Perfectly located on the hills of the spectacular Thyolo Mountain on the Satemwa Tea Estate in the Shire Highlands, this small lodge is surrounded by subtropical rainforests and offers comfortable accommodation in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere.
Chawani Bungalow Highlights
Chawani Bungalow is situated on the hills of the spectacular Thyolo Mountain on the Satemwa Tea Estate in the Shire Highlands in southern Malawi. Chawani Bungalow, a historic tea planter's bungalow, offers comfortable accommodation in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere surrounded by beautiful, subtropical rainforests on Satemwa Estate.
- With fire heated water system and screed floors, Chawani is typical of farm living and comfort.
- Surrounded by subtropical rainforests, which are home to a variety of endemic and special species of birds.
- Offers lodge accommodation as well as a self-catering option.
Chawani Bungalow Activities
Chawani Bungalow's unique location on Thyolo Mountain; surrounded by the protected evergreen forests offers visitors a variety of endemic and unique species of birds and offers a haven for bird lovers. Satemwa is a working tea estate and guests can visit the factory for tea tasting and a tour of the factory that produces some of Malawi's finest, export quality tea. Activities are at an additional cost and include horse riding, quad biking, mountain biking, clay pigeon shooting, fishing, as well as guided tours to visit local community projects and villages in the area.
Enjoy a 10 night classic tour of Malawi where you will transferred to your destinations via coach. Soak up the sun of the tranquil Lake Malawi, game spot in Liwonde National Park and Majete, uncover the marvels of the lush tea plantation region of the Shire Highlands; and get to know Malawi!
Malawi Self-Drive Adventure
Enjoy an 11 night self-drive adventure in a 4x4 vehicle - the best way to explore Malawi's hills, lakes and valleys. Spend time relaxing on a working tea plantation, go snorkelling in Lake Malawi and spot wildlife in the Majete Reserve.
Lake Malawi - Southern Lakeshore
This is itinerary is ideal for sun seekers and waterbabies. Stay on an uninhabited island in the middle of Lake Malawi, spend days in beach villas on the shores of the lake and explore the tropical fish of the southern regions of Malawi. The perfect way to spend 6 nights.
Mumbo Island Camp
Mumbo Island Camp is simply magnificent and offers an idyllic setting in Lake Malawi National Park. The focus at Mumbo Island Camp is on non-motorised water activities, which includes snorkelling, scuba diving, kayaking, nature trails and birding.