Polana it's a beautiful British colonial building, with an amazing view to the Indic Ocean. Polana is full of charm and takes you back in time. They have made some renovations and in a way I do beleive that the improvements were for better, I just miss the previous decor. The continental breakfasts are Wowwww... Divine. I used to have lazy Sunday breakfast here. I did organize a wedding venue at Polana and everything was absolutely perfect, the food, the flowers, decor, and the service... the staff its wonderful, very polite, friendly and helpful. I have beautiful memories at Polana. Prices are quite high, but it's a 5 stars hotel and service its really really good.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- The “Grand Dame” of Africa, as the Polana Serena Hotel is widely known, is a must-see historical landmark when talking about the city of Maputo. The elegance and splendour of its façade are the living memory of bygone colonial times; its luxurious interiors whisper stories of the many generations who spent nights protected by the hotel’s majestic walls, kings and queens, ambassadors and presidents, princesses and common travellers; its gardens, perfect and romantic lookouts offer a breathtaking view over the Indian Ocean.Built in 1922 in the heart of Maputo, one of the most exclusive residential areas, the Polana Serena Hotel belongs to the elite of the most famous hotels in the world. The splendor of its colonial lines blend tradition and art, making your stay an unforgettable journey through the past, looking to the future. Faithfull to the Serena Group philosophy of integrating architecture with cultural heritage, the Polana Serena Hotel offers a mix of elegance, grandeur and ethnicity, in a space equipped with the most modern solutions, luxurious facilities and excellent service. ... more less
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