We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
New! Find and book your ideal hotel on TripAdvisor — and get the lowest prices

Calypso Hotel

Travelers' Choice award winner
Book on TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Enter dates for best prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
Book on
or compare prices from up to 200 sites including:
Professional photos
Calypso Hotel
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"moduleList":["handlers"]},"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

80 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 46: English reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have stayed here twice, the food it awesome, the staff are friendly and helpful, the rooms are spacious and equip with all you need, mini bar included. There is a gym and spa, with a poor and sauna, very nice place to stay

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Grant R
Antananarivo, Madagascar
Reviewed 1 week ago

Have been living in Madagascar more than half a year and visited numerous destinations around the country, and this is the nicest hotel I have stayed in so far. If's about 300m from the beach but the hotel itself has a spa with indoor pool, massage, etc - the television is large and has a variety of channels. Room is...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank TAZMPictures
CALYPSO H, Guest Relations Manager at Calypso Hotel, responded to this review

Good Day, Thank you for your interest about Calypso Hotel. Could you give us the number of your room during your stay please ? We would like to verify with the housekeeping about the toilet non-cleanliness. We apoligize of this error. We hope that you'll return with us for your next travel. Best regards

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Calypso Hotel is one of the best options you have in Tamatav. Hotel is new and Modern. Rooms are good and the Airconditioning works well. You going to need that during certain times of the year. WiFI is average - this unfortunately is not the hotel but Madagascar. Breakfast is ok - Ask for Lavazza coffee if your a...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Joao P
South Africa
Reviewed November 1, 2016

The hotel is well situated, neatly kept and the restaurant staff are extremely friendly, the menu choice is good and the meals were excellently prepared. Very comfortable rooms. The dining options either inside or on the patio which allows smoking.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank bferna29
CALYPSO H, Guest Relations Manager at Calypso Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for staying at the Hotel Calypso and for giving your appreciation. We hope to see again you very soon. Best regards

Reviewed October 2, 2016 via mobile

Its for me the best hotel in toamasina , no other places to choose from. The rooms are spacious and comfortable. Its very well equipped with speedy wifi. The service is as good , i was served a breakfast at 5:30 am . Enjoy your stay.

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Masgergu
CALYPSO H, Director of Sales at Calypso Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your stay at Calypso Hotel. We hope to review you soon. Awaiting your next reservation. Best regards.

Prescott Valley, Arizona
Reviewed August 27, 2016

We enjoyed this hotel. The service was good but not excellent..Our room was quite nice. The breakfast buffet was fairly simple, but eating outdoors on the balcony was delightful.. It was difficult communicating with some of the staff.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank cooperlynx
Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

Wonderful hotel and very comfortable. Seems a hotel made for you. Very nice staff and a good service. Always stay in same hotel whenever visiting this city. Market nearby and all in walking distance. Worth this place.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Nadia B
Ginosar, Israel
Reviewed August 1, 2016

Clean and large rooms, restaurant with good food, great outside patio. very friendly staff. You need a code for the WiFi, and they may charge you a little, or not. it is a 20 minutes from the airport, the hotel can arrange you a ride to there. stayed many times, but had not yet used the gym, which is supposed...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Aviv_Scheinman
Australia
Reviewed April 3, 2016

Stayed at Calypso in March 2016 during the Easter holidays, the hotel is clean and staff very friendly. I particularly enjoyed the food and the service offered by the staff.They made an effort to get me a room as the hotel was fully booked and I do not regret the time I spent there. It surely deserves the title.....The best...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Kithman14
Glen Mills, Pennsylvania
Reviewed April 2, 2016 via mobile

My wife and I are volunteering a board Mercy Ships here in Madagascar are and we were suggested to stay at this hotel upon arrival since the ship was for one we would be getting here. Fortunately, sweet arrived on the ship for us and we did not stay at the hotel. Last night we went to the Calypso for...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank CraigGaspasser
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

