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  • Feb. 9, 2018
    “after 4 years, i returned to the t140, my home away from home”
  • Oct. 14, 2015
    “Fantastic Stay....home away from home”
Runda, Nairobi Kenya See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
Room Service
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Reviewed February 9, 2018

the t-140 is my preferred place to stay when i am in Nairobi.this is well located in a very lush green part of town, vclose to the un premises in Nairobi. staff is extremely helpful, the owbner extremely friendly, the food is excellent. the rooms...More

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Reviewed October 14, 2015

I was on a business / leisure trip to Nairobi and had the opportunity to stay at The - 140 for 15 days from 25th September 2015 to 10th October 2015 and it was a fantastic experience. Eva and Charles who own the place are...More

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Reviewed September 15, 2015

Was supposed to stay for 16 nights but only stayed for 1 night due to disappointment of the guesthouse. The place is cluttered and dusty. There is an array of artifacts and plastic flowers all over the place ( lounge, dining room & allocated rooms),...More

Thank Sandra D
Response from The140, Owner at The 140Responded September 17, 2015

Clearly a rogue review – the litany of purported shortcomings has no basis and is in stark contrast with the overwhelmingly positive comments from other travellers. Sometimes, an establishment like ours has to let go guests who are creating a toxic environment for other guests,...More

Reviewed September 12, 2015

Only a few rooms (5) in a villa in the middle of a tropical garden.The guests are handpicked by the (european) owners.The villa and the neighbourhood are safe because of the nearby UN + the Turcish Embassador resides next door.Via Kiambu Road and Thika Highway...More

1  Thank Günther D
Response from The140, Owner at The 140Responded September 15, 2015

Gunther, many thanks for your review comments. We are delighted that you and your spouse enjoyed your stay with us and look forward to hosting you again. We strive to provide an oasis of solace and comfort to international travellers to Gigiri and Runda neighbourhoods...More

Reviewed May 12, 2015

I stayed for 5 nights at the end of April. This is an excellent guest house. The owners and the staff are extremely helpful and nice. The garden is beautiful and I enjoyed the wonderful cooking too. You cannot go wrong with the 140.

1  Thank Stephen T
Response from The140, Owner at The 140Responded May 13, 2015

It was great to have you as our guest, Stephen, and we are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us. We wish you all the very best, and look forward to hosting you again some time in future.

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The property is a 5-bedroom house with a large garden. This facility is available for use only by residents and expected guests, ensuring your privacy when you stay with us. Each of the bedrooms is self-contained, More with shower, bathtub and free WiFi internet. It is ideal for travellers who prefer home comforts instead of staying in a hotel. Our rates start at US$80 for the standard room. Less
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$100 - US$200 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Kenya > Nairobi
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
US$100 - US$200 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Kenya > Nairobi
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"upstair rooms are the best"
Feb. 9, 2018
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"Corner rooms are airy and get plenty of sunshine"
Nov. 11, 2013
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"All rooms seems to be good."
Feb. 5, 2013
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"All rooms are terrific. If you don't / can't navigate a flight of stairs, there is a guest room on..."
Mar. 24, 2012
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