Be inspired by the romance of the African skies with these following locations. Each provide a stargazing experience that is unmatched to any other in Africa. Here are new star beds in Malawi which you could visit on your next cycle trip for the ultimate romantic adventure…
Starbeds refer to beds that are out in the open that give you the chance to sleep out in the open under the night sky.
Mvuu Lodge New Star Bed
The Mvuu Lodge is located in a discreet setting in Liwonde National Park, a premier wildlife area in Malawi. It is an amazing place to stay at if you are looking for an intimate getaway. It is located on the banks of a tranquil lagoon off the Shire River. The surrounding of the lodge is beautiful featuring lush vegetation and some Borassus palms. Mvuu is Chichewa for hippo and the lodge got its name because of the many hippos in the surrounding Shire River. From the lodge you can also see warthogs and antelopes grazing.
The lodge allows for a magical and romantic experience under the beautiful stars in the night in the starbeds. These starbeds also provides an opportunity for you to immerse yourself in nature as they overlook the floodplains. Other accommodation includes eight spacious tents inclusive of a romantic honeymoon suite and three of them also have plunge pools. Some activities one can take part in include guided walks, boat rides, game drives both day and night, birding, among others.
Nkchwichi Lodge “Lake Of Stars Bed”
The Nkwichi Lodge is a hand-built lodge set in a hidden and tranquil area on a beautiful white beach on the shores of Lake Niassa, one of the most beautiful points on the Mozambican section of Lake Malawi. It provides a rare opportunity to savor an unspoilt area of the original Africa. The lake is crystal clear with more diverse fish species than in any other lake in the world. The lodge has been carefully designed to blend with the surrounding scenery and provides comfort for guests as well as the highest level of service.
Guests can enjoy the Lake of Stars Bed which is a one of a kind bed set under the stars. From the Nkwichi starbed, you can see the reflection of the beautiful stars of the sky in the lake waters. It is the best way to enjoy the beautiful Lake Malawi. Other activities you can do include snorkeling, canoeing, swimming, among others.
Mkulumadzi’s New Star Bed
Mkulumadzi is a luxury lodge in the Majete Wildlife Reserve. It is located on the confluence of the Shire and Mkulumadzi Rivers. The lodge is surrounded by plenty of hippos. A few minutes from the lodge lies the star bed which offers a breathtaking view of the night. You can watch the stars and at the same time get a 360 degree view of the Majete Game Reserve. The star bed has solar lighting and makes for a great view of the sunrise. The star bed is absolutely romance under the African Skies. An open raised wooden platform couldn’t get you any close to the stars than this.
Experience the magic of the stars of Africa this year by visiting Malawi. With remote safaris and intimate hideaways cycling in Africa got a whole lot more romantic!