Still Waters Cottage by Lake


Entire cottage hosted by Mary

  1. 6 guests
  2. 3 bedrooms
  3. 4 beds
  4. 1 bath
Self check-in
You can check in with the doorman.
Mary is a Superhost
Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Great location
100% of recent guests gave the location a 5-star rating.


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A beautiful self-catering cottage right by the shore of Lake Mantasoa. A peaceful getaway from the city, only 60kms from Tana.
Fully equipped kitchen, hot water, large bathroom.
A cosy wood stove to keep you warm on those drizzly days.
Strictly no smoking or noisy parties.
All profits help support our community school onsite.

The space
Right by the lake, you can bring your own boat to launch on the paved slipway.
There is lots happening: daily Bible study, craft workshop and lessons, schools, clinic and much more.

Where you'll sleep

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed, 1 crib
Bedroom 2
2 single beds
Bedroom 3
1 single bed, 1 crib

What this place offers

Lake access
Free parking on premises
Patio or balcony
Indoor fireplace
Luggage dropoff allowed
Pack ’n play/Travel crib
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide alarm

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4.96 out of 5 stars from 23 reviews


Where you’ll be

Mantasoa, Antananarivo, Madagascar

Several restaurants around the lake- easy to access by boat, a bit further by road!
Local hotels have horse riding and water sports.Some people swim in the lake - at your own risk. No dangerous beasties!

Hosted by Mary

  1. Joined in July 2015
  • 52 Reviews
  • Identity verified
  • Superhost
We have lived and worked in Madagascar at Lake Mantasoa with FMMB for nearly 30 years.

During your stay

We are here to help when you need it as we live on site.
There is a small shop on site for everyday needs.

Mary is a Superhost

Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
  • Response rate: 100%
  • Response time: within a few hours
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Things to know

House rules

Self check-in with building staff
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events

Health & safety

Airbnb's COVID-19 safety practices apply
Carbon monoxide alarm not reported Show more
Smoke alarm

Cancellation policy