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Le Lac Hotel

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Fianarantsoa II, 301, Fianarantsoa, Madagascar
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Le Lac Hotel
Ranked #2 of 3 Hotels in Fianarantsoa
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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English first
17 reviews 17 reviews
7 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

We didn't know what to expect here and as the road is not good for the last 2kms were unconvinced that it would be worth the journey so were pleasantly surprised to find this eccentric place which has obviously been built with a lot of heart. Although it was raining our kids were entertained by the pedallos and canoes, table... More

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Erlangen, Germany
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29 reviews 29 reviews
19 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2013

The location is amazing, as the name says, at a beautiful lake and the houses are on the lake. The bed is huge (king size!) and ultra comfy. Unfortunately we only stayed there for 1 night and left the next morning early to leave with the train (MUST DO!) to Manakara. The train station is directly on the other side... More

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Hamburg, Germany
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2013

A very quiet and beautiful place! It is hard to get there since the road is a nightmare, but if you take the train you will be "delivered" right in front of the hotel. The food is very good, the rooms beautiful and romantic. We stayed in June (cold season) but felt absolutely fine in this cosy small houses!

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Lexington, Kentucky
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70 reviews 70 reviews
31 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2013

We had one of the large, lovely and bright Chalets on stilts at the edge of the lake. It is wonderfully scenic! We dined out side in the lovely gardens and the food was very good. This hotel is about 20 km outside of Fianarantsoa and the road is terrible but we traveled there by train (the unique Micheline) which... More

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125 reviews 125 reviews
45 hotel reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2013

The rooms to this hotel are of chalet type, many are situated on stilts in a lagoon. Inside they are very dark with very poor lighting, this isn't helped by the large amount of dark wood that is used everywhere. There are other rooms on land but the ones we saw were very small and pokey. The shower in our... More

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Toronto, Canada
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50 reviews 50 reviews
27 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2013

First of all - mind it's not a hotel located in the centre of Fianarantsoa, but honestly I would rather take it as an advantage. Le Lac Hotel, as the name indicates is close to the lake about 20 km by dirt, bumpy road from the city. Bungalows look better from outside than inside, even these on stills are rather... More

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Beringen, Belgium
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39 reviews 39 reviews
17 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2012

The way to the hotel is a nightmare. The standard bungalows where we stayed in the first night are 1star and that's it, the lake bungalows approach 3* and are much more pleasat. On a tour it is not worth lossing the time to reach it if you have to stay in the standard bungalows.

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37 reviews 37 reviews
19 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2012

It's one of the best hotel I have ever been to, for its location (by a lake), its chalets, its details, the warm fireplace in the restaurant room and the good food served in the restaurant. Our chalet was so romantic and cosy that we would have stayed longer! And all around a luxuriant garden with so many flowers and... More

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Bruxelles, Belgium
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67 reviews 67 reviews
65 hotel reviews
91 helpful votes 91 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2007

It is a nice hotel on the shore of a lake in a very tiny village not far from Fiaranantsoa. I chose to sleep one night during my trip on the RN5 in this hotel and was not disappointed. My stay was fine and it was quite cheap, even for magdagascar's standards. The bungalows are quite nicely (anmd recently) decorated... More

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Address: Fianarantsoa II, 301, Fianarantsoa, Madagascar
Location: Madagascar > Fianarantsoa Province > Fianarantsoa
Also Known As:
Le Lac Hotel Madagascar/Fianarantsoa

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