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Namizimu Forest Retreat

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Mangochi - Chiponde Road | P.O.Box 12, Mangochi, Malawi
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Mangochi - Chiponde Road P.O.Box 12, Mangochi Malawi See on map
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Restaurant
Room Service
Suites
Bar/Lounge
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Reviewed 30 May 2018

Lovely hosts, wonderful retreat, quiet, peaceful, connected with nature, beautiful forest, nice walks and hikes. We did self-catering and enjoyed the company of the other guests and the hosts during the meals. We will definitively go back.

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Reviewed 13 August 2015

we stayed 4 nights at Barra Lake Camp, the campsite at the lake run by the owners of Namizimu Forest Lodge. They recently extended the place with somr tree houses. We were the first guests to stay there. We had an amazing 4 days at...More

Thank A3ana63
Reviewed 12 January 2015

Namizimu Forest Retreat is not something you would easily find in this region of Africa. It is special and not the usual touristic location one would expect - it is amidst a beautiful forest reserve with a stunning view at Lake Malawi. Even though it...More

Thank Unguja1989
Reviewed 15 December 2014

I had always wanted to visit Namizimu Forest Retreat after viewing the stunning photographs on their website and from listening to the rave reviews of friends. While I stayed there in February 2014, the overall experience was so memorable and immersive that it seems like...More

Thank arvikrishh
Reviewed 1 December 2014

I was there in September with a small group of volunteers working in Malawi. We were made to feel so welcome by Tara, Dave and their lovely staff. The homemade food, especially the bread and cakes are delicious. The room. The rooms are small but...More

Thank Sally A
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Pool
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Breakfast included
Room Service
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$60 - US$140 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Details
Price range
US$60 - US$140 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites
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Traveller (29)
Room & Suite (5)
Pool & Beach (4)
Dining (2)
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Sitie M
13 March 2015|
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Response from starytary | Property representative |
Apologies for my delay in answering your questions; Namizimu Forest Retreat is 20km from Mangochi Boma. Self catering costs US$80/adult/night and the full board option costs US$150/adult/night. There needs to be a minimum... More
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"Nothing specific."
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"Each room is unique so it depends on personal choice. The whole are is quiet, natural and no electricity..."
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"All room are unique and beautiful. Tara has put a lot of love into each of them wonderful! (They don't..."
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"With small children the rooms in the main house are more practical."
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