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    Sankara Nairobi

    Woodvale Grove, Westlands, Nairobi 00606, Kenya
    011 254 20 4208000
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    Overview
    • Excellent60%
    • Very good29%
    • Average6%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible2%
    Travelers talk about
    “rooftop bar” (81 reviews)
    “top floor” (27 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Room Service
    Suites
    Rooftop Bar
    Fitness center
    Concierge
    Spa
    Wheelchair access
    Business Center
    Dry Cleaning
    Rooftop Terrace
    Butler Service
    5.0 Star Hotel
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    Offers from Sankara Nairobi
    Special Offer: The Saturday Social
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    1 - 5 of 886 reviews

    Reviewed 3 days ago

    I happened to stay at the Sankara during a business trip. It's a brilliant hotel with amazing staff, the rooms were roomy and the bathroom was also great. The real highlight though, was the rooftop area where the young business crowd meet for after-work drinks...More

    Thank Cicero B
    Response from Sankara N, General Manager at Sankara NairobiResponded yesterday

    Dear Cicero B, Thank you for taking the time to review Sankara Nairobi on TraipAdvisor. Appreciate you highlighting our signature roof top bar Sarabi, our executive chef has recently revamped the menu and we are excited with the feedback we have received so far. We...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 3 days ago

    The hotel is located in a busy part of the city but you would not know that once you are at the hotel. Great roof top bar to relax with friends over a beer or a good range of cocktails. Great breakfast - excellent buffer...More

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    Thank Mutinta C
    Response from Sankara N, General Manager at Sankara NairobiResponded yesterday

    Dear Mutinta C, Thank you for taking the time to review Sankara Nairobi. It is wonderful to see that you enjoyed your experience with us, especially Sarabi our signature rooftop bar. We are pleased to see that you enjoyed our revamped buffet breakfast. The chef...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    On many occasions, I have had impromptu meetings and brunch engagements at Sankara Hotel. I have always had excellent service from the staff and especially Faith (Hostess). She often went out of her way to accommodate my needs in creating a great environment for my...More

    Thank Obuama
    Response from Sankara N, General Manager at Sankara NairobiResponded 6 days ago

    Dear Obuama, Thank you for taking the time to review Sankara Nairobi on TripAdvisor. It is a pleasure to read that you enjoyed your meetings with us and our Sunday brunch in Artisan. It is always wonderful to get positive feedback on our staff, thank...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    On a week long business trip we had the most fantastic stay in the Sankara. The decor is bang up to date and of the highest standard, as are the rooms which are well appointed, with some really nice touches to make it a little...More

    Thank scotsman984
    Response from Sankara N, General Manager at Sankara NairobiResponded 1 week ago

    Dear scotsman984, Thank you for taking the time to review Sankara Nairobi. It is wonderful to read that you enjoyed your recent stay with us, especially our signature roof top bar Sarabi and Graze our award winning steakhouse. We appreciate you rating our staff so...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Business Center with Internet Access
    • Room Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Heated pool
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • $204 - $275 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #4 Business Hotel in Nairobi
    • #7 Spa Hotel in Nairobi
    • #8 Luxury Hotel in Nairobi
    • #10 Family Hotel in Nairobi
    • #11 Romantic Hotel in Nairobi
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 156
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    • Location
    • Kenya >
    • Nairobi
    • Also Known As
    • Sankara Nairobi Hotel Nairobi
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    Traveler (231)
    Room & Suite (90)
    Dining (63)
    Pool & Beach (10)
    Hotel & Grounds (97)
    Bathroom (24)
    Business Center & Event Rooms (7)
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    Poonam003
    April 24, 2017|
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    Response from Sankara N | Property representative |
    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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    Temi A
    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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    Egyptphyle
    September 6, 2015|
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    Response from Sankara N | Property representative |
    Dear Egyptphyle, Thank you for your email. Moshi has left Sankara Nairobi. Warm Regards, Sankara Nairobi
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    Room Tips
    "I loved the rooms on the upper floors. Quiet and excellent view"
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    "Try to get a room on a higher floor"
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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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