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    Aqua Africa Lodge

    Oilcom Road | Next to the Ilala Harbour, Nkhata Bay, Malawi
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    Overview
    • Excellent62%
    • Very good32%
    • Average4%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible0%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Smoking rooms available
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
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    Bar/Lounge
    Multilingual Staff
    Pets Allowed
    Laundry Service
    Shuttle Bus Service
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    1 - 5 of 41 reviews

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    went to aqua africa for a few days to dive, amazing decision. It was such a great experience diving with cichlids during the day, but the night dives were on another level entirely. One of the coolest dives of my life to watch dolphinfish hunting...More

    Thank lostinthebusheh
    Response from AquaAfricaNkhataBay, Manager at Aqua Africa LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

    Hey Andy and Petra, Thank you so much for all the kind words, it means so much to hear that other people love diving as much as we do! It was fantastic having you guys stay and dive with us and we wish you all...More

    Reviewed 31 August 2017

    Pretty basic but functional enough. Reasonable food in the communal 'lounge' area. It would be nice to have some 'local' options on the menu. The scuba diving is convenient, but a bit more expensive to other alternatives in Nakata Bay.More

    Thank BryanDubai
    Response from AquaAfricaNkhataBay, Manager at Aqua Africa LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

    Hi Bryan, Thanks for your review. We have everything a traveller could need including free wifi, a varying menu and a beautiful view of Lake Malawi, with as you say the only dive school in Nkhata Bay on site. We tend to encourage our guests...More

    Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

    Very warm and welcoming lodge that accommodates for everyone's needs. The rooms are beautiful, with a stunning view of Lake Malawi. Fantastic diving, with the instructors making everyone feel very relaxed and welcome. Brilliant food, with the best hash browns and nachos in Nkhata Bay!...More

    Thank EmmaCardiff96
    Response from aquaafrica2016, Front Office Manager at Aqua Africa LodgeResponded 26 July 2017

    Thanks EmmaCardiff96. It was lovely having you to stay and we hope you come back again soon :) Good luck with all your projects! From the Aqua Team

    Reviewed 2 December 2016

    We picked Aqua Africa simply because it is right next to where the ferry docks and all the other places recommended in the guide books are a bit of a hike away. We did walk out to the other places for lunch on a couple...More

    Thank ShropshireOldfart
    Reviewed 4 November 2016

    Closer to the town / port than Myoka or Butterfly. Aqua Africa is principally a dive centre that has 4 rooms. It's good value and because it's so small you're made to feel like one of the family. The fresh water diving is quite unique...More

    Thank AandCLeeds
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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Suites ,
    • Smoking rooms available
    • Number of rooms
    • 4
    • Location
    • Malawi >
    • Northern Region >
    • Nkhata Bay
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    "Stay for a couples days while diving"
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