We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
See all Specialty Lodging in Nairobi

The King Post

61 reviews
Save
Traveler (28)
Pool & Beach (11)
Room & Suite (11)
Overview
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Airport Transportation
Suites
Fitness center
3.5 Star Hotel
All hotel details
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"]},"scriptFlags":null}
Rooms
Feb 4Feb 5
|
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
Standard Room
Getting you more information on this room More
Free Cancellation
Book now, pay at stay!
Select
Show Available Rooms
Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 3 partner sites to see rooms from $76.
We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Nairobi hotels with availability
{"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_IRG_RATE_VERIFICATION","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN_US","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","VISA_SPONSORSHIP_WEB","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","MOB_BOOKING_EMAIL_AGREE_HIDE","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_EXPRESS_BOOK","ATTRACTIONS_REMOVE_PAYMENT_ADDRESS_FIELDS","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","META_AIR","IB_REVIEW_BOOKING_BUTTON","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_KIPLINGER_AWARD","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "adfe294f505940bd81bc6ed19613c53f", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":1474205,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[72632089],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":4,"month":2,"year":2018},"checkout":{"day":5,"month":2,"year":2018},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":76,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"adfe294f505940bd81bc6ed19613c53f","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":76,"lowestMetaPrice":76,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":76,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":76,"lowestMetaPrice":76,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":76,"hotelName":"The King Post","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6ImFkZmUyOTRmNTA1OTQwYmQ4MWJjNmVkMTk2MTNjNTNmIiwiQUlLIjoiNTU0ZTBiYTVjY2FlNDM2ZjhiNjIyZWYxY2Q1MzJiMTcifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": 1, "checkIn": "02/04/2018", "checkOut": "02/05/2018", "lowestPrice": "$76", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {"72632089":"BookingCom"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_resp_hr_room_grid", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_responsive","template":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_responsive","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__sub_header"},"moduleList":["handlers","tracking"]},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{},"moduleList":["handler"]},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__amenities","occupancy":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__occupancy","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__reservation_col"},"moduleList":[]},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
Reviews (61)Write a Review
Filter reviews
57 results
Traveler rating
36
15
3
1
2
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
36
15
3
1
2
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsstudio apartmentsecure compoundfully functional kitchenswahili stylefantastic gymextended staycleaning servicelong stayself cateringhome away from homethree nightsper nightpride innswimming poollamukpwestlands
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 57 reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Had a terrible experience while staying here some time ago. There was a lot of misleading about the facilities available, and the manager, Dolly, was extremely rude - she would even attempt to threaten guests. The staff were mistreated by her, and tried to get...More

Thank Jane G
Reviewed December 6, 2017

I stayed here in November and found this place very good. It is nice relaxing self catering place. It is well equipped not that I wanted to cook, but I did make us a cup of tea and toast. I have given it four star...More

Thank jtanna1
Response from GABLESGROUP, Owner at The King PostResponded December 9, 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you for your review. Reading this review was very satisfyiing especially when we are putting so much effort in improving the whole establishment. It is a never ending task!! We apologize for the hot water situation. The solar heating contractor has completed...More

Reviewed October 22, 2017

I enjoyed the room and facilities that KP offers - excellent gym. You can self cater and staff are friendly. I didn't use the restaurant, so can't comment on recent review. However, if staying in Nairobi, would use again.

Thank Rob P
Reviewed October 11, 2017

King Post is a very relaxing and comfortable place to stay in Nairobi. I stayed here for 3 weeks on a work related visit to Nairobi. The rooms are spacious and simple. Good nights sleep had every night.

Thank thunderbird900
Reviewed October 10, 2017 via mobile

This beautiful Swahili oasis in a busy noisy suburb of Westlands transports you to a quiet Lamu inspired home away from home. With almost every facility onsite one can feel safe, secure and settled. The manager Ali is very sweet and accommodating ; all the...More

Thank LifestyleIncorp
View more reviews
PreviousNext
12345612
About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Laundry Service
Shuttle Bus Service
Airport Transportation
Room amenities
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Spa
Details
Price range
$79 - $239 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
$79 - $239 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Add Photo Photos
Traveler (28)
Pool & Beach (11)
Room & Suite (11)
Dining (3)
Hotel & Grounds (13)
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from The King Post staff and past guests.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Room Tips
"King Palace apartments are good."
Read review
"Balcony rooms offer the chance to get some fresh air"
Read review
"Their studio apartments are mwaaaah"
Read review
"Could be worse but I'd suggest Tune hotel or one of the nearby alternatives!"
Read review
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing
Map
Satellite