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Casa Babi - Tucul

Sleeps 5 in 2 rooms

Casa Babi – Tucul is a charming self-catering cottage situated in Vilanculos, only a stone’s throw from the beach.

This rustic...
Casa Babi – Tucul is a charming self-catering cottage situated in Vilanculos, only a stone’s throw from the beach.

This rustic unit consists of two en-suite bedrooms, a fully equipped kitchenette and a lounge area leading out onto an under-cover veranda. The cottage is ideal for two couples or a family wanting a relaxed break.

Our private restaurant is open only to our guests and prepares different meals every day based on a fusion of local fresh products and recipes with an international touch. There is also a lovely swimming pool and free Wi-Fi access.

Guests can enjoy diving between the amazing reefs of the Bazaruto Archipelago, while non-divers are welcome on board for a snorkelling trip. Alternatively, guests can opt for trekking around the pearl of the Archipelago.
from R1400

Vila Do Paraiso

5 Reviews
Sleeps 48 in 6 rooms

Vilanculos in Mozambique is nestled along the coastline of the warm clear blue waters of the Indian Ocean. After just a two-hour flight...
Vilanculos in Mozambique is nestled along the coastline of the warm clear blue waters of the Indian Ocean. After just a two-hour flight from Johannesburg, you can find yourself walking along beautiful, white sandy beaches with palm trees swaying gently in the warm sunny breeze. Feast your eyes on the unspoilt landscape as far as the eye can see. Our magnificent sunsets make for perfect romantic strolls and dinners beneath star-studded skies. Vila do Paraiso promises you experiences that are uniquely yours to enjoy.

Once you arrive in our little piece of paradise, you will be shown to your accommodation by our friendly staff. You will have a domestic helper, who will cater to your needs for the time you are here. Each of our houses has four bedrooms, each fully air-conditioned and with an en-suite bathroom.  The open-plan kitchen and living area leads out onto a deck, which overlooks the beautiful Indian Ocean. Each house also features its own private plunge pool on the deck - great to relax in after a day on the beach.  The houses are fully equipped with cutlery, crockery and linen, and a small safe is available to store your valuables. Feel free to take a stroll through our lush gardens or down the walkway to the beach, which is right on the doorstep. 

Included in our rate is an airport transfer, and each Vila comes standard with a house assistant for washing and cleaning, and can also assist with the cooking. Each Vila is equipped with a back-up generator that is available for your use should you so wish to utilize, however fuel cost is not included in the rate. We also offer a unique service, where we can pre-stock your Villa with groceries available and drinks, prior to your arrival. A daily shopping service is available should you require this service. This service is done at a charge of 10% of the cost of the required stock, plus a transport fee of ZAR90.00 per trip to town. In addition, boats are available for hire with Skipper, if you require trips to the islands for snorkelling and picnicking.
from R4685

Vilanculos Private Chalet

1 Review
Sleeps 6 in 3 rooms

This private chalet with sea views overlooks the Bazaruto Archipelago and is situated approximately 12 km north from the town of...
This private chalet with sea views overlooks the Bazaruto Archipelago and is situated approximately 12 km north from the town of Vilanculos, just 300 m from the beach.

The unit consists of two bedrooms, a bathroom with a shower, a dining room and a kitchen, as well as a loft area. The unit is equipped with a washing machine, a small gas fridge and gas freezer, a gas geyser, one double bed, two three-quarter beds, two single beds, and a two-plate gas stove.
from R370

Casa Torta

Sleeps 2 in 1 room

Nestled among tall palm trees, Casa Torta overlooks the beautiful islands of the Bazaruto Archipelago in Mozambique.

Recently...
Nestled among tall palm trees, Casa Torta overlooks the beautiful islands of the Bazaruto Archipelago in Mozambique.

Recently completed, this luxury cottage has been decorated to a high standard and more so enjoys 70m of private beach frontage with direct access.

Two guests are well accommodated in one upstairs bedroom equipped with mosquito nets, ceiling fan, an en-suite bathroom with shower and two private balconies.

The large balcony off the front of the property enjoys panoramic beach views, which can be enjoyed whilst relaxing on our beautiful daybeds. While the smaller balcony at the back of the property overlooks a small wetland and provides a wonderful respite from the wind on windy days.

Downstairs, you will find a fully equipped kitchen, an open-plan entertainment area and cloakroom which leads out to your own private swimming pool.

The Cottage is serviced daily and laundry facilities can be provided on request. There is a CD player in the kitchen, loungers by the pool and a charcoal barbeque is also provided.

The property has a safe and on-site security, while secure parking for two cars is provided.

