Nestled in a sheltered bay on Mozambique’s Lagoon Coast, poised amongst the dunes on timber stilts, our 22 luxurious suites have been sensitively designed to take advantage of their beautiful natural setting, while protecting the fragile eco-systems beneath them. Cool, clean lines, contemporary furniture and a palette inspired by the surrounding coastal landscape make for a getaway out of this world. In this striking setting, put your feet up as you sip your favourite summer cocktail at the Ibiza-styled glamorous beach bar, recline on the wide deck soaking up the sun or head down to the beach for some R&R as you listen to the sound of the waves breaking nearby. Inspired by the rich coastal biodiversity of the area and beautiful Indian Ocean reefs, the guest areas offer laid-back beachside chic, with spaces designed to relax and enjoy. White Pearl Resorts offers the ultimate beach luxury in Africa. Experience elegant simplicity at this exclusive beach resort set in the dunes of the untouched shores of southern Mozambique. On a magnificent stretch of coastline, tucked behind Casuarina trees, experience a place so beautiful and so pure, quite unlike any other in all of Mozambique.
At White Pearl Resorts we have taken the utmost care to ensure our guests experience pure relaxation throughout their stay. Feel the gentle ocean breeze while you stretch out on our luxurious day beds surrounded by the tranquil sounds of nature. Spend hours dreaming on your heavenly king-size bed or enjoy a bubble bath with magnificent views of the ocean. Cool off in your sparkling private plunge pool and experience the exhilarating outdoor shower. Surrounded by soothing sounds and calming scents, experience a variety of spa treatments. Feel all tension release with a massage designed to ease your muscles and relax your body and mind.
Beach Pool Suites
Stay in one of 6 exquisite private beach pool suites. These units are located on the beachfront with direct access to the beach. All suites are ocean-facing with a spectacular view, heated private plunge pool, private deck and outdoor shower. The beds are king-size and the suites are air-conditioned.
Stay in one of 16 exquisite private pool suites. All suites are ocean-facing with panoramic views, a private plunge pool, a private deck and an outdoor shower. The beds are king-size and the suites are air-conditioned.
Where we serve our guests is almost as important as the food itself. Whether it’s under the star-strewn sky, in the privacy of your room or a picnic on the beach with an alfresco meal and the sound of waves lapping on the sand, you’ll find a space to suit your mood. There’s always the element of the unexpected, something to surprise you, wherever you choose to dine.
- The Beach Bar
The Ibiza-styled glamorous Beach Bar, set against a backdrop of endless ocean, is at the heart of this unmatched beach experience. There’s little better than enjoying rustic tapas, served ice-cold beverages. With the breathtaking view of clear blue water and a dazzling white beach, you can idle away the time in beachside comfort.
- The Pool Deck
Stretch out on one of the beautiful oversized day beds or comfortable loungers while you indulge in a refreshing cocktail with views over the great expanse of the ocean and white sands.
- The Pool Bar
A sparkling infinity pool invites you to cool off and enjoy the spectacular views while indulging in a variety of signature cocktails. Watch the sunset while sharing your experiences of the day in our elegant beach boma over the beat of Mozambican drums.
- The White Pearl Restaurant
The elegant beach chic of our restaurant is the perfect setting to enjoy mezze platters laden with fruit, freshly baked pastries and delicious treats for breakfast. After the morning’s activities, relax with a fresh salad or light lunch and a refreshing drink. By night, enjoy a romantic, candlelit dinner and celebrate the finest seafood Mozambique has to offer. The experience is complete with the warmest of Mozambican hospitality.
For the Whole Family
White Pearl Resorts has become a popular family destination. The family experience at White Pearl is different than at traditional family resorts. Here you can spend quality time with your loved ones and create lasting memories in this little piece of paradise. We have an exciting Kids Skipper Club that will keep the little ones occupied for hours. Guided by the resort’s experienced activity team, the programme is filled with fun, educational activities that encourage children to explore the mysteries and wonders of Ponta Mamoli’s land and sea. From beach sports and sandcastle building to baking with the chef and treasure hunting – there will be no shortage of fun for all ages.
