Located in the east of the African continent and with a Portuguese accent, Mozambique is a paradise of deserted and pristine beaches, warm waters all year round, idyllic tropical islands and coral reefs, which make the country a special and unparalleled refuge for a honeymoon.
Azura Benguerra – The hotel is located on the Bazaruto Islands, with 16 luxurious beachfront villas, each with its own butler and private infinity pool, set amidst native trees, meticulously created to offer guests their own private sanctuary in order to feel in harmony with the environment.
The gastronomy has great visibility. The meals, mostly based on seafood and fish, are considered true gastronomic experiences, which can be informal “walk in the sand”, picnics in isolated places, a candlelight dinner on the beach under the stars, banquets in comfort and in the privacy of your own villa, and tasting dinners at the Jellyfish Restaurant.
When to go: The best time to visit the country is from May to November, when temperatures are milder (vary from 20 ° C to 29 ° C), and rains are less frequent. The beginning of the rainy season, from November to January, is also recommended, but temperatures are high. Between February and April, many roads are impassable due to flooding, common in the south and center of the country.
Azura Benguerra Island
Imagine a preserved island. inside a National Marine Park, deserted beaches of pure white sand that stretch for miles, sparkling turquoise seas dotted with local shows doing their trade, sunny days and nights full of stars. This is the charming island that you have always imagined. Azura Benguerra, Mozambique’s first ecological resort, was built by hand by the local community.
Only 20 villages are nestled along one of the last unknown stretches of beach in the world, with all the comforts you could wish for, sparkling private pools, Mozambican butlers to take care of all your needs, fish and seafood fresh from the ocean, a fantastic range of activities and experiences, an African spa to relax in, all in a community based project where local islanders benefit as much as you do. Azura Benguerra Island is a paradise found.
For honeymooners, pampering starts at check in. The bride and groom are welcomed with glasses of champagne and upon arriving at their villa, many pleasant surprises await them, giving the trip all the charm and magic required by the date.
Anantara Medjumbe Island Resort
Among the best hotels in Mozambique, Anantara Medjumbe Island Resort is located in Medjumbe, it is a small private island that is part of the protected Quirimbas Archipelago, where the horizon is an endless swirl of white sands, turquoise and blue lagoon of the Indian Ocean.
Enjoy the flavors of island life in one of Mozambique’s exotic restaurants, away from it all. Flavors of the world, local specialties and fresh seafood are served with extraordinary views of the ocean.
Your getaway on a private island promises a lot of adventure, on the coast, in the sea or below the surface of the ocean, the resort offers kayaks, stand up paddle boards, water skiing, snorkeling and many other activities.
Stroll along the white sands to the island’s desert lighthouse, keeping an eye out for baby sea turtles. Explore some of the most beautiful places to visit in Mozambique, such as the beautiful reefs all within easy reach from the resort.
Enjoy couples spa trips and treatments inspired by indigenous ingredientes or a massage overlooking the ocean. Then, relax in a plunge pool.
Alternatively, opt for spa treatments in the privacy of your villa.