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Zomba Forest Lodge

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“no electricity”(30 reviews)
“solar lights”(8 reviews)
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at this lodge for two nights. At first sight the lodge looks so simple with white and red wine selection in bag in box only. But when you look around you can see many amazing things. I mean wood chairs like Throne, I...More

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Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

My family came to visit Malawi, and they are new to international travel. My wife and I decided to start our trip with them at ZFL because we know it to have the best food we've found in Malawi This was the first time we...More

Thank Chris G
Reviewed 21 March 2018

Zomba Forest Lodge is a gem, beginning with our hosts Tom and Petal. We quickly felt more like family than guests. The nightly dinners, which are included in the price, are nothing short of gourmet feasts. For any travellers to Malawi, it is worth a...More

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

We only spent one night here but wish we spent more time. We were enchanted by the garden here and the numerous birds that come to visit. We saw so many sunbirds over breakfast and then went walking on the well manicured trails around the...More

Thank Matt N
Reviewed 5 January 2018

This unique lodge, perched on the Zomba plateau, is run by a couple with a long background in hospitality and it shows. There is no electricity but they make the most of solar for lighting and hot water. The food is excellent. Try the muesli...More

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lzaza
17 October 2014|
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Response from Zomba Forest L | Property representative |
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... More
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"All the rooms are glorious"
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"The rooms are all situated in the same situation. Not very big, but enough space."
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"Just go there and enjoy yourself. If you ever go to Malawi, don't miss this place."
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"ZFL is an intimate lodge with only four rooms, each of which is unique and lovely. You can't go wrong!"
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