- Situated on a crescent of white sand, Anantara Bazaruto Island Resort & Spa has an idyllic setting and a peaceful atmosphere, with the focus here being on relaxation. With few distractions to interrupt your stay at Anantara Bazaruto Island Resort & Spa, you can completely lose yourself in dazzling natural beauty, peaceful island life and unforgettable experiences.
- Relish a host of luxury comforts in our boutique collection of 44 beach, sea view and pool villas, which have been designed in natural harmony with the unspoiled island surrounds.
- Spend lazy days at a quiet beachfront pool that is reserved exclusively for adults, or take your little ones to play in the dedicated family pool.
- Feel revitalised at our pampering spa with an extensive range of treatments and specialist hydro facilities.
- Discover some of the world’s best scuba diving as you go in search of dugong’s, turtles and whales. Experience an anglers dream with amazing deep sea fishing.
- Master windsurfing, water skiing and wake boarding, or set out in search of dancing dolphins. Then as a postcard perfect day draws to an end, catch the wind in your sails at sunset aboard a traditional dhow boat.
- Learn to create the unique tastes of island life with a professional cooking class. Savour gourmet local and world flavours as you drink in a stunning ocean view that you’ll reminisce long after you leave us.
- Delight in sumptuous beach barbeques under the stars or spoil someone special with a personalised Dining by Design journey.
EXCLUSIVE LUXE VOYAGER VIP BENEFITS & BEST PRICE
We negotiate rates & benefits for our clients directly with the hotels’ senior management. Our rates match or in many cases are lower than the best online rate for the property. Our clients also enjoy a suite of extra VIP privileges and recognition while staying at a partner hotel.
- Complimentary room upgrade on arrival.
- Daily complimentary buffet breakfast for two.
- Up to $100 dining or spa credit per stay, and or in-house dining / spa discounts.
- Welcome amenities (wine/chocolates/fruit) and card from the GM.
- Complimentary private airport transfers.
- Complimentary roll-away bed if required.
- Early check-in and late check-out.
- Complimentary Wi-Fi.
- Enhanced recognition through VIP status at all touch points in the guest experience.
A complete or partial suite of VIP benefits will be offered, subject to the property T&C, including availability, category of room & length of stay.
Practise your swing at the resort’s private course, with dazzling sea views from the green.
Keep in shape or up your game, with well-maintained courts overlooking the ocean.
Bazaruto is an ornithologist’s dream, home to over 180 species of bird, including a vast range of Palearctic migrants, 26 species of waders, and huge flocks of pelicans and flamingos that frequent the coastal lakes and tidal pools.
Balmy Indian Ocean waters are ripe for adventure. Go full speed with waterskiing, wake or kneeboarding, or tranquilly explore by kayak or stand-up paddleboard.
Used throughout the Indian Ocean for thousands of years, these slender, long-hulled vessels are the preferred mode of transport for Bazaruto’s traders and fishermen. Enjoy a range of excursions by dhow, including a romantic sunset voyage.
Travel by boat to nearby Paradise Island and swim amongst dazzling schools of brightly coloured fish. Sunbathe on pristine sands and savor a delicious barbecue picnic.
The Bazaruto Archipelago has world-class dive sites with barely a soul in sight. Enjoy year-round balmy waters, PADI-certified dive masters, and all your equipment needs taken care of.
Set out in search of the Indian Ocean’s most mesmerising creatures. Spot dolphins dancing in the waves. Look out for humpback whales from August to October, and whale sharks from April to July. Turtles also frequent the waters, and leatherback, loggerhead and green turtles often come ashore to lay their eggs. Lucky guests may also glimpse the elusive dugong, with Bazaruto boasting the largest population in East Africa.
The Bazaruto Archipelago has been a national park since 1971, and a strong marine conservation policy of tag and release ensures sustainability – and many a prize catch. Anglers looking to test their skills can try their hand at catching the black, blue and striped marlin for which the area is known.
Anantara Bazaruto is situated on Bazaruto Island in the Mozambican Archipelago. Anantara, formerly Indigo Bay, offers understated barefoot luxury with a selection of beach chalets or luxury villas to choose from, all with views of the Indian Ocean. Located on the beautiful private island of Bazaruto in the stunning archipelago of islands off the Mozambique coastline, Anantara Bazaruto Island Resort offers a great value island experience. The 44 Beach, Sea view and Pool Suites include all the creature comforts you could want and have been designed in natural harmony with the unspoilt island surrounds. There is also a pampering spa with an extensive range of treatments and specialist hydro facilities.
