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Southern Sun Mayfair Nairobi

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Reviewed November 26, 2016

Everything went really fine. Friendly staff. Interesting hotel building and beautiful interior design. This one is not a cold modern building. Breakfast and dinner with Kenyan specialties were truly remarkable. African atmosphere. Very good location especially for business travelers.

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Reviewed November 24, 2016

Good intermediate level hotel in Nairobi. Convenient location in between CBD and Westlands. Hotel is aging and rooms need an upgrade, specially the bathroom is seriously dated. However there seems to be OK maintenance so everything works. Feels just very 1980s (or so). Hotel has...More

Thank Antti R
Response from Andrew H, General Manager at Southern Sun Mayfair NairobiResponded November 24, 2016

Dear Antti Thank you so much for your recent visit to Southern Sun Mayfair Nairobi and thank you for your valuable feedback regarding your experience with us. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay overall, especially the extensive gardens. Your comments regarding our bathroom...More

Reviewed November 23, 2016

Everything was spot on and got value for money. The rooms Were Spacious and well maintained, Service was top class, very Serene and Quite Environment, Food was nice and the Hotel is Easily accessible to Westlands and the CBD.

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Reviewed November 21, 2016

Great Staff and Breakfast was wonderful--but bathroom is in major need of updating and repair. Beautiful grounds. Cost was a special I received as I was there to check out for Friends. Value for money was okay because I received special rate--but overall needs rooms--especially...More

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Thank Tony M
Response from Andrew H, General Manager at Southern Sun Mayfair NairobiResponded November 24, 2016

Dear Tony Thank you so much for your recent visit to Southern Sun Mayfair Nairobi and thank you for your valuable feedback regarding your experience with us. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay overall, especially the gardens that offer an tranquil break from...More

Reviewed November 19, 2016

First of all the best choice I made was to book the room with the "garden", hence I had a small terrace a few steps away from the restaurant at the pool and an amazing peaceful view. The service at the bar was outstanding, it...More

Thank Akima0707
Response from Andrew H, General Manager at Southern Sun Mayfair NairobiResponded November 24, 2016

Dear Akima Thank you so much for your recent visit to Southern Sun Mayfair Nairobi and thank you for your valuable feedback regarding your experience with us. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay and we look forward to welcoming you back to Southern...More

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Pool
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Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Business Centre with Internet Access
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
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Concierge
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Room types
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Details
Price range
US$210 - US$305 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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#1 Casino Hotel in Nairobi
#2 Family Hotel in Nairobi
#8 Business Hotel in Nairobi
#14 Romantic Hotel in Nairobi
#16 Luxury Hotel in Nairobi
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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November 29, 2016|
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Response from Stephen T | Reviewed this property |
If you are a guest nothing, but I am not sure what you would pay if you are not a guest or whether they even let non-guest into the hotel to swim. They have a gym for non-guests so I imagine access to the pool is somehow... More
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November 29, 2016|
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August 4, 2016|
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Response from Michael P | Property representative |
Dear Jill L Thank you for your interest in Southern Sun Mayfair Nairobi. Travel time from the airport depends on the arrival time of your flight. Kindly advise on what time your flight arrives in order for us to answer... More
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"Stay on ground facing rooms especially the ground floor ones."
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"have two pools so you could ask for a room near the pool at the back towards the car park."
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"always book through the internet, it is much cheaper"
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"Get a room at floor level, away from the water features as the frogs may keep you awake🤣"
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