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    The Heron Portico

    Milimani Road, Opp. Provincial Police Headquarters | P. O. Box 41848, Nairobi 00100, Kenya
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    Overview
    • Excellent49%
    • Very good39%
    • Average9%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “business trip” (17 reviews)
    “quiet area” (5 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
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    Bar/Lounge
    Fitness centre
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    4.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 25 February 2017

    It has been some time since I resided at this establishment. Needed a centrally located hotel to Upper Hill and Kileleshwa and decided to reside here due to traffic and short stay. Was not disappointed. Price competitive, check in quick and efficient, wifi acceptable, breakfast...More

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    Response from sanjeev t, General Manager at The Heron PorticoResponded 5 April 2017

    Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing The Heron Portico. We know that you have options of several hotel stays in the city and we are grateful for this opportunity. Thank you also for your time to share your review on TripAdvisor. I am delighted to...More

    Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

    Heron looks really nice and fancy but service is pretty slow and food is not that good. Cold breakfast buffet with limited options. Room service took forever. Wifi was inconsistent. Pretty grounds and spacious rooms.More

    Thank Patricia T
    Response from sanjeev t, General Manager at The Heron PorticoResponded 25 February 2017

    Dear Guest, Thank you for sparing your valuable time to post feedback of your stay on TripAdvisor. Your generous praise of our ambience, room and landscaping is very encouraging and motivating. We have taken a note of your feedback on internet speed, service delivery and...More

    Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

    Hotel is old but value for money. Old rooms and furniture, bathrooms but maintained well. Staff is really good and courteous. Service times are longer and slow but that is compensated by accommodative staff. The hotel is near to the business district.More

    Thank Snehal22
    Response from sanjeev t, General Manager at The Heron PorticoResponded 25 February 2017

    Dear Guest, Thank you very much for posting your review about your experience at the Heron Portico. I am glad you left with a positive impression of our hotels . The team at the hotel and I look forward to welcoming you back soon. Thank...More

    Reviewed 14 February 2017

    The Heron Portico is a comfortable, well located hotel in Nairobi. I stay here for every business trip in Nairobi and would thoroughly recommend it. The staff are extremely attentive, and my stay was made complete by Festus Sitati who not only makes the best...More

    Thank w0rldtraveller25
    Response from sanjeev t, General Manager at The Heron PorticoResponded 25 February 2017

    Dear guest, Thank you for your review on Trip Advisor. I am delighted to know that our hotel was at par with your expectation in terms of service, rooms, atmosphere and food. Our endeavour will always be to exceed our guests’ expectations, which we will...More

    Reviewed 13 February 2017

    The staff at the Heron are extremely helpful, anything you need and they will help you out. I really enjoyed the breakfast and had the best service from Festus the chef. I would definitely stay again if I return to Nairobi!More

    Thank f00dl0ver22
    Response from sanjeev t, General Manager at The Heron PorticoResponded 25 February 2017

    Dear Guest, Greetings of the day! I am delighted to learn about your wonderful stay experience at The Heron Portico. Your positive comments are a source of motivation for the team. Thank you for taking time out to share your feedback. We value your patronage...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Banquet Room
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • Price range
    • US$80 - US$159 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #3 Best Value Hotel in Nairobi
    • #5 Luxury Hotel in Nairobi
    • #12 Business Hotel in Nairobi
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    • Suites ,
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    • Number of rooms
    • 108
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    • Nairobi
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    Traveller (168)
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    1 July 2017|
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    Response from Matthew Q | Reviewed this property |
    Taxi. If rush hour allow 2 hours just to get to the airport! Traffic late afternoon / early evening is horrendous! Assume the same for morning rush hour. But took only 20 mins from airport to hotel late evening when traffic... More
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    "Rooms at higher floors are a bit quieter"
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    "Weak wifi. Quiet neighbourhood"
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    "No elevators to the room I stayed in on the 3rd floor, so if that is a problem for you, ask for something on..."
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    "Rooms facing the pool"
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