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House of Waine

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Masai Lane & Bogani Road | Karen, PO Box 25035, Nairobi 00603, Kenya
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Reno, Nevada
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17 reviews
8 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2013

We stayed at the House of Waine before and after our safari. I can't say enough nice things about this hotel. The rooms were beautiful, the food was delicious and the service was incredible. From the moment you arrive you are pampered. The grounds are gorgeous. I would highly recommend staying here. We spent our first night in Nairobi here... More 

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HoWNairobi, Manager at House of Waine, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us before and after your Safari, we are glad you had a wonderful time on both stays. We appreciate and are grateful for the encouraging feedback as we look forward to hosting you again in the future. Thank you. More 

Omaha, Nebraska
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2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2013

We arrived quite late after a very long journey expecting to be immediately ushered to our room. To our surprise, we were greeted and attended to by a very alert, professional and extremely friendly staff. My first impression...gorgeous, absolutely gorgeous; and that impression stayed throughout our short stay. Everything was beyond our expectations, food, grounds and oh that marvelous staff,... More 

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HoWNairobi, Manager at House of Waine, responded to this review

We are glad we were able to help you relax after a long trip as well as make your stay with us comfortable and enjoyable. Thank you for the great feedback as we look forward to hosting you on your next visit to Nairobi. More 

Lake Tahoe (California), California
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14 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2013

We arrived at House of Waine about 10:15 pm after a 27 hour flight from California. We were immediately made welcome. We spent two nights and enjoyed the relaxing atmosphere. Beautiful grounds. The service was impeccable and the food was outstanding. We had the best Snapper we've ever eaten. Edwin, Alex, Bernard, Douglas and the entire staff were there to... More 

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HoWNairobi, Manager at House of Waine, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us and for the great feedback. We are glad our facilities and staff made your stay relaxing and enjoyable. We look forward to hosting you on your next stay in Nairobi. More 

Dar es Salam, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2013

I'm pleased to read the reviews of House of Waine are still as I remember. We stayed at HoW back in 2005 when they just opened. It was my husbands' 30th birthday surprise and we Loved it! It was fabulous customer service and they created a very special private dining area for us on the day. It was very romantic,... More 

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HoWNairobi, Manager at House of Waine, responded to this review

We are happy you have great memories from your stay with us and will be delighted to host you when you are back in Kenya.. We look forward to your visit. Thank you on behalf of House of Waine team. More 

Brisbane, Australia
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175 reviews
34 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2013

We stayed for two nights and were overwhelmed by the attentive service and wonderful accommodation. Everything here is first class. We even arrived back from our day out with muddy shoes and the staff took them from us and cleaned them. Decorated in decadent leather and timber, this place has a warm and inviting feeling. The food is sensational and... More 

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HoWNairobi, Manager at House of Waine, responded to this review

We are glad you chose House of Waine and that you enjoyed your stay with us. We appreciate your encouranging feedback and hope to host you on your next visit to Nairobi. Thank you on behalf of House of Waine team. More 

Selkirk, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2013

From the welcome to departure, House Of Waine is a refuge from a sometimes hectic travel schedule. There is an atmosphere of relaxation, regrouping and restoration as every need is attended to one hundred percent. The grounds are amazing - the rooms superb. No attention to detail is missed - highly recommended!

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HoWNairobi, Manager at House of Waine, responded to this review

Thank you for your great feedback and we are glad you chose us. We look forward to continue making your stays in Nairobi memorable. Thank you. More 

Sighisoara, Romania
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2013

Kenya is new to me, but since becoming a regular traveller to Nairobi in 2013, I have been delighted by my experiences at House of Waine. The location is ideal, close enough to the city, but set away in a green and quiet area close to many attractions. But it is not the location that thrills, but the House itself... More 

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HoWNairobi, Manager at House of Waine, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing House of Waine and we are glad your experiences with us are delightful. We highly appreciate your feed back and the whole team look forward to hosting you on your next visit. Thank you. More 

Hartbeespoort, South Africa
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2013

Was a very good experience. People are friendly and very helpful. Food is of a good standard, and the rooms are big and spacious. Wasn't a lot at the house but when there the staff was ready to help with anything.

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HoWNairobi, Manager at House of Waine, responded to this review

We are honoured you chose us for your first trip to Kenya. We appreciate your great feedback and are glad you had a wonderful time. We look forward to welcoming you back on your next visit to Nairobi. Thank you. More 

Denver
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2013

My husband an I stayed at the House of Waine in Kenya in the charming suburb of Karen. It is away from the hustle and bustle of Nairobi, but near Giraffe, Manor, Karen Blixen Museum, bead factory, elephant orphanage and more. The service s definitely 5*; the staff goes out of their way to provide and please. The grounds are... More 

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HoWNairobi, Manager at House of Waine, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing House of Waine and we are happy you enjoyed your stay with us. We highly appreciate your great feedback and look forward to hosting you on your next visit to Nairobi. Thank you. More 

Johannesburg
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55 reviews
36 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2013

I stay in Nairobi often, and generally I am impressed with the standards of accommodation and the attitudes of hotel staff when I visit Kenya. House Of Waine, however, takes this to a whole new level in every way. I can honestly say that I have never stayed anywhere better! Set in a quiet location in Karen in a beautiful... More 

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HoWNairobi, Manager at House of Waine, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us and we are glad you had a memorable stay. We look forward to welcoming you back on your next visit to Nairobi. Thank you. More 

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