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The King Post

Rhapta Rd. | Westlands, Nairobi 00800, Kenya
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2010

The king post is superrrrrrrr, staff is very friendly and the environment is very nice toooooo....definately coming back.

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Fareham UK and also Nairobi Kenya
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2010

My partner and I stayed at The King Post, in a studio apartment, for a week in July 2010. It is a beautiful place, decorated in swahili/arabic design. Security is a high priority as is comfort. All the staff members are friendly and accommodating. The only problem was that the room was extremely cold. I believe that the architectural design... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2010

We initially were going to stay at one of the more expensive hotels in Nairobi, but they were sold out ~ 2 weeks prior to our trip. We contacted The Kings Post. They were very helpful. We arrived on a Sunday night. They are in a convenient location (Westlands). Overall, the place was very nice. We had 2 bedrooms. There... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2009

I stayed at King's Post for three weeks (on a long-term business assignment in Nairobi and my long-term apartment wasn't quite ready when I arrived) in early November, and would highly recommend it to other travelers. The rooms are beautifully decorated (I would say quasi-Indian/Middle Eastern decor) and extremely clean - the maid/cleaning service comes in almost everyday and kept... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2009

I stayed at the King Post for almost a month while on vacation, and was absolutely satisfied with their service. They're clean, good quality and have this beautiful theme for their design... I want to call it coastal. The location worked perfectly for me...residential yet not too far from the Westlands shopping area. I just loved it, thanks to Karima... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2009

Hi. I stayed at King Post for 7 months from January to July 2009 while doing a consultancy with the UNHCR. King Post will charge you nightly, or monthly (and yearly as well I think). There is very significant savings to at least paying monthly as the charge for one night is about 3X the charge of 1/30th the monthly... More

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TheGablesGroup, Owner at The King Post, responded to this review

Dear Sir, I speak on behalf of the family (the landlords) and thank you for your detailed review on The King Post. We are called THE GABLES GROUP, and The King Post is one of our newest properties. I was pleased to note that you had a happy visit without any problems nor concerns in general. However, I see there... More

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Address: Rhapta Rd. | Westlands, Nairobi 00800, Kenya
Location: Kenya > Nairobi
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $

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The King Post offers fully furnished and serviced Studio, 1, 2 and 3 bedroom apartments available on daily basis and long-term. It reflects the timeless beauty of Swahili Architecture, the mystic coastal warmth and intimacy, with the charismatic entrance and gateway inviting you to a Swahili village! Narrow alleyways lead you to the tranquillity of your apartment. The intricate Swahili craftsmanship within the apartment brings alive the romance of a long forgotten era. ... more   less 
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