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Paris, France
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 May 2014

It's a great hotel to stay in for a more authentic experience and has a great location. breakfast, ,great room. Excellent. We couldn't ask for more. Room was great, cleaned every day staff are friendly and helpful.

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Rochester, NY
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 April 2014

Had a fabulous dinner in a private room. Attentive wait staff, lovely decor, tempting items on menu. Our group ordered several items and desserts. Would definitely return in future if opportunity arises.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 261 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2014

We saw the Colbert and many other places in Tana, but La Varangue is not only well-situated with great views, it is also a charming, pretty hotel with espresso machines in the suites, air-con, etc. Double-glazed windows. Breakfast is great, French style. We were late for the dinner, but it is the most talked-about restaurant in Tana. Take a suite... More 

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Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2014

Quality accommodation in Tana is a rare thing, and this is undoubtedly the pick of the bunch. Located next to the president's palace at the top of town, it's a beautifully decorated and highly appointed place and the restaurant reputedly one of the best in town. Service was friendly, though the reception staff struggled with English. Wait staff spoke excellent... More 

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London
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 January 2014

We stayed here on a couple of occasions when we were in Tana (including on our first night, a great start to the trip!) and found the hotel excellent both times. As others have mentioned, it's full of amazing and quirky collections of old objects and has real character. We had different rooms on both occasions and both were comfortable... More 

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Victoria, Seychelles
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Reviewed 2 January 2014

An oasis in Tana! The perfect hotel to escape the chaos that is Tana. The hotel is nesseled beside the Presidential Palace, is only minutes walk to the main street and shopping areas. Being located in a narrow side street against the walls of the palace may seem a negative, but it creates a perfect quite escape from Tana's daily... More 

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Twickenham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 31 December 2013

This hotel is simply charming! The owner is evidently a fan of collecting antiques and every corner is covered with antique objects (cameras, oil lamps, and gramophones are just a few. He also has an impressive antique car collection up front). The hotel is located near the presidential palace. The service at the hotel was excellent (they helped us get... More 

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Dundee, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 27 December 2013

My wife and I stayed at the hotel on two occasions during our two and a bit weeks in Madagascar. The staff were very accommodating and kept our bags for us when we went off for a week. They even gave us a room to get ready for the airport when we returned. As it was off season we were... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 November 2013

We stayed at La Varangue several times. While not all rooms are equal in terms of space, we found all four that we have stayed in to be very clean and comfortable with enough space. La Varangue is also surprisingly tranquil, considering its central location. The staff is quite friendly and helpful. Breakfast is exceptionally good with much more choice... More 

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Geneva, Switzerland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 220 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 November 2013

The location is perfect, the rooms are nice and very large, the service is good, the restaurant is one of the best around and the price, although in the higher range for the city, remains very reasonable. On top of that you've got a funny decor and even collectors cars in front of the entrance! What to add? Good place.... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Charming guest house in the center of an upscale neighborhood of the capital. Fruit of the marriage of Madagascar and colonial style architecture, this house offers the proximity of the commercial district Antaninarenina.La Veranda is Ambohitsirohitra next to the office of the presidence.Le The Veranda restaurant overlooks a lovely garden. ... more   less 

Additional Information about La Varangue

Address: 17 Rue Printsy Ratsimamanga, Antananarivo 101, Madagascar
Region: Madagascar > Antananarivo Province > Antananarivo
Price Range: ₹ 5,807 - ₹ 6,896 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 7
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Also Known As:
La Varangue Antananarivo
La Varangue Hotel Antananarivo
Hotel Style:
#4 Business Hotel in Antananarivo
#8 Romantic Hotel in Antananarivo
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“Mini suite is awesome”
 of 5 bubbles Dadamanga_Tours, 14 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Room 3. Lovely room and stand on a chair on the patio for the best view of the Queen's Palace.”
 of 5 bubbles AnneandMark, 4 Oct 2016 | Read review
“All rooms seem to have an outside terrace (where smoking is allowed), the room did not smell of smoke.”
 of 5 bubbles 01skigal, 30 Sep 2016 | Read review
“The hotel is an old colonial villa. The three rooms on the first floor of the hotel (rooms 1,2 and 3 are the nicest and most charming.”
 of 5 bubbles Mhalle, 12 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Second floor has better views”
 of 5 bubbles Elizur, 20 Jul 2015 | Read review
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