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Sunbird Livingstonia Beach

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  • Excellent15%
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  • Average23%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Our arrival at the hotel did not start well as the room we booked were given to other visitors, despite us requesting the specific room. However, the manager, Nedson, went out of his way to sort out another room for us. We had a wonderful...More

Thank J L
Response from Sunbird-Malawi, Tamara Phiri - Guest Relations at Sunbird Livingstonia BeachResponded 30 December 2016

Thank you for your great review of Sunbird Livingstonia Beach. We apologize for the mishap with the room that you had initially booked, but we are glad that you enjoyed your stay with us. Looking forward to seeing you back in 2017! Kindest regards.

Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Had a great time and loved the food,was so stuffed didn't manage to snorkel 🙈. Beautiful view of the lake and clear clean water. Only thing I didn't like was that we paid for a boat cruise for 2 and instead we were about 7...More

Thank Dingase M
Response from Sunbird-Malawi, Tamara Phiri - Guest Relations at Sunbird Livingstonia BeachResponded 29 December 2016

Dear Dingase, Thank you for taking time to review your visit with us at Sunbird Livingstonia Beach. We are glad you enjoyed staying with us, and we would like to apologize for the inconvenience caused with the boat ride. As such, we would like offer...More

Reviewed 11 December 2016

I stayed at this facility on the weekend of 4.12.2016 and had a very nice time. Staff are helpful with a prestine beach. Watersports and activities are available at reasonable prices. Food and accommodation is over priced as in all the Sunbird hotels. Menu is...More

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Response from Sunbird-Malawi, Tamara Phiri - Guest Relations at Sunbird Livingstonia BeachResponded 13 December 2016

Dear Johan, Thank you very much for your review of Sunbird Livingstonia Beach. We are glad you had a great stay while you were with us, and we have taken note of the issues you have mentioned in your review. Hoping to see you back...More

Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Very poor service takes tooo long for the food to come on your table. Waiters are very lazy. Needs some management. Very poor indeed. Waited one hour just for my sandwich. And when it came was very cold and inedible. Must improve otherwise all other...More

Thank Jelani M
Response from Sunbird-Malawi, Nedson Chikuta - General Manager at Sunbird Livingstonia BeachResponded 9 November 2016

Dear Jelani M. Thank you very much for the feedback on your stay with us at Sunbird Livingstonia Beach. I am grateful for your comments as such information enables us to continually monitor and improve service we are offering. Please be assured, I have reviewed...More

Reviewed 23 October 2016

This hotel is a pleasant surprise on the shores of Lake Malawi. It's an adequate accommodation in terms of the size and cleanliness of the rooms. Our room (220) had it's own balcony right on the beach so that we could rest there in the...More

Thank Victoria N
Response from Sunbird-Malawi, Tamara Phiri - Guest Relations at Sunbird Livingstonia BeachResponded 24 October 2016

Dear Victoria, Thank you very much for your great review of the resort! We are glad that you found everything to your liking, except for the glitches with the internet. We have been sorting this problem out, and we are sure that you will have...More

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Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Room Service
Free Internet
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Room Service
Dry Cleaning
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Babysitting
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Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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US$139 - US$257 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$139 - US$257 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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Dre A
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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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3 May 2016|
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Hello Megan, May you please send us your email address so that we can get back to you?
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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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