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Nairobi Region, Kenya
Reviewed 13 March 2015

Nice cosy place to stay in while travelling or on a business trip.Got a home feeling.Friendly staff..Only towels need to be changed.They are a bit worn out.Otherwise a nice place to stay.(M $ A Finland).

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GODIALS, Manager at Godial's Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for your continued patronage! it definitely shows that we are doing something right and it keeps us highly motivated. As promised we are looking into the towels issue and you shall see a change during your next visit.

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 12 March 2015

Pros: very reliable wifi (no small thing in Nairobi), great location, really friendly and helpful staff. Cons: high priced for what's offered, very small rooms, old linens, mediocre breakfast. The most annoying thing is that they give you one tiny bottle of water and charge for more water; there's no water filter. In a city where those unaccustomed to the...

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GODIALS, Manager at Godial's Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

In Kenya when one comes to visit you, we give a glass of water as a welcomed gesture, so we agree that provision of water is a basic hospitality and that is why we provide you with a complimentary bottle (2 glasses) daily and in addition there is filtered water normally during breakfast. Thank you for you compliments and we...

Kampala, Uganda
Reviewed 11 March 2015

i was staying in the external rooms and even if very small they had all the necessary and were cleaned. shower curtains can be improved (after a shower all the floor was wet) and the lock on the door was not really safe, maybe an extra lock can be put. Breakfast choice can definitely be improved (only bananas as fruit)...

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GODIALS, General Manager at Godial's Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. There already planned upgrades that we will be happening this year and we shall definitely look into the areas you mentioned. In regards to breakfast, you must have had a very specific item you might have required other than the normal English or continental breakfast we offer. Which entitle Eggs any style, sausages or bacon,...

Roosendaal, The Netherlands
Reviewed 2 March 2015

I have slept one night at Godial's bed and breakfast, and it was perfect. Clean, friendly, cosy, well equiped and good food by a chef. I can recommend it, also for businesstravellers. Rooms are big enough, wifi, elctricity etc. and meals at any time

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GODIALS, Manager at Godial's Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Nothing pleases as more than when guests have enjoyed their stay with us. We look forward to meeting you during your future visits to Nairobi. Thank you for your candid review.

Nakuru, Kenya
Reviewed 13 September 2014

From the time I first stayed at Godials. I and my family have made it a place of choice whenever in town. Nice and Friendly staff. The place both outside and inside is spotless. Neat and Tidy and great service. Close Proximity to yaya center and not too far from the city center either.This facility has been a great inconvenience...

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Kampala, Uganda
Reviewed 8 September 2014 via mobile

Cute little place which is conveniently located. Took me les than 15 minutes to get to Westlands around rush hour. I had the cheap room which was tiny but with clean shared facilities so still good value for money. Breakfast was decent although I would stay clear of the coffee which had been on the hot plate for neatly 2...

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london
Reviewed 3 September 2014

I stayed there on a business trip but unfortunately had to request a room change to due the noise from the owners children. The pizza are very nice but I was not too keen on their breakfast. On the plus side the staff are always ready to help but the rooms could do with updating and the TV in my...

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GODIALS, Owner at Godial's Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

I remember you and your colleague very well; you were here for some research work. My 18month daughter has a great set of lungs which can ring very clearly in the still of the night…babies and toddlers are feisty by nature and that what makes kids, kids… you love them or you don’t and this is quite understandable. Thank you...

Nairobi
Reviewed 26 August 2014

Our office is in the Kilimani area of Nairobi so when we have colleagues visiting or when I am in town this is our base. walking distance to Yaya Center, great breakfast, green and well-appointed property. great staff!

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GODIALS, Owner at Godial's Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your kind words and compliments, it keeps us very motivated to do even better the next time round. We love hosting you and your colleagues and are glad you have chosen us as your preferred second home in Nairobi. Looking forward to many more visit from you.

Dakar, Senegal
Reviewed 26 August 2014

My family and I had a wonderful wonderful stay at Godials this summer. I happened to hear about it from a cab driver and decided to check it out online. The place is truly friendly, staff are delightful, accommodating and respectful. We really enjoyed our stay there. There's beautiful art all around and every detail is well thought out. Super...

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GODIALS, Owner at Godial's Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

It is nice to know that after a guest has had faith to choose to stay with us, that we met their expectations. My staff and I are truly humbled and nothing pleases us more than when a guest says that they thought of our B&B as their home whilst in Kenya. We loved hosting you and your family and...

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 7 August 2014

I stayed here for three nights last year. Overall it was a cute guesthouse, with a nice garden, with rooms and breakfast corresponding to the money you are paying. The main issue I had was the driver that was called to give me a lift to the airport at 5am in the morning. After a few minutes in the car...

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GODIALS, Owner at Godial's Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Reviews whether positive or negative are always welcomed! Firstly, we are glad you enjoyed your stay at our B&B overall. We are also proud to announce that we now have high speed broadband internet facilities, including a very strong outdoor access point with a very wide radius (great WI-FI). Vetting of the Taxi company used, was done prior to us...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Airport Transportation
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Formerly the family home of the Godials, this Bed & Breakfast situated in the Kilimani area has combined the character of its history with all the modern comforts, creating tranquility and luxury in home comfort, which is the core emphasis of our family business. GBB was completely renovated in 2009, but has kept its old charm. The lounge hosts a chic bar. The lush green gardens are refreshing for a stroll. There is a Business centre where you can surf the internet, make photocopies and print. Complimentary English breakfast is served in the dining room along with your morning newspaper. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Godial's Bed & Breakfast

Address: Lenana Road | P.O.Box 76314, Nairobi 00508, Kenya
Region: Kenya > Nairobi
Price Range: €33 - €93 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Godial's Bed & Breakfast 3*
Number of rooms: 11
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“I stayed in the single ensuite room. Clean, Just the right size and gave me the privacy I needed. Price was right. ”
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“Depends on what you are lookin for.”
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“all rooms are good”
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“Room 10 & 6”
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“if you choose to share a bathroom, this is one of the best deals in town.”
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