Built on a ridge overlooking the islands of Bazaruto and the bay of Vilanculos, Santorini is a shimmering white pearl on the edge of an endless ocean.
Lodge and Accommodation
Designed with all the style and charm of a Greek village, the white walls meet the pristine shores of untouched beach in an endless flow of charm and character. Unwind in the sparkling pool beside a patio filled with deck chairs and recliners. Or defeat your cravings at one of the two kitchens open to you.
The upper tier of the Sunset Sala is ideal for sipping cocktails in the late afternoon. However, with courtyards beside the pool and many other areas to lounge in, you’ll find the right place to lay your head or read a good book.
The Santorini Main Villa comprises of 5 suites, each exquisitely awash in the colours that best compliment the island life. Light cream fabrics and cobalt blues compliment the ocean beyond the walls of each suite, where views of the Bazaruto archipelago capture the imaginations of all who behold it. Varying in size, each abode comes complete with en-suite luxury bathrooms, four-post beds and a relaxing charm that cannot be matched the world over.
On the southern end of Santorini, the final offering awaits. Villa da Praia is a magnificent suite, designed for families seeking a space to themselves. With stunning views of the water, a private chef and luxury beyond measure, most visitors feel they have the island to themselves in this haven.
Activities and Wildlife
The 2 miles of reef belonging to Bazaruto National Park is the longest stretch of reef in the Indian Ocean. This reef is home to over 2000 species of aquatic life, making it superb for scuba diving and snorkelling. On either of these adventures you’re bound to come across everything from tropical fish to turtles, dolphins and manta rays. The clear waters allow for diving visibility at depths as low as 40 metres, where you will discover some of the ocean’s biggest game fish.
Birders and nature enthusiasts will love the island’s biome that is home to a plethora of species. The likes of duiker, crocodile, antelope and samango monkey, along with reptiles and birds a plenty.
Water sports are popular at Santorini, with kayaking, sand boarding, stand up paddle boarding, beach volleyball, cricket and tennis drawing in the crowds. Dhow safaris take you on thrilling rides into the ocean, whilst deep-sea fishing allows you the chance to try your hand at catching some of the mammoths of the ocean.
With horseback riding, a kids program and tours of the local market, Santorini has more choices than there are days to experience them. For this reason and many more, guests keep returning each year.