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Southern Sun Mayfair Nairobi

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Reviewed 20 November 2016

First of all the best choice I made was to book the room with the "garden", hence I had a small terrace a few steps away from the restaurant at the pool and an amazing peaceful view. The service at the bar was outstanding, it...More

Thank Akima0707
Response from Andrew H, General Manager at Southern Sun Mayfair NairobiResponded 25 November 2016

Dear Akima Thank you so much for your recent visit to Southern Sun Mayfair Nairobi and thank you for your valuable feedback regarding your experience with us. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay and we look forward to welcoming you back to Southern...More

Reviewed 18 November 2016

Very helpful staff and great accommodations. We arrived late in the evening and the staff was very helpful getting us situated in an efficient manor. Accommodations were very good (not the Ritz) but very comfortable for two nights. Restaurant was very good with plenty of...More

Thank Jim Z
Reviewed 14 November 2016

I stayed 2 nights at Southern Sun in Nairobi for an exhibition. Room is comfortable, would need a refresh but nothing to complain about, breakfast excellent at the bar by the pool. Had dinner 2x at the Spur restaurant, good food and service ok. Would...More

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Reviewed 14 November 2016

As we were just passing Nairobi on our way to Safari we had a perfect night at this nice hotel - a good nights sleep, an excellent breakfast and then off! Our kids were sad they had not time to try the pool, maybe next...More

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Reviewed 12 November 2016

Lovely old hotel situated in Nairobi central. Well kept gardens and stunning pools. Staff friendly and helpful but lack professional service. At approx USD 300 per night one would expect same. Rooms have no AC but does have ceiling fan. Room and Bathroom outdated ......More

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Response from Andrew H, General Manager at Southern Sun Mayfair NairobiResponded 25 November 2016

Dear William Thank you so much for your recent visit to Southern Sun Mayfair Nairobi and thank you for your valuable feedback regarding your experience with us. The constructive comments allow us an opportunity to improve and focus on the speed and quality of service....More

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Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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USD 210 - USD 304 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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USD 210 - USD 304 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#1 Casino Hotel in Nairobi
#2 Family Hotel in Nairobi
#8 Business Hotel in Nairobi
#14 Romantic Hotel in Nairobi
#17 Luxury Hotel in Nairobi
Room types
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29 November 2016|
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Response from Stephen T | Reviewed this property |
If you are a guest nothing, but I am not sure what you would pay if you are not a guest or whether they even let non-guest into the hotel to swim. They have a gym for non-guests so I imagine access to the pool is somehow... More
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29 November 2016|
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Response from Enemalm | Reviewed this property |
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4 August 2016|
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Response from Michael P | Property representative |
Dear Jill L Thank you for your interest in Southern Sun Mayfair Nairobi. Travel time from the airport depends on the arrival time of your flight. Kindly advise on what time your flight arrives in order for us to answer... More
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"Stay on ground facing rooms especially the ground floor ones."
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"have two pools so you could ask for a room near the pool at the back towards the car park."
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"always book through the internet, it is much cheaper"
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"Get a room at floor level, away from the water features as the frogs may keep you awake🤣"
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