It is 485kms north of Maputo, access is on tarred roads until the last 3 kms leading to the lodge which is gravel and about
2 patches of loose sea sand making it possible for some normal cars to reach the lodge.
Areai Branca - Barra Dica is a secluded un-spoilt beach bordered by the Inhambane estuary on one side and the sea on the other.
The warm waters offer safe bathing and smooth and easy boat launching.
Fishing grounds and diving reefs are nearby and the largely unexplored reefs offer endless pleasures for skin divers and snorkler's.
The lodge is nestled amongst the coconut groves and has a wonderful beach.
Areia Branca Lodge has 4 to 6 sleepers chalets in the Barra area.
These chalets, With the exception of towels, are fully equipped with the necessary equipment.
Each chalet has 2 bedrooms (one with double bed and one with 2 single beds),
a shower and toilet, and an open plan kitchen/ Living area, were another 2 children can be accommodated.
Electricity is supplied 24 hours.
Palapa campsites now have private bathrooms with washing-up facilities.
Palapa = is an open-sided dwelling with a thatched roof made of dried palm leaves