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Radisson Blu Hotel, Nairobi Upper Hill

Expedia.comUS$184*
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Kampala, Uganda
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I am sure you all have a list where not to stay in a given town or city. I have added Radisson Blu to my list. Here is my story. A friend and I run a small company and we are big on process management and financial detail. One of the measures we have is buying air tickets from the...

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Ronny F, Manager at Radisson Blu Hotel, Nairobi Upper Hill, responded to this review

Dear Henry, thank you for reviewing our hotel on Tripadvisor and please accept our apologies for what has clearly been an underwhelming experience. I have received the feedback from our team and will contact you through a different platform. With kind regards, Ronny.

London
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Reviewed 21 April 2017

We had one nights stay at the beginning and one at the end of our safari and it was a very good experience. The first night the extra kids beds weren't ready, but they fixed that in no time. We arrived very late from the airport and their driver was waiting for us as was a very friendly lady to...

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Ronny F, Manager at Radisson Blu Hotel, Nairobi Upper Hill, responded to this review

Dear Taitin, thank you for taking the time in reviewing our hotel on Tripadvisor and providing us with your positive and constructive views on your stay. We are happy that you enjoyed your 2 different stays with us and that the overall experience of our service and facilities has been great. I have taken note of your initial issue with...

Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

I visited this place in 2016 June with my family. This hotel is the best place to bed its very clean very organized.the staff was very attentive and very kind. I had the best night sleep as the place is a very quiet. The service in this hotel was very good and fast.i would choose this place for business, luxur....

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Ronny F, Manager at Radisson Blu Hotel, Nairobi Upper Hill, responded to this review

Dear Alitwala, thank you for reviewing our hotel on tripadvisor. We are happy to read that you enjoyed your stay with us and we hope to welcome you back to our hotel when your travels bring you to Nairobi in the future. With kind regards, Ronny.

Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

It was a clean, new and secure hotel. There was a decent Gym and bar/dining area. The bedrooms were comfortable clean and spacious. Compared to other hotels in Nairobi the conference centre was very good.

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Ronny F, Manager at Radisson Blu Hotel, Nairobi Upper Hill, responded to this review

Dear AlunBelgrade, thank you for taking the time to review our hotel on Tripadvisor. It is great to read that you enjoyed your stay with us and are happy with the facilities offered. We hope to welcome you back to our hotel when your travels bring you back to Nairobi. With kind regards, Ronny.

Florence, Italy
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

This is a relatively new modern hotel in the new business district of Nairobi. Less traffic congestion to reach coming from the airport. Spacious clean well equipped rooms and ample bathroom. Service is excellent. Breakfast buffet great.

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Ronny F, Manager at Radisson Blu Hotel, Nairobi Upper Hill, responded to this review

Dear CriticallyMe, thank you for taking the time in reviewing our hotel on Tripadvisor. We are glad to read that you enjoyed your stay with us and appreciate the feedback on the services and facilities. We hope to welcome you back to our hotel next time your travels bring you to Nairobi. With kind regards, Ronny.

Brazzaville
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

short visit to Nairobi, but the Hotel is simply fantastic, especially the rooms. Only one point on the very expensive breakfast (30USD!!!) which is really exagerated considering the country. Otherwise perfect stay, even if the site is a bit far from the places with more fun...

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Ronny F, Manager at Radisson Blu Hotel, Nairobi Upper Hill, responded to this review

Dear Kissga, thank you for taking the time in reviewing our hotel on Tripadvisor. We are glad to read that you enjoyed your stay with us and appreciate the feedback on the services and facilities. We have taken note of the remark re the breakfast price and will discuss the same - we generally would offer this included in the...

Laurel, Maryland
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Radisson Blu, located at Upper Hill, Nairobi is very new with great management and secured. Hospitality is great. Provides shuttle service to the World Bank. Very nice Breakfast area, and grill bar. Rooms are superb, and clean.

