ULALA LODGE - Pemba
Ulala Lodge is about 20 minutes from the Pemba airport in an old cocunut farm on a 15km long beach. This is a beach experiece with activities including snorkeling, whale watching, beach sports, star gazing, and walks. The beach is has only white sand, no stones, urchins, sharks or bad currents and the water temperature is 25°C to 30+ year round. Bungalows are raised on a deck 2 meters high and 50m from the beach with a prime view on the beach and ocean. Www.ulala-lodge.com.
BENGUERA LODGE - Benguera Island
The Benguerra Island airstrip is no longer serviceable. You will leave your plane at Vilankulu and be flown in a helicopter to the Island. Benguerra Island, designated a National Park , has towering sand dunes, inland lakes, and long beaches. In the waters are pristine coral reefs and exotic fish. The lodge is set amongst an acacia forest and garden at the edge of the sea. Each chalet is raised on stilts with ensuite facilities and a deck. Restful and very friendly. Activities include a dhow cruising, snorkeling or sea kayaking, a picnic or island expedition. Some activities such as scuba diving or deep sea fishing are extra costs. www.benguera.co.za