Far from the madding crowd, but conveniently located 90km’s up the coast from Inhambane Airport in Mozambique, Massinga Beach is perched smugly above seductive views of seemingly endless and undiscovered coastline.
The lodge, framed by palm trees and tropical bush, extends straight onto the finely-sanded shores of the Indian ocean. The tropical waters are invitation enough to dive in, but the lodge’s range of water-based leisure activities including kayaking, snorkelling and scuba-diving ensure all guests will. Land-based activities include beach games, picnics, stargazing and day-visits to lively Inhambane or the nearby Massinga village.
16 Ocean Front Deluxe Rooms each feature a king-sized bed and open out onto a private deck featuring a splash pool. The 12 Ocean View Chalets are ideal for families with two adult sleeper couches in the lounge and a separate bathroom. All include bathrooms with a free-standing bath tub, and a rain shower opening out onto the deck Two restaurants serve fresh seafood and traditional Mozambican cuisine while the Lounge Bar and Pool Deck are the perfect spots for ending the day off with a cocktail at sunset.