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@ Medjumbe Island Resort

Around the Quirimbas, deep water is accessed close to the islands, which means one doesn't have to travel far for thrilling encounters with big game fish. Still little explored, the protected waters around Medjumbe produce some of the most exciting game fish to catch - species such as Kingfish, Barracuda, Dorado, Queenfish, Serra, Wahoo, Yellowfin Tuna and Sailfish.

The fishing boat, N'Jovo is a Gulf Craft 31' Dolphin Super Deluxe, powered by two 115hp Yamaha motors. This state-of-the-art boat has an extended T-Top to shield guests from the tropical sun. On board, the captain and gillie will present you with tackle, lures and bait, and will ensure that you have the best professional guidance, whatever your fishing ability.
One of the world's most renowned fishing destinations is accessible from the Quirimbas. St Lazarus Banks, a sea mountain 20 x 30 km in extent, rises from 2,4 km deep to within six metres of the ocean surface, bringing together a fascinating combination of marine life. We offer luxury live-aboard boat trips on our 42-ft catamaran Broadbill, based at Pemba, to St Lazarus Banks for the ultimate game fishing extravaganza.
The game fishing in the waters surrounding Medjumbe Island is expected to include Kingfish, Barracuda, Dorado, Queenfish, Serra, Wahoo, Yellowfin Tuna and Sailfish. Fishing around Medjumbe Island is still being explored.
The Captain and the Gillie will present you with Tackle, Terminal Tackle, Lures, Bait and Professional Guidance.
" Shimano TLD 25 " Shimano Beastmaster 70H " Purglass Out-Riggers 16 " Live Bait Riggs " Trolling Riggs " Jig Riggs " Complete range of terminal tackle (marlin lures, live bait rigs, lures, plugs, poppers, spoons, teasers, etc,).
Limited spinning equipment is available from the Activity Center.
The lodges does not provide any Fly-Fishing Equipment, but staff will gladly advise you where to cast as our Island provides some of the best Fly-Fishing in the Quirimbas.
Each boat has the standard SADSAA-approved safety equipment for the maximum number of persons that the vessel can accommodate. Life Jackets are available on board although regulation does not require the use during non-surf launching
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key features
  • Medjumbe Private Island
  • 13 private chalets
  • Private plunge pools
  • Whales from August to November
  • Scuba diving
  • Fishing
  • Ideal for honeymooning
  • sailing
  • water-skiing
  • windsurfing
  • kayaking.

contact details

Telephone 00 27 82 780 3931

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