Coco Rico is situated in Ponta D’Ouro – ‘Place of Gold’, the most southern waterfront town in Mozambique and only 12km from the Manguzi – Kosi Bay Border Post. This is the most Eastern Border Post between South Africa (KwaZulu-Natal province) and Mozambique.

Coco Rico is a 600km drive from Johannesburg and 400km from Durban. No visas are required to enter Mozambique.

4×4 vehicles are a must to reach your destination. There is however a secure pay and park facility at the border post and pick up by Coco Rico can be organized at a minimum cost of R70.00 per person return.

A wide variety of activities are available in the area including 4×4 routes, deep sea fishing, shore line fishing, whale watching, snorkeling, wet bikes, bird watching and quad biking. Ponta do’ Ouro is a scuba diver’s haven and swimming with dolphins can become a reality.

Facility Description
Coco Rico is within walking distance from Ponta D’Ouro’s shops (stocking the must haves you forgot), restaurants, bars, a market, bank and a petrol station. Ponta do Ouro has a butchery but if you choose to bring meat it must be vacuum packed. Portuguese bread rolls are baked daily by the local people and can be bought at the market. It is advisable to bring enough milk and other dairy products along.

The nearest medical clinic is situated in Manguzi (RSA) approximately 30km from Ponta ‘do Ouro.

The Coco Rico complex is within walking distance (50m) from the beach. The natural harbor creates a save swimming beach.

Your children and property is safe within the secured Coco Rico complex with a 24 hour guard on duty. Ample paved space is available for parking of vehicles, boats, wet bikes and quad bikes. There are also car wash as well as fish cleaning and gutting facilities available on the premises.

The development’s first phase consists of 20 self catering units each accommodating 8 people.

Four (4) of the units (2 ground level and 2 first floor units) have 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms each:

  • The main bedroom has a king size bed and an en-suite bathroom;
  • The second bedroom has two single beds and shares a bathroom with the third bedroom; and …
  • The third bedroom has 2 bunker beds sleeping 4 people.

The remaining sixteen (16) units (duplex) have 3 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms each and the layout is as follow:

  • The main bedroom has a king size bed and an on suite bathroom;
  • The second bedroom has two beds that can be used as a double bed and an on suite bathroom; and …
  • The third bedroom has two single beds and a bunker bed. The bathroom is separate.

The kitchen is fully fitted with the necessary cooking and table utensils as well as a microwave and fridge-freezer. Linen and towels are supplied (this excludes beach towels). A charcoal stainless steel braai is available to each unit. Units are fully serviced on a daily basis. The development also houses a laundry facility on site. The development has a stand by generator in case of any power failure.

A communal swimming pool is available to all guests and make for a nice change if you are tired of the beach. The clubhouse includes a gym, restaurant with bar facilities and an upper deck to enjoy a sundowner and the perfect view of a golden sunset.