Please note sedan vehicles cannot access the road to Ponta Thatch.

Welcome to Ponta Thatch!

Ponta do Ouro Mozambique is one of the most popular holiday destinations in Mozambique, and is only a 5 hour drive from Durban, 3.5 hours from Richards Bay, and a mere 8 hour drive if you’re traveling from Johannesburg. Come and swim with wild dolphins, scuba dive, snorkel, try the delicious Mozambican cuisine at many local restaurants in Ponta, and on the 4x4 road to Ponta Molongane, or just laze around on the beach, the choice is yours!

Self Catering Accommodation

Ponta Thatch is an upmarket 6 sleeper home in an ideal getaway location, situated 850 metres from the main beach in Ponta.
It also has 2 x 4 sleeper thatched bungalows. All are air-conditioned.

Accommodation in Ponta do Ouro, Mozambique


  • Both bungalows are furnished for self catering
  • Each bungalow has 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4 per bungalow
  • Airconditioned
  • Mozzie nets
  • TV and DSTV dish installed.
  • Communal braai facilities

Main House

The main thatched house sleeps 6 people, and consists of 2 air-conditioned bedrooms with double beds, mozzie nets and an on suite shower, toilet and basin. There is also an open plan loft above the kitchen which has 2 single beds, an overhead fan and mozzie nets. The upstairs bathroom services both the room and loft with 2 separate lockable entrances.

  • Bar with mini bar fridge
  • Fully equipped kitchen
  • Tv and dish installed
  • Large verandah with braai

Info and safety tips when in Ponta:

  • All travelers require passports, unabridged birth certificates for children is also a must.
  • Original vehicle registration papers or certified bank document needed.
  • No shark nets.
  • No vehicles permitted on the beach unless launching a boat with permits.
  • Avoid driving at night.
  • Respect the local people and laws.
  • Do not drink and drive.
  • Keep valuables safe at all times


  • boat / marine slipway (within 5km)
  • communal pool
  • Fly fishing
  • lock-up safe
  • outdoor pool
  • parking all onsite
  • serviced

Take the road to the right of the Ponta main beach entrance (boom gate), follow the road up to the top of the hill and take the second road left. Next crossroad turn left, take next turn to the left, thatched home on the left.