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London
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a two night stay organised by our tour company. On arrival there was a friendly welcome and a welcome drink and we were asked to choose our dinner from a short menu. We were told that the electricity would go out in our rooms from 6pm. We settled into our room which was just above the reception/restaurant. The...

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sandy utah
Reviewed 3 November 2016

The setting is beautiful, you can see the beautiful mountains, the hotel is built to take advantage of the view and setting. It is close to the park entrance. The rooms are large and comfortable but basic

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

The rooms are basic but are a good size, clean and bright. Service in the restaurant was good but food was mediocre. Great views from the patio and rooms located higher up the hill and location is close to national park and the Centre Valbio. Power is cut for a number of hours a day so make sure you have...

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De Pere, Wisconsin
Reviewed 30 October 2016

Located in a hilly area within wet tropical forest, and within 1.1 miles of Ranomafana National Park, this lodge offers 20 comfortable, spacious rooms within 10 bungalows (much like small duplexes) that are built on four terraced levels. Thankfully, my spouse and I were on level 2 from the dining/reception area. Each room has a cement area outside the door...

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Oslo, Norway
Reviewed 18 October 2016

We spent a night here, and it was OK. Not very special in any way, but clean, and relatively friendly. Full-board plans only, I think, so we had dinner and breakfast at the lodge before going to the park and continuing on. The Ranomafana park was the most disappointing stop on our entire two-week trip on Madagascar, and I would...

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UK
Reviewed 15 October 2016

Close to the park entrance and with a great view over the first and valley, but this is where the plus points end! The rooms are set up the hill from the reception and dining room. Ours was dark and damp. Where other rainforest lodges provide dehumidifiers, Setam warns it will fine you if you attempt to dry clothes in...

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Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for 2 nights. The view is awesome. Rooms are nice, modest but comfortable and big. There is wifi in the restaurant. Food is good. We were told that there would electricity but both nights we were there power went out around 6 and came back on at some point in the night. They said it wasn't a...

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England
Reviewed 4 October 2016

We arrived for our 3 night stay in the early evening during a power cut but matches and candles were in the rooms and we had torches with us. When we could see the room it was very spacious. The beds had mosquito nets and plenty of blankets for the cool nights. The shower had hot water even though the...

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New Hyde Park, New York
Reviewed 6 September 2016

Hotel on multile terraces. Rooms have a beautiful view over the forest park. The rooms are well sized, well maintained and comfortable. The restaurant is well run and the food very good. The Lodge is located near to the Park entrance

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Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

We stayed 2 nights here and really enjoyed our stay and slept well. The rooms are spacious and comfortable and the addition of a heater in the room made all the difference with it being a winter month. The food was some of the best we had during our stay and the breakfast was plentiful. The view is great and...

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  • Free Parking
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Additional Information about Setam Lodge

Address: 56 Avenue du 26 Juin | Ranomafana National Park, Ranomafana 312, Madagascar
Region: Madagascar > Fianarantsoa Province > Ranomafana
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Setam Lodge 2.5*
Number of rooms: 100
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“The higher, the better. You'll get more away from it all, and have better views.”
 of 5 bubbles stensveen, 18 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Choose a different hotel until service improves!”
 of 5 bubbles geofftravel, 15 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a lower room if mobility is a problem.”
 of 5 bubbles mousebirdEngland, 4 Oct 2016 | Read review
“pick third row or first row of rooms for best views. 10A was in first row and had good views.”
 of 5 bubbles saltpro, 25 Jul 2016 | Read review
“I did not see any real difference in the location of the bungalows.”
 of 5 bubbles tkcarter, 29 Feb 2016 | Read review
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