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Crowne Plaza Hotel Nairobi

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Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

I visited this hotel when they were fully booked but being a spire elite member of IHG Rewards, I got my room and an upgrade to an executive room. Thanks for the great job the management is doing and for rewarding members. Special commendation to Kennedy the Rooms Manager for your professionalism and the front desk team. I will always...

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CPNBO_Management, General Manager at Crowne Plaza Hotel Nairobi, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you so much for your review of our hotel. We appreciate your loyalty as a Spire Elite IHG® Rewards Club member. I am pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. A positive guest experience is something our staff takes great pride in, so we value your feedback. We hope you will visit us again. Sincerely,...

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 13 December 2016

I stayed here for a business trip and my overall experience was great thanks to the competent staff! Based on how expensive the rates are, I believe the service could be better. More attention to detail should be practiced especially the cleanliness and tidiness of the rooms. I had a dirty wine glass in the room. I asked for a...

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CPNBO_Management, General Manager at Crowne Plaza Hotel Nairobi, responded to this review

Thank you for your candid review. We apologize that your recent stay did not meet expectations. We appreciate your comments and will share these with our team so that we can continue to improve our services. We do hope to have the opportunity to welcome you back in the future, so that we can provide a better experience. Sincerely, Allan...

Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

Went to the Baraka restaurant for dinner. The orders were poorly substituted, the dawa was not palatable, the grilled lamb chops were served with dry spaghetti which was not on the order, the rice ( for the Indian dish) was cold. The towels for cleaning hands were brought after the meal was served.

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CPNBO_Management, General Manager at Crowne Plaza Hotel Nairobi, responded to this review

Thank you for your candid review. We apologize that your recent stay did not meet expectations. We appreciate your comments and will share these with our team so that we can continue to improve our services. We do hope to have the opportunity to welcome you back in the future, so that we can provide a better experience. Sincerely, Allan...

Nairobi Region, Kenya
Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

Great service. Good food and nice people. I was particularly impressed by service by the staff. I would like to single out Caroline Sang who ensured I was comfortable and who advised on the menu and food available, coming by periodically to check if I was ok. Kudos, Crowne Team.

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CPNBO_Management, General Manager at Crowne Plaza Hotel Nairobi, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review of our hotel. I am pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. It's something our staff takes great pride in, so we value your feedback. We hope you will visit us again. Sincerely, Allan C, General Manager

Utrecht, The Netherlands
Reviewed 2 December 2016

This is a nice (but quite expensive) hotel in the city center of Nairobi. The hotel is in good condition, clean, with friendly staff. The terras restaurant is fine. I do have however one honest comment. The breakfast was just bad. The quality of the food was of a poor level for a hotel at this level. The breakfast buffet...

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CPNBO_Management, General Manager at Crowne Plaza Hotel Nairobi, responded to this review

Thank you for bringing this to our attention. We apologize for the inconveniences you faced during your stay, as that is not up to our normal standards. We will share your feedback with our staff and make the necessary changes. We hope you choose to stay with us again, so we can show you our true level of service. Sincerely,...

Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

The hotel is now hidden since I last was there, just too many new buildings around. Security could be friendlier. There are options for restaurant but the one we used was a bit pricy. I would think twice before I go back!

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CPNBO_Management, General Manager at Crowne Plaza Hotel Nairobi, responded to this review

Thank you for your candid review. We apologize that your recent stay did not meet expectations. We appreciate your comments and will share these with our team so that we can continue to improve our services. We do hope to have the opportunity to welcome you back in the future, so that we can provide a better experience. Sincerely, Allan...

New York City, New York
Reviewed 28 November 2016

Enjoyed the stay mainly due to the heated (25 m) pool and the gym. Hotel is in good shape and the staff is welcoming. Location wise it´s ok, but due to the normal traffic in the city going anywhere takes at least 45 mins (as it does from any other location in Nairobi). Food variety and quality is ok but...

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CPNBO_Management, General Manager at Crowne Plaza Hotel Nairobi, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review of our hotel. I am pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. It's something our staff takes great pride in, so we value your feedback. We hope you will visit us again. Sincerely, Allan C, General Manager

Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

Hi, I really enjoyed the services at the hotel. For the breakfast services, I say thank you to Carol Sang. Your services were awesome and your kindness. I also enjoyed the conference facilities and the Room was good as well. Nick..

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CPNBO_Management, General Manager at Crowne Plaza Hotel Nairobi, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review of our hotel. I am pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. It's something our staff takes great pride in, so we value your feedback. We hope you will visit us again. Sincerely, Allan C, General Manager

Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 25 November 2016

The service was good more especially buffet time-the waitress and waiters are professional,especially one Caroline who saved me twice,she is good and knows how to treat clients well. Did have time to visit your rooms,they are wow! The locations of the hotel is cool,no noise from matatus. what i liked most is conference rooms are clean and well maintained

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CPNBO_Management, Manager at Crowne Plaza Hotel Nairobi, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review of our hotel. I am pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. It's something our staff takes great pride in, so we value your feedback. We hope you will visit us again. Sincerely, Allan C, General Manager

Italy
Reviewed 23 November 2016

I went in this hotel for 3 nights for a business travel and I am disappointed: it is strange that Crowne Plaza allows this level. The hotel is generally clean and the staff supportive, however (i) breakfast has a small selection, compared to other international hotels and (ii) the door of my room was not working and they fixed it...

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Dear c-napoli1, Thank you for your candid review. We apologize that your recent stay did not meet expectations. We appreciate your comments and will share these with our team so that we can continue to improve our services. We do hope to have the opportunity to welcome you back in the future, so that we can provide a better experience....

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Crowne Plaza Nairobi is a new and stylish, 4 Star hotel strategically located in the commercial area of Upper Hill in Nairobi. The hotel is surrounded by multinational companies, diplomatic missions, banks, government offices, insurers and hospitals. Our pillar-less ballroom and 6 boardrooms with state-of-the-art equipment make it the ideal place to stay and meet. The Crowne Plaza Nairobi is just a 30 minute drive from the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, 10 minutes drive to the City Centre and 20 minutes drive to the famous Nairobi National Park and Animal Orphanage. Crowne Plaza Nairobi has 206 superbly appointed spacious rooms which include thirteen suites, a club floor with its exclusive lounge. All rooms are air conditioned and have high speed wireless internet connectivity. To compliment this is the Business Centre, the double story ultra-modern fitness centre and heated swimming pool, Multiple restaurants and a double story bar, 24 hour room service, a gift shop, money changing facilities, beauty salon, travel desk, secure and ample parking space, and same day laundry facilities. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Crowne Plaza Hotel Nairobi

Address: Kenya Road Upper Hill | PO Box 25574, Nairobi 00100, Kenya
Region: Kenya > Nairobi > Upper Hill Estate
Price Range: €148 - €270 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Crowne Plaza Hotel Nairobi 4*
Number of rooms: 206
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Hotel Style:
#9 Romantic Hotel in Nairobi
#11 Spa Hotel in Nairobi
#16 Business Hotel in Nairobi
#17 Luxury Hotel in Nairobi
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“Obviously the rooms up high have a better view of the surrounding area.”
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“Not sure which rooms have a view - my room did not have a great view”
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“Avoid the left side of the hotel”
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“Honest opinion we dont like the annex...too bright for us..maybe someone else could love that.”
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“Top floor guest rooms give a better view of the surrounding areas...”
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