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Somerset, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2016

I spent 5 nights at the Ndemi Place, which is well located off Ngong Road with plenty of restaurants, bars and shops within walking distance. It occupies a large leafy compound and is centred on an old colonial bungalow (with various additions and stand-alone structures), as other plots around it get snapped up for high rise development. I was given... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2016

Ndemi place is a quiet, cosy homely inn in Nairobi, which just reminded me of staying at my favorite aunt's place with good quality wifi, and my own room. The beds are cozy, working desks are functional. I liked it because I was working on a high pressure deliverable and needed a place where I could disconnect for a bit,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2016

i dont really like hotels . i like to be in a place where i feel at home and yet receive 5 star treatment. that is Ndemi place for me. Viola is an angel all the staff are friendly diligent professional and will bend over backwards to satisy your every need. if in nairobi its ndemi place and after 5... More 

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Fair Oaks, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2016

I've stayed here a few times and usually enjoy it. However, not all rooms are as good as others. A few are right next to the kitchen and they get no ventilation and the staff wake you up early in the morning. The breakfast is included but it's pretty slow. Staff are nice but manager wasn't around very often and... More 

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Falun, Sweden
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2016

The rooms are not fancy but clean and comfortable. Location is very quiet and the garden is beautiful. Also, Ndemi Place had the best coffee of all places we tried during our two week vacation in Kenya and Tanzania.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2016 via mobile

Ndemi place is perfect when you're seeking to escape the busy streets of Nairobi with delicious authentic food, excellent service, and clean large rooms with both wifi and hot water. I would rather return to this lovely place than staying at a hotel!

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2015

We needed a place to spend the night before our transfer to Amboseli and Ndemi Place was recommended to us by our TO. Lovely little place, not too far from NBO and set in pretty gardens. We thought the price was a little high for what it was, but the service was great and the room was clean.

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015

I've stayed here on 2 different occasions with my boyfriend and i loved it. Ndemi place offers you a quiet retreat from the busy bustling city of nairobi. Feels just like home with comfortable rooms and well furnished sitting areas. The staff are friendly and always have a smile on their faces. It's located in a safe, quiet neighbourhood which... More 

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Cairo, Egypt
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

I was staying in the Ndemi Place Guest House for 5 days. It was my official trip. Prporty rates are very expensive in Nairobi. I was lucky to get this hotel. It is a wonderful guest house to stay as a budget hotel. They also provide complimentry breakfast. Staffs are very helpful especially Violla. She is a wonderful host. I... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

I regularly travel through Nairobi, and if I need to stay overnight this is my first choice! A lovely peaceful hotel with lovely gardens, and very friendly and accommodating staff who can not do enough to help. With free wifi, and desks in the rooms it is great place to work from or to just relax in! Thoroughly recommend this... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Business Center with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Tucked away in a serene natural resort of Kenya’s capital city, The Ndemi Place is the ideal stop over for guests seeking peace and vintage charm in the city of Nairobi. Enjoy the warm and inviting touch of guest house hospitality combined with all contemporary comforts for the distinguished business or leisure traveler. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Ndemi Place

Address: Ndemi Close, off Ndemi Road | P.O. Box 76120, Nairobi 00508, Kenya
Location: Kenya > Nairobi
Price Range: $40 - $132 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
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The Ndemi Place Hotel Nairobi
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#25 Business Hotel in Nairobi
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