Mar Azul Estate House 1A


Mar Azul Estate House 1A

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Mar Azul 1A is a beachfront house Set in the stunning Mar Azul Beach Estate in Ponta Malongane, Mozambique. Mar Azul 1A has 6 bedrooms and sleeps, 12 guests. The double-storey timber structured beach home has a beautiful large and generous viewing deck. The beach is literally on the front porch.

Please note that there is a minimum of 5 night stays during low season dates.

Sleeping Arrangements

Mar Azul 1A sleepers 12 guests in 6 bedrooms.
The downstairs section of the house has the following :
2 bedrooms:
Bedroom 1 – 1 x queen-size bed.
Bedroom 2 – 1 x queen size bed & 2 single beds.
· 1 x shared shower, hand basin & loo.
· Playroom, table tennis table, storage facility & 1 chest freezer.
· Washing machine.
· Open-air cold water shower on one side near the parking area.
· Another cold water open shower leads up from the beach/boardwalk.
· No fans or air-con in the downstairs section.

Upstairs has the following :
4 bedrooms:
Bedroom 3 – Queen size bed & fan.
Bedroom 4 – Queen size bed & fan.
Bedroom 5 – Double bed, single bed & fan.
Bedroom 6 – Double bed, single bed & fan.
2 x bathrooms. Each has a toilet, shower, and basin.

Your Space

Upstairs is a beautiful large and generous deck that extends onto a viewing deck that is home to a large dining table as well as a comfy seating/ lounge area.

A rustic braai area extends off the deck. A Webber and braai are available.
Roll down blinds make the main deck all weather usable.

An inside lounge and open plan kitchen area make a pleasant place to chill out of the sun and wind.
The kitchen counter and bar stools are also a great place to chat while food is being prepared.
The cottage has 2 x Fridges, 1 x deep freeze, a drinking water filter system, stove, microwave.

There is a downstairs open room that has a table tennis table in it and also a small chest deep freeze for ice or those that are keen fishermen.
There is also a cold water open-air shower on the beach boardwalk.
Please take note that this is a non-smoking home.
No personal laundry service is available.

What To Bring With – 

• Food/ drinks.
• Own Beach towels.
• Charcoal.
• Insect repellent.
• Drinking water.
• Personal toiletries.
• Toilet Paper.
• Washing liquid for dishes.
• Auto washing machine powder.
• Black Rubbish Bags.
• Beach umbrellas.
• Adapters/ Cell phone chargers.
• First aid kit.
• Binoculars and camera.

Guest Access –

An off-road 4X4 or 2×4 with a diff lock vehicle is essential for access to the area and to Mar 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 staff tip of R 50.00 Per staff per day, this includes the day of your arrival and the day of your departure.
Fernando is your host. Anna will assist Fernando. Fernando’s working hours: Monday to Saturday: 8 am – 3 pm and Sundays 8 am – 11 am.
Updated 2021.

Other Things To Note –

Power cuts in the area are a challenge and generally out of our control. Please bring torches just in case.
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 village and it is advisable to bring bottled drinking water.

Please note we make use of a septic system, 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 3000.00 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
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. 
An R 800.00 charge will be levied for early check-in and late check-outs (2:30 pm – Latest).
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.