Events & Venues

The Bazaruto Center for Scientific Studies (BCSS) is located amidst exceptional scenery facing both the Indian Ocean with direct views onto Bazaruto Island, its unique dunes and green & blue waters and a quiet bay often populated with flamingos and general bird life.

The Bazaruto Center for Scientific Studies (BCSS) is blessed with the exceptional scenery of the Indian Ocean and the Bazaruto Island itself, with rolling dunes, blue-green waters and a quiet bay often populated with flamingos and general bird life. BCSS offers catering and services for a maximum of 3-5 days, including accommodation for visiting events, conferences, courses and workshops.

The facility includes a large conference room with screen and projector and can seat up to 40 visitors. There are also shaded exterior facilities that may serve for work or leisure during events. A pavilion located near the main complex provides a more intimate, private setting. Direct access to services, catering, and staff is available throughout BCSS with a maximum of 20 visitors sleeping across single, double room and tented accommodation.

The island of Benguerra  offers fishing, diving, snorkeling and sailing, with seasonal whale watching and island hopping being particularly popular activities.

Please Get In Touch to plan your next event.

For general Events & Venues services please see the below for cost reference.

1 day 2 day 3 day Additional day
Conference & Event* $3,500 $5,500 $7,500 $2,500
Course & Workshop* $3,000 $5,000 $7,000 $2,000

*Includes catering & accommodation as well as main activities, boat use, vehicles etc – Excludes leisure activities, refer to Leisure & Research programs. Also excluded are airport VISA entry fees (50 $), park fees (variable) and mainland taxi to beach at Dona Ana hotel (pay in cash 600 MET/4 people taxi, 1200 MET/7 people taxi – call BCSS driver Nelson +258 84 28 49 480 – or let BCSS know your arrival time so he can collect you). Mozambican nationals (not speaking English) must come with a tutor for English to Portuguese translation on selected programs.