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The Strand Hotel

Traveller (13)
Room & Suite (8)
Dining (2)

Overview

  • Excellent0%
  • Very good20%
  • Average14%
  • Poor23%
  • Terrible43%
  • 3 weeks ago
    “Its Okay”
  • Dec. 13, 2018
    “Run down, poor value hotel”
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free parking
Restaurant
Room service
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
Concierge
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

the rooms are okay but you can't stay for long. The location is perfect, close to the city. Friendly workers are willing to assist you at any time. I would recommend this hotel to any solo travelers..

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank erickinyeki
Reviewed December 13, 2018 via mobile

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.

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank franco5
Reviewed August 23, 2017

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...More

Date of stay: July 2017
Thank sgiftnkosi
Reviewed May 31, 2017

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...More

Date of stay: May 2017
Thank nickbrindisi
Reviewed April 14, 2017 via mobile

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...More

Date of stay: April 2017
Thank PAUL L
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Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Room service
Free parking
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Laundry Service
Meeting rooms
Shuttle Bus Service
Room types
Family Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Family Rooms
Number of rooms
50
Price range
US$40 - US$81 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Kenya > Nairobi
Hotel class
Room types
Family Rooms
Number of rooms
50
Price range
US$40 - US$81 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Kenya > Nairobi

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Traveller (13)
Room & Suite (8)
Dining (2)
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Dempsey1976
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Response from Alvaarao | Reviewed this property |
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... More
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Room Tips

"All rooms are good. Balcony one being the best."
deltatourskenyaa
Jan. 6, 2017
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"Don't stay here."
MarthinusCapeTown
Nov. 11, 2015
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"Try to get a room in the back of the building, street front rooms are subject to all the noise from traffic..."
Marla001
Aug. 8, 2015
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"wifi was free but we didn't use it"
16july
Oct. 27, 2014
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