Masoala Forest Lodge, a haven for wildlife and tranquility, is surrounded by a spectacular rainforest in the Masoala National Park, Madagascar. This eco friendly lodge, looks out over the Tampolo Marine Reserve, with it’s warm coral-rich waters and pristine beaches.

The intimate restaurant offers wholesome three course meals, with organic produce from the lodge gardens and fresh rainforest fruits and seafood provided by the local community.

Guests can explore the wildlife and beauty of this natural paradise with activities including forest walks, snorkelling, kayaking, traditional pirogues, swimming in the sea and the crystal clear streams, whale watching, fishing and experiencing sustainable life in the rainforest with the local Malagasy community.

Accessible only be foot or by boat, with a maximum capacity of just 14 guests, Masoala Forest Lodge is a real get away from it all retreat and a nature lover’s paradise.


7  Stilted Treehouses with ensuite bathrooms.

Room Facilities:

• En-Suite with Shower

Lodge Facilities:

• “Beach House” Restaurant & Bar area
• Massage Tent
• Sea Deck
• A 10 hectare private forest reserve makes up part of the lodge grounds


• Night Walks which gives the chance of spotting nocturnal wildlife, such as Mouse lemurs, Leaf-tail geckos or even Aye-Aye
• Forest walks
• Water activities including snorkelling, kayaking, traditional pirogues, swimming in the sea and the crystal clear streams
• Fishing
• Whales in season – July to November.
• Experiencing sustainable life in the rainforest with the local Malagasy community.


Located on the Madagascar’s northeast coast, Masoala Forest Lodge is accessible only by boat or on foot.  There is a flight from Antananarivo on Wednesdays and Sundays to Maroantsetra, where you are met by lodge staff for a boat transfer.

We have some excellent itineraries that include a stay at Masoala Forest Lodge, please click below for details:

Madagascar Adventurer

Alternatively our team of expert Travel Consultants can tailor-make your Madagascar travel itinerary to include Masoala Forest Lodge.

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Any of our own Gamewatchers team of Safari Advisors based in the USA, Canada, the UK, India and Australia will be glad to be of service in arranging your safari, helping you plan your trip, confirming prices, answering your questions and booking your choice of safari camps and lodges for you.

Our Safari Advisors have helped many hundreds of our guests to plan their trips and will be delighted to assist you and to help you plan your ideal safari.

For contact details of all our overseas based Safari Advisors in UK, USA, Canada, Australia, India and South America click here, or call us using the numbers below:

USA & Canada USA & Canada Tel: +1-877-710-3014 (Julie Roggow) or +1-519-686-4776 (Rick McIntyre)

UK & EU UK & EU Tel: +44 (0)7986-978985 (Wayne Hammond)

Kenya Kenya Tel: +254 (0)774-136523

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