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The Ndemi Place

Ndemi Close, off Ndemi Road | P.O. Box 76120, Nairobi 00200, Kenya
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here for one night with a group of friends in August 2014. We arrived here after a safari in Masai Mara for one night before we flew out of Nairobi. Our guide found the street the hotel was on and we spotted the sign. As usual there was gated 24 hour security as is standard for Nairobi. Check-in was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Its location is very strategic and it is easy to go around and find places to eat that is economical. There is also a carfour nearby that is within walking distance that is convenient for groceries. The staff is friendly and helpful and most importantly, the toilet is quite clean!!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

Good value for Nairobi and Viola is an absolute gem and will do anything to help. We had some issue on the journey in with some Police looking for a bribe but Viola was able to deal with this instantly. The breakfast was simple and tasty and in the evening a snack was arranged late and football placed on the... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

Visited this in August for one night after making an email reservation. For the cost, I think things are at par with what you get. Very old bedsheets, pillows, towels and entire interior. Cold bathrooms. The water sprays from the overhead showerhead in pin streams so thin you cant shower fully in under 30 minutes. Average breakfast and during my... More 

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Bath, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

This was the perfect place for our last night in Nairobi. After 5 days in the National Parks it was a great relief to relax in such a peaceful setting. The garden is fab and we managed to get the lovely big room with walk-in wardrobe, equipped with shower and bed, safes (although it was locked when we arrived) and... More 

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Harrington, Maine
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

This place is a good, basic and small location that is appropriate for no frills travelers who want a safe and quiet place to recover from the day's activities. Breakfast can be arranged and is fine. Location is central enough to allow for day trips without any hassle, and in a few minutes of most places in the city you... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

We stayed at Ndemi place for two nights while in Nairobi. The room was large, bathroom was standard by Kenyan standards, and the breakfast was fantastic. Its not a large facility by any means, but very comfortable. We used Ndemi place as a launching point for our safaris, and it worked out nicely. The room did have a mosquito net.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

Doesn't have a restaurant, but you can request what you want for breakfast. The double room bed was really wide (not too long though). Does have a bathtub but there isn't enough hot water to actually have a bath, the hot water heater is in the shower head, and only works with low flow rates. You can manage a shower... More 

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Winnipeg, Manitoba
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

We spent 4 days at Nedmi Place and we really enjoyed it. The rooms were large and spacious and we had a comfortable bed. The staff were amazing! They were always willing to help us out with anything we needed whether it be getting meals or exchanging money. They were always friendly and never made us feel like we were... More 

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Peterborough, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2014 via mobile

I stayed here for two nights before going on safari. I'm not going to lie and claim Ndemi is a five star luxury resort. But if you are looking for a clean, comfortable, inexpensive, quiet place to cool your jets (or recover from jet lag, as I did) before heading out on your African adventure this is a great place... More 

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Address: Ndemi Close, off Ndemi Road | P.O. Box 76120, Nairobi 00200, Kenya
Location: Kenya > Nairobi
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 10
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