Overview of Banyan Tree Ilha Caldeira

With a coastline that stretches for over 1,500 miles (2,414 km), Mozambique is a destination like no other for beach and sun lovers –  it’s the embodiment of paradise – and there’s no better way to experience this beautiful country than by staying at Banyan Tree Ilha Caldeira.

Situated on the private island of Ilha Caldeira, the property is the only 5-star resort of its kind in this region, offering  luxuriousprivate pool villas, each featuring uninterrupted views over the pristine Indian Ocean. You’ll find  every modern comfort and convenience while on a beachside getaway, including an award-winning Banyan Tree Spa, Yoga pavilion, ocean-front infinity pool and three on-site restaurants. In keeping with  Banyan Tree’s commitment to the environment, the resort is 100% solar powered and all water is desalinized on site, leaving a  a feather-light footprint on this pristine natural environment.

Spend your days whale watching, kayaking, sailing, stand-up paddling (SUP), scuba diving, snorkelling, windsurfing, surfing and fishing – water-based activities abound. .  If you’re keen on seeing sea turtles nesting, the season begins in October and runs through to around April each year and is definitely a sighting for the bucket-list.

Highlights & Activities

What's on offer whilst on this itinerary?
  • Luxury 5-star resort with uninterrupted views of the Indian Ocean
  • Eco-friendly resort that’s 100% solar powered
  • Variety of villa options, suitable for individuals, couples or big groups
  • Water-based activities, such as kayaking, sailing, SUP, scuba diving, surfing & windsurfing
  • Whale watching, island hopping and MasterChef culinary classes available
  • Pamper sessions at the award-winning Banyan Tree Spa

Deep sea fishing



Scuba diving

Stand-up paddle boarding



General Facilities

When staying at Ilha Caldeira, no two days are the same, as you’ll have a variety of activities and experiences to fill up your time. From water sports and scuba lessons at the Marine Conservation Centre to morning dips in the ocean-front infinity pool and world-class treatments at the award-winning Banyan Tree Spa, there’s no shortage of adventure and pampering. Other notable recreations include a beauty salon, fitness and wellness centre, wine cellar with private dining room, Yoga pavilion, Kids Club, and helipad.

Children's club





Swimming pool


Culinary experiences at the Ilha Caldeira are a wonderful affair, with each meal boasting the finest and freshest local ingredients that immerse diners into a deep ocean of flavours, all crafted by talented chefs. You can choose to eat at the fish market restaurant, a unique dining spot that features a 270-degree ocean view, fresh seafood, and a tranquil atmosphere or  pick another restaurant that offers regional and international cuisine. In-villa dining is also an option, while delicious tapas and drinks are available at the lounge and cocktail bar.

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