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1 room, 2 adults

Skinny Hippos Lodge, Mangochi, Malawi

3-star3 stars
Namiasi Fishery Drive, Mangochi, Malawi

Mangochi beachfront lodge with outdoor pool and restaurant
  • Free WiFi in lobby and free parking
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Reviews & ratings1See 1 review
  • Clean sand. Friendly staff. Very Nice infrastructure.Jun 24, 2019

Skinny Hippos Lodge, Mangochi, Malawi

from P4,168
  • Executive Suite
  • Luxury Twin Room, 2 Double Beds
  • Executive Villa, 2 Bedrooms

What’s around Skinny Hippos Lodge, Mangochi, Malawi


  • On the beach
  • Lake Malawi Museum - 10.1 mi / 16.2 km
  • Nkhudzi Bay Beach - 18.6 mi / 30 km
  • Monkey Bay Beach - 22.2 mi / 35.8 km
  • Lake Malawi National Park - 29.7 mi / 47.7 km
  • Liwonde National Park - 30.3 mi / 48.8 km

Getting around

  • Monkey Bay (MYZ) - 44 min drive
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

At a glance

Key facts


  • 7 cabins


  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Check-out time is 10 AM
Airport shuttle service is available on request. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Required at check-in

  • Cash deposit required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas



  • Airport shuttle (available on request) *


  • Free self parking

Payment types at the property

* See small print for additional details or extra charges

At the property

Food and drink
  • Free English breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Room service (during limited hours)
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
  • Barbecue grills
Things to do
  • Outdoor pool
  • Kayaking on site
  • Motor boating on site
Working away
  • Conference center
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Multilingual staff
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Braille or raised signage
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking

In the cabin

Home comforts
  • Air conditioning
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Deep soaking bathtub
  • Free toiletries
Be entertained
  • TV
Stay connected
  • Desk
Food and drink
  • Refrigerator
  • Free bottled water
  • Daily housekeeping

Skinny Hippos Lodge, Mangochi, Malawi’s small print

Also known as

  • Skinny Hippos Lodge Mangochi
  • Skinny Hippos Lodge
  • Skinny Hippos Mangochi
  • Skinny Hippos
  • Skinny Hippos Lodge Malawi/Mangochi
  • Skinny Hippos Lodge Lodge
  • Skinny Hippos Lodge Mangochi
  • Skinny Hippos Lodge Lodge Mangochi


For transfers, guests must contact the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

Optional extras

Late check-out can be arranged for an extra charge of MWK 15 (subject to availability)

Rollaway beds are available for MWK 20 per night

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of MWK 290 per vehicle

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs for Skinny Hippos Lodge, Mangochi, Malawi

  • Does Skinny Hippos Lodge offer free cancellation for a full refund?
    Yes, Skinny Hippos Lodge does have fully refundable rooms available to book on our site, which can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • Is parking offered at Skinny Hippos Lodge?
    Yes, there's free self parking.
  • Is there a pool at Skinny Hippos Lodge?
    Yes, there's an outdoor pool.
  • Are pets allowed at Skinny Hippos Lodge?
    Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
  • What are the check-in and check-out times at Skinny Hippos Lodge?
    You can check in starting at 2 PM. Check-out time is 10 AM. Late check-out is available for a charge of MWK 15 (subject to availability).
  • Are there restaurants at or near Skinny Hippos Lodge?
    Yes, there's an onsite restaurant.
  • Is airport shuttle service offered by Skinny Hippos Lodge?
    Yes, an airport shuttle is available. The charge is MWK 290 per vehicle.

Skinny Hippos Lodge, Mangochi, Malawi

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