Excursions

TRADITIONAL SAILING

TRADITIONAL SAILING

Sailing Ibo. Our guests can enjoy one of the oldest sailing styles of the Indian Ocean. Mwani House has contacted several local sailboats that will let our guests enjoy what the local people call traditional sailing.

Kayak

Kayak

Rowing Ibo. The calm waters of Ibo let our guests experience a variety of excursions in kayak. They will row through the stunning mangrove forest and tour part of the island. Guests will enjoy the Ibo waterways and contemplate one of the most astonishing sunsets from their kayaks.

Bird Watching

Bird Watching

The soul of Ibo. Surrounded by one of the biggest mangrove forest in Africa. For many bird-loving enthusiasts, the island offers privileged views of hundreds of different species. Thanks to Ibo tidal movements, it hosts more than 400 different species, 10 of which are now on the brink of extinction.

CULTURAL ADVENTURES

CULTURAL ADVENTURES

Sepia-toned Ibo. Although the color of the island is not sepia-toned, knowing its history will transport visitors to a world of sepia-toned photographs. Ibo’s past has let marks in its walls, architecture, language, customs, activities and social problems of its population. Walking through the streets of Ibo hand in hand with the local guides allows us to understand the reality of this beloved island. Foreign visitors will help to leave new fingerprints and perhaps new colors to the island.

HUMANITARIAN IBO

HUMANITARIAN IBO

Ibo’s helping hands. Mwani House is a project linked toFundación IBO . From the beginning of this century we take pride in several projects thatFundación IBO has accomplished and Mwani House is one of them. We offer our guests the opportunity to visit our nutritional center, workshops and vocational school among other projects. Fundación IBO believes in sustainable and sensible tourism as the key instrument to improve the future of the island. The purpose of this visit is to show visitors our efforts in establishing such sustainable development.

CYCLING IBO

CYCLING IBO

Ibo on wheels. For fans of cycling there is no better way to experience the island tan riding your own bike. Professional local people will lead the way through unspoiled pathways making your journey something to remember. This indigenous person will be your host and will take you to every corner of this island paradise.
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Seafari

Seafari

The soul of the Quirimbas. The clear waters of the Quirimbas National Park are the perfect getaway for sailing lovers. There is no better experience than jumping on a boat and enjoy your journey through paradisiac islands only to discover hidden corners and solitary beaches. The excursion includes a stop in a sandbank a few miles from Ibo and a visit to the Dolphins lighthouse.

There is also the option to enjoy a wonderful brunch in the middle of the Indian Ocean, an offer difficult to decline. La excursión incluye una parada en el banco de arena, situado a pocas millas de Ibo, y se visitará, también, el faro de los delfines. Existe la posibilidad de degustar un apetitoso brunch en medio del océano índico, oferta difícil de rechazar.
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Snorkeling

Snorkeling

Ibo underwater. Combine swimming and snorkeling in one of the most beautiful African parks. As visitors descend into this magical underground environment, they will encounter many incomparable subterranean marvels, from tropical marine life to spectacular geographical formations such as coral reefs. Mwani House will provide the necessary supporting material to undertake your journey.
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SPORTSFISHING

SPORTSFISHING

Ibo’s fish. For many fishing enthusiasts, in Mwani House there is also room for Sportsfishing lovers. The marine life in the Quirimbas is reputably known and very suitable for Sportsfishing. From tuna fish, albacore or barracudas among other type of fish, guests can pursue their passion for fishing with the help of a native Mozambican fisherman host. Whether guests are beginners or experts, they will learn and practice all the local techniques their host will teach them to make the most of their fishing experience.
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Services

Free Wifi. Despite of being stranded in a paradise island, Mwani House offers free Internet connection and a 24 hours attention service. You will never feel alone. In case you need any kind of assistance there is always someone from our staff to assist you.

24 H Service. You will never be alone at Mwani House. In case you need assistance there will always be someone from our team to help you.

Direct access to the sea. Anytime you wish to look at the see, Mwani House will provide you with a “pareo” (sarong) so you can enjoy the amazing views of the characteristic coral coast of Ibo even more.

Restaurant-Bar. Comfusão is the name of our new restaurant. You can taste our chef Ana Erre’s new creations and sip into the best cocktails in Ibo.

Handicrafts corner. There is always space for art in Mwani House. You can learn about Ibo’s culture through its traditional arts and crafts. COMING SOON

Laundry Service. No more trips with your suitcase full of clothes. We offer a superb laundry service.

Swimming pool. Guests of Mwani House can calm their minds and bodies within our wellness area. Either making a splash into our swimming pool or resting for a while in our lounge chairs you will feel the rejuvenating power of water at this calm oasis.

Pick up at airport. The hotel offers the transfer from the airport to the hotel, either from the Pemba airport or from the Ibo airport.