Idyllically located on tall dunes in Barra is Montanha Lodge. Here the azure blue waters of the Indian Ocean call to you to enjoy the water sport activities, to swim and dive amongst the peaceful Whale Sharks. The area has one of the largest palm tree plantations in the world, giving it an authentic island feel.
The weather is lovely almost the whole year round. The water is always warm and the beach is perfect for relaxation and tanning. The blend of good food, rustic accommodation and good weather makes for an idyllic stay at this self-catering lodge in Mozambique.
Montanha Lodge is a self-catering lodge in Mozambique. Guests are therefore required to bring your own food. Buy from the local vendors, who visit on a daily basis, who will supply prawns, crayfish, fish, langoustine, calamari, freshly baked bread and rolls, seasonal fruits and vegetables, sarongs, artwork and carvings. Visitors to this self-catering lodge in Mozambique are advised to help protect the ocean and not to purchase the shells.
Montanha Lodge is situated along a 2 kilometre sandy road – suitable for 4x4 or all-wheel drive vehicles with sufficient road clearance. Passenger vehicles will get stuck. The original vehicle registration papers are required if you are self-driving. If the vehicle is not your own, a letter of authorization from the registered owner is required.
Mozambique is a malaria area. Please consult your doctor regarding the required prophylactics before embarking on travel.
What to Bring
Passport, Identity Book and Drivers License
Copy of confirmed reservation notice
Original Vehicle Registration Papers and Vehicle Third Party
Two Triangles per vehicle and duplicate car keys
Flash light, batteries and small first aid kit
Camera, sun block, sunglasses, beach umbrella and caps
Bath and beach towels, snorkels, masks and fins
Food and beverages, firelighters, charcoal and ice-packs
Garbage Bags, soap, toilet paper
Dishwasher liquid, Hand wash powder and multi-purpose cleaner
Tyre pump and pressure gauge, tool kit and basic spares and tow rope
Malaria prophylaxis, insect repellent and medical insurance if required
Decals/Triangles for tow vehicles – front of tow vehicles and rear of towed vehicles
SA Vehicle clearance form from border and temporary import licenses for motorcycles, boats, jet-skis and trailers