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Sunbird Livingstonia Beach

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Overview
  • Excellent15%
  • Very good52%
  • Average23%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“lake malawi”(29 reviews)
“swimming pool”(10 reviews)
“senga bay”(8 reviews)
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

Great place to camp on the beach on Lake Malawi. Ablutions were cleaned constantly. Breakfast at the hotel was basic and expensive. Drinks are not cheap. Views are wonderful. Security can be a problem as the local people jump the fence

Thank Jenny i
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

We stayed two nights here with my son and his partner who teach in an international school in Malawi. A warm welcome and two nice rooms near to the beach. Whilst the food selection could be termed basic or limited it was well cooked and...More

Thank Peter S
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Yes, the view is exquisite! Right by the lake, quite a location, very spacious rooms ! Just wonderful! Plus, the staff are very friendly, just a little slow at the reception though. BUT, the place could use a little face-lift, especially for the price they...More

Thank En W
Reviewed 18 June 2017

The hotel is a throwback to the 1970s, with the most heavenly views over the Lake. The rooms are enormous, clean and well maintained. There is plentiful hot water and free internet. But there the positives end unfortunately the food is really terrible and the...More

Thank Susan1961_13
Reviewed 14 May 2017

I've been visiting here for many many years - it's a beautiful setting and the grounds are always well looked after. On this recent visit though there were far too many corporate events and it didn't feel the same. Swimming next to a line of...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Room Service
Free Internet
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Room Service
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Babysitting
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Details
Price range
US$ 140 - US$ 200 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 140 - US$ 200 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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Traveller (156)
Pool & Beach (41)
Dining (22)
Room & Suite (20)
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Dre A
16 January 2018|
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Response from Lucinda M | Reviewed this property |
It’s about $120 a night which includes B&B. Other meals are separate.
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gilsonmeg
3 May 2016|
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Response from Sunbird-Malawi | Property representative |
Hello Megan, May you please send us your email address so that we can get back to you?
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Room Tips
"Most of the rooms are similar which does not give much of a choice."
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"treat yourself to a superior room on the beach they are huge"
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"Book a chalet for a little more privacy"
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"Rondavels offer privacy, charm end silent aircon."
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