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Eka Hotel Nairobi

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Mombasa Road, Nairobi 27695 - 00506, Kenya
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Ranked #21 of 100 hotels in Nairobi
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

i found the hotel staff pretty helpful and nice. However it s quite weird for a hotel to force the guest to log on into internet every 10 min. If you are on a business trip like me, just avoid that hotel. One of my colleague who spent few nights a month ago in that hotel did mentioned this issue... More

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Bundaberg, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

A lovely new hotel, excellent and I don't say things lightly. Service from our arrival, the security was thorough, the front desk reception check-in was smooth and painless, having arrived in after 18hours of flying! Lovely rooms well decorated. Pillow menus. Power points were well appointed, with free WIFI! Very organised. Gorgeous Overhead shower which took out all the kinks... More

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Our stay was courtesy of British Airways, whose outward flight from Nairobi had been delayed, so I cannot comment on the costs. We were, however, impressed with how well the staff responded to the sudden influx of tired travellers from the airport some 15-20 minutes away. They were efficient and very pleasant. The hotel is fairly new and situated on... More

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Bangalore, India
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5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Chose this hotel on a business trip to Nairobi. A very nice and quite hotel.Its pretty new. The staff are very helpful . its about 10-15 minutes from the airport ..well situated ...its just outside the city and close to business district its also very close to the Nairobi National Park , which can be reached in about 30 minutes... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In June 2014 I travelled for the first time to Nairobi and stayed at the Ole Sereni. On my 2nd trip to Nairobi in August 2014 I opted to stay at the EKA Hotel in Nairobi. The EKA Hotel and the Ole Sereni are situated close to one another. The hotel is situated halfway between the airport and Nairobi City... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Conveniently located about 15 min drive to/from the airport . A modern hotel with good facilities and clean rooms . The dinner and breakfast was a bit disapointing and lacks choice . Sleep quality is very good with speedy wi fi services . Overall I thought it was a bit pricey.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My sons and I stayed here three times as a part of a 13-day Go-Ahead / Vintage Africa tour package. Very modern hotel. Excellent security. Convenient to the airport. Great rooms. Friendly staff. Good food. Outstanding WiFi. Unfortunately, the beds are very hard and the environment very noisy. Heavy fire-resistant doors slam shut with a thud that can be heard... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here one night before heading out on safari. Very fancy hotel located on the side of the highway and beside a concerted construction site. It was a pretty standard hotel with a restaurant, bar and pool, but too far to just go for a walk or to go shopping. Taxis are expensive to just tour around and if if... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed at EKA overnight waiting for the rest of my travel group to arrive. As a single female traveler with no experience traveling on the African continent, I wanted to find a comfortable hotel that was relatively close to the Nairobi airport and would be easy for a newbie traveler to get to and feel safe. I had arranged for... More

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EkaHotel, Manager at Eka Hotel Nairobi, responded to this review

Dear Mcshortie, We are delighted that you gave us an opportunity to host you. Thank you for sharing your experience online and apologize for the inconvenience caused by the power outage which has been addressed. We appreciate the compliments and look forward to being of service again. Warm regards. More

Mumbai (Bombay), India
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10 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good modern hotel located on the Nairobi-Mombasa highway in Nairobi City. Good rooms with modern amenities. Very nice restaurant with a great breakfast buffet spread. Convenient located only 15 mins from the airport.

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EkaHotel, Manager at Eka Hotel Nairobi, responded to this review

Dear Debdutta, We highly appreciate your choice to stay at Eka Hotel and wish for another opportunity to be of service to you and family/friends. With best regards More

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Address: Mombasa Road, Nairobi 27695 - 00506, Kenya
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Location: Kenya > Nairobi
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4 star — Eka Hotel Nairobi 4*
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Eka Hotel a Nairobi hotel is ideally located along Mombasa Road in Nairobi the capital city of Kenya. It is situated minutes away from the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, 5km from Wilson Airport and 5km from the bustling central business district. If you are looking for safari hotels, Eka Hotel is within easy access to the city’s many attractions and entertainment venues which make Eka Hotel an ideal safari accommodation hotel. ... more   less 
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