The Isalo Ranch, an eco-lodge situated close to the Isalo National Park.
T he Isalo Ranch is a charming combination of a restaurant and twenty comfortable bungalows with a swimming pool, set in a beautiful tropical garden.
This eco lodge is situated at the foot of the Isalo National Park with panoramic views of the mountains, a perfect place to prepare for your hiking or trekking in the most beautiful National Park of Madagascar.
Set in a vast natural setting, calm and tranquil, Isalo ranch offers you a relaxing haven after a day of exploring or sightseeing in the National Park. When you take the National Route 7 southwards, the Isalo Ranch is located 5 km after the village of Ranohira, on your right at the foot of the mountain, and only 200 meters from the N7.
The entrance to the National Park is situated at the village of Ranohira, 300 km south of the central highlands provincial capital of Fianarantsoa, and 250 km from Toliara on the south-west coast.
Mirroring local habitats, our bungalows are built in the traditional style of the region. The materials used are red clay, timber-framed and with thatched roofs and we have added colourful stone blocks from a nearby quarry.
The restaurant with its terrace is at the heart of the ranch, looking over the pool and with magnificent views towards the Isalo mountains.
Sit on the terrace with a fruit cocktail or one of our famous rums, flavoured with fruits and Malagasy spices...
Visit the Isalo National Park, a granite massif with breathtakingly beautiful landscapes and much endemic wildlife.
Several hikes such as the "Natural Pool", "The Canyon", "Les Cascades des Nymphs or the “Blue and Black Pool".There are also tours by bike...