Nahyeeni Lodge


Accommodation Overview

Nahyeeni Lodge on Inhaca Island is an exlusive retreat offering self-catering or full board accommodation. Rates from US$80 pp per night
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Nahyeeni Lodge on Inhaca Island is an exlusive retreat offering self-catering or full board accommodation. Rates from US$80 pp per night


Type: Self-Catering or Full Board options

Capacity:  6 (main house), 2-4 per chalet

Features: Private Pool, Seaviews, Direct Beach Access, Conference Centre, Spa, Serviced Bar, Boma

Rate: From US$80.00 per person per night

Nahyeeni Lodge on Inhaca Island a luxurious and exclusive lodge nestled on a hilltop within serene, indigenous gardens which afford spectacular panoramic views of the Bay of Maputo and Ilha das Portuguese.  It is the perfect place to relax and unwind in complete privacy, whilst still offering a tropical Island adventure with a wealth of breath-taking beaches, coral reefs and exotic marine life.

Nahyeeni Lodge is rented in its entirety to guarantee complete secluded privacy and relaxation. Guest have a choice of self-catering or full board (catered) accommodation.

The Main House is a beautiful thatched building which offers 2 magnificent en-suite bedrooms – one with a double bed and the other with two single beds. The third bedroom is located upstairs with incredible views of the Inhaca Island interior.

The 2 exquisite thatched chalets are privately situated in the surrounding bush area.  These chalets are suitable for couples or singles.  Both chalets have access to a further bed suitable for 2 small children or an adult.

A stunning open plan fully modern kitchen/lounge/dining area is complemented with truly outstanding panoramic views overlooking the Bay of Maputo on the western side of Inhaca Island with Maputo City twinkling on the horizon some 40kms away

The Lodge boasts an impressive wooden deck directly in front of the main house, stretching out over the edge of the hill – here you can enjoy lazy lunches or relax on the plush sun loungers soaking up the sun whilst marvelling at unspoiled views of the magnificent Indian Ocean.

An alternate and more private deck area leads you to either a hammock for your relaxation or affords incredible panoramic views and sunsets set amongst the tree tops teeming with birdlife that will remain imbedded on the memory for years to come.

A large refreshing fresh water swimming pool will cool down the summer days whilst you indulge in Cocktails created by the barman from the fully stocked and serviced pool bar.  A Braai (barbecue), serving area and open fire facilities with a cosy boma are located alongside, all conveniently overlooking the magnificent Indian Ocean. Charcoal and firewood/logs are complimentary for evening braais and log fires.

Nahyeeni Lodge offers full DSTV bouquet with extra view facilities located in the Bar for your convenience so no sporting events are ever missed. For your convenience there are 3 permanent maids available on duty every day, whilst the night guards oversee the property during the evening hours.

The  exclusive boutique modern conference centre, located within the stunning grounds of Nahyeeni, offer majestic views of the ocean and a dream venue for meetings, workshops, retreats and team building sessions. The conference centre is fully equipped with a 16 seater conference table, air-con, high resolution projector and wall screen, pens, paper, etc.

The Driftwood Spa on site is available for guests and delegates to relax and rejuvenate body, mind and spirit with soothing massages and skin treatments provided by highly trained staff.


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

Low Season

Minimum of 4 adults for a minimum 2 night stay

US$80.00 per person per night – Self-Catering

US$140.00 per person per night – Full Board (breakfast, lunch and dinner included)

Half price for Children 3-12 years

No charge for children younger than 3 years

High Season

Minimum of 6 adults for a minimum 4 night stay during high season (date span not to include Christmas and Easter)

US$80.00 per person per night – Self-Catering

US$140.00 per person per night – Full Board (breakfast, lunch and dinner included)

Half price for Children 3-12 years

No charge for children younger than 3 years


Group discounts for 12 or more people are offered – as well as discounts for guests staying for more than 5 consecutive nights

R75.00 once off booking fee required with deposit payment


Swimming Pool

Driftwood Spa

Swimming Pool

Fully Stocked Cocktail Bar

Bath, Pool and Beach Towels provided

Sun Loungers

Fiction and non-fiction library

Direct Beach Access


Wood and Charcoal for evening fires

Conference Centre

Fresh drinking water dispenser

Fresh ice from ice machine

Full DSTV satellite package – Large LCD flat screen

Tea and Coffee facilities (plunger coffee machine) with selection of teas and coffees

Limited selection of condiments and peri peri

Selection of games

Hairdryers in rooms

Small safe in each room for valuables

Small fridges and coffee facilities in chalets

Full laundry service (at additional cost)

Masks, snorkels and fins for snorkelling excursions

Fully serviced by three housekeepers


Ocean Transfers (highly experienced skipper)

Water Skiing (skis available for guests)


Sea Kayaking (2 available for guests)

Whale Watching (July to November)

Fishing Charters

Snorkelling (equipment provided)

Driftwood Spa (on site)

Ponta Torres (Santa Maria) excursion – MZN300.00 charge for snorkelling in the reserve, payable to the Marine Park Guards on duty

Lighthouse Trip excursion

Sunset Cruise (1-2 hours)

Coral Gardens excursion

Biology Museum (2 hour walk return)


All Excursions/boat charter accounts and bar bills are to be settled on day of departure from Inhaca (POS machine available at the Lodge)

Nahyeeni Lodge will pay Inhaca Nature Reserve Taxes on behalf of the client for the duration of the stay – please make sure you keep these receipts with you on all excursions

Nahyeeni Lodge is not responsible for any fees and/or taxes levied by the Parks Board for snorkelling and/or scuba diving undertaken at Ponta Torres (Santa Maria) or any other Reserve Area


Boat Transfers from Maputo/Inhaca/Maputo are charged at a rate of US$350.00 per transfer with a maximum of 13 pax.

The boat will stay at the Lodge for the duration of your visit in order to enjoy many of the fantastic excursions available – please enquire with our staff for our excursion lists.

Specific details

Area Activities: Bar, Beach, Bird Watching, Boat trips, Fishing, Hiking Trails, Restaurant, Scuba / Snorkelling, Spa, Whale Watching
Facilities: Fans, DSTV, Television, Wellness/Spa, Housekeeping, Bar, Swimming Pool, Braai facilities, Hairdryer, Towels
Star Grading: Not Rated
Accommodation Type Dinner, Bed & Breakfast, Luxury, Self-Catering, Conference Venue, Wellness Centre/Spa


Inhaca Island, Maputo, Mozambique