Sunbird Ku Chawe in Zomba

Sunbird Ku Chawe in Zomba

Basic Information about Sunbird Ku Chawe

Name Sunbird Ku Chawe
Location Zomba Plateau, Zomba
Phone +265 (0) 888 965 141
Email kuchawe@sunbirdmalawi.com
No. of Accommodation No. of Conference and Board Rooms Maximum Capacity
37 3 100

Sunbird Hotels & Resorts is Malawi’s leading hotel chain, with nine hotels across Malawi.

Sunbird is synonymous with Malawi’s hospitality industry and is a much-loved brand offering comfortable accommodation, excellent personalised service and fine cuisine that rivals international competitors.

Located on the edge of the Zomba Plateau at an altitude of 2,087m, Sunbird Ku Chawe is Malawi’s premier mountain resort, offering stunning panoramic views of the valley below.

Zomba was Malawi’s first capital until 1974, when the first president Dr. Hastings Kamuzu Banda moved the capital to Lilongwe.

The Zomba Plateau is ideal for hiking and the view of Zomba from the summit is so spectacular that during the colonial era it was described as ‘the best in the British Empire’.

Birdwatching is also a popular activity since the area is home to many colourful and vibrant bird species.

The Zomba Plateau can be visited on foot, by 4WD vehicle or mountain bike with guided tours.

Enjoy cascading waterfalls, fascinating giant butterflies and a variety of birds and animals.

All 37 en-suite rooms have modern facilities, including twin or king-size beds, air-conditioning, Wi-fi and satellite TV.

The hotel has a restaurant and bar that serves delicious a la carte dishes.

There is also a wonderful buffet dinner available in the evening.

For meetings and conferences, there are a total of 3 meeting rooms with abundant natural light and a maximum capacity of 250 people.

Sunbird Ku Chawe is a 20-minute drive from the town of Zomba, which has many historical attractions such as the Governor’s Palace and the Old Parliament House.

Malawi’s finest mountain resort awaits you.


Getting to Sunbird Ku Chawe