A wholly uninhabited island paradise surrounded by the pristine waters of the Quirimbas Archipelago marine sanctuary.
Your adventure begins in Pemba Mozambique as you board a helicopter to fly low over the dazzling ever-changing blues of the Indian Ocean to this remote tropical island escape. The best beachfront location for a luxury Mozambique Holiday Destination!
Quilalea Island is one of the southernmost islands in the untouched Quirimbas Archipelago, 30 nautical miles North of Pemba. It has one of the only safe deep-water moorings in the area, where the Portuguese and Arab traders traditionally found haven for their dhows. It is one of the few properties in the entire Archipelago to lie within a fully protected marine reserve, and wow –what an abundance of marine life!
Quilálea has been given a spectacular injection of contemporary decor and service excellence by the talented team from Azura with simply stunning results!
The 4 Kaskazi villas are open-plan and spacious, with stylish décors of wood, cotton and materials such as rope, pebbles and rattan, all blending into the nature of the island’s surroundings. Guests need only take a few steps to the gleaming white beach, or they may choose to bask on their sun lounger sitting on their private sundeck.
All of the villas have an idyllic unique energy controlled system -whereby guests can choose their own eco-footprint. Eco-friendly Azura Retreats in Mozambique – making extensive efforts to leave a light footprint.
Private bathroom with double vanities, en-suite, indoor and outdoor shower, separate toilet and bidet, air-Conditioning and fans, tea and coffee facilities, mini-bar, fridge, safe, hair dryer.
The villas are built locally from natural coral stone walls to coconut makuti thatched roofs, and have all been revamped to increase comfort and spacious flow. Blending island rustic and luxury style in the Quirimbas.
With natural finishing, indoor and outdoor showers, private decks stretching out to the beach, daybeds, and sun loungers for relaxing. Villas can be configured as king-size or twin, with oversized mosquito net. Outdoors there are daybeds on the deck and sun loungers- comfy cushions to delight in a good book or work on that tan.
The island is covered in indigenous vegetation, with statuesque age old baobab groves and stunning flora and fauna, a real nature lover’s paradise.
Azura Retreats Quilalea promises to be a sumptuous option for an exclusive beach holiday. Butler/host service and lots of attention to detail is passionately put into each dining experience. As for the food, the focus is on light meals and an abundance of fresh locally caught seafood including; crayfish, calamari, prawns and huge succulent crabs!
During your stay at Quilalea Private Island you’ll be well looked after by your personal butler. Azura hosts go out of their way to make each guest’s stay special with lovely little touches like sunset cocktails served at your beachside sala or a candlelit dinner under the star-studded night sky. What stands out at Azura Quilálea is the genuine warmth and friendliness of all of the staff!
See all the accommodation at Quilalea Island here.
Quilalea Private Island is one of the most exclusive and breath-taking destinations in the Indian Ocean and offers an unforgettable Mozambique beach holiday for travellers after a hedonistic island hideaway!
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