Set in the protected marine reserve of Bazaruto Archipelago National Park, this ecologically sensitive lodge is on Benguerra Island. The 20 spacious and stylishly furnished air-conditioned villas built on low stilts over the sand provide infinity pools, beachfront lounging salas, cedar decks with outdoor showers and large dressing rooms leading to expansive baths with extra-long tubs. Interiors have eucalyptus floors, ceiling fans and rattan window shades. The recommended Royal Beach Villas have two baths, landscaped gardens and 32-foot pools. Guests gather for drinks in the Star Bar, while delicious dinners are served in different locations each evening. The property offers a superb array of activities, including snorkeling, fishing, horseback riding and sailing.
Lowest Rate: Beach Villa for Two, $1,400; Editor’s Choice: Royal Beach Villa for Two, $3,000 (all meals, house wines and spirits, and selected activities included).
All meals; Non-alcoholic beverages, local beers, spirits and selected house wines; Sunset cocktail of the day; Butler service; Land Rover island drive; Sunset Dhow cruise; Snorkeling equipment, kayaks and paddleboards; Special honeymoon amenities; Children’s activities; Emergency medical evacuation insurance; Wi-Fi in public areas
Travel benefits are available when booking through our partner Andrew Harper Travel.
In order to offer you the highest level of service, online booking is currently not available. Please call Andrew Harper Travel at (800) 375-4685, or contact the hotel directly, for reservations.
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