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    Lake View Studios

    58 Lake View Drive | Lake View Estate, Nairobi 00621, Kenya
    011 254 708 235861
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    6 Sep 2017
    “Quiet, homely, friendly, in excellent location”
    21 Sep 2017
    “Comfortable and safe in Lake View Studios”
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    Reviewed 22 September 2017

    Excellent security, Very pleasant and helpful staff, nice garden surrounds. Quiet and peaceful. A beautiful place to stay. I really enjoy the garden environment. Location is convenient to Westland's, yet far enough away from the hectic pace.More

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    Response from Ikweta-Safari, Owner at Lake View StudiosResponded 28 September 2017

    As one of our return Guests, your ***** review means a lot. We are indeed located in one of the most beautiful, safe and secure gated-residential-neighborhoods in the suburbs of north-western Nairobi. The wetlands around the pond which gives Lake View Estate its name is...More

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    Reviewed 8 September 2017

    The room was great, nicely designed and comfortable. The area was quiet and peaceful. The staff where helpful and friendly. I would definitely come back and stay here next time I am in Nairobi. Great value too.More

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    Response from Ikweta-Safari, Owner at Lake View StudiosResponded 10 September 2017

    Lake View Studios are designed for comfort and convenience. Each studio is customized with its own unique flair. Our studios are not your run-of-the-mill over-priced hotel room. We offer travellers affordable quality accommodation in one of Nairobi’s most beautiful, peaceful and safe gated communities as...More

    Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

    This is the perfect place for a quick stop over in Nairobi. It was super clean, comfortable and cosy. It felt very secure and was a peaceful little retreat for me. The staff were very friendly and caring. The booking process was extremely easy and...More

    Thank Lara H
    Response from Ikweta-Safari, Owner at Lake View StudiosResponded 28 September 2017

    Appreciate your positive review and recommending Lake View Studios. We are about affordable quality accommodation that offers our Guests a “feel at home” living space and safe environment in one of the most beautiful neighborhoods of Nairobi. Our studios each have their own look and...More

    Reviewed 6 September 2017

    Self catering studios with high speed Wi-Fi in leafy, excellent location close to most interesting locations in Nairobi. Home away from home. Near International schools, UN, Embassies, malls, eateries, etc.More

    Thank james_mwanzia
    Response from Ikweta-Safari, Owner at Lake View StudiosResponded 9 September 2017

    From a regular Guest your review means a lot to us. You have captured highlights of Lake View Studios. Each of our studios has its own unique character, color scheme and décor offering cozy personalized living spaces. All our studios have fully equipped kitchenettes. Guests...More

    Reviewed 8 February 2016 via mobile

    I spent 1 week in these apartments. WIFI only worked the day I left. Pressure of the shower is totally insufficient, some days only drops of water. Curtains of the shower need a change when you see they are beggining to be not so clean....More

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    Response from Ikweta-Safari, Owner at Lake View StudiosResponded 11 February 2016

    We appreciate and are grateful to have been able to host this guest for a week. However, it is unfortunate that his visit coincided with a period when we had serious challenges with our Internet service, and a number of other issues which we refer...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Price range
    • US$31 - US$51 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
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    • Nairobi
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    "Choose one of the rooms facing the front of the property. The bigger room, facing the back, is quite cramped..."
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    "not sure but I think all the rooms should be good."
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    "All rooms are very nice"
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    "The smaller rooms are cramped, so worth paying the extra KShs 1000-2000 for a larger room. Magadi is my..."
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