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Suite, 1 King Bed, Lake View, Lakeside

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Standard Room, Beach View

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Standard Room, 2 Bedrooms, Beach View

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Family Room, 2 Bedrooms, Beach View (Superior)

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Superior Room, 1 King Bed, Beach View

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Hotel Description

During your stay at The Makokola Retreat, you're just a quick walk from Lake Malawi. Free breakfast, a full-service spa and an outdoor pool are available.

  • Free full breakfast served daily
  • Grab something to eat at the restaurant or stop for a drink at the pool bar
  • WiFi for a fee
  • Take a swim in the outdoor pool
  • Indulge with reflexology, massages or body treatments at The Lake Spa
  • Amenities include 5 meeting rooms, a conference centre and a gift shop
  • On-site recreation includes a golf course, 2 outdoor tennis courts and a gym
  • 13.8 mi (22.2 km) from Nkhudzi Bay Beach and 17.2 mi (27.6 km) from Lake Malawi Museum

All-inclusive Details

All-inclusive room rates at The Makokola Retreat are available. These rates are higher because they include on-site food and beverages in the room rate (some restrictions may apply).

Property Features

Some rates at The Makokola Retreat are all-inclusive. These rates include on-site meals and beverages, and may include taxes and gratuities. Additional charges may apply for meals at some restaurants, special dinners and dishes, certain beverages and other amenities. The Makokola Retreat offers its guests a full-service spa, a golf course, and outdoor tennis courts. There's a restaurant on site. You can enjoy a drink at the pool bar. Free breakfast is served daily. WiFi is available in public spaces for a fee. Event space at this hotel measures 2583 square feet (240 square metres) and includes conference centres. An outdoor pool, a fitness centre, and spa services are also featured at The Makokola Retreat. This 3-star Mangochi hotel is smoke free.

  • 66 guestrooms or units
  • 2583 sq ft of conference space
  • 240 sq. m of conference space
  • Full breakfast (free)
  • Poolside lounge chairs
  • Umbrellas for the pool
  • Conference centre
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Wedding services available
  • Garden
  • Gift shop
  • No smoking on site
  • Bar by the pool
  • Dining venue

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Number of outdoor pools - 1
  • Outdoor tennis courts - 2
  • Laundry facilities

Internet

Available in all rooms: WiFi (surcharge)

Available in some public areas: WiFi (surcharge)

Room Amenities

The Makokola Retreat offers 66 accommodations with a ceiling fan. This Mangochi hotel provides wireless Internet access for a surcharge. Guests can make use of the in-room coffee/tea makers and minibars. Rooms have partially open bathrooms. Bathrooms include a shower.

  • Bathrooms are partially open
  • Minibar
  • Coffee maker
  • Shower
  • Ceiling fan

Food & Drink

Guests are served a free full breakfast daily from 7 AM to 9:30 AM.

The Makokola Retreat has a restaurant on site.

Nearby Activities

Guests can play rounds at the 18-hole golf course and enjoy other recreation facilities including 2 outdoor tennis courts. In addition to an outdoor pool, other recreational amenities include a fitness centre.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Snorkelling on site
  • Game viewing nearby
  • Racquetball/squash on site
  • Game drive nearby
  • Sailing on site
  • Boat tours on site
  • Beach volleyball on site
  • Kayaking on site
  • Waterskiing on site
  • Motor boating on site
  • Parasailing on site

Spa Services

The Lake Spa has 4 treatment rooms, including rooms for couples. Services include hot stone massages, facials and body treatments. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy and reflexology.

The spa is open selected days. Guests under 18 years old are not allowed in the spa.

  • Hot stone massage
  • Number of treatment rooms 4
  • Minimum age to access spa is 18
  • Couples treatment rooms
  • Reflexology
  • Body treatments
  • Facial treatments
  • Aromatherapy treatments
  • Massages

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2:00 PM
  • Check-in time ends at midnight
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18

Special check-in instructions:

To make arrangements for check-in, please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation. If you are planning to arrive after 9:00 PM, please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

To arrange for check-in, guests must contact the property in advance of arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests arriving after 9:00 PM must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in information. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11 AM

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed

Be prepared: check the latest COVID-19 travel requirements and measures in place for this destination before you travel.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • Staffed front desk

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: MWK 5000 per day (1-device limit, rates may vary)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: MWK 5000 per stay (1-device limit, rates may vary)

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Makokola Retreat Hotel Mangochi
  • Makokola Retreat Hotel
  • Makokola Retreat Mangochi
  • Makokola Retreat
  • The Makokola Retreat Hotel
  • The Makokola Retreat Mangochi
  • The Makokola Retreat Hotel Mangochi

You should know

  • Pool access available from 7:00 AM to 6:00 PM
  • Reservations are needed for massage services and spa treatments. For reservations, contact the hotel before arrival using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • Registered guests are the only ones allowed to be in guestrooms.
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