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The Panari Hotel

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Reviewed February 27, 2017

For purposes of having the bragging rights for the biggest and only skating ring in East and Central Africa, Panari is the place to be. Fun Place for kids and laugh out so hard when the sliding and falling starts while thinking how it's easy...More

1  Thank 548mayn
Management response:Responded March 21, 2017

Thank you for taking time to review our hotel. The Panari hotel is home to the only solar ice Rink in East and central Africa that both adults and children enjoy in skating and hockey skating. Other notable facilities available in Panari include a heated...More

Reviewed February 20, 2017

Very convenient for the airport, the rooms were clean and freshly decorated with views over Nairobi game park. It is situated on the main road but being a Sunday morning, we didn't have to worry about traffic noise. The staff were friendly and welcoming despite...More

1  Thank BristolButterflyRed
Response from Panari_Hotel, Manager at The Panari HotelResponded February 23, 2017

Dear Bristol, Thank you for taking time to review our hotel on Trip advisor. We are glad you had a wonderful experience at our hotel and that you totally loved our rooms and the friendly staff. Our hotel faces the Nairobi national park and is...More

Reviewed February 13, 2017

I stayed at the Panari a few years ago and my basic assessment still remains intact. The Panari is in need of a fundamental overhaul, especially now that several branded hotels are coming up along the main highway from the city to the airport. While...More

Thank Safariafficionado
Response from Panari_Hotel, Manager at The Panari HotelResponded February 23, 2017

Dear Safariafficionado, Thank you for taking time to review our hotel on TripAdvisor. Our hotel is conveniently located close to the airport and directly faces the Nairobi National Park. We sincerely convey our deep apologies for not being able to match your expectation. We have...More

Reviewed February 13, 2017 via mobile

The hotel is convenient to the airport and the breakfast is a nice spread. However, the frustrations with staying here - just in the last 24 hours - has been enough to ruin my stay. My after midnight airport pickup was almost an hour late....More

Thank Barb C
Response from Panari_Hotel, Manager at The Panari HotelResponded February 23, 2017

Dear Barb C, Thank you for taking time to review our hotel on trip advisor. We are glad that you chose to stay with us while in Nairobi. We have taken note of your valuable feedback and concerns, and assure you that no effort will...More

Reviewed February 11, 2017 via mobile

Spent a night here transiting with Kenya Airways. Reception staff were most friendly, room was clean and bed was comfortable. The hotel has a shuttle bus l, but I choose to go to airport by taxi and the hotel booked this for me giving name...More

Thank Paul Harr I
Response from Panari_Hotel, Manager at The Panari HotelResponded February 23, 2017

Dear Paul, Thanks for taking time to positively review our hotel on trip advisor. We appreciate that you had a wonderful time and enjoyed your stay at the Panari hotel. We look forward to your next visit at our hotel. Kind regards, Operations Manager

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Amenities
Top amenities
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
Room Service
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Business Center with Internet Access
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Shuttle Bus Service
Breakfast included
Self-Serve Laundry
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
Things to do
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
Pool
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Details
Price range
$132 - $170 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#26 Spa Hotel in Nairobi
#38 Luxury Hotel in Nairobi
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette, Smoking rooms available
Details
Price range
$132 - $170 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#26 Spa Hotel in Nairobi
#38 Luxury Hotel in Nairobi
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette, Smoking rooms available
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April 18, 2017|
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Response from Safariafficionado | Reviewed this property |
You will not find piki piki's at the airport as those are not allowed to enter. With 6 hours to go and given the distance to the Panari, you should be able to make it. Decide for yourself if you wish to have your baggage... More
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October 4, 2016|
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Response from sunseeker2008_7 | Reviewed this property |
I have not been back. If internet is very important to you then you may need to consider alternative hotels.
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