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    Sankara Nairobi

    Woodvale Grove, Westlands, Nairobi 00606, Kenya
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    1 room
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      2 adults
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        0 children
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          US$388
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          Overview
          • Excellent56%
          • Very good30%
          • Average6%
          • Poor3%
          • Terrible2%
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          Free Wifi
          Parking
          Breakfast Buffet
          Air Conditioning
          Pool
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          Restaurant
          Airport Transportation
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          Rooftop Bar
          Fitness centre
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          5.0 Star Hotel
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          171 - 175 of 854 reviews

          Reviewed 30 May 2016 via mobile

          Excellent everything at Sarabi on the roof top Service was phenomenal. Julius ,who came to me many times to check up on everything made it easy to get what i wanted. Love this place, Their Sarabi sandwich and Tandoori chicken wrap, Can't get enough of...More

          Thank Anna W
          Response from Sankara N, General Manager at Sankara Nairobi

          Dear Anna, I would like to express my most sincere gratitude for taking the time to share your recent experience at our Sarabi Pool and Supper Club. I am especially glad to know that you were impressed with our unmatched Service and enjoyed our culinary...More

          Reviewed 30 May 2016

          Sankara Nairobi is my comfort zone whenever I visit Nairobi. I consider it my second home, home away from home. I stayed in Sankara each time I visited Nairobi starting from 2012 to date. Sankara will remain home whether for business related or family trip....More

          Thank John V
          Response from Sankara N, General Manager at Sankara Nairobi

          Dear John V, Thank you kindly for taking the time to share your experience at the Sankara Nairobi on TripAdvisor. It is always a great pleasure to read such great feedback from our loyal guests; we could not be more delighted than to read that...More

          Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

          I really enjoy staying here because they just get it right. The rooms are quiet and logically arranged to work and relax. The restaurants and bars are pricey but worth it. The gym is great! What really makes this place my favorite in Nairobi is...More

          1  Thank r0dneylc
          Response from Sankara N, General Manager at Sankara Nairobi

          Dera Rodneylc, It is wondeful to read that Sankara Nairobi is your favourite hotel in Nairobi and that you really enjoyed your stay with us thanks to our dedicated team. We truly appreciate your taking the time to express your contentment with our service and...More

          Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

          A fantastic place i always love visiting especially the roof top bar.my recent visit couple of weeks ago was refreshing.fantastic food,wine and service especially from a Mr David Gitei was exceptional.keep up the good workMore

          2  Thank Ggathekia1
          Response from Sankara N, General Manager at Sankara Nairobi

          Dear Ggathekia, Thank you for taking the time to review your experience at our Sarabi Pool and Supper Club on TripAdvisor. Our aim is to impress each and every one of our guests and I am happy to know that we succeeded in your case,...More

          Reviewed 22 May 2016

          I have stayed twice at the Sankara: in 2015 and 2016. Wonderful hotel, nice rooms and bathrooms and very nice breakfast. Very central location as well, and friendly staff. The hotel has the motto of the "Sankara Seven" and they place little soap stone animals...More

          1  Thank Sharifa_on_travels
          Response from Sankara N, General Manager at Sankara Nairobi

          Dear Sharifa, Thank you for choosing to stay at Sankara Nairobi and for taking the time to review your experiences on TripAdvisor. It is always a delight to read such kind reviews from our loyal guests; it is an affirmation that our efforts to extend...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$195 - US$290 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #4 Business Hotel in Nairobi
          • #7 Spa Hotel in Nairobi
          • #10 Family Hotel in Nairobi
          • #11 Luxury Hotel in Nairobi
          • #11 Romantic Hotel in Nairobi
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Accessible rooms ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 156
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          • Location
          • Kenya >
          • Nairobi
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          • Sankara Nairobi Hotel Nairobi
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          Traveller (203)
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          Dining (58)
          Pool & Beach (10)
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Poonam003
          do you have disabled rooms?
          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
          Hi, I am visiting with my baby boy and husband in a few days. Please may we have hotel pick up and a crib arranged. Thank you. Booking has been made already.
          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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          Egyptphyle
          Is Moshi Perera still at this hotel.
          7 September 2015|
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          Response from Sankara N | Property representative |
          Dear Egyptphyle, Thank you for your email. Moshi has left Sankara Nairobi. Warm Regards, Sankara Nairobi
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          "I like the sixth floor club room, but it costs a bit more."
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          "fifth floor"
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          "ask for king size bed :-)"
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          "ask to be placed away from the bar/pool side"
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