Rio Azul Beach Lodge

4 Star Beach Resort

Azulik Lodge

Enjoy an unforgettable Mozambique holiday at Rio Azul. Rio Azul meaning “Blue River” is located on the banks of the Govuro River in Mozambique,  overlooking the estuary and about 2km from the river mouth. Rio Azul Mozambique beach resort faces west and enjoys spectacular sunsets in a quiet and peaceful setting.


Ideal for fly fishing, shore-based fishing, estuary fishing and offshore fishing Rio Azul is Mozambique’s premier fishing lodge choice when looking for a great Mozambique holiday or family beach holiday.


Rio Azul is one of the few venues along the Mozambique coast where one can access deep water with strong currents close to the beach. The point at the river mouth has deep water right at the edge and big game fish move into easy casting distance of the shore to feed. The estuary offers many species of fish for light tackle fishing.

There is abundant birdlife in this mangrove region as well as beautiful, unspoilt beaches to be explored.

HOW TO GET THERE

  • International Flight JHB (South Africa) direct to Vilanculos

  • Meet and greet at the airport

  • Road transfer to the Villas

BEST TIME TO GO

All Year round

7 Nights / 8 Days

$2613

From

Per Person Sharing

Valid

1 Jan - 31 Dec 2022

All Inc (1).png

WHATS INCLUDED

  • Breakfasts, Lunch and Dinner

  • Bottled water & soft drinks,

  • Local beer, house wines, non-premium spirits

  • Unlimited use of estuary boat per room

  • Use of sea kayaks

  • Snorkeling on request

  • Tea & coffee

  • Return Airport transfers

OVERVIEW

  • Type: Luxury Eco-Lodge

  • No. Rooms: 8 suites

  • No. Guests: 24

  • Bars: 1

  • Restaurants:  1

  • Activity Centre: Yes

  • Excursions: Yes

Azura_Quilalea_Aerial_View.jpg.1366x76

Vilanculos

Mozambique - Vilanculos

gallery_edited.jpg
 
 
Men on Beach
ACTIVITIES & FACILITIES
divers_back_18.png

ACTIVITIES INCLUDED

  • Main Swimming Pool 

  • Unlimited use of estuary boats (1 per room)

  • Use of sea kayaks

  • Snorkeling on request

Scuba Diving East Africa.jpg

OPTIONAL ACTIVITIES

The Beaches

Beautiful white beaches, completely deserted and only for the lodge. 

Water Sports & Boating

Wakeboarding, skiing, and windsurfing, dhow cruises, snorkelling. A day trip to paradise island can also be arranged offering one of the most amazing snorkelling experiences in Southern Africa. 

Nature Walks

The untouched landscape around Rio Azul is perfect for taking quiet walks in nature.

Birding

The tropical climate provides for some truly amazing birding

opportunities. 

Fishing

Deep sea, estuary and fly fishing available.

Two 31-foot fishing boats are perfect for a variety of types of Deep-sea fishing. Most commonly being Mackerel, Cuta, King Fish, Queen fish as well as seasonal Marlin and Sailfish. These fish can be caught using a variety of different techniques, i.e. lure, fly, jigging and bait fishing.

Govuro River estuary offers many species of fish for light tackle fishing and fly fishing. 

A Woman Looking out of a Swimming Pool

 FACILITIES


  • Main Swimming Pool

  • The fully stocked bar is available at all times.

  • Rio Azul Lodge sells items such as batteries, sun block, fishing shirts, sunglasses, hats, lures, line and other fishing tackle.

  • The lodge has electricity supplied by a generator and plug points for charging camera batteries, laptops, etc.

  • The fully stocked bar is available at all times.

  • Transport to and from the Lodge can be arranged.

  • Flat screen TV with DSTV and video

 
Men on Beach

VILLAS | ROOMS | SUITES

icon_accommodation_allin.png

ACCOMMODATION
VILLAS, ROOMS & SUITES

8 Thatched Beach Chalets

Standard Thatched Chalets (6)

  • Accommodation consists of 6 thatched rooms with twin, three quarter beds and en-suite bathrooms with sublime views over the estuary. 

  • Each is a private little get away of its own, while still being close enough to provide easy access to the rest of the lodge. 

  • Each room has a wooden deck overlooking the estuary. All of them are equipped with fans, electrical sockets, mosquitonets, en-suit showers, twin basins, night lamps and full cupboards.

