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Ntchisi Forest Lodge

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“lake malawi”(9 reviews)
“dirt road”(5 reviews)
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Reviewed 25 October 2017

I just wanted take a quick break and the Ntchisi Forest was exactly the place for the purpose. I enjoyed everything of the lodge; fresh air and delicious iced tea in the garden, champagne at the Sunset Rock, wine over bonfire, excellent meals, and gorgeous...More

Thank greenlover2017
Response from NtchisiForestLodge, Manager at Ntchisi Forest LodgeResponded 29 October 2017

Dear greenlover, our place indeed is perfect for green lovers! Seeing guests having a real good time, sharing special moments like the champagne on the sunsetrock and meeting interesting people: that is what keeps us going. We will prepare Eston to be fit for your...More

Reviewed 24 October 2017

This Lodge is perfectly positioned for Ntchisi Forest trekking. The Lodge is beautifully designed, gorgeous gardens and amazing food. Rob and Irene are the perfect hosts and the staff are excellent. I camped in my tent this time, and have stayed in the rooms. Both...More

Thank Victoria M
Response from NtchisiForestLodge, Manager at Ntchisi Forest LodgeResponded 29 October 2017

Dear Victoria, we are very pleased and flattered by your review. We also enjoyed your stay at the lodge, having nice conversations while stargazing and watching the telescope getting great views of the moon. Amazing how the milky way shows itself. Irene, Rob and the...More

Reviewed 11 October 2017

We stayed for two nights and exchanged the cultural tour for a most informative and entertaining traditional medicine tour. The welcome was most appreciated after a long and bumpy dirt road journey. Hospitality and food was good. Solar power, candles and oil lamps worked fine....More

Thank BrabbenTE
Response from NtchisiForestLodge, Manager at Ntchisi Forest LodgeResponded 16 October 2017

Dear Thom and family, Thank you for your kind words. We noticed that you had a very good time and that is what we all constantly try to achieve. And yes, the walks are very special. Is makes you realize that we can learn so...More

Reviewed 4 September 2017

The Lodge is ideal for time away. Even a 1-night visit felt completely rejuvenating, although I would recommend staying at least 2 nights to feel totally relaxed and to take advantage of the many walks/hikes, the fireplace in the lounge, and the opportunity to just...More

Thank Judith H
Response from NtchisiForestLodge, Eigenaar at Ntchisi Forest LodgeResponded 7 September 2017

Dear Judith, thanks for your stay with us and your nice review. Staying over for 1 night is absolutely worthwile and gives you plenty of opportunities to do some hikes in the surroundings and to relax. But we absolutely agree that to get the full...More

Reviewed 14 August 2017

I came with a few friends and we stayed for 2 nights doing the cultural package. It was an incredible cultural experience that was supplemented by some beautiful hiking during our free time. The lodge staff were very friendly, and the food was delicious! I...More

Thank Eric T
Response from NtchisiForestLodge, Manager at Ntchisi Forest LodgeResponded 11 September 2017

Hi Eric, we loved to accommodate you and your friends during your stay at Ntchisi Forest Lodge. Our Cultural Package is one of the many great experiences we offer. We are happy you liked all the activities included. And of course you are most welcome...More

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Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
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Bar/Lounge
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US$70 - US$80 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$70 - US$80 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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"Try to book a forest Cabine."
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"Camping or the luxury rooms are all excellent choices."
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"All the rooms are fine"
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"We camped, so can't say about rooms. But the lawn was nice and soft :)"
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