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andBeyond Benguerra Island

Address
Benguerra Island
Bazaruto Archipelago
Mozambique
Southern Africa
Rating
Hotel Type
Beach, Leisure

The Benguerra Island, after the picturesque Benguerra Island, is situated in Mozambique. The resort offers a unique African island paradise on pristine beaches which are lapped by the warm turquoise waters of the Indian Ocean.

This Beach Lodge is small and intimate offering luxurious accommodation in one of the most beautiful areas of Mozambique with genuine hospitality and personalized service. The andBeyond Benguerra Lodge is decorated with a rich East African/Arabic feel while the unique and delectable food also reflects this style.The lodge blends into the surrounding forest while the gorgeous silver-white beach of Benguerra Bay flanks the hotel.

Accommodation 

There are three different kinds of accommodation at the Resort which are called: the Cabanas, the Casitas and the Villa Chibuene. Each room features unique characteristics and attractions, yet the following features are found in all the rooms:

  • Mosquito nets
  • Large bathrooms
  • Outdoor showers
  • Overhead fans
  • Private decks
  • Sun loungers
  • Mini-bars
  • Tea & coffee making facilities
  • Toiletries including shampoo, conditioner, shower gel, soap and insect repellent.

Facilities

  • Gift shop
  • Lounge
  • Bar
  • Dining room
  • Large wooden decks
  • Indoor and outdoor seating areas
  • Swimming pool
  • Spa
  • Medical assistance.

Activities

  • Diving
  • Snorkeling
  • Fishing
  • Dhow cruises
  • Castaway picnics
  • Landrover trips
  • Bird watching
  • Island walks
  • Village visits
  • Sea kayaking
  • Catamaran cruises
  • Horse riding.

Below detailed information about the andBeyond Benguerra Island is available.
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  • Ceiling Fan
  • En-suite / private bathroom
  • Housekeeping
  • Mini bar
  • Mosquito net
  • Outside Shower
  • Private plunge pool
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Terrace

Restaurants

Dining at the Benguerra Lodge

The beautiful and comfortable indoor and outdoor dining venues at the Benguerra Lodge offer traditional Mozambican cuisine which incorporate Portuguese flavors in a variety of delicious dishes. Breakfast and lunch are served buffet style while dinner is a set menu.

Scuba Diving and Snorkeling

This Lodge is a tropical paradise for snorkeling and scuba diving enthusiasts as they provided a fully equipped dive center with diving instructors to assist guests in discovering the stunning and unique reefs surrounding the lodge. Guests can expect to see the following animals:

  • Schooling banner fish
  • Moorish idols
  • Butterfly fish
  • Blue striped snappers
  • Barred sweetlips
  • Goldies
  • Trigger fish.
Fishing

At the Lodge, guests can take part in the following fishing activities on the Resorts very own fully equipped boats:

  • Light tackle fishing
  • Fly - fishing
  • Deep - Sea fishing

Guests are not allowed to keep the fish therefore they have to catch and release all species which can include; mackerel, bonito, dorado, jobfish and sailfish.

Island activities

This Island in Mozambique, offers many exciting outdoor activities for guests to enjoy. In addition to fishing, snorkeling and scuba diving, guests may join dhow cruises, castaway picnics, Landrover trips, bird watching, island walks, village visits, sea kayaking, catamaran cruises as well as horse riding.

  • Bar
  • Curio Shop
  • Lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Swimming Pool
  • Terrace

Check in and Check Out Times
  • Check in: 14:00
  • Check out: 10:00
General Services
  • Airport transfers
  • Concierge services
  • Housekeeping service
  • Medical Air Rescue Service
  • Tours & Transfers on Request
  • Walking safaris
Social Responsibility
  • The Benguerra Lodge in Southern Africa works closely with the local community members to protect and preserve the island. The Khani Kwedho trust, meaning “Our Home”, was established to involve the community in conservation and environmental initiatives.

    This fund supports projects to improve the quality of life for the community through eco-tourism, thus promoting sustainable use of natural resources.

Available Rooms

Cabana

These private rooms can be found on the edge of the beach and provide the most amazing views of the Ocean.

Cabana features:

  • Queen-sized bed with mosquito net
  • Large bathroom with bath, shower and outdoor shower
  • Overhead fan
  • Private deck with jacuzzi/plunge pool and sun loungers
  • Mini-bar
  • Tea & coffee making facilities
  • Toiletries including shampoo, conditioner, shower gel, soap and insect repellent
Single Room US $930
Double Room US $1240

Casinha

The Casinhas showcase a home away from home and are decorated with a mixture of safari chic and Arabic style decor.

Casinha features:

  • Queen size bed with mosquito net (4 rooms have twin beds)
  • Lounge
  • Private timber deck with plunge pool and sea views
  • Outdoor dining gazebo 
  • Mini-bar
  • Tea & coffee making facilities
  • En-suite bathroom with beautiful copper bath
  • Private outdoor shower
  • Direct access to the beach with private Sala and comfortable sun loungers
  • Private butler service
  • Toiletries including shampoo, conditioner, shower gel, soap and insect repellent
Single Room US $1070
Double Room US $1430

Casa Familia

The Private Casa Familia provides exclusivity, luxury and privacy, perfect for honeymooners and also families. Guests staying here, are treated with their very own personal chef who will prepare all meals for them, however they too can use the dining facilities at the main Lodge.

Casa Familia features:

  • Two double bedrooms (which may be converted into twins)
  • Mosquito nets
  • Overhead fans
  • En-suite bathrooms with copper baths
  • Outdoor showers
  • Intimate lounge and dining area
  • Personal chef
  • Private wooden deck and swimming pool
  • Direct beach access
  • Tea & coffee-making facilities
  • Sun loungers
  • Toiletries including shampoo, conditioner, shower gel, soap and insect repellent
Single Room US $3540
Double Room US $3540

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GPS Co-Ordinates

Latitude: -21.862979

Longitude: 35.417973

Directions

This Lodge is located on the protected north-west side of Benguerra Island therefore guests can fly to the town of Vilanculos, and then on to the island.
There are regular flights from OR Tambo International Airport. Chartered flights from neighboring countries are also available on request. Alternatively, guests can drive to Vilanculos. A representative from the Lodge will meet and greet at the airport and escorts them to the helicopter, fixed wing transfer, or boat for the Island transfer.

Parking

On site parking facilities are provided for guests.

Star Rating

4 Star

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