Location and useful information
ECOTOURISM
Our hotel group Hôtel Sainte Marie or H.S.M commits to protect Sainte-Marie’s environment

Sainte-Marie is an oasis that abounds with natural wonders: primary forests, endemic flora, waterfalls, unique marine species, etc. Besides, this exquisite island is well preserved from mass tourism and remains an idyllic holiday destination.

H.S.M cares about sustainable development and actively contributes to its implementation.

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The Cétamada Association

Created in 2009, Cetamada is an association that ensures the conservation of marine mammals in Sainte-Marie. The association raises awareness among the villagers and trains local guides to promote responsible whale watching.

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H.S.M preserves Sainte-Marie Island by:

icon soanambo hôtel Minimizing its environmental impacts

icon soanambo hôtel Protecting and conserving the environment

icon soanambo hôtel Participating in waste management and recycling

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H.S.M protects the marine ecosystem by:

icon soanambo hôtel Promoting sustainable tourism and ecotourism

icon soanambo hôtel Educating and raising awareness of the environment and marine biodiverity

icon soanambo hôtel Developing community activities

icon soanambo hôtel Supporting scientific research

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H.S.M enhances social life by:

icon soanambo hôtel Conforming to labour legislation

icon soanambo hôtel Valuing local staff and local culture

icon soanambo hôtel Improving the villagers’ living conditions

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H.S.M contributes to Sainte-Marie’s economic development by:

icon soanambo hôtel Actively participating in community actions

icon soanambo hôtel Increasing fairness in economic activities

icon soanambo hôtel Improving professionalism within hospitality industry

HOW TO GET TO SAINTE-MARIE
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GETTING TO THE ISLAND

Soanambo Hotel is one-hour flight from Antananarivo, the capital of Madagascar, and 1 hour and 50 minutes from Saint-Denis, the capital of Reunion Island.

FROM AIRPORT
soanambo logo ANTANANARIVO – SAINTE-MARIE
soanambo logo LA REUNION – SAINTE-MARIE
soanambo logo TAMATAVE – SAINTE-MARIE
BY BOAT

You can travel to Sainte-Marie by boat. First, you have to travel by car from Antananarivo to Mahambo or Soanierana Ivongo. Then, take a boat to Sainte-Marie at the pier.

soanambo logo MAHAMBO / SOANIERANA IVONGO – SAINTE-MARIE
USEFUL INFORMATION
LOCAL TRANSPORT

Shuttle buses for airport-hotel or port-hotel are available. The reservation needs to be done at least 48 hours in advance.

You can also take taxis or tuk tuks.

SOANAMBO HOTEL

Soanambo Hotel is located on the southwest coast of Sainte-Marie Island, 10 minutes from the airport.

Address: P.O box 20 Vohilava, 515 Ile Sainte-Marie.

WE CAN BOOK YOUR TRIP
BOOK A FLIGHT

Our travel agency H.S.M VOYAGES is at your disposal for any flight reservation to Sainte-Marie:

OUR TRAVEL AGENT CAN BE CONTRACTED BY
téléphone : +261 20 23 640 53