Sunbird Livingstonia Beach Hotel

Comfortable Lake Malawi accommodation at Senga Bay

A beach holiday on Lake Malawi can only be described as heavenly and just as magical as any island destination in the great Indian Ocean so choose the entertaining and picturesque Sunbird Livingstonia Beach Hotel if you want luxury accommodation on the Lake of Stars! Plenty of beach-style guest rooms provide comfy facilities for all water babies and sun worshippers on the shores of Senga Beach and only 5 km from Lizard Island.  Awe-inspiring Lake Malawi views and deals online with Voyage2Africa.

There is so much to do here at Sunbird Livingstonia Beach Hotel for those guests who love action and activity – a fitness centre, a swimming pool, a small curio shop, water sports galore, Lizard Island visits, hiking, bird watching and so much more. Chill out around the attractive and sociable bar and lounge area where two restaurants feed guests all kinds of snacks and main meals – including your complimentary fresh breakfast on the deck every morning. 

Retire at the end of long busy sunny days to your room, one of 32 airconditioned suites ranging from double rooms and luxury suites to family rooms and a chalet too. Enjoy comfortable décor, satellite TVs, ensuite showers, spacious bedrooms and lovely garden and lake views. 

There is always someone to assist you at this top hotel and there is always room service to order if you want to dine in privacy. Voyage2Africa includes Livingstonia Sunbird in its special package tours to Lake Malawi as a great base from which to explore the Lake, its islands and the surrounding game reserves.



Magnificently poised on the serene shores of Lake Malawi near Senga Bay, Salima, just 2 hours drive from Lilongwe International Airport, Sunbird Livingstonia Beach Hotel, formerly known as the Grand Beach Hotel, is the epitome of all things elegant. Find it centrally situated along the Lake of Stars, making it the ideal stopover on your itinerary between the northern and the southern shores.  

This incredible hotel reflects an old colonial-style architecture with white-washed walls, a long veranda with arches and pillars facing the garden and sunny rooms. It’s a stunning example of Lake Malawi accommodation in 32 tastefully furnished en-suite rooms, divided into 12 standard rooms, 6 superior rooms, 7 deluxe rooms, 3 family rooms, and 7 chalets mostly in rondavel style. All the rooms feature internet connectivity, air conditioning, and TVs with satellite channels. 

Guests at Sunbird Livingstonia Beach Hotel can choose to dine alfresco on the outdoor arched terraces or indoors in either of the two restaurants. Sip on post-dinner drinks at the pool bar or recline on the loungers by the poolside and admire the wonderful dazzling and serene Lake views.

Even business delegates can use this hotel for a luxury corporate meeting beside the stunning scenery and use the activities for their relaxation and team-building sessions. Conference facilities for 50 delegates include modern technology, Wi-Fi and flipcharts.  

This hotel in Salima is close to kayaking and boat tours, hiking, snorkelling, birding and lizard watching among other fun activities on nearby Namalenje and Heaven Islands. There is even a tennis court for a fun game of tennis with new friends!

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  • Bird watching
  • Nature walks 
  • Snorkelling, wakeboarding, sailing, boat trips, scuba diving
  • Visits to a local village
  • Cycling


  • Accommodation 
  • Breakfast
  • Activities

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  • 35 tastefully furnished en-suite rooms: 12 standard rooms, 6 Superior rooms, 7 Deluxe rooms, 3 Family rooms, and 7 Chalets
  • 2 dining venues 
  • Bar
  • Swimming pool
  • Water sport facilities
  • Gym
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Campsite
  • Tennis court


  • Ideal stopover hotel for travellers exploring both the northern and southern shores of Lake Malawi 
  • Positioned on 1 km of beautiful, white sandy beach with a swimming pool, bar and two restaurants. 
  • A wide range of exciting activities including a gym, water sports and drives to see the rest of the Lake.
  • A wide range of 32 different rooms for all requirements including honeymoon and family suites.

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