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Fairview Hotel

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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“israeli embassy”(92 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
4.0 Star Hotel
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All reviewsisraeli embassyan oasisgarden cafemain buildingbeautiful gardenspool restaurantchoice of restaurantshotel groundsbusy citybreakfast buffetswimming poolnice poolupper hillplace to stay in nairobifelt very safebusiness centerwonderful hotel
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Reviewed 15 March 2013

If you have the money to throw down then this is by far the most comfortable place to stay in Nairobi. Great food, multiple restaurant options and a wonderful pool. They even have good sushi!! When traveling through Kenya this place was always a wonderful...More

1  Thank Steve B
Reviewed 14 March 2013

This place was gorgeous! They had great food at a handful of restaurants there on site and the staff was very friendly. They do have wi-fi and it also felt like a very safe place to stay since there was a consulate right next door...More

1  Thank MikeVarel
Reviewed 12 March 2013

I had a great stay for a week at this oasis of calm in Nairobi. Old school heritage and service with plenty of faciltiies if you need them. The rooms were basic but good and the staff attentive for what I wanted as I was...More

1  Thank CliveB
Reviewed 11 March 2013

once you make it through the maze to get to the property, you will not be disappointed with the grounds. the grounds are well manicured and serene. the pool area is nice and the staff will light a bonfire for you upon your request. i...More

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Response from FairviewNairobi, Owner at Fairview HotelResponded 18 March 2013

Thank you for your feedback. Please note our taxi service was not used in this instance. I suspect it was the transport organized by your travel agent. Kindly contact us if this is not so as we would like to investigate the matter further. Regards,...More

Reviewed 11 March 2013

Stayed at the place twice. Seven years ago, for 40 days, and this year, escaping elections, for one week. Will not repeat what has been said below (a lot), will confine myself to some features only and my impressions. You check in and bring your...More

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Travellers' Choice
2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Business Centre with Internet Access
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$ 159 - US$ 244 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Family Hotel in Nairobi
#3 Luxury Hotel in Nairobi
#5 Business Hotel in Nairobi
#8 Romantic Hotel in Nairobi
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 159 - US$ 244 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Family Hotel in Nairobi
#3 Luxury Hotel in Nairobi
#5 Business Hotel in Nairobi
#8 Romantic Hotel in Nairobi
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (570)
Room & Suite (115)
Dining (70)
Pool & Beach (40)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (8)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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23 October 2017|
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Response from Nahida E | Reviewed this property |
the traffic is really hectic in Nairobi, so it depends on the time and day a. It can take 40minute or over 2 hours. Its about 18km from international airport
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andrew t
19 October 2017|
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Response from solar_uk | Reviewed this property |
Yes. The food quality is very good. You'll have no problem if that's what you're looking for
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Megan J
11 October 2017|
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Response from Mark B | Reviewed this property |
Nope it does not. Just a unheated pool.
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"There are older renovated rooms in the main building and new, dark business-style rooms in the outbuilding."
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"When you check in tell them you want either quiet or active, they will accommodate."
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