Located on the shores of the Indian Ocean, Vilanculos has become a popular tourist destination and serves as the gateway to the Bazaruto Archipelago.
from R1350

CasaCabana Beach

5 Reviews
Sleeps 16 in 5 rooms

CasaCabana Beach is a small, very private lodge situated within crawling distance of the beach. We offer three types of accommodation; the...
CasaCabana Beach is a small, very private lodge situated within crawling distance of the beach. We offer three types of accommodation; the Luxury Cabanas include a self-catering kitchen on the wooden deck, air-conditioning and a full selection of DStv channels. These units feature a main bedroom with stacking doors between the sleeping area, and the kitchen and lounge located on the deck. There is a small bedroom towards the rear of the unit containing a double bunk bed which is ideal for children but is also adequate for adults. No expense has been spared in ensuring a comfortable stay for our guests, including top of the range hotel mattresses, linen and pillows.

The buildings comprise four units, with two Luxury Cabanas upstairs and two Deluxe Units downstairs. These units are not self-catering, but do come with coffee and tea-making facilities, a bar fridge, air-conditioning, and four poster beds throughout. Naturally, all beds are covered with mosquito nets and each cabana has a Brazilian-style hammock. Each four cabana unit also boasts a private pool and barbecue area. In addition, guests are provided with two bottles of water, milk and a continental breakfast which can be served at the pool or at the rooms.

The house, which is available for stays, is rated by many to be the most beautiful in Vilankulos. The house has been built with a Mexican flavour in mind, with high concrete ceilings, two en-suite bedrooms, a lounge which houses a handmade pool table and adjoins a fully-equipped kitchen. Up the flight of stairs is the wide-flowing deck where guests can pause and admire the magnificent views.

The master bedroom has a magnificent four poster, extra length king-size bed with an open-plan bathroom and a tub big enough for four. Entrance to the room is guarded by a 2.5m high carved Moroccon-style double door. Alcoves abound with examples of the best indigenous artwork that can be found in Mozambique. The second bedroom is similarly decorated with an en-suite shower, and both rooms have air-conditioning and bedding as previously described. The main bedroom also features DStv. The house has its own private pool, which is shielded from the rest of the property. A maximum of six can be accommodated, with extra beds placed in the lounge.
from R1500

Archipelago Resort

2 Reviews
Sleeps 108 in 18 rooms

Archipelago Resort is situated 8 km south of Vilanculos, Mozambique. We offer 18 attractive beachfront Indonesian styled casas, which are...
Archipelago Resort is situated 8 km south of Vilanculos, Mozambique. We offer 18 attractive beachfront Indonesian styled casas, which are extremely spacious and offer exquisite views of the Indian Ocean. Guests may have the choice of either self-catering or bed and breakfast on request.

Each casa is fully equipped for self-catering if desired and is serviced daily. We offer a fantastic restaurant, Vista Do Mar, at the resort that specializes in seafood and Portuguese cuisine, while our bar is renowned for its exotic cocktails. Our swimming pool is situated next to the bar and restaurant, and is the ideal place to relax on the sun loungers, order a cocktail and look out at the beautiful ever-changing Bazzaruto Archipelago.

We also offer a slip-way for launching of boats and jet skis, a sea activities company, and laundry facilities for guests' convenience.
from R1100

Bahia Mar

Sleeps 24 in 12 rooms

Bahia Mar is the ideal destination for visitors wanting to explore the Bazaruto Archipelago in Mozambique. This resort has the warm waters...
Bahia Mar is the ideal destination for visitors wanting to explore the Bazaruto Archipelago in Mozambique. This resort has the warm waters if the Indian Ocean and the palm fringed beaches of Vilanculos.

The modern boutique accommodation, provide the choice of either a lodge room or a self-catering unit. Guest can cool down in their private splash pools, or wander down through the private gardens to the ocean’s edge where the locals anchor their fishing dhows and land their catch. Here you can mix and match your lodgings depending upon the number in your party and your requirements. All accommodation boasts panoramic sea views and has easy beach access; each is exquisitely furnished and well-equipped.

This resort is situated on an elevated plateau with panoramic views over the islands. The lodge has an á la carte restaurant, infinity pool and bar and our fully equipped wellness centre offer the finest in pampering and indulgence.
from R2811
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Casa Chibububo Lodge

17 Reviews
Sleeps 98 in 10 rooms

Summer Special - Sept, Oct., and Nov...   Casa Chibububo Lodge offers modern decorated wooden houses with a unique style, two metres above ground level. Breathtaking views of the...
Casa Chibububo Lodge offers modern decorated wooden houses with a unique style, two metres above ground level. Breathtaking views of the Bazarutu Islands and a relaxed atmosphere make this an unbelievable experience. The beach is just 10 metres from the lodge which also features 24-hour electricity from EDM Vilanculos town.

