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Hotel LaMada

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Thika Rd, Nairobi 00100, Kenya
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014
Molly G New Delhi, India
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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New Delhi, India
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

LaMada is a lovely hotel as reviewed by others but it is NOT where the arrow on the Trip Advisor map would lead you to believe. It is WAY the heck out of town. Miles from anything. If you want to 'get away from it all' it's perfect, but NOTHING is within walking distance and it costs a fortune coming... More

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Durham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2013

We stayed in La Mada for 7 nights. The hotel is in a fantastic location on a quiet road on the outskirts of the city. The hotels lies right on the edge of a beautiful forest with fantastic views and wildlife. The rooms were decent standard, cleaned every day, had ac and a safe which was free to use. The... More

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Madahotels_11, Manager at Hotel LaMada, responded to this review

Dear Tom Thank you for being our valued customers. We are grateful for the pleasure of serving you and meeting your needs. Looking forward hosting you in the future and welcome again to Mada Hotels Warm wishes, Martin Thinji Hotels More

Tulsa, Oklahoma
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27 reviews 27 reviews
6 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2013

We stayed at La Mada for a full week while on a mission trip in Kenya. The hotel rooms we stayed in were clean - bathrooms were nice and water was hot! Also, the grounds surrounding the hotel were very pretty and green. The staff was very friendly & accomodating, the food was just OK and the wait time for... More

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Nairobi
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2013

My husband and I took our daughter and I for lunch on a Sunday Afternoon. Their property is very good-clean and Spacious Service. But we did not enjoy their meal. It was cold and undercooked. Furthermore their service was too slow. I think they need to train their waitresses to be efficient. This was my experience, your could be positive.... More

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Rome, Italy
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30 reviews 30 reviews
12 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2012

This beautiful hotel is located at the outskirts of Nairobi. It's is immersed in nature, surrounded by green vegetation, in a quiet atmosphere. Staff are very kind, polite and helpful. Mr Martin, the manager, has been ready to accommodate all our requests. Rooms are nice, reasonably arranged, and, as the rest of the hotel, kept very clean. At night, it... More

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London
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17 reviews 17 reviews
9 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2012

Unlike some of the new hotels I have visited since arriving in Nairobi, the Hotel La Mada has been around for many years. Located off of Thika Road not far from Safari Park Hotel, La Mada is set in lush gardens at the edge of a protected forest. Also unlike the other hotels, this is a true feeling of being... More

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2011

This place is certainly a nice, quiet retreat from the hustle and bustle of central Nairobi but it's a fair distance outside the city so it would be difficult to call it a real Nairobi hotel. Quite small and intimate, the rooms are clean and cool with perhaps the most comfortable bed sheets I've ever slept under! The polished wooden... More

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Nairobi, Kenya
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2011

LaMada is a sanctuary of serenity in the city it is like walking into a hidden sanctuary of country air natural beauty of natural springs, chapping birds with the elegance of five star hotel. Tastefully furnished, very comfortable rooms delicious meals and friendly staff. Whether on business or on Holiday this is definitely the place to stay if your are... More

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Address: Thika Rd, Nairobi 00100, Kenya
Location: Kenya > Nairobi
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel LaMada 2*
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