Room type

Standard Room

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)

Superior Room

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)

Family Room

Max Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 3 children, 2 infants)


Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)


Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)

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Nestled on the beach, this Club Makokola hotel is connected to the airport and 11.6 mi (18.6 km) from Nkhudzi Bay Beach.

Hotel Features

At Sunbird Nkopola Lodge, relax by an outdoor pool or hit the beach where you can enjoy motor boating.

Room Amenities

All 55 rooms provide conveniences like kitchens and coffee makers, plus WiFi and Select Comfort beds. Satellite TV, room service, and free newspapers are among the other amenities available to guests.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The hotel offers a restaurant and a coffee shop/café. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the hotel's bars, which include a poolside bar and a bar/lounge. Business-related amenities at this 3.5-star property consist of a business center and meeting rooms.

High-speed wireless Internet access is available for a surcharge. 2 meeting rooms are available. This beach hotel also offers an outdoor pool, tour/ticket assistance, and barbecue grills. Complimentary self parking is available on site.

Sunbird Nkopola Lodge is a smoke-free property.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Babysitting or childcare 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Barbecue grill(s) 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Business center 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference space 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Express check-in 
  • Express check-out 
  • Free self parking 
  • Garden 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Hair salon 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Number of floors - 1 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 2 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Restaurant 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Supervised childcare/activities 
  • Total number of rooms - 55 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Wedding services 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Year Built 1971 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Babysitting or childcare  
  • Kitchen  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Microwave (on request)  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Refrigerator (on request)  
  • Rollaway/extra beds available  


Available in all rooms: WiFi (surcharge)

Available in some public areas: WiFi (surcharge)


Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Hair dryer (on request) 
  • In-room massage available 
  • In-room safe 
  • Kitchen 
  • Microwave (on request) 
  • Pay movies 
  • Phone 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Refrigerator (on request) 
  • Rollaway/extra beds available 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Sleep Number by Select Comfort mattress 
  • Turndown service 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 

Where to Eat

English breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning.

The Beach Side Restaurant - This restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Malindi Bar - This bar specializes in international cuisine.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

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

  • Aerobics on site 
  • Fishing on site 
  • Motor boating on site 
  • Volleyball on site 


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Accessible path of travel 
  • Accessible parking 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Check-in time ends at 11 PM


Check-out time is 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are 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.

No pets or service animals allowed


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the hotel:
  • All citizens of Malawi will be charged the national value-added tax
The charges below are included in your overall room price:
  • Resort fee
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for English breakfast: USD 25 per person (approximately)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

A resort fee is included in the total price displayed. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation. No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.

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