Harare and Zimbabwe's most luxurious five star hotel

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Rainbow Towers Hotel - General


Previously known as the Sheraton Harare, the 5-star Rainbow Towers Hotel has been owned and managed by the Rainbow Group since 2006. In 2008, the Rainbow Towers Hotel won the coveted “Best City Hotel”, making it the finest in Harare, Zimbabwe. The Rainbow Towers Hotel is currently being refurbished, so that it will remain one of the most luxurious hotels in Zimbabwe.

The Rainbow Towers Hotel in Harare, Zimbabwe, caters for business executives and tourists and is also a child-friendly establishment. A same day laundry and valet service enables the visiting business executives to always look their best. Moms and dads will be pleased to know that the babysitting and child care service of the Rainbow Hotel will take good care of the kiddies if they want to do sight-seeing or enjoy a candle-lit dinner. The Rainbow Towers Hotel also offers a hairdresser, beauty salon and massage parlour for an extra treat. If cold water is not your scene, you will be pleasantly surprised to know that the Rainbow Towers Hotel in Harare has a heated swimming pool. The gym and health centre of the hotel is one of the best in Harare. The hotel guests also have the use of a tennis court. The Rainbow Towers Hotel also offers a gift shop and jewellery shop (for the shiny things) and a stationery shop (for that exquisite postcard to turn your friends green with envy).

Guests at the Rainbow Towers Hotel in Harare have a choice of three restaurants. The La Chandelle offers authentic French cuisine. Lovers of fusion food will delight in the Afro-Asian cuisine of the Kombahari Restaurant, while the Harvest Garden Restaurant offers a buffet and a la carte menu. Guests in the Towers Rooms have the privilege of a complimentary continental breakfast, as well as a complimentary cocktail in the evenings. The tinkling of the live piano music in the foyer of the Rainbow Towers Hotel is guaranteed to calm down even the most frazzled of executives.


The Location

The Rainbow Towers Hotel is located right next to the Harare International Conference Centre in the capital city of Zimbabwe.



The 5-star Rainbow Towers Hotel, accommodates guests in 304 en-suite rooms, as well as 67 Towers rooms (on floors 12 to 17). The Towers rooms are the epitomy of luxury, offering en-suite bathroom, king-sized bed, air-AIR-conditioning (individually controlled in each room), sound-proof and insulated windows for a peaceful stay, electronic safe, work desk (with high speed internet access), direct dial telephone, satellite TV, mini-bar, toiletries, hairdryer, shaving points, tea/coffee-making facilities, 24-hour room service, as well as fresh flowers and fruit basket on your arrival. Catch up with the news with the complimentary morning newspaper.




Our conference facility is the best in Zimbabwe – certainly one of the largest and best-equipped in Africa. An auditorium that can comfortably seat 4500 delegates can be partitioned into 4 smaller halls, each individually sound-proofed. This auditorium at the Rainbow Hotel in Harare also has a fully-equipped press centre and press gallery. In Africa’s multilingual environment, the conference facilities at the Rainbow Hotel offer simultaneous interpretation services for 11 languages – so delegates will definitely get their message across! In addition, full secretarial services of the business centre will ensure the conference runs smoothly.





The Harare Rainbow Towers might be Zimbabwe's best hotel but it is certainly not the only. If you visit the country stay with us the first night and than explore our beautiful country further. Hwange Safari Lodge is at the Hwange National Park and the offer hotel style accommodation. No visit to Zimbabwe are complete without a visit to the Lake Kariba and Fothergill Island a luxurious lodge on an island in Lake Kariba.  Just 3 hours east of the Rainbow Towers Hotel is the Inn On Rupurara a famous boutique hotel nearNyanga in the Eastern Highlands.


The Big Five Lodge offers affodable accommodation just outside the CBD in Gaborone, the capital city of Botswana. Other Botswana lodges includes the Thapama Hotel in Francistown and other Francistown Hotels such the Marang Gardens hotel and Woodlands stop over self-catering ( self contained ) accommodation and camping. You can fly from Harare to the Okavango Delta after your stay at the Rainbow Towers Hotel. Their are daily flights via Gaborone and Johannesburg to Maun the gateway to the Okavango Delta and the place where you will start your Okavango Delta Safari Lodge or hotel.


The Rainbow Towers Hotel recommends the following hotel and lodges in Namibia.
Grunau Country House is an award winning hotel in Grunau.  It offers excellent accommodation and meals in in the south of Namibia. The world famous Waterberg Plateau National Park near Otjiwarong in the North of Namibia offers as the Rainbow Towers Hotel, luxurious accommodation but in completely different style.


The Rainbow Towers Hotel in Harare are proudly associated with lodges and hotels in South Africa such as:
Kob Inn a resort along the Wildcoast. This family resort is both luxurious and affordable.
Hakuna Mutata Geusthouse is in Koffiefontein in the Free State province.  This is the best accommodation in this mining town.
Mazeppa Bay Hotel on the Wildcoast of the Eastern Cape.  The Wildcoast is the most beautiful coastline of South Africa.
Misty Mountain Lodge is in the Misty Mountain Reserve in the Tsitsikamma district of South Africa.  This beautiful lodge offers excellent accommodation with breathtaking coastal views.
Kalahari Monate lodge near Upington on the Spitskop Nature Reserve offers self-catering ( self contained ) accommodation 12 km from Upington onroute to the Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park.
Upington Accommodation provides accommodation in Upington in the Northern Cape such as lodges, hotels and guesthouses.
Sun River Lodge in Upington is a luxury guesthouse on the banks of the Orange River in the North Cape of South Africa.