Maputo is the capital and largest city of Mozambique. It is an energetic and vibrant city and a perfect stop-over

  • Visit the capital of Mozambique, with a range of highlights and attractions
  • Experience the atmosphere of this African cities’ Portuguese colonial past
  • Interesting architectural styles combined with markets and a buzzing night-life
  • Vibrant and energetic city offering a fascinating cultural experience

Maputo is the capital and largest city of Mozambique. Maputo is located on the west side of Maputo Bay, at the mouth of the Tembe River. Maputo is a melting pot of several cultures, with a strong South African influence. The several cultures include Bantu, Portuguese, Arab, Indian, and Chinese cultures.

Maputo is a vibey city with an active night life, many unique restaurants and cafes, and bustling local markets.

The city provides a range of accommodation from many-star hotels to comfortable backpackers’ hostels. Maputo has many white sandy beaches and scuba diving spots.

The Southern Sun Maputo was built on the beachfront of the Avenida da Marginal where it overlooks the ocean and is an ideal hub to explore Maputo from.

Price From: US$ 325 per room per night

The hotel is considered the single location for business meetings and leisure.

Price From: US$ 178 per room per night

Situated on one of Maputo’s most prestigious avenues near the beach.

Price From: US$ 296 per room per night

Find this world class hotel in the heart of Maputo, where shops and restaurants and nightly entertainment are within walking distance and where the view from your room is worth your holiday in Avenida.

Price From: US$ 285 per room per night

The Villa Das Arabias aims to welcome and keep guests coming back for more, year upon year, for holidays and business trips.

Rate From: US$ 95 per room per night


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The Polana Serena Hotel has long been considered one of Africa’s finest hotels. The hotel stands at the very heart of Maputo and is about a 15 minute drive from the Maputo International Airport.

Situated on the southern Mozambique coastline, Machangulo Beach Lodge on Santa Maria is untamed and untouched. The local tides play games with this lagoon and the channel, while the lodge hides in the trees, away from nature’s huge daily calamity.

The Polana Serena Hotel has long been considered one of Africa’s finest hotels. Machangulo Beach Lodge is situated on the channel between Maputo and Inhaca Island.

GPS coordinates for Maputo
-25.8962586,32.6106835 View Map