Welcome to Nhambavale Lake, one of Chidenguele’s best kept secrets. This unique location offers you a fresh water lake as well as the vast Indian Ocean right on your doorstep.

Accommodation at The Lakes is in the form of two fully self-catered thatch cottages set on the banks of Nhambavale Lake. Each cottage can accommodate up to 8 guests in 4 separate bedrooms, all equipped with mosquito nets and fans. Large rolling lawns offer more than enough space for pitching a tent or two if required. The living and entertainment areas comprise of an open plan kitchen and lounge opening up onto a large veranda with a braai area on the front lawn. Look no further than The Lakes for your relaxed, rustic Mozambique holiday.



+/- 75km from Xai-Xai
12km from Chidenguele Town
GPS Coordinates:
24°55″03.26″ S
34°14″41.10″ E 


  • Saltwater Fishing
  • Diving
  • Boating
  • Sun Bathing
  • Canoeing
  • Water Skiing
  • Bird Watching
  • Hiking

Other Accommodation Options

Casa Golfino

The 8 sleeper beach villa, Casa Golfino, provides three restful double rooms and a comfortable twin room with two single beds. Each bedroom has a mosquito net and also a fan to assist with those warm Mozambican evenings.

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These two sleeper bungalows at Casa Malcampo consist of a luxurious interior bathroom, double beds and a fully equipped kitchen. The bungalows are set up for open-plan living that extends out onto a timber sea view deck.

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Casa Baleia

The 12 sleeper more commonly known as Casa Baleia is the main double story house consisting of six double bedrooms (two en-suite), the other four bedrooms share two separate bathrooms.

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