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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Was at Rolfs recently and I have to admit I loved every bit of my experience there. The ambiance was awesome, the views magnificent. The food was very good, and the service fantastic. We were served by a lady called Mercy who was very helpful and polite. I would not hesitate to recommend Rolfs to a friend.

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Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Rolf´s place is a very beautiful place. My friends and I loved the scenery especially. Hard to resist taking great photos of this place :-) The food was not the best though, I hope they invest in better service and food.

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Reviewed November 2, 2016

This place has so much potential. The scenery is beautiful and the actual building looks stunning. But the service and the food was honestly really bad. The food was nahhh, and pricey. Also pretty sure that the waiter was drunk, as he stank of alcohol.

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Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed August 31, 2016 via mobile

We took some friends to Kitengela and decided, against my husband's better judgement (full disclosure: he is a Chef de Cuisine) to have lunch at Rolf's...I really wanted to show them the hanging bridge...which is stunning! It was a Monday: so there weren't many choices, for example: we all wanted meat, but we had to settle for chicken as only...

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Reviewed August 28, 2016

It has been a while since we last visited, five years actually. The food and service from the team is still great. Still the memorable steak and chicken on service all these years. Had a sleep and accommodation standards might have gone down, these were minor and it was evident that efforts are being made at renovating the place and...

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Reviewed August 1, 2016 via mobile

Visited Rolfs last weekend and the whole experience was amazing. The ambience and scenery is fantastic, the food enjoyable and the service is excellent. I wouldn't hesitate referring a friend. A really good experience.

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2Thank Mark O
Nairobi
Reviewed July 23, 2016 via mobile

My friend and i came here for lunch. To begin with the bridge, that distance was quite sad in the beginning but got used to it halfway. The view was amazing. When we got to the restaurant we had chicken wings for starter and it was delicious, couldn't wait for the main course. We had pepper steak with fries, the...

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2Thank Judy K
Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed July 12, 2016

I had gone to Rolf's in the past and was worried that the service was declining, only to find out that both service as well as food was in tip top condition! Three of us ordered the Pepper Steak, all three were very delighted at the outcome. Succulent steak with just the right ingredients and fries on the side that...

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2Thank Stavros C
Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed June 29, 2016

Rolf's has quickly become one of my favorite places in Nairobi, and I always make sure to spend a couple days there whenever I'm passing through. The deluxe room is beautiful, overlooking the gorgeous valley below and with a big jacuzzi tub. The staff is also extremely friendly and go way above and beyond to make me comfortable during my...

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Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed April 25, 2016

I came with our company for a team building and we had an amazing time! From the expansive grounds to stretch our feet, to the Paintball session, to the scrumptious food that we had, with ice cream for dessert (which I looooved!!) it was everything the team needed to relax and let out pent up steam for the whole year!!...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Rolf's Place

Address: Maasai Lodge Road, Nairobi 24380, Kenya
Location: Kenya > Nairobi
Number of rooms: 7
Also Known As:
Rolf`s Place Hotel Nairobi
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Deluxe rooms over the gorge”
  • The rope bridge over the gorge.
  • A family of hyrax warming in the sun.
 of 5 bubbles 91georgek, Aug 28, 2016 | Read review
“Did not stay overnight so can not recommend...”
 of 5 bubbles stavrosc846, Jul 12, 2016 | Read review
“Ask for the deluxe room”
 of 5 bubbles felixblack1439, Jun 29, 2016 | Read review
“Don't go for the food, only for the view!”
 of 5 bubbles shueshue, Apr 24, 2016 | Read review
“ASk for one overlooking the gorge”
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 of 5 bubbles KarenS316, Apr 7, 2015 | Read review
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