Azura Quilalea Private Island

Quirimbas Archipelago

A luxury “Robinson Crusoe” getaway, with nine villas in African-chic style, set on a private and untouched coral atoll.


On the private Quilalea Island in the Quirimbas Archipelago, within a protected marine reserve.


4 kaskazi villas, 4 kusi villas and 1 quilalea built in stone, wood and thatch. All the villas feature en-suite bathroom, private veranda and service with dedicated butler. Quilalea villa has also a private pool. Facilities include a spa and a dive centre.


Scuba diving, snorkeling, kayaking,  deep sea fishing, seasonal whale watching and turtle nesting, beach picnics, dhow excursions, boat excursions to Ibo Island and nature walks.


The coral reefs in front of Quilalea and the many diving sites in the area host abundant fish and colourful coral species. From July to November migratory humpback whales pass by the island, while from November to April turtles nest on the beaches. Dolphins can be seen all year round.


The design and African-chic style of the villas blend in perfectly with the environment. The excellent and personalized service. Quilalea is the dream tropical island: small, dotted with giant baobabs, with 4 white sand beaches and a spectacular coral reef within swimming distance. A paradise for snorkeling and scuba diving, with 17 different sites plus the house one.