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    Cresta Mowana Safari Resort and Spa

    Chobe River, Kasane, Botswana
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          Overview
          • Excellent31%
          • Very good46%
          • Average16%
          • Poor5%
          • Terrible2%
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          “chobe river” (112 reviews)
          “mopani worms” (8 reviews)
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          5.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 2 February 2017

          We stayed at Mowana as part of a tour of Southern Africa, and it has to be a highlight of the trip. The location is beautiful, overlooking the Chobe river across to Namibia, with hippos, baboons and warthogs wandering in the grounds. The resort is...More

          Thank rosieposie958
          Response from Cresta_Hotels_Group, General Manager at Cresta Mowana Safari Resort and SpaResponded 7 February 2017

          Dear Rosieposie958 Thank you for staying at Cresta Mowana Safari Resort & Spa. We are delighted that Mowana was the highlight of your trip. We appreciate your feedback on areas needing attention - these are being looked into. We hope to see you again in...More

          Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

          We came here with a high end tour group. Initial impression was good, but there are many issues. The property is in need of many upgrades and repairs. Many guests complained about poorly functioning or non-functioning A/C. Bathrooms are old and need repairs. Loose, broken...More

          1  Thank Martin S
          Response from Cresta_Hotels_Group, Manager at Cresta Mowana Safari Resort and SpaResponded 2 March 2017

          Dear Martin S. Thank you for staying at Cresta Mowana Safari Resort & Spa. We appreciate your feedback. Our product improvement has begun and guests will see a marked improvement in our rooms and public areas in the short term. Once again thank you for...More

          Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

          Stayed there for 3 nights, beautiful location for game drives in chobe and sunset cruise is a must! Spa was really good. Food not so great, dont order anything from the set menu, not worth the money. Staff is friendly and helpful.More

          Thank lubumbaashi
          Response from Cresta_Hotels_Group, Manager at Cresta Mowana Safari Resort and SpaResponded 2 March 2017

          Dear Lubumbaashi Thank you for staying at Cresta Mowana Safari Resort & Spa. We were honoured to have you as our guest. We are sorry that our set menu was not to your liking. We would also like to add that your executive chef is...More

          Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

          We stayed 3 nights at the Mowana. The Spa was perfect, they even offered Gel Manicure. The spa lady was well trained and did a great job. Rooms are a bit run down, wifi is very slow. Restaurant food is ok, but jot great.More

          Thank Csvr2015
          Response from Cresta_Hotels_Group, Manager at Cresta Mowana Safari Resort and SpaResponded 2 March 2017

          Dear Csvr2015 Greetings from Cresta Mowana Safari Resort & Spa. We are delighted that you enjoyed your spa experience at Mowana. Thank you for pointing out areas needing attention. We are looking into these. Kind regards John Gray | GM, Cresta Mowana Safari Resort &...More

          Reviewed 15 January 2017

          Our stay at the Mowana Lodge in Botswana was by far one of the highlights of our entire trip to Africa. The rooms were very comfortable, the food was decent, and it is pretty conveniently situated relatively close to Chobe National Park - it couldn't...More

          Thank Ayushka N
          Response from Cresta_Hotels_Group, Manager at Cresta Mowana Safari Resort and SpaResponded 27 February 2017

          Dear Ayushka N. Greetings from Cresta Mowana Safari Resort & Spa on the banks of the Chobe River, Botswana. We were honoured to have you as our guests. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay. We apologise for the wifi that did not work....More

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          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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          • Free Parking
          • Airport Transportation
          • Dry Cleaning
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          • Concierge
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          • US$392 - US$721 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • North-West District >
          • Kasane
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          Sylvesta222
          What are the safaris like through Cresta?
          13 March 2017|
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          Response from laurendan73 | Reviewed this property |
          Hi - we were safaried out by the time we reached Cresta - so we didn't go on a safari but the boat cruise down the mighty Choebe River was excellent and we saw amazing game so I would definitely recommend that!
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          What are the safaris like through Cresta?
          13 March 2017|
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          Response from Lindsay T | Reviewed this property |
          The Safaris in the Chobe area are second to none, I suggest getting the boat cruise in the morning when the animal life is awakening and the water is like glass, but then again the sunsets from your boat whilst enjoying are... More
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          SycamoreCC
          My wife and I will be with you in November and are wondering what currency is best. We will have Rand and US$ will either suffice or do we exchange on arrival to the Pula? If we are able to charge to the room that would be worth knowing but would still need currency for tips etc.
          18 September 2016|
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          Response from FlorianPhiPhiIsland | Reviewed this property |
          Sorry I was only a guest at that hotel. I would have US$ and your credit card. Everything you consume can be charged on your credit card at the end of your stay! That gives you a better course. Hope that helps. Don't... More
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          Room Tips
          "Ask for a river view room (although we didn't, and still enjoyed it). Suggest 1st floor vs ground floor."
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          "the rooms closest to reception have the best wifi"
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          "Would ask for a room closer to the reception area, otherwise as it is a large hotel can be quite a walk in..."
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          "Rooms on ground floor are easiest"
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