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Manafiafy Beach & Rainforest Lodge

Manafiafy Street | St Luce, Mahatalaky Tana 101, Madagascar
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26/11/2017 27/11/2017
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  • Very good8%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Absolutely beautiful location on secluded cove. The bungalows are large, comfortable, well equipped. Just step out the back porch and you are a few feet from the ocean. Food was excellent throughout. Hosts couldn't have been nicer. Guided walks through the forest to see Madagascar's...More

Thank JoelGreenwich
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at Mandrare the sister camp 7 years ago but this is quite different. Very spacious and comfortable bungalow with very much an open plan bathroom which is ok for couples but maybe not so good for friends, for example, travelling together. We stayed...More

Thank MyrtleWiltshire
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

We stayed 3 nights at Manafiafy in early August, which is of course winter. We were cold during both day and night - but the temperatures move around a lot, so do check the temperatures for when you will be there and come prepared. It...More

1  Thank Caroline S
Reviewed 2 August 2017

We travelled as a family of 5 (three boys 15, 13 and 11) in June. Beautiful villas, wonderful staff, breathtaking location, gorgeous food and a real home from home feeling. It was our last stop in Madagascar so Lemur spotting was not the goal; relaxation...More

2  Thank TheDavieses
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

If I could give this lodge 6/5, I would. It was the best dream holiday! The lodge is located close to rainforests which result in the most amazing experiences with nature! Snakes, spiders, lemurs, bats, cameleons, the most amazing mangrove trees! A nature lovers dream...More

Thank Carla v
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Certificate of Excellence
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  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Airport Transportation
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  • Number of rooms
  • 6
  • Location
  • Madagascar >
  • Toliara Province >
  • Mahatalaky
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15 September 2014|
Response from Lisa W | Reviewed this property |
No tea and coffee making facilities in the room. All drinks apart from wine and spirits are free of charge and can be obtained from the restaurant area whenever you want. The guest lodges are all solar powered - there was... More
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"Be sure to fly to Ft Dauphin and then take the 2.5 hour "bumpy" ride."
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"All the villas are the same."
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"Maybe ear plugs-the ocean is loud but lovely. I did not check luxury hotel above as there is no wifi and..."
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