The hotel is named after Nkosi Zwangendaba kaZiguda Jele Gumbi (c. 1785 – 1848)  the king of the Ngoni people for more than thirty years, from approximately 1815 to his death in 1848.  Zwangendaba was a leader of a section of the Ngoni people who broke away from the rule of Shaka the Zulu king.  Zwangendaba Hotels and Rosorts is  lavishly small appointed hotel in Songea whose in room facilities are at  par with the  most advanced boutique hotels.  

At Nkosi Zwangendaba, your comfort comes first. With its state-of-the-art facilities, Nkosi Zwangendaba  is the ideal destination for business and leisure travelers, and whatever your purpose of travel, an array of privileges awaits you.  Currently the Hotel offers B & B accommodation in a  stunning 9 fully operational guest rooms suited for your relaxation.  Food and beverages can be arranged on request. 

When fully completed by 2019  the hotel will have 11 ordinary   rooms,  two  furnished  One Bedroom Suite with kitchen and one furnished two bedroom Suite with kitchen  for short and long term staying guests. Distinctive style and luxury accommodations include custom duvets, clouds of pillows and  rich linens. Our  rooms are equipped with refrigerator, Tea/coffee making facilities, air condition, 43' Full HD LED  TV with DSTV satellite channels and Wi-Fi access is available to ensure your stay is comfortable; our trained staff will immediately attend to your needs. 

The hotel offers Wheelchair accessibility at the  main entrance,  a Complimentary Parking,  Doctor on call and  Car  rental services, Laundry and dry cleaning services.    At the moment Nkosi Zwangendaba  offers luxury boutique bed and breakfast accommodation only in the atmosphere of a genuine home away from home in Songea. By Christmas 2017 the hotel will open its  state of the art  restaurant and by 2019 it will open  a sports bar together with the rest of the Executive Rooms.  Our hotel offers complimentary on-site parking and airport/bus stand shuttle. Experience extraordinary service and true hospitality at Nkosi Zwangwendaba

Nkosi Zwangendaba  an elegant home-away from-home is conveniently located in the Songea’s prominent  Seed Farm Area within walking distance to the Songea – Tunduru Main Road and a mere 5 kms away from the CBD, and 15 kms from Songea Airport.

To experience luxurious comfort in Songea look no further than Nkosi Zwangendaba.  All  rooms, suites and furnished apartments are decorated with comfort and  elegance in mind, and whether it’s a short simple stay for leisure or business or even a longer stay,  Nkosi Zwangendaba will make you feel right at home, providing you with Treasured Time and value for your money. To ensure your comfort and health,  we have installed in our rooms king and super king beds that comes with orthopedic mattresses designed to  combat the problems one might experience with a bad back or joints and overall body disorders or deformities by providing a firm mattress which offers targeted, tailored support to  the joints, back.