Thornicroft Lodge Rates
At Thornicroft Lodge our rate includes everything you need for a perfect safari. To make the most out of your stay we recommend our 3 (or more) Nights Safari Package, including accommodation, all meals and 2 Game Drives per full day.
High Season (HS): 01 July until 31 October
Low Season (LS): 01 November until 30 June
Lodge closed between 15 January and 1 March
For Resident Rates please contact us directly
All-Inclusive Rates include (in a 24 hour period):
Accommodation in 2 person river view chalets (possibility of 3 rd bed on request) ▪ All meals, unlimited tea/ coffee, game drive snacks mid morning and sundowner snacks ▪ 2 Game Drives ▪ All taxes
Full Board Only Rates include:
Accommodation in 2 person river view chalets (possibility of 3 rd bed on request) ▪ All meals, unlimited tea/ coffee ▪ All taxes
Safari Package Rates include:
Accommodation in 2 person river view chalets (possibility of 3 rd bed on request) ▪ All meals, unlimited tea/ coffee, game drive snacks mid morning and sundowner snacks ▪ 2 Game Drives per full day (No game drive on day of arrival and / or day of Departure). ▪ All taxes
Our Rates exclude:
Park Entrance Fees ▪ Drinks from the Bar ▪ Transfers
All Game Drives are shared (max 9 people) unless you book a Private Safari Upgrade
(250 $ surcharge per vehicle)
minimum 3 pax, maximum 6 pax per Walk
No children under 12 years allowed
Walking Safaris are subject to availability of a ZAWA Scout
For Special-Interest Safaris, Full Day Drives and Walking Safaris we recommend to advise Management well in advance.
Additional service: We might be able to offer standard or budget safari packages from Lilongwe, Malawi as well as our exclusive Thornicroft / Bush Camp combination. Please enquire via email.
A 25% deposit is required to confirm your booking. This can be made via bank transfer or credit card. Please note that we do have to charge a 5% surcharge on all credit card payments.
At the lodge we accept US$, Zambian Kwacha and VISA Cards.
Children under the age of 13 will pay half the price and children under the age of 5 will stay for free. We do not recommend taking children under the age of 6 with on Game Drives. For special safari options for young children please enquire via email.
Greater than 30 days - 100% Refund (minus bank charges)
Between 15 and 30 days - 75% Refund (minus bank charges)
Less than 14 days - 0% Refund
South Luangwa Park Entrance Fees
The entrance permit does cover a Morning and an Afternoon/Night Drive per day. If you choose to join only one Game Drive during the day, you still have to pay the entrance fee in full.
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