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    Jacana Gardens Guest Lodge

    14 Jacana Drive | Borrowdale, Harare, Zimbabwe
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    2017-10-29 2017-10-30
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    Overview
    • Excellent89%
    • Very good10%
    • Average1%
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    Travellers talk about
    “the main house” (20 reviews)
    “local art” (10 reviews)
    Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Airport Transportation
    Bar/Lounge
    Multilingual Staff
    Laundry Service
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 364 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Lovely place to stay. Clean rooms fantastic breakfast and extrem friendly and helpful manager. We are happy to join this guesthouse. Dinner not aviable but a nice pizzaservice possible. Not far away from town.More

    Thank Hans B
    Response from Wim L, Owner at Jacana Gardens Guest LodgeResponded 5 days ago

    Dear Hans, thank you so much for your wonderful review, this is highly appreciated by the whole Jacana Gardens team! It was truly our pleasure to host you both and we are looking forward to welcome you any next time the wind brings you to...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    There were several reasons I chose to stay at Jacana Gardens on my first visit to Zimbabwe. This was a business trip and, as a woman frequently travelling alone for work, I try to avoid large international hotels . I prefer to support a local...More

    Thank Marie K
    Response from Wim L, Owner at Jacana Gardens Guest LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear Marie, thank you so much for writing our four hundred-st (400!!!) review, you gave us a reason to celebrate with all the staff :-) Thank you also for your kind words on your stay with us. Having been a female traveler on my own...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    I usually do not write trip reviews. I make an exception here because Jacana Gardens Guest Lodge is an exceptional place. The owners, Rian and Willem, and their staff added to the experience by making me feel welcome, at home and secure. Rian, in particular,...More

    Thank cowhite
    Response from Wim L, Owner at Jacana Gardens Guest LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear Craig, thank you so much for your wonderful review, this is highly appreciated by the whole Jacana Gardens team! It was truly our pleasure to host you and we are looking forward to welcome you any next time the wind brings you to this...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    I have traveled all over the world and have stayed in some of the best places, however the peace and quiet of Jacana Gardens, the excellent service, and the Dutch owners Willem and Rian's hospitality and service excellence are of the best I have ever...More

    Thank leondewet2
    Response from Wim L, Owner at Jacana Gardens Guest LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear Leon, thank you so much for your wonderful review, this is highly appreciated by the whole Jacana Gardens Team. It has absolutely been our pleasure to host you and your colleagues and we are looking forward to stay in touch. Kind greetings, Rian

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    My family (children 16, 14 and 12 and husband) and I had a wonderful 4 day stay at Jacana lodge. The rooms were clean and very comfortable. The lodge gave us a homely feeling. The beds were absolutely top quality. The food was fresh and...More

    Thank barbaravanhellemond
    Response from Wim L, Owner at Jacana Gardens Guest LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear Barbara, thank you so much for your wonderful review, this is truly appreciated by the whole Jacana Gardens team. It was our pleasure to host you and your family during your stay with us. Wishing you all the best and kind greetings, Rian

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    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Breakfast included
    • Room amenities
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$121 - US$136 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 7
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    • Location
    • Zimbabwe >
    • Harare Province >
    • Harare
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    Room Tips
    "The stand-alone cottages are very quiet and my preference. Breakfast is excellent. The Wifi is free and..."
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    "All rooms were just beautiful!"
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    "Rooms in the garden(6&7)"
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    "All rooms are fine. The ones in the garden are big and can easily accommodate a family."
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