Located on the remote Medjumbe Island - one of the many islands making up the Quirimbas Archipelago in Northern Mozambique; Medjumbe is an intimate Mozambique island resort and the ideal island getaway for those who wish to experience exclusivity and privacy on a remote tropical island.
The chalets at this Mozambique Island Resort were designed to blend in with the surroundings with its thatch like roof and log cabin shell. The island is accessed from Pemba by light aircraft transfer, a mere 40 minute flight. Alternatively from Matemo Island resort, a 20 minute flight.
Situated in the magnificent Quirimbas Archipelago, Northern Mozambique, Medjumbe Island is 800 metres in length and 350 metres wide - a magical destination with private beaches and countless coves to be discovered and blissful surroundings to be experienced. This is the perfect hideaway for honeymooners and couples.
The Quirimbas have enormous cultural and historical value, with a combination of Arabian, Portuguese, and African influences. The magnificent old fortresses on Ibo Island boast intriguing historical and fascinating sites. With mangroves, coral and palms, this island tells a story of slaves, pirates and ivory.
For a beach and bush experience in Mozambique, Medjumbe Island Resort in the Quirimbas Archipelago can be linked with the Lugenda Wilderness Camp in the Niassa Reserve, Cabo Delgado province, Mozambique. The transfer by light aircraft will last approximately one hour.
- Mozambique's Leading Resort - World Travel Awards Africa & Indian Ocean Ceremony 2008