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Ndekwa Avenue, Nairobi 00509 Kenya
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#75 of 367 hotels in Nairobi
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4.1
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4.8
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4.5
Value
4.4
The Saab Royale Hotel is a 42 room Business Hotel on Ndekwa Road, South C, off Mombasa Road. The hotel is 9 km from Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, 1.9 km from Wilson airport, 20 mins drive to CBD, 15 mins drive to Nairobi National Park and is 10 mins' drive to Industrial Area. The quiet and strategic location ensures a guest gets the best of both work and leisure as it's close to the CBD and yet detached in a peaceful area to offer maximum relaxation. The hotel has a 24 hr front desk, free Wifi, free parking, al a carte restaurant that offers room service, a business centre and laundry facilities. The hotel boasts spacious and fully equipped conference facilities with the latest technology. The rooms at Saab Royale are extremely relaxing with premium beddings that set the stage for comfortable sleep after a long tiring day. Spacious rooms equipped with flat screen satellite TVs, a self-service fridge, hairdryer, bathroom toiletries, a safe to store valuables and room service.
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Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free breakfast
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Airport transportation
Business Center with Internet Access
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Wifi
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Breakfast available
Breakfast buffet
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Car hire
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Smoking rooms available
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Arnold wrote a review Aug 2021
Nairobi, Kenya4 contributions
The place is really good in terms of amenities, it is in a serene environment and a good place for a getaway. It is about 15km from the main road, the road is a little bit rough. The staff are friendly. My only issue is their food, we ordered only from their a la carte menu only for us to receive incomplete orders because they do not have some items but they still charged us full price. In addition to that, the food is not all that, they need to work on their food.
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Date of stay: August 2021
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travelling55 wrote a review Aug 2019
Coombs, Canada2508 contributions146 helpful votes
Price is good, breakfast included. Room is very clean and comfortable. A bit hot but they will give you a fan if needed. Not too far from either airport really. We had a twin room. Staff was excellent.
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Date of stay: July 2019
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870sally wrote a review Jun 2019
Newcastle, Australia106 contributions46 helpful votes
After a long flight the Saab Royale Hotel was a welcome start to our trip. The receptionist was very friendly and eager to please and Said, the doorman, made time to take us to an ATM. The room we had was spacious clean and well presented. The restaurant had a large choice of meals and as a vegetarian I had no problem. All of the staff were friendly and helpful, I just wish I could remember all of their names. We stayed here twice once at the beginning and again at the end of our time in Kenya. Would recommend this hotel and would definitely stay here again if we have the opportunity.
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Date of stay: May 2019
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Trip type: Traveled as a couple
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SunnyNottingham wrote a review May 2019
Nottingham3 contributions
Both I and my husband throughly enjoyed our visit here. The food was absolutely amazing, freshly cooked and really well presented. The service was absolutely wonderful. Very friendly and catered to our every need. Made us feel very comfortable and intend on coming again!!! Would highly recommend the signature dishes:-)
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Date of stay: May 2019Trip type: Traveled as a couple
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Ginger Face wrote a review Mar 2019
33 contributions14 helpful votes
We appreciated the very friendly & helpful staff, who made us feel extra welcome when we arrived. They also helped to provide a mobile fan to combat the hotel's greatest weak point: no air conditioning. This omission is the only thing preventing me giving it five stars. Location is quite convenient if you are travelling regionally but not ideal if you intend to do a lot in Nairobi CBD since traffic into the heart of town and to the northern attractions can be brutal.
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Date of stay: March 2019
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Trip type: Traveled as a couple
Room Tip: Ask for a mobile fan (no air con available)
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Bea S wrote a review Sep 2018
4 contributions1 helpful vote
Luxury?? hotel where there is no hot water in the shower. The only solution is: what usually happens. Quite discontented and more attending to its price. The only good thing it's near to the airport, but... We didn't like anything
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Date of stay: September 2018Trip type: Traveled as a couple
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Mario B wrote a review Aug 2018
Lugano, Switzerland214 contributions117 helpful votes
Comfortable hotel close to the airport, good location for short stay in case of late arrival and early departure. Also food is acceptable. Very comfortable the beds. Cannot comment all the services because of the short stay.
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Date of stay: September 2017
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HopeDB wrote a review Jul 2018
Virginia Beach, Virginia18 contributions2 helpful votes
This is one of the best keep secrets in Nairobi for the price. Excellent and polite staff, clean rooms and common areas, nice restaurant with good pricing and good food. The lift was not working at check-in, but staff assisted with bags being taken up to the 3rd floor. I would definitely stay again.
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Date of stay: August 2017
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Trip type: Traveled on business
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GK Singh wrote a review Jun 2018
Dubai, United Arab Emirates70 contributions51 helpful votes
I am travelling for Business to Nairobi from Dubai. Expected this hotel not to be great but not this bad rooms were not clean properly washroom was a mess food don't ask. Location is very Good for people who travelling for Work but rooms need to be improved & renovated........
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Date of stay: June 2018Trip type: Traveled on business
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Dmitry B wrote a review May 2018
Canada2 contributions12 helpful votes
Grest location for those who wants to stay in Nairobi not so far from the airport. We booked deluxe room. It was spacious clean. Friendly staff and a decent restaurant. There are a lot of taxi drivers on the parking
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Date of stay: May 2018
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PRICE RANGE
$63 - $88 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
KenyaNairobi
NUMBER OF ROOMS
42
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Frequently Asked Questions about Saab Royale Hotel
Which popular attractions are close to Saab Royale Hotel?
Nearby attractions include Lindberg Holidays and Safaris (0.6 miles), TGRV Cicuit, Karting (0.6 miles), and Capital Centre (0.5 miles).
What are some of the property amenities at Saab Royale Hotel?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, free breakfast, and an on-site restaurant.
What food & drink options are available at Saab Royale Hotel?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast and an on-site restaurant during their stay.
Is parking available at Saab Royale Hotel?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Saab Royale Hotel?
Conveniently located restaurants include Nyama Mama - Capital Centre, Johari Restaurant, and The Waterhole.
Does Saab Royale Hotel have an airport shuttle?
Yes, Saab Royale Hotel offers an airport shuttle for guests. We recommend calling ahead to confirm details.
Does Saab Royale Hotel have airport transportation?
Yes, Saab Royale Hotel offers airport transportation for guests. We recommend calling ahead to confirm details.
Are any cleaning services offered at Saab Royale Hotel?
Yes, dry cleaning and laundry service are offered to guests.
Does Saab Royale Hotel offer any business services?
Yes, it conveniently offers a business center, meeting rooms, and a banquet room.
Are there any historical sites close to Saab Royale Hotel?
Many travelers enjoy visiting The Galton-fenzi Memorial (2.1 miles) and Dedan Kimathi Statue (2.3 miles).
Is Saab Royale Hotel accessible?
Yes, it offers wheelchair access. For specific inquiries, we recommend calling ahead to confirm.