Cova de Tubarau

Self Catering House, Cottage, Chalet Accommodation in Macaneta

Cova de Tubarao (The resting place of sharks) is situated on Africa's East Coast on the beautiful Island of Macanetta.

35 km north of Maputo lays Cova de Tubarao, a tropical barefoot paradise on an exotic African island. Enjoy the sunrise and sunsets over the ocean from the comfort of your bed and from the sundeck of your luxury log wooden house, while sipping exotic drinks...
Not even the whales in the distance will disturb your peace!


These fully equipped log houses along with sun kissed golden beaches only a couple of meters away are complimented by local fisherman selling their catch.

All 4 houses are fully equipped apart from towels.

The lodge is fully equipped with electricity but as in South-Africa there can also be power failures. It is advisable to take with you lamps and torches.

Hammerhead Shark
The spacious log house is a self catering eight (8) sleeper that offers breath taking views from all bedrooms with wide windows. Sit under a thatch roof that allows the cooling sea breeze to come in. Our log house is fully equipped. Sunset braai's - Weber provided. All sea facing (3) bedrooms upstairs - 1 double bed and 2 x 2 single bed and 2 sleeper couches on the lower floor.

Tiger Shark
Is a self catering twelve (12) sleeper, thatched, double story wooden house. Your ever so popular upper level is your entertainment area complete with braai area, kitchen and lounge. This is rounded of with a fantastic ocean view. The lower level consists of a bathroom, two bedrooms with double beds, and one bedroom with two single beds and an open plan with four single beds. On the upper level you will also find two sleeper couches.

Angel Shark
Is also known as the Honeymoon Suite. A warm and inviting open plan, single storey thatched wooden house that is drenched with creativity. It sleeps four (4) people via a queen size bed and two sleeper couches. The kitchen is situated on the veranda and this house is also self catering.

Zambezi Shark
Is our self catering six (6) sleeper. A thatched double storey wooden house where the lower level got one bathroom and an open plan with one double bed and four single beds. The upper level with an ocean view is your entertainment area, and consists of a braai area, kitchen and lounge.

You need passport. Carry identification at all times.

SA Citizens do not need a visa.
Vehicles must pay third party insurance and road tax, which you can get at Komatipoort, Sasol garage, (caravan kiosk)
If you are bringing in a vehicle, you need original registration, or a certified copy thereof by the bank, documents of the vehicle.
Two emergency triangles per vehicle are required by law.
If you are towing a boat or trailer you must have the, yellow triangle on a blue background on front bumper and on the back right of the boat or trailer.
The wearing of seatbelt, front and back, is law in Mozambique.
You can exchange rand for meticais at Sasol garage, Komatipoort.
Please provide for your own bottled water.
Malaria: contact your physician regarding the necessary precautions.

Onsite Facilities And Features

  • DSTV in communal area
  • air conditioner (some units)
  • boat / marine slipway onsite
  • braai / barbecue - communal
  • braai / barbecue - onsite
  • braai/barbeque (some units)
  • ceiling fans
  • horse riding (less than 5km)
  • kitchen (fully equipped)
  • kitchenette (some units)
  • microwave (some units)
  • outdoor pool
  • parking all onsite
  • restaurant onsite
  • tea / coffee making facilities
  • television in communal area
  • whale watching onsite

Languages Spoken

  • Afrikaans
  • English
  • Portuguese
  • Shangaan
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