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PO Box 12149 | Toamasina, Brickaville 501, Madagascar
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3/12/2017 4/12/2017
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good29%
  • Average5%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible8%
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“bush house” (5 reviews)
“remote area” (2 reviews)
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Breakfast included
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at the beginning of September at this wonderful property. The bungalows are very comfortable and well furnished. The staff were friendly and helpful and the place was very nice. Stefan has taken us to make small tours to see the carnivorous plants or...More

Thank Raffaella G
Response from BoogiePilgrim, Manager at BushhouseResponded 1 week ago

Hi Raffaela and many thanks for your feedback. We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 25 September 2017

Bush house is a subsidiary to the Palmarium reserve. Rooms consist of little bungalows situated on the Pangalanes Canal and access is by boat only. Rooms are simple with en suite bath. Electricity is from 6.00 pm to 10.00 pm and a couple of hours...More

Thank Grace K
Response from BoogiePilgrim, Manager at BushhouseResponded 11 October 2017

Hi Grace, thank you so much for this feedback. Just one piece of information, we are not a Palmarium subsidiary. We are part of the Boogie Pilgrim group. Thanks again!

Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

This place is really nice and well run by a super staff and super cook (food is amazing). The downside is the weather which is almost always rainy in this part of Madagascar, so you may be unlucky and spend your time in the rain....More

Thank Enricasen
Response from BoogiePilgrim, Manager at BushhouseResponded 11 October 2017

Hi Enric ! thanks for this feedback! Hope to see you again very soon !

Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

It is rather a long way to get there. From the main road 7km on a very bumpy track, then one needs a boat and another 2hours through spectacular landscapes until you reach the spot. It is quite basic, but charmingly done. Food is great....More

Thank Dilworth99
Reviewed 10 September 2016

We also,as Purplemartina, stayed during eclipse and had two lectures by astrophysicist (charming and clever professor Charles from Antananariva)- it was really very kind of the owners to organize such an event for guests! The hotel is located on the lake and you have to...More

1  Thank ninencja
Response from BoogiePilgrim, Guest Relations Manager at BushhouseResponded 13 September 2016

Hi Ninencja and thank you for your review ! We are all happy you appreciated the initiative of the lodge owners around the eclipse ! We will definitely put forward such initiative in a close future, hope you'll be among us !

  • Top amenities
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Hotel Amenities
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room types
  • Suites ,
  • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
  • Family Rooms ,
  • Smoking rooms available ,
  • Accessible rooms
  • Number of rooms
  • 16
  • Location
  • Madagascar >
  • Toamasina Province >
  • Brickaville
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