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Nairobi International Youth Hostel

    Apr 9 Apr 10
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Ralph Bunche Rd, Nairobi 48661 , Kenya
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      Reviewed 9 October 2013

      I booked for my stay at the hostel via email, the management was prompt in replying. On arrival I managed to negotiate the price for a double room which was great. A taxi ride from the main bus station to the hostel cost me 400Tshs...More

      Reviewed 8 August 2013

      Superior Food, service, rooms ! Excellent hotel ! easy changing of currency. Concierge very helpful. Good wifi service in lobby. central location. Near Parliament, Basillica, shopping, and museum. Exceptional breakfast, many different choices, excellent variety.

      Reviewed 16 April 2013 via mobile

      Stayed here for five nights around safaris. We thought it was quite expensive for what we got, but after speaking to other travellers, we thought this was good value for Nairobi. We had a private room which was very basic, with shared bathroom facilities. Hot...More

      Reviewed 27 December 2012

      toilets - aggggghhhhhhhhh. none of the flush works. quiet dorms, neat sheets - plenty of mosquitoes, so carry a power adapter as well as mosquito mats. restaurant is passable. but better options on the street. the small shop at the car park charges you double...More

      Reviewed 9 November 2012 via mobile

      First impressions were not good as there was no water soothe toilets were disgusting, and however on my return journey was much better. For the price as a youth hostel it was very good. I would stay there again

      • Location
      • Kenya
      • Nairobi
      • Upper Hill Estate
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      • Nairobi International Youth Hotel Nairobi
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      Room/Suite (2)
      Hotel & Grounds (1)
      Pool/Beach Area (1)
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      How far is it from the city center. What are the costs. Are their pricate/semi prive self catering rooms
      20 September 2015|
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      I would like to get a hostel nearly town city by affordable price. Hope to hear from you soon. Thank you so much
      6 July 2015|
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      Room Tips
      "ask for room facing front and watch the storks in the trees in front of the hotel"
      Fred1948, over a year agoRead review
      "dorm no 1 ground floor has some passable toilets but the ones on the first floor is a disaster."
      bhagyanath, over a year agoRead review
      "Book online before travelling. If you arrive at night, the nightguard can sometimes be misguiding."
      Kenyon H, over a year agoRead review
      "Try for as close to the ground floor as possible."
      Sarah K, over a year agoRead review
      "If you want cheap this is the place always available rooms awful hostel"
      how3hh, over a year agoRead review
      "Any one is good, the fewest beds the better."
      Eddy53, over a year agoRead review
      "Opposite the hostel is a Java House Coffee... great place!"
      iosebah, over a year agoRead review
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