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Methodist Guest House

Oloitokitok Road, | Box 25086, Nairobi 00603, Kenya
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Ranked #73 of 154 Nairobi B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2011
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  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2011

Basic rooms, clean, friendly staff, good food and safe. Have been several times over the years, and always found it exactly the same! Swimming pool usually very busy with schools or non residents.

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rosenairobi, marketing officer at Methodist Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for staying at Methodist Guest house and conference, we appreciate your comment and we are happy you liked our service. we look forward to to welcoming you once more at Methodist. Best regards More

Tennant Creek, Australia
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4 hotel reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2011

The Room was fine. Our stay was fine. We avioded dining in (not impressed at appearance of the buffet based on the price asked... but that was a personal decision). Breakfast was decent. "Terrible" rating is based on a bad experience following our stay. I lost a camera charger (left it in the room, my own fault). A few days... More

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rosenairobi, Marketing Officer at Methodist Guest House, responded to this review

We do appreciate your feedback and apologize for your experience after you lost your charger. we have noted your concerned and we do promise this will never happen again. We look forward for your next visit. More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2010

Returning to the Methodist Guest House in October (for my 4th or 5th stay) was like going back to meet old friends. From the warm welcome at the check in to the friendliness of the restaurant staff we knew we would have a comfortable and relaxed stay. Along with 5 colleagues we were using the MGH as our base for... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2010

We stayed here while visiting Nairobi a few days before going on a safari. It seemed to be a reasonable cost and a good alternative to the pricey hotels the safari companies recommended. It has everything you need- clean rooms, hot showers, access to breakfast and other food, internet. Most of all, it is safe. It is protected 24/7 by... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2010

The MGH is average. It is large and as a result quite impersonal I found. The rooms are fine, basic, but have everything you need, bed, lamp, mossie net. My mossie net was in a poor state but I always take gaffer tape so was able to plug the holes. Plenty of hot water in a compact ensuite - all... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2010

I stayed at the MGH for a month whilst looking for cheaper long term accommodation - I thought it was expensive, especially as I later moved into a furnished studio apartment that cost per week what the MGH charged for a couple of nights. The food in the dining room was also disgusting - I can't understand the good food... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2009

If you want to venture into the highlands of Kenya Home of Tabaca Soap stone carving and Tea plantations and a lush furtile area away from drought.To see a different side of Kenya a side were the fruit and food is grown then visit here. Over one Metre per year rainfall you will see rain almost daily a cool shower... More

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arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2009

On a 6 week trip to Kenya,Rwanda and Tanzania my friend and I stayed at MGH 11 different days(in and out of Kenya). This is an outstanding place to stay. Staff are friendly, accommodating, attentative and have a wealth of knowledge of Nairobi. There is a choice of 3 restaurants on the property. The rooms are VERY clean as is... More

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michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2009

Our church mission teams have stayed at the MGH nearly every year for the past 7 years. Not only is the MGH a great place to stay - safe, reasonably priced, and with full or half board available in their restaurant - the staff is incredibly hospitable and service-oriented. Timothy was especially helpful, always with a huge smile. The restaurant... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2009

Excellent safe haven in a great location - we spent 10 nights in the Methodist Guest house while visiting Kenya and working with children in a Children's home. We travelled as a family - we have three children aged 11,14,17 and we felt perfectly safe and at home here. The staff were fantastic particularly Timothy and they couldnt have done... More

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Address: Oloitokitok Road, | Box 25086, Nairobi 00603, Kenya
Location: Kenya > Nairobi
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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