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Anvil Bay eco lodge, Maputo Special Reserve
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Anvil Bay eco lodge, Maputo Special Reserve

Anvil Bay is a private and exclusive bare foot beach camp on a rare untouched stretch of coastal wilderness. It is Located on Mozambique's most southern nathe lodge provides a unique beach & wilderness experience only a 25 minutes most scenic flight away from Maputo.
The lodge provides a unique beach & wilderness experience only a 25 minutes most scenic flight away from Maputo.
Escape to a world of simple pleasures and lifetime memories.ional park: Maputo Special Reserve.


The nine luxury thatched and tented forest casinhas are nestled in the canopy of the coastal forest just a few steps away from the secluded white sand beach.

Each Casinhas,(meaning little home in Mozambican) on stilted wooden decks, enjoys its own stretch of beachfront.

Designed for the guests enjoyment it comprises: a well stocked mini-bar and beverage station, luxury indoor and outdoor showers and a private dining deck en-suite.
They are made of natural materials by local craftsmanship. The furnishing is simple and functional with fine linen. The thatch and canvas design takes advantage of the cooling Ocean breezes and the canvas sides can be rolled up to truly get in touch with the natural and wild surroundings.

For your comfort

To preserve the raw natural beauty of this pristine piece of paradise, Anvil Bay has built as little as possible in order to preserve the wild natural beauty of this pristine undiscovered paradise.
You will find a cozy beach bar lounge and restaurant and a very well equipped activity center offering : snorkels, masks, fins, rock shoes, wet suits, rods….
The best experience of a beach and bush holidays is for you to enjoy.


- Bird watching
- Snorkeling
- Beach walks & dune forest trails
- Rock pools exploration
- Frisbee
- Volley ball
- Touch rubgy
- Beach bike
- Sea kayak
- Stand up paddling
- Body boarding
- Shore fishing
- Turtle nesting walks (Seasonal - from late October to late January each year you can have the privilege to witness the nesting of both Loggerhead and Leatherback turtles. The emergence of the Hatchlings occurs from December through to late March. Anvil Bay participates in the turtle monitoring program and you can take a guided turtle tour
- Game viewing drives
- Deep sea fishing
- Visits of villages

Environment protection

Chemucane Tourism Company, a joint venture between the Chemucane Community and the Bell Foundation built and operates Anvil Bay creating benefits in terms of skills, jobs and the purchases of local materials, products and services.

A levy of $7.50 per person per night is paid to the community.

Concession fees, which are included in the rate, support the conservation efforts in the Maputo Special Reserve.


This unique Eco-lodge is a dream destination for nature lovers looking for their next perfect beach and bush get away.

Sunrises over the ocean and sunsets across the Maputo special reserve lakes and vast savannas. Evenings under the stars around the campfire. Miles of untouched beaches and the Indian Ocean teeming with marine life to explore.

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Hotel facilities

  • Minibar
  • King size bed
  • Complimentary water in the room
  • Safety Deposit Box
  • Twin beds
  • Internet access
  • Visa credit card accepted
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Mosquito net

Price terms and conditions

The rates are per person and per night in a casinha

From $515 per person sharing a double

From $770 in a single casinha

The Rates include:

All meals
Local beers & spirits, selection of house wines, soft drinks, tea & coffee, water
Laundry service
Non motorized activities
An ocean safari and a spa treatment

The Rates exclude:

Premium spirits, cocktails, wines and champagnes
Guided and motorized activities
Community fee $7,5 per person per night
Personal expenses and staff gratuities
Return helicopter or road transfer
Personal and travel insurances (compulsory)
Visa fee


Children are welcome at Anvil Bay (1 per casinha with 2 adults)

Kid under 4 stay for free

Kids 4 to 12 pays 50%