Luxury Villas 


  • There are also two luxury villas which sleep six adults and six children. 

  • Each villa has its own swimming pool and is situated along pristine beach shores. 

  • Each room has two hand wash basins with mirrors, a toilet and a shower with hot and cold water. Each room has its own boat for use in the estuary. 

  • The main lodge area consists of a lounge, dining room and bar area with a big wooden deck in front and a plunge pool.

  • The Villa is divided into 3 rooms sleeping 6 adults, which are all en-suite. The Villa also has a loft with beds for up to 6 children.

  • Electrical plug-points, fans, mosquito nets, night lamps and full cupboards are all standard.

REST, RELAX, RECUPERATE

Rio Azul Beach Lodge Vilanculos Bazaruto Archipelago Mozambique
Rio Azul Beach Lodge Vilanculos Bazaruto Archipelago Mozambique
press to zoom
Rio Azul Beach Lodge Vilanculos Bazaruto Archipelago Mozambique
Rio Azul Beach Lodge Vilanculos Bazaruto Archipelago Mozambique
press to zoom
Rio Azul Beach Lodge Vilanculos Bazaruto Archipelago Mozambique
Rio Azul Beach Lodge Vilanculos Bazaruto Archipelago Mozambique
press to zoom
Rio Azul Beach Lodge Vilanculos Bazaruto Archipelago Mozambique
Rio Azul Beach Lodge Vilanculos Bazaruto Archipelago Mozambique
press to zoom
Rio Azul Beach Lodge Vilanculos Bazaruto Archipelago Mozambique
Rio Azul Beach Lodge Vilanculos Bazaruto Archipelago Mozambique
press to zoom
Rio Azul Beach Lodge Vilanculos Bazaruto Archipelago Mozambique
Rio Azul Beach Lodge Vilanculos Bazaruto Archipelago Mozambique
press to zoom
Rio Azul Beach Lodge Vilanculos Bazaruto Archipelago Mozambique
Rio Azul Beach Lodge Vilanculos Bazaruto Archipelago Mozambique
press to zoom
1/1
Men on Beach

BARS / RESTAURANTS

 

BARS & RESTAURANTS

EAT & DRINK

Dining at Rio Azul is a delightful affair with the freshest ingredients locally sourced and produced, or grown in their own vegetable and herb garden, as well as straight from the sea. 


Expect Mozambican specialties such as peri-peri chicken and freshly caught prawns. 


Dinners in particular are always a delightful experience and can vary between relaxed and informal evenings, romantic and candle lit affairs, as well as lively beach BBQs.

PACKAGES & PRICES 

OUR PRICE

7 Nights / 8 Days

Room:  Standard Beach Chalet

Low Season: 6 Jan 2021 - 30 June 2021 / 1 Sept - 14 Dec 2021

$ 2613 Per Person Sharing

High Season: 1 July 2021 - 31 August 2021

$ 2813 Per Person Sharing

Peak Season: 15 December 2021 - 5 January 2022

$ 3112 Per Person Sharing


Valid: to 5th Jan 2022

Pricing is a guideline only and depends on the number of guests travelling, travel dates, any special offers that may be applicable to guests travel dates, children's ages, room types and other variations.

PACKAGE INCLUDES

  • Breakfasts, Lunch and Dinner

  • Bottled water & soft drinks,

  • Local beer, house wines, non-premium spirits

  • Unlimited use of estuary boat per room

  • Use of sea kayaks

  • Snorkeling on request

  • Tea & coffee

  • Return Airport transfers

EXCLUDES

  • International Flights

  • Visas, travel and medical insurance

  • All items of a personal nature

  • Optional  activities and fees

  • All items not specified as included

  • Drinks

  • Boat hire for deep sea fishing

  • Snorkelling at sea

  • Other water activities eg wake-boarding, tubing and skiing

  • All petrol for estuary boats and deep-sea fishing boats

  • Covid 19 Transport and Testing (Which is all arranged by the lodge, no extra stress for you)

  • EOE

TAILOR MADE JUST FOR YOU

We can also Tailor Make a package based on your specific requirements.

If you dont see something listed on our website that matches your requirements, contact us and let us know what you need and we will quote you based on your particular requirements.

 

AND A TASTE OF THINGS TO COME
 

 

GALLERY