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Mzuzu Hotel: Our full report
Sunbird Mzuzu Hotel is about 3.5km from Mzuzu's airport, and makes a convenient stop for travellers passing through the town.
It has 60 rooms including:
- 24 standard rooms
- 32 superior rooms
- 4 suites
All of them have en-suite bathrooms and also air-conditioning, television, telephone, mini-bar, tea/coffee making facilities and views over the tropical gardens or the greens of the adjacent Mzuzu Golf Club.
Within the hotel are a small bookshop, a hairdresser, the Nyika Coffee Shop, the Kaning'ina bar and the busy Choma Bar, with a pool table, television and discos every Friday and Saturday.
With two conference rooms (maximum 120 participants) and free parking, the Mzuzu is frequently used for local conferences and offers both secretarial services and WiFi internet. DHL offices, Air Malawi office and car hire are also on hand.
Directions: Mzuzu Hotel is located on the high rolling hills of Nyika Plateau about 370km from Lilongwe, 200km from Malawi's largest National Park, 120km from Livingstonia Mission, 100km from Chintheche's beaches, 90km from Vwaza Marsh Game Reserve and 3.5km from the Mzuzu Airport.
Food & drink
Food quality: Nyika Coffee Shop serves grills and snacks.
Further dining info: Yes
Special activities & services: Babysitting (advance notice)
Communications: In room telephone, WI-FI internet, email
TV & radio: Digital satellite television
Laundry facilities: Same-day dry cleaning
Money: Foreign currency can be exchanged at the banks.
Accepted payment on location: Visa, Dinners, American Express and MasterCard