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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2012

This has to be one of the worst hotels I've stayed in, fortunately it was only one night, a stopover on the way to the Masi Mara. Recommended by the taxi driver as central and value for money, which it was, but as the saying goes, you get what you pay for. The area is ghetto like and noisy throught... More 

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Flitwick, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2012

words can not even describe the experience that me and my family had in this hotel! windows dont shut, mosquito nets smell of beer, the water is cold n yet when you complain nothing is done,the breakfast that you get is not even fit to be fed to the dogs. And although there is no cancelation policy on the kipepeo... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2012

the atention is excelent and the restaurant good. the safari's recomendation is bad, too bad! the bed was horrible and de bathroom very dirty

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Nakuru, Kenya
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2012

having spent some days at Kipepeo early 2011 made me book myself there again this May- bad mistake.i booked a double room and there was only one towel.i asked for another towel for my husband and they did bring- 4 hours and 6 calls later. the room did not have mosquito net and i informed the reception desk at 7:00PM... More 

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Nairobi, Kenya
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2012

being denied justice by security , last night was a hell of a night to me , the security are corrupt ,they lied in ;police station just to gain money from yesterday night , \ i assure you guest to Kenya to book in Serena , and other big hotel to be safe . thanks

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Nelson, New Zealand
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2012

The area is So bad that its NOT SAFE to walk outside without a security guard. However when you are inside its ok. I ordered a superior room and got a basic room without the things I was promised ie a kitchenette, separate dining room and only sport on tv (no movies or cable). The rubbish mosquito net that didn't... More 

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Lagos, Nigeria
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2012

hotel kipepeo is a 3 star hotel that have all the facilities of most major 4 start hotels. their rooms are clean, their staff are very friendly and they offer very good services all round. they offered B&B, although they should improve on that. the hotel is situated downtown but has pretty good security that advice you on movement. over... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2012

I visited Kenya on business and stopped overnight in Nairobi on the way in and out of the country. I stayed at the Hotel Kipepeo on both occasions and can recommend it if you're looking for a safe, clean and budget place to sleep. The staff provided a very high level of service, including effectively resolving a minor mix-up with... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2012

room was average clean with a good price. the surrounding environment was kind of messy and not very safe during night, but as long as you don't go out alone.... a nice supermarket right next to the hotel. many "white people" stay here for transition during safari. for my experience, i received GREAT help from the reception on connecting my... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2012

Don't stay here. Check the rooms before you pay. The room are extremely small. you have only a few fewer between the wall and the bed. The rooms are not very clean. We were pushed into this hotel by a cab driver when we arrived early in the morning tired and exhausted. This was not the hotel we wanted to... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel Kipepeo is the flagship of the Kipepeo Group of Hotels, all offering accommodation and services at budget prices, comprising Hotel Kipepeo and Hotel Mariposa, both situated in the rapidly growing downtown section of Nairobi, while Kipepeo Avenue House is located in the heart of Nairobi's Central Business District.Hotel Kipepeo comprises 56 letting rooms which may be booked online, bar and a la carte restaurant. It is five minutes' walk from the Central Business District.All rooms are equipped with power showers and mosquito netting, computerised door locks, digital safes,satellite tv and CCTV enhanced security.Reception operates 24 hours and free wi-fi internet is available. The restaurant offers both international and local cuisine.The hotel has partnered with Spanish Express Coach services, offering a direct service to Mombasa which may be booked from within the hotel. The coach departs daily from the front of the hotel.Hotel Mariposa is situated five minutes' walk away from Hotel Kipepeo. It comprises 16 letting rooms and full bar and restaurant services. Free wi-fi internet is available.Hotel Mariposa also provides all the conference facilities of the Kipepeo Group of Hotels through several halls ranging from small meetings to major presentations. All halls are equipped with full digital screen services and any specialised equipment needed may be ordered in advance.The hotel also offers small lounges for hire for private meetings, with dedicated waiter service.In house manicure and pedicure services are offered on selected days of the week.Hotel Mariposa has partnered with Spanish Express Coach Services to Mombasa. The coaches, which may be booked at Hotel Kipepeo, depart from outside Hotel Mariposa.For guests staying at Hotels Kipepeo and Mariposa but working in the Central Business District, Kipepeo Avenue House offers full restaurant services and business lunches at competitive prices. Free wi-fi internet is available.Avenue House is situated opposite the New Stanley Hotel on Kenyatta Avenue.All three Kipepeo Hotels offer a changing mix of live entertainment on a nightly basis. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Kipepeo

Address: River Rd, opposite bank of africa next to eastmatt, Nairobi 75362, Kenya
Location: Kenya > Nairobi > Nairobi Central Business District
Price Range: $37 - $59 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Kipepeo 3*
Number of rooms: 56
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