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Certificate of Excellence


Certificate of Excellence
The resort consists of eighteen fully furnished chalets. There is a central area with an attractive restaurant, bar and swimming pool. The chalets sleep six people each and have a fully equipped kitchen. It is situated close to the Bazaruto Marine Park famous for it pristine sea life, coral reefs dives, turtle breeding grounds, dugongs and migrant whales For the more active, we boast an extensive knowledge of the area, with our Dive Instructor/fishing expert having operated in these waters for nearly 10 years. Our portfolio includes unexplored dive sites, fantastic surf, fly and big game fishing. A fully equipped SCUBA dive center offering on site PADI courses; boats and fishing equipment for hire, wind surfers, para sailing, banana boating, island trips and transfers, dhow trips, horse riding along the Vilanculos beach and much, much more.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Free Internet
Airport Transportation
Breakfast Available
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Shuttle Bus Service
Wheelchair access
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Family Rooms
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Archipelago resort is hard to beat if you are looking for comfort without luxury, quality staff and ideal Coastal holiday. Having spent most coast holidays on Kenya coast, I have a place that brings back the world of hassle free and relaxation. It is a pricey flight from Joburg
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I just spent the last 3 + weeks at the Archipelago Resort in Vilanculo from the middle of December through the fist part of January. I highly recommend it for family, friends or singles. All the Casas/houses have beautiful views of the Indian Ocean and wide large wrap around
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Response from ArchipelagoHarare, Owner at Archipelago Resort
Responded 2 weeks ago
Thank you so much for your charming review. Archipelago Resort would love to have you back in a 'heartbeat' The monkeys are a new addition (not sure where they came from!) They keep our two dogs thoroughly entertained as they bounce away on all the branches of the indigenous trees. Our very best wishes go to you.
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Our family spent 10 days at the resort over the New Year. The Casa's are exceptionally large and are neat and clean. Property well maintained with a nice pool area and bar. Beautiful quiet beach just a few steps away. We have been to Zanzibar and feel that this resort offers a
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Response from ArchipelagoHarare, Owner at Archipelago Resort
Responded Jan 13, 2019
We agree that Archipelago Resort is the ideal place for a relaxing beach holiday! We are delighted you enjoyed your 10 days at our resort and we look forward to hosting you once again. Many thanks for your positive review.
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We have just returned from a blissful two week family trip to Archipelago and our second trip to this special resort.We cannot stress how well we where looked after by the incredible team on hand at this resort, with Priscilla and Donna at the helm and a vast team of smiling
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Response from ArchipelagoHarare, Owner at Archipelago Resort
Responded Jan 7, 2019
This wonderful review will be printed and handed to all the staff to read. They will be so thrilled to read your praise and hear you loved your stay at Archipelago Resort. We look forward to hosting you again at our little piece of heaven. Until then, take great care.
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Paradise! This is paradise in Africa. The resort is very neat and tidy. The gardens are kept beautifully. The views are exquisite. We stayed in the garden casa which doesn't have a great view of the ocean but are pretty in their own way. This is where you can cut yourself off
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Response from ArchipelagoHarare, Owner at Archipelago Resort
Responded Jan 7, 2019
We were more than delighted to read your wonderful review of our piece of paradise in Africa! We look forward to hosting you again. Hurry back!
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Hi Christell, we have a dive school on site at Archipelago Resort, called Dive Bararuto. We would suggest you go on to their website and deal direct with them to get prices etc. If you have any other questions please get in touch again. Regards Lana
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Please visit our website for email address. Thank you
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"Casa's 1-9 have the best views, closest to ocean."
"Front sea view rooms closest to the walk way to the beach would be recommended from previous trips."
"Casas with an ocean view are a pleasure."
"try to get a bungalow with view onto the ocean"
"Sea facing are best"
$98 - $103 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
MozambiqueInhambane ProvinceVilanculos
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