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Kaya Mawa

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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 20 June 2016

Michelle and Richard enhance what is already a magical place. The food is superb. We were already talking about breakfast at dinner. No shoes, kayaks before breakfast, a different lakeside dinner table each evening and hot coffee brought to our beach hut every morning. Ideal for families or honeymooners who want to really get away from it all. A special...

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Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

Great destination on Malawis biggest island. Great views on Lake Malawi. Great accomodation although quite pricey. One has to prebook to access the place its typically private. The best way to get to the island is through private jets from Kamuzu International Airport in Lilongwe. Boat ferries from Nkhatabay are available but not reliable. Kaya Mawa offers great cusines and...

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Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 14 June 2016 via mobile

We have just had 3 nights with Michelle and Rich at Kaya Mawa and could not speak more highly of the place. We had a wonderful cottage perched on rocks away from everyone which was marvellous. Nothing was too much trouble and we were lucky as the resort was quiet so we almost had the place to ourselves. Thank you...

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Reviewed 26 April 2016

We visited charming Kaya Mawa during an epic Pan African air safari, flying from Kenya to Namibia and back. The Island is great and the location of Kaya Mawa simply perfect. Everything in this cozy lodge is charming: the hospitality, the decor, the architecture, the blending of the buildings in their surrounding Nature. Great array of water activities and splendid...

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Cambridge
Reviewed 19 April 2016

Well Kaya Mawa has a lot to live up to -- just check the list of its many awards! We are pleased to say that the hype is justified. Romantic, luxurious, beautiful, incredibly well-designed, all of these things are true. We were lucky enough to have one of the chalets with own jetty which we absolutely adored, the details are...

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Reviewed 31 March 2016 via mobile

This place is paradise! It has a very relaxing environment and atmosphere. If given a chance to stay permanently I would jump for it. I had my birthday on this paradise and is the best birthday ever. The staff are very friendly and helpful it was home away from home. The food was good, thanks to Richie the chef, only...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 February 2016

This is a truly excellent place to stay and a huge number of other reviews tell the same story. The location is great, the food is great and Michelle's team is great... You can more or less eat at any time suitable to you. How many other places offer this? As a recreational pilot, we were on a tour of...

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Baden
Reviewed 24 January 2016 via mobile

Second stay there. Wonderful chalet, very friendly and helpful staff, good variety of activities either on land or lake, delicious food, good variety of drinks. Very friendly and peaceful and simply beautiful place to stay! We'll be back 😎

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Kansas City, Missouri
Reviewed 22 January 2016

We visited Kaya Mawa for 5 nights in June 2015 after nearly a month on safari in the Zambian bush. I felt like I had been transported to another world. Pure, unpretentious luxury and service. Our chalet was the fabulous Ngani house, removed from the rest of the accomodations on it's own stretch of beach. My husband & I felt...

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Nungwi, Tanzania
Reviewed 12 December 2015

Kaya Mawa was absolutely amazing. We had the beautiful honeymoon suite, with our own private pool, and view that can't be beat! The room was amazing, spacious and nicely decorated. The restaurant was great and the food amazing. So delicious. In the evening we had a romantic dinner on the beach, under the stars, with a three course meal. The...

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  • Breakfast included
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Additional Information about Kaya Mawa

Address: P.O. Box 79, Likoma Island, Malawi
Region: Malawi > Northern Region > Likoma Island
Price Range: RM3,025 - RM3,512 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Kaya Mawa 3.5*
Number of rooms: 7
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“All rooms are totally different, difficult to recommend one”
IsabelleS142, 15 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All of the rooms are individual in size, views and décor, but all look delightful”
nette08, 29 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Each room is individually designed so check their website out to ensure you get what suits you best. Nkwhazi was our room and fabulous.”
Tenaj01, 28 Oct 2016 | Read review
“All gorgeous”
EmmaHedges, 4 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Each room is a separate building. Check them on the website first as some have lots of steps”
Jasperpoo, 26 Jul 2016 | Read review
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