Call an Expert on
+44 (0) 1722 445 925

Danforth Yachting, situated at Cape Maclear bordering on the Lake Malawi National Park, offers superb Lake Malawi accommodation. Surrounded by islands, this is one of the most beautiful locations on this magnificent lake.

Danforth is owner-run and is both a Malawi yacht charter company and a luxury lodge, focusing on sailing and water sports. The eight air-conditioned rooms are tastefully decorated in cool, nautical colours and all opening onto a large patio.  All rooms have spectacular views of the lake and look out over Thumbi West Island.  The garden has shady lawns, leading to our sparkling, beach side, infinity swimming pool.

Activities from the lodge include sailing and cruising on the yacht “Mufasa”, Hobie cat and dingy sailing, Snorkelling and Scuba diving.  There is also Water-skiing, wake-boarding, tube rides, Kayaking and Fishing.

For land lovers there is fishing, mountain biking, guided nature walks, birding and cultural outings to the traditional village.


at a glance


The Lodge has eight en-suite rooms

Open Season

Open all year round