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    Mango Drift

    Mango Drift Beach, Likoma Island, Malawi
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    Room & Suite (21)
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    Overview
    • Excellent66%
    • Very good25%
    • Average6%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible0%
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    Breakfast Available
    Beachfront
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Family Rooms
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    11 - 15 of 72 reviews

    Reviewed 16 August 2016

    Placed on an idyllic beach, Mango Drift is located on the ideal location to enjoy the lake view with your feet in the water and your face in the sun. However, as we were happy to finally arrive after a long (13 hour) boat-trip from...More

    Thank Bob v
    Response from Mango D, Manager at Mango DriftResponded 28 August 2016

    Hi guys I'm sorry to hear of your "disappointing" experience, we are always trying our best to make mango drift a great place to visit and stay on Likoma island. As you have seen with the very long ferry, it is not easy to get...More

    Reviewed 9 July 2016

    Mango Drift accommodation may well be ideally set on one of the nicest beaches on the island. They may also have those pretty and atmospheric chalets and staying in those must be nice. But Mango Drift doesn't in my opinion provide a good value for...More

    1  Thank GoranWembley
    Response from Mango D, Manager at Mango DriftResponded 20 July 2016

    Dear Goran Thank you for visiting us at mango drift and for your review. As the new managers here, it is always good to get some customer feedback to improve our services at our lodge. Sorry to hear about the mosquitoes, that's why we have...More

    Reviewed 5 June 2016

    Having stayed at a profuse amount of backpackers and hostels in Southern Africa, this one is quite simply the best. Excellent value for money (cheaper than RSA and Mozam), beautifully decorated and appointed rooms (think bougainvillea flower petals sprinkled on sparkling white linen beds), kind...More

    Thank WalkieTalkieKatie
    Response from Mango D, Manager at Mango DriftResponded 20 July 2016

    Dear Katie Thank you for excellent review on mango drift- We are always happy to receive such great guests like you. We do hope you come to visit again in the future All the best

    Reviewed 1 January 2016

    I spent 4 days at Mango Drift with a friend in December and had an amazing stay. We stayed in a beach chalet which was so pretty, very clean and opened out onto the beach. If you are looking for unspolied nature and peace and...More

    Thank LuanaDY
    Reviewed 28 December 2015 via mobile

    Having spent two days on the Ilala and spending one night at another more expensive report on Likoma Island we were delighted to transfer to the Mango Drift resort. The highlights were plentiful; great views, good food, fun activities and amazing wildlife. Topping the whole...More

    Thank James P
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    • Beachfront
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Airport Transportation
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Breakfast Available
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 8
    • Location
    • Malawi >
    • Northern Region >
    • Likoma Island
    • Also Known As
    • Mango Drift Malawi/Likoma Island
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    Traveller (61)
    Room & Suite (21)
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    Hotel & Grounds (46)
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    Room Tips
    "The beach cottages are well worth the few extra dollars."
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    "Beach chalets have amazing views"
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    "All the beachfront chalets were basic - cozy, clean and with a good view. No luxury, but that's not why..."
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    "If you're with a family the ensuites are great."
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