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  • Jan 12, 2015
    “Almost great”
  • Nov 1, 2014
    “IKOTEL in Ifaty- Awesome”
Mangily, Ifaty 601 Madagascar See on map
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Reviewed January 12, 2015

I can only echo what has been said before: comfortable bungalows right by the beach. The rooms could do with more than the 1 power outlet that they have. Very friendly staff too. There is a wifi connection (only useful for checking mail etc.) in...More

2  Thank munsteremerald
Reviewed November 1, 2014

Recently, I had the pleasure of spending two nights at the IKOTEL in Ifaty. I would have stayed longer, but we were on business. The room was comfortable and clean and I slept well. The sunset was spectacular. In this short visits we did manage...More

Thank Brian S
Reviewed January 5, 2013

My friend and I spent three nights here at the beginning of our trip in Madagascar. I had arranged the room via email in advance. We were offered a choice of two bungalows when we arrived, one right on the beach with a double bed,...More

6  Thank Catladylaura
Reviewed November 23, 2012

Ikotel is more secluded and private than a lot of the hotels along Ifaty Beach. Our room was lovely and the food and service at the hotel were quite good. Our room was spacious and the view, superb. The only quibble I could possibly have...More

2  Thank balabanovj
Reviewed January 15, 2012

We stayed here the beginning of Dec., 2011 for several nights. Being the end of the tourist season, we found few other guests, except for a group of birdwatchers who came in while we were there. It was very quiet & peaceful! We found it...More

2  Thank Murrmaid
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IKOTEL to Mangily Ifaty is a charming waterfront, consists of 13 bungalows (capacity: 38 pax), very nice decorated rooms and bedding very neat, with an American bar and lounge A beautiful open terrace on ...More the lagoon of Ifaty. It is at the heart of primary forest and is home to all species of birds. It is a very quiet place, we wanted to preserve it from any noise and any pollution, hence we operate solely on solar power and provide energy and hot water 24/24. Less
Hotel Amenities
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Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Business Center with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Laundry Service
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Shuttle Bus Service
Wheelchair access
Breakfast included
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Free Internet
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Suites, Family Rooms
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Suites, Family Rooms
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$23 - $58 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Madagascar > Toliara Province > Ifaty
Traveler (20)
Room & Suite (11)
Dining (8)
Pool & Beach (7)
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"If available, get one of the beachfront ones.... All the rooms are lovely and spacious though."
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"Work was being done on some of the bungalows in a remodeling project."
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