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Olive Leaves Guesthouse

Dassie, Gaborone Botswana See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
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Reviewed 26 January 2018

Stayed for six nights attending a conference at the University of Botswana which is only a few minutes easy drive away. Decor is a bit quirky but very nicely done and rooms are a good size very clean and cool with a good sized bed....More

Date of stay: January 2018
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Reviewed 10 December 2017

Booked this Guesthouse during a business trip to Gaborone. Did not disappoint. Was booked in room 5 and I needed a desk to work on. They kindly moved me to room 2 which was a fantastic room. Wonderful breakfast. Close to the city with safe...More

Date of stay: November 2017
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Reviewed 6 August 2017

We have stayed at Olive Leaves twice and have enjoyed both stays. A lovely, comfortable guest house that has a homely atmosphere. The rooms are clean and spacious. The outside pool area creates a restful atmosphere and although the guest house is so central, it...More

Date of stay: July 2017
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Reviewed 4 August 2017

I have stayed at Olive Leaves several times and every time I am impressed with the beauty and tranquility that greets you as you arrive. The staff is very friendly and welcoming and the rooms beautifully appointed and clean. Breakfasts are ample,well balanced and good!...More

Date of stay: July 2017
Thank Gabi1912
Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

I love the Olive Leaves and return often - its a real leafy sanctuary tucked away in central Gaborone. Very comfortable. All of the staff are wonderful and so friendly. Why on earth would you want to stay in an impersonal hotel??

Date of stay: November 2016
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Olive Leaves is a charming guesthouse ideally situated in the heart of Gaborone. We offer a one of a kind experience ensuring our valued guests have a comfortable and memorable stay. Our friendly staff and More homely environment have made us a favourite amongst frequent business travellers and first time tourists alike.At Olive Leaves you will find uniquely decorated rooms, tranquil gardens, a refreshing swimming pool and the best in Botswana hospitality, to but name a few . The Olive Leaves team look forward to welcoming you at our beloved guesthouse soon. Less
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Golf Course
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$76 - US$87 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Botswana > South-East District > Gaborone
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
US$76 - US$87 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Botswana > South-East District > Gaborone
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"Request room 2."
10 Dec 2017
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"Upstairs rooms have a canopy view of the trees."
04 Aug 2017
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"Rooms 3 and 4 I are best, on the first floor overlooking the garden / pool, with a landing to sit on Room 4..."
02 Nov 2015
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"Nice, spacious rooms though I couldn't find a switch for the ceiling fan."
01 Apr 2015
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