: A member of the distinguished Relais & Chateau group, this superior 4 star hotel has 24 sea-facing rosewood villas each with great views, 12 private beaches and a beautiful swimming pool. Food and service are excellent, some of the best in Madagascar. The lodge is accessible by light aircraft from Antananarivo. The hotel supports local communities and conservation. Activities include night and day forest walks, boat rides, sailing, snorkelling, deep sea fishing, cultural visits, water skiing, kayaking in the mangroves and massage, not to mention lazing around on the beach.