- Type: Boutique Hotel
- Summary: Sun-drenched island within a national park
- Feature: Infinity private pool and private sala
- Rooms: 18 villas
- Location: Mozambique
- Nearest airport: Vilanculos Airport
Location and transfer
Arrive in style on the lodge's helicopter - the ten-minute transfer will whisk you over the azure waters of the Bazaruto Archipelago.
As an after-dinner treat, the resident Marine Biologist will escort guests onto the beach and delight them with an in-depth explanation of the stars. By nightfall, the never-ending African sky is an absolute treasure trove of constellations and this is just one of many experiences not to be missed while staying here.
The pristine reefs of the Bazaruto Archipelago, full of fascinating and varied marine life, are often cited as some of the best spots for diving off the east coast of Africa. The on-site, five-star PADI diving course provides all the equipment and training that you will need to head out to the reefs and discover an underwater kingdom of colour, whatever your experience level. As you dive deeper, prepare to come face to face with a range of enchanting species - such as Whale Sharks, Humpback Whales, various turtles and Stingrays - as well as countless varieties of reef fish and mind-blowing corals.
Azura Benguerra Island boasts deserted white-sand beaches and sparkling turquoise seas, making it a perfect option for a relaxing beach escape.
Spa & Wellness
The unique African-inspired Azura Spa offers rubs, wraps and massages based on local ingredients and traditions.
Azura Benguerra Island - with its unique, stunning surroundings and a host of colourful activities - provides an educational playground for children and adults alike. Making the most of the amazing environment that surrounds Azura, children can enjoy searching for shells, climbing dunes and encountering the striking marine life of the nearby waters. Indoor activities include fun cookie-baking, as well as luxurious junior spa treatments. Make a family visit to the island's only school, built by the resort, and meet the inspirational teachers and students for a truly fascinating and unforgettable cultural exchange.