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Harare
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

It was an amazing one; the hotel is conveniently located in the great CBD of Harare with splendid view of the town. The room service was exceptionally good, complemented with the welcoming stuff. Frankly speaking, I had a good time at Cresta Jameson. It is a cosy place to be...so see you there for either business, family or couple trip/visit.

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Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

Went with family for a night. The service was good. It was not noisy and I had value for money. The customer service was fantastic especially the guy on the reception. No noise from cbd. It is a good place to visit when u are visiting Harare.

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

Dear Paul C. Greetings from Cresta Jameson. We were honoured to have you and your family as our guests. We are delighted that you enjoyed your time with us. We look forward to seeing you again. Kind regards Tinashe Kuvheya | GM, Cresta Jameson, Harare

Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 25 October 2016

I stayed here for one night, this was a short pitstop on my journey t see the various sites of Zimbabwe. The hotel is centrally located, not too far from airport and and walked from here to the bus terminus to catch my bus to Mutare, the room was clean and the breakfast was good. Not fancy but good enough...

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

Dear Sue t. Warm greetings from Cresta Jameson in Harare. Thank you for staying with us. We look forward to seeing you again. Kind regards Tinashe Kuvheya | GM, Cresta Jameson, Harare

Harare, Zimbabwe
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

The staff and waiters here never disappoint." Refreshing" theme adopted by the corporate has brought sense of ownership and valued participation from staff. Inevitably customer care has gone up and clientele excited. Informal meetings are better in "The Usual Place" restaurant.

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

Dear John C. Thank you for reviewing Cresta Jameson on Tripadvisor. We are delighted to receive your encouraging feedback. We look forward to welcoming you back. Kind regards Tinashe Kuvheya | GM, Cresta Jameson, Harare

Bulawayo, Zimbabwe
Reviewed 16 October 2016

CBD location ideal because I had early morning meetings to attend to. I expected the Samora Machel AM and PM peak traffic to be obtrusive but I was pleasantly surprised. No real complaints against the facilities, not luxurious but great at this price point. I will definitely stay there again. I made one call to housekeeping which was promptly and...

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

Dear DrBlessing Thank you for recommending Cresta Jameson on Tripadvisor. We were honoured to have you staying with us. Looking forward to your next visit. Kind regards Tinashe Kuvheya | GM, Cresta Jameson, Harare

Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

Average rated. Nothing spectacular. Clean linen (though found rubbish in closet from previous stay which was taken care of upon reporting to front desk). Disappointed there was no dinner service as restaurant was under renovations but had made prior booking elsewhere. Hot water and an otherwise comfortable stay.

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

Dear ChiEdith Thank you for staying at Cresta Jameson. We appreciate your patronage. Please be advised that that we offer bed and breakfast only. Our guests have the option to dine at one of our sister hotels (Cresta Oasis / Cresta Lodge) or to dial for dinner through one of our service providers. We look forward to seeing you again....

Chinhoyi
Reviewed 14 September 2016

the place is well situated, in the CBD. Though there has been a slight deterioration in the outlook ,its still a good place to be. its cool and quiet, very conducive for learning or just resting. There is good air condition.

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

Dear Meggis C. Thank you for staying at Cresta Jameson. We were honoured to have you as our guest. We wish you the very best in your studies and look forward to welcoming you back. Kind regards Tinashe Kuvheya | GM, Cresta Jameson, Harare

Reviewed 15 August 2016

It was close to CBD, the online booking I made came in handy. the breakfast was okay. However, one employee was kinda snooping as I had my breakfast, she was not that courteous. The room air con was not working. The car parking was quite safe.

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

Dear Silver Takudzwa M. Thank you for staying at Cresta Jameson. We were honoured to have you as our guest. We appreciate your feedback on areas where we can do better. Our management is coaching new members of the team on the importance of customer care. We look forward to seeing you again. Kind regards Tinashe Kuvheya | GM, Cresta...

Bulawayo, Zimbabwe
Reviewed 12 August 2016

With the revised prices the hotel is giving value for money. The hotel is ideally located in the Central Business District. Very convenient for those on Business travel. Secure and convenient car park. The staff is very friendly. I would recommend anyone traveling on Business on as a family to try the Jameson Hotel. For management please redo some of...

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

Dear EnockMan Thank you for reviewing Cresta Jameson on Tripadvisor. We appreciate your recommendation. We are pleased that you found our hotel to be value for money. Your suggestions for improvement have been noted. Updating our bathrooms and air conditioning units is in our refurbishment plans. We look forward to seeing you again. Kind regards Tinashe Kuvheya | GM, Cresta...

Reviewed 4 July 2016

On the plus side, the hotel had availability during an especially hectic time. The staff were also friendly. In addition, the hotel has some additional services such as an on-site barber. There's also a nice jazz club downstairs, next to the hotel. However, the facilities were very dated and inconvenient. Overall, the hotel seems to be past its prime and...

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

Dear MonsieurPeregrine Thank you for staying at Cresta Jameson. We were honoured to have you as our guest. Our short-medium term plans for the updating of Cresta Jameson are already in progress. This includes the updating of bathrooms in guest rooms, fitting new beds and bringing in new televisions as well as a fridge and tea/coffee making facilities. The refurbishment...

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Spa
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Pool
  • Spa
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Room Service
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting

Additional Information about Cresta Jameson Hotel

Address: Cnr Samora Machel Avenue & Park Street, Harare, Zimbabwe
Region: Zimbabwe > Harare Province > Harare
Price Range: RM230 - RM306 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Cresta Jameson Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 90
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“For greater view of the city and quietness, higher floors are ideal”
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 of 5 bubbles wisebornm, 8 Dec 2016 | Read review
“good working A/C units. less noise as one goes up.”
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“awesome breakfast”
 of 5 bubbles , 15 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Try to avoid rooms on the Eastern side...too noisy at night because of the night clubs on the ground floor”
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