The Ankarana Lodge is located less than one mile from the entrance of the Ankarana National Park. The property has been integrated into a natural environment, offering an idyllic setting for each guest. This eco-lodge is surrounded by a large private park covered by tsingy, or strange rock formations, as well as a primary dry forest. The lodge receives frequent visits from the local wildlife including lemurs, birds, chameleons, geckos, frogs, and more. The Ankarana Lodge has been integrated into the natural environment as to avoid the deforestation of the local trees, minimalizing any impact on the natural environment. Therefore the various buildings are spread over a large area, such as reception, restaurant, bar, flats, guest house, bungalows, swimming pool, and health facilities. To ensure the comfort of each guest, the Ankarana uses solar and wind power, with the emergency generator being used as little as possible.
For nature lovers, the Ankarana recommends an overnight in one of the tents and pavilions which feature a large living room. These tents have an opening on each side, protected by a mosquito net, providing perfect ventilation. Some of the other features include a good mattress on double bed, a minibar and electric lighting. The sanitary facilities are available in an annex building.
For visitors seeking conviviality, the Ankarana has designed a guest house equipped with a large terrace, which offers family accommodation of two bedrooms with private bathroom (shower and WC), or three double rooms with washbasin (shared facilities in a neighboring building).
For guests that would prefer to rent a larger space the Ankarana offers a bungalow (65m ²) which features a private bathroom (shower and WC). Ideal for the evenings, a large terrace has been equipped to each bungalow for relaxation after a day of exploration hikes through the Tsingy.
The restaurant, built on a rocky plateau, offers a perspective on a circular unforgettable landscape. In the distance, the buildings of the kitchen, fully integrated in the forest, does not disrupt the delicious sensation of enjoying a meal in nature. After an eventful day in the scorching tsingy massive Ankarana, enjoy cocktails and refreshing tropical fruit Malagasy specialties are served in the restaurant or on your private terrace ... moments of pure happiness!