Lotus Hotel is famed as one of the leading hotels in Blantyre, offering a myriad of services to the discerning business and leisure traveler and is centrally located with close proximity to downtown and has 37 well-appointed rooms and suite rooms decorated in earthy tones which undoubtedly make our distinguished guests feel at home whilst away from home.

Simply start your day with a hearty nutritious breakfast in the “Cinnamon Grill Restaurant” a stylish and yet a relaxed atmosphere. The Restaurant is ideal for business brunches, lunches or lavish dinners diligently prepared keeping your special guests in mind. Our culinary perfectionists specialize in internationally influenced and innovative menus prepared with the best fresh local ingredients.

Lotus Hotel has one of the largest and premier meeting and event venues that can hold up to 400 guests at a time for hosting prestigious corporate and social events and can be customized to meet the unique needs of any fastidious event or meeting planner and our team is well trained and ready to help you transform each and every function of yours into a unique and memorable event.

The hotel boasts of a swimming pool and Jacuzzi to relax and loosen up with the inclusion of a well-equipped in house gym for the fitness enthusiast who desire to engage in casual exercise as well as for those who are after a more serious workout.



The Mangunda River Cruise allows you to enjoy a visually enlightening cruise through Liwonde National Park, where one may experience abundant wildlife and picturesque scenery. When planning

Majete Wildlife Reserve

Majete Wildlife Reserve – 70 Km – 1 ½ hrs drive from Blantyre

Majete Wildlife Reserve is a unique conservation and tourist destination for all visitors. The

Mulanje & Thyolo

Mulanje & Thyolo – Blantyre to Thyolo 43. 6 Km 1 hr drive, Thyolo to Mulanje 44 Km 1 hr drive

The trip to Mulanje and Thyolo

Zomba Town

Zomba – 68 Km – 1 hour drive from Balntyre

Zomba was the capital of British Central Africa and then Nyasaland before the establishment of the Republic


Conference Hall

Swimming Pool



Conference Hall


Always Safe at Hotels and Resorts by Serendib

At Hotels and Resorts by Serendib, the health, safety and well-being of our guests, our employees and community are of the highest priority to us. You can take comfort in knowing that we have escalated our health and safety precautions to ensure that everything we do meets or exceeds the guidelines set forth by the Ministry of Health. We will continue to elevate those procedures as best practices evolve.

Where necessary, we have modified our operation to enhance cleanliness and promote appropriate social distancing. There are some services and amenities that we have temporarily suspended pending future guidance from health authorities.

Those changes include the following:

  • All of our employees will wear masks and other appropriate PPE
  • Our guestrooms will be cleaned prior to your arrival. Our housekeeping team will be provided the appropriate PPE at all times
  • We will properly sanitize all public spaces on a consistent basis
  • We will create appropriate social distancing guidelines in all public areas and ask for your support in following them
  • We will follow maximum occupancy restrictions in public space
  • We will provide hand sanitizing stations throughout the property
  • We will provide a contact less check-in/check-out experience
  • We will have masks available for guests if needed
  • All employees will be retrained on strict, new guidelines for safety and hygiene
  • Temperature checks will be conducted on all employees before they are allowed to begin work

Though we may appear different, the same genuine hospitality you’ve known and love remains

We look forward to welcoming you back to Serendib Hotels and Resorts soon!