Machangulo Villas

Our mission

At Machangulo Villas, our mission is to share an unparalleled sanctuary that seamlessly combines Africa’s natural beauty, exclusive and luxury accommodation, and authentic cultural experiences.

We are committed to offering our guests a holiday haven where pristine beaches meet lush dune forests, and the sounds of Africa echo within for years to come.

Through exceptional hospitality, eco-conscious practices, and immersive cultural encounters, we aim to create unforgettable memories.

We offer meticulous planning for the discerned traveller eager to explore this prime Mozambique holiday destination.

Our team of dedicated travel experts believes a trip to Mozambique uplifts local communities and conservation awareness, transforming a getaway into an extraordinary holiday.

We invite you to experience this unique travel destination in Africa while you soak up the sun in comfort and style.

Meet the Team

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Sietske Roorda


Hi, I am Sisi, the founder and owner of Machangulo Villas. Travel has always been my passion. I love exploring unusual destinations worldwide and giving recommendations based on my experiences.

Over time, my wondering nature found a home in Mozambique. Having run my hotel in Tofo for over a decade, I have valuable knowledge about tourism and hospitality in this incredible East African country. The cultural diversity, exquisite beaches, fantastic weather and magnificent properties make it a holiday haven. All these elements led to the founding of Machangulo Villas in 2021.

I am extremely proud of my team, who passionately work beside me. Together we create magic by offering quality information to captivate the essence of this pristine holiday destination.

Inspired by our magnificent properties and exclusive remote location, we go the extra mile to make every trip memorable and unique. I ensure all our properties and experiences are approved by exceptional standards. We understand that minor details make the most significant difference.

With my team, the commitment of the Machangulo Service Center, The Machangulo Concierge, the villa owners, and the devoted staff, I strive to offer an extensive villa portfolio for the like-minded traveler to lavish and love.

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Dayle Dotan-Love

Content Creator and Article Writer

Hi, I’m Dayle, a freelance writer specializing in creative content, article writing, and copywriting. I have 12 years of experience in the Travel and Food industries. Born and raised in South Africa, I have a deep affinity for the beauty of Africa. I am thrilled to be on the Machangulo Villas team as I write about the magical wonders of Mozambique and this pristine destination.

Gervasio Muchanga

Gervasio Muchanga

Legal counsel

I assist foreigners with setting up companies in Mozambique. With my expertise in Mozambican law, I actively advise Sisi about existing and new laws, including any legal rights that would impact the functionality of Machangulo Villas. I am honored to witness this Mozambican company growing from strength to strength in one of Mozambique’s most beautiful nature reserves.

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Roxanne Gerber

Web developer

And I’m Roxanne, a freelance web developer based in sunny South Africa. With my keen eye for design and a passion for coding, I’ve been bringing ideas to life and creating amazing digital experiences for over a decade. When I’m not daydreaming about the beautiful beaches of Mozambique, you’ll find me on a grand adventure with my twin toddlers!


We understand that the small details make the most significant difference. We stop at nothing to make every trip to Mozambique memorable and exceptionally unique, just like our properties. We create the ultimate personalized luxury travel experience for our valued guests, showcasing the best of the bush and the beach while you enjoy exclusive beach villa comfort and sophistication.

Top 5 reasons to book with us:

Travel planning

We assist you with your entire trip by designing unique itineraries to suit your individual requirements. Our services include menu planning and arranging your preferred activities.

Moreover, whether you travel by car or air, we organize all the necessary transfers and make sure you have clear road route directions. From pre-trip planning to finish, we go the extra mile, ensuring we meet more than your expectations!

Verified properties

At Machangulo Villas, we take immense pride in every property offered in our portfolio. We have hand-picked each location for its extraordinary surroundings. Experience pure paradise while enjoying all the first-class amenities and modern conveniences.

On arrival at your villa, secluded in lush nature, ultimate privacy is our guarantee. Enjoy all the space, comfort and sophistication you can expect from luxury holiday living. Our dedicated villa staff professionally attend to all your needs for the entire duration of your stay. We are here to ensure relaxation bliss!

Around-the-clock assistance

A dedicated travel specialist is assigned to you, ensuring your every need is taken care of. We are here for you, 24 hours a day! All you need do is absorb the breathtaking views and submerge yourself in the natural flora and fauna of Mozambique.


Most villas come with a private chef. We take care of the necessary grocery shopping on your behalf. All you need do is bring sunscreen and relax amongst family and friends while we cater to your every holiday need.


We have no hidden costs and a clear cancellation policy. We urge you to understand all our terms and conditions. Any and all enquiries are welcome!

Get in touch

Whether you want to know more about Machangulo or book a holiday at one of our exclusive villas, we’d love to hear from you.


We have exceptional guest testimonials! Hear about their experiences:

The ride was quite adventurous for us Europeans who are used to well-maintained roads, but holy moly it brings you to the most beautiful place on earth. Daily beach walks on empty beaches, with our feet in the turquoise waters, hearing the churping sound of birds whilst finally catching up with my books, being surrounded by animals and eating fresh seafood every day served by the most attentive staff. This is my definition of a holiday! And yes, the road to it was completely worth it, but next time we will go by boat. Thank you team Machangulo Villas for an absolute fantastic stay, our family loved every second, until we meet again!

Machangulo Villas provide a very personal and professional support with each booking, from the beginning to the end of our much loved holiday in Machangulo.

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