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LAICO Regency Hotel

4.0 of 5 Uhuru Highway | City, Nairobi 00200, Kenya
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Lagos, Nigeria
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65 reviews 65 reviews
34 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2011 via mobile

I must be honest. The only thing going for this hotel is that it is in the city centre and then the rooms are very big. Other than that, it was an old hotel in need of serious refurbishing. Check in was extremely slow. There was only one person attending to over 12 people. I had just come into Nairobi... More 

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Guelph, Canada
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2011

After reading other recent reviews before my trip I was not expecting too much. I was pleasantly surprised. I stayed 3 nights, I think - I arrived around 2 am on a Tuesday/Wednesday and checked out at midnight on a Friday and, since the company that sent me down arranged to pay for all my meals taken at the hotel,... More 

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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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34 reviews 34 reviews
24 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2011

I stayed here for one night during a layover in Nairobi. Unfortunately I do not get to book my own business travel because I would not have booked this hotel. It was old, dingy, and the air conditioning didn't work at all. I never cooled off. In the morning, I realized I could have opened my window... it was so... More 

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2011

I am am frequent visitor to Nairobi and as holiday inn (southern sun) and serena was full so i had to opt for this hotel. Bads:- Poort Staff , Aged Rooms, Smelly Toilets , AC doesn't work at all. Goods,:- Probably the food is good and good location

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Haywards Heath W. Sussex
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2011

It is always interesting reading people's reviews folllowing your stay at the hotel in question. I would have to agree with those reviews critical of the hotel. Myself and three colleagues stayed for one night and had a late check out (9.00pm) on the second night. My company had booked the rooms prior to our arrival in Nairobi. Things did... More 

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Bergen
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2011

I like the hotel, even though it's a bit outdated. The rooms are clean, but the air condition is old and loud, and it doesn't even do it's job. The staff ranges from friendly in the reception to horrible in the atrium. We had some problems with our breakfast. They said it was included, so we had breakfast the first... More 

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New York City, New York
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2011

Reception crowded with non smilling employees, Room carpets DIRTY & WORN OUT, Beds HOLLOW Due to wear and tear, Use softener on towels and Sheets or get quaality ones. Used conference room next to road PATHETIC lighting due to poor choice of curtains. Waiters need to get uniforms and at least smile. For heaven sake close down the hotel and... More 

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Mumbai Indian
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276 reviews 276 reviews
205 hotel reviews
115 helpful votes 115 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2011

The hotel is very centrally located near the Kenyan pariliament...is a boon but pain also because of the heavy traffic jams. The staff are very friendly. But one major problem is the corridors all are dark most of the time. The swimmimng pool located at the Mezzaine floor is quite good..the Gym near the pool is fantastic. The rooms are... More 

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Miami, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2011

All the staff members are friendly but the hotel is in dire need of renovation after more than 15 years without getting any fac-lift. I live in Miami but I am originally Kenyan and I think this hotel has the best location for business. Please also look at the brandname, it is not one of the names I would expect... More 

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Bangalore, India
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2010

This was the second time we opted to stay during Sept 2010, in this hotel. Lat time was in the month of April 2010. We found the people very warm and helpful - attentive to the needs of business travelers like us. I visited this hotel - both the times with our MD - and though he is a pure... More 

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Additional Information about LAICO Regency Hotel

Address: Uhuru Highway | City, Nairobi 00200, Kenya
Location: Kenya > Nairobi
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — LAICO Regency Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 196
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Also Known As:
Regency Hotel Nairobi
Grand Regency Hotel Nairobi
Regency Hotel Laico
Hotel Style:
#19 Spa Hotel in Nairobi
#27 Luxury Hotel in Nairobi

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