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Nkwichi Lodge

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Reviewed 2 October 2017

Getting to Nkwichi is not simple, but worth the trip! A magnificent white beach of the softest sand in the region greets you amid giant rock formations protruding from a crystal clear lake, filled with stunning tropical fish and surrounded by amazing bird life. Our...More

2  Thank vonkerk
Response from nkwichilodge, General Manager at Nkwichi LodgeResponded 3 October 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to write this. And yes, those who appreciate African travel appreciate Nkwichi even more.... It was a joy to have you here and see how you thoroughly basked in wellness... The whole team bids their salaams and...More

Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

Nkwichi Lodge is a perfect combination of opulent comfort and back-to-nature positive impact tourism that gives back to the community whose hospitality you are enjoying. Truly relaxing and with every comfort, the resort blends into its surrounding beautifully. The individual bungalows are huge and open...More

1  Thank Jonathan H
Response from nkwichilodge, General Manager at Nkwichi LodgeResponded 3 October 2017

Dear Jonathan, thank you very much for your eloquent feedback. Compliments from a connoisseur like yourself are truly motivational for us at Nkwichi as we strive to make our guests experience the true Africa. The Community aspect is our secret to succes as you saw...More

Reviewed 21 September 2017

Lago Niassa is still unexplored and it´s not easy to arrive, however it makes part of the experience of visiting a place still virgin and without tourists... and after this trip we arrive in the paradise, where Nkiwichi welcomes you in a lovely way since...More

Thank anaoliveira333
Response from nkwichilodge, General Manager at Nkwichi LodgeResponded 3 October 2017

Thank you Ana for your honest feedback. The days you had here were very diverse with you and Miguel even walking over to the Trusts' Community Festival in the next-door village! Thank you for your valuable advice and insights while at the lodge too. We...More

Reviewed 8 August 2017

Nkwichi is simply the best romantic get away my wife and I had.You cannot beat the setting in wilderness with its fine white sand beach and the sound of surfs. You can watch monkeys parade by, sitting on your front porch, a reminder you are...More

Thank mbunak
Response from nkwichilodge, General Manager at Nkwichi LodgeResponded 3 October 2017

Thank you so much for writing. Nkwichi is, as you know, not easy to get to, but once you are there one can fully enjoy Africa's purest spot! It was nice to see you enjoyed your photography and the snorkeling (we just had a census...More

Reviewed 20 July 2017

The most remote spot we've ever been to and yet we were looked after Royally! We enjoyed walking to the villages, seeing how Africa works in quiet serenity, exercising with hikes to the view site and canoeing on Lake Malawi The staff were amazing.More

1  Thank Glenda B
Response from nkwichilodge, General Manager at Nkwichi LodgeResponded 3 October 2017

Dear Glenda, it was lovely having you and your group at Nkwichi Lodge! Seasoned travelers like yourself know what to appreciate. So active! Staff remember you well and wish you well! The Lake is calmer now, so more canoeing can be done... Stay Hi to...More

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22 August 2016|
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Response from nkwichilodge | Property representative |
Hi. The water temperature of the lake would be around 30 degrees Celsius. I hope this helps with your planning.
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Sohail N
10 May 2015|
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Response from Spaul5 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Sohail, Happy to respond to an email. On the road this week, so Skype'll be tricky. Graham.
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Hussain217
20 March 2015|
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Response from nkwichilodge | Property representative |
Dear Hussain, The star bed location can be either on a rocky outcrop on the lake, atop a viewpoint overlooking the lake or on a private beach. The closest village to Nkwichi is around a 40 minute walk away, so there are not... More
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"taking the Ilala Ferry to Likoma Island and getting collected by lodge was recommended"
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