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    Polana Serena Hotel

    Avenida Julius Nyerere 1380, Maputo 1100, Mozambique
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    • Excellent54%
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    “main building” (28 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Airport Transportation
    Room Service
    Poolside Bar
    Fitness centre
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    Private Balcony
    5.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 2 March 2015

    As a luxury travel writer for World-Adventurer.com, I've stayed in several grand historic hotels around the world. Poland Serena Hotel is one of those rare colonial masterpieces that has a place in history and a charm that will always remain. Here are the highlights. History:...More

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    Response from Miguel S, General Manager at Polana Serena HotelResponded 4 May 2015

    Dear Davybert, Thank you for choosing the Polana Serena Hotel and taking the time to write about our service and experience. We take every comment about our Hotel very seriously and whether positive or negative we always aim to improve. Thank you for you comments...More

    Reviewed 19 February 2015

    The architecture of the hotel is fantastic, with sprawling grounds with numerous small courtyards and quiet spaces. Great ocean views. Rooms are comfortable, but lighting is inadequate and the electric plug needed to be repaired. Restaurants are very good, but quite expensive. The ballroom is...More

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    Reviewed 16 February 2015

    Excellent Experience.Best Hospitality by the Staff. Nice Food, Good Arrangements of Buffet, Spa, Gym and Swimming Pool is excellent. Parking Security is Perfect, prices are good as per its a 5 Star Hotel. I have stayed in this hotel for almost 5 times and every...More

    2  Thank Karim R
    Reviewed 14 February 2015

    I have stayed in this hotel 3 times for business. The first time, back in 2007, I had a terrible experience. The room (in the main building, above reception) was very old, nothing really worked, old and dirty bathtub, service from staff was very, very,...More

    2  Thank dededeld
    Reviewed 13 February 2015

    Polana is the oldest - and most prestigious (read expensive) hotel in Maputo. it has a beautiful and romantic garden, with a fantastic swimming pool facility, although at outrageous prices. But the restaurant on the other hand, has a limited menu with double up prices,...More

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    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Room Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
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    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
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    • Air Conditioning
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    • Pool
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    • Hot Tub
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Tennis Court
    • Price range
    • US$217 - US$946 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #1 Spa Hotel in Maputo
    • #2 Luxury Hotel in Maputo
    • #3 Business Hotel in Maputo
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    • Number of rooms
    • 142
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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.
    Room Tips
    "Good views can be had with rooms overlooking the bay. Stay away from rooms that are over the sometime noisy..."
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    "the king size & sea view was what i asked for. but the hotel has many other attractions."
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    "Avoid rooms starting with 400 or higher at all cost."
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    "First floor, corner room, facing the pool is perfect."
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