Thonga Beach Lodge

Thonga Beach Lodge

iSimangaliso Wetland Park

+27 (0)35 474 1473

Thonga Beach Lodge is set on the pristine shores of the Maputuland coast, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. This 24-bed luxury lodge is the ideal place to discover one of the most unspoilt wilderness beaches left on the African continent. Thonga 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 fantastic off-shore scuba diving and excellent birding opportunities. Guided bird watching can be arranged.

Guest rooms at Thonga Beach Lodge on the Mabibi Coast
Guest lounge at Thonga Beach Lodge

Set above a secluded bay, Thonga Beach Lodge is nestled into beautiful coastal dune forest with sweeping views of the stunning beach below. The thatched bush suites provide guest privacy and were carefully constructed to ensure minimal impact on the environment. The lodge offers luxurious accommodation, mouth-watering meals and one of the best dive sites in the South Africa.

Thonga Beach Lodge 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 internationally recognised as a World Heritage Site.

Diving at Thonga Beach Lodge
Elegant meals on offer at Thonga Beach Lodge


  • Air Conditioning
  • All Inclusive Nightly Rates
  • Pristine Beach Location
  • Excellent Diving and Ocean Based Activities
  • Ideal Honeymoon Destination
  • High Quality Meals

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Coastal Thrill | Kosi Forest Lodge to Thonga Beach Lodge

A bit like a thriller movie where you know everything’s going to turn out all right, you still get caught up in the exhilaration and challenge of the unpredictable terrain. We take the scenic coastal 4X4 route from Kosi Forest Lodge down to Thonga Beach Lodge. As...

Photos from Thonga Beach Lodge

When Carl Moller, head chef of Thonga Beach Lodge isn't in the kitchen cooking, he's outside taking photographs. Here's a collection of his stunning photos taken from the lodge. Thonga Beach Lodge is a luxury beach lodge located on the Maputuland coast in northern...

Slowing Down Time at Thonga Beach Lodge

The food is so good here at Thonga Beach Lodge, paradoxically, you need a strategy to avoid wolfing everything down so fast that you don’t even taste it. Our strategy, liberally adapted from Jon Kabat-Zinn, was to say “As you eat this salad, know that you are eating...

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