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    Sankara Nairobi

    Woodvale Grove, Westlands, Nairobi 00606, Kenya
    011 254 20 4208000
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    • Excellent60%
    • Very good29%
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    “champagne bar” (21 reviews)
    “roof top bar” (36 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast Buffet
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    Rooftop Bar
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    5.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

    I've stayed over at the Sankara many times for extended periods and it's a top location. Impeccable services and top quality. Would never hesitate to go with family either, excellent facilities, food and very friendly staff.More

    Thank AfricaExpeditionOne
    Response from Sankara N, General Manager at Sankara NairobiResponded 17 September 2016

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking your time to share a review of your Sankara experience on TripAdvisor and for being a loyal guest. We are glad that you have always had wonderful experiences during your visits thanks to great service from our friendly staff,...More

    Reviewed 6 September 2016

    I popped into Sankara a while back for lunch for the very first time. The place is very beautiful. I enjoyed the lunch served by courteous and friendly staff. Would definitely like to taste how a stay would feel like :)More

    Thank rodneykiarie
    Response from Sankara N, General Manager at Sankara NairobiResponded 17 September 2016

    Dear Rodney, Thank you for sharing a review of your visit to Sankara on TripAdvisor. Our main goal is to ensure that our guests carry with them memorable experiences and in your case I believe we were able to do that. We are glad you...More

    Reviewed 4 September 2016

    Excellent staff, tranquil and breathtaking views of the sunset on Nairobi skyscrapers, the rooftop bar is a great place to be over the weekend, they have a lovely DJ and the food was delicious try their grilled salmon on hand cut fries and a side...More

    Thank hasslulu
    Response from Sankara N, General Manager at Sankara NairobiResponded 17 September 2016

    Dear Hasslulu, Thank you for taking the time to share your review on TripAdvisor. We are glad that you had a great experience at the Sarabi Pool and Supper Club and that our team there took great care of you. I have shared your compliments...More

    Reviewed 3 September 2016

    Stayed here twice in the space of 2 weeks in August. Overall, I liked the hotel for the great location close to lots of good restaurants and the Sarit Centre shopping mall. Good security. Mostly friendly staff at entrance, check-in, in the restaurants, at the...More

    Thank RonO-in-CA
    Response from Sankara N, General Manager at Sankara NairobiResponded 17 September 2016

    Dear Rono, Thank you for taking your time to share a review of your stay on TripAdvisor. At Sankara, we always aim to ensure that all our guests have the best experiences whilst staying with us. I am glad that our amenities, security, location and...More

    Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

    Great service and very welcoming staff our waiter Julius was amazing. Made us very comfortable. Had a great time and like the rooms. Very safe and like the fact that their room keys don't have room numbers on them .More

    Thank Tushabomwe S
    Response from Sankara N, General Manager at Sankara NairobiResponded 2 September 2016

    Dear Tushabomwe, Thank you for sharing your wonderful review of your visit to Sankara of TripAdvisor. We are glad that you had a great experience during your stay. It is always a pleasure to read such reviews as they serve as a motivation to us....More

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Room Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Heated pool
    • Outdoor pool
    • Price range
    • US$205 - US$282 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #4 Spa Hotel in Nairobi
    • #4 Business Hotel in Nairobi
    • #5 Luxury Hotel in Nairobi
    • #10 Family Hotel in Nairobi
    • #11 Romantic Hotel in Nairobi
    • Room types
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    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 156
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    • Nairobi
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    24 April 2017|
    Response from Sankara N | Property representative |
    Dear Poonam003, Yes we do have disabled rooms. If you would like to make a reservation or need any further information please contact us via our website. We look forward to welcoming you soon. Have a great day! Warm... More
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    31 December 2016|
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    Response from 790redricka | Reviewed this property |
    Request for their hotel van that is big enough for you as a family. Enjoy your stay!
    6 September 2015|
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    Dear Egyptphyle, Thank you for your email. Moshi has left Sankara Nairobi. Warm Regards, Sankara Nairobi
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    "Nice workout room, pool and spa too"
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    "I loved the rooms on the upper floors. Quiet and excellent view"
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