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United Nations Crescent | Gigiri, Nairobi, Kenya
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Tara Suites
Ranked #60 of 154 Nairobi B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2013

I spent a week on a job for the UN in Gigiri and chose to stay in the vicinity - having earlier experienced the horrors of a hotel in town: the traffic just kills you! Tara was a good formula. I had a nice, spacious and comfortable room (and the manager added a desk so I could work at ease).... More

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Nairobi, Nairobi, Kenya
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2013

We are now since four weeks in Tara Suites. The staff is very friendly, most of the rooms to rent are spacious, bright, quiet, affordable, have WiFi and TV. Village Market, a big shopping center, is a few minutes by foot away. Breakfast (fruits, pancakes, toast, jam, coffee, tea, juice) is included. The cook is good, you can order a... More

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New York, New York, United States
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2012

(This updates my previous review of September 17) I found the rooms comfortable and the staff friendly. I did have the unfortunate experience of feeling that I was taken advantage of. On one of the days in my stay my laundry was taken from my room and washed, though I had not asked for this to be done or put... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2012

I spent over a week at the Tara Suites attending business meetings in the UN Crescent. I found the rooms affordable, clean and spacious with all the amenities, the staff accommodating and friendly, and the hotel overall a quiet homey place to stay as an alternative to the larger hotels ion the area such as the Tribe. The two missing... More

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Colette Q, Owner at Tara Suites, responded to this review

It was our pleasure having you as a guest. We are close to completion on a spa at the lower level and do have plans to develop a fitness area. Your review was accurate and will help us improve accommodations for future guests. We aspire to make everyone feel at home without sacrificing amenities and necessities. Thank you so much... More

Olney, Maryland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2012

It would be great to have TVs in the room and telephone services to enable individual choices to catch up with news, and also to call for emergencies in the comfort of one's room. It is also essential to put more furniture in the rooms 2 chairs for guests as needed esp. in the apartment section where I stayed. And... More

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Thank you for your review. Your suggestions have merit, will be shared in our development meeting, and will improve accommodations for future guests. Thank you again for taking the to share your thoughts. More

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Address: United Nations Crescent | Gigiri, Nairobi, Kenya
Location: Kenya > Nairobi
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$

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"Traveling is not always a luxurious vacation but rather a necessity. Realizing the simplicities are overlooked and taken for granted, the inspiration for Tara Suites was born. Tara Suites is not a franchise, but rather your home away from home where you can feel safe and connected. It's a property of boutique suites set in a captivating oasis on United Nations Crescent, Gigiri. In a deciduous vegetated garden amongst a sanctuary of beautiful East African birds you will forget that you are within walking distance from the United Nations and conveniently close to cafes, restaurants, and modern shopping facilities. Safety, reliability, comfort, and connectivity are necessities we will provide. We might just be that luxurious vacation you've been seeking after all. Thanks for visiting." ... more   less 
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