We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
01/10/2017 02/10/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Tongole Wilderness Lodge

    Nkhotakota Wildlife Reserve, Nkhotakota, Malawi
    Hotel website
    Save
    Lowest prices for your stay
    01/10/2017 02/10/2017
    Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in NkhotakotaSee available hotels in Nkhotakota
    Traveller (45)
    Room & Suite (21)
    Dining (5)
    Sunbird Livingstonia Beach
    124 reviews
    #1 of 2 hotels in Salima
     
    Kiboko Town Hotel
    207 reviews
    #1 of 12 hotels in Lilongwe
     
    Crossroads Hotel
    168 reviews
    #2 of 12 hotels in Lilongwe
     
    President Walmont Hotel
    95 reviews
    #3 of 12 hotels in Lilongwe
     
    Overview
    • Excellent92%
    • Very good8%
    • Average0%
    • Poor0%
    • Terrible0%
    Travellers talk about
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Airport Transportation
    Suites
    Bar/Lounge
    Breakfast included
    Pool
    All hotel details
    {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
    Sunbird Livingstonia Beach
    124 reviews
    #1 of 2 hotels in Salima
     
    Kiboko Town Hotel
    207 reviews
    #1 of 12 hotels in Lilongwe
     
    Crossroads Hotel
    168 reviews
    #2 of 12 hotels in Lilongwe
     
    President Walmont Hotel
    95 reviews
    #3 of 12 hotels in Lilongwe
     
    Write a Review
    Reviews (48)
    There are newer reviews for Tongole Wilderness Lodge
    See the most recent reviews
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language

    11 - 15 of 48 reviews

    Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

    I stayed at Tongole Wilderness Lodge for 4 fantastic nights. Perched above the Bua River, Tongole is a luxurious resort in a beautiful and tranquil location. My chalet, Kabawi (Marshall Eagle), was huge - with a big, comfortable bed, an enormous bath and a fabulous...More

    Thank evansbarnaby
    Response from Tongole, General Manager at Tongole Wilderness LodgeResponded 25 August 2016

    Dear evansbarnaby, Thank you so much for your very kind words. It really does mean a lot to the whole team to read such a wonderful review. We are extremely happy that you enjoyed your stay with us here at Tongole. The privilege was all...More

    Reviewed 8 August 2016

    Booking Tongole, I knew that it was a beautiful resort in a reserve. But, what awaited me was a fabulous stay - from the service, hospitality, food, accommodation and, not forgetting, the surrounding itself, Nkhotakota Wildlife Reserve. I stayed for 3 days and couldn't be...More

    Thank JK1005
    Response from Tongole, General Manager at Tongole Wilderness LodgeResponded 25 August 2016

    Thank you JK1005 for your excellent review! It was great hosting you here in the Nkhotakota Wildlife Reserve! We are happy that you chose to write us such a wonderful review and are glad you enjoyed your stay with us! We were only too happy...More

    Reviewed 28 July 2016

    My second time at Tongole Wilderness Lodge having enjoyed it so much last time. Accommodation is fabulous, views are simply stunning and the care and attention with which the staff all care for you is meticulous. Nothing is too much trouble. They make you feel...More

    Thank Lesley W
    Response from Tongole, General Manager at Tongole Wilderness LodgeResponded 25 August 2016

    Thank you very much Lesley W for your kind review, It was a pleasure to host you once again at Tongole and we hope to host you again back here in the beautiful Nkhotakota wilderness in the future. We are happy that you enjoyed your...More

    Reviewed 31 May 2016

    I visited Tongole over the US Memorial Day weekend (May 27-29) and had an absolutely wonderful time. I've been to quite a few lodges in Malawi (since I live in Lilongwe) and Tongole ranks among the best. It's a relatively new lodge, so everything is...More

    Thank Carter H
    Response from Tongole, General Manager at Tongole Wilderness LodgeResponded 25 August 2016

    Thanks Carter H for your wonderful review! It was a pleasure to host you at our beautiful wilderness lodge. The future is indeed exciting with AP now in full control of the reserve. We hope to see you again in the not so distant future....More

    Reviewed 14 December 2015

    The welcome was amazing and intimate how there is always a hot towel and cold drink waiting when we first came in and after every excursion. The room was amazing and the elephants came so close to the lowest observation deck. The activities were amazing;...More

    Thank Ninge M
    Response from Tongole, General Manager at Tongole Wilderness LodgeResponded 14 January 2016

    Thank You Ninge M for your review, We are very pleased you had a nice stay with us here at Tongole and glad you found our staff, activities and amenities to your liking. We are sorry to hear that you found our menu restrictive as...More

    Sunbird Livingstonia Beach
    124 reviews
    #1 of 2 hotels in Salima
     
    Kiboko Town Hotel
    207 reviews
    #1 of 12 hotels in Lilongwe
     
    Crossroads Hotel
    168 reviews
    #2 of 12 hotels in Lilongwe
     
    President Walmont Hotel
    95 reviews
    #3 of 12 hotels in Lilongwe
     
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Things to do
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$275 - US$345 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 5
    • Location
    • Malawi >
    • Central Region >
    • Nkhotakota
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (45)
    Room & Suite (21)
    Dining (5)
    Pool & Beach (3)
    Hotel & Grounds (39)
    Bathroom (1)
    Nearby
    Crossroads Hotel
    168 reviews
    130.86 km away
     
    President Walmont Hotel
    95 reviews
    .00 km away
     
    Sunbird Livingstonia Beach
    124 reviews
    110.68 km away
     
    Kiboko Town Hotel
    207 reviews
    135.32 km away
     
    Questions & Answers
    Get quick answers from Tongole Wilderness Lodge staff and past guests.
    Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
    Posting guidelines
    Submit
    Room Tips
    "3rd room "KABAWI""
    Read review
    "All rooms have spectacular river views"
    Read review
    "They are all glorious"
    Read review
    "Dine on the floating deck, Chipata deck, and you will be treated to panoramic views of the reserve!"
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing