Thonga Beach Lodge, Elephant Coast

Deluxe - ££££


Escape from the hustle and bustle of everyday life and enjoy the peace of Mabibi Bay on the Elephant Coast, where you’ll find the small and quaint, Thonga Beach Lodge. Located in the Lucia Wetlands area, this resort certainly won’t disappoint when it comes to views. Set in a tropical forest, it’s just few steps away from the beach and 50 kilometres of sparkling blue coastline.

If you’re hoping for a relaxed, laid-back holiday, you’ll be in the right place at Thonga Beach Lodge. However, there’s also plenty to do for more active types as the resort is the ideal spot to enjoy activities such as whale watching, hiking, scuba diving and turtle tracking. What are you waiting for?

The 12 private suites here are raised on stilts and you’ll have access to the beach via a wooden boardwalk from the main lodge. All suites feature a glass front. They each have an en-suite bathroom where you can relax in the stone bath or freshen up in the separate shower. Beds are fitted with soft linen sheets and convenient mosquito nets to ensure a good night’s sleep.


There are both an indoor and outdoor dining areas for you to enjoy freshly-cooked dishes. If you’re a lover of seafood, you’re in the right place. If you’d rather eat in the comfort of your own space, you can request meals to be served at your own private decking area for a small fee.

Why We Love It

We love it for bring stunning luxe-safari style lodges to a glorious tropical beachfront location. Thonga Beach Lodge is one the few luxury beach resorts in the country.

Plan your stay at the Thonga Beach Lodge today.

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