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    Sankara Nairobi

    Woodvale Grove, Westlands, Nairobi 00606, Kenya
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    Overview
    • Excellent59%
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast Buffet
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    1 - 5 of 861 reviews

    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    Stylish upscale hotel, nice restaurants and good weekend entertainment by the rooftop swimming pool. The live band is wonderful. Rooms are very clean and modern and the service is exceptional in Nairobi.More

    Thank REA-Eastafrica
    Response from Sankara N, General Manager at Sankara NairobiResponded yesterday

    Dear REA-Eastafrica, Thank you for taking the time to review Sankara Nairobi. It is a pleasure to read that you enjoyed your experience with us, thanks again and we look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Warm regards, Krishna Unni Group General...More

    Hotel's Favorite
    Reviewed April 25, 2017

    The Sankara will always have my business when I'm in Nairobi for work. The staff have become friends and I truly look forward to seeing them when I come "home" from work each day. Sharon and Joanna at the front desk and are simply wonderful....More

    Thank Stephanie M
    Response from Sankara N, General Manager at Sankara NairobiResponded April 25, 2017

    Dear Stephanie M, Thank you for taking the time to write a review of Sankara Nairobi on TripAdvisor. It is a pleasure to read that Sankara has become the home for you in Nairobi and you consider our stars as friends. We always encourage our...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Went to sankara for brunch with friends. The setting and welcome was good. The service was ok. The food was ok could have done with more variety and the dessert too could have better. The discount given to us was negligible. All in all we...More

    Thank Vidiri
    Response from Sankara N, General Manager at Sankara NairobiResponded 4 days ago

    Dear Vidiri, Thank you for taking the time to review Sankara Nairobi. We are pleased that you enjoyed our brunch experience and your comments will be shared with the relevant departments. Thanks again and we all look forward to welcoming you back in the near...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    The hotel is very good and the service is very lovely and proactive. I thought the price is too high but then I understood it was Nairobi high season. The staff are willing to help with outside arrangements for site seeing, external bookings and safaris....More

    1  Thank Yahia M
    Response from Sankara N, General Manager at Sankara NairobiResponded 4 days ago

    Dear Yahia M, Thank you for taking the time to review Sankara Nairobi. It is a pleasure to read that you enjoyed your experience with us. I am most pleased about the service offered by our staff and how they were willing to assist for...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    I felt like going out for brunch and, since I saw the great reviews of Sankara's Sunday brunch on tripadvisor, I decided to try it. The food was rather disappointing, as there were barely any real "breakfast" items such as eggs -e.g., poached eggs, florentine...More

    Thank PaulaNairobi2014
    Response from Sankara N, General Manager at Sankara NairobiResponded 1 week ago

    Dear PaulaNairobi2014, Thank you for taking the time to review us on TripAdvisor. All you feedback will be shared with the relevant departments and we aim to improve further our brunch. We at Sankara appreciate all feedback from our guests. I am glad to see...More

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    About
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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Spa
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Center with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Spa
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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    • $180 - $271 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #4 Business Hotel in Nairobi
    • #7 Spa Hotel in Nairobi
    • #9 Luxury Hotel in Nairobi
    • #10 Family Hotel in Nairobi
    • #11 Romantic Hotel in Nairobi
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    • Number of rooms
    • 156
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    Poonam003
    April 24, 2017|
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    Dear Poonam003, Yes we do have disabled rooms. If you would like to make a reservation or need any further information please contact us via our website. We look forward to welcoming you soon. Have a great day! Warm... More
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    December 31, 2016|
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    Response from 790redricka | Reviewed this property |
    Request for their hotel van that is big enough for you as a family. Enjoy your stay!
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    September 6, 2015|
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    Dear Egyptphyle, Thank you for your email. Moshi has left Sankara Nairobi. Warm Regards, Sankara Nairobi
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    "Enjoy your coffee at the morning by the pool at the 7th floor. Never forget to get your complimentary..."
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    "Would go for the brunch"
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    "The quality of the food and the overall service is outstanding. Strongly recommend this hotel for a..."
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    "Ask for a room facing the courtyard and toward the end of the hallway."
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