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Reviewed 23 November 2014 via mobile

Very clean rooms. Give u extra time to sleep if u come in late. The reception should be stocked with small necessities like tooth brush and tooth paste for people who might have forgotten to come with theirs. Mornings can be a bit noisy as its next to a busy bus stop. The bar is well stocked and breakfast is...

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2Thank Kui K
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 26 July 2014

I stayed here for two nights. My room, 107, was rather quiet, had a spacious bed and was clean all over. The hotel is okay for just sleeping. The breakfast is very simple, nothing to complain about. The only problem to me was the distance to the city centre. Avoid taxi drivers in front of the hotel, they ask KES...

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3Thank Rik G
Harare, Zimbabwe
Reviewed 16 June 2014

Stayed for one night in transit.The hotel is located in a busy, crowded, run down area with dingy buildings. The area seems never to sleep at all, it is noisy throughout the night. Reception was "cool" to put it mildly. Had an ok dinner. Mosquitoes made sleep impossible. Hotel offered mosquito net but couldn't use it because of the dust....

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2Thank shingie c
Tucson
Reviewed 14 October 2013

Stayed here 2 nights in transit - chose it because it was relatively cheap and not far from airport (about 1/2 hour). The hotel will send a car to the airport, but I found that an airport taxi was a better deal. Location is classic Nairobi jua-kali; lots of small street enterprises and grungy apartment blocks. Hotel looks recently built...

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3Thank DavidBy
Usakos, Namibia
Reviewed 6 September 2013

.The place was average but i was okay with it because i was actually on business.Although they need to improve on the mosquitoes and the noise on the road.Otherwise i loved the pocket friendliness.One thing though they need to put an elevator.The staff is friendly especially a tall light brown lady at the front desk and George were quite awesome...

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2Thank Barnhart R
Moscow, Russia
Reviewed 29 December 2012

Not far from airport. Normal choise to stay between plane and safari. But its so loud place!!!!!!! Staing on the road and difficult to sleep normaly. Take with you repelents because a lot of mosquitos

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3Thank Tatiana1982
Aalborg, Denmark
Reviewed 1 December 2012

This hotel is simply terrible. No lift (was on the 4th floor), no power socket in the room, no WiFi - although they advertise there is - but the WiFi when we visited was an old fashioned modem to be shared between the guests. Obviously, that does not work very well without a power socket. Rooms are scruffy, bathrooms even...

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  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
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  • Airport Transportation
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Oryx Hotel, a spacious comfort and luxury hotel for romantic pairs or friends, families, business and leisure travelers authentic rooms, a restaurant and bar. Guests can relax in total privacy as they gaze through floor-to-ceiling windows at the panoramic view of the city of Nairobi and the JKIA airport. We have maintained legacy as a culinary destination, where innovative menus inspired by the bounty of a team of hand peaked professionals are paired with wine in ways that delight and inspire longtime devotees as they dine in our restaurant and wine in our bar. We are located on Jogoo road, 5 Km from the City center and 15 Minutes drive from the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport on a free flowing traffic. We are establish to bring to you affordable luxury. We offer our guests with extraordinary services that are created by combining unique architecture and structure, expressive decor and artistry. We simply exceed your expectations. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Oryx Hotel

Address: Jogoo Road, Hamza | P.O.Box 5687, Nairobi 00100, Kenya
Region: Kenya > Nairobi
Price Range: €26 - €51 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 50
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“there is some traffic around the place, so just ask the reception for a quiet room”
 of 5 bubbles 231rikg, 26 Jul 2014 | Read review
“rooms athe furthest corner are quiet,i actually spent a night at 207.”
 of 5 bubbles barnhartr, 6 Sep 2013 | Read review
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