Welcome to Chawani Bungalow

Chawani Bungalow

Chawani is located within the working fair trade tea estate of Satemwa. Set amidst the rolling tea fields, Chawani is tucked into an idyllic corner of the estate surrounded by a stunning garden backing onto the tea fields. Chawani Bungalow is available on a self-catering rate and is ideal for families or groups.

Sited on the slopes of Thyolo Mountain, this historic tea planter’s bungalow is a relaxed, family friendly retreatsurrounded by lush subtropical rainforests on Satemwa Estate. With its beautiful manicured gardens and panoramicviews – Chawani has been sensitively refurbished to retain the rustic character and charm which have made this
property enormously popular with visitors to the highlands for decades. An informal retreat in an idyllic settingprovides a perfect base for families or friends wishing to discover the magical surroundings and history of the TeaEstate.
Rooms Description
Decorated in rustic Edwardian style, bedrooms 2-4 share one bathroom with a bathtub and one bathroom with ashower. The Kitchen has fridges and a big, deep freezer, plus a gas cooker. Cutlery, pots and pans are supplied forguests to use. Besides, it has a comfortable dinning room, lounge and veranda. Two staff members are also there to
look after guests, to clean the house and can also assist with basic cooking.
The house has 4 bedrooms available:
A double bed and one single bed (plus one baby cot), it is en suite with bath and shower
Two single beds (close together) and one additional single bed
Two single beds (close together)
One double bed
Other facilities: Baby Cot/Crib Available, Car Parking, First Aid Kit, Wheelchair access
Meals are also available at Huntington House which is a 10 minute walk away (booking in advance is required),
Pets are allowed.
Rates Include:
The house is rented on a daily basis for exclusive use of the entire property. Guests are reminded that Chawani is an old property and is not a luxurious house but enjoys rustic charm and comforts. The rate includes all bed linen & towels, use of cutlery, crockery and kitchen equipment, daily house keeping staff, fire wood, water and electricity.
For bookings made more than 60 days from date of arrival a 20% deposit is required, with the remaining balance due 60 days before arrival.
For bookings made less than 60 days from date of arrival, full payment is required. 
Cancellations will be processed as follows:
14 days prior to arrival- 100% cancellation fee.
14-30 days prior to arrival- 50% cancellation fees.
30+ days prior to arrival- admin fee of US$50.


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