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    Cresta Mowana Safari Resort and Spa

    Chobe River, Kasane, Botswana
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    • Excellent33%
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    Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

    Fantastic place. Massive array of stuff to do and see. Wildlife on site was amazing and rooms were very comfortable. The staff were friendly and one of them, Martin, did the best he could to ensure we were always comfortable and enjoying ourselves. I found...More

    Thank resolva24
    Response from Cresta_Hotels_Group, Manager at Cresta Mowana Safari Resort and SpaResponded 20 October 2017

    Dear Resolva24 Thank you for recommending Cresta Mowana Safari Resort & Spa to the TripAdvisor community. We were honored to be of service to you. On behalf of Martin and the team, we look forward to welcoming you back in future. Kind regards John Gray,...More

    Reviewed 16 October 2017

    This is a wonderful lodge. Martin was especially accommodating and engaging. He is the best. He always spoke when he saw us and had the best smile and stories ever. The rooms are lovely, very peaceful and relaxing. The buffet meals were good and had...More

    Thank Jo Ann S
    Response from Cresta_Hotels_Group, Manager at Cresta Mowana Safari Resort and SpaResponded 17 October 2017

    Dear Jo Ann S. Thank you for staying at Cresta Mowana Safari Resort & Spa and your recommendation on TripAdvisor. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us. From Martin and the rest of the team, we wish you happy travels and look...More

    Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

    The resort has a treehouse style with individual balconies overlooking the hippos and crocs in the river. Nice pool and buffet. River crises depart from the jetty. The giant Brian tree in the Centre is amazing. Bush buck and warthogs roam the grounds.More

    Thank Dale B
    Response from Cresta_Hotels_Group, Manager at Cresta Mowana Safari Resort and SpaResponded 17 October 2017

    Dear Dale B. Thank you for staying at Cresta Mowana Safari Resort & Spa. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us and enjoyed all the activities that we have on offer. The baobab tree in the centre of our foyer is indeed...More

    Reviewed 12 October 2017

    Average at best. Management presence lacking and fill up at breakfast, as dinner could be a disaster. Follow up promptly on all requests to ensure it is being done. Make sure all your insurances are up to date and valid before visiting.More

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    Thank SheaJules
    Response from Cresta_Hotels_Group, Manager at Cresta Mowana Safari Resort and SpaResponded 13 October 2017

    Dear SheaJules Thank you for staying at Cresta Mowana Safari Resort & Spa. We were honored to have you as our guests. Thank you for the suggestions on how we can improve our service to our guests. We are taking corrective action. Kind regards John...More

    Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

    We spent two nights there last weekend and once again, it didn't disappoint. The staff there always goes above and beyond to ensure that we had a great stay. The food was slightly disappointed as it didn't taste as good as in the past. Breakfast...More

    Thank Steve R
    Response from Cresta_Hotels_Group, Manager at Cresta Mowana Safari Resort and SpaResponded 13 October 2017

    Dear Steve R. It is always a pleasure to welcome you back. We are delighted to note that you had a great stay. Thank you for letting us know that dinner did not live to expectations, our executive chef and his team are working on...More

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
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    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
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    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Golf course
    • Outdoor pool
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    • US$336 - US$674 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
    • 114
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    • North-West District >
    • Kasane
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    lovetotravel132016
    21 July 2017|
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    Response from Margaret A | Reviewed this property |
    Sorry can't help you with this one but I'm sure the hotel will be able to tell you as we found them very helpful
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    Response from laurendan73 | Reviewed this property |
    Hi - we were safaried out by the time we reached Cresta - so we didn't go on a safari but the boat cruise down the mighty Choebe River was excellent and we saw amazing game so I would definitely recommend that!
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    13 March 2017|
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    Response from Lindsay T | Reviewed this property |
    The Safaris in the Chobe area are second to none, I suggest getting the boat cruise in the morning when the animal life is awakening and the water is like glass, but then again the sunsets from your boat whilst enjoying are... More
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    "409 is a perfect room for a couple with its nice view overlooking the river"
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