Project Description

Azura Quilalea Private Island is a wholly uninhabited paradise surrounded by the pristine waters of the Quirimbas Archipelago Marine National Park. This hidden gem is the ultimate in luxury hideaways with the most perfect location you could ever imagine. With its relaxed and understated classical castaway style, Azura Quilalea Lodge is the ultimate in honeymoon locations.

Snorkel the islands shores, dive from the main beach, kayak through the glorious mangroves or just relax in a hammock beneath one of the islands understated yet beautiful baobabs.

The entire hotel is eco-friendly, yet never effect its guest’s comfort or the high quality of service provided by Quilalea Private Islands staff. The unique and exclusive villas allow you to feel as if you are in your own private castaway home surrounded by beauty and nature. They provide guests with a place to relax, unwind and forget about the world. The entire island can also be hired out exclusively for your whole family or friends.

Azura Quilalea Private Island offers different types of accommodation. There are 4 Sunrise Villas, 4 Sunset Villas and 1 Villa Quilalea. The 4 Sunrise Villas are spacious open plan villas with beach front locations and views. They are equipped with en-suite bathrooms, indoor and outdoor showers, private undercover deck with daybeds and sundeck with loungers. The 4 Sunset Villas are also open plan, spacious accommodations with natural furnishings and pure African elegance and beach front locations and views. They are equipped with en-suite bathrooms, indoor and outdoor showers, private undercover deck with daybed, sundeck with lounges and private beach sala. Villa Quilalea is a spacious, open plan cliff top villa. It has an en-suite bathroom, indoor and outdoor shower, a free form bathtub, a handmade mosaic shower, a private plunge pool and undercover deck with daybed as well as a sundeck and lounges, private alcove for swimming and private dining area. The main area offers various restaurants and eating area, spacious lounges, a bar, a wine cellar, a cliff top pool, a spa and a state of the art water sports centre as well as large sandy beaches.

Bird watching
Guided bird/nature walks
Baobab nature walks
Baobab baths
Scuba diving
Deep sea fishing
Stargazing and astronomy talk
Exclusive picnics
Beach dinners
Ibo Island tour
Quirimba Island coconut plantation tour


  • Quirimbas Archipelago, Mozambique
  • 4 sunrise villas with en-suite bathrooms, outdoor showers and private deck
  • 4 sunset villas with en-suite bathrooms, outdoor showers, private deck and beach salas
  • 1 Villa Quilalea with en-suite bathroom, outdoor shower, free form bathtub, private plunge pool and alcove
  • Water sports centre
  • TSS Tip: cliff top pool and spa



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