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Cresta Lodge - Harare

Samora Machell Str, Harare, Zimbabwe


Tel: +27 (0) 21 855 0395


About Cresta Lodge - Harare, Zimbabwe
Excellent hotel 3 km from CBD of Harare in Zimbabwe

The Harare Cresta Lodge  in Harare, Zimbabwe, is part of the Cresta Hospitality Group. Harare Cresta Lodge is situated only 3 km from Harare’s central business district and close to museums, the lion and cheetah park and other tourist attractions. This makes the Cresta Lodge in Harare, Zimbabwe, ideal for business executives and tourists alike. Cresta Lodge offers a “selected services” concept, so you choose only what you need in this hotel in.

The Location


Cresta Lodge offers affordable 4-star accommodation in 175 air-conditioned en-suite rooms. There are 75 twin rooms and 100 double rooms at the Harare Cresta Lodge. A unique feature of the hotel is that 12 of these rooms cater specifically for female executives. One room caters for disabled guests. All rooms are equipped with satellite TV, tea/coffee-making facilities, direct dial telephone, hairdryer, radio and shaver points. Baby cots are also available, making the Cresta Lodge a family-friendly accommodation option. At this hotel, children up to 2 years of age stay for free, children from 2 years to 12 years stay for free and pay only half of their meals, while the teenagers from 12 years to 18 years stay for free, but pay for all of their meals.

Cresta Lodge - Harare - Room
Cresta Lodge - Harare

Our Food

At the Harare Cresta Lodge in the capital city of Zimbabwe, the Chatters Restaurant offers a continental and full English buffet breakfast, as well as buffet and a la carte lunch and dinner. There are also two bars: The Continental Bar that can accommodate 50 guests and serves light breakfasts, snacks and pub lunches; as well as the Chatters Bar that seats 30 guests and is open until late at night to accommodate the night owls.

Cresta Lodge - Harare - Dining room
Cresta Lodge - Harare


The Harare Cresta offers a small conference boardroom, including fax, telex and secretarial services, for executives who want to conduct a business meeting in the comfort of the hotel. 

The Cresta Lodge in Harare, is surrounded by beautiful gardens and the sparkling swimming pool is very inviting on hot days. A laundry and dry cleaning service, enable executives to always look their best when staying at this hotel. You can store valuables in the safety deposit boxes at the hotel, and if you’ve forgotten to buy something special for the people back home, pop into the gift shop before leaving Harare, Zimbabwe.

Because Cresta Lodge is so centrally situated in Harare, Zimbabwe, attractions such as the National Archives (containing diaries and reports from the pioneering times), the National Botanical Gardens (with more than 900 species of trees), the Mukuvisi Woodlands (with 277 hectares of preserved woodlands), the National Gallery (with Shona soft-stone carvings) and, of course, the flea market at Mbare, are within easy reach.

Cresta Lodge in Harare offers tourist information that helps you to plan the next part of your journey through Zimbabwe. If you need transport to and from the airport which is only 14 km away, this can also be arranged. 

Harare Cresta Lodge is part of the Cresta Hospitality group. They own and manage hotels in different parts of the Southern African region. We also take the liberty to recommend other hotels which might not be part of the Cresta group.