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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 23 October 2016

This is my 4th time in Kinshasa the last 7 years for Business and even if a lot of "new hôtels" are in town now I carry on staying at the Memling which I consider cosy, clean and with an efficient smiling staff all time. The bedrooms are not new but always clean, Wifi works properly and the protocole to...

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Stephane R, . at Hotel Memling, responded to this review

Dear guest, First of all, I would like to thank you for having taken the time to share your impressions with us. We are extremely happy that you enjoyed your stay with us and we want to thank you for the flawless comments about your stay and cleanness at the Memling Hotel on Trip Advisor! We are glad to hear...

Mogadishu, Somalia
Reviewed 31 August 2016

Stayed for a weekend at the Memling between business legs out in the bush of DRC. While this hotel may appear expensive i thought it was worth it, especially compared to other accommodation I have stayed at in Kinshasa which is way over priced in General. It was nice to be able to chill out and relax in comfort especially...

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Stephane R, Director of Operations at Hotel Memling, responded to this review

Dear TuataraW First of all, I would like to thank you for having taken the time to share your impressions with us We are extremely happy you enjoyed your stay with us and we want to thank you for this flawless comment about your stay and comfort of our room at the Memling Hotel on Trip Advisor! We hope to...

Lasne-Chapelle-Saint-Lambert, Belgium
Reviewed 30 May 2016

Kinshasa is quite a dynamic and wide city. The Memling hotel is ideally located in the very center of the town. Easy to meet business partners. I was quite satisfied by the quality of staff. Each person met was smiling, Professional, and ready to help. The amenity is comfortable, except maybe for the bathroom, that needs to be refreshed. Taps...

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Stephane R, Director of Operations at Hotel Memling, responded to this review

Dear stanislasy2016, First of all, I would like to thank you for having taken the time to share your impressions with us. We are extremely happy that you enjoyed your stay with us and we want to thank you for this flawless comment about your stay at the Memling Hotel on Trip Advisor! We are glad to hear that you...

Pretoria, South Africa
Reviewed 28 April 2016 via mobile

Clean rooms, handy cell phone shop and ATM in the lobby and helpful staff. Good value for money, if you compare with the rest of the crazy prices in Kinshasa. A good combination of quality and location for a business trip.

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Stephane R, Director of Operations at Hotel Memling, responded to this review

Dear Riaane99, We are so happy to read that we succeed to make your stay memorable. This is the best encouragement we can receive and thank you for sharing your feeling with us. We are glad to hear that you found our rooms clean and that our staff were helpful. We hope to have the pleasure of seeing you again...

Reviewed 20 April 2016

Definitely agree with other reviews that hawkers are allowed far too close to the entrance which can make waiting for cars, walking in etc a bit uncomfortable. Staff friendly and courteous, but they could improve on services for non French speakers. Could use a lesson in what is appropriate in terms of how they deal with solo female travellers. Whole...

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Stephane R, Director of Operations at Hotel Memling, responded to this review

Dear Samantha L, First of all, I would like to thank you for having taken the time to share your comments with us. please accept our sincere apologies for the inconveniences that you encountered during your stay, as this is not the level of service we are known for providing. Please be informed that we have several English channels part...

pisa
Reviewed 4 April 2016

I was for several time in this hotel when I was working at UN . This hotel have high class and level . Also the restoraunt have a nice and sweet menu. Can be also romantic place. The sminnig pool are one more funny thinks.

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Stephane R, Directeur des Opérations at Hotel Memling, responded to this review

Dear guest, First of all, I would like to thank you for having taken the time to share your impressions with us We are so happy to read that we succeed to make your stay memorable . This is the best encouragement we can receive and thank you for sharing your feeling with us. We hope to have the pleasure...

Geneva, Switzerland
Reviewed 4 March 2016 via mobile

Hotel is well placed in the business district and security seems good. Rooms are clean, but very uninspiring and old. Staff is friendly without being particularly efficient. Breakfast room is severely substandard as you leave smelling fried. Don't wear your going out clothing for breakfast. All in all okay, but far from what an international traveller expects from a 5...

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Stephane R, Directeurs des Operations at Hotel Memling, responded to this review

Dear Guest First of all, I would like to thank you for having taken the time to share your comments with us. Please accept my apology for the unpleasant experience you faced with the service experience. We are refurbishing the rooms, floor by floor. Please do not hesitate to contact me, should you need to add more details regarding your...

Lubumbashi, Democratic Republic of the Congo
Reviewed 10 January 2016

First impression when arriving is the hustle and bustle of hawkers too close to the main entrance. Security should really increase the radius of the no-go zone for non-guests. A good impression is the really efficient staff at reception, courteous, multi-lingual. The rooms and bathrooms are dated (but okay for a couple of nights), major re-vamp required. If having a...

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Stephane R, Director of Operation at Hotel Memling, responded to this review

Dear Frankgeo, First of all, I would like to thank you for having taken the time to share your comments with us. Please accept my apology for the unpleasant experience you faced with the service and the beer lukewarm experience. Please do not hesitate to contact me, should you need to add more details regarding your stay: srobert@memling.net The team...

Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 21 October 2015

I love the quick turn around of service both at the check in and room service. The response time was good but most importantly is the overral positive attitude across the touch points within the hotel.

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Dear Dama N, First of all, I would like to thank you for having taken the time to share your impressions with us. We are extremely happy that you enjoyed your stay with us and want to thank you for this flawless comment about your stay at the Memling Hotel on Trip Advisor! We are glad to hear that you...

New York City, New York
Reviewed 4 October 2015

Well maintained hotel near the main streets of the city. Ok restaurant, well maintained and clean rooms, with easy access to Air France check in, banks and tour operators at the reception floor - very convenient! Fitness center and well maintained pool. Really good service when it comes to organizing trips to Brazaville (via boat) and leaving from the airport...

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Dear Guest, First of all, I would like to thank you for having taken the time to share your impressions with us. We are extremely happy that you enjoyed your stay with us and want to thank you for this flawless comment about your stay at the Memling Hotel on Trip Advisor! We are glad to hear that you found...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Concierge
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Memling is the five star Hotel of reference in the central business district of Kinshasa. It offers 180 luxury rooms and suites as well as a complete infrastructure to organize all kinds of events.The hotel is the ideal place for every business trip to the Congolese capital. It offers comfortable and sophisticated surroundings, exceptional service and all necessary commodities. The hotel includes two restaurants, five conference rooms, a lobby bar, an outside swimming pool, a fitness center, a commercial gallery and a secured private parking.Always striving to improve the service the Hotel constantly upgrades the facilities to meet all needs of today's clients. It comprises a very high performance Wifi connection as well as a fully equipped business center.The hotel also provides a very efficient outside catering service. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Memling

Address: 5D, Av de la Republique du Tchad | BP 68, Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo
Region: Democratic Republic of the Congo > Kinshasa
Price Range: $286 - $388 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Hotel Memling 5*
Number of rooms: 180
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“vierw on the pool is recommanded”
 of 5 bubbles moreuxjeanb, 23 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The higher you go the quieter it is. Even as a smoker, do not get a smoking room - absolutely disgusting!”
 of 5 bubbles samanthal588, 19 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Don't pay attention to people out of hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles alemoby, 4 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Rooms that face the swimming pool”
 of 5 bubbles Frankgeo, 10 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Rooms are very quiet and good for private business”
 of 5 bubbles daman2014, 21 Oct 2015 | Read review
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