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    Le Grand Bleu

    Andilana | BP 407, Nosy Be 207, Madagascar
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    27/08/2017 28/08/2017
    1 room
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      2 adults
      • 2 adults
        0 children
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          • Excellent77%
          • Very good17%
          • Average4%
          • Poor1%
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          Free Internet
          Free Parking
          Air Conditioning
          Non-Smoking Rooms
          Airport Transportation
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          Swimup Bar
          Pets Allowed
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          2.0 Star Hotel
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          1 - 5 of 69 reviews

          Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

          Perspective is important here. This is an African Island after all, so don't expect too much. We booked 4 nights here on booking.com, and 5 nights elsewhere, closer to Helleville via airbnb. When we arrived, we were immediately attended to and offered a cocktail to...More

          Thank Alan S
          Response from Celine_de_Nosy-Be, Gérant at Le Grand BleuResponded 3 weeks ago

          Hello sir, It is not true to write that you booked through Booking.com, because you canceled with this social site to book elsewhere. You may not have the right information, sir, because the reservation is in Madame's name. You say you have booked with a...More

          Reviewed 21 May 2017

          Le Grand Bleu is an endearingly lovely hotel with the most wonderful situation overlooking the bay. Looking at this view over the infinity pool edge is truly paradise. Jacques runs a wonderful hotel, the staff are lovely and attentive. It really was one of the...More

          Thank Sophie W
          Management response:Responded 22 May 2017

          Dear Sophie, The whole staff of the Grand Bleu thank you for your nice comment. You have loved the unique location of the Grand Bleu, overlooking the sea from the infinity pool over the bay on the Andilana peninsula in Nosy Be. You have made...More

          Reviewed 16 May 2017

          We stayed in the backpackers chalets for seven nights, basic but comfortable. Took half board, was plenty and very tasty food. Pre arranged 4 excursions, they where well organized and enjoyable. Very pretty location with stunning views. Would go again.More

          Thank Eddie v
          Management response:Responded 18 May 2017

          Dear Eddie, Thank you for your very nice review. By being housed in a basic hiker bungalow, garden view; You have made a one week stay with the program of beautiful excursions in the archipelago of Nosy Be. You know that you can also make...More

          Reviewed 15 May 2017

          Jacques and Celine run an exquisite hotel with beautiful rooms (we stayed in one of the bungalows). Each room had an incredible view of either the north or south bay, both of which can be seen from the hotel pool. We had no issue communicating,...More

          Thank Benjamin K
          Management response:Responded 17 May 2017

          Dear Ben, All the beautiful team of the Grand Bleu and Jacques thank you for your very nice comment. You are right, the hotel is cosmopolitan, so we receive from the whole world, which allows a real exchange between the guests and also the entire...More

          Reviewed 12 May 2017

          Le Grand Bleu is great for a few days away from the real world. The rooms are good (although perhaps not great) and have their own hammocks and nice views of the water. The restaurant is good and the pool even better.More

          Thank Jason B
          Management response:Responded 14 May 2017

          Dear Jason, Thank you for your comment. Le Grand Bleu makes it possible to escape the vicissitudes of the active life, on its hill ... With a breathtaking view over the bay, a bit also away from the weather ... You know the way to...More

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          Awards & Recognition
          Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
          Certificate of Excellence
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Beachfront
          • Free Parking
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Free Internet
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Shuttle Bus Service
          • Airport Transportation
          • Concierge
          • Banquet Room
          • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
          • Laundry Service
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Room amenities
          • Minibar
          • Air Conditioning
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Price range
          • USD 34 - USD 103 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #1 Best Value Hotel in Nosy Be
          • #5 On the Beach Hotel in Nosy Be
          • Room types
          • Family Rooms ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Smoking rooms available
          • Number of rooms
          • 15
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          • Location
          • Madagascar >
          • Antsiranana Province >
          • Nosy Be
          • Also Known As
          • Le Grand Bleu Madagascar/Nosy Be
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Hello! Is there wifi available in the rooms or only in Public Spaces? Thanks in advance!
          27 December 2016|
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          Response from Celine_de_Nosy-Be | Property representative |
          Hello, We advise you to visit our site. Also you have the answer to your question in the section "services". To help you: WIFI IS FREE AT THE BIG BLUE By connecting directly in all areas, with 2 separate computer networks... More
          Hello, I love the beach so I am also looking at beach front properties. How easy is it to get to the beach from the hill that this hotel resides? The view does look lovely. Thanks!
          2 August 2016|
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          Response from Celine D | Property representative |
          Hello, As explained on the website of Big Blue, about the beach: You reach it by a path in 5 to 10 minute walk, approximately 150m, from coconut and mango trees directly from the hotel. You can meet villagers or fishermen... More
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          Does the hotel have a laundry service for guests?
          18 June 2015|
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          Response from Celine_de_Nosy-Be | Property representative |
          Simply go to the web site of Grand Bleu Nosy Be in the "Services". Thus you will see that it offers this service, you will also charging for this service. A popular service that allows you to leave with your clothes clean... More
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          "The better rooms are higher up towards the restaurant with very good views over the bay and well-tended..."
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