About us

Green Safaris is made by a group of likeminded people. A team of hugely experienced lodge managers, passionate guides and heartwarming staff. Our Green Team is looking forward to welcoming you:

Ila Safari Lodge team

ila team malemia

Malemia Banda
General Manager

ila team leah

Leah Banda
Lodge Manager

Kaya Mawa team


Edward Lane
General Manager


Abby Tochterman
Lodge Manager

Kaya team Pete

Pete Kamwendo
Camp Manager

Kaya Team Shauneeze

Shauneeze Joseph
Reservations Manager

Green Safaris team

Green Safaris Team Vincent

Vincent Kouwenhoven

Green Safaris Team Dan

Daniel Allcock
Managing Director

Sarah Beer

Sarah Beer
Conservation Manager

Bronwyn Smith

Bronwyn Smith
Business Development Manager


Jacques van Heerden
Group Operations Manager

Linda Van Heerden

Linda van Heerden
Group Reservations Manager

Sustaining nature

At Green Safaris we don’t believe it’s good enough just to claim we are ‘eco-friendly’. We take being green very seriously. We strive to operate in the most sustainable way, using ‘green’ technology where-ever possible to reduce our footprint.



Safari Awards
‘Best Safari Cuisine’, ‘Most Romantic Safari Property’

Luxury Travel Awards 2017
'Service Excellence Award'

Travel & Hospitality Awards 2017
‘Service Excellence Award, Likoma Island Divers & Kaya Mawa’

Safari Awards 2016
2nd 'Best Safari Cuisine'

Top 101 Hotels for families

World Travel Awards
Best Malawi Property 2014 & 15

Conde Nast
'Most Romantic Places in the World'

Haute Grandeur
‘Best Beach Resort in Malawi' 2016

Ila Safari Lodge

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Kaya Mawa

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