Sports & Recreation
Water sports: Paddle boating, Wind surfing, Sailing, Water Skiing, para-sailing, water polo, Island trips, Snorkeling and Beach football. Outdoor swimming pool and Beach volleyball are also available and a tennis court.
Curio and Fish Farm Tour (two hours)
Accompanied by a guide from the hotel, you have a chance of buying some of the most interesting curios on the continent. These range from key holders to man sized sculptures. Serious bargaining is encouraged! From the handicraft stalls, move on to Malawi’s unique tropical fish farm. The farm processes and exports fish to USA, Europe and within Africa. It is renowned for its export of the many different species of Malawi’s endemic and colorful cichlids, the envy of aquarists worldwide.
Fishing Village Tour and View Point (two hours)
A popular half day excursion. Start off this walking tour in the early morning, accompanied by our guide. Visit one of the fish drying and net preparation beach areas — set up in a typically Malawian style. Talk to fishermen and see for yourself an age-old, traditional lifestyle. After the tour, climb to a singular viewpoint, high above the lake, it provides stunning views — and photographic opportunities of the whole Senga Bay area and beyond.
Fresh Water Snorkeling (four hours)
The beautiful and remote Maleri Islands are a 45 minute boat ride away. Here the snorkeling is unique for the water around the twin islands is crystal clear. You can see and even touch these beautiful little fish. Depending entirely on the time of your departure, you can opt to have a picnic lunch provided by the hotel on the islands.
Kuti Community Game Ranch (half and full day)
Northwest of Salima, and about 35km from the hotel, is Malawi’s first wildlife breeding station, Kuti Community Game Ranch. Already well-stocked with Nyala (in its northernmost habitat) there are also Wildebeest, Zebra, Kudu and Ostrich. It is one of the few places in Malawi where giraffe may be seen. Bird watching is excellent, with a wide selection of indigenous species, including large numbers of waterfowl, on the vast natural dam. Picnics are available from the Hotel for full-day tours.