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Eka Hotel Nairobi

4.0 of 5 Mombasa Road, Nairobi 27695 - 00506, Kenya
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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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Cancun, Mexico
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28 reviews 28 reviews
9 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2013

..as there is a structural fault in the building. Sound proofing is good with respect to the external parts, but non existent with respect to doors! The doors themselves are pretty heavy and you hear them slamming continuously as if it was your own door which keeps slamming. Moreover, you hear everything people say. As a number of visitors come... More 

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Bangkok, Thailand
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69 reviews 69 reviews
44 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2013

This is a relatively new hotel that is fairly close to the airport on the south side of the city. The design is modern and comfortable. Staff are extremely helpful and friendly. The meals were all pretty good. Conference facilities were comfortable and reasonably priced, compared to other venues we looked at. Internet was free and fairly good. The hotel... More 

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New York City, New York
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30 reviews 30 reviews
7 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2013 via mobile

If you are a business trip look elsewhere Walls are paper think Room doors are so poorly fitted that you can hear everything not to mention they bang loudly Oh and if some locals start fighting in the hallway at 5 am don't call management they won't do anything about it- even after 3 calls.

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Rajkot, India
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26 reviews 26 reviews
12 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2013

Good hotel for those who land in Nairobi and then start their safari. We were here with our Group of 19 members, and all the group members had a pleasant stay. Hotel has good ambiance, food, rooms. We had a stay for only one night at this hotel and then to Masai Mara National Park.

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29 reviews 29 reviews
18 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013

This hotel would have scored higher but the lack of sound proofing and black out curtains from the bedrooms is an issue. Hotel staff are fantastic, food from the breakfast buffet was good, dinner buffet excellent and really good value. Security is good and there is a great american diner attached to the hotel, If only the rooms walls werent... More 

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3 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

Just stayed a total of 4 nights on 3 different legs of my recent safari at the Eka. The hotel itself is fine -- very close to the airport -- and not having to drive through downtown Nairobi traffic to get to the airport is a very good thing! The rooms I had were quiet and clean, but the mattress... More 

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24 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

It was a good relaxing place in the chaos of Nairobi. Although the staff was a little bit inconsistent when providing information (sent to the bathroom when asking for the front desk, sent to the wrong room elevator, advised breakfast started at 7:00 when in fact it was available at 5:30), the few hours that we spent at Eka were... More 

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Moscow, Moscow City, Russia
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

I was on a business trip and stayed at this beautiful hotel. Service was just great (especially room service). The staff - very polite and ready to help. Conference facilities were also at a very high level. Thanks a lot for everything!

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New York City, New York
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125 reviews 125 reviews
39 hotel reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2013

We recently stayed at this hotel overnight as we were leaving for a safari the next day. This hotel is located around a 15 minute drive from Jomo Kenyatta airport (assuming no traffic). The room was sufficient with hard wood floors and was clean. The beds were a bit hard but acceptable. The internet connetion was very intermittent which was... More 

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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55 reviews 55 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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Address: Mombasa Road, Nairobi 27695 - 00506, Kenya
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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#11 Family Hotel in Nairobi
#13 Romantic Hotel in Nairobi
#14 Luxury Hotel in Nairobi
#20 Business Hotel in Nairobi

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