Turtle Cove is a cool haven for travellers to enjoy the laid back Latino-Afro rhythm of life in Tofo and offers comfortable accommodation ranging from chalets to grass huts, dorms, and camping. Turtle Cove is situated in Tofo, 20 km from the town of Inhambane and 450 km north of Maputo. Tucked away amidst the lush palm gardens, Turtle Cove is a quick 10-minute walk away from the surf spot and surrounding swimming beaches.
Facilities include a restaurant and bar on the premises, a superb yoga centre, professional surf school, and ocean safaris for snorkel excursions and swimming with Whale sharks. We also arrange a wide variety of excursions to be enjoyed in Tofo from scuba diving, including a shuttle service to the dive school, horse riding, kayak excursions, sunset dhow cruises and much more.
The lodge comfortably accommodates guests in four double or twin rooms and two family units, each sleeping four guests. All rooms are en-suite and consist of double or twin beds, mosquito nets, bed linen, and bath towels. The rooms are serviced by municipal power and each has a three-point 220v power point with two-point adaptors. The rooms are also serviced daily upon request.
Owned by avid surfer, Nic Tasioulas, the latest surf updates and conditions are always at your fingertips, including video footage of the surf taking off in Tofo. In addition, with regular resident yoga teachers stationed at Turtle Cove and on-going yoga retreats on offer, Turtle Cove offers the perfect African yoga holiday destination. Turtle Cove appeals to travellers, mature backpackers and holidaymakers who are looking for a relaxed and intimate atmosphere, comfortable and clean accommodation, excellent food, and good value for money.
The lodge offers an exotic ambiance amidst the palm gardens. Built in a striking blend of Mozambican, Mali and West African architecture, Turtle Cove exudes a charming and warm welcome to travellers seeking the perfect accommodation choice in Tofo.
Beach: Turtle Cove is located within 10 minutes’ walk to all the safe swimming beaches in Tofo.
Spa: We offer a stunning yoga centre, affectionately known as the Gaia Yoga Temple. We host world-class yoga teachers and run regular retreats at the centre.
Wedding Venues: The Gaia Yoga Temple situated at Turtle Cove Surf & Yoga Lounge is the ideal venue for weddings and events. We offer special wedding packages, including catering and entertainment for the reception.