Pakachere Backpackers Lodge


Off Kufa road, Zomba, Malawi

ExcellentBased on 28 reviews


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About Pakachere Backpackers Lodge

Pakachere Backpackers Lodge is located in Zomba and offers guests free Wi-Fi. It also offers meeting rooms, massage services and bicycle rental.

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To Downtown

0.5 mi




Check-in time

2:00 PM

Check-out time

12:00 PM


Free Wi-Fi


Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.

Payment & Cancellation

Policies vary by room type and provider.

Front desk number

+265 882 85 80 89

Amenities at Pakachere Backpackers Lodge

Top Features

Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly


  • Window
  • Non-smoking rooms available
  • Entire unit wheelchair accessible
  • Reading light
  • Terrace/Patio
  • Family rooms
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fan
  • Grill
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Laundry facilities
  • Packed lunches
  • Shared bathroom
  • Garden view
  • Room service
  • Smoke alarms
  • Shower
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • First-aid kit
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • Socket near the bed
  • Bathtub
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Body soap
  • Lockers
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Mosquito net
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Mountain view
  • Tile/marble floor
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Toilet
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Toilet paper
  • Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
  • Thermometers for guests provided by property
  • Towels/sheets (extra fee)
  • Clothes rack
  • Trash cans
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Guests can opt-out of accommodation cleaning
  • Free parking
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Desk
  • Private bathroom
  • Garden
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Designated smoking area
  • Storage available
  • Private parking


  • Hiking
  • Massage
  • Bicycle rental
  • Fishing
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Golf
  • Cycling
  • Darts
  • Evening entertainment
  • Cooking classes
  • Horse riding
  • Tennis
  • Indoor play area
  • Kids' outdoor play equipment


  • Wake-up service
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Tour desk
  • Face masks for guests available
  • 24-hour security
  • Airport shuttle

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Reviews for Pakachere Backpackers Lodge

GreatBased on 28 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • Staff was friendly and helped arrange tours/transportation. (in 11 reviews)
  • "Lovely atmosphere, food, staff, tidiness." (in 11 reviews)
  • Free tea/coffee and free wifi. (in 3 reviews)
Cons -
  • "Wifi pretty hopeless, even by Malawi hostel standards." (in 1 review)

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FAQs when booking at Pakachere Backpackers Lodge

Is Pakachere Backpackers Lodge considered pet-friendly?

Pakachere Backpackers Lodge welcomes most household pets.

What is the Pakachere Backpackers Lodge phone number?

For questions about Pakachere Backpackers Lodge and your reservation, contact the front desk directly at +265 882 85 80 89.

Does Pakachere Backpackers Lodge have Wi-Fi available?

Yes, Pakachere Backpackers Lodge has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

What is the check-out time at Pakachere Backpackers Lodge?

12:00 PM is the check-out time at Pakachere Backpackers Lodge. Late check-out may be available, but needs to be agreed with the hotel.

How much does it cost to stay at Pakachere Backpackers Lodge, Zomba?

Prices at Pakachere Backpackers Lodge will vary depending on when you plan to stay and what room type you require. The average nightly room price recently has been $33, though some users have found rates as low as $32. To see prices for your dates, enter them in the form above.

Is there a restaurant at Pakachere Backpackers Lodge?

There is a restaurant located in Pakachere Backpackers Lodge. Please contact them for kitchen hours. A bar is also available on-site.

Does Pakachere Backpackers Lodge have a laundry service?

Yes, there are laundry services usually available at Pakachere Backpackers Lodge, Zomba.