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Hotel Masongola

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  • Excellent0%
  • Very good17%
  • Average43%
  • Poor29%
  • Terrible11%
17 Jul 2017
“Historic, but run-down hotel”
9 Jul 2017
“Could be so much better”
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Reviewed 13 April 2018

Since my last visit, this place has gone downhill noticeably. While the bar used to be a pleasant place before, it is now a depressing and shabby place. The internet never worked while I was here and the generator did not work when the power...More

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Reviewed 17 July 2017

This property was the residence of the Governor of Nyasaland for a brief time during the late eighteen hundreds. The property is fairly charming, with verdant gardens, and great view of Zomba Plateau above. The rooms themselves were... adequate..., lacking good curtains. Although we were...More

1  Thank Danganya
Reviewed 9 July 2017

Masongola should be a really great hotel. The building has lots of character, it's situated in a great spot just under the cliff-face of the plateau. The gardens and trees are lovely, and the lively baboons are fun to watch. Unfortunately It's been neglected and...More

1  Thank Tommy E
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

To be fair, at the outset I should say we didn't stay here. We visited the Hotel Masongola for a drink one evening, during a power cut, having eaten at the neighbouring Annie's Lodge.If you're a fan of 70's horror classic 'The Shining' then visit...More

1  Thank LS13
Reviewed 4 April 2016

Worth a visit but not a stay, a great let down as this was once the place to stay. Rooms tired and grubby, dingy corridors. Dining room and food both lacking in character, in fact had no character. The whole place is in terminal decline.Has....More

1  Thank Ewood2014
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US$34 - US$45 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$34 - US$45 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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