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Masai Lane & Bogani Road Karen, PO Box 25035, Nairobi 00603 Kenya See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
4.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our agent recommended after a long international flight to have a layover in Nairobi before starting on a safari. That was the correct call and House of Wain a perfect stop. Service was excellent, rooms were spacious and well decorated and food was great. It...More

Thank Ken M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a gorgeous property and house! You get a sense of colonial living with beautiful gardens, fountain and pool, dark wood bar and sitting areas. We booked a day room to freshen up pre-flight home, but I would love to stay here next time. Nice...More

Thank AudsDC
Response from HoWNairobi, General Manager at House of WaineResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for staying with us and for your kind feedback. We are glad you found our property gorgeous, gardens, fountain, pool and bar beautiful. We also note that you liked our bathroom toiletries and found out staff welcoming and friendly. We look forward to...More

Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

Lovely hotel, friendly and efficient staff. Rooms all individually decorated with names, not numbers. ,Tub, separate shower. Comfortable beds and even good reading lights. Had a light late dinner when we arrived, which was perfect. Breakfast, which is included, was superb! Good bar, with comfortable...More

Thank 212kelly
Response from HoWNairobi, General Manager at House of WaineResponded 4 weeks ago

It was a pleasure hosting you at the House of Waine and we are glad you found the hotel friendly, staff efficient, liked our rooms as well as our location and swimming pool. We also note that you enjoyed late night dinner upon arrival, breakfast...More

Reviewed August 12, 2018

Even though we arrived after 11 p.m., the staff was willing to prepare us something to eat if we so desired. Our room was the Pwani on the second floor, back at the end of the hall. Nice view of the grounds from the small...More

Thank Atlantis_514
Response from HoWNairobi, General Manager at House of WaineResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for staying with us, it was a pleasure hosting you and we appreciate your kind feedback. We are happy to note you enjoyed your breakfast, tea, coffee and liked your room (Pwani), the view of the grounds as well as and found it...More

Reviewed August 2, 2018

We stayed here for one night before heading home after our safari vacation. Our only regret was that we did not stay longer. The staff told us that they wanted us to treat the hotel as our home, and they meant it. It is a...More

Thank westsea r
Response from HoWNairobi, General Manager at House of WaineResponded 4 weeks ago

We are happy to have hosted you on your way home from Safari and thank you for taking time to give us your kind feedback. We are glad you liked the Malaika suite as well as the services offered by our team. We look forward...More

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Description
House of Waine is a family owned and run property and this is reflected in the name Waine which is made up of the initials of the family members. Originally a family house, it was lovingly converted to a boutique ...More hotel and eventually opened in 2004. The interior design takes its cue from the Matriarch of the family and is imbued with a timeless elegance much like her. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Babysitting
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Golf Course
Heated pool
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Minibar
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Shuttle Bus Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Romantic
,
Luxury
,
Business
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Romantic
,
Luxury
,
Business
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Number of rooms
11
Price range
US$432 - US$748 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
House Of Waine Hotel Nairobi
,
Hotel Of Waine
,
Of Waine Hotel
Location
Kenya > Nairobi
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Romantic
,
Luxury
,
Business
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Number of rooms
11
Price range
US$432 - US$748 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
House Of Waine Hotel Nairobi
,
Hotel Of Waine
,
Of Waine Hotel
Location
Kenya > Nairobi
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Traveller (120)
Room & Suite (37)
Pool & Beach (17)
Dining (11)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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Questions & Answers
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Stacy M
August 28, 2017|
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Response from HoWNairobi | Property representative |
Thank you for your question. We can only accommodate a small wedding at our garden. The party would be maximum 20 people
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Anne C
March 8, 2017|
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Response from HoWNairobi | Property representative |
Hi Anne, Many thanks for your inquiry and interest in our services. Due to the small capacity of our hotel, the restaurant mainly serves resident guests and those on conference. Kind regards, Alex
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Megpersi5
May 2, 2016|
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Response from Craig-in-TO | Reviewed this property |
No need to bring your own electricity plug adaptor, the each hotel room has North American plugs so it was easy to keep my iPhone plugged in.
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