Local Charm & International Experience
Services & Amenities at Our 4 Star Maputo Hotel
Experience the best of beach views and business excellence at the 4-star Southern Sun Maputo hotel. Office amenities include complimentary hotel-wide WiFi, a business centre, 4 versatile venues for events and meetings and business support from our on-site events team. Holiday relaxation is taken care of with big lawns bordering the beach, a pretty pool and sun-deck, 24-hour fitness centre as well as a small salon and shop. For even more from your Maputo stay, the hotel partners with the best in the city for beach day trips, golf excursions, Maputo tours as well as door-to-door airport transfers.
Behind the scenes the hotel makes sure everything keeps going even if the city goes dark with modern and efficient uninterrupted power-supply backups.
Guests looking for a little luxury after an archipelago adventure, or a base in the city with local connections and class-leading amenities, are well looked after at Southern Sun Maputo.
Our self-service business centre is located within the hotel’s conferencing wing and provides guests with office essentials for document creating, online working and printing. Two desktop PC’s and printers are complimentary for guests to use and available 24-hours in quiet surroundings.
The hotel’s guest relations team is available to help with printing, copying and other business needs such as faxing and courier arranging. Beyond that, the team can arrange additional secretarial and business services with recommended partners in the city at competitive rates.
Your Out-Of-Office Office
- Internet-connected desktop PCs
- Printing services
- Open 24-hours
Additional business support services can be arranged by our business team:
- Secretarial services
Services are provided at competitive rates.
Sea views make gym-time even more enjoyable in the well-equipped Southern Sun Maputo fitness centre. The fitness centre is exclusive for guest use and open 24-hour whether you’re planning on an early morning run to get you meeting focused or an afternoon spin between sun lounging.
Equipment includes a range of dumbbells, bikes, resistance machines as well as exercise balls and mats. The setting is classic Maputo with wooden floors and big windows, as well as air-conditioning, TV’s, gym-towels and chilled water for workout comfort.
Complement your workout with a swim in the pool, a beach run, or tennis at courts nearby the hotel. Talk to our guest relations team who can make arrangements for game, set and match.
The Southern Sun Maputo fitness centre includes:
- Exercise balls/mats
- Towels & water
- Spin bikes
- Exercise bikes
- 24-hour guest access
Infinity edged and curved around the lawn and a row of tall coconut palms, the Southern Sun Maputo pool is the only hotel pool in the city that edges the beach and offers totally uninterrupted Indian Ocean and Maputo beach views.
Spend the day poolside on our pool deck with all-day dining and drinks served by Deco. Whether your pool preference is cocktail in hand or book and beach views, our hotel pool is the perfect place for either. The garden position on the beach side of the hotel ensures quiet relaxation throughout the day.
Guests are welcome in the pool from sunrise to sundown (06h00 – 18h00).
The Deco Lounge & Terrace overlooking the pool is open until late for guest and visitor enjoyment.
Pool and beach towels are provided by our guest relations team at reception.
Enhance Your Experience: Order a cocktail from the bar, lie back on your lounger and relax.
Room rates include free high-speed WiFi internet access at our Maputo hotel for all guests. For the added-benefit of business guests WiFi connectivity is available throughout the hotel and in our conference and meeting spaces. Conference attendees benefit from free WiFi for their event.
Our hotel’s modern backup power system ensures that downtime is kept to a minimum and online working can carry on even when the city goes dark.
How to Get Online
- Check-in and get a password for the duration of your stay
- Choose the Southern Sun Maputo WiFi network
- Follow the prompts using your personal WiFi password
- Happy connectivity!
For further instructions call the Front Desk
Book a door-to-door airport transfer with Southern Sun Maputo. Competitively priced and air-conditioned, our airport transfer partner simplify your arrival and take the stress out of departures.
From morning alarm calls to arranging flowers for romantic surprises, the hotel guest relations team can help make sure your Maputo stay is as productive or relaxing as you’d like it to be.
We’ll Take Care of It
- Car hire
- Flight information & booking
- Airport transfers
- Wakeup calls
- Local information and advice
- Cultural tours and experiences
Look your best for date-night or business-presentations with a visit to the hotel salon. As well as haircuts and styling, the salon looks after hands and feet with a range of manicure and pedicure treatments.
Easy access parking is available beside the hotel. Pull up to the front of the hotel, drop off your bags and enjoy complimentary parking.
Laundry, dry-cleaning & garment pressing
Southern Sun Maputo provides affordable same-day dry cleaning, garment pressing and laundry services to keep you looking your best.
- Complete the laundry form
- Get your clothes ready before 08h00
- Leave the Collect Laundry card on the door
- Clothes will be returned by 18h00
Same-day laundry is 7 days a week
Same-day dry-cleaning available Monday to Friday
24-Hour room service
Perfect for room romance or when your workday isn’t a nine to five, our 24-hour room service menu has a varied selection of Evolve restaurant favourites, grills, snacks and salads and a wine and drink list to match. Choose from the full menu up until 22h00 and make selections from a simplified menu for late night and early morning requests.
Breakfast in bed? Just fill out the breakfast door hanger in your room and make sure it’s on the outside of your door before 02h00 and we’ll bring breakfast to you.
A small shop is located just off the lounge and is stocked with a selection of local crafts, beach items, books, travel necessities and small gifts, perfect for any last-minute souvenir shopping or forgotten items for your stay.
- Open Monday to Friday 08h00 – 19h00
- Public holidays and weekends from 08h00 – 13h00
Our beachfront location just 20-minutes from the airport and quiet city position is complemented by our international experience and local knowledge to make you feel at home wherever you’re arriving from.
For more information about Maputo, travelling to Mozambique and some unmissable highlights both near the hotel and further afield, check out our travel guides.
Money – our front desk can perform foreign exchange requests for hotel guests.
Plugs – the electricity supply in Mozambique is 220v (50HZ). Plug types include the standard Euro style two pin and the South African style three round pins. Power outages are not unusual and choosing a hotel such as Southern Sun Maputo with modern and quick backup power is a smart choice for business guests.
Flights and tours – we work with recommended local operators who are fully insured and experienced. Explore Maputo on foot with a guided tour of the highlights and hidden gems, fly north to the untouched Bazaruto archipelago or enjoy a day at the beach at nearby Macaneta.
You’ll love the way we do business at Southern Sun Maputo. An on-site business centre makes it easy to keep working even when you’re without your laptop, complimentary WiFi keeps you connected to the office, and a choice of four venues make it easy for one-on-one meetings or whole team conferences. Every bedroom has a workspace with convenient plug points and the Deco Lounge is perfect for casual meetings or café working.
Beachfront, big lawns, pool and location close enough for day-trip snorkeling and exploring, makes the Southern Sun Maputo a family-friendly choice in the city. Our buffets and à la carte menus include lots of all-age favourites, and if you’re bringing a baby and need a cot or need babysitting for a little one, we can also arrange that. On top of that, kids under 18 stay free.
Some services incur a fee. Please enquire when using any services about any charges. Service offerings are subject to change.
Services & Amenities
- Airport shuttle, tour arranging, local recommendations
- Baby cots available, babysitting on request
- Kids under 18 stay free
- Same day dry cleaning, laundry and shoe shine
- Gift shop
- 24-hour gym
- 24-hour room service
- Swimming pool
- Interpretation, translation and secretarial services
- Late check-out available on request
- Complimentary parking
- Bureau de change
- Boardroom, meeting rooms and conference space
- Printing, scanning, copying and self-service PCs
- Complimentary WiFi
- Hairdressing, manicures and more at the salon