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Bungalow Motel Violette

Ambositra, Madagascar
Bungalow Motel Violette
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Turin, Italy
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175 reviews
69 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

The place is nice, reception on the main road near the restaurant and bungalows opposite uphill. There is no electricity during the night till seven, so you cannot charge your devices, wifi is only in the restaurant so you have to take a meal to use it. The room was large and comfortable, TV old with broken remote and only... More 

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Boulder, Colorado
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29 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

I did not stay at this hotel, but instead ate at the adjoining restaurant. We ordered pizza, which was quite good by Malagasy standards. The waitstaff were very helpful and friendly. The ambiance is nice as there are many beautiful wood carvings (what this area is know for) decorating the restaurant and there is also a nice view of the... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

I have stayed at Motel Violette for 1 night, in a room in the main building, above reception. For 32.000Ar, this motel is good value for a good night sleep. Yes, rooms are bit dated and basic but spacious and with running hot water! What a luxury! What made my stay memorable was the hotel staff including reception and restaurant.... More 

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Desio
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

We stayed in this hotel for two nights, we had a bungalow that was located on the opposite side of the reception, just few minutes on walk distance. The room is nice, large and quite clean, in relationship with the malgasy standards; the bathroom is large, ther's hot water and clean towels. The price is 55.000 Ar/for night. We had... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

Don't expect luxury, but the bungalows are clean and calm and there is hot water. The hotel is situated at the entrance of Ambositra so you're not exactly in the center of the city. The hotel restaurant is excellent. We had dinner and breakfast there - the food was fresh and tasty and the bread is homemade. There's a group... More 

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South Australia
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40 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2011

A little out of town but have a restaurant onsite. Need to run the hot water for a while until it kicks in but overall the rooms were good and used local carved timber in the furnishing. Pretty quiet in the units at the rear across the road. Stayed in Sept 2009.

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Netherlands
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69 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2011

We had a bungalow on the other side of the road. The rooms were spacious, but we didn't have hot water each times.The rooms were clean, but nothing special. you're a few kilometres outside the city centre.

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Tana
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2009

The bungalow are comfortable, a shower with lots of hot water and great pressure. There is TV not english channels.

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oregon
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26 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2008

This little jewel is clean spacious light and bright. It is also practically brand new. Nothing too fancy but safe and friendly. The new cabins are up above the highway with a view of the town and surrounding rice paddies. They have TV!! No English stations. The bathroom is clean and large. The towels are thin but hey. The restaurant... More 

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