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Metro Manila, Philippines
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We checked in after our trips to Masai Mara, Lake Nakuru and Amboseli Park. Over all the hotel was full of character architecturally, but we are still in the year 2016. I asked the porters to wipe our luggage full of dust wc all the lodges gladly obliged, they didn't do it well. Luggage were delivered EXTREMELY dirty hence I... More 

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I returned to the Stanley recently, almost 18 months since my previous visit, and I found that standards had slipped a little in some areas. My room was on the 3rd floor overlooking Kenyatta Avenue. While a good size (some rooms are tiny) it suffered unacceptable levels of noise from the outside traffic. Higher spec glazing should be provided on... More 

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Geneva, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

It was strange being a Kenyan staying at a hotel in downtown Nairobi for the first time as we were servicing the UNCTAD XIV conference at KICC. We enjoyed every minute of it and learned something new of the history of the hotel and the city too. Lots of old photos all over. The staff are truly exemplary, they made... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This hotel was selected for me by work. I enjoyed my stay and the breakfast was a good. The staff were all very helpful and after a very late evening, room service was very good! I would recommend staying here if you have business at the KICC as it is very close. That said, the rooms are a bit dated... More 

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Karachi, Pakistan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It was a wonderful experience to stay in Sarova Stanley Hotel we traveled in a group of 55 guests arranged by AFRICAN PARADISE SAFARI from 11 Jul till 15 Jul 2016. The group was so professionally handle by the hotel Staff during our stay and efficiently provided services required and assisted in the best possible ways, the whole group had... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed here for one night before we went on safari. The hotel has a very colonial feel about it and is beautifully furnished. The staff our all very friendly and at at tentative. We ate in the Asian restaurant in the evening which was very good and the food was delicious. We had breakfast included in our stay and... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I did not stay at this hotel on this visit, but I did have a few meetings here and lunch. Very centrally located in town. Buffet lunch was really lovely with lots of choice. Good area for meetings. A very traditional hotel.

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Paolo M, General Manager at Sarova Stanley, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your support loyalty through your patronage of our outlets and conference facilities. We are glad that you found our location as a key point for your meetings. We look forward to host you again in the not distant future, and invite you to join us for our guided heritage tour when you are with us... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolutely great hotel in every matter. The rooms are clean and comfortable and has an authentic, old and colonial style that really sets the mood for a safari trip. Gym and pool area are very good as well and the restaurants are nice. Breakfast great as well. Could recommend this hotel to anyone!

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Paolo M, General Manager at Sarova Stanley, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for the your support and patronage of Sarova Stanley, your time spared to share your experience with us and for your vote of confidence and endorsement in our services. We are delighted to note that you connected with our heritage character and that your stay with us set the right mood for your safari. We look... More 

Mombasa, Kenya
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed at sarova Stanley for a few days and the place was fantastic, they have very good staffs, the level of security was exemplary they made me feel very safe, the hotel is located at the heart of Nairobi making it easy for you to get to shopping malls and other recreation places, the rooms are specious, clean and... More 

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Paolo M, General Manager at Sarova Stanley, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your support and patronage of Sarova Stanley and for making us your prefered hospitality partner in Nairobi combined with your time spared to share your experience with us. We are grateful to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us noting that we lived to your every expectation and look forward to your return in... More 

Half Moon Bay, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Sarova Stanley is a secure oasis in the heart of Nairobi. The staff was wonderful.... friendly, professional and very helpful. They went out of their way to insure you had a good stay. The hotel restaurants we excellent and the Exchange Bar in the hotel was wonderful. The rooms were very clean, and comfortable.

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Paolo M, General Manager at Sarova Stanley, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your support and patronage of Sarova brand and more so Sarova Stanley. We agree with you that our associates are one of our greatest assets if not the very biggest one. We are delighted to note that you enjoyed your stay with us. We look forward to hosting you again in the not distant future. More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
Food & drink at the hotel
Exchange Bar
Exchange Bar
Cuisines: Bar, Pub
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • 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: $156 - $475 (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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