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    Oakwood Hotel

    Kimathi Street | P.O. Box 40683, Nairobi, Kenya
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    May 7
    May 8
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    US$59
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    • Excellent10%
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    11 Mar 2017
    “Dire”
    11 Mar 2017
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    3 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 11 March 2017

    After an 18 hour car, rail and plane journey, I could have slept on the floor, which would have been an improvement on the slab of rock that appeared to comprise the bed. This hotel was dark and depressing, so badly lit that it was...More

    Thank Macha1st
    Reviewed 11 March 2017

    After an eighteen hour car, rail and plane journey, I could have slept on a floor - which would have been more comfortable than the slab of rock which appeared to comprise the bed. This hotel was dark and dismal, so badly lit that it...More

    Thank macha2017
    Reviewed 1 March 2017

    I booked 2 nights at this place in August 2016. When we arrived at 5pm we were told that the power was down and was being fixed. I also booked a double room which I did not get, a triple instead with no doubles available....More

    Thank Glen B
    Reviewed 18 January 2017

    I was here for only a few nights but desperately wanted to leave. There were insects, and everything was very old. It was terrible hot with no AC but a fan available. The washrooms were disgusting and the power was out quite a bit (not...More

    Thank Suhani B
    Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

    This hotel is remarkable. It was build for and by a British Gouverneur. That means its a old building. The stile is complete genuine and the building a monument. The staff was so very kind and helpful. The rooms very clean. The breakfast was good...More

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    Response from Madahotels_11, Public Relations Manager at Oakwood Hotel

    Hi Ron, Wow! Thank you for the amazing review. We are glad you enjoyed your stay at Oakwood. Be sure that we will be on hand to provide you with an even better experience if you wish to stay with us again. Please do recommend...More

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    Room Tips
    "with wifi available"
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    "Not many rooms have a view so best to ask if you want a look out."
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    "I like the inside rooms they are quieter"
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    "Location, location"
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