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Ronny F, Manager at Radisson Blu Hotel, Nairobi Upper Hill, responded to this review

Dear Rajesh, thank you for taking the time in reviewing our hotel on Tripadvisor. We are glad to read that you enjoyed your stay with us and appreciate the feedback on the services and facilities. We hope to welcome you back to our hotel next time your travels bring you to Nairobi. With kind regards, Ronny.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I 've been visiting Nairobi for the past 10 years, I visited more than 9 hotels (4/5 stars) and the Radisson Blu Nairobi upper hill stood out by Far. I was mesmerized with the sofisticated design incorporating Kenya's culture. The lobby has Massai (a Nilotic ethnic group)statues that will blow your mind away. The hotel had a very high security protocol....

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Ronny F, Manager at Radisson Blu Hotel, Nairobi Upper Hill, responded to this review

Dear Badreddine, thank you for taking the time in reviewing our hotel on Tripadvisor. We are happy that you enjoyed your stay with us and appreciate the comments in regards of the design, atmosphere and service you have received from our various colleagues. We hope to welcome you back to our hotel if your travels bring you back to Nairobi...

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I stayed at this hotel for business, and honestly it was poor. Not Radisson quality at all. Room was ok, no complaints there except asked for a king bed, received two twin beds. At dinner, I had a very over cooked roasted chicken and it was beyond edible. It was dry and tasteless. French fries were un-cooked. How can you...

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Ronny F, Manager at Radisson Blu Hotel, Nairobi Upper Hill, responded to this review

Dear Laragazzaturca77, thank you for taking the time in reviewing our hotel on Tripadvisor. Please accept my apologies for what was clearly an underwhelming experience and indeed not what you would expect from Radisson. I have no excuses to make for the poor service that you have received and will discuss the same with my colleagues in both the restaurant...

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The hotel is rather close to the airport. Arrived @ peak hour in Nairobi and got to the hotel under 30mins. Staff is friendly and helpful Hotel has all the amenities you'd want and brand new If you're here for business it is centrally located.

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Ronny F, Manager at Radisson Blu Hotel, Nairobi Upper Hill, responded to this review

Dear Freben, thank you for taking the time in reviewing our hotel on tripadvisor. We are happy to read that you enjoyed your stay with us and your comments in regarding to our colleagues. Thank you once again and we hope to welcome you back when your travels bring you back to Nairobi in the future. With kind regards, Ronny.

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The new Radisson Blu Hotel, Nairobi offers a sophisticated retreat in Upper Hill, the central business district within this commercial centre of East Africa. Enjoy the peace of fresh, spacious rooms in a city renowned for its vibrant culture. Terrace, grill and poolside dining options make flavourful meals a breeze, while the outdoor pool serves as an enticing urban oasis. Grab a drink indoors or out, renew at our wellness centre and host dynamic meetings in world-class conference facilities. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Radisson Blu Hotel, Nairobi Upper Hill

Address: Elgon Road | Upper Hill, Nairobi 00100, Kenya
Region: Kenya > Nairobi
Price Range: $220 - $365 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Radisson Blu Hotel, Nairobi Upper Hill 4*
Number of rooms: 271
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#17 Luxury Hotel in Nairobi
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Rooms to the south gives you better view of the high raise city scrappers.”
RajeshShakya, 21 May 2017 | Read review
“Ask to face the National Park it is prettier and you may get to see the many kites soaring over the hotel.”
  • View from he road facing rooms - Nairobi skyline
  • View from the rear facing rooms with National park on the horizon
  • View from the front facing rooms - beautiful old house.
  • Gorgeous clean and new bathroom
  • two shower options, took me a while to find the ceiling shower button
Taitin, 21 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Fast wi-fi speeds, well lit and classy”
steveaY9786ZF, 24 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Plane spotters can choose Matumbato Rd/South side rooms for views of Wilson Airport. Views of the city is on Elgon Rd / North Side.”
  • Night time view from a room on the Elgon Rd / North Side
B1zTraveller, 14 Mar 2017 | Read review
“None really. The room I stayed in was quite perfect. Maybe a room facing the rear.”
salilatwork, 25 Feb 2017 | Read review
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