In Antalaha, the ardent lovers of the escape in nature will enjoy it as much as they want when they come to the Akavana Lodge. Built high up in a hill, this site is the entrance ramp for the beginning of a high-flying tour. The safari enthusiasts who want to discover the biodiversity of the area will also be able to make the most of their holiday at the Akavana Lodge. The hotel is surrounded by an exotic garden where they can also take a breath of the pure air during their stay. As regards the housing, the Akavana Lodge has many bungalows scattered within a beautiful setting of preserved vegetation. Each room has a private furnished terrace with a view of the garden. The restaurant is the main part of the hotel. The dishes are simple and original.
The Hazavôla Hotel is an upmarket building in the city of Antalaha. Constructed in the town centre and near the seaside, it has 22 comfortable, spacious rooms endowed with a large balcony. The rooms allow a delightful view of a tropical garden and a swimming pool. They are equipped with a mini-bar, a television set, an office area, and an individual safe box. The large restaurant of the Hôtel Hazavôla serves both international and traditional dishes prepared from fresh, bio products. The restaurant has its own bar where a range of cocktails and classic drinks are served. An internet corner is also available at the hotel.
Another hotel establishment called Océan Momo, located in Antalaha, wants to show uniqueness among the others. In fact, the bungalows have been designed exclusively from local materials but with a touch of modernity. Facing the Indian Ocean, the bungalows are detached. Double-roomed, twin-bedded, or family-sized, they have all the necessary elements to provide a fully successful stay. The establishment includes a restaurant proposing some specialities prepared from fresh local ingredients. The bar suggests a large selection of arranged rums and local wine. The Océan Momo Hotel also puts at its guests’ disposal a cybercafé as well as a wi-fi connection.
Le Cocotier Hotel is located in Antalaha, a vanilla-growing city in Madagascar. The conviviality is a catchword here. The hotel has 20 warm, comfortable rooms. Le Cocotier Hotel also includes among its shared parts a restaurant with a sober, pleasant decoration. The visitors can savour very copious Asian and Malagasy dishes. A television entertains the guests in the dining room. The proximity of Le Cocotier Hotel to the main administrative and commercial buildings makes it an ideal place to stay for the easy shopping. The hotel also receives the short-stay business travellers coming to the country.
Antalaha ou la Mecque de la vanille
Bienvenue à la capitale mondiale de la vanille. Antalaha bénéficie d’un climat et d’une situation géographique d’exception. Ce qui fait de cette ville de la province de Diégo-Suarez, la capitale mondiale de la vanille.
Par ses grandes étendues de concessions de vanille, Antalaha illumine la côte nord de Madagascar. Là où 50 % de la production mondiale de ces célèbres gousses est produite, la population est toujours accueillante et chaleureuse. Les pirogues traditionnelles, héritages du savoir-faire arabe jonchent les vastes plages égayées par les cocotiers. Le retour des pêcheurs coutumiers à l’approche de la marée haute est un événement à ne pas manquer.
A la rencontre de la population locale
La visite du grand marché d’Antalaha est un pur moment d’amusement. Centre de retrouvailles de la population locale, ce lieu demeure le site le plus animé de la ville. Les étals de fruits de mer et de poissons de tous genres sont à la guise des visiteurs de tous horizons. Les produits artisanaux proposés à moindre prix constituent des articles souvenirs hors du commun. Les restaurants atypiques et chaleureux suggèrent également des plats locaux et internationaux succulents qui réveilleront vos papilles. Les bungalows nichés dans un jardin de verdure vous assurent détente et farniente, dans un environnement serein.