Vilanculos Beach Lodge is situated in the small costal town of Vilanculos, in the subtropical province of Inhambane, Mozambique. Vilanculos lies 720kms north of Maputo and 500kms south of Beira.
The town, with friendly people and a lively atmosphere, offers the perfect base from which to explore the picturesque Bazaruto Archipelago and the Bazaruto National Park.
8 Stand alone Luxury Chalets – either double or twin bed
14 Semi detached Luxury Chalets – either double or twin bed
1 Presidential Suite - 2 en suite bedrooms, a central lounge and bar area
Chalets are comfortable and well-appointed. Construction of the chalets is of indigenous hardwood sambiri pole and thatch; plaster walls with wooden frame windows and doors; and combinations of highly polished hardwood and cemcrete floors. Frameless glass shower doors and interesting vanity features incorporating traditional beer barrel bases with impressive hardwood counter tops have been included in the design of the interior.
Large glass doors and windows allow an abundance of natural light to enter the rooms and offer fantastic views of the ocean from each chalet. A well-placed desk and counter top serves a practical purpose while adding a local element of high gloss wood and traditional beer barrel to the room.
·All Chalets have en suite showers
·All chalets are air conditioned
·Shaver plug point
·Coffee and Tea station
VIEW FROM CHALETS
Care has been taken in the placement of all chalets to provide guests with views of the sea. Where possible existing flora has been incorporated into patios and indigenous bush has been kept.
The Luxury Chalets are positioned on the drop to the beach, each patio faces the ocean and offers exceptional views of the sunrise over the ocean.
This welcoming thatched structure invites guests to unwind in the comfort of its open spaces and passages which lead into the garden, allowing for a refreshing escape and uninterrupted views of the sea. In the event of inclement weather, awnings are available to offer protection, without blocking the magnificent views.
The spectacular 550,000 litre infinity pool on the beach front offers a welcome retreat from the heat of the day. It boasts a gentle sloped beach entry, martini double tiered seats, and Jacuzzi jets and bubbles with a stunning water feature. A depth of 2m allows for scuba training, without compromising the comfort of other guests.
The pool bar, overlooking the gardens, pool and beach, offers a more relaxed atmosphere. Serving light snacks, meals and a selection of drinks, shooters and cocktails it is the perfect place to relax during the day.
ACTIVITIES OFFERED BY THE LODGE
Big Game Fishing
Sun set and daytime cruises
A variety of water sports, including water skiing, wake-boarding and tubing
Trips to the Market
Beach volleyball and soccer
Horse and camel rides on the beach can be arranged through the lodge
How to get there: by Road or by air, ask us for a fly in quote.