Kisawa Sanctuary

Kisawa Sanctuary is a luxury lodge located on the southern tip of Benguerra Island, overlooking the Indian Ocean. The lodge is situated within a pristine wilderness area and is designed to blend seamlessly with its surroundings, making it a perfect retreat for those seeking a peaceful and secluded getaway.

The lodge offers various accommodations, including spacious beach villas and treehouse-style suites, tastefully decorated with modern amenities and boasting breathtaking ocean and wilderness views—ideal for relaxation. 

Eleven bespoke Residences, positioned over a 300-hectare stretch of Benguerra Island, ensure privacy and appreciation of the natural environment, each featuring a beachfront, private pool, outdoor kitchen, dedicated service team, and personalized pantry. Every aspect of Kisawa is hand-picked and the attention to detail is phenomenal.

Kisawa is a 300-hectare sanctuary of forest, beach and sand dunes, located on the southern tip of Benguerra Island. Kisawa brings a new meaning to island living.



World class diving and access to some of the richest and least explored subtropical ecosystems in the Indian Ocean.
Exclusivity and absolute privacy combining with sophisticated luxury, wellness options and meaningful conservation.

No of Rooms

11 Villas: Six one-bedroom residences, three two-bedroom residences, two three-bedroom residences.

Style of accommodation

Luxury beach villas.

Child Policy

Children of all ages are welcome.


  • All meals.
  • Selected beverages.
  • Guided activities.
  • Laundry service.


  • Premium alcoholic beverages
  • Spa treatments
  • Gratuities.

Guests at Kisawa Sanctuary can enjoy a range of activities, including swimming, snorkelling, and diving in the crystal-clear waters of the Indian Ocean. The lodge also offers guided walks through the surrounding wilderness, where visitors can see an array of wildlife, including exotic birds and animals.

The lodge’s restaurant serves a range of delicious dishes, featuring locally sourced ingredients and inspired by the flavours of Mozambique. In the evening, guests can relax with a drink at the bar, which offers panoramic views of the ocean.

Kisawa Sanctuary is committed to sustainability and has implemented a range of eco-friendly initiatives, including the use of solar power and the incorporation of local materials in the construction of the lodge. It is also involved in several conservation projects in the surrounding area, helping to preserve the natural beauty of this unique region.

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