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1 room, 2 adults

Southern Sun Maputo

4-star4 stars
Great for families

Good to know

  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • On beach
  • Free WiFi
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
Avenida da Marginal 4016, Maputo, Maputo, 4354, Mozambique

Maputo beachfront hotel with outdoor pool and restaurant
  • Free full breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking
  • Great for families

    Good to know

    • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
    • On beach
    • Free WiFi
    • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Great stay ,personal service very good I could not fault the hotel Mar 20, 2020
  • The hotel is right on the beachfront in a wonderful location. The staff are fantastic -…Mar 12, 2020

Southern Sun Maputo

from NZ$350
  • Standard Room
  • Superior Room
  • Executive Room
  • Suite
  • Presidential Suite

What’s around Southern Sun Maputo


  • On the beach
  • Eduardo Mondlane University - 27 min walk
  • Museum of Natural History - 44 min walk
  • Shopping 24 - 2.4 mi / 3.8 km
  • Maputo Cathedral - 3.1 mi / 5 km
  • Maputo City Hall - 3.1 mi / 5 km
  • Fortress of Maputo - 3.5 mi / 5.7 km
  • Maputo Botanical Gardens - 3.8 mi / 6.1 km

Getting around

  • Maputo (MPM-Maputo Intl.) - 18 min drive
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 269 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 4 floors


  • Check-in time 2 PM-11:30 PM
  • Check-out time is 11 AM
If you are planning to arrive after 11:30 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • Up to 10 children stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding

  • No cribs (infant beds)

  • Babysitting/childcare *


  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Airport shuttle from 6 AM to 10 AM *


  • Free self parking on site

Payment types at the property

  • Cash
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Free full breakfast daily
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee shop/café
  • Room service (during limited hours)
Things to do
  • Outdoor pool
Working away
  • 24-hour business center
  • Meeting rooms
  • Conference center
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Year Built - 2000
  • Elevator
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Braille or raised signage
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Braille signage
  • Raised toilet seat
  • Low-height counters/sink
  • Grab bar - near toilet
  • Grab bar - in shower
  • Bathroom emergency pull cord
  • Roll-in shower
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Portuguese

In the room

Home comforts
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ceiling fan
  • Coffee/tea maker
Sleep well
  • Turndown service
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • TV
  • Cable TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Special features


Evolve - This restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, dinner, and light fare.

Southern Sun Maputo’s small print

Also known as

  • Maputo Southern Sun
  • Southern Sun Maputo Maputo
  • Southern Sun Maputo Hotel Maputo
  • Maputo Sun
  • Southern Sun Hotel Maputo
  • Southern Sun Maputo
  • Holiday Inn Maputo
  • Southern Sun Maputo Hotel Maputo
  • Southern Sun Maputo Hotel
  • Southern Sun Hotel
  • Southern Sun Maputo Hotel


This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

For transfers, guests must contact the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

Optional extras

Babysitting/childcare is available for an extra charge

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of USD 20 per person (one way)

Airport shuttle for children between the ages of 1 and 18 costs USD 20 (one-way)

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs for Southern Sun Maputo

  • Does Southern Sun Maputo offer free cancellation for a full refund?
    Yes, Southern Sun Maputo does have fully refundable rooms available to book on our site, which can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Southern Sun Maputo?
    This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer, social distancing measures are in place, and staff wear personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
  • Is parking offered on site at Southern Sun Maputo?
    Yes, there's free self parking.
  • Is there a pool at Southern Sun Maputo?
    Yes, there's an outdoor pool.
  • Are pets allowed at Southern Sun Maputo?
    Sorry, pets aren't allowed, but service animals are welcome.
  • What are the check-in and check-out times at Southern Sun Maputo?
    You can check in from 2 PM to 11:30 PM. Check-out time is 11 AM.
  • Are there restaurants at or near Southern Sun Maputo?
    Yes, there's an onsite restaurant that serves international cuisine. Nearby restaurants include Filini (6-min walk), Inter Thai (2.2 mi), and Meia Tigela (2.5 mi).
  • Is airport shuttle service offered by Southern Sun Maputo?
    Yes, an airport shuttle is available from 6 AM to 10 AM on request. The charge is USD 20 per person one way.

Recent reviews

Superb 9.0 From 76 reviews

Very good 8.0
Short but sweet stay at the Southern Sun Maputo
It was another short business trip to Maputo
Shameel, ie3 night business trip
Exceptional 10.0
Perfect place and fabulous Beaches 27/28 degrees see temperature nice food and happy pealed in south of Mozambique in ponto do ouro 👍
Albert, us1 night family trip
Exceptional 10.0
Greg Lambert, my family and i had an amazing week
Gregory, za6 night family trip
Exceptional 10.0
Nice Hotel
Excellent hotel. A very safe bet.
John, gb2 night business trip
Very good 8.0
Zelalem Sahile's review of Southern Sun
Wondetful.But the breakfast menu is almost the same every day
zelalem, ie8 night business trip
Exceptional 10.0
Great Service
us4 night business trip
Exceptional 10.0
This is a fantastic hotel right on the beach...though this is not a tourist friendly beach. They have the very best breakfast spread that I've experienced in the last 15 years of business trips!
Orlinda, us3 night business trip
Very good 8.0
great location and great breakfast
Marco, ca7 night business trip
Very good 8.0
Great hotel with a beach only for the view
Beautiful hotel with a great view and great food. However, the sea in fron of it too contaminated to swim in it.
Kevin, us4 night romance trip
Exceptional 10.0
Great experience
Loved this hotel, beautiful ambiance, great service, close to the beach (ocean view rooms are lovely) and very comfortable indeed. Will definitely recommend it and stay here again.
us1 night trip

Southern Sun Maputo

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