This beach hotel offers a unique combination of beauty, security and relaxation that makes it the perfect spot for couples and nature lovers, as well as divers and sea sports enthusiasts, especially those who enjoy fishing. Renovated in 2007, it comprises a total of 26 rooms and facilities on offer include an entrance hall with 24-hour reception, a hotel safe, a currency exchange facility, a café, a bar, a games room, a TV room, a restaurant, conference facilities, Internet access and a WLAN access point, as well as a laundry service.
The hotel is situated on a bay on the north side of the island, approximately 600 km to the north of Maputo. Dolphin Bay is just 1.5 km away, Sand Spit 4.8 km, Three Trees 6.5 km and Mangrove River is around 10 km away. Santa Carolina Island is approximately 25 km from the hotel.
A blend of bright colours with African-style decoration lends the hotel the perfect tropical island atmosphere. This lodge, with its own special charm, is the perfect antidote to a stressful and busy lifestyle. Each room comes with an en suite bathroom, as well as tea and coffee making facilities, a double or king-size bed, individually adjustable air conditioning, a safe and either a balcony or a terrace.
The resort offers the following activities: an outdoor pool with children's paddling section, a sun terrace with poolside snack bar, sun loungers and parasols, a games room, a pool table, table tennis and a soccer game, board games, a DVD and video room, diving, snorkelling, shore, fly and offshore fishing, marlin fishing, island hopping trips, picnics, sunset trips by land rover, boat or traditional dhow, bird watching, water-skiing, motor boating, canoeing, wake boarding, wake snaking and dolphin and whale watching. Non-motorized activities are available free of charge to guests.
Mozambican and International food is served both a la carte and as a buffet.
American Express, Diners Club, MasterCard and VISA are accepted as methods of payment.
There are five weekly flights from Maputo to Vilanculos, one daily from Johannesburg to Vilanculos and fortnightly flights from Nelspruit and Harare to Vilanculos. From there, daily transfers to Bazaruto Island are available and coincide with most of the flights arriving from Maputo and South Africa. This transfer is made by a small 15-seater plane and the flight lasts approximately 20 minutes. It is possible to accommodate private charters and planes.
From the 1st of July 2007 a compulsory charge includes free daily snorkelling at Coral Gardens, free daily drop and collect at Dolphin Bay white beaches with refreshing turquoise waters, free daily use of windsurfers, canoes and Hobie cats with a rescue boat on standby, one free 30-minute water-ski lesson per stay and one free bodysurfing trip to Three Trees Beach per stay - with a qualified instructor on hand. Check-in: 12:00pm. Check-out: 10:30pm.
King size bed