Luxury Ibo Island Lodge has been described as one of the most magical and atmospheric lodges in Africa. Situated in the Quirimbas National Park of northern Mozambique imagine a remote Mozambican island. .
Classy rooms embrace guests with quality linens and silk throws. Enjoy 14 individually designed spaces authentic to Ibo’s history. Sip coffee on wide verandas with breath-taking sea views, rest in huge hand made 4-poster beds and appreciate the warmth of genuine antique teak and mahogany furnishings. Watch traditional dhows drift out to sea through French style double doors that let the sea breezes and sunshine in. Two historical rooms share the entire length of the shady Niassa Mansion back veranda and pretty garden rooms lead to the 3 swimming pools and gardens, bursting with colourful blossoms and birdsong. Villa Paradiso is the grand dame of the lodge, featuring original beams, thick coral walls, enormous windows and bathrooms and a central breezy hallway that runs from front to back.
Radiating a sense of majestic pride, innate beauty and ancient knowledge, Ibo Island Lodge is a legendary destination in the Quirimbas Archipelago. The central Bela Vista lounge is famous for its awesome sunset views over the bay and the private dining room with its enormous solid teak banqueting table is ideal for celebrations with friends or family. Talented chefs create cuisine with a fresh seafood focus and delicious Portuguese flavours. Appreciate a castaway picnic for two on Ibo’s secret sand bank beach and go snorkelling over pristine coral reefs. Embark on a unique dhow island hopping safari, camping out beneath the stars. Fascinating guided tours bring historical legends alive and allow you to experience the lifestyle of the friendly local people. Outstanding scuba diving, guided sea kayaking, birding safaris, a magnificent mangrove forest experience, traditional massages and beauty treatments, plenty of romance and buckets of tranquillity.