Things to do Overview

Things to Do at The Grand Palm


The resort features an African curio shop, Heart of Africa, which specialises in Leather goods, African crafts and jewellery. Located in the hotel lobby, the curio shop offers convenience items to hotel guests and visitors.

Operating Hours: 08h00 to 17h00

Around the city, Gaborone offers a variety of shopping malls, shops, banks, business offices as well as arts and crafts centres.


The Boys Hair Salon

The salon is adjacent to the Walmont hotel lobby. It offers various hair styles to both in-house guests and visitors on appointment.


Bird and Nature Trails

The Grand Palm Resort facilities include a jogging trail set around a picturesque lake. With a huge diversity of birds, guests can enjoy their stay in a luxurious setting with a true African feel.

While walking through the trail, guests can view the lake, birds and a variety of natural tree species. Arrows have been made to show the route through the nature trail. This natural experience is enhanced by animals which can only be seen in the early times of the day.


The Health Club (Gym)

The facility includes cardio vascular machines and free weights for hotel residents. It also has a television screen for entertainment while in session.


Entertainment - Children's Play Gym

There is an outdoor children’s play gym adjacent to the Fig Tree. Parents can enjoy the tranquil setting watching their children play.


Olympic Size Swimming Pool

The Grand Palm features a well-lit Olympic size swimming pool surrounded by beautiful landscaped gardens and the Fig Tree Pool Bar.



The Boma

Picture a true African outdoor setting adjacent to the picturesque lake where a feast can be enjoyed whilst seated around
a blazing bonfire under the African sky…. Welcome to The Boma.

On the far end of the complex, within the richly historical bush farm area, lies an open air banqueting venue ideal for
corporate functions,parties, families and team building events. Inspired by nature and by tales rooted in the past,
this gentle space offers a point of peace. 



Tennis Courts

Flood lit tennis courts are situated next to the pool and adjacent to the Fig Tree Pool Bar. Guests can have a  session with friends and afterwards enjoy a moment of relaxation with drinks at the Fig Tree.

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