The Kartiffa Hotel is a small hotel located in Diego Suarez (Antsiranana) in the north of Madagascar. In 2009, the former office building was completely renovated and offers now comfortable accommodation to customers, who are looking for a quiet place to stay throughout their visit of Diego and its surrounding.
The hotel is named after the owner Toto's two kids: Karl and Tiffany. The two-storied building offers wonderful views over the Diego Suarez Bay, the world's largest natural bay. Kartiffa has a total of 12 standard rooms (51,000 Ariary per night) and 2 family suites (71,000 Ariary per night). Each room has air-conditioning and is equipped with a 4-poster bed with mosquito net, private bathroom with toilet and shower/bathtub, satellite TV and refrigerator. The rooms on the top floor have a balcony, the rooms on the ground floor a small terrace with seating area.
Additionally, there is a larger roofed terrace where meals and breakfast are served on request. Customers can also use the kitchen to prepare their own meals from the fresh goods bought at the market. The building of a small swimming pool was in progress in November 2011.
From the hotel it is very close to Joffre Sqare, a popular meeting point for locals with views onto the harbour. Kartiffa is in short walking distance to the tourist strip of Rue Colbert (Colbert Street) with its many restaurants, bars and shops.
Their are many things to discover around Diego Suarez. At the tour operator office Toto Circuits Diego, Toto arranges tours with a 4x4 rental car with driver to Montagne d'Ambre National Park, Red Tsingy and Ankarana National Park. He also offers boat tours to the Emerald Sea or the beach village of Ramena.
Diego Suarez (Antsiranana)
Tel: +261 (0)32 04 185 83(mobile)