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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed here several times and I am always satisfied with their service and facility. No disappointments. I feel very comfortable like at home and I enjoyed staying again. The apartment location is very convenient to everywhere.

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EvangelineKarimi, Guest Relations Manager at GemSuites, responded to this review

Dear Hiroshi, It is always a pleasure to hosting you and we are glad that you enjoy our services. We look forward to hosting again in the coming year. Happy holidays!!! Regards, Evangeline

Granada, Nicaragua
Reviewed 2 November 2016

GemSuites Serviced Apartments are a very good choice for long-term stay in Nairobi. The staff are very responsive and willing to address any request. The suites are large, extremely well lit with lots of windows and very comfortable. Location is very central and getting from CBD during business or rush hours is not a multi-hour excursion (generally). Restaurant is very...

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Crystal Lake, United States
Reviewed 1 November 2016

I was impressed with GemSuites. The hotel was well located in the center of Nairobi, apartment was large and spacious, new furnishings, and the food was good from the restaurant in the lobby. Exercise and pool area were also very nice.

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EvangelineKarimi, Guest Relations Manager at GemSuites, responded to this review

Dear Warren, Thank you for the review. We are glad that you found our services and amenities impressive. I am also happy to learn that you got the chance to use our recreational facilities. Thank you for choosing Gemsuites and we hope to host you again soon. Regards, Evangeline

Malua Bay, Australia
Reviewed 7 October 2016

Traveling on business we found the Gem Suites. It is a real home away from home, well located, with spacious and clean apartments, well equipped kitchen and a lounge area with modern entertainment system (with good cable choice) and robust wifi. If you don't want to cook there is a nice restaurant and bar within the complex. Staff are friendly,...

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EvangelineKarimi, Guest Relations Manager at GemSuites, responded to this review

Dear Tony, Thank you for your feedback, it is well received and noted. We are glad that you found our services and amenities satisfying. It was both a pleasure and an honor to host you and we hope that we will host you again soon. Regards, Evangeline

Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

Located in a serene area with a lovely ambiance, security guaranteed, Accessibility to Kenya's capital city Nairobi a minutes drive,cool and calm neighborhood,fully furnished apartments ,services world class,amenities ie swimming pool, gym, sauna, CCTV cameras, lovely restaurant,24hrs reception,free and high Wi-Fi connectivity,a welcoming home away from home... Simply the best.

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EvangelineKarimi, Guest Relations Manager at GemSuites, responded to this review

Dear Kyle, Thank you for your feedback, we are glad that you are enjoying your stay with us. Indeed Gemsuites is Nairobi's hidden Gem and we are glad that you discovered it!

Geneva, Switzerland
Reviewed 15 July 2016

What else can I say other than I got a new home in Nairobi! Gem suites offers anything and everything you could ask for under the sun. Great, spacious well maintained, fully furnished and equipped apartments. The staff are very friendly and helpful to the point you could sit and chit chat (they make you feel comfortable). The location is...

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EvangelineKarimi, Guest Relations Manager at GemSuites, responded to this review

Dear Leyler, Thank you for your feedback and for choosing Gemsuites. We are honored to be your preferred home away from home when you are in Nairobi. We are happy to hear that our facilities and services met your expectations during your stay with us. We look forward to hosting you again in the near future. Regards, Evangeline Karimi

Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

Really love Gem Suites would highly recommend it to anyone coming into the country. Great rooms that are well looked after and also look great and homely for any extended stay. The stuff are also very friendly and really look after you, and it has great security as well which is very important.

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EvangelineKarimi, Guest Relations Manager at GemSuites, responded to this review

Dear Musa, Thank you for your feedback, i am delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. It is always a pleasure hosting you and we hope to see you soon. Regards, Evangeline Karimi

Reviewed 13 June 2016

The living and dining room is spacious and the bed room is large enough. The mineral water (4 liter) on the dispenser is provided free. The restaurant offers good quality food from the morning until late in the evening, although it takes time to serve sometimes. The kitchen is convenient to cook by yourself.

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EvangelineKarimi, Guest Relations Manager at GemSuites, responded to this review

Thank you Hiroshi for your feedback, it is always a pleasure hosting you.

Chennai (Madras), India
Reviewed 11 May 2016

I have been there more than an year. It's nice place to stay. Clam and Pleasant. If you are loving very clam and pleasant stay at Kenya then I would suggest you to book at Gem suites. Flexi staffs and management. Nice restaurant and you will feel like a home. Good Gym facility and well maintained pool as well. I’m...

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EvangelineKarimi, Guest Relations Manager at GemSuites, responded to this review

Dear Prakash, Thank you for your valuable feedback. We are glad that you continue to enjoy your stay with us. We appreciate your continued patronage and we look forward to continue hosting you in the future. Regards, Evangeline

Reviewed 10 May 2016

Good night sleep in a very peaceful place. I stay here since last 2 years. Restaurant has great food, some exquisite! With steam bath, a proper gym and a poll... all basic luxuries ;-) Come and Enjoy these amenities!

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EvangelineKarimi, Guest Relations Manager at GemSuites, responded to this review

Dear TiagoSS, Thank you for your feedback, we are delighted that you continue to enjoy our amenities. It's an honor to host you. We are always glad to get such positive and encouraging feedback from our guests. We look forward to hosting you again soon. Regards, Evangeline Karimi

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
An elegant development comprising 33 well-appointed apartments, GemSuites is located in the highly rated State House neighbourhood, close to the Central Business District and Nairobi's emerging commercial centres of Westlands and Upperhill. Offering guests more space and privacy than a hotel room at a lower cost while still providing all services expected at a 5 star hotel such as laundry, housekeeping and 24 hour reception. GemSuites is an ideal solution for all your business and personal travel accommodation requirements. ... more   less 

Additional Information about GemSuites

Address: State House Crescent | Off State House Avenue, Nairobi 00200, Kenya
Region: Kenya > Nairobi
Price Range: ₹ 13,345 - ₹ 18,872 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 33
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“We enjoyed the balconies -- did a lot of business there. Beds are firm, but we slept solidly with no problems. Very nicely equipped kitchens.”
 of 5 bubbles WarrenD442, 31 Oct 2016 | Read review
“High up apartments, those on the ground floor tend to be noisy”
 of 5 bubbles Leyler, 15 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Top rooms will save from the outside noises, but the higher is the room, the worse is WiFi signal.”
 of 5 bubbles antrecom, 24 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Take a top floor apartment for best views and away from the street noise.”
 of 5 bubbles theinspectorishere, 9 Jul 2015 | Read review
“Apartments on the higher floors offer great views of the surrounding areas.”
 of 5 bubbles 969christianb, 19 Sep 2013 | Read review
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