Activities and Experiences
- The True Experience…
At White Pearl Resorts we pride ourselves on offering our discerning guests a truly unique and unforgettable vacation experience. We go beyond what is expected, strive for absolute excellence and are passionate about providing five-star luxury and service from check-in, check-out and beyond.
- Mozambique Experience
Swim in the beautiful depths of the ocean alongside majestic dolphins and glide over exquisite coral reefs on an exclusive ocean safari. The resort offers unique diving experiences on one of the world’s top pinnacle reefs. A variety of dive spots offer something for everyone, from exhilarating shark sightings to multitudes of fish and vibrant corals. Explore the natural surroundings on horseback or take a walk on our idyllic beach. Our sheltered bay is home to a myriad of sea creatures from the resident dolphins and migrating humpback whales to the endangered turtles who return each year to lay their eggs on these protected shores. You’ll experience an unforgettable vacation, with memories to last a lifetime.
- Explore The Wonders Of The Indian Ocean On An Exclusive Ocean Safari
Enjoy a snorkelling trip to a nearby reef and while you explore our crew will be on the lookout for pods of silvery, glistening Bottlenose Dolphins which regularly glide through these waters. Dolphins are known for their calming and therapeutic effects on humans. You will have the opportunity to experience this unique bond between humans and dolphins and form friendships that will stay with you forever.
From July to November each year, the majestic Humpback whales visit us on their annual migration. Join us as we set sail in search of these beautiful creatures and observe them in their natural habitat. Whale watching is conducted from the comfort of our snorkelling boat as we observe the whales blowing, breaching, lob tailing and playing. In the later part of the season, we may be lucky enough to encounter the newborns as they learn to breach and play.
So rich in sea life are the waters of White Pearl Resorts, Ponta Mamoli that it feels as if you have been transported into a giant natural aquarium. Discover spectacular underwater displays of colourful corals and lively fish as you float in the azure waters of the Indian Ocean.
- Game Drives & Eco-Experiences
For the first time, travellers looking for a one-of-a-kind luxury African eco-experience can combine a Mozambican adventure with a tropical beach and diving holiday and an exciting bush safari all in the same place and make the most out of their precious holiday time. Located just 100km south of Maputo, Maputo Special Reserve is one of 36 biodiversity hotspots identified worldwide.
On our Maputo Special Reserve Trip (± 5 hours), your Game Ranger at reception for early morning coffee & rusks to depart at 05h00. Set out for the Maputo Elephant Reserve, which forms part of the Lebombo Transfrontier Conservation Area. Here, you may see a variety of African antelope species, rich birdlife and possibly the rare black-backed jackal – and there is a great chance of seeing elephants, of course! A light packed breakfast is enjoyed in the reserve, most usually overlooking Lake Hlunguti.
Guests can also join our Onsite Rangers on one of our other eco-experiences:
- Lake Mamoli Guided Exploration Walk:
This trail is a sanctuary for over 433 butterfly species, 3 of which are endemic to Mozambique. Traditional local fishing methods using natural resources may be observed on this trail. A variety of different tree and shrub species act as a habitat for various small species such as small reptiles, amphibians, birds and small mammals and even some inland marine crab species.
- Guided Rocky Shore Experience:
This experience is for guests who are passionately curious about the little things in life and want to learn more about how animals have adapted to thrive in this constantly changing environment. The activity has a storytelling component that engages mythology. Rock exploration footwear is provided at the activities centre.
- Slow Down to Speed Up
At White Pearl Resorts, the top priority of your executive retreat is to escape from the hustle and bustle of the corporate world. The tranquil blue ocean, endless untouched beach and enchanting bush surroundings is the perfect backdrop for reflection, inspiration and rejuvenation.