The wooden houses are fully equipped, catering up to eight guests, with a fridge, freezer, beds with mosquito nets, and housekeeping daily. The houses feature an en-suite double bedroom and two by two single bedrooms, with one bathroom sharing. Please bring own beach towels as the towels supplied in the chalets are for indoor use only. Unwind emotionally and physically and bask in the beauty of nature, surrounded by white sands and clear blue water.

A restaurant, bar and swimming pool are also available. Vilanculos International Airport is just 1 km from the lodge, with a shuttle service to the airport and town available. Motorized dhow and ski boats are available to hire, and island hopping, fishing trips, and snorkelling are available at the lodge. Our experienced resident fishermen are on hand to introduce you to the excellent fishing waters. Our ski-boat, Walala Wasala, offers equipment and tackle to give you the edge on catching the big one.
from R1500

Golden Sands Apartments

Sleeps 12 in 2 rooms

Golden Sands comprises two stunning apartments; one on the ground floor and one on the upper level. Each air-conditioned unit has two...
Golden Sands comprises two stunning apartments; one on the ground floor and one on the upper level. Each air-conditioned unit has two en-suite bedrooms and a spacious open-plan living area. They are fitted with furnishings and accessories for four people in the same luxurious style that has become synonymous with Sol Resorts developments in the area.

A communal rim-flow swimming pool completes the ambience and there is also direct and easy beach access. There are several dining options in close proximity to Golden Sands, or you can choose to buy fresh seafood from the local fishermen and prepare it for yourself.

Vilanculos serves as the gateway to the marine paradise of the Bazaruto Archipelago. The clear blue waters play host to a myriad of ocean life and soft, sandy beaches, and there are a host of water sports available which include scuba diving, snorkelling, deep sea fishing and dhow trips around the islands.
from R3480

Beach Chalets

1 Review
Sleeps 34 in 7 rooms

Beach Chalets offers self-catering chalets situated on the beach with sea and garden views in Vilanculos, the gateway to the Bazaruto...
Beach Chalets offers self-catering chalets situated on the beach with sea and garden views in Vilanculos, the gateway to the Bazaruto Archipelago - the largest sea park in Southern Africa.

The chalets sleep six to eight people and comprise fully equipped kitchens, double bedrooms with en-suite showers, twin rooms with separate showers, and mezzanine floors with two beds. We also offer a refreshing swimming pool with restaurant and full bar service for guests' convenience.
from R260
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Island View Vilanculos

2 Reviews
Sleeps 40 in 5 rooms

Book Now, Get 50% Off!   This resort is enjoyed by those who want to get away from it all, switch off and relax in peace and quiet in beautiful unspoilt nature. No...
This resort is enjoyed by those who want to get away from it all, switch off and relax in peace and quiet in beautiful unspoilt nature. No traffic, few people, 700 km north of Maputo and well worth the drive on excellent tar roads to Vilankulo. From Vilankulo you will need a 4 x 4, or fly in to the modern international airport and hire a 4 x 4.

The island-style wood and palm cottages are tastefully furnished, serviced, cool and comfortable. Please bring your own beach towels. These fully equipped cottages can sleep eight guests in four bedrooms with two bathrooms. All beds have mosquito netting. The cottages also have open-plan fully equipped kitchens, dining and lounge areas, and large covered patios. Power comes from the town grid and clean water from our own boreholes. Washing machines are available for your use, otherwise arrangements can be made with the cleaning ladies. Julio will welcome and assist you and will attend to all needs.

Enjoy stunning views of the Basaruta archipelago across the calm bay from the covered patio where you can watch the dhows and enjoy your meals, read, and relax. Use the gas grill on the patio to prepare fresh fish, crays and prawns and eat there, or walk 50 m along the beach to enjoy authentic Portuguese cuisine. Launch your boat into calm clear water, take a charter to the best diving and fishing spots, go island hopping in a local dhow, or ride camels on the beach. Use the garden shower to cool off, and enjoy ice cold drinks on the patio and watch the moon over the bay in clear skies. Take a drive on a sandy bush track to Vilanculos and experience the fish and produce markets, fresh Portuguese rolls, pubs and restaurants.
from R1800

Sonho Lindo Self-catering Lodge

1 Review
Sleeps 7 in 3 rooms

Sonho Lindo Self-catering Lodge is located in the most picturesque area of Mozambique, in the...
Sonho Lindo Self-catering Lodge is located in the most picturesque area of Mozambique, in the province of Inhambane. A mere 13 km from the Vilanculos International Airport, Sonho Lindo can be reached either by road or air.

