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About Villas do Indico

Located 10 km north of Vilanculo village, Villas do Indico is nestled on the white sands of Bazaruto Archipelago, a protected marine park. With exclusive facilities of 10 Deluxe Suites, three Expedition Bungalows and 10 Overland Camping Spots, we provide a personalized service which with a blend of modern comfort and traditional Mozambique hospitality.

The thatched bungalows on the beachfront are charmingly decorated within European parameters, in terms of comfort, and blended with elements from African cultural influence resulting in a comfortable natural environment.

As you will discover, Villas do Indico beach is laden with amazing white sand lapped by the gentle turquoise waters, beautiful reefs and amazing marine life. The ocean offers splendid opportunities for all kind of water sports such as diving, snorkelling and sailing in a Dhow, fishing as well as splendid opportunities to see dolphins, mantas, turtles, the endangered dugong and, from July to October, humpback whales and whale sharks.

The surrounding area, untouched by humans, is great for hiking and horseback riding and the extensive inter-tidal sandbanks are exceptionally favourable for bird spotters. At this beautiful place, no matter how you choose to fill your days and nights, one thing is certain, you'll leave feeling rested, restored and renewed and, above all, determined to return.

Located only a 20-minute drive from Vilanculos International Airport, our lodge can only be reached in a 4x4 vehicle. In the case where you arrive by plane, we will organize your transfer.

  • Response Rate: 98%
  • Enquiry Response Time: 8 hours
  • Type: Resort
  • Sleeps: 66
  • Check-in: 1:00 PM
    Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Reviews: 3 Reviews


  • Airport Shuttle
  • Laundry Facilities*
  • Braai/Barbecue
  • Swimming Pool
  • Satellite TV*
  • Hiking
  • Wi-Fi
  • Credit Card Facilities
* Please enquire for further details.

Availability and pricing

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  • Expedition Bungalows Sleeps 2 Includes: B & B Rooms / Units: 3 Surrounded by tropical gardens, these bungalows enjoy cooling sea breezes and the relaxing sounds of the bush. The bung... see more Features:  Double beds, Shared bathroom, Balcony/patio, Single beds, Garden views, No Smoking in Rooms
    from R1137 For 2 guests
    • Rooms Adults
      • Deluxe Suites Sleeps 2 Includes: B & B Rooms / Units: 10 The rooms have breathtaking views over Bazaruto Islands and can accommodate couples and families. We also have two hone... see more Features:  King beds, En-suite, Sea views, Balcony/patio, Single beds, Garden views see more King beds, En-suite, Sea views, Balcony/patio, Single beds, Garden views, Air-Conditioning, No Smoking in Rooms
        from R2557 For 2 guests
        • Rooms Adults
          • Overland Camping Spots Sleeps 4 Includes: Self-catering Rooms / Units: 10 These campsites are surrounded by beautiful bushveld and share ablution facilities.
            from R426 For 2 guests
            • Rooms Adults

              Reviews for Villas do Indico

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              Suraj Yengde, South Africa
              11 December 2016

              My friends booked this place and I was totally unaware of this coming. It was such a pleasant surprise when I started getting closer to the location. The pristine and turquoise water is the best bet.The staff is so amazing and the food is fresh catch from the ocean. You will see villagers coming down to the lodge to sell their incredible handicraft. They are very kind and likeable people. Please do not bargain and if possible try to tip more for what they do. You will notice the happy smile on these beautiful faces.I loved talking to the people, walking along the long beach spotting crabs as...
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              victoria ridgway, United Arab Emirates
              13 August 2016

              Stunning villas, beautifully decorated resort. food was great quality and lots of variation which is good as theres not much else around. beach is lovely and so is pool. Staff were super helpful and happy to help you to book trips or get a ride into town x

              shaun alcock, South Africa
              06 January 2015

              Well worth will, had a great time and will return again.

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              Villas do Indico is 10.4km from the centre of Vilanculos , the nearest airport 12.3km (Vilankulo Airport).
              *Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling

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