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Eka Hotel Nairobi

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Mombasa Road, Nairobi 27695 - 00506, Kenya
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2013
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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54 reviews 54 reviews
13 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2013

On a one day trip to Nairobi and was booked into this hotel by a friend - coming into the reception area one immediately sees its classy. A modern amenity with friendly staff. Wi-fi was a much welcomed bonus as was the amount of coffee sachets in the room. What was good is the proximity to the airport.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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21 hotel reviews
127 helpful votes 127 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2013

Our tour operator booked us a day room at Eka hotel on our return from our safari. Our vehicle was subjected to a security check on the way in which was very quick. The staff at reception and the porters were friendly and helpful. The room itself was clean and bright. The toilet and shower were modern and spacious. The... More

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San Diego, California
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2013

Safe, clean business-style rooms (not a resort) with free internet. Great food in the restaurant. Staff are very well trained and helpful. I can not comment on value as Kenya Airways (1.5 hours late so missed connection) paid for my stay.

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

Dear Lynda, Thank you for staying at Eka Hotel and for appreciating the hospitality received. We hope that you will choose to stay with us again on your next visit to Nairobi. Thank you More

Randburg, South Africa
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50 reviews 50 reviews
20 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2013

I found the location of this hotel really convenient for the airport and with business meetings in the area. Traffic is an issue and you are only 30 minutes from the airport (that 4kms Nairobi time) and about an hour (6 kms rush hour time ) from the city center. The rooms are really just average and while the lack... More

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

Dear Seahorse, We appreciate your visit to Eka Hotel. On your next visit to Nairobi, I would advise you to start out early on your journey so that you are not caught up with the Traffic Jam. In addition, kindly do request for our concierge team to advise you on what activities you can do around Eka Hotel, for example... More

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2013

Very nice modern hotel that is located close-by the Nairobi Airport. And, if you know Nairobi, you know how important that is. The rooms are modern and clean and have a fantastic rainfall shower. The bed is hard, but typical of every hotel I have ever stayed at in Kenya. The food is good, but not great. Recommend highly for... More

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

Dear Kirk, Thank you for staying with us. We appreciate your stay with us and hope that you will visit again soon! More

Toronto
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22 reviews 22 reviews
11 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2013

The hotel looks pretty nice from the outside. It's conveniently located for the international traveller being pretty close to the airport - although we only experienced one, we're told that Nairobi's traffic jams can be formidable. Security check of our vehicle on the way in were thorough but swift. Our check-in was smooth; I wondered why Nairobi hotels all had... More

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

Dear Deji, Thank you for visiting Eka Hotel. I see that you also shared some photos as you appreciated the ambiance and the services that we provided to you. We apologize for the experience that you had at the spurs restaurant. However, I am happy to know that the Galaxy Restaurant complemented your stay at Eka Hotel. We hope that... More

Farmington, USA
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2013

As many of the readers do realize Nairobi is not a cheap city. It was really surprising to our family that hotels were asking for a price that you see in "big cities" in the US, Germany and France. Then I asked around and came across EKA hotel. This property is just next to 2 other airport hotels that asked... More

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

Dear World_Trvlr1021, Its great to see your review on Eka hotel in spite of the brief stay. We look forward to another opportunity of service to you and friends in the near future. Please feel free to recommend our services to any of your colleagues and friends. With best regards More

oakton virginia
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22 reviews 22 reviews
12 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2013

Our family of 7 needed a hotel near the airport. This was an excellent choice. Very nice rooms, lots of security which is needed in and around Nairobi and the food was excellent, not your usual hotel fare. Highly recommend this hotel. Ann and family from Washington D.C. June 2013

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

Dear Theatrelady, Thank you for staying at Eka Hotel Nairobi. We are glad that you valued us, as excellent and for appreciating our amenities and service. We hope that you will visit us again and please do signup from our website for rate discounts if you are a regular frequent visitor. We too loved your visit and stay. Do visit... More

Plano, Texas
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013

I was disappointed with the EKA. Very modern hotel, but a hotel you could find in any large city. Food and rooms were average. Beds were very hard. Biggest issue I had was that we left our room locked and came back to find the door wide open--fortunately nothing was taken. The workout room and pool were very nice. We... More

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

Dear Sir We appreciate your stay with us and are happy that you enjoyed our Gymnasium and pool. In your future stay with us, should you have any issues or problems, kindly request that you speak with the supervisor who will assist in the best way possible. Thank you for visiting and we welcome your stay with us again. More

McLean, Virginia
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32 reviews 32 reviews
16 hotel reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2013

At the beginning of a two week trip to Kenya, we found the Eka Hotel to be just what we were looking for upon our evening arrival at Kenyatta airport -- close to airport, modern facilities, easy to book, comfortable beds after a long journey, excellent breakfast. A great place to stop over coming or going from the airport.

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

Dear Maureen, Thank you for staying with us and for valuing the comfort and convenience that you experienced while visiting Eka Hotel Nairobi 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*
Number of rooms: 170
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