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    House of Waine

    Masai Lane & Bogani Road | Karen, PO Box 25035, Nairobi 00603, Kenya
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          Overview
          • Excellent77%
          • Very good20%
          • Average2%
          • Poor0%
          • Terrible1%
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          “safari room” (5 reviews)
          “rose petals” (9 reviews)
          Free Wifi
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          Breakfast included
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          Reviewed 14 September 2015

          We stayed for one night at the start and one night at the end of our safari. We didn't get time to explore, but it was very quiet. The staff were all great, helpful but not over attentive. We asked for a taxi to be...More

          Thank Gary B
          Response from HoWNairobi, Manager at House of WaineResponded 17 September 2015

          It was a pleasure hosting you twice on your way to and from Safari. We are glad to note that you liked our rooms, food, services offered by our team and also found time to visit the elephant orphanage. We look forward to welcoming you...More

          Reviewed 12 September 2015

          Beautiful grounds. Elegant hotel. Phenomenal service. Nice people all the way around. Well located if you are going to visit Sheldrick Elephant Orphanage. Very private setting outside the city center. Would definitely return here.More

          Thank Jeff B
          Response from HoWNairobi, Manager at House of WaineResponded 17 September 2015

          Thank you for staying with us and for your encouraging feedback. We are glad to note that you liked the grounds, hotel, meals, services offered by our team and the hotel setting away from the city center and with close proximity to David Sheldrick's elephant...More

          Reviewed 12 September 2015

          This is a beautiful hotel. Staff were great. Food was good. The rooms were very nice. Compared to the other hotel we stayed at in Nairobi it was 5 star plus! We would definitely go back here if we get back to Nairobi in the...More

          Thank Robert B
          Response from HoWNairobi, Manager at House of WaineResponded 17 September 2015

          Thank you for choosing House of Waine and for your kind feedback. We are glad we made your stay with us enjoyable, liked the rooms, food and service offered by our team. We look forward to welcoming you back on your next visit. Thank you....More

          Reviewed 11 September 2015

          We stayed here 3 times and every time was perfect. Especially compared to the lack of service in many Kenyan hotels, this one is outstanding. If you can, book the Malaika Suite. Only thing to improve is food which is average on an international standard,...More

          Thank Guido S
          Response from HoWNairobi, Manager at House of WaineResponded 17 September 2015

          Thank you for staying with us for the third time and also for your kind feedback. We are happy to note that you liked the Malaika suite and also the services offered by our team. We have taken note of your feedback on our meals...More

          Reviewed 10 September 2015

          This place feels like home :) the rooms are very comfortable and tastefully done. By coincidence my room was my favorite color - and that really cheered me up. We had gone for an intensive conference meeting and the meeting facilities for a small group...More

          Thank Sarah N
          Response from HoWNairobi, Manager at House of WaineResponded 17 September 2015

          It was a pleasure hosting you at House of Waine. Thank you for staying with us and also for taking time to give us your feedback. We are happy to note that you liked your room, the meeting facilities and the services offered by the...More

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          About
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Room Service
          • Free Parking
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Breakfast included
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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          • Room Service
          • Free Parking
          • Airport Transportation
          • Breakfast included
          • Dry Cleaning
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          • Concierge
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Things to do
          • Pool
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          • US$476 - US$749 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • #1 Family Hotel in Nairobi
          • #1 Romantic Hotel in Nairobi
          • #9 Business Hotel in Nairobi
          • #19 Luxury Hotel in Nairobi
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          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Smoking rooms available
          • Number of rooms
          • 11
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          • Nairobi
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          Traveller (100)
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Anne C
          Hi. Do you welcome walk in visitors say for only lunch?
          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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          Megpersi5
          Hello do we need to bring an adaptor for i phone, hair appliances and i pad. Coming from the USA Thank you! :)
          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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          Str8female3000
          What are the amentities , as far as wi-fi, breakfast,airport transportation, pool ? Is anything included ? Or is everything separate ? Thank you so much
          14 December 2015|
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          Response from HoWNairobi | Property representative |
          Thank you for your interest in House of Waine. Our rates include breakfast, WiFi and use of swimming are free of charge while airport transfers are available at USD 50 one way. We look forward to welcoming you.
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          "Seemed good for short stays, 2 to 3 days"
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          "Rooms are large, quiet, and individually and tastefully furnished."
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          "Every accommodation is similar and has everything you need for a weekend or a Business Trip."
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