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Sarova Stanley

Jumia TravelUSD 180*
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#8 of 164 Hotels in Nairobi
Certificate of Excellence
11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
USD 215*
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

Good hotel with an excellent service ( staff is really the add value of the hotel). My room was clean but very aged , the bathroom was terribly ugly small and inadequate for a 5 stars hotel. Stayed only one night I will try again hoping in a better room. Pool restaurant is good, second floor bar very nice. WiFi...

1Thank Carlo_diver
Essex UK
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Having stayed at different hotels in nairobi over the years and feeling they were very over priced for what they actually provide, we were recommended the Sarova Stanley as it was close to my meetings. Definitely the best hotel we have stayed at there. I managed to get a really good deal from searching the internet (could afford their quoted...

Thank TrevorWEssexUK
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

It's a very old hotel which they're proud of, however it seems they forgot that the older it gets the more maintenance is required. I kept on waking in the middle of the night full of sweat due to the AC failure; leave all that a side, what is even worse is their staff and precisely the manager - Lucy!...

Thank ElAtallah
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I very rarely write reviews but I have to say this is one of the best hotels I've ever stayed at! Everyone super friendly and curtious and so helpful. Hotel is 'seasoned' but kept immaculate and tasteful. Great pool, adequate gym with the latest equipment and very clean. The Thai restaurant is unbelievable and very fast - make sure you...

Thank Shaun1958
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Sarova serena offers great breakfast and the staff are v.friendly and professional. Especially Lilian and Elizabeth at the reception. They made us feel welcome on our 9 week stay. We couldn't have picked a better hotel.

Thank Jemmie B
Bologna, Italy
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good location for business trips Warm old style hotel that could use a face lift Staff friendly and helpful with a couple of exceptions Rooms comfortable and clean Would be nice to drop the carpeted floors for healthier wood or tile flooring Nice selection of restaurants Decent value for money

Thank Gilda R
Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You can't leave the hotel premises after about 7 PM as is is not safe for tourists. So this hotel is perfect as it is in the centre of a business district. well maintained and decorated. good food. courteous staff.

Thank Yogesh K
Paolo M, General Manager at Sarova Stanley, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your support and patronage of Sarova Stanley and for the time taken to share you experience with us. Nairobi is like any other major city and necessary precaution is required. Kindly let us know when you are with us again and our concierge team will assist with your city exploration. We look forward to hosting...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The place was ambient and the staff was lovely, especially one Elizabeth. The burgers we also awesome , the cocktails we also really good. Overall a nice place to sample burgers at the ongoing Nairobi burger fest.

1Thank Eric T
Paolo M, General Manager at Sarova Stanley, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your support and patronage of Sarova Stanley and for the time taken to share your experience with us. We are glad to note that you enjoyed our burger festival and look forward to hosting you again in the near future.

Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome one night stay loved it Faith on reception checked us in with a huge Kenyan smile Awesome place in the centre of Nairobi life 😋 The food was good and was the bar and staff we were made welcome from the moment we arrived till the moment we left

Thank IanHuntCPt
Paolo M, General Manager at Sarova Stanley, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your support and patronage of sarova Stanley and for the time taken to share your experience with us. We are glad to note that once again our associates lived up to our service promise and delivered refreshing African hospitality allowing you a memorable experience. We have taken the liberty and recognized Ms. Faith for her...

Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent customer service. Look for one great Titus Mumina! Tasty variety of cuisines served in a beautifully done setup with friendly chefs. A swimming pool, fitness club and a wide sitting space is everyone's dream. This is the place to be.

Paolo M, General Manager at Sarova Stanley, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your support and patronage of Sarova Stanley and for the time taken to share your experience with us. We are glad to note that once again our associates have lived up to our service promise, of Refreshing African Hospitality and ensured that you had a wonderful time with us. We have taken recognized Mr. Mumina...

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  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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Exchange Bar
Exchange Bar
Cuisines: Bar, Pub
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Minibar
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Kenya’s first luxury hotel, Sarova Stanley opened its elegant doors in 1902. Since then, it has been making history- hosting royal safaris and legendary personalities such as Edward Prince of Wales and Ernest Hemingway. Today, as the hotel enters its second century, it continues to maintain its unique heritage and provides state-of-the-art services and facilities for business and leisure travelers. All guestrooms are a blend of luxurious Victorian grandeur and modern comfort. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sarova Stanley

Address: Corner of Kenyatta Avenue and Kimathi Street | PO Box 30680, Nairobi 00100, Kenya
Region: Kenya > Nairobi
Price Range: $180 - $312 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Sarova Stanley 5*
Number of rooms: 217
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Also Known As:
Sarova Stanley Hotel Nairobi
Sarova Stanley Nairobi
Hotel Style:
#2 Family Hotel in Nairobi
#3 Business Hotel in Nairobi
#3 Romantic Hotel in Nairobi
#5 Spa Hotel in Nairobi
#8 Luxury Hotel in Nairobi
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“For executive meetings, ask for Patterson or Huxley rooms. The ambience is exceptional.”
ISAVWAISAAC, 4 May 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a room with good WiFi signal and a double bed.”
WillemS320, 16 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Rooms facing the streets have nice views but noisy, inside rooms are quitter, corner rooms are preferable.”
charalambosk2015, 14 Mar 2017 | Read review
“The right side of the hotel offers good view to the activities on the CBD -Street”
ChristianMedupin, 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
“high room for a better view. Make sure there is no construction going on.”
peterfF9940GL, 9 Mar 2017 | Read review
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