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Ensuring a Relaxed Stay in Maputo
Located on the Maputo Beachfront

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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. 

Airport Transfers

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.

Guest Relations

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. 

  1. Complete the laundry form 
  2. Get your clothes ready before 08h00 
  3. Leave the Collect Laundry card on the door
  4. 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

International Visitors

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
  • Disability-friendly 
  • 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

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