The area of Vilanculos, situated in a wildlife sanctuary, is blessed with unspoilt beaches magnificent coral reefs, with one of the world’s best underwater realms, and spectacular landscapes with the white sands of the Magaruque and Bazaruto Islands shimmering in the distance.

Sonho Lindo Self-catering Lodge can comfortably accommodate up to eight guests and comprises two bedrooms, an open-plan living, dining room and kitchen, as well as a deck. The main bedroom contains a double bed and an en-suite bathroom and the second bedroom contains three single beds and an en-suite bathroom. There are also two single-size bed benches in the living room for additional guests.

The kitchen is well-equipped for self-catering with a gas stove and a gas fridge and freezer. Other features include a large deck and swimming pool, and outdoor braai facilities for relaxed entertaining.

Guests would be spoilt for choice at the number of activities offered at Sonho Lindo. Island drives will allow you to explore the abundant and exquisite bird life. Local tours will also take you to historical sites. The crystal clear water immediately brings scuba diving to mind.

The exotic underwater world abounding with butterfly fish, moorish idols, box fish, goldies and many more swim gently among the beautiful coloured corals and sponges. If snorkelling is your thing, you can explore a number of safe coral reef enclosed bays.

If you prefer to stay above the water, try a number of water sports, such as skiing, wind surfing, sailing and many more. Glide peacefully and silently in a traditional Arab dhow and search for the islands flamingos along the coastline. Deep-sea fishing is also an exciting option. If all these activities sound too exhausting for you, you could always swim in the warm ocean, recline on a deck chair, sip cocktails, and dine on fresh crayfish or calamari.
from R1700

Deacra Villas & Houses

Sleeps 24 in 4 rooms

Deacra Villas and Bungalows are set in beautiful indigenous bushland, just 5km from Vilanculos town centre. This sea front, private...
Deacra Villas and Bungalows are set in beautiful indigenous bushland, just 5km from Vilanculos town centre. This sea front, private property offers a choice of either your own architect-designed villa, built on four levels with spectacular ocean views, or a spacious family bungalow.

The fully furnished villas sleep six in three double en-suite bedrooms and have an open plan lounge, dining and kitchen area, a patio for al fresco dining, an upper sundowner level and a private pool. DStv is available in one of the villas. The sea views are exceptional

Set further back on the property the fully furnished bungalows sleep six in three en-suite bedrooms, and can accommodate extra bunk beds in one room for children sharing. Each has its own private garden and swimming pool.

All cutlery, crockery and linen are provided and the rooms in both villas and bungalows are air-conditioned. There is a maid service six days a week and 24 hour security. There is also private beach access.

Deacra is within close proximity to restaurants, beach bars, the town and cultural markets of Vilanculos. Fresh fish is available from local fishermen on the beach. Although most suited to self-drive guests, airport transfers can be pre-arranged and car hire is available, alternatively one of the numerous Tuk-Tuk taxis can be used. There are a wide range of activities on offer from scuba diving, snorkelling, deep sea fishing, beach horse riding, cultural tours through to spa treatments and a hair dressing service.

Deacra is the ideal solution for small special-interest or incentive groups, or simply for memorable holidays enjoyed with family and friends.
from R3213

Casa De Lua

1 Review
Sleeps 46 in 7 rooms

Off Road Adventures Self-catering Lodges are proud to announce that we have just added Casa de Lua to our portfolio - a stunning resort of...
Off Road Adventures Self-catering Lodges are proud to announce that we have just added Casa de Lua to our portfolio - a stunning resort of self-catering villas set on the tranquil white sands of Vilanculos Beach. Casa de Lua comprises seven luxury self-catering houses.

All the bedrooms include linen, as well as mosquito nets and fans. The kitchenettes feature gas stoves, freezers, fridges and washbasins, and all crockery and cutlery are included, along with barbecue tongs, pots, pans and kettles. The living and dining areas are open-plan, while the spacious verandahs offer unparalleled views of the Bazaruto Archipelago and the surrounding waters.

A mere 50 m from the beachfront, the resort offers spectacular views and easy access to the pristine ocean surrounding the Bazaruto Archipelago Islands. Built in the local vernacular of timber and grass, the units offer relaxed living, sleeping between six and eight guests. The tranquil setting of Casa De Lua offers a freshwater swimming pool and a central lapa with a bar and barbecue facilities, with covered parking for vehicles provided underneath the houses.

