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Couleur Cafe

route d'Ambositra, Antsirabe, Madagascar
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Couleur Cafe
Ranked #1 of 19 Antsirabe B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Austrey, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
12 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This hotel was a lovely surprise, an oasis in the middle of a city. Charming bungalows set within a lovely garden. The hotel staff are helpful and the food was some of the best we had in Madagascar. The menu was in French but one of the waiters helped us translate. As it can be cool in the evening, a... More

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Cape Town
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122 reviews 122 reviews
65 hotel reviews
111 helpful votes 111 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was my favourite hotel of the whole trip, and that takes some doing, considering the natural beauty some of the others have surrounding them. It was also by far the best value for money we had anywhere. Couleur Cafe is very much close to the middle of the city and a complete surprise once you enter the gates. It's... More

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Antananarivo, Madagascar
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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Second stay in 2 years. Still very charming place with positive changes since last time with improved decoration and new appliances in the room. Very comfortable bed and a wonderfully quiet environment. Staff always very friendly and effective. The wide choice of pastries and home-made marmelade at breakfast is unique. Food is great at dinner, enhanced by a beautiful fire... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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96 reviews 96 reviews
74 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed 1 night on our way through and were pleasantly surprised at both the lodgings and restaurant. The chalet was clean, spacious and comfortable. The only downside to the room was the shower which was not deep enough and therefore water went all over the floor. There was no fan, air conditioner or mosquito net but none were needed.... More

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Brussels, Belgium
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

Out of several high end hotels we visited in Mada, this was easily the one with the most stunning rooms. Service is excellent as well. Little minus was that the breakfast was continental (read "French", read "only sweet stuff" ) only.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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100 reviews 100 reviews
34 hotel reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

Antsirabe made for a good overnight stop on the trip between Ranomafana NP and Andasibe-Mantadia NP (Perinet). These one-room villas are nicely arranged in a beautiful garden. Our villa was spacious and tastefully decorated, with a high, vaulted, wooden-beamed ceiling. There are no mosquito nets or fans, but electric mosquito repellants are provided and the room was cool. The bathroom... More

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New York City, New York
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22 reviews 22 reviews
11 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

The hotel is owned by a Magalasy-French couple who are very friendly. My colleague and I stayed here for one night whilst travelling through Antsirabe. Pulling into Couleur Cafe is like taking a breath of fresh air - the lovely gardens, the big bungalow room, and the wonderful food all make this a restful place to stay. For dining options,... More

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Clearwater Beach, FL
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267 reviews 267 reviews
192 hotel reviews
317 helpful votes 317 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

Nice rooms with good internet. The bed was good but the comforter was too heavy and stiff to get a good nights sleep. Good restaurant for dinner but the breakfast was near the bottom of our 7 week Africa trip - charged us for eggs. An adaquate place to stay with nice grounds, but the two negatives are hard to... More

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Austin, Texas
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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

I stayed in Couleur Cafe only for one night after a long day in some remote villages. Sadly, I arrived after dark and left early the next morning, so only saw the garden in the daylight as I was preparing to leave - but it is lovely! The rooms are quite spacious. I appreciate the quiet and calm afforded by... More

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Old basing
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68 reviews 68 reviews
30 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2014

We stayed at the Couleur Cafe one night as a stop-over on our journey south. Of all the towns / cities we saw in Madagascar, Antsirabe is probably the most interesting to visit. Our room - in a little cabin quite close to the reception area - was comfortable & decorated in an attractive, sparse style. No drawers or hanging... More

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Address: route d'Ambositra, Antsirabe, Madagascar
Location: Madagascar > Antananarivo Province > Antsirabe

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