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    The Heron Portico

    Milimani Road, Opp. Provincial Police Headquarters | P. O. Box 41848, Nairobi 00100, Kenya
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    Overview
    • Excellent49%
    • Very good39%
    • Average9%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
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    “business trip” (17 reviews)
    “quiet area” (5 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
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    Reviewed 4 days ago

    We stayed here for 2 nights. Room was fine, the bathroom had the little shampoos and stuff like that. Electricity worked. Only negative, if you take out your room card the airco stopped as well, so you will not return to a cool room. Breakfast...More

    Thank swhnld
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    My friend and I (we are from the US) stayed at the Heron Portico for the last few nights of a month long service trip throughout East Africa. The Heron Portico staff were incredibly friendly and accomodating. They care about their guests' experience, and although...More

    Thank Kristina C
    Response from sanjeev t, General Manager at The Heron PorticoResponded 5 days ago

    Dear Guest, It was a pleasure to have you stay at The Heron Portico and we appreciate your time to post feedback of your stay on TripAdvisor. We are pleased that you had a comfortable stay and that you were happy with the service. We...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Kicked off our safari /beach holiday with saturday/Sunday stay. Booked 2 rooms to accommodate my family of 4 adults and 2 children. Rooms were large and fully working, - no issues at all. Breakfasts were excellent. Pool clean. Hotel well located and very secure. Staff...More

    Thank GHoBelfast
    Response from sanjeev t, General Manager at The Heron PorticoResponded 5 days ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you for staying at The Heron Portico. We are very very happy to read that your stay experience exceeded your expectations. I am also delighted at reading your comments about our staff and their helping nature. This has been a result of...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    If you are are looking for a decent hotel near city centre, then Heron is it. You can't ask for more. It is clean quiet and small enough to meet the agility you most of us expect from hotel staff. I give them not just...More

    Thank Malingha
    Response from sanjeev t, General Manager at The Heron PorticoResponded 5 days ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you for staying at The Heron Portico. The team is delighted to read about your experience at our hotel and that you have consistently had very good experiences over the years. Your recognition of the staff, their attentiveness and attention to detail,...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    I liked the way the hotel is designed. Found it beautiful! However, I think for a 4-star-hotel the internet should be working properly in your room. I had to sit in a specific corner in order for it to work and even then it didn't...More

    Thank Cili K
    Response from sanjeev t, General Manager at The Heron PorticoResponded 5 days ago

    Dear Guest, It was a pleasure to have you stay at The Heron Portico and we appreciate your time to post feedback of your stay on TripAdvisor. At the outset, please do accept my most sincere apologies for the manner in which your stay was...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Business Center with Internet Access
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Banquet Room
    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • Air Conditioning
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    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    Details
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    • $80 - $159 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Hotel Style
    • #3 Best Value Hotel in Nairobi
    • #5 Luxury Hotel in Nairobi
    • #12 Business Hotel in Nairobi
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 108
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    • Nairobi
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    Traveler (168)
    Room & Suite (49)
    Dining (21)
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    Bathroom (9)
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    June 30, 2017|
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    Response from Matthew Q | Reviewed this property |
    Taxi. If rush hour allow 2 hours just to get to the airport! Traffic late afternoon / early evening is horrendous! Assume the same for morning rush hour. But took only 20 mins from airport to hotel late evening when traffic... More
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    "Rooms at higher floors are a bit quieter"
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    "Weak wifi. Quiet neighbourhood"
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    "No elevators to the room I stayed in on the 3rd floor, so if that is a problem for you, ask for something on..."
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    "Rooms facing the pool"
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