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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%
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    “business trip” (17 reviews)
    “quiet area” (5 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed March 21, 2017

    I spent a few days at this property. It would appear this property has been giving good service to the masses for a long time. However the service to this day is pleasant. The hotel was clean, the staff very friendly and helpful. The hotel...More

    Thank Kafula M
    Response from sanjeev t, General Manager at The Heron PorticoResponded April 5, 2017

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to give us your feedback, your comments will be shared with our entire staff. We are glad to know you were pleased with the hotel services. We look forward to hosting your stay once again and continuing...More

    Reviewed March 18, 2017

    Good location and amenities. Nice restaurant. A shame space does not allow for a garden area to sit in, but there's a good gym, spa facilities and a hairdresser. Would definitely recommend as value for moneyMore

    Thank marionmunge
    Response from sanjeev t, General Manager at The Heron PorticoResponded April 5, 2017

    Dear TripAdvisor Member, Thank you for sharing your feedback on TripAdvisor. At The Heron Portico we genuinely believe that providing magical memories to our guests is our prime purpose and endeavour to deliver this message through our actions and services. Your acknowledgment shows that we...More

    Reviewed March 14, 2017

    Good position to town center very comfortable room with kitchenette,lovely bathroom with plenty of hot water nice and clean.Staff very helpful and efficient Business center with help if needed.Lovely breakfast and view if outside..More

    Thank PerthJill
    Response from sanjeev t, General Manager at The Heron PorticoResponded April 5, 2017

    Dear TripAdvisor Member, Thank you for taking time to share your review on The Heron Portico on TripAdvisor. It is a pleasure to note your compliments for our gardens, business center, rooms with kitchenette and restaurants. The team and I value your support and will...More

    Reviewed March 13, 2017 via mobile

    Really clean, comfortable room and welcoming helpful staff. Definitely eat at the hotel restaurant which had fantastic food (the best I ate in Nairobi). I also had a sandwich in the cafe outside to hotel next to the car park which was overpriced and not...More

    Thank RedOxford
    Response from sanjeev t, General Manager at The Heron PorticoResponded April 5, 2017

    Dear TripAdvisor Member, We appreciate receiving your comments on your recent stay at The Heron Portico through TripAdvisor. While you have been generous with your overall rating, your feedback provides ample and specific inputs for us to work upon and improve. You may rest assured...More

    Reviewed March 10, 2017 via mobile

    Neat and homely hotel with junior suites with kitchenette and lounge area. Very friendly and attentive staff, especially Festus in the restaurant :) Located in a safe and calm area near the city center. Good gym with steam sauna and pool.

    Thank Maja T
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    • Pool
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    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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    • 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
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    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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    • $78 - $159 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #3 Best Value Hotel in Nairobi
    • #5 Luxury Hotel in Nairobi
    • #12 Business Hotel in Nairobi
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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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