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“Nice budget hotel in the heart of Nairobi” 4 of 5 stars
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Meridian Court Hotel
3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   6 Muranga Road, Nairobi, Kenya   |  
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Ranked #60 of 101 hotels in Nairobi
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“Nice budget hotel in the heart of Nairobi”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2013

An overall pleasing experience at the Hotel. Nicely planned rooms with separate living area and bedroom - a unique thing for hotels. Plenty of food choices at reasonable rates. Hotel staff are generally helpful. Many other important places are almost within walking distance from this Hotel.

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  • Stayed August 2013, traveled with family
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2013

We stayed here for one night on our way home. The hotel is very central, close to the municipal market, which has nice souvenirs. Breakfast is not bad and there is wifi. Moreover, the staff are friendly. However, the hotel is currently being renovated from top to bottom. It's needed but as a result it is noisy and not very pleasant. The pool on the roof is nothing like what is shown on the hotel's website, though maybe after the renovation it will look better. Our rooms were quite spacious, more like little suites, but rather run down.

  • Stayed August 2013, traveled with family
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2013

Hotel in under renovation. Moderate Hotel. Resturant is good though the breakfast is average. Staffs are helpful. Renovated Rooms are good. Toilets are clumsy. Corridors, swmming pools are in very bad shape now. Free wi-fi available. Rooms are having a/c, falt TV, Friedge, Tea making facilities, phone etc. Overall good value of money.

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  • Stayed July 2013, traveled with family
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 2 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2013

This hotel was misrepresented to us on their website. It is under renovation and the newly restored rooms are quite nice. No air conditioning however and the street was very busy. It was not for women traveling alone. And we had two small girls with us. it is fine for businessman but I didn't think the level of security for Nairobi was sufficient. It was touted as a safe part of town and we didn't think that was true either. The restaurant did not look appealing and we would have had to walk through an unsafe part of town to find restaurants. As I said, it would be fine for businessmen. They did have security checks in the evenings but not during the day.
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  • Stayed June 2013, traveled with family
    • 2 of 5 stars Value
    • 2 of 5 stars Location
    • 2 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 2 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 2 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 2 of 5 stars Service
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013

The hotel is centrally located making it easy to explore around. Food is great and staff are very polite and helpful. I enjoyed my brief stay at the Meridian.

I intend to go back to Kenya and will definitely stay there and would not hesitate to recommend it to anyone.

  • Stayed July 2013, traveled on business
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2013

This hotel is undergoing renovation. So it will be better for them to close the hotel for a period of time. When you arrive late in the night it's like a nightmare. After the first night I cancelled. The noise is terrible. It like sleeping in the lobby or outside a Saturday night.

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  • Stayed July 2013, traveled with friends
    • 2 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 2 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 2 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 3 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2013

This is safe hotel to stay if you are looking at USD 100 as budget. This hotel is undergoing rennovation. They have some rooms that are really very very bad to stay. Receptist will tell you that only two rooms are available and will offer you bad room. But dont agree to it.

Please ask for new rooms on 4th floor facing road or on right side of the lift while coming up.. They are good one to stay. You can take confirmation on the room being allotted in advance.

Break fast is too good and overall an excellent place to stay.

Just go for it. Need not read to many reviews . They will confuse.
Good for business and family stay

and very important is its SAFE !!!


Negativce of this hotel is
- You will hear lot of sound if plan to be in room in day time

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  • Stayed July 2013, traveled on business
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Additional Information about Meridian Court Hotel

Address: 6 Muranga Road, Nairobi, Kenya
Location: Kenya > Nairobi
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
Ranked #60 of 101 hotels in Nairobi
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Meridian Court Hotel 3.5*
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