Thonga Beach Lodge

Thonga Beach Lodge is a perfect luxury beach retreat. Based in the Greater St Lucia Wetlands area, a World Heritage site, the Lodge offers 50km of untouched coastline offering amazing opportunities for snorkeling and off-shore scuba diving. The lodge features a spa, dining area and lounge as well as two swimming pools.

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  • Flexible booking terms
  • Secured deposit
  • 100% financial protection
  • Stringent safety & hygiene standards
  • Tried & trusted by our clients
  • Emergency medical care

There are 12 thatched, eco-sensitive rooms, with ocean or forest views, which all blend into the coastal forest canopy. All rooms are open plan with a private bathroom and balcony. The honeymoons suite has a private pool.

Getting There

By road: approximately 5 hour's drive from Durban. You will leave your vehicle for the last hour's drive which will be in one of the lodge's 4x4 vehicles along the forested dune roads. By air: A charter flight to Manzengwenya airstrip only 30 minutes' drive away, or a scheduled flight to Richard's Bay roughly 3 to 4 hours' drive away.


Turtle tracking (Nov - Mar), snorkelling, scuba diving, kayaking, sundowners on Lake Sibaya, bird watching, fishing, forest walks, cultural visits and the Open Ocean Experience where it is possible to spot dolphins, whale sharks & other marine life.

Read what our previous clients thought of Thonga Beach Lodge

Review of Thonga Beach Lodge

Clair Jardella

I'd like to give it 6! Amazing accommodation, such wonderful staff, rich in culture and the opportunity to learn about the local community. We had an amazing few trips out snorkelling, whale-watching and playing with the dolphins. We got to know the staff a little better here than the other places, and they bent over backwards to accommodate our every need. The food was incredible and…

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