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Lokanga Boutique Hotel

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My wife and I stayed here on our first and then last night in Antananarivo. It really was a great introduction to the city after our arrival. The view over the city is truly amazing and provides a good perspective of its layout. It's located high on a hill close to the palace. Keep in mind that it is a... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

In the heights of Madagascar, romantic and with stupendous views over the city Great food, great service + buffet breakfast (which is rare in Mada). Rooms are clean and somehow romantic. Nb 2 & 3 have a private (shared) terrace. Located very close from the queen palace.

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Stamford, Connecticut
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent two individual nights at Lokanga as it served as the hub to our spoke visits in Madagascar. Excellent location which afforded us a beautiful view of the city from our balcony. The room was charming. Not sure what's available in Tana but this hotel certainly worked for us. We enjoyed our dinners here and the conversation with staffers... More 

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Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2016

We really enjoyed taking a break during our road tour of Madagascar and spent a couple of nights here. The beautiful colonial style decor and the terrace/garden with great views of the all city create a relaxing and charming atmosphere. The room was spacious and comfortable, the bathroom well-equipped.

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Paris, France
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016

We've stayed two times in the Lokanga hotel. The good things about it are the view over Tana, which is truly beautiful, the restaurant (both food and atmosphere are really nice) and the service. The rooms itself are only ok, and breakfast is super simple. But in a city famous for mainly having bad hotels, it's definitely worth staying in.... More 

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Fabiola D, Propriétaire at Lokanga Boutique Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for the feedback; We have transmitted to the Chef & kitchen staff your compliments for the food. Regarding the suites, there are all antique furnished and are equipped with electrical heaters for the chilly winter nights of Tananarive. Regarding breakfast, we serve a buffet breakfast with bread, gingerbread, toasts, homemade jam, honey, nutella, cereals, fruit, homemade yogurts, cheese, pancakes,... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016 via mobile

My husband me I stayed here for our first night in Madagascar after a late flight arrival. The room was so opus and comfortable in old colonial style. The view of the city from the terrace is incredible. You can see the whole of Tana. The staff were very friendly and the food was delicious. We tried various Malagasy dishes... More 

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Newton Le Willows, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2016

This comfortable and splendidly furnished hotel is set on the Royal Hill, providing incredible views over the city. The rooms have different themes and are equipped with antiques and family souvenirs. The bathroom was enormous and there was also a pleasant outside balcony, again with panoramic views. The staff were friendly and professional and we enjoyed the cuisine there. We... More 

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Cannes, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2016 via mobile

Fab little gem near the palace with amazing views and tranquil garden! Great for a beer and lunch! Specials and desserts are really good! Super service too; we had the zebu and butter chicken which was really creamy! Burger bread was very hard!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2016

This is a stunning place to stay and a piece of Malagasy history - the house where the Queen's Palace musicians used to live, and it is a delight! Each bedroom is full of antiques and some have balconies looking out over all of Tana below. The restaurant is excellent - eat on the terrace or indoors. and sometimes a... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2016

My husband and I stayed at the Lokanga Boutique Hotel on Christmas Eve. It is a quaint and comfortable lodging in a colonial-style building filled with antiques and other interesting decor. We were given a welcome drink upon arrival while they arranged our check-in details. Our room, the Explorator, was several flights up. Warning: I did not see an elevator.... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
a genuine traditional Malagasy House, all in red bricks with a balcony with breathtaking views over the city. lokanga is centrally located in the heart of an historical area, perched on the royal hill of Antananarivo a few step from the Queen's Palace. All the rooms are individually styled and decorated with family antiques and full comforts. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Lokanga Boutique Hotel

Address: Lot VW 115 Ambohimitsimbina, Antananarivo 101, Madagascar
Location: Madagascar > Antananarivo Province > Antananarivo
Price Range: $112 - $136 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Lokanga Boutique Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 6
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Also Known As:
Lokanga Boutique Hotel Madagascar/Antananarivo
Hotel Style:
#2 Romantic Hotel in Antananarivo
#7 Business Hotel in Antananarivo
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