With a dive and water sports activity centre, incredible diving, fishing and snorkelling excursions can be arranged, or trips to sandbank islands for picnics and some whale watching! For the more active, the fitness centre offers a chance to work off your lunch too. End your day with a horse-ride along the beach, or a sail on a local dhow boat at sunset. The resort caters to both families and couples, with a family pool and an adults-only pool.
Choose your setting, from beachfront to perched over the bay with spectacular views. Indulge in island romance or quality family time. The 44 Beach, Sea view and Pool Suites include all the creature comforts you could want and have been designed in natural harmony with the unspoilt island surrounds. These are being refurbished and modernised, and are currently very spacious and comfortable but in areas a little dated.
Wake up to the call of the ocean, sliding open floor-to-ceiling doors for a morning stroll on the beach. Spend sunny days in a hammock or sun loungers, touched by ocean breezes. The villa’s open-plan design offers spacious unwinding, with a feature tub overlooking the ocean.
Beach Pool Villa
Beach pool villas offer spacious outdoor living, with a verandah, sun loungers and hammock with a view. Choose where and when to swim, your plunge pool overlooking the ocean just steps away. Rinse off in your tropical outdoor shower, or soak in a bubble bath indoors.
Sea View Pool Villa
Sea view villas are spacious, and enjoy elevated positions overlooking the bay. Throw open floor-to-ceiling doors to let the tropics in. Laze on your deck or plunge into your pool. Dine indoors or out in the sala with sea views.
Deluxe Sea View Pool Villa
Deluxe villas are perfect for families, with two ensuite bedrooms opening onto a central living room. Indoor and outdoor dining spaces are enhanced with a kitchenette and wet bar. Spend time together out in the pool, then retire for a quiet bath overlooking the bay.
Anantara Pool Villa
The Anantara villa enjoys a secluded location with panoramic bay views. Luxurious touches range from four-poster beds to a sunken Jacuzzi in the master bedroom. Perfect for parties of up to four, dine and lounge indoors or poolside overlooking the ocean.
Our cuisine is inspired by our surroundings, with locally sourced seafood, and indigenous herbs and spices from the resort garden. Explore the complex layered flavours of Mozambique, Portugal and beyond. Please note that, due to the small size of our island, lunch is hosted at two of our outlets each day, and dinner at a rotating outlet.
Our main restaurant offers flavours from around the world, morning and night. Wake up to tantalising aromas, from freshly brewed coffee to pastries hot from the oven. For dinner, themed evenings feature Mozambican, Portuguese and Mediterranean cuisine.
Wander to the deck for a lunch of fresh seafood, spiced with the flavours of the Portuguese, and accompanied by a glass of crisp white wine. Dinner under the stars takes place on the beach, with tantalising local dishes to try, as well as flame-grilled imported meats.
Clube Naval enjoys a breezy location perched over the ocean. Casual fare and an extensive selection of beverages invite all-day unwinding. Take in the sunset over tropical cocktails. Enjoy homemade pizzas and catch of the day.
Dining By Design
A table for two on a sandbank out in the middle of the ocean. Champagne and canapés aboard a traditional dhow sailing into the sunset. Imagine the most romantic of settings, and Anantara’s Dining by Design brings it to life. Choose your menu, or design your own in consultation with your personal chef. Dine by candelight as your butler for the evening serves your meal and wine flight.
In Villa Dining
Indulge in breakfast in bed, with the enticing aroma of coffee and freshly baked pastries to perk you up. Snack and refresh all day by your pool, then request a seafood barbecue on your deck as sun sets over the island.
In addition to its two pools and fitness centre, a wealth of activities are offered at the resort, including cooking lessons, beach volleyball and watersports such as kayaking, wakeboarding and wind surfing. Go snorkelling in the clear waters offshore, or enjoy horse riding along the beach. Meanwhile, Anantara Spa offers relaxing treatments and massages using Western and African techniques, along with a hydrotherapy pool and juice bar. The resort caters to both families and couples, with a family pool and an adults-only pool. There are several dining options including a private dining experience for a special treat. There is also a pampering spa with an extensive range of treatments and specialist hydro facilities. For the more active, the fitness centre offers a chance to work off your lunch too. End your day with a horse-ride along the beach, or a sail on a local dhow boat at sunset.
The resort features two pools – one for families and one for adults only. Order all-day refreshments from your poolside lounger or swim up to the bar.
Find an escape within an escape far removed from worldly cares. Designed in natural harmony with its lush tropical environment, Anantara Spa perches high above the resort overlooking the ocean. Indulge in signature treatments inspired by indigenous ingredients. Discover the benefits of hydrotherapy and refresh afterwards at the health bar.
Our fitness centre has the latest in weight training, cardio equipment, and a fully equipped fitness circuit, leaving no muscle untouched.