Azura Benguerra Island

Found on the idyllic Benguerra Island in the Bazaruto Marine National Park, Azura is a combination of 16 villas, set against a backdrop of clear turquoise waters and unspoilt white beaches. The area is a natural oasis that presents itself as the ideal place for you to spoil yourself.

Sailing Dining on the beach Pool
  • Flexible booking terms
  • Secured deposit
  • 100% financial protection
  • Stringent safety & hygiene standards
  • Tried & trusted by our clients
  • Emergency medical care

Limited Special Offer

    Two guests can stay for the price of one on stays of seven nights or more. This offer is valid for stays from 6th January to 22 March, and 25th November to 15th December 2021. Speak to one of the Mahlatini experts to avail of this spectacular offer - Enquire here.

The 16 villas are divided between 10 Infinity Beach Villas, 3 Luxury Beach Villas, 1 Beach Villa, Villa Amizade and The Presidential Villa. Each of the accommodation options provides incredible beachfront views and air conditioning. The infinity beach villas (with infinity pools) and luxury beach villas are ideally positioned the latter mere steps away from the beach. The smallest of the accommodation on offer is the beach villa; a perfect choice for honeymooners, making up for its smaller size with close intimacy and guaranteed romance.

The atmosphere is relaxed and tranquil, reflected in the cool design of the main area of the lodge, which is open, breezy and calm, lose yourself in a good read or stay in touch with the outside world via the internet found in the library. Azura affords guests their own butler host who will cater to your every need, including serving all of your meals in an array of locations from the beach to a sandy island to your beachside sala. Wherever you eat the food is fresh and delicious. Guests can also enjoy poolside drinks and relaxing at the new Peri Peri Beach Club.

Getting There

2 hour flight from Johannesburg to Vilanculos followed by a 10 minute helicopter transfer to Benguerra Island.


Cultural interaction, scuba diving, snorkelling, fishing, sailing, lodge spa and visits to Pansy Island.

Read what our previous clients thought of Azura Benguerra Island

Review of Azura Benguerra Island

Christopher Branson

This was a wonderful way to start our holiday, a beautiful island with sandy beaches and a hotel perched on the sand. We had the most friendly welcome and our accommodation looked straight onto the beach and sea. The staff were attentive without being intrusive. We went on an island tour to the local school and hospital and were pleased to see how the hotel funded both. The villages were…

27/11/2019 Read full trip review

Review of Azura Benguerra Island

Alicia Vollbracht & Mark Ottosen

Place was excellent and beautiful. The food wasn't as good as safari and cape town, but still great. I would have preferred to pay extra a night to have better drink selection.

13/09/2019 Read full trip review

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