Ibo Island Lodge
Ibo Island Lodge is the perfect place to explore the Quirimbas Archipelago National Park in Northern Mozambique. Ibo Island’s magic is overwhelming. So good that it won a Tripadvisor Certificate of Excellence for 2012!
Rich in history and culture, and nominated as a potential World Heritage Site, the island dates back to the early 1600’s, making it one of the most ancient settlements in Mozambique.
Today you can wander around the mysterious town amongst forts and ancient romantic buildings with many fascinating stories just waiting to be retold.
- One of the most pristine destinations in Africa
- The warm turquoise waters surrounding Ibo are inhabited by turtles and tropical fish
- Viewings of dolphins and whales are frequent
- Idyllic beaches and rich coral reefs
- Discover the Quirimbas National Park in sailing and motorized dhows
- Paddle through the mangroves in kayaks
Three historic colonial mansions with high ceilings have been renovated to accommodate 14 en-suite bedrooms with verandas, tropical gardens and a spectacular roof top restaurant that provides the ideal venue to watch the sun go down.
Three forts, an old catholic church and numerous ancient trading buildings stand guard over the sea. Pirates, ivory and intrigue as well as the slave trade, featured on this little palm-fringed coral island.
Since its role as one of the country’s central trading centers, Ibo has remained all but forgotten to the outside world for almost a century.
On Ibo Island become immersed in the unchanged, ancient culture of Ibo and the chance to interact with wonderfully gentle islanders, or simply relax at one of the pools, refresh the senses with a massage, and soak up the exotic atmosphere.
Rates from:US$260 – $288 pps
There is so much more about Ibo Island Lodge – and the Island. Ask us for more info!
They also offer special packages! Contact us for the details