Baleia Azul 11

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Baleia Azul 11

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BALEIA AZUL 11.

Baleia Azul House 11 in Ponta Mamoli, Mozambique. Immerse yourself in a delicious mix of serenity and style at Baleia Azul 11. The perfect setting for this breathtaking utterly stylish beach house – that offers arguably the best beach views on the estate.

The accommodation at Baleia Azul 11 is built in the form of a lodge with 4 bedroom cottages standing separate from the main living area.

Did we mention, you also have a private path to the beach below?

Sleeping Arrangements

Baleia Azul 11 sleeps 16 guests in 4 en-suite bedrooms.
Bedroom 1 – 1 King-size bed. En-suite. Air-Conditioned. Mosquito nets.
Loft room with 2 single beds.
Bedroom 2 – 1 King-size bed. En-suite. Air-Conditioned. Mosquito nets.
Loft room with 2 single beds.
Bedroom 3 – 1 King-size bed. En-suite. Air-Conditioned. Mosquito nets.
Loft room with 2 single beds.
Bedroom 4 – 1 King-size bed. En-suite. Air-Conditioned. Mosquito nets.
Loft room with 2 single beds.

The Luxury Cloud Nine king-size beds can be moved apart to make 2 single beds.
The king-size beds in all the bedrooms have mosquito nets but the beds in the lofts don’t have mosquito nets.
The lofts are relatively small but are more than suitable for children. Adults can definitely sleep in the lofts but will be unable to stand up straight. (Approx height 1.5 meters).
In each room, there is a wall fan, a safe, and own small private deck with amazing sea views.
The En suite bathroom consists of a large shower, a separate toilet, and a hand basin.

All linen is provided and bath towels are provided.

Your Space

Baleia Azul 11 – The large open-plan lounge/dining/ bar and kitchen all have sea views and open up to the outdoor terrace with a private swimming pool and jacuzzi. (Swimming pool Does NOT have safety nets)
A boma area with a built-in charcoal/wood braai and seating.

DSTV in the central living area.
DSTV decoder and card are supplied, so no need to bring your own.

The kitchen is fully equipped for self-catering and includes a
Large fridge/freezer.
Chest freezer.
5 Gas hob stove.
Electric oven.
Dishwasher.
Tumble dryer.
Washing machine (only the housekeeper can operate the washing machine, you need to take your own washing powder with you.
There is a flat-bottomed cast iron pot as well as a 3 legged potjie pot.
Crockery and cutlery for 16 people.
And all the equipment that you would require in a kitchen for self-catering.
All cleaning materials are supplied.

The water comes from a borehole and there is a filter system but it’s advisable to take drinking water with you.

Frederico’s snorkelling spot is a short 10-minute stroll down the beach.
Ensure you take snorkelling gear along!

There is an entry and exit permit that you need to get at the entrance gate to the Estate, the cost is R 100.00. Remember to hand this permit back when you leave and collect your R 100.00.
There is a public launch site available at R 100.00 per launch.

Note – although Wifi is provided, sometimes there are technical issues and it might not work. Because the estate is located in a remote area the problem might not be fixed at the same time, it might take a day or more to get it working if a technician has to come out.
Do not rely on it if you need to be online to work etc.
If it does not work, please report the issue to the staff who will inform the homeowner to try and resolve the problem.
Data available depending on usage, can be topped up easily by giving cash to our helpers, and they can do it

What To Bring With – 

• Food/ drinks.
• Beach Equipment.
• Snorkeling gear.
• Torch.
• Own Beach towels.
• Sunscreen.
• Charcoal.
• Insect repellent.
• Drinking water.
• Personal toiletries.
• Toilet Paper
• Washing Powder.
• Black Rubbish Bags.
• Beach umbrellas.
• Adapters/ Cell phone chargers.
• First aid kit.
• Binoculars and camera.

Guest Access –

An off-road 4X4 vehicle is essential for access to the area and Baleia Azul Beach Estate, otherwise secure parking at Kosi Bay Border Post and a border transfer can be arranged at extra cost. Thereafter you will have to make use of the transfer company to arrange additional transfers if you need to get around in the area.

Staff Tip –

There is a compulsory daily staff tip – R 70.00 per housekeeper per day, this includes your day of arrival and departure.
A full-time housekeeper and gardener who works at the house. If you are more than 10 people an extra housekeeper is brought in, and she must be paid R 70.00 per day
Please ensure you have enough Rands cash on your day of departure date.
Updated 2021.

Other Things To Note –

Please take note that the swimming pool does not have a child safety net.
Power cuts in the area are a challenge and generally out of our control. Please bring torches just in case.
There is a generator provided but should there be no fuel the client can buy fuel for their account. There are canisters available and fuel is available in Ponta Do Oura.

Cellphone reception is a challenge that can be a blessing in disguise. You can get signals in some locations higher up on the dunes. Mozambique sim cards and data can also be purchased in the local market in Ponta Malongane at reasonable prices. The Estate uses borehole water which is usually brownish in colour. Should you prefer bottled water, it is available in the Ponta Malongane village It is advisable to bring OR buy bottled drinking water.

Please note we make use of a septic system, and don’t flush other products down the toilets besides toilet paper. Guests must bring their own consumables e.g. (food and liquids, mosquito repellent,  etc)
Keys to the unit can be collected from the housekeeper on arrival.

REFUNDABLE BREAKAGE DEPOSIT of R 4000.00 is payable 1 month before arrival and refunded within 14 days of departure. Any breakages and lost keys and/or remotes will be deducted from this deposit. The balance will be refunded to your bank account. Please report any breakages to the housekeepers before you depart. If you find items broken on your 1st day of arrival, please report them to the housekeeper so that they can let the homeowner know.

House Rules –

Check-in: 2:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Checkout: 10:00 AM
Late check-out is on request only. This is due to incoming bookings on the day of your departure. Should the house be available, we will deduct the extra charge of R800.00 from your refundable breakage deposit. The latest check-out time is
14:30 pm – any later and they will retain the full breakage deposit.  

Please take note that no extra guests will be allowed over and above the maximum occupancy of a house – any additional person will be asked to leave. The homeowners at the estate get fined if there are additional guests staying at the house. This will affect the refund of the breakage deposit. 

No smoking.
No pets.
No parties, Loud music, or events/ functions will be allowed.
Reduced noise after 10 pm.
Should you not adhere to these rules then the Estate will retain the full breakage deposit.

Cancellation Policy –

Cancellation more than 30 days before arrival 70% of the accommodation total will be refunded.
Cancellation less than 30 days before arrival 0% of the accommodation total will be refunded.
*Service fees are non-refundable.3

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