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    The Heron Portico

    Milimani Road, Nairobi, Kenya
    011 254 20 2720740
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    Overview
    • Excellent51%
    • Very good37%
    • Average9%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
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    “excellent hotel” (16 reviews)
    “business trip” (19 reviews)
    “nice pool” (8 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
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    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
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    4.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    We stayed at Heron Portico en route to Mambasa and Tsavo. We had breakfast and lunch at their restaurant both days. I highly recommend Chef Sitati's omlette; tasted so nice. What was more important was his manner. He and Moses were just wonderful and friendly...More

    Thank Tristan091997
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    Reviewed October 23, 2017 via mobile

    Every now and again you come across a property and it blows you away in all aspects. Nearly 25 days on they road and this place has done it On average we have paid about $16 AUD For a main meal group of 6 in...More

    Thank Steven P
    Response from sanjeev t, General Manager at The Heron PorticoResponded October 31, 2017

    Dear TripAdvisor Member, Thank you for choosing to stay at The Heron Portico and for taking the time to share your review on TripAdvisor. Our constant effort all across Sarovar Hotels is to create a relaxing environment and offer efficient, friendly and unobtrusive service with...More

    Reviewed 6 days ago

    I had a two night stay at Heron Portico Hotel. Enjoyed the ambience of the hotel and the hospitality of the staff of the hotel. Right from the gate to the room the staff were all smiles. Particularly the Front Office Manager David Mwaniki, who...More

    Thank Victor N
    Response from NEERAJ K, General Manager at The Heron PorticoResponded 5 days ago

    Dear Mr.Victor, Thank you so much for sparing your valuable time to post and share your experience. We are truly delighted to see that our team members David and Ceaser made a positive impression about the hotel and its services. Your words of encouragement and...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    I stayed for two nights it was Big room with kitchen , dinning and living room with it and bathroom was clean. it was quite and the morning light was amazing. Clean swimming pool and The bar was full.

    Thank beza a
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    We stayed there 2 nights beds better than usual kenyan beds. Shower warm yes! And with water pressure. Equal to a 3 stars in north europe. Minus point we had communicated flight and airline and had to wait over 1/2 hour and 2 calls before...More

    Thank Pascale R
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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Business Center with Internet Access
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
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    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Outdoor pool
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    • Price range
    • $89 - $143 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #5 Luxury Hotel in Nairobi
    • #9 Best Value Hotel in Nairobi
    • #12 Business Hotel in Nairobi
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 108
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    • Kenya >
    • Nairobi
    • Also Known As
    • Heron Hotel Nairobi
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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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    "upper floors facining the street (which is not too noisy) for a nice view"
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    "choose a room away from the street for a quieter nights sleep and check air con is working"
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    "Take a yard side rooms or apartments."
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    "I've stayed in various rooms and have enjoyed my stay in any of the rooms."
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