South African Hotels

Vanila Hotel & Spa

Northern region of Madagascar
Hotel Type
Beach, Spa

The spectacular island of Nosy Be in Madagascar can be translated as “Big Island”, and was named as such as it is the biggest island around Madagascar in the Indian Ocean, off the African coast. The island is characterised by its picturesque landscapes and diverse fauna and flora, while the underwater life is vibrant and colourful, making for an unforgettable tropical holiday. Nosy Be also bears a rich cultural heritage, and the friendly locals reinforce the fact that this is indeed a paradise island. The island is home to the magnificent Vanila Hotel and Spa.


The hotel offers 56 spacious rooms, including garden view rooms, ocean view rooms and prestige suites. Each hotel room is equipped for maximum comfort and is individually decorated and furnished with beautiful wood from Madagascar.


  • Kiddies' playroom
  • Playground
  • Mountain bike rental
  • Gym
  • Computer room with Internet, scanner, card reader, and printer
  • Handicrafts shop
  • Conference room
  • Two freshwater pools
  • A Child pool
  • WiFi
  • Two restaurants
  • Poolside bar
  • Dive center
  • Spa with a hydrotherapy room, Jacuzzi's and a Turkish bath

Below detailed information about the Vanila Hotel & Spa is available.
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Ensuite / Private bathroom
  • Mini bar
  • Safe
  • Satellite TV
  • Telephone


Parfum Vanille

Vanila Hotel's French chef creates a delicious fusion cuisine, blending European techniques with unique Creole tradition. The Parfum Vanille restaurant seats 80 guests and the main restaurant serves breakfasts and buffet dinners. A wide variety of local products are available at the restaurant including tiger prawns, line fish, zebu and tropical vegetables. The great meals are often paired with fabulous live music.

The Grill Del Sol

The Del Sol Grill at Vanila Hotel seats 40 guests by the sea. This stunning venue is open all day while the adjoining pool bar serves a variety of cocktails.

Spa Facilities

Spa facilities:

  • Hydrotherapy room
  • Four private massage suites
  • 4 Jacuzzi's
  • Turkish bath.

  • Erol Cruises - Erol is an 18-metre traditional Turkish skiff and visitors can enjoy cruising in the Mozambique Channel.
  • Scuba-diving - The coral reefs and unusual wildlife make this one of the most famous scuba-diving in the world. Scuba-diving is available to a wide range of skill levels.
  • Private Beach - A private beach is located on Nosy Sakatia which is reached 10 minutes by boat. Guests can enjoy sunbathing, kayaking, trekking and snorkeling at the beach.
  • Deep-sea Fishing - With fish species abundant throughout the year, all types of fisherman can enjoy deep-sea fishing excursions from Vanila Hotel.
On-site activities
  • Kiddies playroom and playground
  • Mountain bike rental
  • Gym
  • Handicrafts shop
  • Two simming pools
  • Children’s pool
  • Spa treatments.

Vanila Hotel conferencing

The Vanila Hotel in Nosy Be, Madagascar, features a fully-equipped conference room and exhibition area of that is 80m² in size.

  • Bar
  • Business Centre
  • Childrens playground
  • Conference venue
  • Curio Shop
  • Gym
  • Jacuzzi
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Swimming Pool

Check in and Check Out Times
  • Check in: 14:00
  • Check out: 10:00
General Services
  • Air conditioning
  • Health & Fitness Centre
  • Housekeeping service
  • Kid's entertainment
  • Massage treatments

Available Rooms

Garden Room

# Rooms:

The Hotel in Nosy Be, Madagascar, features 56 rooms including Garden Rooms, Ocean Rooms and Prestige Suites. The 20 Garden Rooms are between 28m² and 36m² in size and provide views of the tropical garden at the hotel.

Garden Room features:

  • En-suite bathroom with separate toilet
  • Satellite television
  • Telephone
  • Safe
  • Mini bar
  • Overhead fans
  • Air conditioning.

Ocean Room

# Rooms:

The 34 Ocean Rooms vary between 32m² and 42m² in size and include 8 inter-leading rooms and 2 honeymoon suites.

Ocean Rooms feature:

  • Ocean view
  • Private balcony
  • Bathroom with separate toilet
  • Satellite television
  • Telephone
  • Safe
  • Mini bar
  • Overhead fans
  • Air conditioning.

Prestige Suite

# Rooms:

The two Prestige Suites are named the African Suite and Malagasy Suite and measure 64m² in size.

Prestige Suites feature:

  • Ocean views
  • Mini hi-fi
  • DVD player
  • Jacuzzi on the balcony
  • 2 toilets
  • 2 lounges
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Satellite television
  • Telephone
  • Safe
  • Mini bar
  • Overhead fans
  • Air conditioning.

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GPS Co-Ordinates

Latitude: -13.321220

Longitude: 48.185203


Situated 15km from the north-western coast of Madagascar in the magnificent Indian Ocean, one can find Nosy Be. Characterised by its beautiful landscapes and diverse fauna, Nosy Be is a charming island in Madagascar.


On site parking facilities are provided for guests.

Star Rating

3 Star

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