The SpaceSpacious room for 1 or 2 persons in our house in the center of Lilongwe, capital of Malawi, the warm heart of Africa.
Double bed with square mosquito net. We are flexible and can arrange any type of furniture for long term residents if need be. Guest AccessLiving room, kitchen and bathroom with hot shower shared with 3 roomies. All kitchen equipment available. Fridge with freezer and stove/cooker with oven. Toaster, kettle, sandwich-maker, mixer, coffee plunger, bowls, etc. all available. Big surrounding garden, ideal for birders. Guests can have their own stuff growing or have projects on the site upon request. Ping pong table and guitar available. Car for shopping and other errands. We also have a water tank and wifi around the house. Interaction with GuestsWe can help you with all tips and tricks to ensure a pleasant stay in Malawi. Friendly housekeepers and easy going host. The NeighborhoodQuiet and green area but very centrally located, walking distance to shops, market, supermarket and restaurants. Getting AroundClose to public transport. There are several minibus depots in 10 min radius. The main bus depot in area 1 is a 20 minute walk. We also have a friend/taxi driver who can assist you for a local price! Other Things to NoteWe can help you with any kind of advice or information and introduce you into the Malawian life.
Social Tourism. Also note that you support the locals working on the premises. All revenue goes to the housekeepers, general costs and investments.
We have many books (travel guides) and maps about Southern Africa, Malawi and Lilongwe. During your stay you can plan your future travel.
We have a tailor working on the compound specialized in Malawian design using african fabric locally known as chitenge.
We have a number of board and card games including chess, boonanza, koehandel, machiavelli and carcasonne (with expansions).
The housekeeper is also managing a 'honesty bar'. You can get your refreshments without any hassle from his fridge in the living room.
Breakfast is not included if you stay more than 6 nights.
We have a huge water-tank (5000L) to supply water to the house during the ample water cuts Lilongwe is facing at present.
There is wifi internet in the house. Bit slow, but unlimited access.