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    Cresta Marang And Residency

    Old Gaborone Road, Francistown 00000, Botswana
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    Overview
    • Excellent29%
    • Very good53%
    • Average16%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “on stilts” (8 reviews)
    “the river” (6 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
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    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
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    Poolside Bar
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    1 - 5 of 91 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    I took a group of students from Esher High School in the UK in July 2017. Our purpose was to introduce Tag Rugby to children in local schools and organise a tournament at the end of the coaching days. In my preparation visit I identified...More

    Thank chris2015631
    Response from Cresta_Hotels_Group, Owner at Cresta Marang And ResidencyResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Chris2015631 Thank you for choosing to stay at Cresta Marang Gardens with the students. We were honored to have you all as our guests. We are delighted to note that you all enjoyed your stay. We appreciate your recommendation. We look forward to welcoming...More

    Reviewed 18 August 2017

    I camped at the Cresta Marang for one night whilst enroute to Maun. The campsite was virtually empty apart from a security guard with a large dog. The new bathrooms are an improvement on the previous toilettes. The wifi reached all the way to the...More

    Thank Quinten K
    Response from Cresta_Hotels_Group, Manager at Cresta Marang And ResidencyResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear Quinten K. It was wonderful having you as a guest at Cresta Marang once again. Thank you for staying with us. We are happy to note that you like the improvements we have made to the campsite. We look forward to welcoming you back....More

    Reviewed 7 August 2017

    It's a really nice spot with good kitchen. The hotel itself has a beautiful big garden, places to relax both in summer and "winter" (if can call 20*C / cca. 65*F winter). Nevertheless, there isn't much of a "wow" there. Just a normal hotel with...More

    Thank acegeorgiev
    Response from Cresta_Hotels_Group, Manager at Cresta Marang And ResidencyResponded 8 August 2017

    Dear Acegeorgiev Thank you for staying at Cresta Marang Gardens. We were honored to have you as our guest. Please be advised that we accept Visa and MasterCard for card payments. We hope to see you again. Kind regards Ms. Gwiso Lesenda, Acting GM |...More

    Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

    This was a return visit to the Marang and what a dissapointment. The so called security guard at the boom was too busy flirting to notice my arrival . The reception staff were too busy talking to each other to help me check in. The...More

    Thank pegasus_lady_10
    Response from Cresta_Hotels_Group, Manager at Cresta Marang And ResidencyResponded 8 August 2017

    Dear Pegasus_lady_10 Thank you for rating Cresta Marang Gardens on Tripadvisor. We are sorry that your stay was not a good one. We are addressing the areas of concern raised to avoid reoccurrence. Kind regards Ms. Gwiso Lesenda, Acting GM | Cresta Marang Gardens, Francistown

    Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

    We stayed in the "treehouses" and had breakfast the next morning. We had a picnic on the grass, late afternoon and a buffet breakfast the next morning. Rooms are unique and no well furnished. Breakfast were good and the fireplace nice and cozy with a...More

    Thank annetteb821
    Response from Cresta_Hotels_Group, Manager at Cresta Marang And ResidencyResponded 3 August 2017

    Dear Annetteb821 Thank you for staying at Cresta Marang. We were honored to have you as our guest. We are delighted to note that you enjoyed your stay. We look forward to seeing you again. Kind regards Ms. Gwiso Lesenda, Acting GM | Cresta Marang...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Free Parking
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 147 - USD 179 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 105
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    • Botswana >
    • North-East District >
    • Francistown
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    • Cresta Marang And Residency Hotel Francistown
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    Traveller (46)
    Room & Suite (15)
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    Hotel & Grounds (35)
    Bathroom (2)
    Family and Play Areas (1)
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    Trish E
    3 April 2017|
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    Response from Alexis707 | Reviewed this property |
    not sure, sorry!
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    Devo Z
    3 October 2016|
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    Response from glenda240 | Reviewed this property |
    Marang Gardens is approx 4kms from centre of town
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    Room Tips
    "get a bungalo ;-)"
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    "Try and get a room in the Residency section, avoid the "huts""
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    "We stayed in room 37 which was very quite."
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    "All the thatched rooms on stilts look inviting."
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