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Country Lodge

2nd Ngong Avenue | Upper Hill, PO Box 40842, Nairobi 00100, Kenya
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Country Lodge
Ranked #15 of 96 hotels in Nairobi
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 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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New York City, New York
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This is my first post ever but this is how much I loved this The Country Lodge (soon to be the Town Lodge) and her staff. The facilities are more than just clean and fresh, they are serene. And the entire property (only a courtyard away is their sister hotel, The Fairview, which is equally amazing at a slightly higher... More

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Angus M, Public Relations Manager at Country Lodge, responded to this review

We thank you for the wonderful review! We're happy you find the setting enjoyable and that you find the hotel perfect for your business needs. We're also pleased you enjoy the breakfast options and that the staff are friendly and polite. We can't wait to have you and your team with us again! More

Amsterdam, Nederland
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35 reviews 35 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Located right next door to the Fairview, now with key card gate access directly into the garden. This adds value to the Country Lodge, because you have restaurant options and that wonderful garden and pool right there. The security is taken seriously, but is not limiting. Rooms are simple, no hairdryer in your room but there are a few available... More

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Angus M, Public Relations Manager at Country Lodge, responded to this review

We thank you for the positive review. We're glad you enjoyed the location of our hotel, and that you enjoyed the standard of the rooms. We look forward to having you stay with us again. More

Tunbridge Wells
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33 reviews 33 reviews
31 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

This is a modern, safe and good value bed and breakfast hotel. The decore is sparse Ikea style. You get an efficent, clean hotel for your hotel. It is connected to the more upmarket hotel Fairview Hotel next door. It has five restaurants. I ate at the French Bistro which was excellent fine dining. It cost as much as my... More

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Angus M, Public Relations Manager at Country Lodge, responded to this review

We thank you for the positive review. We're glad you found our hotel efficiently run and clean. We look forward to seeing you again. More

Edmonton, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

I stayed in the Country Lodge for a total of six days in May 2014. First, it probably the safest hotel I have ever stayed in - security is good (its just up the street from the High Commission of the State of Israel), with keys needed to go in and out of the building and lots of security inside.... More

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Angus M, Public Relations Manager at Country Lodge, responded to this review

We thank you for the positive review. We're glad that you enjoyed the safety and security aspect of the hotel as well as the quality of the rooms! We do hope to have you stay with us again soon. More

Cape Town Central, South Africa
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53 reviews 53 reviews
44 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

The Country Lodge is an affordable, simple hotel that's connected to the Fairview hotel. The rooms are modern and comfortable, although you can hear everything from the hallway. The breakfast was delicious and the staff were very helpful. Being connected to the Fairview hotel, you have a choice of a number of great restaurants within a 2 minute walk. The... More

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Angus M, Public Relations Manager at Country Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for the great review. We're pleased to hear that you enjoyed our breakfast and found our staff to be helpful. We can't wait to have you stay with us again soon. More

South Orange, New Jersey
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61 reviews 61 reviews
11 hotel reviews
118 helpful votes 118 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2014

My husband and I stayed at the Country Lodge for six nights. We highly recommend it for business travelers and vacationers who prefer a streamlined and modern hotel. Many Nairobi hotels tend to fall into one of two categories: 1) colonial décor or 2) rundown modernish (90s) décor. The Country Lodge is for people who do not feel the need... More

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Angus M, Public Relations Manager at Country Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for the wonderfully comprehensive review! We’re so pleased to hear that you had such an excellent stay with us. We can’t wait to see you again soon. More

Boston, Massachusetts
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41 reviews 41 reviews
16 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

An alternative stay to the Fairview which owns this place. Advantage is that you have access to all the facilities at the Fairview. No lifts to take you up and hopefully there is a bell boy to help you with your luggage if you arrive late at night. Rooms are clean and comfortable but fairly spartan. No restaurants withing walking... More

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Angus M, Public Relations Manager at Country Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for the insightful review. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed our clean and comfortable rooms. We hope to see you again soon. More

Harare, Zimbabwe
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54 reviews 54 reviews
27 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

Country Lodge (soon to be City Lodge apparently) is definitely a great place to be for business on Upper Hill. For the price you pay here you can't get anything similar anywhere else in Nairobi - and a lot worse. Yes, the rooms are furnished like a chain hotel, and yes they are not massive, but the beds are great,... More

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Angus M, Public Relations Manager at Country Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your comprehensive and generous review. We’re happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay, the facilities and were treated really well by our staff. We hope to welcome you again soon. More

Truro, United Kingdom
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18 reviews 18 reviews
8 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

This seems a good option for business travellers in Nairobi. It's not in a pretty district for tourists etc (but then I am not sure if Nairobi has any!), but could make a useful stop overnight before heading onto Safari etc. Decent wifi, good value and interesting variety of food on room service.

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Angus M, Public Relations Manager at Country Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for the review. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay. We look forward to seeing you again soon. More

Tenby
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21 reviews 21 reviews
14 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2014

Stayed for six days,working trip.Second time have stayed here and still good standards prevail.good breakfast and wi-FI included.good security all around.Fairview facilities are available with pool,bars and food available in beautiful gardens settings.Staff all welcoming and helpful.rooms cleaned to high standard,bed comfort good.Close to British High Commission and other Embassies.stongly recommend this hotel and look forward to returning.Have also stayed... More

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Thank you for the lovely review. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay. We hope to see you again see you again soon. More

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Additional Information about Country Lodge

Address: 2nd Ngong Avenue | Upper Hill, PO Box 40842, Nairobi 00100, Kenya
Location: Kenya > Nairobi
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Also Known As:
Country Hotel Nairobi

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Amenities

Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Shuttle Bus service Wheelchair access
Hotel Style
#3 Best Value Hotel in Nairobi #10 Business Hotel in Nairobi
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Country lodge- Nairobi's most popular limited service hotel(bed and breakfast). It has eighty four rooms designed for the business traveller with unbeatable rates that offers true value for money without compromising on service delivery and comfort. Our room rates include bed, breakfast, wifi and all taxes. Located in Nairobi's upper hill, the hotel provides a peaceful, quiet and safe environment. ... more   less 
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