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Cresta Mowana Safari Resort and Spa

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Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

My wife and I stayed here for 3 nights. Staff were always friendly and welcoming. Game drives organized my the hotel in the Chobe by land and water are unbelievable. Highly recommend a visit will definitely come back againMore

Thank J_Loughnan
Response from Cresta_Hotels_Group, Manager at Cresta Mowana Safari Resort and SpaResponded 22 August 2017

Dear J_Loughnan Thank you for staying at Cresta Mowana Safari Resort & Spa and for recommending our property to the TripAdvisor travel community. We were honored to have you as our guest and look forward to welcoming you back. Kind regards John Gray, General Manager,...More

Reviewed 17 August 2017

We had a great stay at Mowana. The staff was very friendly and the room was well appointed with a great view of the chobe river. Many birds could be seen around the room and the restaurant/bar area. The massage was also of a very...More

Thank Quinten K
Response from Cresta_Hotels_Group, Manager at Cresta Mowana Safari Resort and SpaResponded 22 August 2017

Dear Quinten K. Thank you for staying at Cresta Mowana Safari Resort & Spa. We were honored to have you as our guest. We look forward to welcoming you back in future. Kind regards John Gray, General Manager, Cresta Mowana Safari Resort & Spa

Reviewed 17 August 2017

We spent 5 days with two of our grandchildren. The staff was nice and helpful but we found the facilities to be a bit run-down. WIFI was on again off again to the chagrin of the children. Walkways and steps in need of some repair....More

Thank Rena G
Response from Cresta_Hotels_Group, Manager at Cresta Mowana Safari Resort and SpaResponded 22 August 2017

Dear Rena G. Thank you for staying at Cresta Mowana Safari Resort & Spa. We were honored to have you and your grandchildren as our guests. We appreciate your feedback on areas needing improvement. A product refurbishment is scheduled for next year. The wifi glitches...More

Reviewed 14 August 2017

We loved this place, and especially the safari's and Chobe River Cruise. Only thing we found was in dining room at night, sometimes you couldnt find staff to serve you, they kept disappearing into kitchen. And manager lady on front desk never smiled and gave...More

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Thank gloria r
Response from Cresta_Hotels_Group, Manager at Cresta Mowana Safari Resort and SpaResponded 22 August 2017

Dear Gloria R. Thank you for staying at Cresta Mowana Safari Resort & Spa. We were honored to have you as our guests. We appreciate your feedback on areas needing improvement. Staff retraining in customer care is in progress. We trust that this will assist...More

Reviewed 14 August 2017

Very nice and comfortable hotel at the banks of Chobe River. A lot of wild life species in close proximity. River safari is amazing, with many hippos, elephants, giraffes and tropical birds. Food is very good.

Thank mzeleny
Response from Cresta_Hotels_Group, Manager at Cresta Mowana Safari Resort and SpaResponded 22 August 2017

Dear Mzeleny Thank you for staying at Cresta Mowana Safari Resort & Spa. We were honored to have you as our guests. We look forward to seeing you again. Kind regards John Gray, General Manager, Cresta Mowana Safari Resort & Spa

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lovetotravel132016
22 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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Sylvesta222
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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Sylvesta222
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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