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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

5 minutes by car from the entrance to the Ranomafana park. Friendly staff, they also served tea at our arrive. Clean rooms. Malagasy breakfast included in the price. Good dinner, in Malagasy way. Very good quality/price ratio.

Thank EmilioDiRita
Reviewed 15 February 2018

The bungalows are nice , on a hill close to the park. Spacious rooms , a bit basic interior , but certainly OK. Very friendly staff. Good food. Restaurant has a view on the vallay. A bit annoying is that in the morning you are...More

1  Thank Edith S
Reviewed 24 November 2017

The lodge is situated along a main road, but surrounded by forest. The sole entrance to the NP is a short drive away. The main buildings and chalets are built into the side of a hill, so lots of steps to individual buildings. But the...More

4  Thank DeeJ158
Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

Setam Lodge is located on a steep hillside overlooking the forested hills of Ranomafana NP. The rooms are reached by steep, uneven wooden steps. The cottages are duplexes - two rooms with an adjoining wall. The rooms we pleasant and rustic. Even though it was...More

1  Thank Happy_Camper_2004
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

4 star rating as there really aren't better options available in Ranomafana. Doesn't mean it's a great place, bungalows are decent but "clinical" and food was "so so". It really lacks charm which we did find in other hotels in Madagascar. Would nevertheless recommend.

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Cara M
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Response from Michalja2013 | Reviewed this property |
1. Taking the driver from Tana to Ranomafana is probably the best what you can do. 2. The park entrance is not so far from Setam Lodge - if you will not find someone who pick you up you may decide to walk. It is 1km... More
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