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    House of Waine

    Masai Lane & Bogani Road | Karen, PO Box 25035, Nairobi 00603, Kenya
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    Overview
    • Excellent78%
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    • Average2%
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
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    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Reviewed 3 April 2017

    What a great experience. The staff at House of Waine provided some of the best customer service I have ever experienced, it truly felt like our home over the 2 nights we were there. The rooms are a great size with very comfortable beds. To...More

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    Thank Paula1305
    Response from HoWNairobi, General Manager at House of WaineResponded 6 April 2017

    Dear Paula, Greetings from House of Waine. It was a pleasure to read your review, what wonderful feedback you have given us, thank you. We look forward to having you back for another great stay. Warm Regards, Alex.

    Reviewed 28 March 2017

    The quality of service we received at this venue was faultless. In spite of the time constraints we had in organizing the event, the reservations staff was quick to respond and accommodating in our interaction. The grounds and the interior of the hotel are well...More

    Thank Sharon N
    Response from HoWNairobi, General Manager at House of WaineResponded 3 April 2017

    Greetings Sharon, We were happy to have you and many thanks for your kind feedback. It was a pleasure hosting you and we are happy that you enjoyed your time. We look forward to welcoming you back.

    Reviewed 27 February 2017

    What can I say other than this is a fantastic Hotel. After a noisy and dusty journey from the airport arriving at House of Waine felt like an oasis of calm. The hotel is of a colonial style, and felt like someone's home from that...More

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    Response from HoWNairobi, General Manager at House of WaineResponded 8 March 2017

    Greetings Joann, Thank you for staying with us and for your kind feedback. It was a pleasure hosting you and we are happy that you enjoyed your stay. We look forward to welcoming you back.

    Reviewed 31 January 2017

    I stayed three separate nights at the House of Waine and really enjoyed it. The staff couldn't have been more welcoming and pleasant. My room(s) were clean, spacious and comfortable. The grounds are lovely, too. Both breakfast and dinner were well prepared. This is the...More

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    Response from HoWNairobi, General Manager at House of WaineResponded 2 February 2017

    Warm Greetings Sara, We loved having you and look forward to hosting you again. Many thanks for your positive feedback and we are happy that you enjoyed your stay. Warm Regards, Alex.

    Reviewed 28 January 2017

    As we couldn't afford Giraffe Manor (at $500 PER PERSON per night), we checked into the House of Waine (only $300 for the two of us). We stayed only one night, but it was a great choice. Luxury, boutique bread and breakfast with all the...More

    Thank gilatoo
    Response from HoWNairobi, General Manager at House of WaineResponded 2 February 2017

    Warm Greetings Gilatoo, We loved having you and look forward to hosting you again for a longer stay probably. Many thanks for your positive feedback and we are happy that you enjoyed your stay. Warm Regards, Alex.

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    About
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    Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
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    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Room Service
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Heated pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$473 - US$748 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Family Hotel in Nairobi
    • #1 Romantic Hotel in Nairobi
    • #9 Business Hotel in Nairobi
    • #21 Luxury Hotel in Nairobi
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Smoking rooms available
    • Number of rooms
    • 11
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    • Nairobi
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    Stacy M
    28 August 2017|
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    Response from HoWNairobi | Property representative |
    Thank you for your question. We can only accommodate a small wedding at our garden. The party would be maximum 20 people
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    8 March 2017|
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    Response from HoWNairobi | Property representative |
    Hi Anne, Many thanks for your inquiry and interest in our services. Due to the small capacity of our hotel, the restaurant mainly serves resident guests and those on conference. Kind regards, Alex
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    2 May 2016|
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    Response from Craig-in-TO | Reviewed this property |
    No need to bring your own electricity plug adaptor, the each hotel room has North American plugs so it was easy to keep my iPhone plugged in.
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