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Sankara Nairobi

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  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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Sankara Nairobi combines international five-star standards with personal service and the authentic flavour of the new Africa.
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Property amenities
Pool
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Business Center with Internet Access
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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Restaurant
Wheelchair access
Bar/Lounge
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HOTEL STYLE
Art Deco Style
Business
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Sankara hotel is a gem in Nairobi. Highly recommended. Stayed there in October and it was a treat. Very professional, honest and kind staff. They will deliver on their promises and cater for all your requests. My check-in and checkout experience were both excellent and...More

Thank Natty D
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Stayed at Sankara for a 4 days Business trip. The staff is very friendly and always helpful. Tried all restaurants, Food is good especially Sunday brunch, Expected steakhouse to be better but it was ok, rooftop bar is also great and breakfast is good. Meeting...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The Sankara is a great luxury hotel with world class service. From doorman to the bellhops to the front desk and even roof top pool servers (thank you Joe!) the level of service rivals 5-star hotels yet without the stuffiness. We used this hotel as...More

Thank Goplacesunknown
Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed for 10 nights while on a business trip. I felt completely at home the entire time! The rooms are very well appointed - extremely comfortable and elegant. The daily breakfast is fantastic - great variety, quality and all round deliciousness! The hotel staff...More

Thank Michael K
Reviewed 1 week ago

Rooms were very comfortable. When it came to the non-reception staff it was horrible. Clueles staff. Steak restaurants has elephant size mosquitoes, blunt steak knives!. Breakfast staff were lazy and apathetic. Took them 20 minutes to get a cup of coffee. They added a contingency...More

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"Rooms facing 'Ring Road' offer a good view! 5027 was a great room with a view."
michaelkN5048NJ
1 week ago
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"rooms with the next hotel pool view is amazing view"
RamyH
1 week ago
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"On week days, choose on the front side of the hotel. Weekends you are out of luck"
marcshiman
3 weeks ago
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"Ask for one not facing the nightclub"
rojolondon2016
Oct 12, 2018
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PRICE RANGE
$210 - $286 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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LOCATION
KenyaNairobi
NUMBER OF ROOMS
156
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