Rio Azul Lodge

★ ★ ★ ★
US $410.00

Rio Azul Lodge, Inhassoro, is located on the banks of the Govuro River in Mozambique, Southern Africa. It is a magical and peaceful place amongst stunning mangroves where the luxurious lodge and spectacular natural features blend into one.

This perfect fishing region, with a variety of options including fly-fishing to light tackle lure fishing, and both estuary, alongside the finest offshore fishing available in Mozambique.

Beautiful sunsets, a sandy beach to enjoy romantic picnics and family time upon alongside wonderful bird watching opportunities, kayaking along the river and all year round snorkelling in the Indian Ocean, creating a perfect destination for both nature lover and those who just want to relax and admire the wonderful views over the estuary being just two kilometres from the Govuro River mouth.

Rio Azul offers a great fine dining experience will just add the cherry on the top of this perfect holiday destination.

Six twin thatched beach chalets and two luxury thatched villas for up to twelve people, with three double rooms and a loft space including beds for the children; each villa having its own private swimming pool.

The name Rio Azul meaning “Blue River” has around a hundred square kilometres of the mangrove estuary system and the waterways of the main and sub-rivers to peruse either by foot or with the kayaks provided, with channels extending for more than a hundred and fifty kilometres each ready for you to cruise along.

Rio Azul Lodge offers you endless stretches of the estuary to fish within, prolific birdlife alongside unspoilt beaches waiting to be explored by you in this true heaven on earth destination! 


  • Beverage Maker in Room
  • Housekeeping
  • Mosquito net
  • TV
  • Viewing Deck

Facilities Available at Rio Azul Lodge

  • Restaurant
  • Sun deck
  • Viewing deck

More Information on Rio Azul Lodge

FAQs about Rio Azul Lodge
What is the contact number for reservations?

The contact numbers to make a reservation at Rio Azul Lodge are:

•  Cape Town Reservations +27 (0) 21 794 9050
•  Durban Reservations: +27 (0) 31 941 5945
•  Johannesburg Reservations: +27 (0) 10 446 8045.

Alternatively, you can check availability and book online by clicking here.

How much does a room at Rio Azul Lodge cost?
The average rate for a night's stay at Rio Azul Lodge is US $410.00 to US $1,630.00.
Where is Rio Azul Lodge located?
The address of Rio Azul Lodge is: Rio Azul beach resort is located on the banks of the Govuro River in Mozambique, Africa., Govuro River.

The specials listed below will automatically be offered to you when proceeding through the booking process.

SADC rates

South African Residents rates at Rio Azul Lodge: from R2,700.00 per person sharing per night (06 Jan – 14 Dec 2019) and R3,200.00 per person sharing (15 Dec –  05 Jan 2020).

Included in the rate:

  • All meals, soft drinks, local alcoholic beverages, laundry, complimentary WIFI, use of your own private boat on the lagoon (aluminium motorised boat), snorkelling in the mangroves, excursion to Pansy or Flamingo Island (tide dependent), 1 x beach picnic, 1 x dhow sunset cruise per stay, kayaking, bird watching

Excluded from the rate:

  • Return transfers to/from Vilanculos to Rio Azul Lodge – Max 3 guests per vehicle (ZAR 1,000 per person min 2 pax), island trips to Bazaruto Archipelago Reserve, Bartholomeus Diaz (BD) and Paradise Island, ocean snorkelling, deep sea fishing.

Terms and Conditions:

  • Valid until 5 January 2020
  • Subject to availability
  • Valid for SADC Residents only. Proof of Residence may be requested
  • Rates are in ZAR