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    The Heron Portico

    Milimani Road, Opp. Provincial Police Headquarters | P. O. Box 41848, Nairobi 00100, Kenya
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    • Excellent49%
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    • Average9%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
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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 December 19, 2016

    We enjoyed staying here for about a week. The staff are very friendly and accomadating. When it comes to Chef Festus, he really made our visit shine and sparkle. His engaging personality, ability to multi-task, offers of specialty orders, and more really made him stand...More

    Thank Rodney A R
    Response from sanjeev t, General Manager at The Heron PorticoResponded January 21, 2017

    Dear Guest, Your feedback is very encouraging and I have shared it with the entire team. They are delighted specially Festus that you had a wonderful stay in all aspects and are thrilled on being appreciated for their efforts. Thank you once again and I...More

    Reviewed December 19, 2016

    When our family discovered the cooking expertise of chef Festus in the hotel's Mdalasini restaurant, we ate there every day. The passion he has for his craft and the unbridled desire to delight the senses of his customers is the combination that elevates his food...More

    1  Thank rainerobin
    Response from sanjeev t, General Manager at The Heron PorticoResponded January 21, 2017

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking time to write down the review and sharing it with fellow travelers. Positive feedback from our guests is always a strong motivation to all of us to continuously provide a high level of services to our guests. Thank you...More

    Reviewed December 17, 2016 via mobile

    Great place. Old hotel,well mainted. With soul. Have a heated pool. Really enjoyed. Food is great and staff are really friendly and helpfull. The only problem is internet. Comes and goes. Will be backMore

    Thank bosko c
    Response from sanjeev t, General Manager at The Heron PorticoResponded January 21, 2017

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking time to write down the review and sharing it with fellow travellers. Your feedback is very encouraging and I have shared it with the entire team. They are delighted that you had a wonderful stay in all aspects and...More

    Reviewed December 17, 2016

    We stayed here for 2 nights before our trip to safari. Hotel has great location, walking distance to town. Staff is simply excelent. They have executive cheff and and food and beverage manager from europe that are simply amazing. They are always around ready to...More

    Thank dusan d
    Response from sanjeev t, General Manager at The Heron PorticoResponded January 21, 2017

    Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your kind words. It is good to know that we have lived up to your expectations, also heartening to learn that you enjoyed your stay, while you were with us. I will convey to the colleagues in F&B...More

    Reviewed December 13, 2016

    We stayed for a total of 11 nights while in Nairobi. We experienced such excellent service. Staff was so very friendly and accommodating. Room service was exceptional, always came home to a clean refreshed room. The room we had came with two very comfortable twin...More

    Thank Julisa V
    Response from sanjeev t, General Manager at The Heron PorticoResponded January 21, 2017

    Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your kind words. It is good to know that we have lived up to your expectations, also heartening to learn that you enjoyed your stay, while you were with us. I will convey to the colleagues about your...More

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    • Free Parking
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    • 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
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    • $79 - $156 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #4 Best Value Hotel in Nairobi
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