Tamboho Hotel is ideal for a stopover in Antananarivo if you want to be away from the crowds and noise of the city centre. It's located beside a lake in a gated community which includes a number of shops and a food court. The hotel has its own restaurant and terrace, open for breakfast, lunch and dinner, overlooking the water. There's also a bar. Outdoors there is a small swimming pool and sunbathing area.
Guest rooms are spread across 3 floors and have a modern feel and are equipped with air conditioning and free Wi-Fi, as well as satellite TV and a kettle and supplies of tea and coffee, with cold drinks available on each floor. All are en-suite and many have balconies. The hotel decor inccorporates traditional textile designs and wood carvings, providing a sense of place.
Open: Tamboho Hotel is open all year.
Location: Tamboho Hotel is in the gated Tana Water Front community in Ankorodrano, a residential area with a selection of shops and restaurants overlooking a lake. It is about a 5 minute drive from Tana city centre and 25 minutes from the international airport.
Rooms: There are 30 room arranged over 3 floors. All are air conditioned and have an en-suite bathroom. Facilities include satellite TV, free Wi-Fi, a safe and tea and coffee maker. Complimentary cold drinks including bottled water, are available on each floor. Most rooms have a private balcony. There is room service (not 24 hour).
Activities: Sightseeing and shopping in Tana, visiting the shops at Tana Water Front, relaxing at the hotel.
Facilities: The hotel has a restaurant and a bar. There is an outdoor swimming pool. The hotel offers a massage service. Reception is staffed 24 hours a day. There are several shops on site. There is a laundry service, payable locally.
Dining: The restaurant is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. There is a heated terrace for outdoor dining. Meals are eaten at individual tables.
Children: Children of all ages are welcome.
Health: This is a malarial area.
Communication: There is free Wi-Fi internet access at reception, in the restaurant, rooms and by the pool.
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"Typical large city hotel, in a safe area."