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    Woodlands Lilongwe

    Youth Drive | City Centre, Lilongwe, Malawi
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    • Excellent28%
    • Very good33%
    • Average20%
    • Poor8%
    • Terrible11%
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    Breakfast included
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 43 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Loved this hotel, we didn't stay on the property but we went to their restaurant several times and I can say with assurance that this was the best Indian food we had all out month long stay. It's run by a lovely couple, and the...More

    Thank Mukisa L
    Response from Dhiren T, Owner at Woodlands LilongweResponded 6 days ago

    Dear Guest Thanks for visiting The Restaurant at "The Woodlands Lilongwe". We are glad that you had good experience throughout your visits. We will carry on working hard in all areas of the hotel including The Restaurant and Bar to ensure our guests can have...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    We had not been to this hotel for two years only to find as inspiring, exciting and homely. The food is excellent and enjoyed our lunch on a Sunday when there is live music. The beauty of it is the actual woodland which blankets the...More

    Thank Yellowtopcab
    Response from Dhiren T, Owner at Woodlands LilongweResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Guest Thank you for visiting The Woodlands recently. We are pleased that you had a great experience. We are always working in improving our facilities and quality of food to ensure our guest get the best. We thank you for your positive feed back...More

    Reviewed 14 July 2017

    There is a very limited number of "good" resturants in Lilongwe and it was a treat to discover this little gem. The range of cuisines is impressive with something for all tastes and the prices for food and wines are compeditive. The host Sandish (apologies...More

    Thank Michael B
    Response from Dhiren T, Owner at Woodlands LilongweResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear Guest Thank you for visiting The Woodlands. We are pleased that you had a pleasant experience. We will continue to improve both our quality of food and service and look forward to seeing you again. Regards Dhiren Thakrar

    Reviewed 6 June 2017

    This is by far the most original place to stay in Lilongwe. This may be the only lodge in the world where you are in the center of a capital city and lodge in the middle of a pristine natural forest (this is NOT a...More

    Thank stefandreas
    Response from Dhiren T, Owner at Woodlands LilongweResponded 8 June 2017

    Dear Guest Thank you for choosing The Woodlands during your recent visit to Lilongwe. We are glad you pleasant and comfortable stay with us. We will continue to improve the facilities and service offered to our guests at all times. We thank you again and...More

    Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

    The rooms are stand alone small houses , at a nice distance from each other , within the green and quite Boosh. Rooms are very comfortable and clean with real hot water. The restaurant is fantastic. The Indian food is of the best we ever...More

    Thank Gadi1951
    Response from Dhiren T, Owner at Woodlands LilongweResponded 3 May 2017

    Dear Guest We thank for choosing "The Woodlands Lilongwe" during your recent visit to Malawi and thank you for your poistive comments. As new owners, we will continue to improve the facilities we have, and provide the best food and comforts for all our guests....More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Room Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • USD 106 - USD 135 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
    • 10
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    • Malawi >
    • Central Region >
    • Lilongwe
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    Room Tips
    "All rooms are chalets set in natural wooded surroundings with individual parking near to individual chalet..."
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    "Don't stay there!"
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    "Chalets 1 to 5 are the best. But only chalet 10 has a double bed. The others only have 2 single beds. A bit..."
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    "Book early. We could not get space on our return trip."
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