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'Russell's Retreat' - A Touch of Paradise in Limbe

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'Russell's Retreat' - A Touch of Paradise in Limbe

5 guests
3 bedrooms
5 beds
3.5 private baths
5 guests
3 bedrooms
5 beds
3.5 private baths
HOME HIGHLIGHTS
Gay is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Great location100% of recent guests gave this home’s location a 5-star rating.
Sparkling clean3 recent guests have said that this home was sparkling clean.

Escape to a touch of luxury on Mpingwe Hill; glorious views, five-star accommodation; easy access to Blantyre; taxi service available; 40 minutes from Zomba Plateau; 40 minutes to Mulanje Mountain. Please note that this is the main site showing the entire house and surrounds. For all other bookings please see the separate listings for each room.

Amenities

Air conditioning
Dryer
Essentials
Indoor fireplace
Heating
Iron

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 double bed
Bedroom 2
2 single beds
Bedroom 3
2 single beds

House Rules

Not suitable for children and infants
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events
Check-in is anytime after 2PM
Check out by 11AM

Availability

7 Reviews

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John User Profile
John
July 2018
A dream - the location, the hostess, the care
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John
July 2017
My peaceful escape in the hills! Gay is the epitome of "hostess with the mostest." House is beautiful, staff does everything to make the stay wonderful. Best food ever in Malawi, with chef who will accommodate any dietary concerns (vegan, gluten-free, etc.). Can't wait to get bac…
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Response from Gay:
Oh Cindee - thank you! It's always so lovely having you here. Come back soon!
July 2017
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Kimberly
May 2017
Beautiful spot overlooking mountain. Fantastic food, peaceful and quiet.
Lara User Profile
Lara
May 2018
Gay's home is absolutely beautiful with stunning views over the area. Dinner and breakfast were both incredible and the bed was super comfortable. The staff were friendly and efficient and all areas of the house were sparklingly clean. Gay herself is just a wonderful hostess, who…
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Meena
January 2018
Russell’s retreat was absolutely amazing. Beautiful location with breathtaking views and Gay was the perfect host. Could not have wished for a better place to stay and Gay helped give us advice and make the stay so smooth. Would definitely recommend and stay here again.
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Response from Gay:
Thanks so much for your kind words, Meena - you were just a lovely group!
January 2018
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Brian
December 2017
Gay is amazing and her place is just so beautiful and clean. You will love the views. Gay is some one who will go our of her way to arrange a memorable holiday in Malawi including other resorts
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Adam
March 2017
Our stay at Gay's place was absolutely delightful. Russell's Retreat exceeded all expectations. Located on Mpingwe Hill with a spectacular view - we couldn't have asked for anything more. All the staff were kind and helpful and made our first trip to Malawi one to remember. Aft…

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Limbe, MalawiJoined in January 2017
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