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  Zambian and Botswana accommodation options.

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.

All Cresta Properties

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 Golfview, Lusaka

-15.386530, 28.345195

Cresta Golfview Hotel Lusaka has 78 air-conditioned bedrooms.

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 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, Maun

-19.935, 23.508166666666668

Cresta Maun Hotel 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 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 Thapama, Francistown

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

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

Cresta Mowana Safari Resort & Spa, Kasane

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

Cresta Botsalo, Palapye

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

Cresta Jwaneng, Jwaneng

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

Conferencing

We have the perfect conference locations

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

  • Conference Centres in the capital cities of Botswana (Gaborone) and Zambia (Lusaka)
  • 12 Locations
  • Multiple 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 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 (2017) . March 25, 2017

Cresta Hotels get a tech makeover. Technology trends in the hospitality industry.

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