Nestled in a sheltered bay on Mozambique's Lagoon Coast, poised amongst the dunes on timber stilts, all 22 luxurious suites have been sensitively designed to take advantage of their beautiful natural setting, while protecting the fragile eco-systems beneath them. Cool, clean lines, contemporary furniture and a palette inspired by the surrounding coastal landscape, make for a getaway out of this world.
Inspired by the rich coastal biodiversity of the area and beautiful Indian Ocean reefs, the guest areas offer laid-back beachside chic, with spaces designed to
relax and enjoy. The striking beach bar, set against a backdrop of white and turquoise, is at the heart of this unmatched beach experience. Stretch out on one of the beautiful over-sized day beds
or comfortable loungers while you indulge in a refreshing cocktail with views over the great expanse of ocean and white sands.
White Pearl Resorts, Ponta Mamoli is situated on the south east coast of Mozambique. With its sublime ocean frontage of more than 2km, pristine beach and surrounded by untouched tracts of bush, discover a place so exhilarating, a welcome so warm and an experience so pure, it promises to be unlike any other in all of Mozambique.
Warmed by the Indian Ocean current moving south from the equator, the country’s clear waters and subtropical climate provide travellers with an enticing beachside escape. White Pearl Resorts, Ponta Mamoli is surrounded by natural beauty, from the Indian Ocean to the east to the Maputo Elephant Reserve to the west. It is nestled in a cool, sheltered bay on Mozambique's Lagoon Coast about 100km south of the country’s stately capital city, Maputo, and 25km north of the Kosi Bay/South Africa border.
Set amongst the dunes overlooking the sparkling Indian Ocean, Ponta Mamoli is an idyllic beach paradise. A number of rare and varied ecosystems can be found in the area, namely; magnificent unspoilt expanses of beach, endemic rich woody grasslands, dry savannas, swamp forests, fresh water coastal lakes and floodplains characterised by expanses of reed beds, bulrushes and papyrus.
Ponta Mamoli – previously voted as one of the top 10 beaches in Africa, is definitely the place to visit.
White Pearls Resorts has a broad offering of activities to suit every kind of traveller – encompassing themes of nature and adventure, relaxation and wellbeing or
culture and philanthropy. Kindly note that included activities vary according to your particular package.
Here see our Activity Fact Sheet to find out more.
Where we serve our guests is almost as important as the food itself. Whether it's under the star-strewn sky, in the privacy of your room or a picnic on the beach
with an alfresco meal and the sound of waves lapping on the sand, you'll find a space to suit your mood. There's always the element of the unexpected, something to surprise you, wherever you
choose to dine.
The Pool Bar
Swim up to our contemporary pool bar and sip on a variety of exotic cocktails, while overlooking the endless Indian Ocean, feeling refreshed by the coolness of the
water surrounding you. Our service is both sincere and charming, and deeply proud of its Mozambican heritage.
The Beach Bar
There's little better than enjoying rustic tapas, served in the sun with chilled wine. If you're feeling peckish after a refreshing afternoon swim, enjoy a light snack at the beach bar, which is set against a backdrop of an endless ocean and under the infinite heavens.
The White Pearl Restaurant
The elegant beach chic of our restaurant is the perfect setting to enjoy mezze platters laden with fruit, freshly baked pastries and delicious treats for breakfast. After the morning's activities, relax with a fresh salad or light lunch and refreshing drink. By night, enjoy a romantic, candlelit dinner and celebrate the finest cuisine Mozambique has to offer. The experience is complete with the warmest of Mozambican hospitality.
A feast for all five senses - look over the endless Indian Ocean, listen to the gentle crashing of the waves, feel the sand between your toes, smell the unique aromas emerging from your picnic basket and taste the flavours of Mozambique while indulging in it's contents.
Enjoy a private picnic on the beach. Customise your luxury picnic basket with a variety of signature treats. The perfect way to spend a sunny afternoon.
4x4 Transfer - Kosi Bay Border to White Pearl Resorts
Road transfers are available from Kosi Bay Border to White Pearl Resorts. The journey from Kosi Bay Border to the resort takes approximately 30-40 minutes. Set your eyes upon the Mozambican culture and beautiful landscape – the local markets and rich coastal bio-diversity. Arrive at White Pearl Resorts to the warm hospitality of our staff and enjoy your time in paradise.
White Pearl Resorts offers a helicopter sky transfer service from Maputo International Airport. Fly over remote dune bush and beautiful coastal scenery as well as the Maputo Elephant Reserve on your journey to the Resort. The journey between the airport and White Pearl Resorts takes approximately 30 minutes.
White Pearl Resorts also offers a fixed wing transfer service from Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport (KMIA) to Manguzi (Kosi Bay). The flight time between Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport and Manguzi is approximately 1 hour 15 minutes. This option is followed by a road transfer from Manguzi to the Kosi Bay border, which is approximately 30 minutes. After crossing the Kosi Bay border, the travel time to the resort is approximately another 30 minutes’ drive.
Drive through striking panoramas and remote villages directly to White Pearl Resorts, from the Kosi Bay border post or Maputo. Road conditions vary and are dependent on the weather. We recommend that you use a 4x4 vehicle with high clearance to successfully navigate your way to the Resort.