Malakwa is a settlement in Shuswap Country in the Southern Interior of British Columbia, Canada, in the Eagle River valley, along the Trans-Canada Highway between Sicamous and Revelstoke. It had a population of 649 people in 2001.
The name comes from the Chinook Jargon word for mosquito, adapted from the French le maringouin.
- "Malakwa (community)". BC Geographical Names.