The word derives from sawahel, the word for beach or sandy areas in deserts, and crept into vogue to describe the coastline down to Sofala. It also denotes the people waSwahili and the lingua franca of East Africa kiSwahili. It has the connotation of the rich and incredibly varied bloodlines of the people after two millennia.
Why should I book it?
Gold and soft blue colours in this twin-roomed family bungalow suite, left of the restaurant and overlooking Chole Bay. Set back a little from the path to other rooms for extra privacy.