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    Lake View Studios

    58 Lake View Drive | Lake View Estate, Nairobi 00621, Kenya
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    04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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      2 adults
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          Reviewed 8 February 2016 via mobile

          I spent 1 week in these apartments. WIFI only worked the day I left. Pressure of the shower is totally insufficient, some days only drops of water. Curtains of the shower need a change when you see they are beggining to be not so clean....More

          1  Thank David R
          Response from Ikweta-Safari, Owner at Lake View Studios

          We appreciate and are grateful to have been able to host this guest for a week. However, it is unfortunate that his visit coincided with a period when we had serious challenges with our Internet service, and a number of other issues which we refer...More

          Reviewed 16 November 2015

          We stayed for ten days, and were glad we chose these studios on the basis of the quiet location and the reasonable prices. The room was smallish but not too small, with a small well-equipped kitchen area, plus a table and seats just outside in...More

          1  Thank Colin A
          Response from Ikweta-Safari, Owner at Lake View Studios

          Your review highlights key features of our Lake View Studios which are situated in a safe and secure gated residential neighborhood of Nairobi. Our gardens are lush with vegetation and plants as is our neighbourhood. As you affirm, we are offering quality affordable accommodation and...More

          Reviewed 9 June 2015

          stayed almost a week and enjoyed my stay at Lake View Studios. The Naivasha is actually a one bedroom apartment, quaint and functional. The staff is friendly and available, and the position is close enough to Westlands through a road that doesn't experience ridiculous Nairobi...More

          1  Thank ImprimisTravelDesign
          Response from ikweta1, Owner at Lake View Studios

          Appreciate your positive review and recommending Lake View Studios to other travelers. Each of our studios is designed with its own character and convenience. The pleasant outdoor seating area by Naivasha studio gets sun from morning until afternoon weather permitting. You happened to have stayed...More

          Reviewed 3 April 2015

          I have stayed at Lake View Studios 4 times, and it is the best value for money and the most convenient Guest house for me. The staff of Lake View is always very helpful and nice, the room are in Excellent conditions and well equipped,...More

          1  Thank Julien M
          Response from Ikweta-Safari, Owner at Lake View Studios

          From one of our Loyal Guests, your review means a lot. You are spot on with your comments! Yes indeed, Lake View Studios provide affordable quality accommodation, value for money along with style and convenience.

          Reviewed 5 March 2015

          I would like to rate this property as good but there isn't a category for that. It's better than average - but not very good for our visitors! Some suggestions: Although basically good value for the money, there are lots of cats all over -...More

          Thank Rosemary K
          Response from Ikweta-Safari, Owner at Lake View Studios

          Thanks for your review and suggestions. Lake View Studios are part of the iKWETA brand of tourism products and services promoting affordable safari luxury and value for money in environments noted for natural elegance, style and convenience. As you point out, there is a restaurant...More

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          • Top amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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          • Free Parking
          • Laundry Service
          • Concierge
          • Room amenities
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Price range
          • USD 31 - USD 46 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Room types
          • Kitchenette ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 6
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          "Choose one of the rooms facing the front of the property. The bigger room, facing the back, is quite cramped..."
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          "not sure but I think all the rooms should be good."
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          "All rooms are very nice"
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          "The smaller rooms are cramped, so worth paying the extra KShs 1000-2000 for a larger room. Magadi is my..."
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