Linga Linga is the tiny peninsula that juts into the Inhambane Bay and here on the water's edge is an African luxury villa that really is something special. The villa is set on the beach, just a stone's throw from the warm tropical waters of the Indian Ocean.
Castelo do Mar is an up-market self catering villa, which boasts six elegant rooms, all tastefully decorated and equipped with air-conditioning, en-suite bathrooms, luxurious linen and sweeping views of the surrounding landscape. The villa also boasts a well stocked library, a games room with a pool table, black jack table, and a dart board, all with exquisite views of the bay. The kitchen is fully equipped with top of the range gas cookers, deep fryers and grillers.
After a hard day relaxing at the water's edge or enjoying the many activities on offer from spectacular game fishing to scuba diving, why not enjoy a sundowner on the veranda whilst doing a little dolphin spotting (they are plentiful) or if you are really fortunate a dugong!
We look forward to welcoming you to Castelo Do Mar, the luxury African holiday villa of your dreams! The Villa
Castelo do Mar is a luxury holiday villa of your dreams.
The villa is a two storied low slung building right on the beach and you can walk down the garden path to the water.
Local wood has been used to good effect in the interior, warm and welcoming around the bar and staircase that leads to a relaxing lounge on the first floor with superb views of the Bay and further bedrooms.
A downstairs games room, also with a fantastic view of the Bay, boasts snooker and black jack tables as well as a dart board. Sundowners are served in our bar or on our verandah. Dining
Dining is definitely an occasion and the dining locations are varied from the large group dining table in the lodge dining room, to a more informal dining area in the outdoors and of course, dining on the beach with the waves lapping your chair.
Our wine cellar is well stocked with an exceptional selection of wines and spirits.Activities
For the keen fishermen, the area offers excellent game fishing.
Species in the area include, Tuna, Marlin, Wahoo, Kingfish, Dorado, Sail fish, Barracuda to name a few
For the more energetic water ski's and tubes are available for hire.
Scuba Diving can be arranged. Divers must have their log books with them. We have wet suites and cylinders, (including the facility to refill cylinders) available for hire.
Snorkel, goggle and flippers are available for hire. Snorkel sites include ship wreck next door to the villa, accessible from the beach.
Allow Castelo to put together a picnic basket, we will also find the perfect destination for you to relax and enjoy the feast.
Ask for our bird list. Large flocks of flamingoes are a common sight.
Mangrove Swamp Excursion:
Discover the timelessness of nature in this amazing water-world in a small motorized boat or on a traditional dhow.
Through the coconut plantation or through the swamps at low tide.
Are offered either in a motorized boat or on a local traditional East African dhow.