Azura Benguerra

Getting there:

How to get there :  from South Africa, fly directly with SA Airlink to Vilanculos Airport. Transfers to Azura Benguerra are then arranged from the airport, by helicopter, and are $295 pp each way. International flights must be booked by client.

The lodge is located on a spectacular white sand beach on Benguerra island, with amazing vistas across the archipelago. The Villas each have their own infinity pools, and are extremely luxurious. The lodge has a contemporary feel about it, and offers an array of activities, including SCUBA diving, island cruises, island nature tours, African spa, horse riding and more!

Rooms:

The 20 luxury beachfront villas comprise of 3 Beach Villas, 3 Luxury Beach Villas, 10 Infinity Beach Villas, 2 Royal Beach Villas, 1 Villa Amizade and 1 Presidential Villa.

All villas were hand built by the local community and blends traditional Mozambique with modern chic.

The villas are set amidst the trees and have been created to offer the guest their own private sanctuary.

BEACH VILLAS:

There are 3 of this type of villa.

These are slightly smaller in all aspects to the Luxury Beach Villa, but have an excellent location.

These Villas boast, beachfront location and view with private undercover deck.

The interior consists of King size bed with down duvet, bathroom with shower & double vanity, mini bar.

There is also a beachside sala and private plunge pool

All villas have Mozambican Butler-host service.

COST:  $675 per person per night sharing

Includes : All meals, including main beach dinners, local beers & spirits and cocktails, selection of house wines, soft drinks, tea & coffee, waters, sunset cocktail of the day served to Sala, Mozambique host service, wiFi access in the public areas and rooms, an island drive, sunset dhow cruise, use of snorkeling equipment, use of kayaks and paddleboards.

Excludes: premium spirits, wines and champagnes, specialist guided activities, day trips, deep sea fishing, boat hire, reef snorkeling, island hoping, scuba diving and courses, spa treatments, laundry, personal gifts and staff gratuities, optional $10 per villa per night Rainbow fund contribution, BANP Park fees, tax on local extras, visas, travel insurance.

LUXURY BEACH VILLAS:

There are 3 of this type of villa.

The key difference between the Luxury Beach Villas and the Infinity Beach Villas is the prime positioning, a larger bathroom with freeform bath, and the size of the villa pool.

The Luxury Beach villas have a 3.5m plunge pools.

These Villas boast, beachfront location and view with private undercover deck.

The interior consists of King size bed with down duvet, bathroom with shower & double vanity, mini bar.

There is also a beachside sala and private plunge pool

All villas have Mozambican Butler-host service.

COST:  $895 per person per night sharing

Includes : All meals, including main beach dinners, local beers & spirits and cocktails, selection of house wines, soft drinks, tea & coffee, waters, sunset cocktail of the day served to Sala, Mozambique host service, wiFi access in the public areas and rooms, an island drive, sunset dhow cruise, use of snorkeling equipment, use of kayaks and paddleboards.

Excludes: premium spirits, wines and champagnes, specialist guided activities, day trips, deep sea fishing, boat hire, reef snorkeling, island hoping, scuba diving and courses, spa treatments, laundry, personal gifts and staff gratuities, optional $10 per villa per night Rainbow fund contribution, BANP Park fees, tax on local extras, visas, travel insurance.

INFINITY BEACH VILLAS:

There are 10 of this type of villa.

The key difference between the Luxury Beach Villas and the Infinity Beach Villas is the prime positioning, a larger bathroom with freeform bath, and the size of the villa pool.

The Infinity Beach villas have a 5m plunge pools.

These Villas boast, beachfront location and view with private undercover deck.

The interior consists of King size bed with down duvet, bathroom with shower & double vanity, mini bar.

There is also a beachside sala and private plunge pool

All villas have Mozambican Butler-host service.

COST:  $1,095 per person per night sharing

Includes : All meals, including main beach dinners, local beers & spirits and cocktails, selection of house wines, soft drinks, tea & coffee, waters, sunset cocktail of the day served to Sala, Mozambique host service, wiFi access in the public areas and rooms, an island drive, sunset dhow cruise, use of snorkeling equipment, use of kayaks and paddleboards.

Excludes: premium spirits, wines and champagnes, specialist guided activities, day trips, deep sea fishing, boat hire, reef snorkeling, island hoping, scuba diving and courses, spa treatments, laundry, personal gifts and staff gratuities, optional $10 per villa per night Rainbow fund contribution, BANP Park fees, tax on local extras, visas, travel insurance.

