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“AWESOMENESS” 4 of 5 stars
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UN Crescent | Gigiri, Nairobi 00200, Kenya   |  
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Ranked #124 of 183 Nairobi B&B and Inns
Nairobi
1 review
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“AWESOMENESS”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2012

I simply loved it there, the place has really toped its game, relaxing in the evenings in the leafy bamboo treed backyard with a view of the well manicured garden in african designed Gazebos, from the last time i was here, I AM IMPRESSED, Shanema is better than home lol, when you there make sure you meet Albert, made my stay worth.

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  • Stayed November 2011, traveled on business
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Nairobi, Kenya
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2011

Reasonably adequate rooms, but the walls are paper-thin and the staff spend half the night talking (or shouting) to each other in the hallways at full volume. Unbelievably inconsiderate. Also, the bathroom fixtures are just sad -- toilet takes an hour to refill (noisily), sink splutters like mad every time you turn on the tap and the shower door wouldn't close. Sleeping in my office would be more restful.

  • Stayed July 2011, traveled on business
    • 1 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Cleanliness
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Nairobi, Kenya
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2011

the atmosphere was quite exceptional due to its serene environment. I very much enjoyed myself and would recommend it to anyone.

I liked its location the most not forgetting the service from the staff.

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Stayed January 2011, traveled on business
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Additional Information about Shanema Homes

Address: UN Crescent | Gigiri, Nairobi 00200, Kenya
Location: Kenya > Nairobi
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Room Service Suites
Hotel Style:
Ranked #124 of 183 B&Bs / Inns in Nairobi
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 6
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Shanema Homes is located 250 metres from the UNEP headquarters in the upmarket Gigiri area in Nairobi and accessed through the UN Crescent opposite the American Embassy which serves the Village Market, and just minutes drive from the Nairobi CBD. You will find Shanema Homes ideally located for all your leisure and business needs. ... more   less 

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