Details & Prices
Per person per night
CHF 2,628-3,276One Bedroom Ocean Residence
CHF 3,319-3,850One Bedroom Cove Residence
Sole use of accommodation per night
CHF 12,713-14,426Two Bedroom Cove Residence
Price for up to 4 guests

  • One 60 minute jet-lag recovery treatment
  • Culinary experiences and dining across all four Kisawa restaurants, beach cafes and bars
  • In-Residence dining (including unlimited room service and poolside snacks)
  • Dedicated service team including tailormade butler service
  • Soft beverages, curated house wines and cocktails
  • Private use of dedicated Kisawa electric Mini Moke
  • A selection of Kisawa Experiences including sunset sailing on the Kisawa Dhow and Glamping
  • Non-motorised water sports including sea kayaking, stand up paddle boarding and snorkelling from the beaches of Benguerra Island
  • Complimentary laundry and un/packing services
  • Complimentary WiFi
  • For stays of 7 nights or more, the return helicopter transfer to the Kisawa helipad from Vilankulo airport (VNX) is complimentary

Excluded are heli transfers from Vilankulos, vintage wine and cigars from the wine cellar, additional massages & treatments, private yoga courses, experiences like moonlight celebration and sunset on red dune, select boat excursions, PADI diving, kite surfing, horse riding and helicopter safaris, babysitting.

Location:Kisawa Sanctuary
Children: from 1 to 17 years
Families:Age 0 to 12 years: No additional charges apply
Age 13 to 17 years: Reduced fee applies
Note:17.6% hotel tax and 10% service charge included.
A minimum of 7 nights is required during the Festive Season
We create bespoke journeys for our clients based on specific requirements and time of travel.

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Kisawa Sanctuary
Benguerra Island

Kisawa is a 300-hectare sanctuary of forest, beach and sand dunes, located on the southern tip of Benguerra Island in Mozambique. This ultra luxury property is run by a passionate team of over 200 staff, with 90% of the operational team from Africa and the remainder of the team combining different expertise from around the world.

Kisawa offers eleven residences, each with its open-air sun deck, infinity pool (55m²) and outdoor day area with outdoor shower. The interiors feature a generours living room, king bedroom, two dressing rooms and a joint bathroom. The residences to the east of the Main Terrace are called Ocean Residences (with sweeping views of the Indian Ocean), while the residences to the west of the main building are called Cove Residences (with views of the turquoise-coloured bay). We can advise on the pros and cons of the rooms from personal experience.

There is a choice of 6 x 1-bedroom residences (150m² interior + 220m² pool & day area), 3 x 2-bedroom residences (which is essentially two 1-bedroom residences connected via an open air deck to 300m² interior + 270m² pool & day area) and one 3-bedroom residence (which is essentially three 1-bedroom residences combined with 450m² interior + 390m² pool & day area). One of the 1-bedroom residences has a self-contained annex with en-suite bathroom which is suited for young children, personell or older children looking for a bit of independence. Last but not least the Kisawa Residence, which is the owner's 2-bedroom residence and features personal touches like pan-African antiques & arts.

All residences are well spaced and come with a private butler service and a dedicated mini moke (vehicle) to get around and to the main terrace, the natural wellness center, gym, lagoon pool and kiosk (gift shop). On both sides of the property there is a Mussassa, an outdoor beach cafe where fresh seafood is served. And last but not least, the Baracca welcomes guests for splendid sundowner drinks and fresh Mozambiquean dishes. The restaurants are not open every day - your butler will inform you accordingly.

The Bazaruto Archipelago is located off the east coast of Mozambique, not far from the town of Vilanculos, which is a two-hour flight from Johannesburg. Guests are expected and greeted on arrival at Vilanculos airport and accompagnied to their 7-min helicopter flight to the sanctuary.

The island is inhabited so guests can watch fishermen sailing their traditional dhows or women picking muscles in the shallow waters at low tide. Kiswawa occupies the best location on the island - secluded, quiet and the bay of Kisawa in particular is a dream.

Alternatives to Kisawa Sactuary are Azura Lodge and Benguerra Lodge.

The diving and snorkelling sites are varied with 13 different dive sites around the island, the most famous being 2-mile Reef. Dolphins that accompany you on the boat trip are always a source of excitement. The rare dugangs live here, but are very difficult to find. Whales can be observed from July to October.

Activities included in the price: SUP, kayaking, snorkelling on the house reef, glamping, picnic/lunch or dinner on the beach at your residence, fishing from the beach. Available at an additional fee: diving at one of the 13 dive sites around Benguerra, whale watching tours (seasonal), excursions by boat (Marine Life Expeditions), snorkelling at 2-mile reef or Margaruque Island, sunset at the Red Dune, pizza tuk tuk experience at your residence, helicopter excursion with picnic on Santa Carolina Island, helicopter flight around Benguerra Island.

Good to know
Treatments are available in the Natural Wellness Center or the privacy of your own Residence. A state of the art Japanese Iyashi dome sauna uses gentle yet powerful infrared technology to promote healing and rejuvenation. Guests can also keep fit at the fully equipped and air-conditioned gym, which also includes a dedicated yoga and pilates dome. Kisawa's 25m main swimming pool is just next to the Natural Wellness Center.

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