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Carnation Hotel

corner of Mosque Rd and Mburu Gichua Rd, Nakuru 1620, Kenya
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2015

Very central and helpful staff. Overpriced. Now I fi, but Internet shop opposite. Usual plumbing problems! Comfortable and quiet. Mosquito nets could be larger to stretch over bed, but this seems to be the usual problem everywhere. Shabby.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

We stayed here as it was a recommendation in Lonely Planet and we did not want to waste time looking for a room. On the first look the room was ok, room was on the second or third floor - 3 single beds, dirty mosquito nets, window facing indoor against another wall, quite dirty bathroom. The first night was ok,... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014

This should not be in Lonely Planet. Arriving exhausted and not remembering to take our shortlist of researched places to stay, we chose this as a cheap LP option. It was cheap, and as to be expected from the price. As we were on a budget holiday we were expecting basic and low level cleanliness, a place just to lay... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2012

This was one of the worst places I have been in a long time. The rooms were dirty, hot water was not working and there was no attempt to fix it. Works with dubious tour guides. I'm wondering how they mangaged to get a recommendation in the LP.

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Frankfurt, Germany
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2012

We initially wanted to stay inside the National Park but a very delayed bus made us change our plan and stay in this hotel. It is probably one of the least nice places we stayed in East Africa but the town Nakuru seems to offer little decent choices at budget prices. At Carnation there were cockroaches everywhere, cleanliness was not... More 

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