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The Polana Hotel has for decades been the showpiece of Maputo's hotels. It is the most prestigious hotel ever since it opened in 1922.

Facilities: Polana lies on a low cliff overlooking the Indian Ocean.
It has reclaimed its status as one of the most elegant and well-run hotels in southern Africa, combining an Edwardian grace with modern luxuries such as cable television and air-conditioning in all rooms, a gymnasium, a swimming pool overlooking the sea, the finest five-star cuisine served in three restaurants, a coffee shop and delicatessen, a businesscentre and a kiosk selling South African and international newspapers.Rent a car service and excursions selling point. There are conferance facilities which provide full secretarial services and audiovisual equipment.There is also a free shuttle service to the airport.

The Polana Hotel, set amids swaying palms and landscaped gardens welcomes guests with its graceful atmosphere of elegance.

Rooms: the marble entrance hall boasts an ornate caged lift to carry guests to luxurious bedrooms. Some bedrooms are individual in style and decor, and some open unto balconies overlooking the endless Bay of Maputo.

It's a little walk to the the city centre and restaurants, and even the House of President Chissano.

For prices, see packages.

You can choose to stay in any of the following hotels:
Polana, Cardoso, Terminus, Mocambicano.