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Sarova Stanley

Hotels.comUS$215*
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#7 of 162 Hotels in Nairobi
Certificate of Excellence
07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is a lovely hotel with excellent accommodation. The customer service was impeccable and the food superb. My room was very comfortable with good air conditioning and a comfortable bed. Good TV, internet was excellent and the room suitable for working as I was over in Nairobi on business. I particularly enjoyed eating on the terrace bar. An excellent stay...

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The Hague, The Netherlands
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Wifi did not work upon arrival - "IT was working very hard on it" and indeed later in the evening it was fixed. Hence still a five star review for an otherwise perfect stay in a very comfortable historic hotel very much in the centre of Nairobi. Tusker beer was famously first tried in the hotel in 1922 - and...

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Brussels, Belgium
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Room 613. Hotel offers a very high standard of comfort and service at a very reasonable price. Rooms are being provided with all amenities and comfort. The only negative were the very tainted and worn curtains, which they seem to have forgotten to renew, over and over again. Breakfast offered all what you may expect from a hotel with this...

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Curepipe
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Every thing excellent including its splendid Location in the city Centre, very friendly and reliable staff , delicious varieties of foods including swaili's, welcoming decors, quick service and response to any request at any time, tight security controls. Deserve 20/ 10 ( Yes twenty over ten ). Regards Subhiraj (Mauritius)

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Paolo M, General Manager at Sarova Stanley, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your support and patronage of Sarova Stanley and for the time taken to share you experience with us. We are delighted to note that during your recent stay with us. Our associates, once again, lived up to our service promise and delivered above your expectation. we do agree with you that our team members are...

Athens
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Classic Chesterfield sofas and armchairs at the lobby give the place a classic character of English style. The history of the place is well presented via various old photographs hanging on the walls. The rooms are very spacious, but the air conditioning system is old and needs renewal. On the terrace there are a bar-restaurant and a heated pool. The...

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Paolo M, General Manager at Sarova Stanley, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your support and patronage of Sarova Stanley and for making us your preferred hospitality partner during your recent visit into Nairobi. Your feedback is important to us; as it acts like a yard stick to our performance, allowing us to learn of areas that require our additional attention to make better as well as those...

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Classic hotel with superfriendly staff. Tasty food in the restaurants and a great heated ootdoor pool and bar. Walking distans to a lot of tings i Nairobi. AC didn't work in one of our rooms and the traffic can be disturbing. Will return here again!

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Paolo M, General Manager at Sarova Stanley, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your support and patronage of Sarova Stanley and for the time taken to share you experience with us. We agree with you, as part of our heritage, and sibling upbringing of both the city and the hotel. Sarova Stanley enjoys a vantage point in the city centre. As we look forward in hosting you again,...

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very central location, staff is absolutely client focussed and very helpful. We went for a great walk for a couple of hours checking out the Convention Centre nearby, the public parks, the Maasai market and, and, and. Great breakfast and dinner in the hotel

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Paolo M, General Manager at Sarova Stanley, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your support and patronage of sarova stanley and for the time taken to share your experience with us. We are glad to note that you enjoyed your recent stay with us and look forward to hosting you again in the not distant future.

Addis Ababa, Addis Abeba, Ethiopia
Reviewed 1 week ago

A very elegant hotel, classic style and high comfort. The rooms are spacious and beautiful. In terms of attention to the customer's need nothing is missing, which witnesses a very careful and professional management. In spite of the very central position (Kenyatta Av), the rooms are acoustically well isolated. Breakfast is delicious with a full variety of food items, and...

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Paolo M, General Manager at Sarova Stanley, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your support through your recent patronage of sarova stanley. We appreciate that you chose us as your preferred hospitality partner coupled with the time that you spared to share with us on your experiences. We are delighted to note that we exceeded your expectations and gave you a memorable stay whilst with us. Nothing delights...

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 1 week ago

A hotel with history but with all the mod cons that travellers enjoy. Made to feel welcome from the moment our group arrived. We all raved about the comfy beds! Our dinner was hearty and breakfast was really stand out. The staff are very helpful and seem to be always on hand. I will stay here again without any hesitation....

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Paolo M, General Manager at Sarova Stanley, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your support and patronage of Sarova Stanley and for the time taken to share your experience with us. We are glad to note that once again our staff lived up to our service promise of "Refreshing African Hospitality" and made you feel at home. We appreciate your vote of confidence in our services and look...

Kigali, Rwanda
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel is exactly how you imagine the colonial British style. Service was excellent and rooms are comfy. Food is nice and breakfast very extensive. If i have the chance i will choose this hotel for sure.

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Paolo M, General Manager at Sarova Stanley, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for making Sarova Stanley your preferred hospitality partner during your recent visit to Nairobi. We feel honoured by your choice. We also appreciate the time spared to share your experience with us and to receive you high recommendation. We look forward to hosting you again in the near future.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
Food & drink at the hotel
Exchange Bar
Exchange Bar
Cuisines: Bar, Pub
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Kenya’s first luxury hotel, Sarova Stanley opened its elegant doors in 1902. Since then, it has been making history- hosting royal safaris and legendary personalities such as Edward Prince of Wales and Ernest Hemingway. Today, as the hotel enters its second century, it continues to maintain its unique heritage and provides state-of-the-art services and facilities for business and leisure travelers. All guestrooms are a blend of luxurious Victorian grandeur and modern comfort. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sarova Stanley

Address: Corner of Kenyatta Avenue and Kimathi Street | PO Box 30680, Nairobi 00100, Kenya
Region: Kenya > Nairobi
Price Range: €131 - €206 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Sarova Stanley 5*
Number of rooms: 217
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Also Known As:
Sarova Stanley Hotel Nairobi
Sarova Stanley Nairobi
Hotel Style:
#2 Family Hotel in Nairobi
#3 Business Hotel in Nairobi
#3 Romantic Hotel in Nairobi
#4 Spa Hotel in Nairobi
#7 Luxury Hotel in Nairobi
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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 travellers prefer

“Ask for a room with good WiFi signal and a double bed.”
WillemS320, 16 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Rooms facing the streets have nice views but noisy, inside rooms are quitter, corner rooms are preferable.”
charalambosk2015, 14 Mar 2017 | Read review
“The right side of the hotel offers good view to the activities on the CBD -Street”
ChristianMedupin, 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
“high room for a better view. Make sure there is no construction going on.”
peterfF9940GL, 9 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Upper floors will be quieter, if street noise troubles you.”
A6375PUpaulr, 6 Mar 2017 | Read review
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