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    Sankara Nairobi

    Woodvale Grove, Westlands, Nairobi 00606, Kenya
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    Overview
    • Excellent59%
    • Very good30%
    • Average6%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible2%
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast Buffet
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    Rooftop Bar
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    Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

    Amazing hotel. Professional staff. Super Clean and well maintained rooms. Best coffee in town. Best barista in town. Great steak. Gym is efficient (although needs one more running machine). Close proximity to the Gypsy Bar, a Nairobi institution.More

    1  Thank Gkrishna11
    Response from Sankara N, General Manager at Sankara NairobiResponded 14 October 2016

    Dera Gkrishna, Thank you for sharing your Sankara experience on TripAdvisor. It is always a great pleasure to read such complimentary feedback from our guests. We are glad that you experienced the True Sankara spirit from our Sankara Stars, enjoyed the Graze Steakhouse and the...More

    Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

    I mostly enjoyed my recent 5 nights stay at Sankara Nairobi, on business. My room was nice and spacious, comfortable with a full bathroom, gown and slippers, mini bar,spacious cupboards and work desk. Given my busy schedule, I mostly ordered food and wine via room...More

    Thank TshegoTee
    Response from Sankara N, General Manager at Sankara NairobiResponded 14 October 2016

    Dera Tshego, Thank you for sharing your review on TripAdvisor. I am glad that you had a lovely stay and that we managed to make your business trip smooth. It is always wonderful when we learn that our guests experience was made great by what...More

    Reviewed 29 September 2016

    This is a fabulous hotel! While the rooms are nice and not necessarily luxurious, the staff is WONDERFUL and is what makes the Sankara so great! I have special dietary needs and Chef Joshua was a gem!! He was amazing and made me special meals...More

    Thank nota3rdworldgirl
    Response from Sankara N, General Manager at Sankara NairobiResponded 14 October 2016

    Dear Guest, Thank you for sharing your Sankara experience on TripAvisor. I am delighted to learn that your stay was wonderful thanks to our Sankara Stars, the rooms and the location. We always aim to ensure that all our guests’ expectations are exceeded and in...More

    Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

    I was on business and we also had an event scheduled in the same hotel. Firstly, I was extremely surprised with how friendly and happy the staff were. Whether it was someone you met in the elevator or housekeeping staff or the guard at the...More

    Thank prajk_travelbug
    Response from Sankara N, General Manager at Sankara NairobiResponded 14 October 2016

    Dear Prajk, Thank you for taking the time to share your well detailed complimentary review. We are glad that you had a lovely experience while staying with us, thanks to our dedicated Sankara stars, our facilities, food offerings, and the Sankara Seven souvenirs. It is...More

    Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

    The manager Geofrey is very reliable and friendly to all guest and always there invade of any emergency and Daniel is my favourite bar tender the rooftop bar is clean and all the staff are easy and nice.music is awesome and so is the crowdMore

    Thank Laviniah F
    Response from Sankara N, General Manager at Sankara NairobiResponded 14 October 2016

    Dear Laviniah, Thank you for sharing your complimentary review on TripAvisor. It is a great pleasure to know that the Sankara spirit of offering superior service is being practiced by our Sankara Stars and our facilities are enjoyed by our esteemed guests. Your kind words...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Spa
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Spa
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$171 - US$265 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #4 Business Hotel in Nairobi
    • #7 Spa Hotel in Nairobi
    • #10 Luxury Hotel in Nairobi
    • #10 Family Hotel in Nairobi
    • #11 Romantic Hotel in Nairobi
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    • Number of rooms
    • 156
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    • Nairobi
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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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    31 December 2016|
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    Request for their hotel van that is big enough for you as a family. Enjoy your stay!
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    7 September 2015|
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    Dear Egyptphyle, Thank you for your email. Moshi has left Sankara Nairobi. Warm Regards, Sankara Nairobi
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