Lake Malawi National Park

Blue Zebra Island Lodge is nestled on Nankoma Island, part of the Marelli Archipelago:
an unspoiled paradise under the protection of Lake Malawi National Park
(a UNESCO World Heritage Site).

The Blue Zebra Experience

The perfect combination of adventure and relaxation in a tranquil setting, inspired by nature.


Lake Activities


Pool Bar & Dining

3rd+ Adult Sharing


Imagine waking up to the sounds of nature, with Lake Malawi’s lightly crashing waves and chirping birds. The lodge has a range of accommodation options to suit individuals, couples, families and friends. You can choose a secluded chalet to the side of Nankoma Island or more central safari tents to be nearer the lodge facilities.


Kraig Bekker

An enchanting place to say the least, and a fanatic escape for travelers looking for a distinctly different African experience.

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Ross OC Jennings

An idyllic luxury retreat on Africa’s most beautiful lake. With a selection of tastefully designed tented chalets and a team of well-trained staff, this spot is undoubtedly one of Lake Malawi’s finest.

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Alisha K

Nankoma Island is truly jungle paradise, and it’s not a small feat to build and maintain a top-notch resort in such a challenging and isolated environment. The layout, the landscaping, the aesthetics, and the service are all very impressive.

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