Sunbird Hotels to run Chintheche Inn under concession

Written by  Barbra Mwandira

Sunbird Hotels—Malawi’s biggest hotel chain group with seven hotels and resorts- will run Chintheche Inn in Nkhata Bay under concession, Minister of Tourism, Environment and Wildlife Symon Vuwa Kaunda disclosed Saturday.

Part of Chintheche Inn. Pix by Mike Myers. Part of Chintheche Inn. Pix by Mike Myers.

Kaunda, who was at Chintheche trading centre to drum up support for the DPP-UDF Alliance presidential bid, said the Government –owned Inn will improve services at the facility and help break the circle of youth unemployment.


The Inn is located on the shores of Lake Malawi and seven kilometers south of Chintheche trading post.


It’s famed for its white sand beach and crystal clear water. It is one of the prime tourism spots in Malawi.


Tourism is touted as one of the industries that can rake in foreign exchange after tobacco, tea and sugar.

Get Your Newsletter