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Sunbird Livingstonia Beach

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Overview
  • Excellent14%
  • Very good53%
  • Average23%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“lake malawi”(29 reviews)
“swimming pool”(10 reviews)
“senga bay”(8 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
2 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great potential in this place but basic things are lacking. The internet wifi is horrific. We loved the huts and sleeping under the mosquito net though we didn't see many mossies in July. The food is pretty average. The cleanliness of the place needs work,...More

Thank Mark G
Reviewed June 28, 2018

I used to come to Livingstonia with my family as a child, now living back in Malawi and working for a tour company that DOES sell this property I am considering withdrawing this from our list of selling properties. Excited for my return to Livingstonia...More

Thank Freelancecourt
Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

The geography is ultimately why we go to Salima. And on this front Livingstonia doesn't disappoint. It's made better by the layout and amience of the resort. It's organic, quaint and rustic while being modern well appointed. The staff can't do enough for you. The...More

Thank evan c
Reviewed April 13, 2018 via mobile

Visited this place on day trip to see Lake Malawi for lunch and to use the pool. This resort allows non guests to eat lunch at the restaurant, which was very affordable, and use the pool for 2000 kwatcha a person. Our lunch was good...More

Thank DoGoodBeGood
Reviewed February 2, 2018

This is a nicely built hotel in front of Lake Malawi. The facilities are nice and the beach is well kept. The food needs improvement. In addition, the electricity constantly goes off which makes it unbearable at night, specially if there are mosquitoes in your...More

Thank GarciaSA
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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Room Service
Free Internet
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Room Service
Wheelchair access
Dry Cleaning
Business Center with Internet Access
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Babysitting
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Details
Price range
$128 - $200 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
$128 - $200 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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Dining (39)
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Chola C
July 9, 2018|
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Response from evan c | Reviewed this property |
Hello, I'm sorry, I never actually had the buffet (my kids and some friends did). They all spoke highly of it. If I recall, the price is somewhere in the range of MWK15,000.00/person. If you do visit Salima then it's... More
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Dre A
January 15, 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
May 3, 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
"I like being on the beach in the huts though more expensive."
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"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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