Intimate retreats with a laidback, eco-friendly atmosphere. All-inclusive experiences with the best of everything included.
The Low Down
Private bungalows caressed by tropical plants, soft white beaches and azure blue waters. Constance Tsarabanjina is a serene Madagascan island resort with virgin beaches, turquoise clear waters and the pleasures of nature at every turn. The all-inclusive resort has a focus on the finest and freshest seafood and all things aquatic, spend your days trying your hand at the various water sports on offer and your evenings tucking into the days catch. Switch off from the outside world and spend your time thoroughly getting to one with nature and cleansing the mind, body and soul. The resort can be reached either by road, boat or helicopter; once you arrive feast on the fresh seafood, Malagasy specialities, contemplate the beautiful views from your hammock or take a spa treatment outdoors at their ‘spa on the rocks’.
The Best Room For You
The Peaks Promise
Each booking will receive 2 sarongs, 10% discount on U Spa products as well as complimentary use of non-motorised watersports.
The Reasons To Go
- Explore the diverse ocean scapes on your own or with a snorkelling guide
Indulge in a message on the ‘Spa on the rocks’
Relax in a fully refurbished thatched roof villa looking out to sea
Catch your own fish for dinner
Dine on the freshly caught sea foods at the restaurant or be served your seafood platter on the beach
Take a guided walk around the island and absorb the panoramic views of Tsarabanjina and Mitsio Archipelago from the top of the hills
The Nitty Gritty
There are 25 villas perfectly placed on the north and south beaches. Built with thatched rooves and private terraces, every villa is unique and looks out on to the sea. Twelve of the villas have air-conditioned bedrooms and thirteen villas are completely air-conditioned.
Situated in the north-western part of Madagascar, about 40 miles from the island of Nosy Be, Tsarabanjina is one of the islets of the Mitsio Archipelago. Fringed by white sandy beaches with extraordinary birds, lush vegetation and encircled by coral reefs, the region is bathed in sunshine all year round. Tsarabanjina is a sacred islet.
- Getting there:
You can arrive by shuttle depending on the tides. The resort is 60-minutes from Manga Soa Lodge and 1h15 from Nosy Be Harbour. It takes 15 minutes to reach Tsarabanjina by helicopter.
- What to pack:
Sunglasses, a swimsuit, sunscreen and something snazzy for the evenings. The dress code is relaxed and the atmosphere encourages barefoot chic.
Constance Tsarabanjina has a vast buffet selection found within aptly named ‘The Restaurant’. Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner, The Restaurant specialises in the excellent preparation of freshly caught seafood. For an additional fee, you can be served a seafood platter on the beach. The Bar faces the lagoon and is open until late, the ideal spot for meeting people, relaxing to watch the sunset while sipping your chosen tipple.
Inspired by a beach chalet, the massage room offers the opportunity to enjoy U Spa by Constance treatments in a very special place on the rocks. There has also been an outdoor shower dug in and installed in the rocks.
- Signature Activities:
Catch your own fish for dinner, explore a diverse ocean scape with a snorkelling guide or relax during a massage at the “Spa on the rocks”. Various excursions are offered including, sunset on the Four Brothers Islands with a ballet of frigate birds, northern gannets and white-tailed tropic birds. Take a visit to Nosy Komba, the lemur island or the great basalt columns, the famous sight of the Mitsio Archipelago.
The Petit Peaks
- Babysitting: services are available upon request with at least 24h notice.
The Housekeeping Rules
- All rates are subject to 10% VAT (government tax) and a 5% service charge
The hotel can accommodate a maximum of 2 children up to 4 years old when sharing the adult’s room. Accommodation is complimentary when sharing with parents or another adult – meals and transfers and other services are chargeable.
Madagascar in general has a highly diverse subtropical climate however, average temperatures in Tsarabanjina vary very little. The warmest times of the year are usually April, November and March with the highest temperatures at around 33 degrees Celsius with year-round temperatures rarely dropping below 23 degrees Celsius. The driest months are usually May to August.
The Finer Details
All-inclusive stay experiences. Please message us for more details on what exactly is included in this.
Afternoon tea served from 5pm at ‘The Bar’
Snorkelling mask, fins and snorkel are at guests disposal for the whole duration of the stay to help you discover the real life aquarium of the Mitsio seas.
Catamarans, kayaks and Malagasy pirogue are found at the beach to go rowing around the island
Stand up paddleboards