Offering a wide variety of entertainment for the family, the location is perfectly suited for boating, snorkelling, deep-sea fishing, scuba diving and other water activities. Guests also have a choice of prime fishing destinations, both north and south of the main islands. Besides this, there are a host of other things to do, from camel rides on the beach to island hopping trips, seasonal whale and dolphin watching, or simply relaxing.
from R2500

Ebony Beach Villa

1 Review
Sleeps 16 in 2 rooms

This spacious four-bedroom, eight-sleeper villa is constructed entirely from indigenous materials and handcrafted timber. It opens onto a...
This spacious four-bedroom, eight-sleeper villa is constructed entirely from indigenous materials and handcrafted timber. It opens onto a private verandah with panoramic sea views and a private pool for those long hot summer days. Accommodation comprises two king-size beds in the downstairs en-suite bedrooms and one double bed and/or two single beds in each of the two upstairs bedrooms. All beds are dressed with pure percale linen and is draped with mosquito netting to complete the romantic African luxury feel.

Large shutter windows afford magnificent views of the ocean and allow the sea breeze to waft through the entire villa. Natural rock walls, makuti thatch and Colonial ceiling fans keep you cool by day. The contemporary island style furniture is crafted by local carpenters made from indigenous teak and mahogany wood.

The Villa offers four bedrooms with mosquito nets and overhead fans. The ground floor bedrooms have en-suite bathrooms, each with an outdoor bath, shower and private garden. The villa also features a spacious lounge and dining area, private wooden deck, and swimming pool. In addition, a personal chef is available as well as daily laundry and villa servicing.
from R6000

Dolphin Dhow Accommodation

Sleeps 16 in 4 rooms

Dolphin Dhow Accommodation is situated right on the beach in the lovely Vilanculos and offers...
Dolphin Dhow Accommodation is situated right on the beach in the lovely Vilanculos and offers guests beautiful views of the ocean.

The lodge offers guests a choice of four air-conditioned Suite Rooms. The Suite Rooms are furnished with two double beds each and the rooms have private bathrooms with showers only and tea and coffee facilities are provided.

A fully equipped kitchen is available and consists of a stove, a fridge and cutlery and crockery; tea and coffee facilities are provided. Airport and bus shuttle services are available and island trips to the Bazaruto Archipelago can also be arranged at an additional cost. Please note that the rates displayed are for two guests and additional guests will pay an additional R350 per person out of season and R650 per person December to January; hence we advise guests to request the appropriate tariffs.

The lodge is situated within walking distance of the lovely beach where guests can relax and soak up the sun or cool off in the cool water. Various water sports like sea kayaking, windsurfing, snorkelling and fishing can also be enjoyed.
from R1500

Chigamane Beach Villas

Sleeps 22 in 2 rooms

As the name suggests, Chigamane Beach Villas is nestled along one Mozambique’s pristine coastlines. It is located just outside of the town...
As the name suggests, Chigamane Beach Villas is nestled along one Mozambique’s pristine coastlines. It is located just outside of the town of Vilanculos and is a great option for water-loving guests.

There are two stunning villas on offer. Each villa has four lovely bedrooms, of which one has an en-suite bathroom. The second and third bedrooms share a bathroom. The loft area acts as a fourth bedroom and has its own bathroom.

Each villa also has a comfortable living area and a well-equipped kitchen with laundry facilities. These villas are situated close enough to be booked by a large group, yet distant enough to offer privacy.

Guests can spend their days exploring the local markets, or by relaxing on the beautiful beach. Activities include a variety of water sports, boat trips as well visiting the many restaurants and bars. After a busy day, guests can unwind beside the swimming pool while experiencing an unforgettable seaside sunset.
from R4000

Le Jardin De La Mangrove

Sleeps 20 in 4 rooms

Le Jardin De La Mangrove is located on the shores of the Indian Ocean in the tropical town of Vilanculos. The town offers a rustic...
Le Jardin De La Mangrove is located on the shores of the Indian Ocean in the tropical town of Vilanculos. The town offers a rustic lifestyle, with a night life that is buzzing with local music and local cuisine. Vilanculos is also Mozambique’s capital of water sports, and the beach is lined with beachfront holiday accommodation from economy to luxury.

Le Jardin De La Mangrove offers four independent units with en-suite bedrooms in a luxurious, tropical garden with direct access to the beach. Each unit can accommodate up to six guests. There is a separate unit for self-catering and barbecuing at an additional cost, and the property also offers private parking and 24-hour security.

Vilanculos has a great market and is only 800 m from Le Jardin De La Mangrove. The market sells fresh produce and a large variety of fish. Visitors can also enjoy long stretches of untouched beaches and amazing sea views. Popular day rides and horse safaris are offered along these beaches or alternatively, enjoy sailing in a traditional dhow.
from R1306
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