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Sarova Panafric

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Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed May 13, 2013

Panafric is a great option for the traveller who wish to stay close to the Central Business District while still enjoying an amount of tranquility away from the buzz of Nairobi. Although its respectable age, Panafric has successfully adapted to increasing demands of business and private travellers alike. The rooms are modern and comfortable. The Flame Tree restaurant is excellent....

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Anthony N, General Manager at Sarova Panafric, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Many thanks for taking the time to share your feedback with us. We’re ecstatic to know that you enjoyed every element of your stay with us but above all, we’re elated that you enjoyed exceptional customer service. Our staff strives to provide warm, welcoming service always, and making your stay with us great. Thank you for your feedback...

London, Canada
Reviewed May 11, 2013

All staff were professional and well-mannered. Room service food was amazing, laundry service is above par (well folded and cleaned). Rooms are slightly old and have a 10+ year old tube TV. Ambiance is still really enjoyable.

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Anthony N, General Manager at Sarova Panafric, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Many thanks for taking the time to share your feedback with us. We’re ecstatic to know that you enjoyed the ambiance of your room. Its great to hear that our room service food was amazing as we thrive to offer our guests with unmatched dining experiences. We hope that next time you will get time to enjoy our...

Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed May 7, 2013

The Panafric has an excellent and well managed restaurant. The food is well done and the steaks are to die for. Try the T-Bone steak. There is no greater T bone steak than this in Nairobi. The restaurant also has a good ambiance and an excellent veranda seating

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Anthony N, General Manager at Sarova Panafric, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Many thanks for taking the time to share your feedback with us. We’re ecstatic to know that you enjoyed your meal at the Flame Tree Restaurant but above all, we’re elated that you enjoyed the Steak Friday promotion. Its great to hear that our steaks are the best steaks in town as we thrive to offer our guests...

Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed May 5, 2013

I stayed in Sarova Panafric with my fiancé for 4 days.As soon as we alighted from the airport cab that brought us,we were welcomed at the door by a concierge in a colorful presumably national costume and once we got to the check-in desk we were offered napkins to clean our hands and a refreshing glass of apple and ginger...

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Anthony N, General Manager at Sarova Panafric, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Many thanks for taking the time to share your feedback with us. We’re ecstatic to know that you enjoyed every element of your stay with us but above all, we’re elated that you enjoyed exceptional customer service. Our staff strives to provide warm, welcoming service always, and making your stay with us great. Its also great to note...

Nairobi
Reviewed May 4, 2013

We are a training & consultancy firm and as such, we conduct trainings on a regular basis. We have no training facilities of our own and as such, we always outsource. We conducted a training involving 20 people at the sarova panafric on the dates indicated. We were assigned a room on the 2nd floor. The service provided was excellent....

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Anthony N, General Manager at Sarova Panafric, responded to this review

Dear Mburu, Many thanks for taking the time to share your feedback with us. We’re ecstatic to know that you enjoyed your conferencing with us but above all, we’re elated that you enjoyed excellent customer service and found our food to absolutely great! Our staff strives to provide warm, welcoming service always, and making your stay with us great. Thank...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed May 2, 2013

Stayed here in a standard twin room for one night before going on safari, upon return from safari spent a few hours by the pool. - If your booking the cheapest rooms ensure you ask for a renovated one - Standard rooms only have a shower but the water pressure and temperature were good, but rooms are quite small -...

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Anthony N, General Manager at Sarova Panafric, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for sharing your great experience at Sarova Panafric on Trip Advisor. We do appreciate your positive feedback. Its great that you selected Sarova Panafric and that we didn't let you down. I am glad to read that you found our team members so welcoming. Sarova Panafric is wholly committed to serve our guests exceptionally...

Brussels, Belgium
Reviewed April 16, 2013

we stayed here during our first night in Kenya. It is an excellent place for an overnight stay. The food is good, rooms are nice. There is also a swimming pool and security on every floor. We would stay here again.

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Anthony N, General Manager at Sarova Panafric, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Many thanks for taking the time to share your feedback with us. We’re ecstatic to know that you enjoyed your stay with us but above all, we’re elated that you enjoyed exceptional customer service. Our staff strives to provide warm, welcoming service always, and making your stay with us great. Please feel free to contact us, in case...

Monrovia, Liberia
Reviewed April 13, 2013

Would highly recommend and would stay again. Another great Sarova facility. Awesome reception, very clean, modern rooms, good food and service. Got a free upgraded room. Good location but Nairobi can be very congested with traffic. Plan travel time accordingly. WiFi was weak.

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Anthony N, General Manager at Sarova Panafric, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Many thanks for taking the time to share your feedback with us. We’re ecstatic to know that you enjoyed your stay with us but above all, we’re elated that you enjoyed exceptional customer service. Our staff strives to provide warm, welcoming service always, and making your stay with us great. Please feel free to contact us, in case...

Tananarive, Antananarivo, Madagascar
Reviewed April 11, 2013

sarova panafric hotel is at the heart of nairobi city, so the hotel is great for in town routes (shoppings, meetings, workshops, e.t.c). The hotel operates at international level (five stars). and all services are being provided at professional level. I would recommend this hotel for highly packed, tight schedule business issues.

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Dear Charles, Many thanks for taking the time to share your feedback with us. We’re ecstatic to know that you enjoyed your stay with us but above all, we’re elated that you enjoyed exceptional customer service. Our staff strives to provide warm, welcoming service always, and making your stay with us great. Please feel free to contact us, in case...

Nairobi
Reviewed April 8, 2013

I booked a friend in who was visiting me fro New South Wales. Though we arrived at the hotel well before his check in time, the staff went out of their way to ensure that his room was ready within a short time. The front office staff were very friendly and during my friends stay there, he could not stop...

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Dear Irene, Many thanks for taking the time to share your feedback with us. We’re ecstatic to know that you enjoyed your stay with us but above all, we’re elated that you enjoyed exceptional customer service. Our staff strives to provide warm, welcoming service always, and making your stay with us great. Please feel free to contact us, in case...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Room Service
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Idyllically located 5 minutes' drive from the CBD and 18 km from Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, amidst beautifully landscaped gardens in a quiet suburb of Nairobi, Sarova Panafric offers 162 rooms in a range of Superior, Executive, Club, Studio and Themed Suites - all recently refurbished and decorated in a contemporary vibrant African style. Once the watering hole for freedom fighters, spies and foreign correspondents, Flame Tree restaurant is named after the Flame Tree that holds pride of place in the gardens and offers leisurely meals. Sarova Panafric offers state-of-the-art banqueting and conferencing facilities with a range of meeting and function rooms equipped with the latest audio visual and WIFI equipment. To wind up the day, take a dip in the pool or go for a leisurely massage - or simply enjoy a cool drink to the soothing sounds of Africa's rhythm. And this hotel is centrally located, only a short 0.5 Km from Kenya's landmark 'Kenyatta International Conference Centre (KICC)', one of the most prominent events venues in Africa. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sarova Panafric

Address: Along Valley Road, Nairobi 00100, Kenya
Location: Kenya > Nairobi > Upper Hill Estate
Price Range: $130 - $219 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Sarova Panafric 4*
Number of rooms: 162
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Also Known As:
Sarova Panafric Hotel Nairobi
Sarova Panafric Nairobi
Panafric Hotel Nairobi
Hotel Style:
#10 Business Hotel in Nairobi
#10 Spa Hotel in Nairobi
#15 Romantic Hotel in Nairobi
#17 Luxury Hotel in Nairobi
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