Nestled in a stunning bay on the southern coast of Madagascar, protected by a Lagoon and facing the Island of Nosy Ve, is Anakao Ocean Lodge.  The lodge is a true masterpiece of natural design, seamlessly blending in with the surrounding gardens of indigenous plants of this arid region.

The lodge has 25 separate chalets, which are beautifully spread along the pristine beach, all with air conditioning, small bathrooms tucked away at the back, walk-in showers, safes and minibars. Apart from the beautiful setting and luxurious facilities, Anakao Ocean Lodge also offers many water sports activities for guests who enjoy a more active holiday. From kayaking, whale watching and snorkelling to the exhilarating experience of kite surfing, wakeboarding and windsurfing, guests can indulge in a range of thrilling activities, all accessible from the lodge.

25 chalets – Standard, Family, Suite – spread along the pristine beach. All the rooms feature air conditioning, small bathrooms tucked away at the back, walk-in showers, safes and minibars.

Room Facilities:

• Balcony safe
• Air conditioning
• Hair dryer
• bathrobe
• Mini bar

Lodge Facilities:

• Restaurant & Bar area


• Excursions by boat or canoe to the neighbouring islands of coral origin: Nosy Ve and Nosy Satrana.
• Scuba Diving
• Sunset Boat Cruise
• Whales in season – July to November
• Fishing
• Tsimanampetsotsa National Park is a site of great biological importance, with discoveries of skeletons of prehistoric animals in the caves. It also has the only salt water lake in Madagascar.
•Quad bike excursion of the local surrounding area.


Anakao Ocean Lodge is accessible by air and car.  It is located just over 1000 kms from Antananarivo, the capital of Madagascar, a flight of 1hr 50mins.  The lodge is located 45kms from Tuléar airport and can only be accessed by boat from Toliara.

Road transfers to/from Antananarivo can be arranged, however by road you would need to include it in a larger itinerary as it is too far for one journey.

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

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

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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.

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