Vilanculos (also known as Vilankulo) is a coastal town in the Inhambane Province of Mozambique. It is in close proximity to the Bazaruto Archipelago Islands, which are only a dhow trip away.
Vilanculos accommodation in Mozambique includes everything from beach lodges and guest houses to holiday homes and villas for couples, singles, families and groups alike.
On the southern section of Mozambique's 2,400 kilometre coastline, the small but charming town of Vilanculos has emerged as a go-to destination, with its appealing mix of local culture, fun-filled activities and international cuisine.
Although many travellers skirt through Vilanculos on their way to the Bazaruto Archipelago, the Vilanculos Coastline is an excellent choice for a beach-based holiday. It is convenient to get to due to its close vicinity to Inhambane Airport, where regular flights abound, it boasts startlingly beautiful on-your-doorstep views with warm weather and island-style living at its best.
Vilanculos accommodation in Mozambique is varied and affordable, and of course, when you are ready, it also offers easy access to the infamous Bazaruto Archipelago islands.
If you like the sound of this, you won’t find a better, tried and tested selection of top-notch accommodation options along the Vilanculos Coastline than ours.
We’ve compiled a round-up of some of our favourite Vilanculos accommodations and holiday packages that you can explore below.