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Parkside Hotel

Monrovia Street, Nairobi 00100 , Kenya
Parkside Hotel
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2008

A nice central, clean tourist hotel. We turned up 'on psec' and got a superior triple room for KSH 3,500 / €35 without breakfast as we were leaving ealry next day. There was a cheaper option on the price lsit but not available that day. I failed to see much superior about the room - TV, mosquitoe nets and slippers... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2007

The Parkside is central and the staff concerned about your safety. Rooms are basic - better rooms are on the 4th floor. Fine for a night if passing through Nairobi - not a destination!

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2006

If all you care about is a cheap hotel, then by all means stay here. Otherwise, beware! If you do choose to stay here, then try to get a room on the fourth floor (they are halfway decent). The rooms on the first and seconds floors look like something you'd pay by the hour for. They were dirty and dingy... More 

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