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Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
2.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 16 November 2018 via mobile

The staff is very friendly, especially the chef, who prepared a great vegan dinner for us. The owners of the lodge are a very friendly South African and an Argentine. They were very helpful from the moment we arrived until we left. We were in...More

Date of stay: November 2018
1  Thank oscarTtT
Reviewed 13 October 2018

We have never stayed at Barefoot Lodge but recently we worked with Barefoot Safaris to plan a guided tour in South Africa. We were extremely satisfied. Barefoot Safaris planned the itinerary, booked accomodations and provided our guide. Our guide made the wildlife and history of...More

Date of stay: September 2018
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Reviewed 22 May 2017

We stayed here for 3 nights and it was good to be back again as we always stay here whenever we are in Malawi. When we arrived we noticed that our shocks were broken and so we asked one of the manager to help and...More

Date of stay: May 2017
Thank Anna B
Reviewed 14 May 2017

We used the lodge for overnight camping, The staff was friendly and helpful in fixing the electricity supply to our caravan. The facilities were old but clean. The manager's guidance for the rest of our were accurate and of great value. The garden is kept...More

Date of stay: May 2017
Thank Gert H
Reviewed 21 February 2017

These people are thieves. The lodge itself is really standard no security and the top chalets are disgusting. If your idea is having mosquitos roam freely and old dodgy bathrooms with cold water only then this is the place for you. For the price your...More

Date of stay: January 2017
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Response from Danthebanjoman, Guest Relations Manager at Barefoot LodgeResponded 5 May 2017

Dear Customer Unfortunately the picture you present in this review is not accurate nor does it reflect the many other customers who were very happy with their Barefoot experience. There are unfortunately a very small percentage of clients that will simply never be happy no...More

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Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Hotel class
Number of rooms
5
Location
Malawi > Central Region > Lilongwe
Hotel class
Number of rooms
5
Location
Malawi > Central Region > Lilongwe
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Room Tips
"For campers, it is nice and quiet"
annabR2000XK
22 May 2017
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"All the same"
721nirvana
22 Mar 2014
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"The lodge offers camping too which was a popular option when we were there. The lodges are very similar and..."
SimonALeicester
27 Dec 2013
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"Just drive on"
geoffH562
31 Oct 2011
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