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Wiltshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Friendly and helpful staff in this relatively inexpensive guest house, a table for our takeaway was made available in the dining room on the first night by Veronique, Zino, the owner recommended and booked us a table in a very good Indian restaurant and exchange money for us. Large and comfortable rooms with bathrooms and private area to sit outside....

1Thank Elizabeth M
Zino M, Owner at Leslie Lodge, responded to this review

We at Leslie Lodge thank you for a such a positive review and we are glad that all 3 couples enjoyed your stay. Our aim is exactly that to offer a top class service and inexpensive cost.

Reviewed 3 September 2016

A great choice for our first stay on our Malawi trip. Zino Michael the new owner was away, having just become a new dad! But we were very well looked after by Veronica. Very spacious en suite rooms all looking on to their own bit of the lovely garden with the added interest of two Duiker deer. Zino introduced himself...

1Thank Andrew M
Zino M, Owner at Leslie Lodge, responded to this review

We appreciate your excellent review and you that you checked out as a happy customer.

Jackson, Tennessee
Reviewed 8 June 2016

We had two rooms from May 23-28. One for my husband and I, and the other for our daughters, age 19 and 16. The new Lodge owner, Zino, was very helpful and friendly. We had several conversations with him and he took great interest in why our family was visiting Blantyre. He set up a water and land safari for...

2Thank Sherry T
Zino M, Owner at Leslie Lodge, responded to this review

We at Leslie Lodge had great pleasure in accommodating you and your family. We appreciate your kind and positive review.

Oxford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 April 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed a return visit to Leslie Lodge this week. Quiet and peaceful with a great view from the gardens. The staff were very friendly and helpful. Looking forward to coming back on our next visit. Continental breakfast with cooked breakfast on request in advance. Safes in each room. Also a good location for visitors to nearby Beit Cure hospital,...

Thank G L
Pretoria, South Africa
Reviewed 13 April 2016 via mobile

What a fantastic place to stay! The rooms are superb, dstv, aircon, stocked fridge, great table to work at, your own courtyard with garden table and chairs. Very spacious and just has all that you would want or need. The staff are very friendly and helpful. This place far exceeds some of the 4 star places that I have stayed...

1Thank Dave1135
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 March 2016

Second time there but always hoping for more occasions. Always friendly & helpful staff at any time of day or night. Just like coming home and do hope to go there again. Everything needed is arranged for you at request. Just about to change hands and therefore our very best wishes and hopes for the future for those taking over...

2Thank asquill
Cardiff, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 February 2016 via mobile

I have just returned from a work trip to Blantyre, where I stayed at Leslie Lodge. This was a second visit and everything was just as good as last time. Lynne and Ray are so helpful and welcoming and the staff are wonderful. I was in a different room this time but it was just as perfect for my needs....

1Thank Lioux11
Doha, Qatar
Reviewed 18 December 2015

I stayed for four days at Leslie Lodge and it was an all around great experience. First of all my room (no. 4) was large and very comfortable and very attractively decorated. It had enough space to include the beds as well as furniture to create a sitting area. The bathroom was large and nicely appointed and there was a...

1Thank DohaInternational
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 6 December 2015

A group of us recently spent a number of nights in this very peaceful, charming lodge while working in the adjacent College of Medicine. Lynne is a most hospitable host and the staff are charming. Good breakfasts, spotless clean rooms with AC and good WiFi (you must pay for this but it works very well) Rooms have kitchenettes if you...

1Thank Patricia E
Reviewed 23 November 2015

I had a couple of nights at Leslie lodge recently, a very comfortable and large room and more importantly a comfortable bed, Satellite TV, small kitchenette. Nice breakfast room looking onto a well manicured garden complete with resident antelope. Great service, very friendly owners and staff. WiFi is paid for but works efficiently. I normally stay in Ryalls when I'm...

1Thank Andy W

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Meeting Rooms
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Leslie Lodge is a highly reputable12 bedroom, well-established luxury Bed & Breakfast Lodge located in the heart of Blantyre. It is 1.5kms from the Centre of Blantyre, and walking distance from the College of Medicine and Queen Elizabeth Hospital. It is more than your average bed & breakfast, as our aim is to create a HOME-AWAY-FROM-HOME environment. You can start off the day with an excellent fresh continental breakfast with cooked breakfast available to order. You can relax and unwind upon returning to your en-suite fully furnished room with your very own private patio and garden, with a fully stocked minibar, WIFI Internet access and DSTV satellite channels on offer. 10 of the 12 rooms even offer self-catering facilities. With lunch & 3-course evening meals available, Leslie Lodge is the ideal choice for both business professionals on short or long stays, and tourists on the go. The professional staff aims to attend to your every need in a relaxed, warm environment and hope to help you start the day right at breakfast and unwind after a busy day in the evening. The property is surrounded by luscious, tropical gardens that create a peaceful relaxing environment, and are even home to a pair of beautiful duikers. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Leslie Lodge

Address: 2 Leslie Road | Mount Pleasant, Blantyre, Malawi
Region: Malawi > Southern Region > Blantyre
Price Range: €71 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 12
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“Choose rooms in the new section adjoining the garden and swimming pool”
 of 5 bubbles khursheedd, 4 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room with a garden or a garden view.”
 of 5 bubbles A_l_e_c_s_reviews, 29 Oct 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms are great.”
 of 5 bubbles ColleenSholto, 19 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Each room is very private”
 of 5 bubbles E7275YEelizabethm, 13 Sep 2016 | Read review
“I think they are all beautiful and quiet but I liked mine (no. 4).”
 of 5 bubbles DohaInternational, 18 Dec 2015 | Read review
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