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Welcome to Mvuu Lodge in Liwonde National Park

AboutMvuu Lodge

Lagoon setting just off the Shire River, give Mvuu Lodge a stunning setting, attracting a great variety of Liwonde National Park's game to the doorstep. Guests are treated to game viewing experiences from 3 angles - boating, game drives and walking safaris.

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Key facts of Mvuu Lodge

Open All Year
Country Malawi
National Park Liwonde National Park
Accommodation 8 spacious safari tents
Policy Minimum 6 years

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Mvuu Lodge is set on a lagoon, just off the Shire River in Liwonde National Park. The Park has recently come under the management of African Parks who have reintroduced varies game species, so guests are set to enjoy some great diversity of game viewing along with excellent birding.

Accommodation is in 8 spacious tents, including a honeymoon suite. Each of these has a private viewing platform across the lagoon. 3 tents also include a plunge pool.
The main lounge area is raised to give impressive long-views across the Shire.

En suite
Plunge Pool
Honeymoon suite
No WiFi
Limited phone reception

Each spacious tent is en suite and overlooks a lagoon. A private deck affords each tent extra privacy and game viewing opportunities across the lagoon.

Mvuu Lodge tent deck
  • River Safaris

    Enjoy boating on the Shire River, taking in the scenery, game and wonderful birding.

  • Nature Walks

    Get closer to nature with safari walks, see all the smaller elements of nature.

  • Game Drives

    Liwonde has great diverse landscapes which can be explored onboard a game viewing vehicle.

Wildlife includes large numbers of elephants, buffalo, hippos, and crocodiles as well as kudu, sable, and bushbuck. A healthy population of rhinos were reintroduced by African Parks in 2019, adding on to the diversity of game found here. Predators include leopards (not frequently seen), hyena and in most recent years cheetah and lions have also been reintroduced by African Parks. As the population of both cheetah and lion start to increase, sightings are also on the rise.

Liwonde has over 400 bird species including Pel’s fishing owl, palmnut vulture, Livingstone’s flycatcher, and Boehm’s bee-eater – birders paradise!

8 spacious tents overlooking a lagoon, 1 of which is a honeymoon suite. 3 of the tents have private plunge pools.

Mvuu Lodge tent interior

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