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The Strand Hotel

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  • Excellent0%
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  • Average12%
  • Poor24%
  • Terrible43%
23 Aug 2017
“Worst Hotel Ever, No water, broken doors and Hazardous Shower/ Bathroom”
31 May 2017
“Value for sure”
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3 Star accommodation
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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

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

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

Thank PAUL L
Reviewed January 6, 2017

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...More

Thank Delta Tours Ken... A
Reviewed December 5, 2016

In a word....grim. I travel a lot and usually opt for mid range hotels. I don't expect a lot but The Strand, for what they charge, was very disappointing. Tiny room. No fans or A/C, so dank and smelly. Paper thin mattress. Toilet that did...More

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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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"All rooms are good. Balcony one being the best."
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"Don't stay here."
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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..."
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"wifi was free but we didn't use it"
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