Exciting Changes in 2018 at Cresta Mowana


Thank you for supporting Cresta Mowana Safari Resort & Spa over the years. We are delighted to advise that the refurbishment mentioned at Indaba 2017 will begin in the second quarter of 2018.

Air Botswana & Cresta Hotels “Best of Both” Special


Treat yourself to the enchantment of Maun or the vibrancy of Francistown with Air Botswana and Cresta Hotels “Best of Both” special. Fly from Gaborone to Maun and spend a night in Botswana’s tourism heartland from only P3, 234.00 per person. For an additional night you pay P734.00 extra.

Cresta Hotels Appoints Country Director


Southern African hospitality group Cresta Hotels has appointed Chipo Mandela Coutry Director for its Zimbabwe operations, an appointment that took effect on February 1, 2018. Ms. Mandela succeeds Glenn Stutchburg, who has left the group after a six-year term as CEO.

Cresta Marakanelo Welcomes New Managing Director


Cresta Marakanelo welcomes the appointment of new Managing Director, Mr. Mokwena Morulane with effect from 9 October 2017. Mr. Morulane brings with him a wealth of knowledge from his previous background in management and accounting.

Tourism Development Levy


The Levy Background The Ministry of Environment Natural Resources’ Conservation and Tourism through the Botswana Tourism Organisation wishes to announce the introduction of an obligatory Tourism Development Levy (TDL) Purpose of the Levy The objective of the Levy is to raise funds for conservation and national tourism development in order to support the growth ofRead more

Harare Accommodation

Cresta Lodge Harare Rewarded At AZTA Awards


Earlier this month, Cresta Lodge Harare were awarded First Runner Up in the Best City Hotel category at the annual Association of Zimbabwean Travel Agents (AZTA) Awards. About the Awards Held in Harare, the AZTA awards recognise and reward a select number of lodges, hotels, airlines, agents and companies in the tourism industry. Qualities consideredRead more

Cresta Mowana – Nature meets luxury


In today’s fast-moving, hyperconnected and overstressed world, a little wellness and tranquillity at a location removed from the buzz of everyday life is like a shelter from the storm. At Cresta Mowana Safari Resort & Spa in Kasane, on the banks of the Chobe River, surrounded by bushveld and overlooking the Namibian flood plains, youRead more

New Cresta Hotel for Maun


Known as the gateway to the much-visited Okavango Delta in Botswana, Maun is also a popular launching point for the numerous other wildlife activities on offer in this awe-inspiring corner of Africa. Visitors from all over the world arrive in this small town in their droves to partake in safaris to some of the mostRead more

Exciting Changes at Cresta Jameson


Cresta Hotels has re-modeled the service offering of its Cresta Jameson Hotel in Harare, creating a selected service operation that meets the changing expectations of customers who prefer accommodation, banqueting and conference options in the central business district. Glenn Stutchbury, CEO of Cresta Hotels, said the hotel’s focus had changed in recent years to aRead more

Chatters Restaurant at Cresta Lodge, Harare gets a Facelift


Refurbishment work is under way at Chatters Restaurant in Harare’s Cresta Lodge, with completion and re-opening expected by early April. Glenn Stutchbury, CEO of Cresta Hotels, said the development was a follow-up to the multi-million-dollar renovation programme undertake between 2012 and 2015, which saw the revamping of all bedrooms and suites and the upgrading ofRead more