Situated on the Northern Lakeshore, one of the finest of the Lake Malawi hotels. Approximately 3 hours drive or a 50min flight North of Lilongwe between Salima and Nkhata Bay. Ngala Lodge is one of the few places on the lake that offers a view of both sunrise and sunset over the water. The whole property provides a feeling of peace and tranquility which will wash over you. The lodge is s only 400 meters off the Main Road, situated 15 kilometres north of Dwangwa.
Feel a “home from home” atmosphere coupled with the highest levels of service and healthy, tasty, home cooked meals in our restaurant. Our friendly trained staff will attend to your every need. The main lodge houses our main bar, lounge and restaurant. We are able to host functions from small conferences to destination beach weddings.
The restaurant is open from 6:30am until 9pm. We offer superb healthy and tasty "home cooked" cuisine for all meals and in addition, we host pizza nights on Wednesdays. The pizzas are cooked in a clay pizza oven in the dining room, offering an intimate and warm atmosphere. Try our local bread and dinner rolls made especially for us by a baker in our village and the fresh lake fish and various local fruits. For groups of six or more, beach barbeques can also be arranged.
The residents TV lounge / conference centre and internet café / curio shop are situated close to the main lodge. During peak season, the Soggy Kwacha Beach Bar serves drinks from 10am - 7pm from Tuesdays to Sundays. The bar offers a sheltered yet open space on the beach and rocks where one can really appreciate the beauty of the lake. Hammocks are set up over the water in the shade so that one can relax and perhaps enjoy a good book or afternoon siesta.
Various activities are on offer to guests, for example: Volcanic Hot Springs, African Village visits, Nature trails, Bird watching, Cultural evenings, Boat Cruises. Ngala Beach lodge offers a great Day Excursion to the North, where you can dive at a PADI Resort for pleasure or even do a Dive Course. In addition, you can have the opportunity to go Horse riding into the Forests and along the Beach, ending with a Swim in Lake Malawi, with your Horse. Various possibilities for fishing are available.