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Epsom, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I arrived late evening after a long flight and was shown to a room that had a lot of mosquitoes in it, despite there being a plug-in anti-bug device. No net was provided. The corners of the room and the floor weren't clean. The bedside shelf was coming away from the wall so I couldn't put water or clock on...

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Pennsylvania
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We love staying here. The rooms are comfortable, the food is tasty, and the staff are friendly. But the best part is the beauty and peace of the gardens. There are many lovely spots to sit outside and enjoy the flowers, trees, and lovely landscaping. It is a treat to be served a meal out on the lawn. After the...

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Horsham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great place to stay, relaxed atmosphere and attentive staff. Lovely combination of Kenyan and Western comfort. Every request or need was met with grace, kindness and efficiency. Will definitely return on my next visit to Nairobi.

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Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I always enjoy staying in Amani Gardens. Reservation staff is happy to arrange taxi to/from airport in advance. It is located in westland and the accommodation is value for money. Rooms are clean and spacious, good breakfast to start your day and restaurant is okay but i prefer to go out for lunch and dinner but i am so grateful...

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Reviewed 22 December 2016

I went to the restaurant but not to reserve hotel, so I have no idea about the living part. It's a quiet place in Nairobi, there is a beautiful garden. There is enormous of flowers and two swings, so it's a good place to stay with friends and kids. And during this time, the weather is comfortable, so it's nice...

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Winnipeg, Canada
Reviewed 2 November 2016

I recently stayed here for 5 nights in one of the rooms with a veranda facing the gardens. The rooms and facilities are simple and very comfortable. They have an updated tennis/basketball court and plenty of garden seating, which allows guests to spend most of their time outside. For those travelling with children, there is a small playground area and...

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Musoma, Tanzania
Reviewed 30 October 2016

My family and I have stayed at Amani Gardens (Mennonite Guest House) numerous times. Most times it has been lovely and relaxing. Over the past few years they have been trying to expand their business and recent visits have shown and expanded restaurant and more use of the tennis facilities for lessons or something. Our most recent stay was over...

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Chilliwack, Canada
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for one night on a getaway from my home in Addis Ababa. Amazing oasis in the middle of the city- gorgeous gardens and places to relax. Staff kinda and considerate. Do yourself a favour and have one of the milkshakes. amazing !!!

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Juba, South Sudan
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

A garden heaven in the middle of the bustling city madness :) Well organised and maintained. We stayed in the older smaller rooms with shared bathroom. the beds were very comfortable and rooms have own basin. Newer block with balconies by garden look gorgeous. Very nice tennis/basketball court. no swimming pool but it's too cold in Nairobi mostly anyway. Breakfast...

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Saskatoon, Canada
Reviewed 13 August 2016

This was just a garden-centered guest house--includes breakfast (even custom-ordered omelets), within safe walking distance of a shopping mall, and in a quiet neighbourhood. Hosts were very helpful; front desk staff seemed to be able to organize anything from taxis (set price) to ordering ground coffee, to knowing times for most places to visit. We were able to leave luggage...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Family Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Amani Gardens Inn, formerly the Mennonite Guest House has a 50-year reputation of warm hospitality and quiet gardens. Located in Westlands, our guest house is situated conveniently close to major shopping malls, banking centers, and restaurants, yet the place still retains the feel of a retreat in the countryside with our old English-style buildings and ancient trees. You can spend the morning quietly reading under a 100-year old jacaranda tree, or hop in a taxi and be exploring down town a few minutes later. Amani means peace in Swahili which is a distinctive of the Mennonites. We hope you will find our gardens a peaceful oasis in the middle of a bustling city. Amani means peace in Kiswahili. Spacious gardens, friendly staff, and traditional American food bring our guests back again and again. Amani Gardens is under the Mennonite Board of East Africa. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Amani Gardens Inn

Address: 71 Church Road, Westlands, Nairobi 00800, Kenya (Formerly Mennonite Guesthouse)
Region: Kenya > Nairobi
Number of rooms: 24
Also Known As:
Mennonite Guesthouse Hotel Nairobi
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“It was difficult to access wi-fi in the rooms further away from the main lobby (in the two story lodge).”
 of 5 bubbles SimplyGrace128, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ground floor patios”
 of 5 bubbles mikeandfranw, 12 Aug 2016 | Read review
“I had a room with a shared bath and shower. It worked out fine. My colleague had a bathroom ensuite which she liked-- plenty of options. There is a special rate for those from East Africa.”
 of 5 bubbles Mutanu, 18 Jun 2016 | Read review
“I can recommend new wing, second floor (then you have a balcony overlooking the garden)”
 of 5 bubbles 476emmae, 25 May 2016 | Read review
“Wonderful room. We were told we had the honeymoon suite. It felt like it!”
 of 5 bubbles J1733RQdanielw, 2 Mar 2016 | Read review
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