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Gecko Lounge

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  • Excellent32%
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  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“pizza”(33 reviews)
“place to stay”(6 reviews)
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Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Had a few meals at Gecko during our visit to Cape MacLear. Besides the really good thin based pizzas they also offer a variety of daily specials which were just as good. Friendly service (except on New Years day - probably tired from the party)...More

Thank Mayra M
Reviewed 30 December 2016

We went their only for dinner, ordered veg and non veg pizza, fish and chips, chicken, all were good, pizza was really more than we expected, DJ was playing good numbers, ambiance is okay okay, overhaul quite good

Thank SudhirTA
Response from Stephen W, Owner at Gecko LoungeResponded 1 January 2017

It is good to hear that our kitchen continues to please. our pizzas have always been a draw and new varieties increase their appeal. Thank you for visiting us.

Reviewed 3 December 2016

A good beach bar, the sort you find in Greece or Spain doing all day breakfasts, pizza, beef burgers and fish and chips. We had breakfast there on three occasions, it is the only place we found in five weeks in Malawi that could cook...More

Thank ShropshireOldfart
Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

After extensive travelling though Africa this is where my friends and I finished our journey. We came to rest and reflect and did exactly that. Situated right next to Lake Malawi your guaranteed beautiful views and great swims. Authentic Malawi is also experienced with locals...More

Thank Anzel d
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

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Beachfront
Free Parking
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Bar/Lounge
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Free Internet
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Price range
US$110 - US$113 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Family Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Price range
US$110 - US$113 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Family Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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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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