Miavana by Time + Tide

Nosy Ankao Archipelago, Madagascar 



Welcome to the land of lemurs, chameleons, coral reefs and caves as you indulge in a haven of seclusion at Miavana by Time + Tide. A castaway experience awaits on the sandy shores of Nosy Ankao, Madagascar’s wild north eastern island. Surrounded by azure waters, reconnect with nature and immerse in your island setting from this remarkable beachfront retreat.

Key Features

  • 14 ocean-facing villas
  • Large swimming pool
  • Wine cellar
  • Beachfront bar
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Fine-dining experience
  • Boutique shop
  • Spa treatments available
  • Two swimming pools
  • Complimentary bicycles and electric buggies
  • Activities include lemur treks, nature walks, various water sports, world-class fishing, helicopter excursions


Your signature Time + Tide experience commences by heli arrival to Nosy Ankao’s unspoiled wilderness. Overlooking the vast Indian ocean and mountains beyond, Miavana’s exquisite design boasts Madagascan inspiration through Malagasy wood features and hand-dyed textiles. Admire picturesque French gardens and unique waterways as the property expands out to a large swimming pool with uninterrupted ocean vistas. Celebrating the gorgeous island surroundings, each villa reflects sand and sea elements through endless shades of turquoise, bamboo details and hand cut stones etched into their walls. Leaving little to the imagination, large floor-to-ceiling windows provide phenomenal views of swaying palms and glistening waters.


Coupled with impeccable service, a fine-dining experience can be savoured from the privacy of your villa, the beach, the chic dining grotto or under the stars. Celebrating the seasons, local ingredients are sourced and meals paired with the perfect wine or cocktail. After a superb meal, gaze upwards at the spectacular Milky Way from the warmth of Miavana’s beachfront firepit.


Varying from one to three bedrooms, each villa boasts a private veranda and pool, living area, butler service and a well-stocked kitchenette. Appreciate the fantastic space, thoughtful décor and calming ambience that radiates throughout your luxurious home-away-from-home.

Why we love it

Unearth the wealth of experiences this small island has to offer, each setting it further apart as an unforgettable African destination. Discover immaculate reefs in the Indian ocean and embark on mainland day trips for up-close encounters with the Madagascar’s renowned lemurs.

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