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Kwanza Tarpon Lodge

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A short drive from the bustling Luanda, you will find this lovely lodge located at the Kwanza river mouth. Run by friendly South Africans, this lodge is well know for its river and deep sea fishing. And the fish are plenty! If fishing isn't for you, there is a lovely pool and deck that over the overlooks the river where...

Thank amirei
Luanda, Angola
Reviewed 23 September 2016

The Lodge sits on a very nice site where the Kwanza river meets the ocean. The cabins look nice on the outside and even inside but there are small details that may ruin your weekend, like a "live wire" electrical extension. As it is a full-board resort, the buffet has very limited choices (and that goes for everything,including expresso coffee...

Thank Antonio_R_1960
Munich, Germany
Reviewed 21 September 2016

This was our first stop on a 14 days birding trip through Angola. We were 6 + 2 guides. My "single" cabin was large, clean, with a double bed and mosquito net. There were only one or two mosquitos about none of which were in my room. The bathroom had a working shower and toilet. Warm and cold water was...

Thank Mark19690823
Bonn, Germany
Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

Our safari jeep tour "9th Raid Kwanza Sul" brought us, a group of 13 Ford Ranger pick-ups, to have lunch there. The nice manager (from SA) prepared an amazing BBQ. This was a nice stop over of our tour and the group would have liked to stay for dinner and over the night.

1Thank elefantedaindia
Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

Our group of 6 fishing buddies from Zambia , Zimbabwe and South Africa have just had a fantastic trip to Kwanza Tarpon Lodge in northern Angola . Although conditions weren't great for Tarpon and we didn't catch any we all left with a Marlin under our belts which was totally unexpected .the biggest being just over 400lb . We also...

Thank crankyZambia
Lisbon, Portugal
Reviewed 28 July 2013

Kwanza Lodge has a great location that is right on the Kwanza river, 70 km south of Luanda. My cabin was only a few meters from the river and the view is great from the small veranda over the river. The sunrise is right in front of these cabins. However, this Lodge needs to be improved. My cabin was not...

Thank ana a
Reviewed 26 August 2012

I had a 3-night layover in Luanda, and decided to spend two of those nights at Kwanza Lodge. The owner, Rico, can arrange a pick-up and drop-off from Luanda, which is tremendously useful. Apparently, if you stay 3 nights the transit is free of charge. The cabins are very cozy, clean and fantastic value for money (US$ 175 pr night,...

2Thank SandmaninDubai
Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 13 June 2008

I stayed here for one night as part of a corporate retreat. It was delightful. The lodge is right on the Kwanza River on a spit of land which is also lapped by the Atlantic. There are good quality wooden cabins with twin or queen sized beds with en suite shower and toilet and a veranda over looking the Kwanza...

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Address: Kwanza River, Luanda, Angola
Region: Angola > Luanda Province > Luanda
Also Known As:
Kwanza Tarpon Hotel Luanda
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“Half of the rooms had a view over the river whilst the other half had a view of the chalets in front of them.”
Mark19690823, 21 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Have a room in front of the river”
anaa54, 28 Jul 2013 | Read review
“If you have a choice, select a cabin in-line with the dining area, they all face the river.”
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