Riley's Hotel

Perhaps the best Hotel in Maun Botswana







 Address: Main Rd, Maun, Botswana
TEL: +27(0) 21 855 0395


Riley’s Hotel (also known as Cresta Riley’s Hotel) in Maun is one of the legendary tourist establishments in Botswana. This hotel is a premier stopover for tourists on their way to the Okavango Delta, Savuti, Chobe National Park or Moremi. However, Riley’s Hotel is also a favourite among the business executives in Botswana.

Riley’s Hotel offers three-star accommodation in 51 rooms: 3 suites, 22 twin rooms and 26 double rooms. All rooms are en-suite and are equipped with air-conditioning, 4-channel television, tea/ coffee facilities and direct-dial telephone. Although room service is available, dining at Riley’s Grill (delicious continental and full breakfasts, a la carte for lunch and dinner) is not to be missed. Don’t miss the Sunday braai lunch. For the not-so-hungry, various pool and cocktail bars offer light snacks as well as teas and coffees.

Riley’s Hotel can assist you with arranging trips in and around Maun, including game viewing, makoro and boat trips, birding, visits to the Crocodile Farm, as well as trips into the Okavango Delta, Moremi, Chobe National Park and Savuti. This hotel in Maun also offers a sparkling swimming pool, hair salon, safe parking as well as airport transport and assistance with travel arrangements.

Riley’s Hotel is situated on the banks of the Thamalakane River in Maun, making this three star hotel an ideal conference venue in Botswana. The conference room can accommodate 80 people and is equipped with overhead projector, television monitor, flipchart, whiteboard, screen and secretarial services.



Zimbabwe is an immediate neighbour of Botswana. If you wants to visit the Eastern Highlands of Zimbabwe after your visit to Riley's Hotel in Maun, you must allow at least two days. In the Eastern Highlands you can stay in either the
Inn On Rupurara, a boutique hotel the Nyanga Mountains or the five-star Leopard Rock Hotel in the Vumba Mountains with its breath-taking views, excellent cuisine and well known golf courses.


There might be two reasons for your visit to Maun and Riley's Hotel. You might be here for business or for a holiday of a lifetime in the Okavango Delta. If you plan a visit to the Okavango, you can book your Okavango Delta Safari or accommodation with us. Most Okavango Safaris end in the Chobe Game Reserve 600 km from Maun. The Chobe Safari Lodge offers luxury accommodation at affordable rates.

If you are on business you might need to visit Francistown after your visit to Maun. In Francistown are two of the Cresta Hotels from the same standard as the Rileys Hotel. Thapama Hotel is the most luxurious in the centre of the CBD and the Marang Gardens Hotel is in a beautiful setting with magnificent gardens in Francistown Botswana.  If you decided to drive with the Trans Kgalagadi Highway you can consider a night in either Kang Ultra Stop or Nkisi Lodge in Kang or Kalahari Rest 20 km north of Kang.

Temba South Africa is best known for the high quality tailor-made tours and safaris in South Africa and if you plan a visit to South Africa after your stay at Riley's they will gladly plan a tour or safari through South Africa. They will include hotels, lodges and guesthouses such as The Regent in East London and Sun River Lodge in Upington is a luxury guesthouse on the banks of the Orange River North Cape.

Caprivi Accommodation exposes visitors to the best as well as the most affordable accommodation in The Caprivi in the far north of Namibia five hours drive from Riley's Hotel in Maun. If you needs to drive to Cape Town after your visit to Maun consider Mariental River Chalets self-catering (self-contained) accommodation in Mariental as your night stop. North West of Maun but in Namibia is the famous Waterberg Plateau National Park.