Machangulo Beach Lodge


With the roaring Indian Ocean on one side and breathtaking estuaries on the other side, the Machangulo Beach Lodge is located on the Machangulo Beach and is located at a very short distance from the Machangulo Private Nature Reserve.

Tucked away in the dunes and magical forests of the region, the Machangulo Beach Lodge offers views of pristine beaches and untouched forests and has a very warm and welcoming environment. The lodge is an ideal getaway for those looking to unwind and relax on the sandy beaches of the region and enjoy a wide range of fun-filled activities.


  • Plenty of activities for all ages & levels of experience
  • Relaxed resort with friendly staff
  • Colourful diving & snorkelling straight from the beach or by boat
  • Explore the river estuary & mangrove forest by foot or kayak
  • World class fishing sites with a large range of species
  • Boat trips to Santa Maria & Inhaca Islands
  • Easily combinable with a Kruger safari

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Type of Accommodation


Comfort Level



The lodge offers a wide range of activities for all ages. Cool off in the lodge’s plunge pool or head to the activities desk to seek assistance from Machangulo Beach Lodge’s friendly staff to help plan out your day.

Choose from enjoying a delicious meal at a local restaurant or head to the sports bar and restaurant located on the upper deck of the lodges to sip on a refreshing drink and devour a freshly cooked dinner while soaking in views of the incredible ocean.

General Facilities

  • Beauty or wellness therapist
  • Child friendly
  • Dive centre
  • Laundry service
  • Local airport transfers
  • Private beach
  • Restaurant
  • Wi-fi available
  • Bar


The Machangulo Beach Lodge features a sports bar and restaurant located on the upper deck. The restaurant offers breathtaking views of South Africa’s scenic beaches and landscapes, along with delicious specialties made from fresh ingredients.

Take advantage of the lodge’s wide range of wines and indulge in Portuguese-inspired dishes and mouthwatering seafood along with other specialties.


The Machangulo Beach Lodge offers five exclusive beach-fronting room, two premium beach villas, and two family villas.

  • Experience luxury like never before at the lodge’s beach-fronting rooms. The rooms are located on a high peak of a hillside and offer picturesque views from their respective private deck. Each room features a king-size bed, air conditioning, a private deck and is located at only a quick walk from the beach.
  • The premium beach villas are located on the beach and offer an ideal accommodation for smaller groups. The villas feature two spacious bedrooms and en-suite bathrooms separated by a wooden deck.
  • The family villas offer a comfortable stay for families looking to enjoy on the pearly beaches of the region. The family villas feature two private rooms, en-suite bathrooms, an open living space equipped with a bar, a dining area and a kitchenette, a private wooden deck and a plunge pool.

Room Amenities

Ocean View Room AMENITIES

  • Air conditioning
  • En-suite bath and shower
  • Hairdryer
  • Mini bar
  • Mosquito net
  • Tea & coffee-making facilities
  • Outdoor area
  • Fan
  • Outdoor shower
  • Private balcony
  • Safe in room
  • Twin bed available


  • Day tours
  • Fishing
  • Local village visits
  • Picnics
  • Scuba diving
  • Snorkelling
  • Deep sea fishing
  • Beach activities
  • Beach within walking distance
  • Bird watching
  • Boat excursions
  • Children’s activities
  • Dhow cruises
  • Diving
  • Dune walks & drives
  • Kayaking
  • Restaurants within walking distance

Tour Rates

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Our rates are per person sharing unless we note differently.

Please treat all pricing as a guide only:

  • All rates are subject to availability and may change without notice
  • Single supplements may apply
  • Rates may be different for different room types
  • The most competitive rates for accommodation are available in our tailored packages

Request a quote or speak to one of our African Safari Experts for the best, most current rates available.