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Hemingways Nairobi

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Tel Aviv District, Israel
Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

This is a very good hotel thanks to its location which is a bit outside the city centre, thanks to its spacious rooms and good service. Recommended to take with you something against mosquitoes, although the rooms have a mosquito net. It was a very very pleasant stay and we would gladly go back.

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Cairo, Egypt
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the hotel location , landscape and hospitality are all great beautiful views and gardens close to the airport and the national park also some nice local attractions like Karen museum , giraffe park and some local shopping centers are 10 mins away by car

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Windhoek, Namibia
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The best thing about this hotel is that no corners have been cut. There are lots of little touches that make it the real thing rather than just a wannabe. It says quality from the first to the last. I really couldn't fault it. Very highly recommended.

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2Thank Mpaka
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

This is one place I loved a lot, well confined, not so big but had everything you could ever think of including a very wide space for any other activities such as taking deep fresh clean healing breaths, good kind of historical architecture of the buildings, Cuddy services, sauna and steam bath, body spa, cool fountains all over, located in...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

Located in the nicer part of Nairobi in Karen, Hemingways is a beautiful hotel set amongst well maintained gardens. Arriving at Hemingways you are stopped at a high fence, gate and security office. Details verified and the dates open to reveal a plantation style environment. The main building is stunning with a sweeping grand circular staircase, wooden floors, large flower...

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2Thank Gotthebluesforred
Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went for a spa session and an afternoon tea. The spa staff are great and very professional. The session ended faster than I would have liked it to. The tea and cake setup was great too. That assortment of pastries has me drooling when I remember it. Need to go refresh my taste buds once more.

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1Thank Martin M
San Diego, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

Hemingways is in the area of Nairobi called "Karen". It is lush and in a very upscale part of the city. The room was spectacular; one of the nicest rooms I have stayed in. The service was great: when I noticed the handle on the shower was broken, it was fixed immediately. When I needed a cab, I was given...

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1Thank buckyrower
Copenhagen, Denmark
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel a set in a nice and quiet area of Nairobi, away from traffic and such. The rooms are luxurious with excellent bathrooms. Food is in the top end as well.Service is brilliant. Only critique is that the outdoor pool is not heated.

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Thank Niels246
Nairobi
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Second time to stay there but have been there severally for lunch. Service is exceptional, from the concierge, the personalized butler, waiting service and most importantly all the staff you meet without exception. Meals were great and there is a respectable variety to choose from and the breakfast was done according to specifications. The rooms are excellent, well maintained and...

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1Thank Andrew G
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

My partner and I went for the Easter lunch at Hemingways. We enjoyed so much, lovely environment, the hotel is beautiful! Attention was great and the food was excellent! Very good experience. We will come back for sure.

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  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A member of Small Luxury Hotels of the World, Hemingways Nairobi has a sophisticated and tranquil ambiance. Set between Nairobi National Park and the foot of the Ngong Hills, Hemingways Nairobi is an exclusive 5* luxury boutique hotel located in the peaceful suburb of Karen far from the bustle of central Nairobi. An all-suite property providing full butler service, a brasserie, a sunset bar and lounge and a spa, this plantation style property is perfectly placed for trips to Nairobi National Park, the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust and the capital. Each of the 45 suites is a generous size with en-suite bathrooms with walk-in closets, personalised mini bars, and a private terrace with magnificent views of the iconic Ngong Hills. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hemingways Nairobi

Address: Langata Road | Karen Office Park, Nairobi 00502, Kenya
Region: Kenya > Nairobi
Price Range: €290 - €606 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Hemingways Nairobi 5*
Number of rooms: 45
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#1 Luxury Hotel in Nairobi
#1 Spa Hotel in Nairobi
#2 Romantic Hotel in Nairobi
#9 Family Hotel in Nairobi
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“The wine list has some great wines.”
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“Because of the strong dollar the cost at Hemingways is mid-range but it is surely a luxury hotel.”
270, 5 Apr 2017 | Read review
“They are all lovely but one with a view of the Ngong hills just makes it”
Satisfied1, 18 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a room on the second floor for a better view.”
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