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Stawell, Australia
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25 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Very comfortable hotel. The staff were very friendly and helpful. Great old world feeling and character. Food was good. Lots of historical photos were interesting.a staff member accompanied us to ATM about 2 minutes away. Very good service.

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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57 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The hotel was good overall. We stayed there only for a night, because we were on holiday, and were keen to see the various tourist places and animals. So it was a stopover for us after our flight from India. But the food was very good. Especially the Breakfast had good variety.

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

A great hotel. I was late arriving due to some problems with my flight into Nairobi. I arrived at 4am and the staff were brilliant. Nice old world feel about the place. You feel as though you might walk into the bar and see Ernest Hemmingway having a drink. The rooms are very stylish, comfortable and inviting. The buffet breakfast... More 

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Thank Owen R
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The ambience of the hotel is amazing and you feel like you are in one of those early 1900 luxury hotels. Beautiful wood paneling and edged glass completed the antique look. The heated pool on the terrace was the best part of the hotel. The pool was so warm that swimming during the cold nights was also possible.

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East Sussex, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We topped and tailed here with a safari holiday. We weren't keen on exploring outside as we had seen a very seedy side of the city when arriving late at night. Our room was very big and comfortable. Bathroom was clean and modern with a selection of toiletries. Tea, coffee and biscuits provided. Sarah and Luise at reception were exceptionally... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a top class hotel with welcoming staff, a friendly relaxed atmosphere, a very comfortable room and a good breakfast. We had to cut short our stay at the last moment and a complication was a long wait at reception to sort this out when we needed to catch an airport flight and were very short of time. However,... More 

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Thank BRIDGET D
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a classic hotel with a well done makeover and of course a great location. Still has its colonial charm and look. Incredible and very friendly staff. We sometimes most of our cost at the bar which has excellent beer, wine and snack menu. If you are interested in more they have other charming spots for dining. You should... More 

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Duxbury, Massachusetts
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I expected much more from this supposedly world class hotel. The first night, I didn't have any towels, but didn't notice it until I got out of the shower. I had to request towels the next morning. The second night, I had to request a washcloth and drinking water. The AC was horrible and did not cool off the room... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at the Stanley for a night each time as a stopover between visiting other places. The hotel is more of a business hotel and is located in the Central Business District which means in the evenings it is not safe to just walk outside and you need a car/driver. Apart from that it is ok with nice big... More 

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Thank Dharmesh M
Singapore
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24 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed at the Sarova Stanley for 1 week on business. I liked this hotel. The rooms are extremely spacious and the decor is old world English. While some might call it a bit dated, the style really worked and suited the hotel. The room was very clean. I also liked the fact that the hotel respects the 'hang up... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Spa
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
Food & drink at the hotel
Exchange Bar
Exchange Bar
Cuisines: Bar, Pub
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Room Service
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Breakfast
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Kenya’s first luxury hotel, Sarova Stanley opened its elegant doors in 1902. Since then, it has been making history- hosting royal safaris and legendary personalities such as Edward Prince of Wales and Ernest Hemingway. Today, as the hotel enters its second century, it continues to maintain its unique heritage and provides state-of-the-art services and facilities for business and leisure travelers. All guestrooms are a blend of luxurious Victorian grandeur and modern comfort. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sarova Stanley

Address: Corner of Kenyatta Avenue and Kimathi Street | PO Box 30680, Nairobi 00100, Kenya
Location: Kenya > Nairobi
Price Range: $151 - $315 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Sarova Stanley 5*
Number of rooms: 217
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Also Known As:
Sarova Stanley Hotel Nairobi
Sarova Stanley Nairobi
Hotel Style:
#2 Family Hotel in Nairobi
#3 Business Hotel in Nairobi
#3 Romantic Hotel in Nairobi
#5 Spa Hotel in Nairobi
#6 Luxury Hotel in Nairobi
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