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Hotel Masongola

P.O. Box 98, Zomba, Malawi
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6/8/2017 7/8/2017
US$ 45
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Overview
  • Excellent0%
  • Very good18%
  • Average45%
  • Poor31%
  • Terrible6%
2 weeks ago
“Could be so much better”
1 week ago
“Historic, but run-down hotel”
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This property was the residence of the Governor of Nyasaland for a brief time during the late eighteen hundreds. The property is fairly charming, with verdant gardens, and great view of Zomba Plateau above. The rooms themselves were... adequate..., lacking good curtains. Although we were...More

Thank Danganya
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Masongola should be a really great hotel. The building has lots of character, it's situated in a great spot just under the cliff-face of the plateau. The gardens and trees are lovely, and the lively baboons are fun to watch. Unfortunately It's been neglected and...More

Thank Tommy E
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

To be fair, at the outset I should say we didn't stay here. We visited the Hotel Masongola for a drink one evening, during a power cut, having eaten at the neighbouring Annie's Lodge.If you're a fan of 70's horror classic 'The Shining' then visit...More

Thank LS13
Reviewed 4 April 2016

Worth a visit but not a stay, a great let down as this was once the place to stay. Rooms tired and grubby, dingy corridors. Dining room and food both lacking in character, in fact had no character. The whole place is in terminal decline.Has....More

Thank Ewood2014
Reviewed 28 September 2015

This is one of the better hotels in Zomba and easily recognizable with its green roof. It used to be the home of the governor of Malawi when it waas still under British rule. The rooms are clean and beds comfortable. It has a color...More

Thank MaartenRoof
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  • US$ 27 - US$ 45 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
  • Number of rooms
  • 232
  • Location
  • Malawi >
  • Southern Region >
  • Zomba
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