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    Thonga Beach Lodge

    In Isimangaliso World Heritage Wetland Park | Mabibi, iSimangaliso Wetland Park 4399, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent76%
    • Very good16%
    • Average6%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    “thonga beach” (33 reviews)
    “lake sibaya” (30 reviews)
    “local community” (19 reviews)
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    Paid Wifi
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 308 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Awesome venue, very happy to have found this very special spot and look forward to returning often! The staff where all very friendly and helpful, the service was efficient the accommodation was very comfortable and the food was delicious!More

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    Thank Edwin H
    Response from IsibindiAfrica, Guest Relations Manager at Thonga Beach LodgeResponded 6 days ago

    Dear Edwin H, Thank you for taking the time to write a review on your stay with us at Thonga Beach Lodge. We are thrilled that you so enjoyed your stay and look forward to welcoming you back. Kind Regards Yolande Hay-Buchanan for Isibindi Africa...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    The location of this venue offers enormous promise but delivery is poor. The accommodation is of a high standard and comfortable but the food is unexciting and way below the expectations set by the tariff. The serving staff were well dressed and engaging but are...More

    Thank mike m
    Response from IsibindiAfrica, Guest Relations Manager at Thonga Beach LodgeResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Mike m, Thank you for taking the time to write a review on your stay with us at Thonga Beach Lodge. We are greatly disappointed with your experience and assure you this is not in keeping with the standards we at Isibindi strive for....More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    I travelled to Thonga Beach Lodge for a long weekend (three nights / four days) in early November, and my experience was -- to say the least -- mixed. Most of it had to do with poor weather but other points are worth emphasizing. First,...More

    Thank Jean-Francois M
    Response from IsibindiAfrica, Guest Relations Manager at Thonga Beach LodgeResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Jean-Francois M, Thank you for taking the time to write your comprehensive review on your stay with us at Thonga Beach Lodge. Firstly we are delighted that despite the weather you managed to get some good activities in and enjoyed the meals and warmth...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    The slogan "a civlised distance from civilisation" was absolutely true! We had a ocean view room and found it absoluitely great - from view from our bed, room layout to service! Also the kitchen was great and did not leave any wish open. Beach is...More

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    Thank petersL5462BU
    Response from IsibindiAfrica, Guest Relations Manager at Thonga Beach LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear petersL5462BU, We are absolutely delighted that you so enjoyed your stay with us at Thonga Beach Lodge and thank you for taking the time to write your review. We truly do have a very special spot and are thrilled that your every need was...More

    Reviewed 28 October 2017

    The location is great and the lodge is very nice. But.... I will start by saying the weather was poor during our stay and several activities were 'off' and there is little else to do Perhaps the website should warn about this. We were particularly...More

    Thank Broaden-the-mind
    Response from IsibindiAfrica, Guest Relations Manager at Thonga Beach LodgeResponded 1 November 2017

    Dear Broaden-the-mind, Thank you for your comprehensive review on your stay with us at Thonga Beach Lodge. It was most unfortunate that due to the poor weather during your stay we were unable to offer either Scuba or the Ocean Experience as the conditions were...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Beachfront
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Laundry Service
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$548 - US$821 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 12
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    • South Africa >
    • KwaZulu-Natal >
    • iSimangaliso Wetland Park
    • Also Known As
    • Thonga Beach Hotel Mabibi
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    Pool & Beach (45)
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    Marsden85
    7 January 2017|
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    Response from IsibindiAfrica | Property representative |
    Hello please could you contact our Reservations Manager Kerin Bohr on+28 (0)35 474 1473 - unfortunately Trip Advisor prevents us from giving out email addresses on this forum. Kind regards Penny Rice Sales & Marketing... More
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    Smitha S
    25 November 2016|
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    Response from DWilson1205 | Property representative |
    you can call +27 35 474 1473. I cannot put the email address on this forum but you can get it off the Isibindi website.
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    Timeoutnow
    15 February 2016|
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    Response from DWilson1205 | Property representative |
    What is mentioned in your email should give you a good indication of what to bring. Don't forget sunscreen, a scarf or warm coat for the transfer as it is in a open vehicle.
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    "Suite 5 or suite 1"
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    "Ocean view room is worth it. We saw Humpback Whales swimming by whilst we sat on our deck."
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    "Sea view a must"
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    "Consider asking for the room with private pool"
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