Tourism in Malawi: what you need to know

Find here all the information you need to plan your stay in Malawi. We have selected best things to do on site and around, retained hotels and quality accommodation, and gathered information to get there. This article is accompanied by several maps of Malawi.

Where to stay in Malawi

In Malawi accommodations are mostly hotels and the qualitative feeling is generally rather not bad. Be extremely vigilant: hotels in this category offer benefits that vary greatly from one institution to another . Prices may also vary: it would be a shame to pay a price for a hotel that is not great. So a tip: follow our hotel recommendations from this article to be sure to make the right choice!

The 5-star hotels in Malawi

In Malawi and in the immediate surroundings you will find two 5-star establishments: the President Walmont at Umodzi Park and the Makuzi Beach Lodge. The best choice will probably be President Walmont at Umodzi Park, an institution very correct. Consider also the Makuzi Beach Lodge, which is .

4-star hotels in Malawi

Looking for a good 4-star hotel in Malawi? By coming in Malawi you can find your happiness... or not. In general, the 4-star hotel offer is poor. We must be vigilant and carefully peel the comments of customers (the links in this article refer to the top rated hotels). Follow our advice to book the best!

You make good choice if you book at Sunbird Capital (one of the best option in Lilongwe), at Sogecoa Golden Peacock (a not perfect but rather correct establishment ) or at Crystal Apartments.

3-star hotels in Malawi

Good options are: Sunbird Ku Chawe (one of the best choices in Zomba), at Crown Lodge Lilongwe (a below the average establishment) or Cape Mac Lodge.

Questions and Answers

What is the best hotel in Malawi? The best place to stay in Malawi is at President Walmont at Umodzi Park in Lilongwe.

What is the best 5 stars hotel in Malawi? The best 5 stars hotel in Malawi is the Beach-side Cottage on Lake Malawi in Cape Maclear.

What is the best 4 stars hotel in Malawi? The best 4 stars hotel in Malawi is the Sunbird Capital in Lilongwe.

What is the best 3 stars hotel in Malawi? The best 3 stars hotel in Malawi is the Sunbird Ku Chawe in Zomba.

What is the best 2 stars hotel in Malawi? The best 2 stars hotel in Malawi is the Sunbird Lilongwe in Lilongwe.

What to do in Malawi

Among the other things to do in Malawi, we advise you to go to Lengwe National Park, Kasungu National Park, Cultural & Museum Centre Karonga and Lilongwe Hotel.

Museums in Malawi

In Malawi on rainy days, go to the museum. We especially recommend Cultural & Museum Centre Karonga.

Natural parks in Malawi

In Malawi visit in priority Lake Malawi National Park, Nyika National Park and Liwonde National Park.

Also be interested in Lengwe National Park and Kasungu National Park.

Maps of Malawi

Localisation of Malawi on a world map ©OpenStreetMap contributors

Regional map of Malawi ©OpenStreetMap contributors

Detailed location map of Malawi ©OpenStreetMap contributors

Photos of Malawi

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