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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My boyfriend and I stayed at Kumbali for a night in order to celebrate my birthday and everything was beyond perfect ! Not only the surroundings are beautiful - pool is from far the best in Lilongwe - and the room is comfortable but the staff is also kind and very very welcoming. Everybody was absolutely lovely with us! I...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This lodge is like an english country house. Main building w/ restaraunt has a large veranda overlooking a big is on large green lawn w/ a swimming pool far enough removed that there is no noise from that area. Rooms are in separate low-rise buildings and are spacious with large bathrooms & shaded porches. restaurant food was very good w/...

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Reviewed 6 December 2016

pleasant and eager staff to welcome us and make every effort to make our short stay enjoyable, first class meal and clean and well turned out rooms, it was a pleasure to stay. the management made themselves known and provided helpful advice and experiance for our stay in Malawi.

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Surbiton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 November 2016

After a long flight from London via Addis, Kumbali Lodge offered some welcome relief. Nice rooms, friendly staff, decent food and beautiful grounds with plenty of wildlife (especially birds). The best place we stayed in during a two-week trip around Malawi and Zambia. This next bit is for birders, please ignore if you're not! Birds seen at the Lodge (one...

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Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Lovely setting, spacious & well appointed rooms & friendly staff - the perfect package. We arrived after a long day at work, & a hurried departure from our previous (not very nice) hotel, & were warmly welcomed & made to feel at ease. Dinner was relaxed, delicious & ample. I started my morning with a swim in the lovely pool...

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Brighton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 October 2016

An excellent stay. Very attentive staff and extremely comfortable. The pool could have been cleaner. The food was excellent and plenty of comfortable chairs from which to contemplate the beautiful surroundings.

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Erlangen, Germany
Reviewed 18 September 2016

We arrived at Kumbali Lodge directly from the airport on a beautiful Friday morning. We were welcomed at the reception and after check in, we were shown our room. It was spacious, with a very large bed and quite a big balcony / terrasse overlooking the green area. This was the place where we spent most of our early mornings...

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Norwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 September 2016

My wife and I started our 6 week trip to Malawi at the Kumbali Lake Retreat and so it was fitting to end the trip at Kumbali Lodge. The Lodge easily deserves it's reputation as one, if not the, best place to stay in Lilongwe. It may seem expensive to was very good value for money both in terms of...

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Pietermaritzburg, South Africa
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

Had a amazing stay at Kumbali Lodge thanks to the great hospitality of Guy, Maureen and all the staff at the lodge. Good food and fantastic service.Highly recommend Kumbali lodge whether on business or holiday. Thanks to all.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 4 September 2016

A great experience from start to finish, hospitality was excellent the service was great, the food was also great and the property was just what was needed after a day in town. take your swimming costume there is a lovely pool. Rooms have everything you need. wifi is very good.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Pool
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Luxury Accommodation (14 executive and 2 deluxe rooms) Cuisine (restaurant, private and fine dining) Conference Centre (2 rooms) Wireless internet access (2 separate providers to ensure maximum availability) Fully stocked bar Comfortable outdoor seating with garden views and private upstairs lounge Lilongwe Airport transfers Transport to/from Lilongwe city centre Printing and photocopying Packed lunches (cool box available) Laundry facilities (7 days a week) Dry cleaning available on request Reliable electricity supply (generator power back up…just in case!) Torches and umbrellas in all rooms Swimming Pool ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kumbali Country Lodge

Address: Presidential Way | Capital Hill Dairy Farm, Plot 9 & 11, Area 44, Lilongwe, Malawi
Region: Malawi > Central Region > Lilongwe
Price Range: $233 - $310 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Kumbali Country Lodge 3.5*
Number of rooms: 16
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