Ilha de Mozambique Region
Nestled amongst the sand dunes of the Indian Ocean, Naara Eco Lodge & Spa offers luxury accommodation on the banks of the Nhambavale Lake in Chidenguele. The Lodge strives to supports its local community and operate in harmony with the environment. As such, 80% of its energy is derived directly from the sun and they champion recycling and responsible tourism in their area.
The Lodge offers accommodation in ten deluxe safari tents on the two hectare property. The tents are set on permanent structures with large front doors allowing for beautiful lake views. Each tent is also strategically placed to ensure privacy. Relax on the covered verandah of the tent or inside the spacious bedroom area. The indoor en suite facility opens to a private secluded garden, where an outdoor shower is found. Dining at Naara Lodge is a treat with a merger of local ingredients and gourmet international cuisine. The kitchen is supplied by regionally and locally grown organic vegetables and fruits. The seafood is acquired through sustainable and ethical means, mostly purchased from community based fishermen.
The Nhambavale Lake gives visitors the opportunity to enjoy swimming, floating, fresh water fishing, kayaking, wind surfing and kite surfing. Other popular activities include birding and nature and community walks. The ocean is approximately 2 km from the Lodge.
What is Special?
Naara Eco Lodge has such a unique location on the Nhambavale Lake, its not just another beach lodge. Enjoy the calm and tranquillity that the lake emanates or explore the surrounding dune forest.
Naara Lodge is situated approximately 275 kms north of Maputo making it a good stop over when traveling from Maputo to Inhambane or back down again. The last 15 kms can only be done by 4x4 but parking and transfers can be arranged for normal sedan vehicles.
Naara Eco Lodge & Spa Facilities
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Chuiba Bay Lodge offers luxury accommodation, close to Pemba, in the middle of ten hectares of untouched nature nestled in between the dunes. Kilometers of sandy beach invite visitors for a leisurely stroll along the warm waters of the Indian Ocean.
Accommodation is limited to six luxury bungalows and guests can therefore enjoy a sense of privacy and personal service not found at large resorts. All bungalows feature spacious bedrooms, en-suite bathrooms with all-fresco patios, air conditioning, ceiling fans, Satellite TV with DVD player, safe, personal-bar and Wireless internet. The spacious lounges elegantly decorated, wide opened patio doors embracing the surrounding landscape, large terraces with generous day beds to while away the hours, two swimming pools and a Gym round off the offering at Chuiba Bay Lodge.
The Lodge offers easy access to a variety of activities in and around Pemba and Chuiba for those who not only want to relax in luxury, but also enjoy the variety of activities and adventures that Mozambique offers. The team at the Lodge can arrange snorkelling, scuba diving, dhow cruises and village trips to the local Chuiba Village on request.
What is Special?
Chuiba Bay Lodge is a lovely upmarket alternative for clients wanting to stay in the north of Mozambique but who do not have the budget for the more expensive island lodges. Note that the lodge has a minimum night stay policy.
The nearest Airport is Pemba Airport and the Lodge can assist with Airport transfers.
Chuiba Bay Lodge Facilities