    Monkey Bay, Lake Malawi National Park 10101, Malawi
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    Overview
    • Excellent80%
    • Very good13%
    • Average4%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible2%
    Travellers talk about
    “lake malawi” (24 reviews)
    “robin pope” (7 reviews)
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
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    Bar/Lounge
    Laundry Service
    Private Balcony
    4.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 24 November 2015

    I really don't know where to start! This is one of the best experiences of my life. From the moment we were met at the airport until we left nothing could be too much trouble. The lodge is in a stunning location built into a...More

    1  Thank 55howard
    Reviewed 15 November 2015 via mobile

    Pros : Lady was very welcoming so as the chef Excellent scenery Cons : Food was not good at all although the staff and management trying their best in terms of customer service.. especially the lady.. keep that up... Room one bed was comfortable but...More

    Thank Naeem G
    Response from RPS_MW, Owner at PumulaniResponded 3 December 2015

    Dear Naeem G, First of all thank you for your feedback! We always appreciate when guests send feedback through whichever forum. We note that you stayed with us for one night. We are disappointed that you did not inform us of your concerns while you...More

    Reviewed 7 November 2015

    This was our first stop on our first trip to Malawi and we couldn't have set the bar higher. We wanted a brief change-up before continuing our safari vacation and chose Lake Malawi as the place to relax and try some fresh water snorkeling. As...More

    Thank thom2154
    Reviewed 10 October 2015

    pumulani - what can we say - down on the shores of lake Malawi - another fantastic robin pope lodge. Having done Mkulumadzi lodge first and now this - a haven of peace and tranquillity. Beautiful weather, fantastic rooms, georgeous food, lovely relaxation and the...More

    Thank jackiehw
    Reviewed 21 September 2015

    We had a fantastic stay after a week safari in Zambia. Exceptional views from the deck, room was gigantic and also had a great view. The private beach was great and we practically had the beach to ourselves. August was a great month to visit...More

    Thank Guy P
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 10
    • Location
    • Malawi >
    • Lake Malawi National Park
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    • Pumulani Hotel Lake Malawi National Park
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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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    "The family room is down on the beach which is handy for going to the beach but quite far (and many many..."
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    "Every room is unique with fabulous views"
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