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    Sunbird Nkopola Lodge

    | Village Nkopola, Mangochi, Malawi
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    Overview
    • Excellent26%
    • Very good51%
    • Average19%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible0%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Room Service
    Family Rooms
    Bar/Lounge
    Business Centre
    Dry Cleaning
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    2.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviews (71)
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    11 - 15 of 65 reviews

    Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

    Me and my family wanted a trip to Lake during our stay in Malawi. We had been to Nkopola in the past but it definitely wasn't how we remembered. The service was very slow and very simple and sometimes we struggled to get our point...More

    Thank kls918
    Response from Sunbird-Malawi, Tamara Phiri - Guest Relations at Sunbird Nkopola LodgeResponded 9 January 2017

    Thank you for the time that you have taken to review your stay at Sunbird Nkopola Lodge. We would like to sincerely apologize for the inconveniences that you were subjected to during your stay. Thank you very much for raising the issues that you have...More

    Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

    Fresh meals, great location easily accessible from Lilongwe or Blantyre. Excellent conference rooms and board rooms. Very friendly staff, good WIFI and superb rooms. Eating along the beach made the trip fun especially at night. Local traditional dances available on specific days and amazing local...More

    Thank ANDREW L
    Response from Sunbird-Malawi, Tamara Phiri - Guest Relations at Sunbird Nkopola LodgeResponded 28 December 2016

    Dear Andrew, Thank you for the amazing review of Sunbird Nkopola Lodge. We strive to serve you better, and it brings us great joy to know that you enjoyed your stay with us, and found the service to be exceptional. We do hope that you...More

    Reviewed 11 December 2016

    I stayed at this facility over the weekend of 10.12.2016 and had a fair experience. Due to being busy with a conference, I agreed to a standard room. Rooms are well maintained and functional. Although ESCOM had regular electricy outage, the generator managed to supply...More

    Thank Johan L
    Response from Sunbird-Malawi, Tamara Phiri - Guest Relations at Sunbird Nkopola LodgeResponded 13 December 2016

    Dear Johan, Thank you for your great review of the property (And the other Sunbird properties that you have visited). Your feedback is very important to us, and we appreciate the time that you have taken to let us know what you think. Please be...More

    Reviewed 25 May 2016 via mobile

    I always enjoy trips to Nkopola. A must visit place with top services,from the friendly staff and offcourse the beautiful views and chalets. It's definitely worth a visit and you won't regret the money spent.

    Thank Pempho N
    Response from Sunbird-Malawi, Tamara Phiri - Guest Relations at Sunbird Nkopola LodgeResponded 1 June 2016

    Dear Pempho, Thank you for your review on Sunbird Nkopola. We are very pleased to know that you enjoy your visits with us and we hope that you will be back to stay with us again soon. Kind regards.

    Reviewed 22 May 2016

    We attended a Rotary conference for 4 days. The conference facilities were excellent and the staff coped really well with meals for all the extra guests who were not staying on site. Our family room overlooked the lake and was very comfortable and clean. The...More

    Thank sandyzim
    Response from Sunbird-Malawi, Tamara Phiri - Guest Relations at Sunbird Nkopola LodgeResponded 24 May 2016

    Thank you very much for your great review on Sunbird Nkopola Lodge. It brings us great pleasure to know that you enjoyed your stay with us, including the rooms, and the boat ride. Hopefully, you will stay with us again soon and enjoy a Malawi...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Room Service
    • Breakfast included
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 128 - US$ 195 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 55
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    • Location
    • Malawi >
    • Southern Region >
    • Mangochi
    • Also Known As
    • Sunbird Nkopola Hotel Mangochi ,
    • Nkopola Lodge
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    Traveller (55)
    Pool & Beach (14)
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    Room Tips
    "Get one near the water"
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    "The lake front rooms are New, the round chalets are old"
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    "Room with a clear view of lake and away from generator"
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    "Ask for a studio room with an outlet straight onto the beach."
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