Accommodation standards – samples of hotels and lodges [2]

Andilana Beach Hotel – Nosy Be

It is located on the north coast of the island of Nosy Be, 45 km from the airport and 35 km from the town Hell Ville. The hotel offers 208 rooms with terrace or veranda, bathroom, hairdryer, air conditioning, color TV, satellite channels, refrigerator, telephone, safe. All rooms are equipped with king size beds and queen size. Other services the hotel offers is Snack point during the day, Club restaurant (for all three meals), Grill Restaurant, dining room with panoramic views of the sea where reservations are required; Main Bar and beach bar.

Vakona Forest Lodge – Andasibe

Vakona Forest Lodge is located in the Andasibe-Mantadia National Park. Surrounded by lush tropical forest, this is a true gem for wildlife enthusiasts with a wide variety of wildlife to enjoy, especially the troops of Indri Lemurs.
The Lodge has 24 bungalows each with an en-suite bathroom and a private balcony from which to relax and enjoy the views of the surrounding rainforest. The style of the bungalows derives from traditional Malagasy architecture and gives a rustic feeling to the lodge. The octagonal restaurant and bar serves a variety of dishes and drinks which can be enjoyed whilst taking in the spectacular views of the forest through the full-length windows. The large, open fireplace in the centre of the restaurant is a particular feature radiating a lovely warm feeling to guests. There is also an outdoor terrace extending over the lake where you can watch the local birds around the lake. You can explore the private reserve on foot, on horseback or by hiring a mountain bike; guests can also explore the lake and its Lemur islands – home for several species of lemurs by canoe. The lodge is well maintained and have deserve its reputation.

Baobab Café – Morondava

The hotel is located on the peninsula of Nosy Kely, a small strip of land between the beautiful mangrove Morondava and the Mozambique Channel.
A few steps from one of the most beautiful beaches of Madagascar, Our rooms are calm and spacious; all are designed to offer maximum comfort: air conditioning, satellite TV, mini bar, individual bathrooms, and hot water.
To take full advantage the all year round sunshine in the region of Morondava, enjoy activities at the beach of just relax on the shores of the white sandy beach or lounge by the pool. The hotel restaurant, which is located by the canal, offers sumptuous seafood specialties such as; fish, lobsters, shrimps, prawns etc…

Setam Lodge – Ranomafana

Each of the 20 chalet rooms is located within the 10 separate bungalows. All of the bungalows boast traditional thatched roofs and authentic wood paneled walls, creating a truly Malagasy atmosphere. The room interiors are very simple and cozy, with double or twin beds, an en suite bathroom with shower and private verandas.
The restaurant and bar provides guests with stunning views whilst enjoying a variety of local specialties and popular westernized menu options.

Zomatel – Fianarantsoa

53 guest rooms – including 2 luxurious suites and 2 apartments – offer unsurpassed comfort. The imposing main building boasts 17 guest rooms furnished in exquisite and cutting-edge style. Accented with soothing earth tones and warm beige, guest rooms offer business and leisure travelers the ultimate convenience. Spacious bathrooms are done in gleaming grey and white tiles – end a hard day in the blissful sanctuary of your powerful shower. The original building provides comfortable stays at affordable prices.

Artisan Hotel – Ambositra

Each of the charming bungalows have been designed to resemble a traditional Zafimaniry style home. The interior blends a combination of traditional Afro-centric color schemes with warm forest greens and natural earth-tones.
The experienced culinary team at the onsite restaurant provides guests with a variety of dining options to choose from. Guest can enjoy some truly authentic, traditional Malagasy cuisine created using local products, a treat for all to enjoy!