Camp Mad Marlin is situated on the north-west coastline of Inhaca Island in Mozambique, looking over the pristine Portuguese island and a mere one hour ferry transfer from Maputo harbor.

We invite you to come and enjoy the island and all of it’s traditions and scenery, crystal clear blue waters and breathtakingly spectacular beach.

Camp Mad Marlin offers value accommodation for the whole family - young and old - or the corporations that need time to forget their busy lifestyle.

Camp Mad Marlin has 8 self-catering cabins which includes Four (4) log cabins that sleep four (4) en-suite and air-conditioning, fridge and coffee bar and Four (4) cabins which sleep Two (2) which each have ablution facilities with both hot and cold water.

Our Lodge offers a fully stocked communal kitchen, as well as a fridge and freezers for the storage of all of your groceries needing to be preserved.

Additional facilities include, but are not limited to, a swimming pool, DSTV, Wi-Fi and braai (barbeque) facilities.

Come and sit back and relax in our bar, that overlooks the mangrove trees and stare out over the tranquil ocean marveling at the busy Maputo Lights, which sipping on and enjoying your sundowners.

Directions to inhaca

From Pretoria take the N4 towards Nelspruit. A short 450 km drive to Lebombo border post. 89km straight on the EN4 to Maputo. Take the ferry to Inhaca island or fly from Maputo airport.

Boat transfers from Maputo to Camp Mad Marlin are also available.

Boat owners can launch their boat at Escola Nautica Maputo or Club Naval and cross the 34 km bay to Inhaca island, enjoy the calm, warm water and abundance of ocean life, landing that big one. Club Naval and Escola Nautica have car parking with 24hr security at a daily rate.                                                             

Camp Mad Marlin: 26°00"28'S 32°55"38'E

Escola Nautica: 25°58"53'S 32°35"07'E

Clube Naval: 25°58"35'S 32°35"45'E

Contact name: Marthinus Vorster

Contact details: +258 843899722

Whatsapp:  +27 82 787 9284 & +258 84 389 9722





Fishing charters, Fly Fishing, Bill Fishing, Surf fishing, Snorkeling, Scuba Diving, Hiking, Trips to Portuguese Island, Lighthouse and Santa Maria, Kayaking, visiting the museum and so much more…..


Log cabin (sleeps 4) - R1, 000.00 out of season & R1,500.00 Peak Season.

Cabin sleeps 2 - R250.00 p/p per night out of season & R350 p/p per night Peak Season.

Package deals can be arranged with boat transfers and fishing charters.


  • Fishing charters
  • Sundowners at Portuguese island
  • Tours to Lighthouse and Turtle beach.
  • Museum tour
  • Diving (including beginners)
  • Snorkeling
  • Restaurants
  • Cairo shop/fresh food market
  • Fuel station for your private boat.
  • Hospital on Inhaca Island
  • Airport. 



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