Our tips at Nosy Be

Discover our selection of the best hotels, restaurants, bars & activity providers below!

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Hotels, restaurants or activities?

At Senga

Small budget

Certainly the best value for money of Nosy Be. A small, simple, family structure, 5 bedrooms, located on the beach. While being quiet in the village of Madirokely, you are perfectly located for the departure of excursions and the more lively life of Ambatoloaka. Our center is located 50 meters by the beach! Remember to book in advance!

Tsy Manin Apartment

Small budget

Located right next to our center, you enjoy a large terrace on the first floor, sea view. The apartment has 2 bedrooms, a simple and tastefully furnished common area. You go down a few steps and the restaurant / bar / tapas offers fresh and tasty dishes, a great soundtrack and a chill and relaxed atmosphere! 

Vanio Lodge

Medium budget

Simple and well-located hotel on Madirokely Beach, with rooms in a large house and a few bungalows in a tropical garden! In the calm of Madirokely, while having all the excursions, restaurants, bars, accessible on foot… A very good address!

Gérard and Francine

Medium budget

At Gérard and Francine's, you will be received in a magnificent house, like a guest house! Present for over 25 years and a benchmark in terms of quality, this establishment is a perfect compromise between the proximity of restaurants, departures on excursions and the calm of this stretch of beach ... a hotel recognized for its comfort, its friendliness and its ethical values!

Nosy Lodge

Medium budget

Hotel with swimming pool located on the beach, bright and spacious rooms, a catering service and Sylvie's welcome make this place an excellent hotel. We recommend!

Ylang Hotel

Medium budget

By the beach, next to a small mangrove, at Pascal and Nadia's, you will be at home. 4 bungalows, a large house, a swimming pool and even a gym for this small structure, quietly located on Ambondrona beach. Don't forget to talk to Pascal about his “Cloud” boat that he built in his garden!

The White Sand

Medium budget

The Sable Blanc residence located right next to our center offers quality studios and apartments by the sea. And with the LE TSY MANIN Bar / Restaurant, you will have a varied range of dishes, from breakfast to dinner. A very good value for money combining proximity to the beach, the village in a comfortable setting! A good plan.

Ambalamanga

Medium budget

In the middle of its tropical garden, Ambalamanga offers 5 holiday homes (for 4 to 8 people) arranged around a swimming pool with a relaxing terrace. The houses with rustic charm are cool and ventilated with large terraces and the equipment is complete: fitted kitchens / massage areas / laundries / free fiber optic WiFi / secure parking / TV on request.  

Sylvain and his discreet and attentive team will welcome you and advise you. An ideal setting for a quiet holiday while being close to the life of the village of Ambatoloaka!

Blue Hour

More upscale

In this small structure, the upper bungalows are magnificent: located on the edge of the hill, with a terrace overlooking the bay, they are decorated with great refinement. A magnificent infinity seawater swimming pool, a splendid view, a very good table. You will be delighted!

The Tsy Manin

The bar / restaurant with which we share the place! Chill atmosphere, concert evenings, beach volley games, continuous service… we love its tapas aperitifs at sunset, its good music, its smiling staff and the touch of madness from Mathieu the keeper!

Chez Senga Hotel Bar

A small hotel / bar located on the beach 20 meters from our center, run by Sophie and Flora who make it a friendly place where family atmosphere and creative spirit mingle around fun workshops offered by whoever wants ... Not to be missed : its quiches and salted caramel pancakes!

Baobab Coffee

Located in Ambatoloaka, it is the essential address for good food! Generous plates and quality local products, its chef Fred will delight your taste buds ... and don't forget to order a small rum arranged to digest!

Tamana Hostel

A great spot in Hellville (between the bazaar and Shampion) with a breathtaking view of the mangrove from their Rooftop… a breath of fresh air in the heart of the city and a fun place to sleep, eat, have a drink, chill or grab recycling ideas!

Parad'ice Glacier

The only real glacier on the island to offer a whole range of sorbets, creams and ice creams! Located in Ambatoloaka you can take a gourmet break in the shade of its garden nicely landscaped by our Aunty Sophie where pancakes and waffles are also offered.

