Palmwood Lodge, an oasis on the outskirts of Lusaka, the busy Zambian capital, is a tranquil haven with lush manicured gardens in a serene environment. Established in 1998, the hotel has 44 guest rooms, four conference rooms and two restaurants with a 24/7 reception, WiFI, restaurant, room service, lounge and bar.
Once customers enter the retreat, strolling through the five hectares of garden, featuring an outdoor pool and a stunning variety of trees including palms and flowers, they forget that they are indeed in the city, or conveniently located near the Airport which is just 13 km away. The rooms and suites are all nestled within, giving guests a feeling that they are in the countryside. They are accessed through a private entrance and feature furnished patios, flat-screen satellite TV’s, air-conditioning, work desks, ironing facilities and refrigerators.
“Our beautiful and evergreen gardens offer an excellent venue for exclusive concerts and weddings; we also provide entertainment areas for private parties, swimming pool and a children’s playground”, owner Mabel Sissing says.
Admired by Booking.com reviewers, Palmwood Lodge’s pleasant staff offers its guests a peaceful and quiet place, with an exotic touch and a superb cuisine in a fresh and clean environment.
“For those that have a passion for fishing and angling, they are most welcome to visit our sister resort, the luxurious Matoya Fishing Lodge which is located 600km from Lusaka.This guarantees to be a trip that meets and exceeds all your expectations. Our amazing team takes extra care that every detail of your trip is carefully tailored and executed. Our staff focus on your entire end-to-end experience and are renowned for being friendly, accommodating and intuitive of your every need”, the owner points out, adding that additional information of the luxurious lodge is available at www.matoyalodge.com.
Interested in attracting more international visitors, especially from Europe, Mable Sissing explains that “Zambia is probably one of the safest countries to visit in Africa, with a stable and democratic political system. We have some of the world’s most amazing tourist attractions, including the Victoria falls which will leave visitors with a beautiful and unforgettable footprint of experience. When you are in Lusaka and you feel you need a relaxing environment, offering peace and quiet after your spectacular tour of beautiful Zambia, Palmwood Lodge is here waiting for you. Our guests that have enjoyed the Palmwood Lodge experience always return. So, come over and spoil yourself too, as our slogan says, ‘a fine retreat’.”