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The Strand Hotel

  • Excellent0%
  • Very good21%
  • Average12%
  • Poor24%
  • Terrible43%
  • 2 days ago
    “Run down, poor value hotel”
  • Aug. 23, 2017
    “Worst Hotel Ever, No water, broken doors and Hazardous Shower/ Bathroom”
Gandhi Avenue Nairobi West, Nairobi 00300 Kenya See on map
Free Wifi
Non-Smoking Rooms
Room Service
Family Rooms
3 Star accommodation
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Shuttle Bus Service
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
US$53 - US$80 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Kenya > Nairobi
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This hotel would have been fine at the Kenyan rate of $30 but I paid $80+ after tax. Paint peeling in bathroom, tiny room, noisy, right next to mosque so you hear calk to pray loudly at 4 am. Definitely a ripoff.
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I couldnt even sleep in the room, the bug was bug infested, ceiling was about to fall, shower head had wires taped and windows did not even have a handle.... worst of all was the hotel staff and manager who didnt seem to care after we have booked two weeks prior telling us they c
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The price was right and it was ok. I can't understand the negative reviews by people with unreasonable expectations. It was clean, and the food from the restaurant was good. Sure it's not the Hilton, and there were some hiccups with the wifi and the flushing of the toilet but the
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No running water in room!

I woke up to find that I had no running water. Staff offered me another room to shower. This may be Africa, but it is simply unacceptable if you are paying 5000KSH for a room.
Otherwise a basic hotel. Staff were pleasant.

Very disappointed. Won't be r
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This is a Budget hotel, for people who are on Business trips, sports, educational trips, medical related trips and budget holiday travelers. Book directly from email, call directly or Pay at the upcoming Airport office on Arrival. The strand hotel staff will receive you pick you
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Mosquito netting provided
ceiling in the bathroom
bed in the room
old bedsheets they are literally tired
bedside drawer
Contacts and directions from the Airport.
Nairobi West, Gandhi Avenue is the address Mobile: +254 722 886769/ 734 886769 Tel : +254 20 2640832/3/4/5 Just jump on a taxi from the airport or contact the hotel for a pickup. In the hotel-ALWAYS keep Your valuables with You! They will steal whatever is laying around.
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"All rooms are good. Balcony one being the best."
"Don't stay here."
"Try to get a room in the back of the building, street front rooms are subject to all the noise from traffic and night life."
"wifi was free but we didn't use it"
"The rooms on the eastern side like Room 218 which I have stayed are quieter."
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