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Cluny Lodge

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Bognor Regis, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 March 2012

Nice place to stay close to old town and clean and well appointed BUT in 2012 it is costly at US$120 a night B&B with another $20+ for evening meal. Bills are paid in Kwacha too which is converted at a rate higher than the bank rate - so the dollar price paid is effectively another 10-15% higher than quoted....

2Thank oncebitten2xshy
Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 29 January 2012

I stayed at Cluny for an entire month from mid-Nov to mid-Dec 2011 and wish to recommend it to other visiting consultants very highly indeed. When it comes to report writing, Cluny is an absolutely ideal place to shut oneself away with minimal disturbance. The hosts are incredibly hospitable and respond readily to literally any request for information or help....

Thank Robert O
Reviewed 7 January 2012

I stayed at Cluny Lodge at the end on November prior to participating as a hospital volunteer in Namitete. Owner Marinus was a true host, informing me of all I needed to know about the area. The lodge itself is quiet and serene, very good food (breakfast and dinner) and close to Old Town. Marinus also assisted with transportation to...

1Thank tripping10Toronto
Leighton Buzzard, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 December 2011

I stayed at Cluny Lodge for 2 weeks and it felt it was home away from home. The hosts were simply marvellous and most friendly people. They are so hospitable. I was very busy working on a proposal and they made every effort to ensure that I had power supply and telephone facility. The food is simply marvelous. It was...

Thank Ruben S
Derby, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 November 2011

We spent 2 weeks in Malawi, primarily for our son's wedding. As our daughter-in-laws family live in Lilongwe we chose the Cluny lodge for its location in the city. As a family group we had 4 double rooms and as these were located in one corridor of one building it was like having a villa all to ourselves. The proprietors...

Thank Andy K
Reviewed 27 October 2011

Not only did we have a comfortable large room, great breakfasts and wonderful dinners, all for a very good price, we also had the benefit of our hosts’ kindness in so many different ways. Priceless! I usually find major shortcomings in some aspect of the facilities or services of hotels and guest houses but not in this case. I whole-heartedly...

Thank NevisHulme
Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 27 October 2011

Clunny was perfect! I had the pleasure of staying here for 2 nights this October. The owners Bev and Marinus Taale are the warmest people and gave me the most amazing service! They actually go out of their way to assist in anything!.. They know the true meaning and value of excellent customer service!! The lodge is quiet, serene and...

Thank Senje
Brussels, Belgium
Reviewed 15 October 2011

This is a very friendly and quite lodge close to the old town. The owners are really helpful and do everything they can to help you. Our luggage for example was delayed by one day, and they made arrangements to pick it up at the airport next day, so we could visit the city. The rooms look very good, there...

Thank alecweb
Reading, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 October 2011

Really friendly, nice quiet chill out lodge jam packed with interesting pictures, art and random African nic-naks. The owners - Bev and Marinus are warm and welcoming and were very helpful. The food (3 course dinner) and breakfast were lovely and obviously good quality ingredients. Great location - only a 5/10 minute walk to the crossroads (couple of shops, cafes)....

1Thank Hannah F
Cape Neddick, Maine
Reviewed 18 August 2011

I was blessed to stay at the Cluny Lodge for three nights in July, and would happily recommend this Lodge to anyone visiting Malawi. The rooms are so beautiful, the food fantastic, and the staff exceptionally warm and accommodating. Our hosts, Bev and Marinus Taale, made my stay a truly memorable experience. They were so warm and friendly - I...

1Thank NancyKilpatrick

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Internet
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Exclusive & comfortable accommodation in the Area 9 suburb of Lilongwe. Ideal for the consultant - the premises are quiet, secure and ideally situated for easy access to all parts of the city. Our mission and pleasure is to endeavor to make your stay as comfortable as possible and thus ensure your return visit!! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cluny Lodge

Address: 9 Plot #69, Area, Lilongwe, Malawi
Region: Malawi > Central Region > Lilongwe
Price Range: $134 - $160 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
Also Known As:
Cluny Hotel Lilongwe
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“Room 3 is spacious, quiet, and has AC,”
 of 5 bubbles 757janh, 13 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are comfortable and spacious.”
 of 5 bubbles JimWorstell, 3 May 2016 | Read review
“Both sides of the road are fine. Breakfast is served in both. All rooms have private baths, but some are located across the hall.”
 of 5 bubbles LaurelR810, 11 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Partially paid and partially free Wi-Fi”
 of 5 bubbles 597elinm, 17 Jul 2015 | Read review
“The rooms are all lovely and tastefully decorated.”
 of 5 bubbles hicksm, 19 May 2015 | Read review
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