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Sankara Nairobi

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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“rooftop bar”(83 reviews)
“top floor”(28 reviews)
Free Wifi
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Reviewed 7 May 2017

To begin with ,Wo la la!this is the best hotel so far in Nairobi ,talk of affordability ,good service ,nights ,good food ,good vibe ,its convenient to everywhere you wanna go . Talking of the place ,apart from the swimming which is not my favourite...More

Thank Jane N
Response from Sankara N, General Manager at Sankara NairobiResponded 10 May 2017

Dear Jane Nm Thank you for taking the time to review Sankara Nairobi on TripAdvisor. It is wonderful to read that you rate us as the best hotel in Nairobi in regards to service, affordability, food and the overall vibe of Sankara. I am happy...More

Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Oh Sankara where do I even start.I have had the best nights of my life here and the best brunch and catching up with friends here ,The rooftop ambience is just incredible the waiters the bar- tenders the security the Managers,Everyone is just Awesome .My...More

Thank Laviniah F
Response from Sankara N, General Manager at Sankara NairobiResponded 10 May 2017

Dear Laviniah F, Thank you for taking the time to review Sankara Nairobi on TripAdvisor. It is a pleasure to read that you enjoyed your experience at our rooftop bar Sarabi and our signature steakhouse Graze. It's nice to see that you rate us as...More

Reviewed 4 May 2017

First time in Kenya. Hotel was recommended by business partner. Pricey, bur large nice room, BEST COFFEE EVER in the room (yeah we are in Kenya stupid!) with porcelain french coffee press, many restaurants and huge gym, rare in Africa. I have not tried the...More

Thank Philippe D
Response from Sankara N, General Manager at Sankara NairobiResponded 6 May 2017

Dear Philippe D, Thank you for your wonderful review of Sankara Nairobi. It is pleasing to see that you enjoyed your experience with us especially our coffee. We hope during your next visit you have the chance to try out Graze our signature steakhouse. Look...More

Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

I stayed a week in Sankara and must say that the staff at this hotel genuinely do their very best to make you welcome and get the best out of being "out and away" You can book tours and excursions in the lobby and the...More

Thank Kenth Viggo J
Response from Sankara N, General Manager at Sankara NairobiResponded 6 May 2017

Dear Kenth Viggo J, Thank you for taking the time to review Sankara Nairobi. It is a pleasure to read that you enjoyed your experience with us and that the Sankara stars were the main reason for this. We appreciate you recommending us as the...More

Reviewed 1 May 2017

I discovered Nairobi with Sankara hotel and it was a real treat. The location is ideal to get to know the city for a foreigner like me. At least two shopping centres within 5min walk, a couple of restaurants and bars if not at walking...More

Thank Psiklou
Response from Sankara N, General Manager at Sankara NairobiResponded 3 May 2017

Dear Psiklou, Thank you for taking the time to review Sankara Nairobi on TripAdvisor. It is a pleasure to read that you enjoyed your experience at Sankara, especially our rooftop bar Sarabi and our signature steakhouse Graze. We appreciate your comments on our security, this...More

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Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Business Centre with Internet Access
Room Service
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
USD 221 - USD 323 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#4 Family Hotel in Nairobi
#4 Spa Hotel in Nairobi
#4 Business Hotel in Nairobi
#8 Luxury Hotel in Nairobi
#11 Romantic Hotel in Nairobi
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
USD 221 - USD 323 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#4 Family Hotel in Nairobi
#4 Spa Hotel in Nairobi
#4 Business Hotel in Nairobi
#8 Luxury Hotel in Nairobi
#11 Romantic Hotel in Nairobi
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Poonam003
25 April 2017|
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Response from Sankara N | Property representative |
Dear Poonam003, Yes we do have disabled rooms. If you would like to make a reservation or need any further information please contact us via our website. We look forward to welcoming you soon. Have a great day! Warm... More
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Temi A
31 December 2016|
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Response from 790redricka | Reviewed this property |
Request for their hotel van that is big enough for you as a family. Enjoy your stay!
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Egyptphyle
7 September 2015|
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Dear Egyptphyle, Thank you for your email. Moshi has left Sankara Nairobi. Warm Regards, Sankara Nairobi
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"higher floor rooms have a better view."
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"Rooms on the 6th floor facing Jacaranda side"
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"6th floor is the best and the rooms facing the Jacaranda hotel are quieter"
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"The place is easily accessible"
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