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Boma Inn Nairobi

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Carlisle, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This hotel is perfect for an overnight stay. We checked in, room was clean and service good. Breakfast had plenty to choose from. Outside or inside bar and very friendly staff. Second stay. Would recommend.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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11 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed 14-19 Aug. "Sister hotel" of the Boma in Nairobi - but at a budget price. Liked the following: - Soap Dispensers : Small thing but nothing more frustrating for me than landing after a flight and taking a shower just to use the soaps meant for the next morning. Soap dispensers always full with enough shampoo etc. - Location... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I had an eight hour stopover between flights with my flight arriving in Nairobi at 1h30 am and the next departing at 12 noon. I took the chance and called Boma Inn after looking online on TripAdvisor. Hilda, who was the night duty Manager at the main hotel was really wonderful and arranged the reservation for me at the Inn... More 

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Teg
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7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016

The staff was friendly, the rooms were on the small side but clean though. The hotel looks like it has never had an upgrade since the day it was built, and the food was average. I found it rather pricey given the circumstances and the hotel conditions.

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Thank Cinthya A
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2016 via mobile

This is an hotel -medium level - cheaper than the near, luxury, "Boma hotel". Rooms are comfortable but not so new (80's style); restaurant and facilities at the same level of the rooms but bars and gym of the main "Boma" (much better) hotel building can be used for free. Internet connection poor. Good choice to avoid the traffic jam... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2016

20-30 minutes from airport. Clean, comfortable, lovely room. Great restaurant (limited menu; give 20 minutes for order to arrive). Stable and strong wifi connection. Express laundry service. Small, functional gym, sauna, steam room, and massage room. (Boma Inn is adjacent to pricier Boma; as they are sister hotels, you can walk over and use the Boma's state-of-the-art gym facilities and... More 

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Camberley England
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2016

We checked into the Boma Inn after vacating another Hotel in Nairobi South C where the LIFT was constantly out of order. You can imagine our reaction when told that the LIFT and the BOMA INN was also out of order. Having been allotted a room on the fourth floor! My wife and I walked up the four sets of... More 

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Kampala
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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2016 via mobile

Great reception by the staff the cab sent to pick me up was on time. The room is simple but sufficient, very homely and clean, the water runs great with plenty towels. Dinner is well airated and spacious though the food ordered takes 20min so prepare for the short wait. the menu is pretty limited in options.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2016

i was brought in by a taxi driver after i wasn't sure where to spend the night as my company had not organised a hotel.the staff are welcoming and hospitable,i requested for an extra towel and Fred the housekeeper assisted me.the gym is so big and has all the equipment you would need will definitely come back.

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Indore, India
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2016 via mobile

Separate bar at garden area, varieties of restaurants, business center and caring people. Nearer to airport area budget hotel to enjoy stay. Buffet lunch with varieties of preparations for people like me to enjoy veg food. Good ambiance around

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Airport Transportation
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge

Additional Information about Boma Inn Nairobi

Address: Red Cross Road | Bellevue, off Mombasa Road, Nairobi, Kenya (Formerly Red Court Hotel)
Location: Kenya > Nairobi
Price Range: $177 - $351 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Boma Inn Nairobi 3.5*
Number of rooms: 58
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