Why we love Anantara Bazaruto

The amazing isolated location, spectacular sea views with unforgettable sunsets, great staff, delicious meals, fantastic water activities, we could go on and on!
For families, the Bay View Villas with 2 bedrooms and their fun-filled private pools make for a fantastic family vacation!
Let the Spa seduce you with an extensive range of treatments and relaxation…
This almost too-good-to-be-true island inspires travellers with a sense of adventure and offers extraordinary accommodation, nurturing spa treatments and unique local discoveries.

Anantara Bazaruto Island Resort Mozambique

Anantara Bazaruto Island Resort & Spa, previously known as Indigo Bay, is magically situated on Bazaruto Island in the Bazaruto Archipelago off the Mozambique coast. Bazaruto Island is the largest of five islands floating in a tropical paradise and is renowned for the best Mozambique Diving Holidays ever.

Top class luxury combined with fantastic weather make Anantara Bazaruto Resort & Spa a popular Mozambique Holiday Destination for families, honeymooners and specific groups. Deluxe facilities include restaurants, bars, swimming pools, exclusive business centre and delicious cuisine.

Anantara Bazaruto accommodation

Accommodation at this exclusive Mozambique Island Hotel comprises a range of 44 elegant villas and suites.

Guests can book a luxury suite with king-size beds or one of 12 two-bedroom Deluxe Sea View Pool Villas with splash pools and kitchens.

The beautiful Beach Pool Villas at Anantara Bazaruto present romance and candlelight with king-size beds, lounge areas and private splash pools. Sea View Pool Villa is the sole Executive Suite and the Anantara Pool Villa has its own spa bath and swimming pool for five-star opulence.

Anantara Bazaruto Island Resort & Spa has been designed using authentic reed, thatch and wood in harmony with the natural environment.

Facilities Bazaruto Island

  • 4 beach, sea view and pool villas
  • 1 adults-only swimming pool and 1 family pool
  • Pampering Anantara Spa
  • Dive and water activities centre
  • Dugong, turtle, whale & dolphin watching
  • Deep sea fishing
  • Fitness centre and volleyball
  • Children’s entertainment room
  • 4 dining options
  • Beach barbeques
  • Dining by Design
  • Spice Spoons – Anantara cooking school
  • Gift shop
  • Business centre
  • Conference room for up to 60 people


Getting to Anantara Bazaruto Island Resort

Anantara Bazaruto is situated on Bazaruto Island, 30km east of the Mozambique mainland. Guests fly to Vilanculos, on a chartered or commercial flight, via Johannesburg direct or via Maputo, Beira or Inhambane. On arrival at Vilanculos, you are met by an Anantara Bazaruto representative who will assist with your road transfer (15 minutes) to the jetty where you board a speed boat.  This journey takes approximately 45 minutes.  Please note that a light aircraft charter is available at an additional cost.

Flying to Anantara Bazaruto from Vilanculos is approximately 15 minutes. A maximum luggage weight for the island charter is 20kg preferably in soft bags. For safety reasons and civil aviation policy, island transfers by air or sea cannot take place after 17h00. Guests who are affected by delayed flights will be accommodated on the mainland at the expense of the airline/travel insurance and will be transferred to Anantara Bazaruto the following morning.

GPS coordinates for Anantara Bazaruto Island Resort & Spa

-21.706722, 35.446806 S E