The 2016 Nosy Be Symphony Third Edition was officially opened at the Vanila Hotel & Spa. A great cultural moment in which this festival has been labelled “Official event of the Vanilla islands” in February 2016. The 2017 Nosy Be Symphonies will be from August 29th to September 02nd. For this event, please find below our Package offer Special Nosy Be symphonies 2017.



It’s at the Vanila Hotel & Spa that Kate Turkington chose to stay during her trip in Nosy be, Infatigable globe-trotter, author, writer for travel guides, TVs & radio talkshows, book review, Kate is one of the best-known chroniclers in South Africa where she lives.



Welcome & stay of the EISA seminar at the VHS; 10 years EISA is working for a long lasting democratic governance and a climate of peace in Africa.      Senator, deputy, engaged or business women, all invested i9n their human actions for Peace and Democracy.



Reflex Form Gym Club in la Reunion Island stayed at the VHS during their training vacation. Approx. 40 members of the Club in saint Denis came for “Zumba” 2 to 3 times daily for 5  days in the Vanila numerous areas (gardens, restaurant terraces, around & in the swimming-pool)  Work & fun! A tonic, sport and joyful atmosphere guaranteed every day.



Mr. Jean-Louis Salles, VHS owner & director, received the Malagasy National Order of Merit from Mr. the Minister of Tourism Roland Ratsiraka for all his contributions and commitments conducted for 25 years and for the Malagasy tourism: sustainable & social tourism, cultural & sports events.



Official Partner of the Fourth Nosy Be Trail Edition, the VHS hosted runners coming to participate & to show off their sportive talents & to challenge the rugged terrain of this exotic island of the Indian Ocean: Nosy Be.



For 17 years, the VHS Direction & management have never derogated to the traditional end of year festive season for its employees.

For 3 days, sports activities, excursions, dances, songs, food and above all the distribution of Christmas gifts to the employee’s kids adults and children. Fun, friendship, laughter, emotions….

Amusement, partage, rires, émotions…



Every year, the magic of Christmas Eve is accentuated by a well thought out Christmas decor of the Vanila’s Parfum Vanille restaurant; during the diner a performance carried by Christmas songs & dances reveals Christ’s birth with a real & living stable.



31st December 2016: a soft background music accompanied the New Year’s Eve Party based on an elaborated & copious all-you-can-eat buffet. Carried with traditional songs & dances, the parade of the folk costumes from the different regions of Madagascar took end and cotillions given and room was made for dancing and enjoying the venue of the New Year with a DJ’s music from the 60s to 80s.


  • 360 degrees virtual visit of the Vanila Hotel & Spa Facebook & website page.
  • Installation of Sabre SynXis system on the booking engine of the Vanila website
  • New: on demand at the hotel reception desk: facials, hair removal, manicure, foot care, hairstyle
  • Monthly trip to Sakatia Island for the VHS employee’s kids aged between 6 & 11 years old.


End of work in 2018 of a large shopping center/mall situated on the West Road including 30 shops of 30m2 and 15 of 150m2, 1 supermarket of 1500m2, 1 medical center and a medical laboratory, 1 duty-shop.

The Adema (Madagascar Airport) has just passed the hand to the consortium Ravinala Airport for the management of the airport of Nosy Be/Fascene and the airport of Ivato in Tana. The Ravinala Airport consortium includes: Paris airports management, Bouygues bâtiment international, Colas Madagascar and Meridiam Africa.

The Italian Club Hotels annual closing causes the interruption of direct flights from Italy to Nosy Be Fascene. Relaunching of the Italian direct flights to Nosy Be in March 2017


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For stays of more than 3 nights, upgrade to a Suite or Honeymoon Suite Luxury, upon availability, 25% discount for the bride!

For stays of more than 5 nights, special package couple in our Spa with either jacuzzi or steam bath or massage, welcome gift, welcome cocktail during a romantic dinner.