The ideal lodge for watersports fans, in Cape Maclear on the southern shore of Lake Malawi .

The Lodge consists of four spacious en-suite rooms, all with a large patio. The rooms have great views out over the lake and towards Thumbi West Island. There are shady lawns leading down to a sandy beach, infinity swimming pool and the luxurious yacht Mufasa which is available for all guests. Other activities on offer include diving and snorkelling, waterskiing, wakeboarding, fishing and kayaking.

Danforth Lodge is available on a full board basis only, with the chefs producing an excellent spread of buffet options at the al fresco dining area. Children's menus are available on request.

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Guests can charter the 38-foot Mufasa catamaran to tour the places of interest along the Lake Malawi shoreline. The crewed yacht sleeps eight in double cabins, plus two in singles.

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