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Inhambane Province 1304 Mozambique
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What you can expect during your stay
  • All linens sanitised in high-temperature wash
  • Face masks required for guests in public areas
  • Face masks required for staff in public areas
  • Hand sanitiser available to guests & staff
  • Stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
  • Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
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Updated 21/06/07 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
A note from Azura Benguerra Island
Updated 21/06/07 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.


#1 of 2 in Benguerra Island
Travellers' Choice
Imagine staying in some of the world’s most undiscovered, pristine environments. Completely private and removed from the rest of the world. Where authenticity of the experience, without compromising on standards, is the key. Where there is a philanthropic goal of both protecting the environment and giving back to the local community. Azura offers some of Africa’s ultimate private luxury hideaways for just a discerning few to discover. Privately owned and managed, our hotels are small and personalised, with award-winning 'eco-chic' villas, delicious local cuisine, and a whole range of unique experiences to enjoy. The Azura team is ready to welcome you, as they love to go out of their way to make every visitor's stay special. Our core philosophy is that each day should be different, and that we ‘wow’ you in some way during your stay with us. We are very proud of our guestbook, which is full of comments from happy guests, many of whom return to stay with us time and again.
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Property amenities
Paid private parking nearby
Free internet
Free breakfast
Books, DVDs, music for children
Pool / beach towels
Swimming pool toys
Infinity pool
Pool with view
Outdoor pool
Private pool
Plunge pool
Bar / lounge
Breakfast available
Complimentary Instant Coffee
Complimentary tea
Complimentary welcome drink
Kids' meals
Outdoor dining area
Special diet menus
Wine / champagne
Horseback riding
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Highchairs available
Airport transportation
Conference facilities
Couples massage
Facial treatments
Foot massage
Full body massage
Neck massage
24-hour security
Gift shop
Mosquito net
Outdoor furniture
Picnic area
Shared lounge / TV area
Sun deck
Sun loungers / beach chairs
Sun umbrellas
Butler service
First aid kit
Private check-in / check-out
Dry cleaning
Laundry service
Ironing service
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Room features
Air conditioning
Room service
Coffee / tea maker
Bath / shower
Bottled water
Electric kettle
Complimentary toiletries
Hair dryer
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Room types
Ocean view
Bridal suite
Non-smoking rooms
Family rooms
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Languages Spoken


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Inhambane Province 1304 Mozambique
Getting there
Vilanculos Airport23 kmSee all flights
Inhambane Airport225 kmSee all flights
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Popular mentions
Alain D wrote a review 18 May
Gaborone, Botswana247 contributions46 helpful votes
Calling Azura Retreat idyllic is an understatement. My wife and I just got back from a trip there and couldn't have enjoyed ourselves more. From the moment we arrived the entire team was dedicated to making sure we had a great stay. We had an all-inclusive stay, so meals and standard drinks and many activities were included. We both enjoyed the food immensely especially the fresh seafood (which we don't get much of in Botswana.) We paid extra to dive and for some spa treatments, but the price was fair. We had some scheduling difficulties during our stay, but they were resolved to our satisfaction which just reinforced their commitment to guest satisfaction. If you are a diver, you won't be disappointed by the aquatic life off of Tuma Reef. Josh and Rhys were excellent guides. And the final night seafood barbecue on the beach in front of our villa was the piece de resistance. Hassane really outdid himself. Throughout GM Brian was checking in with us to make sure that we were enjoying ourselves and being properly looked after. I can't recommend it enough.
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Date of stay: May 2022
Sleep Quality
Room Tip: All the rooms are the same and face the beach. You can't go wrong!
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Chris D wrote a review 11 May
Johannesburg, South Africa20 contributions1 helpful vote
The staff were incredible, helpful & sincere but not overpowering. The location is breaktaking and far better than most international locations in the Mediterranean & Bahamas in my experience. Loads of fun activities & amenities available to suit everyone’s needs.
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Date of stay: May 2022Trip type: Travelled
Room Tip: Bring some reef shoes. Wide brimmed hat. A rash vest. Insect repellent. Lots of sun cream and...
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anthonytT3710GG wrote a review Apr 2022
28 contributions23 helpful votes
We have just returned from a most wonderful week at Azura Benguerra. Amazingly just a 1h20m flight and a short hop to the island from Johannesburg and we were transported into a tropical paradise. The island; hospitality; weather (warm and sultry); food and activities made the week blissfully fly past. Highlights included a wonderful trip to Paradise Island where the snorkelling was so fabulous that the need for scuba diving was eclipsed. Throw in some great game fishing; unbelievable food (especially the seafood); a fascinating island tour and a sea temperature that probably averaged 27 degrees and it couldn’t have been better. Already looking forward to a return holiday.
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Date of stay: April 2022Trip type: Travelled
Arlene B wrote a review Mar 2022
1 contribution
We visited this Island to celebrate our friends wedding. We were wonderfully surprised by how lovely this little piece of land is. What made it especially enjoyable besides the special occasion was the lovely staff with their good service and friendliness. They graciously attended to our every wish! We did not know about this tranquil and peaceful part of the world and are sure to visit again.
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Date of stay: March 2022
Sleep Quality
Room Tip: We were happy with the location and view of our room. Nothing to fault.
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Aline Pereira wrote a review Feb 2022
24 contributions1 helpful vote
This is heaven on earth! Stunning location with a rich and fun itinerary and friendly helpful staff. We did moon light dinners/ dhow cruise with sunset / diving in the reef / day party at Peri peri beach / the tour for the village and got to know the project the hotel has with the kids/ picnic at the remote island ! Honestly this is a holiday for the books , I cannot wait to come back again
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Date of stay: February 2022Trip type: Travelled
Room Tip: Come with Hapiness you may have found heaven
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Response from Chelsie Kirman, Guest Services / Front Office at Azura Benguerra Island
Responded 14 Feb 2022
We are all so glad you were able to enjoy our little slice of Paradise here at Azura Benguerra Island, and thank you for taking the time to write such great feedback. We are glad you experienced our daily different dining surprises and we are happy that you enjoyed our activities that we offer. We hope to see you soon again!
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US$1 749 - US$2 115 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Frequently Asked Questions about Azura Benguerra Island
What are some of the property amenities at Azura Benguerra Island?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free breakfast, a pool, and an on-site restaurant.
Which room amenities are available at Azura Benguerra Island?
Top room amenities include a minibar, air conditioning, and a desk.
What food & drink options are available at Azura Benguerra Island?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast, an on-site restaurant, and a lounge during their stay.
Is parking available at Azura Benguerra Island?
Yes, paid private parking nearby is available to guests.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Azura Benguerra Island?
Yes, guests have access to a pool during their stay.
Does Azura Benguerra Island have airport transportation?
Yes, Azura Benguerra Island offers airport transportation for guests. We recommend calling ahead to confirm details.
Are any cleaning services offered at Azura Benguerra Island?
Yes, dry cleaning and laundry service are offered to guests.
Does Azura Benguerra Island have any great views?
Yes, guests often enjoy the ocean view available here.