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Huntingdon House

Satemwa Tea Estate | PO Box 6, Thyolo, Malawi
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2017-10-29 2017-10-30
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good23%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“tea and coffee” (11 reviews)
“scones” (6 reviews)
Free Internet
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Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Room Service
Wheelchair Access
5.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

We visited Satemwa for the day and had lunch. The estate is very scenic and lovely to walk around but it was the food that I was really impressed with. The two course lunch is some of the best food I've had in Malawi and...More

Thank Ellie B
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

We had dinner and tea here on two separate occasions. The house and grounds are stunning! With an entire field of full blooming Hydrangeas, and vine-covered walkways, the gardens were gorgeous! The tea and scones were scrumptious. But the dinner was what really stood out....More

Thank Jonathan H
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

We absolutely loved our stay at Huntingdon House. Would refer our friends & family or anyone looking for pure luxury & beauty in Blantyre. Good food, lovely accommodations, friendly staff. Great hiking trails, beautiful picnic area. We're not tea drinkers but I'm sure the tea...More

Thank Wendy H
Reviewed 19 November 2016

This Place is not to be missed!! Stunning surroundings in the middle of the very old tea estate. The converted Colonial estate is just super charming. Individually decorated rooms all with their own history. We stayed in the old Chapel. 100 Square meters and 7...More

Thank David H
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

Great location, in a beautiful tea and coffee plantation. The house reminds of an old English (Scottish!) Manor with a lot of carachter, beatifully adapted to accomodate modern needs and yet faithful to its history, making you feel that you leaped back in time. Rooms...More

Thank Marco S
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  • Thyolo
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30 June 2017|
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Response from PaulUKS | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the delay in answering, I was travelling. Yes, you can visit for a meal. The lunch I had was excellent.
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"Highly recommend it."
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"The Chapel room is the most private. All rooms are super nice."
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"Don't miss the walk to on picnic area to the top of the estate (3 hours round trip)"
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"I love Mother's room but it was a bit noisy towards the morning when staff are working to set up for..."
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