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World’s most hardcore turtles choose Thonga to rest

At Thonga Beach Lodge we are privileged to host some of the most hardcore turtles in the world – the...

What our guests are saying about Thonga Beach Lodge

Summer is in the air in the South and the sea calls to our souls at this time of year....

Thonga Blue

In my family, we ascribe different names for colours after our favourite holiday destinations. Oia blue is a deep Prussian...

Proudly South African

Named "The Drinks Man" by colleagues, Zama Mthembu prides himself on knowing drinks from different countries and his own beloved...

Ninjas of the Deep

The extraordinary sea turtles that have returned from the brink of extinction:  Africa Geographic posted this beautiful article about the...

Idyllic Childhood Holiday

We watch a delighted child of about 9 carry a plate full of chocolate cake from the afternoon tea table....

Thonga Ocean Sightings

"We’ve had some fantastic sightings this month during our Ocean Experience outings from Thonga Beach Lodge – 2 Ghost Pipe...

Living the Good Life

I have heard that the Thonga Beach Lodge Head Chef has been newly promoted to Executive Chef over all Isibindi...

Nicest spot we have EVER visited!

Our “Malbeckies” group have just returned from a most delightful visit to Thonga Beach Lodge. Over breakfast, before departure, Vicky...