Flamingo Bay Water Lodge

Flamingo Bay

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Flamingo Bay Water Lodge is closed as it is being rebuilt. We will notify as soon as it is re-opened.

Flamingo Bay Water Lodge, Mozambique is situated in the tropical tidal bay of Inhambane, 485km north of Maputo. The name comes from the flocks of flamingos who assume this island home.

Flamingo Bay is not situated directly on the beach. However, the experience is like any other coastal resort. The beach is a short walk or transfer south of the lodge, and once reached offers endless stretches of sand and coast.

Accommodation at Flamingo Bay is a collection of wooden chalets on stilts withing the tidal estuary. Each chalet has a balcony, wide sliding doors and air-conditioning. There is a restaurant and beach bar on the premises.

Activities at Flamingo Bay includes scuba diving, ocean safaris, fishing, horse riding, quad biking, dhow safaris and spa treatments.


  • 20 Water chalets
  • Swimming pool
  • Wireless internet
  • Activities desk
  • Bar
  • Curio shop
  • Restaurant
  • Wellness Centre
  • Gymnasium
  • Conference facilities


  • Diving
  • Fishing
  • Ocean Safaris
  • Snorkeling
  • Pansy Island Catamaran Trip
  • Quad Bike Trails
  • Horse Riding
  • Mangrove walk
  • Dhow trips
  • Kayaking
  • Deep Sea Fishing
  • Site seeing tours Inhambane City
Packages that include this destination


Once in Maputo, you have the option of driving the 485 km stretch to Flamingo Bay. Drive with caution and speed limits are enforced. There are old section of roads to cross with some potholes – but the main north south highway is improving all the time. Avoid driving at night wherever possible.

The drive from Maputo to Inhambane and Flamingo Bay can take anything between 6 – 8 hours. From the historical city of Inhambane it is only a 30 minute drive to Flamingo Bay Water Lodge. The last stretch of your adventure road trip is scenic with roads winding through upbeat local villages and into thick groves of tropical coconut trees. En-route to Flamingo Bay Water Lodge there are numerous towns and villages and the main road often passes directly through these villages. It is advised to not drive at night.


Daily flights from Johannesburg with Air Mozambique. A road transfer from the Airport to Flaming Bay Water Lodge

GPS coordinates for Flamingo Bay Water Lodge
-23.791593,35.492567 View Map