Mozambique: Warmed by the Indian Ocean current moving south from the equator, the country’s clear waters and subtropical climate provide travellers with an enticing beachside escape. Offering miles of untouched beaches, with exquisite tropical islands in the warm Indian Ocean, Mozambique’s combination of cultural richness and pristine beauty provides travellers with an idyllic holiday destination. Mozambique’s distinct local style consists of a vibrant blend of African, Arabic and Portuguese influences, providing an invigorating contrast to the surrounding countries. Relax and unwind in the year round hot and sunny weather and gloriously warm ocean water.
Luxury: Azura Beguerra Island
Imagine an unspoilt island within a Marine National Park, deserted beaches of pure white sand that extend for miles, sparkling turquoise seas criss-crossed by local dhows plying their trade, sunny days and star-studded nights. This is the enchanting island escape you always imagined. Azura Benguerra, the first eco-friendly resort in Mozambique, has 20 villas nestled along one of the last undiscovered stretches of beach in the world. Imagine your own host, lunch at the water’s edge or being served a cocktail of the day to your beachside sala as the sun goes down.
Affordable luxury: Ponta Mamoli, White Pearl Resorts
The Pearl of the Indian Ocean – Experience elegant simplicity at this exclusive beach resort set in the dunes of the untouched shores of southern Mozambique. On a magnificent stretch of coastline, tucked behind Casuarina trees, experience a place so beautiful and so pure, quite unlike any other in all of Mozambique. With 22 exquisite private Pool Suites, enjoy a relaxing experience like none other. Take a dip in your own plunge pool, relax on the spacious deck, cool off in a refreshing outdoor shower or retreat to the intimacy of your air-conditioned bedroom surrounded by nature. Your timeless, breezy retreat maximises the breathtaking views and creates private outdoor spaces for you to just be.
Affordable: Machangulo Beach Lodge
Situated in a truly unique location on a beautiful secluded peninsula, Machangulo is the easiest accessible lodge in Mozambique with a plethora of activities for every traveller. The lodge features 17 luxury rooms, a fully equipped activity centre and plenty of amazing spots to enjoy the unique views of the Indian Ocean and Inhaca Island. Beautiful private villas situated right on the beach and surrounded by 5 marine and nature reserves, this is a unique African beach paradise.