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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I booked into Cresta Bulawayo for 5 days in February 2017 as my son was participating in the CANA Waterpolo Tournament. When I booked directly with the hotel they failed to mention that a significant part of the hotel was being substantially renovated. I was not able to enjoy the time in the hotel during the day as I was...

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Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

Stayed overnight with husband and 3 teenage sons whilst visiting family in Bulawayo. Staff was friendly and courteous. Rooms were spacious and clean, wifi reliable. We all enjoyed the traditional dinner menu followed by a hearty breakfast the following morning. Great value for money, I highly recommend it to any one stopping over in Bulawayo. Will stay at Cresta again...

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Cresta_Hotels_Group, Manager at Cresta Churchill Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for recommending Cresta Churchill on Tripadvisor. We were honoured to have you as our guests. We look forward to welcoming you back. Kind regards Kudzai Ratisai, GM, Cresta Churchill.

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Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

I came to bulawayo sometime in November and i must say i enjoyed myself. The food was awesome, the place is ever clean. The theme of the hotel is classy, its has a classy old touch to it. Almost tudorish. There is no gym tho which was a major setoff for me coz i work out everyday. But above all,...

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Dear Guest Warm greetings from Cresta Churchill in Bulawayo. We are delighted that your recent stay was your best stay ever. We were honoured to be your host team in Bulawayo. We wish you the very best for 2017 and look forward to welcoming you back. Kind regards Kudzai Ratisai, GM, Cresta Churchill.

Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

My fiance and I stayed at the Cresta Churchill in October . We chose this hotel to celebrate our engagement because of the quiet nature of the hotel. It was breathtaking. The view in the morning and the friendliness of the staff made it more special . Thanks to Jane and the team and ofcourse the kitchen staff. We plan...

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Cresta_Hotels_Group, Manager at Cresta Churchill Hotel, responded to this review

Dar Terry1287 Thank you for staying at Cresta Churchill. We were honoured to have you as our guests. We are all excited and looking forward to your wedding next December. Kind regards Kudzai Ratisai, GM, Cresta Churchill.

Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

I like this hotel. Its clean, neat and quiet. Food is great and there is great customer service. Wonderful assistance from reception staff and the guest services lady. Recommend it for anyone looking for somewhere to stay but with low budget and in need of a decent place to stay

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Cresta_Hotels_Group, Manager at Cresta Churchill Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Cherryruby1955 Thank you for awarding Cresta Churchill full marks on Tripadvisor. We were honoured to be of service to you. We appreciate the recommendation. Looking forward to seeing you again. Kind regards Kudzai Ratisai, GM, Cresta Churchill.

Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

I must say, the place looks a bit dated from the first glance. But once you are in the hotel, there is something about the warm and friendly staff there that just sets you into a bubbly mood. Definately love the pool set up- they let us do our braais there. You would need a car though for you to...

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Cresta_Hotels_Group, Manager at Cresta Churchill Hotel, responded to this review

Dear KingKong17718 Greetings from Cresta Churchill in Bulawayo. Thank you for staying with us. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay. We look forward to welcoming you back. Kind regards Kudzai Ratisai, GM, Cresta Churchill.

Bulawayo, Zimbabwe
Reviewed 23 September 2016

I am currently staying at Cresta Churchill Hotel for a conference. The managers and staff are very friendly. i like how they change their menus and surprise us all the time. its a very clean hotel with a nice environment around it. keep it up guys, i am a happy customer.

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Cresta_Hotels_Group, Manager at Cresta Churchill Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Tamminandrews101 Thank you for staying at Cresta Churchill. We enjoyed being of service to you. We look forward to welcoming you back. Kind regards Kudzai Ratisai, GM, Cresta Churchill.

Durban, South Africa
Reviewed 12 September 2016

Cresta Churchill Hotel Bulawayo, I will give it a one star, for the fact that it has walls and a roof. I booked into this hotel for the weekend from Friday the 9th to Sunday the 11th. When they say a picture speaks a thousand words, it also lies two thousand words. On this hotel's website they mentioned that they...

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Cresta_Hotels_Group, Manager at Cresta Churchill Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Tebenezer88 Greetings from Cresta Churchill in Bulawayo. We are sorry to read that your stay with us was not pleasant. All areas of concern highlighted in your feedback are being addressed. Kindly assist by sending your details to our reservations team so that we can process a refund for the return airport transfer. Once again, please accept our apologies...

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Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

I really enjoyed my stay at Cresta Churchill, the rooms are clean and felt special with the way I was treated by the staff. The only blemish thing was a delay in preparing my halaal meal. Will definitely be there in the not too distant future.

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Cresta_Hotels_Group, Manager at Cresta Churchill Hotel, responded to this review

Dear James C. Thank you for staying at Cresta Churchill in Bulawayo. We were honoured to have you as our guest. We are delighted to note that you will be returning in future. We look forward to welcoming you back. Kind regards Kudzai Ratisai, GM, Cresta Churchill.

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Reviewed 24 August 2016

The hotel is slightly run down but comfortable. The rooms are fine generally. The breakfast was excellent. the wifi didn't work in the bedrooms but was fine in the dining room (when I asked, I was told it is up and down - I think it basically doesn't work in bedrooms)

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Cresta_Hotels_Group, Manager at Cresta Churchill Hotel, responded to this review

Dear UkBleep Thank you for staying at Cresta Churchill. We were honoured to have you as our guest. The Wifi connection is best in public areas of the hotel. We wish you happy travels. Kind regards Kudzai Ratisai, GM, Cresta Churchill.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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In your room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Rich in history, the Tudor charm of Cresta Churchill wins over many a business traveller. Set in peaceful, tree-lined streets of Bulawayo, this hotel offers the ideal balance between business and pleasure, capturing true "old world" comforts. The graceful decor of the bedrooms, conference venues, lounge and cocktail bar compliment the renowned fine wines and cuisine of the Inglenook Restaurant. For the avid bird watcher, the Matopos National Park is a must and other natural heritage sites include the final resting place of Cecil Rhodes as well as the Victoria Falls. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cresta Churchill Hotel

Address: Corner Matopos Rd & Moffat Avenue, Bulawayo 9140, Zimbabwe
Region: Zimbabwe > Bulawayo Province > Bulawayo
Price Range: $98 - $137 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Cresta Churchill Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 50
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