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Vakona Forest Lodge

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Bp 750, Andasibe 101 Madagascar See on map
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Family Rooms
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The whole experience is great, they were even trying to iron out the bumpy road from the village to the lodge. The food is great, ditto the wine and beer sensibly priced for such a location. A nightmare if you can't handle stairs, they are...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank DaveSpencer32
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice grounds. Lemur island is super fun. Get prepared for the soft little hands of the lemurs on your face as they perch on your head. Rooms are good. Food is good. Loved this place. You are definitely in a forest: no food or shops...More

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank javvyjavelina
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The grounds of this hotel are lovely, it's a great place to relax for a couple days. The room we stayed in was a bit old, but overall fine (and really nice bathroom!). Now, about Lemur Island... Normally while traveling I avoid anything where people...More

Date of stay: December 2017
1  Thank meow1meow
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Vakona Forest Lodge is a little tough to get to - a 20 minute bumpy drive outside of Andasibe but once you get there its worth the effort. The main lodge on a small lake is beautiful and the individual cottages are quite spacious...More

Date of stay: September 2018
2  Thank RickyD23
Reviewed 4 November 2018

We stayed here in 2016 and came back in 2018. It's really good, the accommodation is good (nice cabin, with mosquito nets (and hardly any bugs when we've been there in Oct), good shower, fridge, safe, kettle. The grounds are lovely and really well kept....More

Date of stay: October 2018
1  Thank Rebecca K
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Description
Vakona Forest Lodge is an excellent choice for travellers visiting Andasibe, offering a charming environment alongside many helpful amenities designed to enhance your stay. More As a valued Vakona Forest Lodge guest, you can enjoy a pool and breakfast that are provided on-site. Getting online is possible, as Vakona Forest Lodge offers free internet access. Also, guests arriving by vehicle have access to free parking. If you are looking for something to do in the area, Vakona Private Reserve (0.4 km) is a popular attraction that is within walking distance of Vakona Forest Lodge. Enjoy your stay in Andasibe! Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Pool
Free Parking
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Breakfast Available
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Beachfront
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
32
Also Known As
Vakona Forest Hotel Andasibe
Location
Madagascar > Toamasina Province > Andasibe
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
32
Also Known As
Vakona Forest Hotel Andasibe
Location
Madagascar > Toamasina Province > Andasibe
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Room & Suite (85)
Dining (54)
Pool & Beach (19)
Family and Play Areas (19)
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marymisty2
10 February 2018|
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Response from SaveTigerNorthants | Reviewed this property |
US dollars were recommended to us last year. We exchanged half of these into local currency at the bank in the airport. We used a credit card where they were accepted. We used US dollars in large establishments. We... More
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Louis B
1 November 2017|
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Response from Alison F | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I am so late in replying. Yes the hotel sort everything for you. The night walk in the forest is great....take a good torch! but saw lots of nightlife mouse lemurs and nocturnal chameleons.
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Nerellie
8 October 2017|
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"thefurther from the restaurant the more steps but then more jungle noise"
DaveSpencer32
2 weeks ago
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"All rooms are not the same. Confirm in advance what specific type of room you will be given to avoid..."
Jonvilliers
24 Oct 2018
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"all rooms overlook gardens"
ChrisW311
08 Jun 2018
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"No WiFi in the rooms. Restaurant food is not first class."
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18 Nov 2017
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