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Pemba Magic Lodge

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Avenida da marginal Nanhimbe, Pemba 3200 Mozambique
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The contruction of Pemba Magic Lodge began in 1998. It started out as a campsite with a few tents and a dormitory for backpackers. Soon “The Blackfoot Bar” became a local institution and favourite hang out place for locals and tourists alike. In time the construction of the bungalows began, all individually designed by Russel, and all using as much local products as possible. Today the place has several bungalows, a large restaurant and bar. Pemba Magic Lodge was long known as “Russel’s Place or simply “The Campsite”, but since 2008 the place started using it’s original name “Pemba Magic Lodge” .
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Property amenities
Free parking
Public wifi
Pool
Bar / lounge
Beach
Canoeing
Children's television networks
Airport transportation
Secured parking
Outdoor pool
Restaurant
Breakfast available
Breakfast in the room
Kids' meals
Special diet menus
Wine / champagne
Game room
Snorkeling
Darts
Fishing
Board games / puzzles
Car hire
Fax / photocopying
BBQ facilities
Baggage storage
Mosquito net
Outdoor furniture
Picnic area
Shared lounge / TV area
Sun loungers / beach chairs
Sun umbrellas
Laundry service
Ironing service
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Room features
Air conditioning
Housekeeping
Bottled water
Refrigerator
Room types
Family rooms
Smoking rooms available
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Languages Spoken
English, Portuguese, Swahili
NUMBER OF ROOMS
7
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The place is kind of out of town, but it is totally worth it! Juts in front of a beautiful beach, if you are seeking for a getaway, this is your place. I stayed on a shared room and loved it 100%! Slept as a baby. There is also a restaurant with very good food, at reasonable prices. Pd the owner is juts the best.
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Russel and his crew are so friendly and I always feel like I am going home when I got there. The seafood is always fresh and it has a pool, and is close to the beach. The beer is always cold! They have live music on most Friday nights and the clients are a great mix of locals, ex-pats and tourists - you will always find an interesting story here.
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Absolutely loved this place... Big spacious grounds with swimming pool and accommodation ranges from really nice bungalows to dorms...also loved the atmosphere...good for meeting people and nice food and drinks
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We stayed 2 night at Russel’s place and would have stayed longer if possible! We really enjoyed it - everyone is very friendly and the ambiance is relaxed. The rooms are cozy and clean, the shower is great! Swimming and coming area very nice as well. And the food is great, we especially appreciated the sea food platter and the lobster!
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This was a great place to stay. All the staff were super friendly and smiley. We stayed in a dorm which was open air. It was so nice to be sleeping in nature (just make sure you mosquito net is closed properly!!). The ablution facilities were clean and nice. They had everything from self catered bungalows to an area to pitch your own tent for those on a tight budget. The communal area was great and had a very relaxed feel. Russel was so helpful in organising trips to surrounding places and the food was SO good. Nice to have a reasonably priced western injection after weeks of slumming it. Highly recommended!
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PRICE RANGE
$78 - $81 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
MozambiqueCabo Delgado ProvincePemba
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Frequently Asked Questions about Pemba Magic Lodge
Which popular attractions are close to Pemba Magic Lodge?
Nearby attractions include Wimbe Beach (2.5 miles) and Moussa sacko (5.0 miles).
What are some of the property amenities at Pemba Magic Lodge?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include a pool, an on-site restaurant, and a lounge.
Which room amenities are available at Pemba Magic Lodge?
Top room amenities include air conditioning, a refrigerator, and a mosquito net.
What food & drink options are available at Pemba Magic Lodge?
Guests can enjoy an on-site restaurant, a lounge, and breakfast during their stay.
Is parking available at Pemba Magic Lodge?
Yes, free parking and secured parking are available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Pemba Magic Lodge?
Conveniently located restaurants include Club Naval, Pemba Dolphin, and Pemba Magic Lodge.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Pemba Magic Lodge?
Yes, guests have access to a pool during their stay.
Does Pemba Magic Lodge have an airport shuttle?
Yes, Pemba Magic Lodge offers an airport shuttle for guests. We recommend calling ahead to confirm details.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at Pemba Magic Lodge?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English, Portuguese, and Swahili.
Is Pemba Magic Lodge accessible?
Yes, it offers wheelchair access. For specific inquiries, we recommend calling ahead to confirm.