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The Cottage - Gigiri

74 UN Crescent, Gigiri | PO Box 41915, Nairobi 00100, Kenya
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Mexico City, Mexico
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

This is the perfect place if you are in Nairobi for business at UN or Swedish embassy. The staff is super friendly and helpful. You can choose between comfortable, big rooms, or self-catering studio and apartment. Prices are very reasonable. A freshly made breakfast is included. To get to the Swedish Embassy or IOM you just cross the street, to... More 

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Nairobi, Kenya
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2014

Located in a serene environment and close proximity to major social amenities is this exceptional abode, The Cottage -Gigiri. The facility offers pristine atmosphere for relaxing after a long trip or an eventful day. The ambience is complemented by warm and welcoming staff and excellent facility to make your stay memorable. The cottage is located near the UN Offices in... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014 via mobile

Nice location, friendly staff, walking to main UN offices, also to village shopping center, staff very caring , perfect for work and relax, amazing atmosphere , you really feel at home once you check in, smiley organised management , I recommend it to all UN staff , very secured

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2014

We arrived to a very warm welcome by the kind staff, who took good care of us from the first minute on. Situated in a quiet and safe neighbourhood of Nairobi, near Embassies and the likes, it made for a great home base on my first trip to the city. Rooms were spacious and clean, also the bathrooms, the staff... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2014

The Cottage is a former Villa transformed into a Guest house, surrounded by a nice garden. There are two different kind of rooms: en suite and to share. Due to the limited amount of rooms, one can be assured to enjoy great service and a very warm welcome. The house has a kitchen, which makes especially a longer stay more... More 

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3 Thank Pakatika
Innsbruck, Austria
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2014

I stayed at the cottage for 3 nights and I must admit it gave me a feeling of home away from home, the service was great the rooms clean and the breakfast was delicious. Something that I also liked was how esy it was to get around from the cottage. If you are in Nairobi and looking for a place... More 

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Nairobi, Kenya
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2014

Stayed at the cottage for two weeks, its a beautiful place, loved the food, the staff were friendly WiFi enabled me to continue with work while away from the office. I would recommend The Cottage, if you are in Kenya for business or leisure Keep up the good work

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