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    Cresta Mowana Safari Resort and Spa

    Chobe River, Kasane, Botswana
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    Overview
    • Excellent32%
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    Reviewed 2 days ago

    Hotel and Restaurant were clean and comfortable, lovely spot right on the right. Food was plentiful and of good variety, buffet or from the menu. Lots of wildlife in and around hotel. Game drives to Chobe park and river were excellent.

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    Thank Norman K
    Response from Cresta_Hotels_Group, Manager at Cresta Mowana Safari Resort and SpaResponded yesterday

    Dear Norman 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. Kind regards John Gray, General Manager, Cresta Mowana Safari Resort & Spa

    Reviewed 3 days ago

    We arrived by airplane to Kasane from Johannesburg. Cresta Mowana provided a transfer to the resort. Our room was on the ground floor and relatively close to reception. It was quiet and this worked for us. Upstairs rooms may have better views. Most visitors seemed...More

    Thank Trevor4000
    Response from Cresta_Hotels_Group, Manager at Cresta Mowana Safari Resort and SpaResponded yesterday

    Dear Trevor4000 Thank you for sharing your experience of Cresta Mowana Safari Resort & Spa with the TripAdvisor travel community. We were honored to have you staying with us. We look forward to welcoming you back. Kind regards John Gray, General Manager, Cresta Mowana Safari...More

    Reviewed 5 days ago

    What a lovely resort, in a beautiful,peaceful setting. The staff were most welcoming and were so friendly and helpful throughout our stay. We were in a magnificent suite which was a bonus, and we enjoyed the space and the views of the river. The food...More

    Thank Penny H
    Response from Cresta_Hotels_Group, Manager at Cresta Mowana Safari Resort and SpaResponded yesterday

    Dear Penny H. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay at Cresta Mowana Safari Resort & Spa. We wish you happy travels and look forward to welcoming you back again. Kind regards John Gray, General Manager, Cresta Mowana Safari Resort & Spa

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    This resort exceeded our expectations in every way. The resort was beautiful, the views gorgeous, the staff were incredibly welcoming and helpful, the meals were amazing...and we saw a hippo on the property!More

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    Thank Jinelle W
    Response from Cresta_Hotels_Group, Manager at Cresta Mowana Safari Resort and SpaResponded yesterday

    Dear Jinelle W. Thank you for awarding us full marks on TripAdvisor. We were honored to have you staying at Cresta Mowana Safari Resort & Spa. it is wonderful to know that you were lucky to spot a hippo on the Resort grounds. We look...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    The location of the resort is beautiful, perched on the banks of the Chobe River. The staff are very friendly and accommodating.The ground floor room was spacious.Meals were fine eating under a huge Mowana Banyan tree.The pool was very pleasant. I enjoyed the best massage...More

    Thank gleigh2016
    Response from Cresta_Hotels_Group, Manager at Cresta Mowana Safari Resort and SpaResponded yesterday

    Dear Gleigh2016 Greetings from Cresta Mowana Safari Resort & Spa. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay and especially the massage in our spa. We wish you happy travels and look forward to welcoming you back. Kind regards John Gray, General Manager, Cresta Mowana...More

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    • Pool
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
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    • Business Centre with Internet Access
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    • Air Conditioning
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    • US$451 - US$727 (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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    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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    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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    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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    Room Tips
    "We had a ground floor room not far from reception. Upstairs rooms may have a better view. Our room was quiet."
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    "Ground floor with balcony room 121 was great but a long way from reception"
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    "Most rooms have views of the river. Maybe ask to be close to main part of lodge if you don't like..."
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    "Unless you love stairs ask for a ground level room or suite."
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