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    Cool Runnings

    Senga, Malawi
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    • Excellent53%
    • Very good33%
    • Average5%
    • Poor8%
    • Terrible1%
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    1 - 5 of 65 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Nice place to stay with excellent sun rise panorama. I love their food. You will always want to return! For those wanting to rest from the daily routine, this is the place to go to and walk on the long shared beach with other lodges...More

    Thank Elton L
    Reviewed 19 October 2017

    This is a budget lodge well placed in the idyllic scene along the Senga Bay Lodge. It is led by a very nice lady who knows the area very well and is very helpful. The rooms, food and employees are all ok, although it seems...More

    Thank Jon S
    Reviewed 30 September 2017

    If you get the opportunity, go to cool runnings. As the name implies, it's cool. Cool people, cool vibe, cool place. I stayed here for three months during summer 2017. I was volunteering for Samantha (the host) helping with 'Cool Projects'. Sam goes above and...More

    Thank Hetty G
    Reviewed 7 September 2017

    Cool Runnings is a gorgeous, intimate, little oasis on Lake Malawi. This place is really well maintained (so much so that we had a security guard enthusiastically sweeping at 3 am outside our accommodation. We did suggest to one of the senior staff members the...More

    Thank ElissaDavie
    Reviewed 28 August 2017

    Lovely setting with views of lake and nice grass. But with 6 bars and night clubs nearby you won't get much sleep before midnight then be woken by the Muslim call to prayer and the fish market at 5am. More preferable for camping is Safari...More

    Thank stroudcaro
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    • Senga
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    Room Tips
    "Glamping/Dorm are fine- something fancier book the main house for ensuite room. Do it in advance as theres..."
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    "Any of the rooms in the main house."
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    "Caravan is perfect for those looking for a unique experience, glam tent is perfect for those on a budget"
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    "Get the ones on the inland side. Sounds are great on the water side, but the bar can be a little noisy"
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