• Nearest Airport

    Vilankulo Airport

  • Location

    Vilanculos Coastal Wildlife Sanctuary, Vilanculos, Mozambique

  • Property Access

    Road transfer from Vilanculos Airport to the beach and from there approximately 45 minutes by boat to the lodge.

  • Best time to travel

    Generally an all year travel destination. Rain season is normally from December to end March when some rain and high humidity can be expected.

Discover paradise on the East African seaboard. The award-winning Dugong Beach Lodge is situated along the Southern Mozambique Coast. This Mozambique accommodation is set in on the beach providing guests with spectacular views. Guests stay in luxury chalets and villas overlooking the scenic ocean. The water surrounding Dugong Beach Lodge is ideal for divers and snorkeling. Shallow and deep water reefs reveal beautiful creatures.

Long Stay Offer

Stay 6 nights pay 5 & receive a complimentary return boat transfer, Bottle of wine.

Stay 7 nights pay 6 & receive a complimentary return boat transfer, Bottle of wine, Dhow sundow cruise, guided trails and a private dinner. Valid until 31 Oct 2019. T&C Apply.


Honeymoon couple receives a bottle of sparkling wine. romantic turn-down and a private romantic dinner. Valid all year round. T&C Apply.


The lodge offers 14 luxuriously appointed, air-conditioned chalets with direct access to the beach via individual pathways. Two of the chalets have a private plunge pool whilst all of the chalets have a private deck furnished with day beds for relaxation with panoramic ocean views. Romantic private dinners with majestic views of the star studded skies can also be enjoyed under the secluded canopy.


Daily meals are served in the dining room and on the main deck
in either buffet or à la carte style. Dugong Beach Lodge has a
variety of other exclusive dining experiences available on
request, including exciting picnic excursions to different nearby
islands, as well as meals set up on the jetty overlooking the
ocean. Beach picnics and dinners are also part of the tradition
at Dugong, while those on romantic getaways are promised
luxury and intimacy as each chalet has a private deck where
dinners can be enjoyed.


Take a small boat and paddle away. This activity gives you an
opportunity to venture after dolphins or head south to drift between
the mangroves and enjoy the silence. For the more active, a long
paddle north along the coast to Pelican Bay can be enjoyed.

What we think of it

Great value for money offer in a idyllic area.