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The Emory Hotel

Kandara Road Near the Kileleshwa Primary and Kileleshwa Police station, Nairobi 00606 Kenya
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#61 of 309 hotels in Nairobi
A lovely 3 star hotel located in the heart of Nairobi, in the serene neighborhood of Kileleshwa, approximately 20kms from JKIA and 5kms from the Central Business District. The hotel is conveniently located within close proximity to major shopping malls like Yaya Centre and Junction Mall which are about 5 minutes drive, and about 10 minutes drive to Westlands business district. The area is also known for its night life with enjoyable entertainment spots within the vicinity.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hot tub
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Bar / lounge
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Airport transportation
Business Center with Internet Access
Parking garage
Breakfast available
Breakfast buffet
Kid-friendly buffet
Car hire
Conference facilities
Banquet room
Meeting rooms
Photo copier / fax In business center
24-hour security
Baggage storage
Non-smoking hotel
First aid kit
24-hour check-in
24-hour front desk
Express check-in / check-out
Private check-in / check-out
Dry cleaning
Laundry service
Ironing service
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Room features
Blackout curtains
Air conditioning
Coffee / tea maker
Cable / satellite TV
Walk-in shower
Interconnected rooms available
Room service
Seating area
VIP room facilities
Wardrobe / closet
Bottled water
Private bathrooms
Wake-up service / alarm clock
Electric kettle
Flatscreen TV
Bath / shower
Complimentary toiletries
Hair dryer
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Room types
City view
Non-smoking rooms
Family rooms
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Languages Spoken
English, Swahili


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Grade: 43 out of 100
14Restaurantswithin 0.75 miles
1Attractionwithin 0.75 miles
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Kev wrote a review Mar 2021
Nairobi, Kenya127 contributions11 helpful votes
I checked in for my R&R, and from the sales staff (Jackie) to the manager, and staff from the restaurant to the lounge, the team is an encapsulation of hospitality at its top. The food is great, fruits fresh for breakfast, and considerably higher standards of cleanliness and covid preparedness. My room was nice and clean on 6th floor, with water, AC, great internet for video calls and comfortable bed. Only con was the TV missing channels so only option was YouTube. I would stay here again and again, checked out their conference facilities and they are amazing! Also IT staff on hand for all connectivity issues. This is an awesome venue for your work and leisure needs. Highly recommend it. Thank you Emory team, and for your pursuit of gender diversity, an extra +.
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Date of stay: March 2021Trip type: Traveled solo
Evalyne Ndonga wrote a review Feb 2021
Nairobi, Kenya15 contributions
I take the chance to first congratulate such a boutique hotel on the standards they have set on a holistic level. THIS IS AN EXCELENT AND TOP-NOTCH HOTEL! I want to thank the team in general for the great work and service. I had a birthday surprise planned for hubby and the valentine package and let me just say we were loyalties. Sandra the sales manager, was a gem...I had everything discreetly planned and she never got tired with assisting me plan out and even get some things laid out in the room as directed and it was PERFECTION! I want to thank Grace for also being so caring and always serving us with a warm reception. She was a gem even in the planning of the surprise birthday the dinner table reservation and she got into the nitty gritties too! I also would thank Simon and Anthony at the Mustang Lounge. PS: The rooftop bar is magnificent and the bitings, drinks and service is exceptional.TRY IT! I would also like to thank Vivian at the restaurant, Festus and the breakfast chef Alice who made sure our breakfast was delicious, served hot, and was endless lol. This was definitely worth every penny spent and more. The whole valentine and birthday package for hubby was a marvel and i'll definitely be getting back
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Date of stay: February 2021Trip type: Traveled as a couple
Marlon H wrote a review Dec 2020
London, United Kingdom11 contributions3 helpful votes
After a long flight , being checked in by Lucy was very efficient and relaxing . She's always ready to help and assisted me with alot of requests. The staff here are amazing !!!! Sandra is a star and always willing to go the extra mile to provide the client with best customer experience, she is very genuine and sometimes go out of her way to make sure you have a good time . She assisted me with safari tour, recommended going to carnivore restaurant and more . You can see Grace's smile through her mask and is very positive and makes you feel at home , this hotel has alot of character. Louis is very professional and always attentive to the client and probably should be a comedian too. Restaurant staff Susan and Vivian again always had a smile and ever so friendly. The housekeeping done a great job with cleaning the room and was done at an excellent standard. The hotel itself is great and is comfortable , the mattress is very nice and I had a wonderful time being here. Would defo recommend and would come again .
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Date of stay: December 2020Trip type: Traveled solo
Ngatia wrote a review Jul 2020
Nairobi, Kenya41 contributions5 helpful votes
The Mrs. and I took the opportunity to have a night to ourselves away from the kids. The reception was as we expected... Temperature taken and hands sanitized before we were allowed entry. Due to the low numbers, we had no issue with parking. Hotel was a buzz due to a video shoot that morning. The following morning however was a different story, and showing how hit the hospitality industry is due to COVID-19. The room was okay. Clean and well maintained. I would recommend you have a menu in the room if you have room delivery. The cable wasn't working. Understandbly so due to costs. However, we would have appreciated notice of this. The night's rest was okay. We would have preferred a harder mattress. Not sure if there is a provision for this. Breakfast the following morning was delicious. The Mrs loved the freshly squeezed orange juice. We did enjoy our stay-cation Kudos to the team. We shall return. 🙏
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Date of stay: July 2020Trip type: Traveled as a couple
JessiKS1989 wrote a review Mar 2020
Stuttgart, Germany171 contributions80 helpful votes
We stayed at this hotel for 4 nights and enjoyed it. Rooms are clean and if decent size, the staff is very friendly and food is good as well - breakfast, dinner and room service. The only two negative things to point out is that room service takes very long and there are very few hair dryers. You have to ask for them at the reception and they will bring it. But sometimes there are none around so you may have bad luck.
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Date of stay: March 2020Trip type: Traveled with friends
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Frequently Asked Questions about The Emory Hotel
Which popular attractions are close to The Emory Hotel?
Nearby attractions include Himapan Nairobi (0.6 miles).
What are some of the property amenities at The Emory Hotel?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, an on-site restaurant, and a lounge.
Which room amenities are available at The Emory Hotel?
Top room amenities include a minibar, air conditioning, and a flat screen TV.
What food & drink options are available at The Emory Hotel?
Guests can enjoy an on-site restaurant, a lounge, and breakfast during their stay.
Is parking available at The Emory Hotel?
Yes, free parking, a parking garage, and secured parking are available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to The Emory Hotel?
Conveniently located restaurants include Le Grenier a Pain Kenya, Argenti Restaurant and Lounge Riverside, and The Bistro at Palacina.
Are there opportunities to exercise at The Emory Hotel?
Yes, guests have access to a fitness center during their stay.
Does The Emory Hotel have an airport shuttle?
Yes, The Emory Hotel offers an airport shuttle for guests. We recommend calling ahead to confirm details.
Are any cleaning services offered at The Emory Hotel?
Yes, dry cleaning and laundry service are offered to guests.
Does The Emory Hotel offer any business services?
Yes, it conveniently offers a business center, meeting rooms, and a banquet room.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at The Emory Hotel?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English and Swahili.