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    Polana Serena Hotel

    Avenida Julius Nyerere 1380, Maputo 1100, Mozambique
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    03/12/2017 04/12/2017
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    • Excellent55%
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    • Average9%
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    Free Wifi
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    4.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 6 days ago

    This stay was excellent. I stayed in the new wing with resistance because of previous memories, but oh I was so wrong ! What a fantastic improvement. There's nothing I could ask for (except the fridge was not working) and nothing I would improve on....More

    Thank MiniverM
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    I was on business for a whole week. Service in this hotel was just fantastic; excellent breakfast and buffet lunch. And super pool (outside). Highly recommended for business and families to discover Maputo. Nice bay view for some rooms.

    Thank leonardm65
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    In December 2015 I had my last meal and visit to the Polana. After my family frequented it for over 90 years. I left because the hotel was not what it use to be. The quality was declining. Lunch became mass produced for conferences. The...More

    Thank lordfinsbury
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    I spent 2 nights in this original and old hotel and enjoyed it a lot. The rooms (I used 2 rooms) were clean, quiet, spacious and well equipped. The hotel has several restaurants, sea view, pools and good food at reasonable prices. I would go...More

    Thank MikatheFinn
    Response from SerenaHotels, Gerente de relações com clientes at Polana Serena HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear MikatheFinn Thank you for choosing to stay at the Polana Serena Hotel and taking the time to write about your experience. We are pleased to know that you felt welcomed and well hosted. We look forward to welcome you back at Polana Serena Hotel....More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    After a 10 year absence, I was welcomed back to this wonderful classic hotel by the wonderful staff. I visited with some friends and Jose and the staff at reception were fabulous on arrival. One of our Group was also a return visitor from the...More

    Thank Thomas-ex-Trpadvsr
    Response from SerenaHotels, Gerente de relações públicas at Polana Serena HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Thomas-ex-Trpadvsr Thank you for choosing to stay at the Polana Serena Hotel and taking the time to write about your experience. We are pleased to know that you felt welcomed and well hosted. We look forward to welcome you back at Polana Serena Hotel....More

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    10 September 2016|
    Response from RoninDC | Reviewed this property |
    When I was in Mozambique back in May, I also went to nampula and isle de Mozambique and they were both pretty safe. Beira is the 2nd largest city but I haven't been there. Based on trip advisor, the top 2-3 restaurants... More
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    Response from TravellingSMH | Reviewed this property |
    Or have the hotel meet you. It might not be expensive but that's the nicest way to arrive at night.
    15 October 2014|
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    Response from SerenaHotels | Property representative |
    Dear Ryan, We do have Wi-Fi throughout the hotel not just in the business centre. Looking forward to have you staying with us.
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