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InterContinental Nairobi

5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   City Hall Way | PO Box 30353, Nairobi 00200, Kenya
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2011
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Athens, Greece
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13 reviews 13 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2011

Taken out of the 80s, it needs urgently a renovation. Staff is very helpful, security is good.

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Kabul, Afghanistan
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2011

I stayed at the Intercontinental in Nairobi for a total of 12 nights in August/September 2011 (an 11 night stay and a 1 night stay). The purpose of my trip was primarily business, and I travel frequently throughout Africa, so I have a pretty good frame of reference. On the positive side, the food was consistently good. I wasn’t served... More

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Teaneck, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2011

For 2 days, July 19th and 20th 2011, my wife and I visited Nairobi,Kenya.We stayed at the Intercontinental Nairobi and found the staff to be exceptionally friendly,courteous and helpful. For our first day in Nairobi, the night concierge,Assad, helped us arrange a day trip where he truly considered our needs and our budget.He found a great person named Kennedy to... More

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Kansas City, Kansas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2011

As always the lovely door personnel, security, front desk, servers, etc. ware all so welcoming and warm. The lobby area was nice, our standard room was also ok. The spa was pretty disappointing, in bad need of updating and repair. The restaurants seemed to need the same kind of attention. VERY comfortable beds compared others in Kenya so the restful... More

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London
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2011

I stay in the IC Nairobi 3-4 times a year & I've known what to expect. Service is good & consistent, but not exceptional. The only reason I've not moved to the Norfolk is loyalty points. After checking out on my last visit I vowed never to return. The last 2 times I have stayed the hotel bar was overrun... More

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Munich, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2011

Overall impression: I have an overall good impression of the Intercontinental Nairobi, Kenya. The hotel is already a littlte bit aged and all facilities not on the latest status. However everything on an aceeptable level and especially in Africa compared to others options in a very good shape. Check-in: efficient and friendly room: old style, with a nice bed as... More

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Nairobi, Kenya
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109 reviews 109 reviews
32 hotel reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2011

I stayed in this hotel, after not having slept there for 11 years. I was told it was renovated. Well not my room. I frequently went there for dinner in the past, when they had an Indonesian Chef, ( Nugi) who was excellent and brought the level of dining up tremendously, but he too has moved on. Since I was... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2011

Stayed here for one night as part of a group visiting the safaris in Kenya Pros - One of the very few international large-scale chain hotels in Kenya (I believe the rest are Crowne Plaza, Hilton and this) - Close to city center and the parliament - Service was friendly - Lots of airline crew stays here, so something must... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2011

stayed here for work, just for a couple days. we got a great corporate rate, which was a nice touch. The Fairmont down the road , doesnt have corporate rates..so we came to the Intercon. good business hotel, but the internet is deadly slow..be warned. breakfast is sorta ok..dated...hotel could use a refurb. would stay here again though. Choices are... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2011

Though hotel gets the job done, in dire need of a spruce up. It seems stuck decades ago. Hotel rooms are OK. Picture a IC hotel room circa 1990 and you get the idea. We had dinner at the Italian restaurant - took an hour for the appetizers to arrive, another 45 mins for the main course; even though there... More

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Address: City Hall Way | PO Box 30353, Nairobi 00200, Kenya
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Location: Kenya > Nairobi
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:5 star — InterContinental Nairobi 5*
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Business Center with Internet Access Casino and Gambling Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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#17 Luxury Hotel in Nairobi #22 Business Hotel in Nairobi
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InterContinental Nairobi has for years been an oasis of luxury for business travellers as well as those who want to experience the wonders of Africa. The Parliament buildings are a short stroll away, Kenyatta International Convention Centre is right next door and Nairobi National Park, Museum Hill and the Elephant Orphanage are within easy reach. ... more   less 
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