Coral Beach


Accommodation Overview

Coral Beach comprises 3 privately owned Self-Catering Houses in Barra. En-Suite Bathrooms, Splash Pools from R2,000 per house per night
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Coral Beach comprises 3 privately owned Self-Catering Houses in Barra. En-Suite Bathrooms, Splash Pools from R2,000 per house per night




Coral Beach comprises 3 privately owned self-catering houses in Barra, situated high on the dune overlooking the sparkling blue ocean which stretches endlessly across to the horizon and to the distant town of Tofo on the right.

During the winter months, the playful Humpback Whales fin past, close to the shoreline, blowing large frothy sprays of water as they frolic and play in the warm waters.

The accommodation at Coral Beach is provided in three self catering houses (all next to each other), each with 4 spacious bedrooms, en-suite bathrooms, open plan kitchen/dining area and a large entertainment deck with those out-of-this-world sea views. The bedrooms are privately accessed via the undercover walkway which leads off the entertainment deck. Each deck has a small private splash pool to enjoy during the hot summer dahs.

The deserted beach is approximately 30-40m down the dune in front of the houses. Languid hours can be spent collecting colourful seashells and intricate and interesting chunks of coral, washed ashore from the many reefs in the area. Scuba divers from far and wide flock to the area to enjoy the vast array of sea life feeding off and sheltering in these pristine reefs.

Coral Beach is situated within close proximity to the numerous restaurants and beach bars in the area and to the vibey little town of Tofo.  Definitely worth a visit, (if you manage to lure yourself away from the fabulous Barra beaches). Tofo has a beautiful swimming beach and an interesting market stocked with vibrant sarongs, paintings, wooden curios and seasonal fruit and vegetables.



The rates are as advised by Coral Beach - no additional cost when booking with Up And Go

Rates are a guide price and will be confirmed when making your reservation

Rates are subject to change without notice


Low Season

R2 000.00 - 4 bedroom house per night (8 sleeper)

Mid-Season (all school holidays and long weekends except December)

R2 500.00 - 4 bedroom house per night (8 sleeper)

High Season (10 December to 10 January)

R3 500.00 - 4 bedroom house per night (8 sleeper)


R200.00 per additional guest per day - maximum of 2 extra people per house (own linen and mattress)

R1,000.00 refundable breakage deposit required when making your reservation




Fans in Bedrooms

Private Splash Pools



Scuba Diving


Deep Sea Fishing

Quad Bike Hire

Ocean Safaris

Pansy Island Trips

Arts & Crafts





4x4 Vehicle Required

Please bring own beach/bath towels

Beach chairs and umbrella/gazebo are advisable

Guests advised to bring additional fans and gas or skottel braai - NO WOOD OR CHARCOAL FIRES PERMITTED)

Water is provided by 2 boreholes.  Guests are requested to use the water sparingly


Refundable R1 000.00 breakage deposit required when making your reservation


GPS Co-Ordinates for Coral Beach in Barra, Mozambique

S23° 47' 50.49''

E35° 32' 17.48''




"A BIG thank you to Up And Go for making our stay at Coral beach an unforgettable holiday. The views were out of this world, and being able to overlook the ocean from the pool was a real treat. Thank you to the staff for ensuring our rooms were always clean and tidy and to the security for keeping us safe. However some rooms struggled with toilets not being able to flush as well as not having hot water. The walk down to the beach was a little tricky, so would be lovely if the beach was more accessible. All in all I highly recommend Coral Beach as a holiday destination for any beachbum!"

M.Riley (May 2018) 


Service: Very helpful from the caretaker

Friendliness: Very good

Cleanliness:  The cleaner did a great job

Facilities: The place is in need of some serious maintenance

Overall:    Great views and location

The directions to get to the place are not very good – definite 4x4 needed

B. Giddy (January 2018)


Service: Excellent

Friendliness: Excellent

Cleanliness:  Excellent

Facilities: Excellent

Overall: Excellent

I thoroughly enjoyed staying at Coral Beach and would definitely recommend it to friends and family going forward. Thanks to Up and Go for finding this gem!  

S. Richardson (January 2017)


Specific details

Star Grading: Not Rated


Barra, Inhambane, Mozambique
Barra, Inhambane Province, Mozambique