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    Mabuya Camp

    Livingstone Road, Lilongwe Private Bag A 54, Malawi
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    Overview
    • Excellent39%
    • Very good27%
    • Average17%
    • Poor11%
    • Terrible6%
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    Wifi
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    Restaurant
    Pets Allowed
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    1.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 204 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Overall, probably wouldn't stay here again unless it was at the last minute. It was sufficient but that was about it. No amenities were included: Have to pay for Wifi, no free breakfast, towels weren't included. It isn't designed for folks with physical disabilities. Staff...More

    Thank Chieka C
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    We stayed here twice. The first time was in one of the A frames and the second time we camped in one of their tents, both times using the shared bathroom facilities. Personally, we felt the tent was a more comfortable and value for money...More

    Thank Emma A
    Reviewed October 5, 2017 via mobile

    I lived in Malawi for over a year, and spent at least a collective month at Mabuya. If you are looking for the most popular, social backpacker hostel in town, look no further. The property, staff, and accommodation is excellent, and you’ll never leave without...More

    Thank Benjamin C
    Reviewed August 15, 2017

    In total I spent about 5 weeks on and off at Mabuya Camp, and I can honestly say it was one of the best hostels I've stayed in. Friendly personnel, clean rooms, amazing vibe, lovely food... What else do you need? The service at Mabuya...More

    Thank Astrid D
    Response from MalawiMixer, Owner at Mabuya CampResponded August 16, 2017

    Hi there, I'm so glad that you enjoyed your stay and kept coming back. It's great to have repeat customers. The managers and staff work hard to have that personal touch and it's great to have it recognised. I hope you've enjoyed the rest of...More

    Reviewed August 4, 2017 via mobile

    We stayed here three times during our stay in Malawi and camped although there are other options available. We also ate here which was fine. I would say this was quite basic in all areas but perfectly satisfactory unless you are used to luxury accommodation....More

    Thank Fabclarke
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    • 19
    • Location
    • Malawi >
    • Central Region >
    • Lilongwe
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    Room Tips
    "Dorms are right next to the bar and noisy on weekends. Dorms are best midweek if you want to sleep..."
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    "Opt for an en-suite room for $45"
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    "Camp far from the bar for a peaceful sleep."
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    "Need a good room ? Don't stay here!!"
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