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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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46 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

A very pretty hotel, with everything you can possibly need. Great restaurant, nice pool area, boutique, massage, you name it. The best hotel in Tana if you ask me. The express food restaurant just next door (delivering to the pool side) is also a must!

Thank Alex G
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338 reviews
74 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 174 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On arrival at the hotel we were kept waiting at reception for quite a while. This was the only hotel (out of ten hotels on our tour of Madagascar) where we weren't allowed to complete the arrival car in our room. When we finally got to our room we were amazed by the design. It was very quirky and my... More 

Thank SCSLondon
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20 reviews
8 hotel reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Sakamanga hotel is a great hotel to stay at in Antananarivo. The hotel has a great atmosphere with its many corridors and decoration. The room standard is much above average and the garden and pool area is cozy. Worth a visit.

Thank MattiasAndIda
spokane, washington
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83 reviews
41 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had a wonderful room although there was little light and the bed was not that comfortable. Large bathroom with an open shower. Most of the rooms require the climbing of stairs. Check out was bizarre with the large amount of tourists present trying to change money, get change or store baggage. The restaurant was average and the service was... More 

Thank puttvin
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55 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I booked this hotel on line for one night after touring the country for 2 weeks. Everything was great except that the different parts like the massage area, the boutique are not clearly marked. Read for further details at voyagerjdotcom.

Thank Jazz B
Sydney, Australia
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77 reviews
20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place was booked for as with our tour package and we stayed for one night. From the outside it does not look much but once you pass the reception area it opens up into a big area of restaurant, bar and a swimming pool. The rooms are average and I must say a bit dark. The room we stayed... More 

Thank Kidest
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28 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Almost impossible to describe...almost a mini museum..a wide variety of collections from ethnographic pieces to historic photos to enamel signs to artist-created rooms. You could spend days perusing the place. Added to that it is a warmly run and customer friendly hotel. The pool area is a delightful place to escape the bustle of Tana...and yet the hotel is within... More 

Thank Judith B
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176 reviews
166 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 130 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hotel seems comprised of several old buildings connected with some new structures and lovely open areas, including a pool area and another patio. (On the first visit I got lost trying to find my way from reception to the room and had to ask the barkeep how to get to my room.) Food and drink are available near the... More 

Thank zoe17
Hannover, Germany
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31 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Looking for a hotel in Tana with a good location and nice rooms is hard I think. We found that hotel and it was ok. Positive: -good Location -the pool is nice to hang out (but people are watching and the water was ok) -breakfast buffet was amazing -food and drinks are cheap -airport shuttle can be organized, you pay... More 

Thank Lars W
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6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Our room was amazing. Comfortable bed, lovely decor. There are three attached restaurants with great food. The breakfast buffet was incredible. The hotel is a bit expensive by Madagascar standards, but very affordable by North American or European standards. The pool is a bit uncomfortable as one of the main eating areas is right around it, so you have to... More 

Thank Peter U

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in central vibrating Antananarivo, you will appreciate the peaceful atmosphere of Sakamanga. With its typical architecture, its traditional decoration (but with European standards equipments) Sakamanga is very original and different from basic standards hotels and you will certainly love its originality! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Sakamanga

Address: Rue Ratianarivo Ampasamadinha, Antananarivo 101, Madagascar
Region: Madagascar > Antananarivo Province > Antananarivo
Price Range: ₹ 2,114 - ₹ 5,932 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 46
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Also Known As:
Sakamanga Hotel Antananarivo
Hotel Style:
#1 Romantic Hotel in Antananarivo
#5 Best Value Hotel in Antananarivo
#6 Business Hotel in Antananarivo
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“I would ask for a room that did not require navigation of so many stairs.”
 of 5 bubbles puttvin, 6 Nov 2016 | Read review
“when booking as for rooms away form the bar and one with air conditioning”
 of 5 bubbles Kidest, 4 Nov 2016 | Read review
“One needs to be specific when booking as to what type of room is required, as the eclectic mix of rooms could leave you disappointed.”
 of 5 bubbles 953BrianR, 18 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Lux rooms on high floors to get as far away from the commotion as possible.”
 of 5 bubbles stensveen, 18 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Many different rooms for different budgets but all are clean and good value for money”
 of 5 bubbles BinkIG, 11 Oct 2016 | Read review
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