Tofo Beach
Conference Venue and Accommodation

Participants may choose among a variety of guesthouses in Praia do Tofo. The only hotel in Tofo is the conference venue,
Hotel Tofo Mar. Information provided by the hotel: The sand of Praia do Tofo gave birth in 1969 to what is known today as Hotel Tofo Mar, only 18 km from Inhambane, in Mozambique. "Tofo Mar", later "Marinhos", and now "Tofo Mar" again, the hotel has been for decades a reference destination on one of the most beautiful beaches of the Indian Ocean. Its history is forever imprinted by the conclusion, at Hotel Tofo Mar, of the final text of Mozambique Popular Republic's constitution. Totally renovated and expanded, this Boutique Beach Hotel reopened in late 2013 with 8 double rooms, 3 deluxe bedrooms and 2 suites, all superiorly equipped and including Wi-Fi access. The hotel also offers the best balcony of the Indian Ocean coast, a Signature Restaurant, Bar, Massage terrace and a Conference Room Hall with independent access, technical facilities and capacity for up to 80 people. The Hotel not only offers beach service, access to surfing, wind surfing, and kyte surfing, but also the services of one of the best and better equipped African diving centres, Diversity Scuba.

Hotel Tofo Mar
Room rates (per night; single occupancy) are between 85 US$; no ocean view) and 195 US$; luxury suite, ocean view). Please book by sending an email to and mention "Tofo Study Week 2018"; this will entitle you to a 10% discount on the rates quoted above. Please note that a 50% deposit will be due four weeks before the beginning of the conference..

If you intend to dive, please book a dive package directly with Paulo at Diversity Scuba,

Other guesthouses and beach houses can be booked through our local travel agency, Terra Agua Ceu, or through Guesthouses located near the conference venue and on or near the beach include Baia Sonambula (about 105$ per night; walking time to conference venue: 5 minutes), Casa do Mar (from 80 US$, 5 min.), Casa na Praia (from 100 US$; 5 min.), Lagoon Sunset (from 55 US$, not on the beach; 15 min.), Varandas do Indico (about 85 $; 10 min.).

Many of the Tofo guesthouses offer affordable accommodation for two adults per room at no or only little surcharge. Come and bring your spouse or family along, to enjoy the Mozambican spring!

If you have any comments, questions or concerns, please send an
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