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Lotus by Serendib

3 out of 5

3.8/5 Good

Guests rated this property 4.0/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Parking included
  • Restaurant
  • Business services
  • Bar

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitizer provided
  • Personal protective equipment

Explore the area

    Popular LocationSt. Michael and All Angel's Church9 min drive
    Popular LocationKamazu Stadium15 min drive
    Popular LocationMuseum of Malawi15 min drive
    AirportBlantyre (BLZ-Chileka Intl.)27 min drive

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Deluxe Room

  • 377.00 sq ft
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Double Bed

Superior Room

  • 377.00 sq ft
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed


  • 484.00 sq ft
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 King Bed and 1 Twin Bed

About this area


Lotus by Serendib is located in Blantyre. Local points of interest include St. Michael and All Angel's Church, Kamazu Stadium, and Museum of Malawi.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • St. Michael and All Angel's Church - 9 min drive
  • Kamazu Stadium - 15 min drive
  • Museum of Malawi - 15 min drive
  • Satemwa Tea Estate - 62 min drive

Getting around

  • Blantyre (BLZ-Chileka Intl.) - 27 min drive


  • L'Hostaria — 18 min walk
  • Oriental Lodge & restaurant — 3 min drive
  • Gelato Carnival — 4 min drive
  • Jungle Pepper pizza — 4 min drive
  • La Caverna & Cafe Mandala — 4 min drive

About this property

Lotus by Serendib

3-star hotel with free breakfast and restaurant
Along with a restaurant, this smoke-free hotel has a bar/lounge and concierge services. Free buffet breakfast, free WiFi in public areas, and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include a 24-hour front desk. All 21 rooms provide conveniences like refrigerators and coffee makers, plus WiFi and flat-screen TVs. Other amenities available to guests include room service, showers, and free toiletries.
Lotus by Serendib offers 21 accommodations with coffee/tea makers and complimentary toiletries. Flat-screen televisions are featured in guestrooms.

Bathrooms include showers. In-room wireless Internet access is available for a surcharge. Housekeeping is provided daily.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property

Social distancing

Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Hand sanitizer provided
Individually-wrapped food options available through room service
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: WiFi (USD 5 per day)
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking on site
  • Roundtrip airport shuttle (surcharge)

Food and drink

  • Free buffet breakfast available daily 6:30 AM–9:30 AM
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar
  • Room service available

Family friendly

  • Refrigerator


  • No elevators

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Luggage storage

Languages spoken

  • English

Business services

  • Meeting rooms


  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities


  • Free toiletries
  • Shower


  • Flat-screen TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Electric kettle
  • Refrigerator

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Check-in from 2:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 11:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available
Cribs (infant beds) are not available

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: USD 5 per day (rates may vary)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted

Property is also known as

Lotus Serendib Hotel Blantyre
Lotus Serendib Hotel
Lotus Serendib Blantyre
Lotus Serendib
Lotus by Serendib Hotel
Lotus by Serendib Blantyre
Lotus by Serendib Hotel Blantyre

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Lotus by Serendib and receive a full refund?
Yes, Lotus by Serendib offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Lotus by Serendib cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at Lotus by Serendib?
As of Apr 19, 2021, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Lotus by Serendib on Apr 21, 2021 start from $120, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Is Lotus by Serendib pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at Lotus by Serendib?
Self parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at Lotus by Serendib?
Check-in is from 2:00 PM - 11:00 PM. After-hours check-in is not available.
What time is check-out at Lotus by Serendib?
Check-out is at 11:00 AM.
Does Lotus by Serendib provide a shuttle to the airport?
Yes, there's an airport shuttle.
Where is Lotus by Serendib located?
Situated in Blantyre, this hotel is 2.6 mi (4.1 km) from St. Michael and All Angel's Church and within 6 mi (10 km) of Kamazu Stadium and Museum of Malawi. Satemwa Tea Estate is 27.5 mi (44.3 km) away.

Overall score and ratings



Rating 5 - Excellent. 1 out of 4 reviews
5 - Excellent 25%
Rating 4 - Good. 1 out of 4 reviews
4 - Good 25%
Rating 3 - Okay. 2 out of 4 reviews
3 - Okay 50%
Rating 2 - Poor. 0 out of 4 reviews
2 - Poor 0%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 4 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

3/5 Okay

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service
Stayed 14 nights in Oct 2019

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
It's very nice place to stay
It's amazing. Rooms are large size and very comfertable to stay
Stayed 3 nights in Aug 2019

4/5 Good

Business traveler
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
I liked the the room setup and the gardening around the property
Stayed 1 night in Apr 2019

3/5 Okay

Liked: Staff & service
Disliked: Room comfort
Hotel location and value
Hotel is located far from city center and in residential area. The beds are very hard and feels as it's the box spring without a mattress. The shower flow is very poor. The price was way too high for what was offered.
Stayed 1 night in Jun 2018

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