Unspoilt Luxury Living

This luxury residential/tourism housing estate is situated on the southern tip of the Macaneta Peninsula, in the Marracuene district of Maputo Province. The property boasts a unique location in that it is unspoiled and remote but at the same time close to Maputo City. Each of the Villas is positioned over breathtaking views of the Indian Ocean to the East and the Komatie River Estuary to the West.

This incomparable location boasts the convenience of being close enough to Maputo to enjoy its many delights with the luxury of being able to escape to a private secure sanctuary away from overdeveloped areas of Maputo City. This makes Ponta Picante an unmatched residential opportunity in Maputo.

Enjoying your very own piece of paradise in this location means that commuting to Maputo for business or shopping is convenient and easy. The boat transfer from Ponta Picante to the mainland is both quick and enjoyable – a lovely breakfast or business appointment is a mere 35 minutes (15 min Ponta Picante to Mainland + 20 min Mainland to Maputo CBD) away.

Ponta Picante de Macaneta is not only developed for the up market residential customer but also caters for the luxury tourism market.

The seemingly never ending beaches of the peninsula are bestowed with the turquoise kiss of the warm Indian Ocean. As you spend each day discovering the delights of Ponta Picante, the unique fauna and flora will overwhelm your senses.

The warm tropical waters around Ponta Picante makes it an ideal location for fishing and diving and the reefs around Inhaca Island have been rated as some of the best in Mozambique. The reefs offer excellent diving and boasts a wide range of fish and coral life. There are 6 major dives sites, ensuring a wide range of diving environment:

Hotel Reef: Average depth 6m, Maximum depth 11m
Coral Gardens Reef: Average depth 7m, Maximum depth 15m
Cockburn Shoal (Lighthouse): Average depth 14m, Maximum depth 16m
Banco de China: Average depth 15m, Maximum depth 20m
Santa Maria Reef: Average depth 14m, Maximum depth 22m

Fishing enthusiasts will be eager to encounter the wide range of exciting game fish which are found in the shores surrounding the island. The deep-water channel, which is close to Inhaca, offers anglers the opportunity to experience the thrill of big game fishing. The calm water of the Komatie Estuary makes it an ideal location for any water sport including windsurfing, kite boarding, sailing, jet-skiing and kayaking.

Ponta Picante is located 20km from Maputo International Airport and can only be accessed by boat, helicopter and in emergencies by car.