Chembe Eagles Nest lodge is located in Cape Maclear, with its very own private beach on Lake Malawi. They offer a number of small quaint chalets which are all en-suite and have views overlooking the well-kept gardens and lake itself. If you are here for a short or long stay you will find this lovely location has so much to offer, adventure awaits you. If you just want to relax and enjoy some down time there is plenty of that to do around this tranquil spot too.
11 Chalets (x6 doubles, x5 twins)
Private Beach & Crystal Clear Waters
When you head out on holiday, to a beach resort, having a private beach is definitely a want and need, and that’s exactly what you get when staying a Chembe Eagles Nest. Golden sands and crystal blue waters are such a welcome. Enjoy that all important down time on the shores of the lake, you will feel like you have hit a quiet paradise at how secluded this gorgeous spot is.
Yummy food and great culinary experiences is exactly what you get at Chembe Eagles nest, you are guaranteed to fill your bellies with spectacular meals, all prepared using fresh ingredients. They like to offer a variety of dishes to those passing through so change their menu regularly and keep it exciting and different. If you want to enjoy a BBQ then this too can be arranged, the area is built into the rock face and is very popular with guests. Organise with the lodge to take you to Domwe island and have lunch on Domwe island during a snorkelling trip.
The small en-suite chalets are comfortable and you will wake every morning feeling well rested and ready for the day ahead. All rooms have a mosquito nets, ceiling fams and aircon, keeping cool in those hotter months is no problem at Chembe. Each of the chalets also faces the lake so you can enjoy those gorgeous African sunsets from the comfort of your very own Veranda.
Perfect way to end our stay in Malawi! Rooms comfy (and ac!), staff so very helpful. Felt no need to leave the guest house, so relaxing! Organized a boat trip for us at last minute as we only had one day left. Finally the pool, what a great place for a sunset drink!
We spent a couple of nights here either side of our trip to Domwe Island. We were pretty much the only guests there. We camped and had a great view of the lake. The toilets/showers were very clean. There was also 24 hour security. The beach is private as there is a fence each side of the beach. There is a clean swimming pool and shaded thatch lapas at the top of the beach. Food and service were very good.
The lodge has a fresh new look and a great chef- some of the best meals in Malawi.
Crisp new, white linen makes a huge difference to the experience. The view from the chalet right onto the private beach is the biggest draw card. Staff are extremely friendly and professional, making it the perfect stay.