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Ntchisi Forest Lodge

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“lake malawi”(9 reviews)
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Reviewed 7 January 2018

Everything about our stay at Ntchisi was fantastic! We could only stay for one night but would have stayed for the whole of Christmas if we hadn't made other plans already! The forest is absolutely spectacular and we could have spent weeks walking around it...More

Thank robdavis89
Response from NtchisiForestLodge, Manager at Ntchisi Forest LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Rob, It’s a pity you couldn’t stay longer. But of course you are always welcome at the lodge. We are sure there is a lot more to explore in the forest. No leopards (although…) but other beautiful flora and fauna. We were very happy...More

Reviewed 7 January 2018

Very warm hosts, excellent meals, beautiful surroundings and a fantastic guide who, accompanied by the sweet dogs, lead you through the rainforest. Do not skip this fantastic piece of Malawi if you are traveling around.More

Thank Katrien M
Response from NtchisiForestLodge, Manager at Ntchisi Forest LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Katrien, Thank you for your kind words. And amazing photo’s! Your Milky Way is fantastic! We think that Ntchisi Forest is a small hidden star in Malawi and are always happy when guests experience the same. And yes, our guides Eston, Sella and Simba...More

Reviewed 20 December 2017

wide rooms (don't take the small ones), a real cook so food is exceptional for Malawi, it is a real nice place to walk around in a protected forest ( I have seen a Serval and different groups of monkeys) and the place is really...More

Thank jacquesfevrier50
Response from NtchisiForestLodge, Manager at Ntchisi Forest LodgeResponded 4 January 2018

Dear jacques, Thank you for your kind words! We are very pleased about your appreciation of the lodge, especially about the food. We will pass it on to the chef. We together with our team do our best to maintain a high standard of food...More

Reviewed 9 December 2017

beautiful old house, fantastic surroundings, good kitchen, warm welcome. nchisi it's a place to visit and stay, special if you have childs .....rooms are confortables and clean, the 24 kilometers of dirt road for arriving here are nothing respect at the landscape on the road....More

Thank 27hank
Response from NtchisiForestLodge, Manager at Ntchisi Forest LodgeResponded 11 December 2017

Dear 27hank, Thank you for your kind words. Yes, we agree it is a beautiful old house on a great location. We loved to have you, your wife and little Giovanni at Ntchisi Forest Lodge. It were special moments in the evening when we saw...More

Reviewed 3 November 2017

Lovely place to stay, espacialy when you travelled already enough days through very hot whether. The temparature is very nice here. Beuatifoll forest lodges, and normal rooms in the house. Nice managers ( dank jullie Rob en Irene) en very good meals. Do not forget...More

Thank mwgraaf1960
Response from NtchisiForestLodge, Manager at Ntchisi Forest LodgeResponded 6 November 2017

Thank you so much for your kind words. We noticed that you enjoyed everything we have to offer at the lodge. And with an altitude of 1400 meter it’s indeed a very good place to escape from the heat in the rest of Malawi. We...More

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Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
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Breakfast included
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US$70 - US$80 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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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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"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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