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Sankara Nairobi

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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“rooftop bar”(83 reviews)
“top floor”(28 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 4 April 2018

Sankara is a very cosmopolitan hotel with lots of events going on at all times including an art gallery display. I stayed at the hotel in 3 different rounds, each on average lasting a week or more. The rooms are comfortable and the staff are...More

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Response from Sankara N, General Manager at Sankara NairobiResponded 11 April 2018

Dear 4tress2015, Thank you for taking the time to review Sankara Nairobi. It is wonderful to read that you enjoyed your experience with us especially your comment about our staff being brilliant. We all look forward to welcoming you back in the very near future....More

Reviewed 31 March 2018

Sankara is a very nice and comfortable boutique hotel in Westlands. The hotel has both an upscale and trendy feel but with a local African touch in the design and artwork. The rooms are very comfortable and in-house dining is very good. The pool bar...More

Thank Ahmed E
Response from Sankara N, General Manager at Sankara NairobiResponded 1 April 2018

Dear Ahmed E, Thank you for taking the time to review Sankara Nairobi. It is a pleasure to read your comments and we look forward to welcoming you back in the very near future. Warm regards, Krishna Unni Group General Manager

Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

Very clean and tidy room with very friendly and helpful staff. Hotel well situated with multiple options for dining and shopping around. Power cut could happen from time to time but it's normal in Nairobi. Highly recommended!More

Thank Adrian C
Response from Sankara N, General Manager at Sankara NairobiResponded 1 April 2018

Dear Adrian C, Thank you for taking the time to review Sankara Nairobi. It is a pleasure to read that you enjoyed your recent stay with us and recommend us very highly. Thanks again and we look forward to welcoming you back in the very...More

Reviewed 20 March 2018

the service from the reception was so wonderful the bell boys give a personalised service. The room was wooow with a good view and noise free the rooms look brand new,the bathroom was to the point and the amenities were exceptional .cleanliness is on point...More

Thank elizabethmaina
Response from Sankara N, General Manager at Sankara NairobiResponded 1 April 2018

Dear elizabethmaina, Thank you for taking the time to review Sankara Nairobi. It is wonderful to read that you enjoyed your overall experience with us and recommend us highly. We hope to welcome you back in the very near future. Warm regards, Krishna Unni Group...More

Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

Stayed at the Sankara a few years ago and recently stayed there again. It’s a splendid hotel in the heart of the busy Westlands area of Nairobi. The staff are excellent as is the ambience and quality of the public areas and restaurants. Rooms are...More

Thank Robert C
Response from Sankara N, General Manager at Sankara NairobiResponded 20 March 2018

Dear Robert C, Thank you for taking the time to review Sankara Nairobi. It is wonderful to read that you enjoyed your experience with us and recommend us very highly. We look forward to welcoming you back in the very near future. Warm regards, Krishna...More

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Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Business Centre with Internet Access
Room Service
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$209 - US$332 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#4 Family Hotel in Nairobi
#4 Business Hotel in Nairobi
#5 Spa Hotel in Nairobi
#10 Luxury Hotel in Nairobi
#11 Romantic Hotel in Nairobi
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$209 - US$332 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#4 Family Hotel in Nairobi
#4 Business Hotel in Nairobi
#5 Spa Hotel in Nairobi
#10 Luxury Hotel in Nairobi
#11 Romantic Hotel in Nairobi
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Poonam003
24 April 2017|
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Response from Sankara N | Property representative |
Dear Poonam003, Yes we do have disabled rooms. If you would like to make a reservation or need any further information please contact us via our website. We look forward to welcoming you soon. Have a great day! Warm... More
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Temi A
31 December 2016|
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Response from 790redricka | Reviewed this property |
Request for their hotel van that is big enough for you as a family. Enjoy your stay!
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"higher floor rooms have a better view."
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"Rooms on the 6th floor facing Jacaranda side"
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"6th floor is the best and the rooms facing the Jacaranda hotel are quieter"
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"The place is easily accessible"
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