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Luwawa Forest Lodge

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Lilongwe, Malawi
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed 1 night only. Enyoyed the chalet but found it very basic for the price per night. (110,00 US$) Breakfast was good and included No towels in the bathroom, a basic matress, and a small twin bed. No wifi in the rooms The surroundings are great.

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Copenhagen, Denmark
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I spent a night here with friends in one of the comfortable and cozy chalets, Cedar Lodge. There are not many lodges in the area to choose from so luckily Luwawa offers a perfect combination of comfort, fiendly staff, good food, homely environment and charming setting in the forest close to the dam. Do not expect a highly polished and...

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Dublin, California
Reviewed 15 March 2017

I owe a lot to the people at Luwawa Forest Lodge. I stopped there during my bicycle trip from Cairo to Cape Town for what was supposed to be one night. Finally, I ended up staying there for a week. The reason I stayed so long is because I contracted malaria in Tanzania a week before reaching the lodge but...

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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 out to greet you. Accommodations reminded me of staying in a cabin in North Georgia....

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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 4 treas shows the creativity of the lodge. Firewood is brought to the campground. The...

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Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

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Pretoria
Reviewed 6 December 2016

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Reviewed 12 October 2016

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Bicester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

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Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
Reviewed 11 April 2016

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