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  • 12 Comfortable Luxury Suites
  • KwaZulu-Natal Game Reserve
  • True african big five safari
  • Award winning & excellent rated

Thonga Beach Lodge is set on the pristine shores of the Maputuland Coast, KwaZulu-Natal. This 24 bed luxury lodge is the ideal place to discover one of Africa’s last unspoilt wilderness beaches. It is a magical place of coastal forests, grasslands, bush, shimmering lakes and exquisite sandy beaches. Its crystal clear, warm waters offer South Africa’s best snorkelling and excellent off-shore SCUBA diving and excellent birding opportunities. Guided birding, scorpion & spider walks & Turtle Tracking are offered in season. The 12 thatched bush suites offer either Ocean or Forest Views with Deluxe Ocean Views room sporting private plunge pools. The suites are positioned to afford maximum privacy & minimal environmental impact.

Excellent cuisine is enjoyed al fresco on the dining deck or beach deck overlooking the sea. This is an ideal choice for honeymooners, families, SCUBA divers or anyone who wants to simply relax. A civilized distance from civilization.

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Excellent cuisine;
  • 24 bed luxury lodge;
  • Luxurious beach hideaway;
  • A civilized distance from civilization;
  • Africa’s last unspoilt wilderness beaches;
  • Scuba diving and excellent birding opportunities.

Facilities

General

  • Restaurant
  • Bar
  • Dining area
  • Meals on request
  • Boma
  • Lounge
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • View deck
  • Library
  • Paid WiFi
  • Gift shop
  • Laundry Service
  • 24-hour Security
  • Secure Parking

Activities

Thonga Beach Lodge offers the ideal destination for a beach holiday and is situated only metres from the beach and a 25 minute drive from Lake Sibaya (Southern Africa’s largest freshwater lake), which is part of the Isimangaliso Wetland Park, now recognised as a World Heritage Site. Activities at Thonga Beach Lodge include snorkeling with a great diversity of underwater seascapes and marine flora and fauna; scuba diving, bird watching, guided wilderness walks, turtle tracking and fishing.

The diverse flora of this region is home to a large variety of aquatic life, birds and mammals. The second highest population of crocodiles and hippos in KwaZulu-Natal can be found here at Lake Sibaya. Here are six animal species which can be encountered here, namely the white-tailed mongoose, water mongoose, hippos, reedbuck, vlei atoms and the African marsh rat.

Twenty frog species being tropical, the common fish species found here are Grass Frogs, Reed Frogs as well as toads. The African Python, the Forest Cobra as well as the Nile Crocodile also live here.

  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Boules
  • Canoeing
  • Fine Dining
  • Fishing
  • Kayaking
  • Massages
  • Scuba Diving
  • Snorkeling
  • Turtle Tracking
  • Walks (Guided)

Reviews

Rooms

Room type Features Rates
Forest Room
Forest Room
Forest Room

Available: 5 rooms/2 rooms

Unit Sleeps: 2 adults/4 adults

Check-in: From 12:00 PM

Check-out: To 10:00 AM

Show Room Info
  • Air Conditioning
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Mini Bar
  • Tea / Coffee
  • Lounge
  • Balcony / Deck
  • En-Suite
  • Separate toilet
  • Shower
  • Dressing Gowns
  • Hair Dryer
  • Mosquito Nets
  • Safe
  • Electrical Outlets
  • Laundry Service
  • More

    FROM R5200

    TO R6760

    Per person per night sharing

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    Ocean View Room
    Ocean View Room
    Ocean View Room

    Available: 3 rooms

    Unit Sleeps: 2 adults

    Check-in: From 12:00 PM

    Check-out: To 10:00 AM

    Show Room Info
  • Air Conditioning
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Mini Bar
  • Tea / Coffee
  • Lounge
  • Balcony / Deck
  • En-Suite
  • Separate toilet
  • Shower
  • Dressing Gowns
  • Hair Dryer
  • Mosquito Nets
  • Safe
  • Electrical Outlets
  • Laundry Service
  • More

    FROM R6020

    TO R7826

    Per person per night sharing

    Enquire Now What's Included
    Deluxe Ocean View Room
    Deluxe Ocean View Room
    Deluxe Ocean View Room

    Available: 1/1 suite

    Unit Sleeps: 2 adults/4 adults

    Check-in: From 12:00 PM

    Check-out: To 10:00 AM

    Show Room Info
  • Air Conditioning
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Mini Bar
  • Tea / Coffee
  • Lounge
  • Private pool
  • Balcony / Deck
  • En-Suite
  • Shower
  • Dressing Gowns
  • Hair Dryer
  • Mosquito Nets
  • Safe
  • Electrical Outlets
  • Laundry Service
  • More

    FROM R6690

    TO R8697

    Per person per night sharing

    Enquire Now What's Included

    Rates

    Low Season

    Dates Room Type Board Basis Rate
    01 Aug 2019 - 30 Apr 2020 Forest Room Per person per night sharing From R5200
    Per person per night single From R6760
    01 Aug 2019 - 30 Apr 2020 Ocean View Room Per person per night sharing From R6020
    Per person per night single From R7826
    01 Aug 2019 - 30 Apr 2020 Deluxe Ocean View Room Per person per night sharing From R6690
    Per person per night single From R8697

    High Season

    Dates Room Type Board Basis Rate
    01 Aug 2019 - 30 Apr 2020 Forest Room Per person per night sharing From R5200
    Per person per night single From R6760
    01 Aug 2019 - 30 Apr 2020 Ocean View Room Per person per night sharing From R6020
    Per person per night single From R7826
    01 Aug 2019 - 30 Apr 2020 Deluxe Ocean View Room Per person per night sharing From R6690
    Per person per night single From R8697

    INCLUDED IN THE RATES

    The all­-inclusive rate per person per night includes:

    • Accommodation
    • All meals
    • Teas & coffees
    • Use of snorkelling equipment
    • Kayaking and sundowners at Lake Sibaya
    • Cultural visits to the Mabibi Community
    From R5200 per person sharing
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