Thornicroft Lodge, South Luangwa - Zambia

  • The central point of the lodge where you'll find the dining area, the bar, the lounge and the reception. The swimming pool is 50 meters from the main building.
  • Thornicroft Lodge is situated along the Luangwa River. The buildings are almost part of the nature, surrounded by the trees and bushes. You can see the main building on the right, the roof of one of the chalets on the left.
  • Thornicroft chalet by night.
  • The chalets have high quality bedding, walk in mosquito net, fan, storage for your clothes and other belongings.
  • Sometimes wildlife is closer than you could imagine. Elephants visit Thornicroft regulary.
  • Between the game drives the swimming pool is an ideal place to relax and cool down.
  • Meeting with lonely elephant.
  • Our lodge is named after this beautiful animal: the Thornicroft giraffes.
  • Often to be seen in and along the water.
  • Often seen during our game drives: Relaxing lions along the river. These are part of a group of 17 lions.
  • A photo stop at the border of a lagoon.
  • One of the most desired pictures: Leopard. Many of our guests have seen this beautiful animal on our game drives. Our guides know where to look for them.
  • Description
  • Facilities
Thornicroft Lodge is an amazing new lodge in the heart of Africa's finest unspoiled wildlife area, offering very comfortable two person chalets with excellent bedding, walk-in mosquito nets, private toilets, showers, electricity, a beautiful view on Luangwa River.

The lodge offers great cuisineĀ and of course, unforgettable game drives in the stunning South Luangwa National Park. Thornicroft Lodge is situated on the bank of the Luangwa River, facing the South Luangwa National Park.

We have 10 luxurious Chalets, all en-suite accommodating two people. In the impressive main building you find the lounge area, dining area, the bar and a 50 meter swimming pool. Your stay here is on a full board basis with all meals and two game drives per full day included.

Wildlife is closer than you could ever imagine; hippos, crocodiles and water birds can always be seen in and along the river. In the late afternoon you might even see elephants come to the river to drink and bath or even cross the river, looking for fresh lush green plants and trees in or around the village. This is the real Africa.
  • Type: Safari Lodge
  • Sleeps: 20
  • Check-in: 01:00 PM
    Check-out: 12:00 PM
  • Reviews: 0
  • Airport Shuttle Service
  • Babysitting Services
  • Laundry Facilities*
  • Fireplace
  • Swimming Pool
  • Credit Card Facilities
  • No Credit Card Facilities

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Afrikaans


  • AA Recommended
* Please enquire for further details.

Room information

Chalets x 10

Includes: All Meals and Activities

Each chalet has a private bathroom, electricity, 2 high quality single or 1 double bed with walk in mosquito net and a fan. The verandahs are looking towards the river and Luangwa park. The chalets are situated within 100 meters from the main building.

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