Chikangawa, Northern Region, Malawi Accommodations

Accommodations in Chikangawa

3br Home/Apartment
  • Pets Allowed
  • Breakfast
  • Parking
The SpaceOur plantation is on the way between the capital Lilongwe and the main city in the North, Mzuzu. It is 3 hours from Lilongwe and hour from Mzuzu on the main M1 road. The nature, environment and flora and fauna of this unique place in Malawi. There are some species of orchids endemic only to this area and mushrooms during rainy season. See a working essential oil plantation and even get involved and see oil being extracted from our plants and trees. The house is very well finished and made from timber. It is raised on stilts creating a stunning view. The house has 3 bedrooms and sleeps 6 . There is room for campers too. The master bedroom is en-suite and there is another bathroom for the other two rooms. There is an open plan living room and kitchen, and your host Watson will see to your every need. He is an amazing cook so you can be adventurous! All cooking utensils, towels, sheets are there. Guest AccessAll areas of the house are accessible although wheel chair access may be difficult. Feel free to wander the plantation and go for walks, but make an appointment if you want to see the distillation plant with the Director there. Interaction with GuestsWe promote this as a retreat and a romantic place to be private and relax. We are nearby at the main office area. but leave you to enjoy your stay. You have a host who will look after you, cook and clean for you at the house and guides can be organized :) The NeighborhoodIts very remote, peaceful and African! Enjoy nature at its best. Getting AroundYou will need a car to get there and to travel around the vast plantation. You can get there in a saloon (if not raining) and certainly a 4x4. Travel 15km down the good dirt road to the HQ at the turnoff on the main M1 road. Other Things to NoteThe power runs of solar, batteries and an inverter so please only charge during the daytime, not overnight. There is a generator too for the evening if you like and tell the watchman when you want to switch it on and off. There is a TV and a hard drive with movies and instructions by the TV. There are board games and a fire. Ask your host to light for you. There is a dog and a cat but they can always stay at the HQ . Sam the dog loves to go for walks and may go out with you!