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Sankara Nairobi

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Dickens and Monica at the Front Office- thank you so much guys!! My wife and I will always be grateful. We were so surprised when we got back from dinner to find our favourite wine in the room along with a lovely fruit basket featuring the most delicious grapes ever! We'll be back :)

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Sankara N, General Manager at Sankara Nairobi, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for sharing your experience while staying with us. I am delighted to learn that our Sankara Stars Monicah and Dickens are living the Sankara Mission and you were pleasantly surprised by their gesture. We hope this made your Anniversary extra special. We look forward to welcoming you and your wife back in the not too distant...

Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

World Class Hotel and great ambience, it meets all your expectations and leaves you with a lasting experience. It is a hotel like no other and it's located in a very convenient place reachable to all at any time

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Sankara N, General Manager at Sankara Nairobi, responded to this review

Dear Joshua, Thank you for sharing your wonderful review on TripAdvisor. Nothing beats the satisfaction of a realised goal and in your case, our goal to create a memorable stay seems to have been realised. We are glad that we have provided convenience and great experiences for your. We look forward to welcome you back to Sankara hopefully soon. Warm...

Reviewed 31 October 2016

I want to preface my note by saying that I absolutely love the Sankara. It is the perfect hotel for business travelers. The staff is wonderful, the art is phenomenal, the food is delicious, the rooms are perfectly laid out, etc...However, I was bitten by bedbugs during my last stay -- all over my arms and back. These are not...

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Sankara N, General Manager at Sankara Nairobi, responded to this review

Dear Elizabeth, Thank you for taking the time to share your review on TripAdvisor. We are glad that you enjoyed the culinary offering, the rooms, and the art which is one of our signature elements and also found our Sankara Stars to be wonderful. We however noted your disquiet regarding bites on your arms with great concern and we would...

Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 25 October 2016

The ambiance is very calm and the service is excellent. I really liked the service the waiters gave us; they are very attentive and pay attention to details. Its a nice place to go for lunch or a quiet dinner.

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Sankara N, General Manager at Sankara Nairobi, responded to this review

Dear Lizborne, Thank you for sharing your experience while staying with us on TripAdvisor. We are glad that you had an excellent experience thanks to the professionalism of our waiters and the ambiance. We hope to welcome you back for another great experience in the near future. Warm Regards, Crescence Karanja

Juba, South Sudan
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Been to this hotel several times before and as indicated in my previous reviews, I can not get over this amazing experience. I would definetely return to this hotel during my next visit to Nairobi. Excellent service tailored to my needs and requirements and the workers are very knowledgable of the city and surroundings and very helpful.

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Sankara N, General Manager at Sankara Nairobi, responded to this review

Dear Matthew, Thank you for taking your time to share your Sankara experience on TripAdvisor. It is always a great pleasure hearing from our loyal guests. We are glad that you have always had amazing experiences during your visits and that our aim to offer memorable experiences is fully realised by our guests. We look forward welcoming you back on...

Oslo, Norway
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Visited this hotel during a work week in Nairobi. Arrived late to a friendly and hassle free check-in. Excellent service, comfortable room, good food and safe. Easy check-out. This hotel offered provided the service I needed to let me focus on work.

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Sankara N, General Manager at Sankara Nairobi, responded to this review

Dear Gaute, Thank you for sharing your Sankara experience on TripAdvisor. It is always a pleasure to learn that our guests stay was nothing short of excellent. Kindly note that we were delighted to host you and are happy to know that you found our food, rooms and service delivery satisfactory. We look forward to another opportunity to host you,...

Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Been to sankara over n over n the service is incredible. Had the grilled salmon recommended by Julius n it was really nice. Thumbs up to Geoffrey as well for making me feel at home...awesome place to dine n have an amazing time

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Sankara N, General Manager at Sankara Nairobi, responded to this review

Dear Emmah, Thank you ever so much for sharing a review on your experience during your visits. It is our aim to ensure we deliver great service consistently. Thank you so much for your kind comments, especially in regard to Julius and Geoffrey, reviews such as yours help to reward the team as they are recognised for their hard work...

Reviewed 15 October 2016

I was in this hotel for training conference. The services are so excellent, the workers were very welcoming and the food was divine. Sankara Nairobi , is one hotel that has class, constant internet and satellite TV. I was opportuned to spend three nights there and the hospitality, the wonderful services, the food and the strategic location will for ever...

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Sankara N, General Manager at Sankara Nairobi, responded to this review

Dear Eric, Thank you for taking the time to share a review of your experience during your stay with us and for your kind compliments It is a delight to learn that we were able to not only create wonderful memories for you but also offer an enjoyable experience. We hope to welcome you back for another wonderful stay. Warm...

Geneva, Switzerland
Reviewed 11 October 2016

I spent three nights in Sanakar during a business trip. The room as very nice and quiet. Servcie always nice nice and efficient. The rooftop bar is definitely a great place to start the evening. The Spa is also great ! Tried a massage there and service was excellent ! A few things to be noticed: - Swimming pool is...

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Sankara N, General Manager at Sankara Nairobi, responded to this review

Dear Hasslulu, Thank you for sharing your review on TripAdvisor. We always strive to provide our guests with wonderful experiences that make them want to come back for more. I am glad that we were able to achieve this during your visit due to the ambiance, food offerings, entertainment and our very dedicated team at the Sarabi Pool and Supper...

Seattle
Reviewed 7 October 2016

We only stayed at Sankara Nairobi for one night, and we checked in late at night, and left early morning; but the experience was great. The hotel has security check at the entrance, which makes you feel dry safe; the check-in process was smooth; our room was clean; and the highlight of our stay - amazing breakfast; this was our...

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Sankara N, General Manager at Sankara Nairobi, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to write a review regarding your recent stay with us in such glowing terms. We truly appreciate you’re your choosing to stay with us and also taking the time to express your contentment with your stay. Our goal is to leave our guests with many positive memories and a yearning to return....

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Spa
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Sankara Nairobi combines international five-star standards with personal service and the authentic flavour of the new Africa. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sankara Nairobi

Address: Woodvale Grove, Westlands, Nairobi 00606, Kenya
Region: Kenya > Nairobi
Price Range: ₹ 14,508 - ₹ 20,093 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Sankara Nairobi 5*
Number of rooms: 156
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#4 Business Hotel in Nairobi
#7 Spa Hotel in Nairobi
#10 Family Hotel in Nairobi
#11 Romantic Hotel in Nairobi
#11 Luxury Hotel in Nairobi
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