• Nearest Airport

    Pemba, Mozambique

  • Location

    Medjumbe Island, Quirimbas Archipelago

  • Property Access

    Charter flight with light aircraft from Pemba Airport to Medjumbe Island.  Duration approximately 45 – 60 minutes subject to stop overs at other islands along the way.

  • Best time to travel

    Popular all year round, but best travel months are November to March when it’s very hot . Expect some rain during these months to cool the heat a bit.

An idyllic little private island surrounded by the azure blue waters of the Indian Ocean, Anantara Medjumbe Island Resort is quintessentially a honeymoon haven. Recently renovated and refurbished, the new vibrant colours perfectly compliment the natural beauty of the island. Enjoy a stroll along the soft white sand of the beach or laze away the day in your private plunge pool or whilst reading a book on the comfortable villa veranda. Or for the adventurous spirit enjoy scuba diving or snorkelling in the waters of the Quirimbas National Park.  The spa therapist is at hand to smooth away all the stress and tension from your muscles as you rejuvenate and invigorate in paradise.

Long Stay Offer

25% discount for stays of 4 nights & 30% discount for stays of 8 nights. Valid all year round except for Festive peak season. T&C’s apply

Early Booking Special

Book, confirm & pay from as early as 120 days prior to arrival and receive an additional discount on the accommodation.  Valid all year round except for Festive season peak period. T&C Apply.


Bride receives 50% discount for min 4 night stay in a Beach Pool Villa, as well as Honeymoon, treats on arrival.  Valid all year round except for Festive season peak period. T&C’s apply

Beach Villas

With only twelve Beach Pool Villas, you are assured of personal service during your stay starting with the fragranced soap selection on arrival. The Villas offer all the comforts that you could wish for with en suite bathrooms featuring in door and out door showers, tea and coffee facilities with mini bar, air conditioning, ceiling fan and television to name a few.  Modern conveniences, in the form of your rooms directory on a mini iPad, allows you to leisurely read up on the Resort’s facilities, browse the activity menu or contemplate the mouth watering Dine by Design menu.


Anantara Medjumbe is perfect for switching off from the rat race and just spending quality time relaxing.  However, if you are included to something more adventurous, there is a variety of activities to enjoy ranging from snorkeling, scuba diving, kayaking, stand up paddle boarding, whale & turtle watching (in season) and birding to name a few.  Or simply soak up the last rays of the sun at the end of the day whilst you sail around the island in a traditional dhow sailing boat with a cocktail in hand.


The creative chef team at Anantara Medjumbe will tantalize your taste buds with the dishes they prepare for you.  Whether its the bold flavour of Mozambique or traditional European classics, meal times will become a highlight of your stay.  Whether you dine in the restaurant, on the beach or at your Villa; it is sure to be a special occasion to be enjoyed.

What we think of it

Perfect for honeymooners or clients that wish to celebrate a special occasion at a unique private destination. We highly recommend the day trip to Quissanga Island with snorkelling and lunch picnic in the coconut plantation.