Manafiafy Beach and Rainforest Lodge, Madagascar

Be enticed by the dazzling location of Manafiafy Beach and Rainforest Lodge, an intimate property that finds itself in the midst of rich rainforests, shimmering blue waters and forested mountains.

Whether you’re searching for a relaxing escape or somewhere to fill your days with adventure – or both – Manafiafy Beach and Rainforest Lodge won’t disappoint. Unobtrusive thatched bungalows, tucked into the edge of the forest, provide tranquillity with their wood and stone furnishings, walk-in showers, picture windows and private wooden terraces with hammocks and sun loungers. From your bungalow you can stroll onto the white-sanded beach, gently lapped by the warm waters of the Indian Ocean. Whether you’re searching for a relaxing escape or somewhere to fill your days with adventure – or both – Manafiafy Beach and Rainforest Lodge won’t disappoint. Unobtrusive thatched bungalows, tucked into the edge of the forest, provide tranquillity with their wood and stone furnishings, walk-in showers, picture windows and private wooden terraces with hammocks and sun loungers. From your bungalow you can stroll onto the white-sanded beach, gently lapped by the warm waters of the Indian Ocean. 

Ask our specialists to include this lodge on your luxury, tailor-made vacation to Madagascar and you’ll find more than just a place to kick back in the sunshine. Manafiafy makes the most of this natural playground with a mix of both land and water based activities. You can take a night walk through the rainforest in search of birds and the island’s famous lemurs, go whale watching, snorkeling or weave through the lush mangroves in a motor boat. 

Manafiafy Beach and Rainforest Lodge, at a glance

  • Luxury lodge situated on a sheltered cove in Madagascar
  • Choice of just four spacious thatch-roofed bungalows and one family villa, all constructed from natural materials
  • Each bungalow has a super king-sized bed and a single bed, 270 degree windows, en-suite bathroom and indoor and outdoor seating areas
  • Stunning views across the bay and easy beach access   
  • Delicious cuisine, focusing on fresh seafood, served from the open kitchen 
  • Continental-style breakfasts and fabulous three-course dinners
  • Enjoy meals in the open sided thatched bar and dining area, or relax on a cushion around the fireplace
  • Eco-friendly and run solely on solar energy 

For leisure and pleasure

  • Enjoy swimming in the sheltered bay
  • Go snorkeling and experience the colourful underwater life 
  • See migrating humpback whales between June and November
  • Try your hand at sport fishing or canoeing
  • Spot five different species of lemur on day and night walks through the surrounding rainforest 
  • Visit nearby schools and markets to experience local life 
  • Enjoy a trip along the coast complete with a picnic lunch
  • Wind down with a massage in the open-air pavilion
  • Observe traditional palm mat weaving
  • Take a motor boat ride through the mangroves, spotting crocodiles and unique birds 
  • We honestly believe that there is no better company for organizing trips worldwide.

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    Ian, South America, 2013
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