The true warmth of African Hospitality


Experience the true warmth of African hospitality at Cresta Hotels, where we’ll do whatever it takes to make your trip a success. With hotels spread across Africa, you can enjoy all the creature comforts Cresta Hotels have to offer from a variety of  Zambia, Zimbabwe and Botswana accommodation options.

The beautiful destinations you’ll find our hotels in include: Bulawayo, Francistown, Gaborone, Harare, Jwaneng, Kasane, Lusaka, Mahalapye, Maun, Palapye, Selebi-Phikwe and Victoria Falls.

Cresta Hotels brings you memorable hospitality experiences through four experiential gateways. From a single point of departure, the Cresta brand encompasses a range of different products, without being diluted or compromised. Whether you are looking for a cosmopolitan – or truly authentic African experience, you will find that every hotel of the Cresta Hotels group offers exceptional service quality. The four gateways ‘Urban Heartbeat’, ‘Urban Oasis’, ‘African Roots’ and ‘African Fingerprint’ are each designed differently for you to choose the travel experience that will best suit your individual needs.

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Cresta Bosele, Selebi-Pikwe

Cresta Bosele, Selebi Phikwe, Botswana

Cresta Bosele, a vibrant Selebi-Phikwe hotel, is the ideal venue for the business traveller, as well as the gateway to the Tuli Block.

Cresta Botsalo, Palapye

Cresta Botsalo, Palapye, Botswana

Cresta Botsalo, a beautiful Palapye hotel, offers well-equipped conference facilities, comfortable air conditioned accommodation and personalised service.

Cresta Churchill, Bulawayo

Cresta Churchill, Bulawayo, Zimbabwe

Cresta Churchill is a fully licensed hotel with a 24 hour front desk.

Cresta Golfview, Lusaka

-15.386530, 28.345195

Cresta Golfview Hotel Lusaka has 78 air-conditioned bedrooms.

Cresta Jameson, Harare

Cresta Jameson Hotel, A5, Harare, Zimbabwe

Comfortable enough for you to forget you’re there on business, in the heart of Harare’s cosmopolitan centre lies the legendary Cresta Jameson.

Cresta Jwaneng, Jwaneng

Cresta Jwaneng Hotel, Jwaneng, Southern, Botswana

This Jwaneng hotel provides a perfect balance between business and pleasure with adequate conference facilities, affluent accommodation and superb cuisine.

Cresta Lodge, Gaborone

Cresta Lodge Gaborone, Samora Machel Drive, Gaborone, South-East, Botswana

This majestic lodge surrounded by luscious gardens offers stylish accommodation, decadent cuisine and, as always, the extra mile from our Cresta staff.

Cresta Lodge, Harare

Cresta Lodge Harare, Mutare Road, Harare, Zimbabwe

Cresta Lodge Hotel Harare is set in beautiful and tranquil surroundings. One of the best hotels Harare has to offer, Cresta Lodge is located on the outskirts of Harare’s dynamic city centre.

Cresta Mahalapye, Mahalapye

Cresta Mahalapye, Mahalapye, Central, Botswana

Cresta Mahalapye is located in the Central District of Mahalapye, 180 kilometres from Gaborone, the capital city of Botswana.

Cresta Marang Gardens, Francistown

Cresta Marang Gardens, Marang Road, Francistown, North-East, Botswana

A mere five minutes outside of Francistown, located on the banks of the Tati River, is the charming Cresta Marang Gardens.

Cresta Maun Resort, Maun

-19.935, 23.508166666666668

Cresta Maun Resort offers a tranquil setting from which visitors can explore the wonders of Botswana.

Cresta Mowana Safari Resort & Spa, Kasane

-17.7829049 25.1589386

On the banks of the Chobe River in Botswana lies the luxurious four-star Cresta Mowana Safari Lodge.

Cresta Oasis, Harare

Nelson Mandela Avenue, Harare, Zimbabwe

One of Zimbabwe’s sunny Harare hotels, where guests are treated like royalty with a warm welcome and exceptional service, Cresta Oasis is the perfect place to mix business and entertainment.

Cresta President, Gaborone

Cresta President Hotel, Botswana Road, Gaborone, South-East, Botswana

In the heart of Gaborone, you’ll discover the ultra elegant and sophisticated Cresta President, the first accommodation of its type to be built in Botswana.

Cresta Riley’s, Maun

Tsheke Tsheko Rd, Maun, Botswana

Located on the banks of the Thamakalane River, Cresta Riley’s offers any visitor to Maun a warm welcome in true African style.

Cresta Sprayview, Victoria Falls

Reynard Rd, Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe

Cresta Sprayview Hotel is situated just 1.4 km from the Victoria Falls Rain Forest entrance.

Cresta Thapama, Francistown

Cresta Thapama, A1, Francistown, North-East, Botswana

Cresta Thapama, centrally located in Francistown, Botswana, offers unparalleled comfort accompanied with friendly service.

Cresta Churchill, Bulawayo

Cresta Churchill is a fully licensed hotel with a 24 hour front...

Cresta Jwaneng, Jwaneng

This Jwaneng hotel provides a perfect balance between business and pleasure...

Cresta Botsalo, Palapye

Cresta Botsalo, a beautiful Palapye hotel, offers well-equipped conference...

Conferencing

We have the perfect conference locations

Cresta Hotels offer a diverse range conference rooms and facilities in 16 locations around Zimbabwe, Zambia and Botswana

  • 3 Conference Centres in the capital cities of Zimbabwe (Harare), Botswana (Gaborone) and Zambia (Lusaka)
  • 16 Locations
  • 50 conference rooms
  • Unlimited free WIFI
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Cresta Hotels Specials


Cresta Hotels regularly run a number of exciting specials and promotions at their vast array of hotels in Botswana, Zimbabwe and Zambia. From enticing accommodation specials, to tantalising restaurant specials and events, there is something for everyone.

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Cresta Calling Magazine

Issue 01 (2016) .

As is usual within our group, we are focused on improvement and development, all geared towards enhancing our guests’ experiences of our hotels and services. A major focus at the present time is on the construction project in Maun, often called the ‘Tourism Capital’ of Botswana, where we are building a new hotel to be opened in early 2017 and to be called Cresta Maun Resort.

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