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catania
Reviewed 31 May 2012

I was in Shalom House for the months of April and May 2012 on a work holiday. in a busy context that is a characteristic Nairobi city, Shalom presented a wonderful and serene environment that facilitates both relax and concentration. as a social enterprise of Koinonia Community its service to the marginalized members of the society is quite an inspiration....

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Jerusalem
Reviewed 14 March 2012

I was in Shalom House with four friends, attendind an international conference nearby. The rooms are clean, food abundant and well prepared.Above all the staff is friendly and helpful, always smiling and ready to assist, and in a difficult town like Nairobi this is a great value for money.

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Manila, Philippines
Reviewed 1 March 2012

I was in Kenya last year ago for some journalistic work. In Nairobi, I stayed at Shalom House. It is managed by Koinonia, a socially-minded community whose earnings are used to support the under-privileged, especially street children. Shalom House is a rather new building, located in a good city’s area. It is a haven of quietness and safety. The installations...

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Lecco, Italy
Reviewed 22 February 2012

I was in Shalom House for two weeks in August 2010 on holidays and to visit some social project of Koinonia Community. The rooms are clean and the personnel very friendly and helpful. The food is well prepared and abundant. The big secure garden a welcome relax after the hectic ways of Nairobi. A great value for money. An homely...

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Canterbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 February 2012

This was part of our first trip to Kenya and we couldn't have been more impressed. The place is well-situated, the staff are friendly and helpful, and the food and rooms are more than adequate. We were impressed and would recommend this to anyonw who asked.

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Lusaka
Reviewed 19 February 2012

i was there on business and the staff are really excellent: understanding, polite, considerate and attentive to guests' needs. The place is safe and in a secure environment very close town. The rooms are great and the food: you gona leak your fingers.

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Milan, Italy
Reviewed 19 February 2012

i visited shalom house for the first time in 2001...it was under construction! I flew back to Nairobi in 2004 and stayed there for 3 weeks with my husband. it's a comfortable place, hot water ,nice and clean single, double or multiple rooms. The conforts of the hotels at a cheaper price! People are kind and open to help you...

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Salvador, BA
Reviewed 15 February 2012

You have all the services that are needed: spatious and clean rooms, Internet, good service, green yard to relax, two restaurants.

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Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
Reviewed 11 February 2012

I had a very good experience at Shalom House. The facilities were clean & spacious, the atmosphere was warm & friendly and the staff were courteous & professional at all times. I can recommend it without any hesitation.

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milano
Reviewed 9 February 2012

I was in shalom house for long periods since 2006 (up to sept 2011). it is a safe and welcoming place. the staff is friendly, discreet and available to meet your every need. shalom house has a wireless connection and a very efficient taxi service, meeting spaces and a very quiet garden. and the cuisine at "baraza café" is very...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Shalom House offers African Hospitality for business, workshops, conferences, seminars and lectures. It also houses accommodation facilities that are pocket friendly. If you are looking to do a wedding, then our beautiful garden with a well-manicured lawn is the place for you. At a minimal fee, you will enjoy high speed wireless broadband internet (WIFI) be it in your room, in the conference halls or at our garden or restaurants. Located just 7km from Nairobi City Centre and only a 35 minutes drive from Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, it is the ideal place to be away from the busy and noisy environment of the city centre. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Shalom House

Address: P.O.Box 21255, Nairobi 00505, Kenya
Region: Kenya > Nairobi
Price Range: $35 - $112 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 14
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“Ask for a room with a balcony. These all face the courtyard.”
 of 5 bubbles A1434CXsusanc, 18 Dec 2015 | Read review
“The rooms on second floor are quieter than the others as they are way above and helps avoid the noise from the neighborhood”
  • Beautiful Garden for Outdoors enjoyment
 of 5 bubbles Lifession, 12 Jun 2014 | Read review
“All rooms are practically furnished and luckely with mosquitonets as there where many mosquitos. All rooms with attached bathroom an hot water. As far as I know there are no AC availiable. And also not nessesary as nights in Nairobi are still comfortable temperature wise... Internet connection on the 2nd floor better then on 1st floor. Rooms to the garden side are a bit lounder then rooms towards the garden. Desk is very helpful and patiant. i like the mixture of guests as it is not a total posh "muznugu place".”
 of 5 bubbles 187371Mimi2011, 11 Jan 2014 | Read review
“Don't pick a room that face the back-side garage....dogs bark all night long.”
  • Bedroom, lots of mosquitos
  • Basic washroom facilities
  • Double single bed
 of 5 bubbles KennyK531, 3 Sep 2013 | Read review
“Rooms in wing A are bigger.”
 of 5 bubbles bokadab, 31 May 2012 | Read review
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