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Tamarind Tree Hotel

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  • Average13%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Tamarind Tree Hotel is ideally located just 5 kms to the southwest of Nairobi within the spacious Carnivore grounds and its iconic Carnivore Restaurant. The hotel offers easy access to all parts of the city, its national park, as well as to the country’s many diverse attractions via the neighbouring Wilson Airport and Southern Bypass. The nearby Langata and Karen suburbs are among the liveliest and most popular in Nairobi with world-class shopping malls and excellent restaurants. Tamarind Tree Hotel is perfect for both the business and leisure traveller. Our world-class amenities will ensure your meetings are effortless and successful, whilst our outstanding leisure facilities and genuine service ensures that all our guests experience the very best of Tamarind hospitality.
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Wilson Airport2 km
Jomo Kenyatta Intl Airport14 km
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All reviews wilson airport clean heated pool baby pool newly built hotel carnivore restaurant friendly hotel domestic airport up to date giraffe sanctuary public areas yogurt national park security staff hotel room en route excellent location short stay
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Reviewed yesterday

Clean spacious-enough rooms, good friendly and helpful staff. We checked in late in the night and the staff was helpful and friendly. The dinner buffet had no variety but the breakfast spread was awesome and more than made up for it! Hotel is located a...More

Thank Nivedita S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Admittedly, as local residents, neither my husband nor myself have stayed in this hotel. Our review is based solely on our regular visits to the restaurant and bar lounge area - the location is very convenient for us to visit after a long day of...More

Thank Mtende710
Response from StJohnK2, General Manager at Tamarind Tree HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Mtende, Sincere thanks for your review, greatly appreciated. Our apologies for the slow service you experienced. We are in the process of increasing our bar staff and service staff numbers to make sure that a similar situation is not repeated. The evening in question...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at Tamarind tree twice when first arriving in Nairobi and before flying out. The hotel is located perfectly for visits to the giraffe center, the elefant sanctuary and Karen Blixens old residence. Also right next to Wilson airport so ideal for the traveller...More

Thank pilbisbjerg
Response from StJohnK2, General Manager at Tamarind Tree HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Pilbisbjerg, Sincere thanks for your 5 Star review and wonderful comments on our Hotel. Greatly appreciated. Best wishes, St John GM and The Team

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have had nothing but excellent treatment and service at this hotel Considering I travel for businesses I know what to look for in a hotel The last 3 stays here I have not suffered a single health issue what a relief not to carry...More

Thank Mannymastadon
Response from StJohnK2, Manager at Tamarind Tree HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Manny, Sincere thanks for your 5-star review and wonderful comments, greatly appreciates. Thank you for staying with us for such long periods when you are in Nairobi. Hope you had a pleasant trip home to Canada. We look forward to welcoming you back in...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely hotel. Staff were friendly and helpful. Very close to the domestic airport. Food was great and rooms were fine . Not very busy so seemed as though there was a lot of staff for few people. Would recommend

Thank Jo-Ann B
Response from StJohnK2, General Manager at Tamarind Tree HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Jo-Anne Sincere thanks for your 4 Star review of our Hotel and your wonderful comments. Best Wishes St John GM and The Team

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Esther K
October 26, 2018|
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Response from VikInd | Reviewed this property |
Best to check direct at the hotel. If room are available this should not be a problem.
October 18, 2018|
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Response from VikInd | Reviewed this property |
There is a complimentary transfer to and from Carnivore if you are a hotel guest. Check with your agent.
April 17, 2018|
Response from StJohnK2 | Property representative |
Dear Ralph, Thanks for your enquiry. Our hotel is in a great location if you are travelling from Watamu either by car or flight . We are located on the same grounds as the Carnivore Restaurant Langata, 5 minutes from Wilson... More
Room Tips
"No views, so maybe choose a room facing inside, the garden etc. All rooms are quiet and safe, even the..."
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"A room viewing the pool site of the hotel could be preferred if you are not into plane spotting ;)"
4 weeks ago
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"All good quality. Large rooms with large beds."
Oct. 5, 2018
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"All the rooms are of a high quality."
Sep. 9, 2018
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US$155 - US$223 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
KenyaNairobiNairobi Central Business District
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