ROYAL BEACH VILLAS:

There are 2 of this type of villa.

The Royal Beach Villas feature infinity edge pools and magnificent sea views. They are 172 square meters, making them the largest and most lavish of all the villas.

These Villas boast, beachfront location and view with private undercover deck.

The interior consists of King size bed with down duvet, bathroom with shower & double vanity, mini bar.

There is also a beachside sala and private plunge pool

All villas have Mozambican Butler-host service.

COST:  $1,495 per person per night sharing

Includes : All meals, including main beach dinners, local beers & spirits and cocktails, selection of house wines, soft drinks, tea & coffee, waters, sunset cocktail of the day served to Sala, Mozambique host service, wiFi access in the public areas and rooms, an island drive, sunset dhow cruise, use of snorkeling equipment, use of kayaks and paddleboards.

Excludes: premium spirits, wines and champagnes, specialist guided activities, day trips, deep sea fishing, boat hire, reef snorkeling, island hoping, scuba diving and courses, spa treatments, laundry, personal gifts and staff gratuities, optional $10 per villa per night Rainbow fund contribution, BANP Park fees, tax on local extras, visas, travel insurance.

VILLA AMIZADE:

This 2 bedroom en-suite villa has fantastic views.

It offers a sitting area with flat screen TV, DVD, Sound Dock and selection of games, opening onto extensive decking, dining and relaxation areas, including a ‘wine bar’.

Maximum occupancy 5 people including children.

The interior consists of King size bed with down duvet, bathroom with shower & double vanity, mini bar.

There is also a beachside sala and private plunge pool

All villas have Mozambican Butler-host service.

COST:  from $4,550 per night (4 persons in villa)

Includes : All meals, including main beach dinners, local beers & spirits and cocktails, selection of house wines, soft drinks, tea & coffee, waters, sunset cocktail of the day served to Sala, Mozambique host service, wiFi access in the public areas and rooms, an island drive, sunset dhow cruise, use of snorkeling equipment, use of kayaks and paddleboards.

Excludes: premium spirits, wines and champagnes, specialist guided activities, day trips, deep sea fishing, boat hire, reef snorkeling, island hoping, scuba diving and courses, spa treatments, laundry, personal gifts and staff gratuities, optional $10 per villa per night Rainbow fund contribution, BANP Park fees, tax on local extras, visas, travel insurance.

PRESIDENTIAL VILLA:

This villa has a very secluded private location, some 150m down the beach from main Azura, and comes with its own butler-host and private chef.

There are 3 en-suite bedrooms, indoor and outdoor bathrooms, a media room, sitting/dining area with ‘wine bar’, and huge infinity pool spanning the front of the villa.

It is located just footsteps from the beach at the end of our property to ensure maximum privacy, with a fantastic treehouse to catch the afternoon breezes and panoramic views to Bazaruto Island and the Indian Ocean beyond.

COST:  from $5,950 per night (6 persons in villa)

Includes : All meals, including main beach dinners, local beers & spirits and cocktails, selection of house wines, soft drinks, tea & coffee, waters, sunset cocktail of the day served to Sala, Mozambique host service, wiFi access in the public areas and rooms, an island drive, sunset dhow cruise, use of snorkeling equipment, use of kayaks and paddle boards.

Excludes: premium spirits, wines and champagnes, specialist guided activities, day trips, deep sea fishing, boat hire, reef snorkeling, island hoping, scuba diving and courses, spa treatments, laundry, personal gifts and staff gratuities, optional $10 per villa per night Rainbow fund contribution, BANP Park fees, tax on local extras, visas, travel insurance.

WHAT’S TO DO:

There is a large variety of activities available at the lodge.

These include the specialized activities such as scuba diving (PADI 5 star center with dedicated training pool), guided snorkeling trips, island visits, guided tours of the island and it’s natural beauty, visits to Vilanculos and its market, deep sea fishing in a custom built boat, shore based fishing, spa treatments, leisure trips in the helicopter, horse riding, dhow sailing, star gazing, beach walks with picnics, guided birding, dolphin sightings and whale sightings (seasonal) and cultural encounters.

Details and prices quoted on this website are subject to change without prior notification.
Please contact info@mozambique-collection.org for an official quotation.