Scuba diving

For a discovery of scuba diving or for experienced divers, Nosy Be is an exceptional spot! Between the reefs of Nosy Tanikely, the wrecks, the coral reefs and the drop offs of the open sea, there is something for everyone! For macro enthusiasts or for lovers of the big, Nosy Be will delight you. From nudibranchs to gray reef sharks, between turtles and groupers, in the midst of thousands of shooters, the richness of the seabed of Nosy Be is exceptional! So good bubbles!

Dhow and pirogue trip

Embark on a timeless journey on the northwest coast of Madagascar! A dhow or a traditional pirogue, a competent and qualified crew, pristine beaches, exceptional meals, unspoiled nature ... in short, a unique service offered by ALEFA Pirogue, a service provider established for over 20 years in Nosy Be. In the evening, by the beach, your tents await you for a night to the rhythm of the Mozambique Channel… A land / sea trip, between 3 and 10 days to discover the Sakalava coast, its landscapes and its fishing villages… In short… happiness!

Catamaran cruise

Sail for several days towards the Radamas Archipelago (South of Nosy Be) or the Mitsios Archipelago (North of Nosy Be), on a magnificent Catamaran equipped with 4 comfortable double cabins. Anchorage every day different, in a bay nestled on the coast of Madagascar or in front of a white sand beach to make you discover the diversity and the richness of the Sakalava coast! Qualified crew, succulent meal, provision of PMT, Kayak ... for a dream vacation with family or friends. So… good luck!

Sport fishing

Although we prefer to observe fish rather than catch them, we strongly recommend that you embark with Renaud, a passionate about the sea, nature and Nosy Be, installed for more than 20 years on the big island! A great respect for nature, with a maximum of relaxation on the caught fish, a perfect knowledge of the area, a sacred character for a sacred day!

Horse ride

Embark with Ambaro Ranch for an original discovery of Nosy Be on the land side. Discover the island on horseback during a 1.5 hour, 3 hour or 2 day ride. For beginners or experienced riders, the walks are adapted to each level. You even end up on the beach and in the water with your mane companion! In a family setting, with Laurent and Lucie, passionate about horse riding and nature, live a unique experience!

Lokobe reserve

A taxi picks you up at your Hotel to take you to the village of Ambatozavavy where a traditional pirogue awaits you to follow the mangrove and arrive in the village of Ampasipoy… Follow the guide for a 2-hour ride in this exceptional forest of diversity : snakes, chameleons, lemurs ... will certainly be flushed out! After the ride, traditional lunch on the beach then path in the opposite direction. An activity for the whole family, where young and old will be amazed!

4 × 4 island tour

The 4/4 picks you up at your hotel and takes you on a North / South discovery of Nosy Be: waterfall, Andilana beach, Florette area to finish under a sunset at Mont Passot! A good way to discover Nosy Be on the Earth side in one day!

Discover tracks and paths in the heart of Nosy Be, accessible only by Quad! Half-day or full-day circuits, accompanied by a guide who will teach you more about Nosy Be and the places crossed. Between discovery and thrills, a good way to have fun with family or friends!

Trekking Mont Passot

Discover during a stroll from 1h00 to 3h00, according to your desires, the sacred lakes nestled in the heart of Nosy Be! Accompanied by a guide, you will learn more about the flora and fauna of the island of perfumes before finishing the outing under a sunset at Mont Passot, an unmissable site with an exceptional view of Nosy Be, Nosy Sakatia… and the Mozambique Channel as far as the eye can see!

Diego-Hely waterfall

Located a few kilometers from Ambatoloaka on the road to Hell Ville, the Diego Hely waterfall is a perfect place to relax! A large water hole, a green wall, children jumping from the rocks ... in short, a great activity, easily accessible on foot, by scooter or by taxi. Favor the morning for the light…

The Domaine de Florette

30 hectares of plantation in the heart of Nosy Be in a secondary forest ... A perfect place for lovers of trees, plants, fruits ... Trails designed in the heart of the area, which allow hikers and confirmed to enjoy a rich nature! Accompanied by a guide, you will learn a lot about the different species that surround you and the Sakalava culture! Finish with a lunch in the magnificent house of the property.