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Luwawa Forest Lodge

43 Private Bag | Mzimba, Near Luwawa Dam, Lilongwe, Malawi
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  • Excellent33%
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  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible7%
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Reviewed 24 February 2017

Unlike most people who probably visit here, I was staying to work in some communities nearby. Tired of the typical hotel/chains...I was referred to Luwawa by Heuglins Lodge in Lilongwe (another wonderful place). Its tucked away in the forest off of M1. Staff immediately come...More

Thank Veggies01
Reviewed 10 January 2017

It was beautiful experience to visit the Luwawe forest lodge. It is clear that George and the amazing team have great attention for your experience, making a beautiful place in the densly forested area. They protect the area against the loggers. A beautiful treahouse between...More

Thank Koen B
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

On holiday with my family and this Forest lodge is 12kms off M1 road to Mzuzu. Rooms are good for this type of lodging. Staff are very friendly. Various outdoor activities like horse riding, fishing, tour to the water fall.... The cool breeze is fantastic.

Thank Makangano
Reviewed 6 December 2016

The lodge is in a great setting in a beautiful forested area only three hours north of Lilongwe. The lodge itself and the various chalets and cottages could all use a bit of TlC, as things are a bit run down, but it's still a...More

Thank SATraveler222
Reviewed 12 October 2016

I spent three nights at Luwawa and couldn't speak more highly of it. George and Christine were so, so welcoming- being a lone traveller, they very kindly looked out for me, organised for someone to take me walking and sat down for an evening meal...More

Thank Eleanor C
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  • Lilongwe
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"If you like it clean, don't go for the dorms."
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"Cedar Lodge is a treat."
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"Avocado cottage is wonderful for families! Of the chalets, #4 is the most quiet."
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"If you can afford a cottage- go for it! The dorm room is very basic, a bit too dark and sometimes noisy."
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