Medjumbe Island, Mozambique
This luxury boutique resort lies on a tiny private island in the Quirimbas Archipelago, off the northern coast of Mozambique. Anantara Medjumbe Island Resort is an idyllic tropical paradise surrounded by powder white sands and sparkling turquoise waters,
Offering impeccable service, mouthwatering cuisine and superb facilities including a restaurant, pool and spa, Anantara Medjumbe Island Resort will appeal to couples and honeymooners seeking a serene and romantic private island hideaway in a magical setting.
The resort provides just 12 elegantly appointed thatched villas dotted along the beach, with stunning views across the Indian Ocean. Each one has been designed in harmony with the natural surroundings and features an eclectic mix of décor and a deck with plunge pool, perfect for lazy afternoons.
There is a wealth of activities on offer and you can do as much or as little as you wish. Go snorkelling or scuba diving, head out on a whale-watching trip, enjoy a romantic sunset cruise or experience sheer bliss at the spa.
Lightfoot Travel provides tailor-made itineraries that include daily tours and excursions, restaurant recommendations and bookings, and can incorporate Mozambique into a greater African holiday. Take a look at Wild Bush Luxury as an example of a bespoke itinerary that we can create for you.
Anantara Medjumbe Island Resort Information
- Location and getting there:
The resort is located on Medjumbe Island in the Quirimbas Archipelago off the northern coast of Mozambique. It is a 45-minute light aircraft flight from Pemba International Airport (accessible from Johannesburg)
There are 12 villas with direct beach access (1 with twin beds, 3 with queen-size beds, 8 with king-size bed). Each rooms features a four-poster bed, private deck with a plunge pool, outdoor shower and all mod-cons.
Restaurant, bar and lounge
The array of activities includes whale-watching trips, sunset cruises, snorkeling and scuba diving, watersports including water skiing, kayaking, wakeboarding, remote island picnics and spa treatments.
This is an adults’ only resort. Children over 16 are permitted but the resort has a romantic feel and is better suited to couples.