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“What makes a hotel 5 star even before its opening?” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Villa Rosa Kempinski Nairobi

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Villa Rosa Kempinski Nairobi
5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Chiromo Road, Nairobi, Kenya (Nairobi Central Business District)   |  
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Ranked #6 of 92 hotels in Nairobi
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“What makes a hotel 5 star even before its opening?”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2013

What makes a hotel 5 star even before its opening?

Its the people and their impeccable service standards. Even though we could not stay at the Kempinski due to a technical hiccup delaying their opening (it appears they only want to offer the best experience to guests, and nothing less), they took the best care of us in Nairobi. We had to stay elsewhere, but the staff took utmost pains to ensure we were looked after during our trip. They are opening soon, and we just saw that the hotel does look ready to provide the best and most luxurious accommodation in Nairobi. These still pale against the Villa Rosa's biggest treasure, which is the Kempinski spirit of hospitality that all their staff provide to the extreme. We didn't stay, but the way you have taken care of us made us feel as if we did. Thank you, and I wish you a grand opening and many many good years of success ahead.

  • Stayed August 2013, traveled on business
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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BernardMercier, General Manager at Villa Rosa Kempinski Nairobi, responded to this review, August 27, 2013
Dear Guest,

Thank you so much for your recent review on Villa Rosa Kempinski Nairobi.

We are absolutely thrilled to receive our first review from you and are extremely grateful for the kind words.

Once again we would like to apologize for not being able to host you at the hotel this time around, however we really do hope that we will have the opportunity to host you at the hotel in the near future.

My team and I are extremely pleased to hear that you felt looked after by us during your recent visit into the city.

In case we can be of any assistance with your future reservations, please do let us know.
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  • Sleep Quality
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  • Location
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  • Service
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Address: Chiromo Road, Nairobi, Kenya
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Location: Kenya > Nairobi > Nairobi Central Business District
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Ranked #6 of 92 hotels in Nairobi
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:5 star — Villa Rosa Kempinski Nairobi 5*
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