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Central African Wilderness Safaris Chintheche Inn

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great place for a 2 night break on a trip from Nyika plateau to Lliwonde National Park with Central African Wilderness Safaris. Good swimming in the lake and excellent food. Easy walk up the rift valley and fascinating visit to Bandawe school.More

Thank ammandaam
Response from Marketing M, Team at Central African Wilderness Safaris Chintheche InnResponded 6 days ago

Dear ammandaam, Thank you for taking the time to review Chintheche Inn! We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your time on the northern lakeshore and were able to visit Bandawe School and the surrounding area during your trip. Thank you for commending the...More

Reviewed April 1, 2018

This is an excellent place in Malawi. We arrived late after a long drive from Malawi and found the restaurant closed, but the staff made us sandwiches. and had personalized greeting cards on arrival :-)The views of Lake Malawi are fantastic and a provide good...More

Thank Robert K
Response from Marketing M, Team at Central African Wilderness Safaris Chintheche InnResponded April 2, 2018

Dear Robert K, Thank you so much for taking the time to share this delightful review of Chintheche Inn. It is a pleasure to hear that you had an enjoyable and memorable stay at the Inn and that you were able to relax and unwind...More

Reviewed January 6, 2018 via mobile

We arrived in pitch darkness in Chintheche after driving over 12 hrs. On arrival at 11pm, sadly yhe restaurant (and much needed bar), were closed. We opened the door to our rooms and smiled at the sight of toasted sandwiches left in our room with...More

Thank Madame_Trey
Response from Marketing M, Team at Central African Wilderness Safaris Chintheche InnResponded January 7, 2018

Dear Madame_Trey, Thank you very much for taking the time to post this wonderful review of Chintheche Inn. We are very happy to hear that you had a pleasant and memorable stay at the Inn and we are delighted that you were able to enjoy...More

Reviewed October 9, 2017

Nice little resort on the shores of Lake Malawi. Only 10 rooms or something so very intimate feeling. Room facing beach and lake with mini terrace in front of your room. Bathrooms a bit outdated . Excellent food. Some nights served on the candlelit beach....More

Thank DvA1966
Response from Marketing M, Team at Central African Wilderness Safaris Chintheche InnResponded October 9, 2017

Dear DvA1966, Thank you very much for sharing this lovely review of Chintheche Inn. We are very happy to hear that you had a pleasant and enjoyable getaway at the Inn and we are delighted that you were able to relax and unwind in our...More

Reviewed September 23, 2017 via mobile

Rooms are superb and well positioned close to the beach, food is amazing especially the steaks and fish are well prepared. Service Needs improvement our experience upon arrival was not as good, especially with front office.More

Thank Ethan R
Response from Marketing M, Team at Central African Wilderness Safaris Chintheche InnResponded September 26, 2017

Dear Ethan R, Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review of Chintheche Inn. We are very happy to hear that you were able to relax and unwind at our tranquil lakeside property and we really appreciate your kind remarks about...More

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"room 1 - this is basically 2 rooms, one with a double bed and the other with 2 singles. great if you are..."
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"All the rooms face the lake so which ever you choose doesn't really matter."
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"Wi-fi is available & fairly reliable (for Malawi) but limited coverage (only next to reception)."
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"All 10 rooms overlook the beach and lake"
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