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Zomba Forest Lodge

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Zomba Forest Lodge - A haven of peace and quiet, nestled half-way Zomba Mountain within 20 acres of mixed woodland, a real treat for those seeking to escape the daily hustle and bustle. The lodge has no electricity so it is wonderfully atmospheric with candles and paraffin lamps and in the winter, a roaring fire. Zomba Forest Lodge is more than just a lodge, it is a home aways from home and we treat guests that way. Those who choose to stay with us can opt to hike around the mountain, amble around the gardens or spend a hard day relaxing in our stunning gardens. Our rates include your room with en-suite bathroom, full breakfast, lunch and a beautiful 3 course dinner. Please contact us for more information
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Believe every positive word written about this magical little gem in the Zomba forest, and book your stay immediately. Its hosts are warm, friendly and go above and beyond in every possible way; their space is cosy and homely; their surrounding forest and mountain more beautiful
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The journey up the mountain in itself is quite amazing. Petal is a perfect host and made our stay very comfortable and enjoyable. (Tom was out of country at the time of our stay) I totally enjoyed the daily task of gathering and charging the solar lights. The food was
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We really enjoyed our stay with Tom and Petal! Their hospitality made the stay very special. The food was delicious, and we loved getting to meet so many wonderful people at the communal lounge area and dinner table. Petal was such a help before we arrived, answering loads of
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My wife and I visited ZFL for an overnight visit to celebrate our wedding anniversary. Tom and Petal were amazing hosts, making us feel like we were visiting friends. The other guests were a delight to meet. The weekend was relaxing, and a sunday morning walk around part of the
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Tom and Petal are wonderful people doing amazing work on Zomba plateau. They were lovely hosts and we felt very much at home.The rooms were clean and cosy and the bathroom had hot water and was clean. The food was really tasty and they catered for our vegetarian diets. The
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Hi Laura, Thank you for your enquiry. We can't normally get good enough internet to check TripAdvisor but I am in Blantyre at the moment with good internet :) In answer to your question, we are actually fully booked up to and including Saturday 25th of October. We have 2 rooms left on the Sunday if you are interested. If you would like more information, please could you phone us on 0992 802 702? Thank you and we look forward to hearing back from you. All the best, PS: To all of you who have helped with the enquiry, thank you so much :)
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"All the rooms are glorious"
"The rooms are all situated in the same situation. Not very big, but enough space."
"Just go there and enjoy yourself. If you ever go to Malawi, don't miss this place."
"ZFL is an intimate lodge with only four rooms, each of which is unique and lovely. You can't go wrong!"
"All of the rooms are comfortable, well furnished and beautiful."
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MalawiSouthern RegionZomba
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