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Jacana Gardens Guest Lodge

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
US$ 132*
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US$ 132*
US$ 126*
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We've been here in April for one night and it was all perfect. Spotless clean, wonderful garden and great service. Really could recommend this place. Ashley is very helpful and professional. She even followed us to the gas station to bring me my jacket which I forgot in the room.

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Wim L, Owner at Jacana Gardens Guest Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Elke, thank you so much for your wonderful review, this is highly appreciated by the whole Jacana Gardens team. It is especially nice to read that our manager Ashleigh did so well and went out of her way to be of help. Thank you again for staying with us and we are looking forward to welcome you again on...

Kafue, Zambia
Reviewed 1 week ago

I spent two nights in this lovely place and can highly recommend it - beautiful house and garden, spacious clean rooms, and, above all, extremely friendly and welcoming owners. It almost feels like coming home!

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Wim L, Owner at Jacana Gardens Guest Lodge, responded to this review

dea Gridsi, thank you for your wonderful review, this is truly appreciated by the whole Jacana Gardens team! It was lovely to have you as our guest and we are looking forward to welcome you again any next time you travel to this beautiful country. kind greetings, Rian

Seattle, USA
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What people say is correct -- Jacana Lodge is everything one would want in boutique guest lodge. A wonderful hostess in Rani, large room with comfy bed, good wi-fi and a superb breakfast on the veranda. Will be my choice for a return visit.

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Wim L, Owner at Jacana Gardens Guest Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Mountainmann, thank you so much for your wonderful review, this is truly appreciated by the whole Jacana Gardens Team. It was lovely to have you both as our guests and we are looking forward to welcome you again any next time you visit Harare. Stay well and kind greetings, Rian

Ghent, Belgium
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed one week in Jacana Gardens Guest House in Harare and really enjoyed it. A haven of peace and cordiality and very appropriate working environment. Thanks Rian and all the staff for your personal attention and service. The pleasant garden and beautiful arisanat everywhere made it even more enjoyable. Highly recommended ! Lisette

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Wim L, Owner at Jacana Gardens Guest Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Lisette, thank you so much for your wonderful review, this is truely appreciated by the whole Jacana Gardens team. It was our pleasure to have you as our guest and hopefully you will have the chance to return to this beautiful country again. Stay well and hartelijke groet, Rian

The Hague
Reviewed 10 April 2017

On a big plot in Northern Harare. A great room, nice open common space, great outside area. It was bit too cold to use the pool, but it looked great. Clean, great internet, good breakfast. Extremely friendly and open couple running the guest lodge. Sem Levy is a short 5 minute (5 USD) ride away from the lodge.

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Wim L, Owner at Jacana Gardens Guest Lodge, responded to this review

Hoi Bram, hartelijk dank / thank you for your wonderful review. This is truly appreciated by the whole Jacana Gardens team! It was a true pleasure to have you as our guest and we are looking forward to welcome you again any next time you will visit this beautiful country. Stay well and kind greetings, Rian

Durham, North Carolina
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Jacana gardens was a lovely home away from home where I spent a couple of weeks for work travel. Rooms are thoughtfully decorated and spacious, common areas are comfortable and inviting...it's a relaxing place (especially after two weeks in rural areas). I felt very well looked after by Rian and the staff. I also joined the gym at Sam Levy's...

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Wim L, Owner at Jacana Gardens Guest Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Sarah, thank you for your wonderful review, this is very much appreciated by the whole Jacana Gardens team. Thank you especially for mentioning the gym at Sam Levys, this might be interesting information for some of our other guests as well! It was a true pleasure to have you as our guest and we are looking forward to welcome...

Amsterdam, South Africa
Reviewed 9 March 2017

Jacana Gardens is a wonderful place to stay. It’s a home away from home, with its beautiful gardens, nicely decorated rooms, very friendly owners and staff and good breakfast (I haven’t been able to try dinner unfortunately). Highly recommended!

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Wim L, Owner at Jacana Gardens Guest Lodge, responded to this review

dear Nienke, thank you so much for your wonderful review, this is truly appreciated by the whole Jacana Team. It has been a great pleasure to have you as our guest and we are looking forward to welcome you again any next time you might come to Harare. Stay well and kind greetings, Rian

Oxford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 March 2017

I have stayed at Jacana several times while in Harare from work. It's lovely home away from home. Rian is very caring and friendly. You can get a nice home cooked meal in the evening. And the internet works well! Best value for money in Harare!

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Wim L, Owner at Jacana Gardens Guest Lodge, responded to this review

dear worktraveller, thank you so much for your great review, this is truly appreciated by all our staff. It has always been a great pleasure to have you as our guest and we are looking forward to welcome you again any next time the winds might bring you back to this beautiful country! Stay well and kind greetings, Rian

Reviewed 6 March 2017

I have stayed here many times and it remains my favourite place in Harare. The house and gardens are beautifully maintained and have a really special, peaceful atmosphere. This is a much loved house and a very tranquil spot. The staff and owners are lovely and will really look after you. Very highly recommended!!

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Wim L, Owner at Jacana Gardens Guest Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Molly, thank you so much for your wonderful review, this is truly appreciated by the whole Jacana Gardens team. It has been such a pleasure to have you as our guest, every time around and I can only hope that you will return again to this very special country in the future. Stay well and kind greetings, Rian

Reviewed 6 March 2017

After a long journey from the south of Zimbabwe, I was pleasantly surprised by this oasis. Zimbabwe is an amazing place, infrastructure needs a lot of work, but there are pockets of excellence to be found. Like Jacana Garden Guest Lodge. I would highly recommend this guest house. Thanks for a lovely stay - hope to see you soon.

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Wim L, Owner at Jacana Gardens Guest Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Peter, thank you so much for your wonderful review, this is truly appreciated by the whole Jacana Gardens team. It has been such a pleasure to have you as our guest and we are looking forward to welcome you again any next time you will visit this beautiful country. Stay well and kind greetings, Rian

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Minibar
Internet
  • Paid Wifi
  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Enjoy genuine and uncomplicated hospitality at Jacana Gardens Guest Lodge, situated on a quiet and secure one acre property within the Golden Triangle of Harare’s Northern suburbs, a 10 minute drive from the centre of Harare. Come stay in one of our six newly decorated spacious bedrooms or self-contained Garden Cottage, each with it's own individual design, all en-suite and with patio doors that open onto verandas, overlooking a lush garden and swimming pool. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Jacana Gardens Guest Lodge

Address: 14 Jacana Drive | Borrowdale, Harare, Zimbabwe
Region: Zimbabwe > Harare Province > Harare
Price Range: ₹ 6,076 - ₹ 8,920 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Jacana Gardens Guest Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 7
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“Very clean and comfortable.”
, 5 Mar 2017 | Read review
“The rooms/ mini suites are all very well put together and each is a little different.”
kobikorsah, 5 Mar 2017 | Read review
“There isn't a bad room in the place!”
ConstantTraveler006, 5 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Be sure to take some time and see all the garden sculptures and art work”
lifefromstones, 4 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Ask the room 6.it is in the garden very quiet”
blarbanois, 20 Nov 2016 | Read review
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