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Reviewed June 4, 2016

The stay at Chicho is wonderful . They have the best coffee in Marsabit. Their staff are great and "With Smile and Love". they will serve you to your fill. Their Wi-Fi is also great for bloggers out there

5Thank Ngurunit P
Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed March 17, 2016

For comfort, serenity and good Internet access in Marsabit Chicho is the place to be. It is affordable compared with the most local accommodation places, great hospitality plus they offer very good in house meals.

4Thank mohamedhaarith
Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed December 14, 2015

Chicho is a cosy place in marsabit town and walking distance to the center of the town. The rooms though small, are enough for the traveller who needs a place with great wifi connection and tasty meals.

1Thank Nyakato
Oxford, United Kingdom
Reviewed October 23, 2015

I stayed at Chicho for 3 nights. It is a very good base to visit or work around Marsabit town and to visit national park. Rooms are very clean and comfortable. Breakfast and dinner are nicely prepared and tasty. The owner and the people running the hotel are very nice.

2Thank Martolinakiwi
Cauayan City, Philippines
Reviewed July 23, 2015

Dear friends, When I first was assigned to go to Marsabit, I felt like embarking into the unknown. Quickly my perception and view of Marsabit, changed, much thanks to the brilliant and friendly manager Mr Boru of Chicho, and his staff. I have stayed here for three weeks, and despite being a very travelled person, with experience around the globe,...

1Thank Per A
Reviewed May 16, 2015

Very comfortable. Quiet. Lovely, welcoming staff. Great food. Close to city centre and government offices. Also, close to Marsabit National Park. Beds are becoming "bananas". Bathrooms needs some TLC. But management is very conscientious and the hotel is a very pleasant place to stay.

2Thank Stephen M
Reviewed April 9, 2015 via mobile

Awesome bed and breakfast, you can also order for whetever food you need and the chef will make it for you, the service was great. Would recommend anybody visiting marsabit to visit the hotel and enjoy their hospitality and warm welcome.

1Thank Dickson N
Reviewed April 6, 2015 via mobile

Excellent rooms considering how remote and tiny marsabit town is. Better than most places in bigger towns. Has secure parking, wifi, hot showers and friendly staff. When in marsabit, there is no better place to stay.

2Thank John K
Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed March 24, 2015

Everything is done to make your stay comfortable and relaxing - nothing is too much trouble. The kitchen is very clean and produces tasty specialties such as biriyani, but it will also whip up a fruit salad for you if you fancy something light. Its in a good location, is small and cosy, is super safe - what more could...

2Thank Annie H
Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed February 9, 2015

The hotel is in a great location in town and has everything you need -- a comfortable bed, hot water, good internet, breakfast, and very helpful staff! If I'm ever in Marsabit again, I'll be back! Rooms directly across from the breakfast area may be a little bit noisy in the morning as they set out breakfast.

1Thank azirulnick
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Beautiful hotel in Marsabit that offers a good view of Mt. Marsabit. Chicho has some amazing guest rooms as well as delicious local dishes. Affordable and memorable, Chicho is the top choice for top executives and holiday makers. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Chicho

Address: Off Post Office Road | Box 49, Marsabit 60500, Kenya
Location: Kenya > Eastern Province > Marsabit
Price Range: $22 - $40 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 9
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travelers prefer

“Have stayed in two and they are both good.”
 of 5 bubbles 733annieh, Mar 24, 2015 | Read review
“All the rooms are great. Some have more electrical outlets than others so if you have a lot of devices to charge you could ask for one with two outlets instead of one.”
 of 5 bubbles zelena_roadtrip, Nov 11, 2014 | Read review
“All rooms are the same.Quality control is perfect”
 of 5 bubbles joannanjala, Aug 7, 2014 | Read review
“No comparison in marsabit”
 of 5 bubbles muenimbusya, Apr 3, 2014 | Read review
“All rooms are great”
 of 5 bubbles Lesoi_Ndoka, Sep 15, 2013 | Read review
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