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    Ngala Beach Lodge

    Main Road | Ngala, 15km north of Dwangwa, Nkhata Bay, Malawi
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          Reviewed 4 days ago

          What a wonderful stay we had. Will start by saying that we had the BEST omelette here in all the many places we stayed in Malawi. Sandi and Chris are great hosts - the setting is just perfect but the highlight of our stay was...More

          Thank mysterymoose
          Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

          My husband and I visited Ngala Beach Lodge over a Bank Holiday weekend with a friend. Welcomed by Sandi and Chris to this beautiful place....easy to find, 3.5 hour drive from Lilongwe. Very peaceful and restful. I slept in til 8.30am it was so quiet....More

          Thank Judy186525
          Reviewed 28 April 2017

          We stayed her for three days as part of a Nomad tour. The rooms are very large with plenty of height, very clean and well furnished. The lodge is set in extensive gardens, has a swimming pool and a good beach front on the lake....More

          Thank Mike S
          Reviewed 14 March 2017

          In the unique watery world of Lake Malawi, I discovered an oasis of lush calm within a three- hour drive of Malawi’s capital city, Lilongwe. Ngala Beach lodge, where relaxation is a by-product of the owners’ Chris and Sandy’s laid-back approach, is set amongst beautiful...More

          Thank Jacinta W
          Response from NgalaBeach, Owner at Ngala Beach LodgeResponded 7 April 2017

          Hi Jacinta, Thanks very much for your kind review, we really appreciate you taking the time to put down your thoughts. We hope to host you again soon.

          Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

          Stayed here only one night, unfortunately! The manager Kevin is such a good guy and taking super good care of the guests. The owners are always around and will help with any problem. All my questions about Malawi were answered :) wish we could have...More

          Thank Tom G
          Response from NgalaBeach, Owner at Ngala Beach LodgeResponded 7 January 2017

          Hi Tom, Thanks so much for your positive review. Hope you manage to get back someday. All the best on your future travels! Chris

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          • Pool
          • Free Parking
          • Restaurant
          • Beachfront
          • Free Internet
          • Bar/Lounge
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          • Pool
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          • Bar/Lounge
          • Golf Course
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          • US$186 - US$190 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 11
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          • Northern Region >
          • Nkhata Bay
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          "Family chalet overlooking the beach was stunning"
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