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Mvuli House

2.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   Lang'ata Road | PO Box 12181, Nairobi 00100, Kenya
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Ranked #37 of 146 Nairobi B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

For the love of this place I am back here again. Wi-fi working well. When I got here yesterday 06/04/2014 I reported about a leak in the bathroom which was wetting the floor. That leak has been sorted and I am sure I will enjoy the remaining 6 days here. The food is nice.

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GMMvuliHouse, Web Marketing Officer at Mvuli House, responded to this review

Hello Hardingtone, It is always a pleasure to read such colorful reviews from our clients because it shows that we as The Mvuli Hotels family are living up to our vision and mission. I am glad that you noticed that this time round the Wi-Fi signal was working well and was not as weak as it was the last time... More

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3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

It's a very nice place.. Enjoyed their food and their hospitality.. Tho wi-fi signal is weak for rooms on the top floors. If I am in Nairobi again... I will look no further for accommodation as it is relatively close to JKIA as well as Nakumati Mega for shopping!!!

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GMMvuliHouse, Web Marketing Officer at Mvuli House, responded to this review

Hello Hardingtone, Thank you very much for your colorful review on the Mvuli House. I am glad that you enjoyed your stay and the hospitality of our staff. Thank you also for pointing out that the wi-fi signal is weak when it comes to rooms on the top floor, we will get our IT people to look into it. I... More

Boston, Massachusetts
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113 reviews 113 reviews
53 hotel reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2013

I was traveling on to Maasai Mara in the morning and so this hotel was booked for me by the travel agent. It was quite close to the airport. My room was small, but clean and comfortable, with a nice shower and complimentary toiletries. The restaurant was open quite late, which was good, since I got in after 10:00pm and... More

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GMMvuliHouse, Web Mariketing Officer at Mvuli House, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for the great review. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay and that you found your room clean and comfortable, we pride ourselves with seeing to our guest's comfort. We are sorry for the stuffy condition you had to endure in your room.In situations such as these, the hotel has portable fans that a guest can... More

Cairo, Egypt
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40 reviews 40 reviews
18 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013

My flight was at 4am in the morning so I booked a room from 9pm till 2am and although the rooms were small they had good TV, free internet and a small but nice bathroom. Couldn't have asked for more really. The prices are quite good and it's also quite close to the airport so its perfect to wait in... More

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GMMvuliHouse, Web Mariketing Officer at Mvuli House, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for the great review. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay and that you found everything suited to your needs. Next time you are in Nairobi and are looking to stay a little longer, we would be glad to host you in our other Hotel ,Mvuli Suites, which has bigger rooms but the same quality service... More

Manado, Indonesia
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34 reviews 34 reviews
33 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2013

the hotel is 30 minutes from the airport and yes as other have said, this hotel is only good for an over night stay while waiting for your next flight. area surrounding the hotel is not so nice and probably not safe to walk around. taxis are available at the parking lot, you must negotiate with the driver since there... More

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GMMvuliHouse, Web Marketing Officer at Mvuli House, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for your review on Mvuli House, we appreciate it and thank you for your candid comments about your stay while at Mvuli House. We would like to thank you for the compliment that you sent our way concerning the breakfast we serve, we make sure that we hire the best and that we provide our guests with... More

Cochin
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11 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2013

The rooms are small but other facilities are very good. The quality of staff is very high. The chefs were creative in preparing vegetarian food once the tips were given. The location is excellent. Facility for a safe morning walk due to the proximity to Nyayo Stadium.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2013

It was a great stay for us. Reasonably priced, good staff n pls try spicy chicken wings served at the breakfast Buffet as well as in their dining menu. We loved everything there. The room was good and staff was very responsive as well.

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2013

If you are only staying overnight in Nairobi, this hotel is not a bad option. The restaurant is good and the service was fine. The rooms are very small and the bathroom needed painting, but we felt safe. The area around the hotel was not the greatest so we chose to come and go by taxi and did not walk... More

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Rock Hall
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16 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2013

We used this hotel when we had to spend the night in Nairobi after arriving one evening and leaving the next morning. The traffic in Nairobi (as we learned when we spent time in town later) can be bumper to bumper forever. This hotel is not the closest to the airport but it was the first one I found that... More

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Nanyuki, Kenya
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7 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2013

After my last visit to the Guest House I thought I would give it another chance. It must have new management and some new staff what a transformation. Worth the visti especially prior to going to airport. Food good, staff excellent rooms good.

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Additional Information about Mvuli House

Also Known As:
Mvuli House Hotel Nairobi
Mvuli House Hotel
Address: Lang'ata Road | PO Box 12181, Nairobi 00100, Kenya
Location: Kenya > Nairobi
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #37 of 146 B&Bs / Inns in Nairobi
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — Mvuli House 2*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Welcome to Mvuli House a place that embraces you in its serenity. Centrally located 5 minutes away from the Wilson Airport, it is a perfect stopover for guests transiting to Lamu, Malindi, Maasai Mara and other parts of Eastern Africa. Approximately 15 minutes away from the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, we are uniquely suited to meet the needs of business or leisure travelers on transit or layovers. Guests will find that Mvuli House is a relaxing getaway and an oasis of calm and ease. Mvuli has 46 lovely and well-appointed standard and twin bed rooms designed with your comfort in mind. Each room has a hot water shower, satellite TV connection, free wireless internet access (WI-FI), reading desk and a direct dial telephone. For your convenience and comfort, we offer room service, laundry service and a safety deposit box for valuables.The Mvuli House Restaurant is a tantalizingly perfect blend of both African and Western cuisines. The classic Mvuli Continental breakfast* consists of a tempting array of fresh seasonal fruits from around the country, refreshing natural juices, delectable pastries and scrumptious hot dishes, just what you need before a long work day. For lunch and dinner, our guests have the option of a 6-course buffet with an assortment of meats and mouthwatering desserts or ordering a meal off our appetizing a la carte menu. Our award-winning chef delights in creating a delicious cuisine for our guests. If you do fall in love with a Kenyan dish, maybe a word with the chef might result in you getting the recipe to take home * Breakfast is served between 6.00am and 11.00 am but on special request, we can prepare an early breakfast for guests with early flights or meetings.Need to work on the go? Mvuli House provides free Wi-Fi (wireless connectivity) 24 hours a day for our hotel guests. We make it easy for you to meet your deadlines and stay in touch with the world whether you are in Nairobi for business or pleasure.Our dedicated staff will assist if you are in need of photocopying, phone, printing or other business centre services. We are happy to help however way we can. In addition to the traditional hotel services, Mvuli House is a cozy location for conferences and events. We cater for meetings of up to 40 delegates in our conference room and events of up to 100 attendees in our garden. Our dedicated team of conference coordinators will give you personalized service throughout your event. Get in touch with us on if you would like to have a meeting or hold an event at Mvuli House. ... more   less 
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