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Kaya Mawa

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Overview
  • Excellent91%
  • Very good6%
  • Average0%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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AMENITIES
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Room Service
Suites
3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's hard to put into words how beautiful Kaya Mawa is. It really is a magical place. it's pretty hard to get to, but it's worth it. It's actually more beautiful than the pictures on the website. The setting is stunning--on a cove on an...More

3  Thank Indium49
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed in a fabulous room with amazing views and lots of options of where to sit and enjoy sun or shade as the fancy took us, during five days of great weather. It was sheer indulgence to sleep in a room open to the...More

Thank Jeff E
Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

This is literally Paradise out of water!! Come here and you'll not believe you are on planet earth. This place is like you are on another planet. You can visit as family, Solo or whatever but thus place justlooks romantic. Those who'd like to have...More

3  Thank Makangano
Reviewed November 11, 2017

After reading the reviews I was excited and Kaya Mawa, Michelle and team did not disappoint. A warm welcome, telling is this is a place to stop and relax and it really was. Our room took my breath away.... Msweka - right on the water...More

3  Thank natraliam
Reviewed November 8, 2017 via mobile

This is one of the most beautiful places in Malawi. Stunning location and scenic views , beautiful rooms, delicious food and the best hospitality. All i can say is having been to the top places in Malawi I was thinking how much more better would...More

1  Thank Shezy7
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Room Service
Restaurant
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$527 - US$726 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$527 - US$726 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (238)
Room & Suite (82)
Pool & Beach (19)
Dining (18)
Family and Play Areas (4)
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pebbles61
June 4, 2017|
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Response from nette08 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Are you specifically requesting a room? They are all quite different, in all aspects other than they are all fantastic and on the most beautiful resort Msekwa - I didn't actually get to see, I think it is one of the... More
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974felixn
May 26, 2017|
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Response from Julia S | Reviewed this property |
Hi there - apologies for late reply, have only seen your message now. Unfortunately not, the island is in the middle of the Lake, so can only be accessed by the Ilaria Ferry (an overnight trip) or by small Cessna plane (an... More
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tillie1001
March 9, 2017|
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Response from nette08 | Reviewed this property |
Hi There are not too many options for accommodation, we stayed at Kawa Mawa, on the edge of the lake, it is beautiful and certainly recommended
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"All rooms were stunning."
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"It depends what you want, large and airy, small and cozy, they have it all - just ask"
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"we had a look at few rooms, all are amazing and quirky in their own right. We loved Msweka, on the..."
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"All are unique. Mainja best for families / extended groups. Far end of beach, but very private. Superbly..."
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