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Southern Sun Mayfair Nairobi

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Cnr. Parklands Road & Msapo Close, Parklands | PO Box 66807, Nairobi 00800, Kenya
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Bhubaneswar, India
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99 reviews 99 reviews
28 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

this hotel is very well located in Nairobi.definitely it has seen greater days as it shows its age. but the rooms ,lobby,restaurants are still very attractive.it claims to be a five star hotel but i think it is at best a four star hotel now. 100 marks for location, as many good eating places and markets are at walking distance.... More

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Linschoten, The Netherlands
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Was at Southern Sun Mayfair Nairobi for business and the staff were very pleasant. From the taxi driver, to room service and at the restaurant as well. The AV guys for the conference rooms were also very helpful and the facilities were good. Only the mosquitoes were a nuisance.

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Sospel, France
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51 reviews 51 reviews
47 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This property once languished as a Holiday Inn, and has improved in leaps and bounds since since Southern Sun took over the management. Rooms tend to be small, but well appointed, pleasantly furnished and well maintained. Don't waste your money on a so-called 'Executive Room' - I downgraded after finding these executive offerings are basically the same as standard rooms,... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The ambience at the Golden spurs is warm and welcoming. The staff are friendly and kind,they make the stay pleasant. Now the pork ribs are on another level. They are juices and tasty,the sauce used mouthwatering.I keep going back for more.

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Market Rasen, United Kingdom
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75 hotel reviews
288 helpful votes 288 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived at 10.30pm direct from Nairobi airport and left the following morning at 5am to catch a flight to Kilimanjaro, so to be fair, we only saw the hotel at night. The staff on reception were polite and professional and the security guard escorted us to our room. Our walk took in the pool, which looked very nice. All... More

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Nairobi, Nairobi, Kenya
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35 reviews 35 reviews
28 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here over the Xmas holidays,a staycation. Nothing beats the Southern Sun Mayfair breakfast and lunch buffet. The rooms are reasonably sized but need to be refurbished sooner. Security is optimum with visible personnel on the ground.

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Michael P, General Manager at Southern Sun Mayfair Nairobi, responded to this review

Dear WaturiMatu Thank you so much for your recent visit to Southern Sun Mayfair Nairobi and thank you for your valuable feedback regarding your experience with us. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay and we look forward to welcoming you back to Southern Sun Mayfair Nairobi in the near future. Kind regards, Michael Phillipson General Manager More

Bacchus Marsh, Australia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the perfect hotel for a stay pre or post safari. Large, clean, comfortable room. Staff are professional and helpful. I left an item in my room and it was found and forwarded to me whilst I was in on tour. The coffee lounge is a welcome comfortable area to wait between check out and late airport pick ups.... More

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Michael P, General Manager at Southern Sun Mayfair Nairobi, responded to this review

Dear JayCM57 Thank you so much for your recent visit to Southern Sun Mayfair Nairobi and thank you for your valuable feedback regarding your experience with us. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay and we look forward to welcoming you back to Southern Sun Mayfair Nairobi in the near future. Best regards, Michael Phillipson General Manager More

Hobart, Australia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My fiance and I stayed here on two separate occasions pre and post a safari trip to Tanzania. Once for two night and another for one night. The hotel was clean and tidy and the staff were exceptionally helpful. The room had a king size bed and air conditioning which made it comfortable. The gardens were immaculate. I have a... More

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Michael P, General Manager at Southern Sun Mayfair Nairobi, responded to this review

Dear mshelldavis Thank you so much for your recent visit to Southern Sun Mayfair Nairobi and thank you for your valuable feedback regarding your experience with us. We do apologise for allocating an incorrect room type to you. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay overall and we look forward to welcoming you back to Southern Sun Mayfair Nairobi... More

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A very good place to stay whiles in Nairobi. Strategically located and proximity to major business centres is also good. will always stay in Southern Sun anything i am in Nairobi.The securiy is good too

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Michael P, General Manager at Southern Sun Mayfair Nairobi, responded to this review

Dear Kofisibo Thank you so much for your recent visit to Southern Sun Mayfair Nairobi and thank you for your valuable feedback regarding your experience with us - your kind comments are most appreciated. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay and we look forward to welcoming you back to Southern Sun Mayfair Nairobi in the near future. Best... More

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

it was an excellent stay..the ambience and service was extremely good...everything was fast especially the room service..the staff was really good the room was cozy...and its the beat area to stay in nairobi and don't miss the yummy indian restaurant named peppers...

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Michael P, General Manager at Southern Sun Mayfair Nairobi, responded to this review

Dear Ahammed Rustam K Thank you so much for your recent visit to Southern Sun Mayfair Nairobi and thank you for your valuable feedback regarding your experience with us. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay and we look forward to welcoming you back to Southern Sun Mayfair Nairobi in the near future. Best regards, Michael Phillipson General Manager More

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Address: Cnr. Parklands Road & Msapo Close, Parklands | PO Box 66807, Nairobi 00800, Kenya
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Location: Kenya > Nairobi
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Southern Sun Mayfair Nairobi 3.5*
Number of rooms: 171
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Also Known As:
Southern Sun Mayfair Nairobi Hotel Nairobi
Holiday Inn Nairobi
Nairobi Holiday Inn

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