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Dedza Pottery Lodge

Dedza, Malawi
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May 7
May 8
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
Traveller (27)
Dining (4)
Room & Suite (4)
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Overview

  • Excellent23%
  • Very good43%
  • Average25%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“cheesecake” (11 reviews)
“hot water” (6 reviews)
“for sale” (2 reviews)
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Restaurant
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
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Reviewed 10 January 2017

Dedza pottery is worth the visit. Especially if it is on your route. Its not worth the detour though. The related camping is fine but basic, not too much shade. The restaurant was very nice and quite cheap. You could book the lodges in advance,...More

Thank Koen B
Reviewed 3 December 2016

We got the feeling that the Dedza Pottery Lodge has lost interest in providing accommodation and meals. The place is a bit tired and several of the staff quite surly which is very unusual in Malawi. The WiFi no longer works, the WC's in the...More

Thank ShropshireOldfart
Response from Tilele, Owner at Dedza Pottery Lodge

Thank you for your review and for staying at Dedza Pottery Lodge. We appreciate your feedback. Please allow me to offer my apologies for the poor levels of service which you experienced during your stay at our lodge. Unfortunately due to our location outside Dedza...More

Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

Dedza Pottery Lodge is a hidden gem. We only stayed one night, but had we known how wonderful it was, we would have stayed much longer. One can easily spend a lazy afternoon at the lodge. Arrive in time for lunch (it was the best...More

1  Thank Jorid_T
Reviewed 4 October 2016

We enjoy our stop a Dedza Pottery and looking at their fine ceramics. If you want you can order individually designed plates, cups etc and have them mailed home within a month. Very good value. We did not stay at the lodge but enjoyed coffee...More

1  Thank westerntraveler2013
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Beautiful location near Dedza Mountain. Dine inside or on the veranda. Everything that was ordered was fresh, attractively presented, and tasted wonderful. We dined there twice and both days were great. Be sure to try the apole pie and ice cream. Amazing! The pottery factory...More

2  Thank Dana E N
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Amenities
  • Top amenities
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Hotel Amenities
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Details
  • Price range
  • US$27 - US$51 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
  • Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Number of rooms
  • 6
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"Beautiful countryside setting, quiet location"
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"There are only 6 rooms - they all have the same view of the gardens and the mountains"
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"Room 6 is a 'superior' room, which was nice, but it was closest to the wood fire and smoke."
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"Lovely views but check out the mattresses"
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