37 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveler Photos (34)
Viewed
Bathroom (4)
Viewed
Room/Suite (6)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (3)
Viewed
Business Center/Function Rooms (5)
Viewed
Other (16)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (3)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (2)
Viewed
Other (1)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Toamasina (Tamatave)
0.6 mi away
Hotel Joffre
Hotel Joffre
#2 of 11 in Toamasina (Tamatave)
61 reviews
3.1 mi away
Sunny Golf Hotel
Sunny Golf Hotel
#3 of 11 in Toamasina (Tamatave)
21 reviews
0.1 mi away
Java Hotel
Java Hotel
#4 of 11 in Toamasina (Tamatave)
26 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
0.0 mi away
Constance Tsarabanjina
Constance Tsarabanjina
#1 of 1 in Nosy Mitsio
411 reviews
0.0 mi away
Boraha Village
Boraha Village
#6 of 14 in Nosy Boraha
73 reviews
83.5 mi away
Hotel Libertalia
Hotel Libertalia
#3 of 14 in Nosy Boraha
187 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
Services
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Airport Transportation
  • Business Center with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Calypso hotel has 52 guest rooms accessible by elevator (including 04 suites, 02 family rooms and 04 rooms for handicapped person), all air conditioned, equipped with shower and bath and with free wifi access, direct phone and satellite TV.To add the 52 rooms existing, a new building called "Ulysse" is open since 05th of June 2014, with 17 supplementary rooms, including a suite VIP, 70m² to offer more space and luxury to our customers desiring it.They will be served by an independent elevator.The restaurant can receive simultaneously 100 guests in a warm and colorful atmosphere or on the terrace airy and relaxed.The SPA area stretches over 400 m² on levels.Open everyday from 05:45 am to 08:45 pm (opening on Sunday and Holiday at 10:00 am), it will in a quiet atmosphere and a few sessions, classify the tensions and to find a real wellness of body and mind.This privileged place of relaxation and fitness available free of charge at the disposal of the hotel guests, includes a finess area with modern and efficient equipment (presence of a a coach), pool heated to a system of swimming against the current, a Steam room, massage room or beauty care.The reception-conference space in "Ulysse" building includes a large room of 250m² and two smaller rooms on the mezzanine. It will be set of all necessary technical equipment meet the needs of the customers.This space will have a self-contained kitchen and therefore will grant to all types of events (seminar, small meeting, cocktail, dinner, lunch or dinner served at table or formula buffet, festive evening, exposure ...) For personalized service and maximum performance. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Calypso Hotel

Address: Rue Lieutenant Noel Ambodimanga | BP. 159 - Tamatave 501, Toamasina (Tamatave) 501, Madagascar
Location: Madagascar > Toamasina Province > Toamasina (Tamatave)
Price Range: $102 - $142 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Calypso Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 69
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with TripOnline SA, Booking.com, Priceline and Agoda so you can book your Calypso Hotel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Calypso Hotel Madagascar/Toamasina (Tamatave)
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travelers have asked, with answers from Calypso Hotel staff and other travelers.
4 questions
Ask a question
Christchurch, New Zealand
Leeds, United Kingdom
over a year ago

See all questions (4)

Questions? Get answers from Calypso Hotel staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travelers prefer

“they will charge 2-3% on credit card check out - get cash if you can”
 of 5 bubbles Aviv_Scheinman, Aug 1, 2016 | Read review
“The wifi in the room is not that good, you have to go in the restaurant or bar to have good reception.”
 of 5 bubbles Kithman14, Apr 3, 2016 | Read review
“The staff will allow you to view several standards of rooms before you make a choice if you ask.”
 of 5 bubbles hch2016, Feb 26, 2016 | Read review
“no rooms with a good view so I went for 1st floor”
 of 5 bubbles phillti, Feb 11, 2016 | Read review
“Try get a room on first floor then you can use the stairs there is a lift other rooms on other floors do a a nice view of city”
 of 5 bubbles Susanlugg, Mar 8, 2015 | Read review
5 of 5
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay