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Njaya Lodge

Beachfront lodge in Nkhata Bay with restaurant and bar/lounge

  • Free WiFi in lobby and free parking

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Chikale Beach, Nkhata Bay, Malawi
8.0.Very good.
  • Although a bit run down it was impossible to fall in love with the location. Because we were on our honeymoon l had book the luxury lodge unfortunately we were one day late due to…

    Oct. 28, 2019

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  • Free WiFi
  • Free parking
  • Airport transfer

Property highlights

Main amenities

  • 16 guestrooms
  • Daily housekeeping
  • On the beach
  • Restaurant and bar/lounge
  • Breakfast available
  • Airport pick-up service

Feel at home

  • Rollaway/extra beds (free)
  • Private bathroom
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry facilities

What’s around

  • On the beach
  • Lake Malawi - 1 min walk
  • Chikale Beach - 15 min walk
  • Ilala Ferry Port - 25 min walk
  • Mzuzu Wildlife Conservation Park - 28.7 mi / 46.3 km
  • Nkhwazi Beach - 30.7 mi / 49.4 km

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Enter dates for 2 guests

  • Family Chalet
  • Superior Room, 1 Double Bed, Beach View
  • Panoramic Cottage, 1 Bedroom, Beach View

What’s around


  • On the beach
  • Lake Malawi - 1 min walk
  • Chikale Beach - 15 min walk
  • Ilala Ferry Port - 25 min walk
  • Mzuzu Wildlife Conservation Park - 28.7 mi / 46.3 km
  • Nkhwazi Beach - 30.7 mi / 49.4 km
  • Mzuzu Stadium - 30.9 mi / 49.7 km

Getting around

  • Mzuzu (ZZU) - 47 min drive
  • Airport pick-up service
  • Ferry terminal shuttle
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Chikale Beach, Nkhata Bay, Malawi

At a glance


  • 16 cabins


  • Check-in time starts at noon
  • Check-out time is 11 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions.

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18


  • Up to 2 children stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding
  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • No pets or service animals allowed
  • Pets stay free


  • Free WiFi in public areas


  • Ferry terminal shuttle*


  • Free onsite self parking
*See fees & policies for additional details or extra charges

The manager

Speaks: English

At the property

Food and drink

  • Cooked-to-order breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee shop/café
  • Snack bar/deli
  • 24-hour room service
  • Barbecue grills

Things to do

  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby
  • Snorkelling nearby
  • Billiards or pool table


  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage


  • Number of buildings/towers - 16
  • Year Built – 1993
  • Garden
  • Terrace

Languages Spoken

  • English

In the cabin

Home comforts

  • Ceiling fan

Things to enjoy

  • Balcony

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only


  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Special features


Onsite venue - Overlooking the ocean and garden, this restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). A children's menu is available. Happy hour is offered. Open 24 hours.

Fees & policies

Optional extras

  • Breakfast costs between USD 3 and USD 6 for adults, and USD 3 and USD 4 for children (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of USD 170 per vehicle
  • Ferry terminal shuttle service is offered for an extra charge


For transfers, guests must contact the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

This property accepts credit cards.

Also known as

  • Njaya Lodge Nkhata Bay
  • Njaya Lodge
  • Njaya Nkhata Bay
  • Njaya
  • Njaya Lodge Malawi/Nkhata Bay
  • Njaya Lodge Lodge
  • Njaya Lodge Nkhata Bay
  • Njaya Lodge Lodge Nkhata Bay

*See fees & policies for additional details or extra charges


  • Yes, Njaya Lodge does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • Yes, there's free self parking.
  • Yes, pets are welcome.
  • You can check in starting at noon. Check-out time is 11 AM.
  • Yes, there's an onsite restaurant that offers alfresco dining, international cuisine, and garden views. Nearby restaurants include One Love (14-min walk) and Imperial Food Court (3.5 mi).
  • Yes, a shuttle from the airport to the hotel is available. The charge is USD 170 per vehicle.
  • Have fun during the warmer months with activities such as boat tours. Additional recreation nearby includes game viewing and safari tours. Njaya Lodge also has a garden.
8.0.Very good.
  • 8.0.Very good

    オーナー(多分イギリス在住)はきちんとインターネットをチェックしているようで、チェックインはスムーズだった。  従業員たちが懇切丁寧にもてなしてくれたので満足。ただし料理には期待せぬように。  場所は眺めが最高。

    1 night trip, May 2, 2019

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  • 8.0.Very good

    Bernadette, 4 night trip, Feb. 23, 2020

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