This is an old building transformed into a hostel. The location is fine - close to a mall and just out of the center. A taxi takes about 5 minutes to the center if there are no traffic jams (rarely). You can probably walk downtown as well. The room we stayed in had 3 beds and another was provided so our family of 4 could easily stay in the room. This room also had a private bathroom with a hot shower.
The only problem was the sleep quality during the weekend when there was a loud party in a center in vicinity. On other nights it was calm and sleeping quite ok.
The staff is very helpful.
For the price we paid I give it a positive. If we return to Nairobi we would probably choose it again.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- Experience real African adventure. There is a reason that a stroll into the nature filled Hartebeest Camp and Guest House brings to a leisure and business traveler, romantic pairs, friends and families looking for the best place for a holiday in Nairobi. A quiet moment off-town city life reflection creates such a profound sense of well-being: nature is the great comforter. Embracing this philosophy, we have infused the aesthetics of our old town house with graceful, gentle sensibilities inspired by our very own Conservatory & Botanical Gardens. Featuring an ultramodern cottages and tended luxury tents, and stone house accommodation facilities in our guest house. We offer affordable accommodation that exceeds your expectations. At this half an acre piece of land in suburbs of the Nairobi city, our lavish rooms have been completed with modern technologies and conveniences, and the result is an immersion in luxurious, plush comfort naturally. We are simply the Hartebeest Camp. Located on Kibera Rd, Off Ngong Rd, about 5 km from the CBD and 5 minutes drive on a free flowing traffic from the city center. The camp is located about 23km from the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport and 8km from the Wilson Airport. ... more less
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