Lying on Benguerra Island, a tropical gem encircled by silver beaches, turquoise seas and coral reefs in the Bazaruto Archipelago, the &Beyond Benguerra Island lodge is barefoot luxury at its very best. Nestled in lush acacia forest filled with flora and fauna, the lodge is small and intimate, offering genuine hospitality and an exceptional degree of comfort.
The lodge has three types of accommodation - 2 cabanas, 10 casitas and 1 private villa - each spacious with its own private plunge pool, expansive deck, direct beach access and its own unique characteristics. The casitas are the new style of room and embrace &Beyond's unique blend of safari chic and Arabic style. Special touches include an en-suite bathroom with a beautiful cooper bath, outdoor shower, outdoor dining gazebo for starlit dinners and private butler service. The cabanas are directly on the beach, whilst the villa has two bedrooms and is the epitome of luxury.
Meals at &Beyond Benguerra Island are comprised largely of freshly caught seafood - with delicacies such as prawns, crab and crayfish. Additionally, traditional Moçambican cuisine, Portuguese flavours and other delicious dishes make up the daily menus. Breakfast and lunch are buffet affairs, while dinner is a set menu. The island and lodge can provide a variety of other settings for meals, which contributes to the magic and romance of the island experience.
The lodge has an expansive lounge and bar with deck, there is also a swimming pool and a small spa. Some of the best scuba diving and snorkelling in the world is available off Benguerra's shores with the surrounding coral reefs rich in sea life. Other activities include fly and deep-sea fishing, island nature walk, dhow cruises, horse riding or simply relaxing on the gorgeous white sand beach.