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Oakwood Hotel

Traveller (12)
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  • Excellent13%
  • Very good28%
  • Average31%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible13%
  • Apr. 1, 2018
    “Average, worth the price.”
  • Aug. 20, 2018
Kimathi Street P.O. Box 40683, Nairobi Kenya See on map
Free Wifi
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
Room Service
3 Star accommodation
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The Oakwood HotelThe Oakwood Hotel is a small exclusive and perfectly located property, in fact, it's ideal accommodation for guests who enjoy the hustle, bustle and non-stop night-life of Nairobi.The ...More Oakwood resides in the Elite House. building, formally Livingstone House. The property was built in the 1950s and although it maintains its colonial Architect. Less
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Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Airport Transportation
Business Centre with Internet Access
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Shuttle Bus Service
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$58 - US$70 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Oakwood Hotel Nairobi
Kenya > Nairobi
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Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

For what you get, this place is waaay overpriced. When u can rent a 3room apartment for 4000ks instead of the 8k you pay for this. To bad we found out to late. The beds are like sleeping on the floor, my whole body hurts....More

Thank Jeszybell
Reviewed July 3, 2018

This hotel is in one of the oldest building in the city center. While it may not rank among the new age 5-star hotels, it is quite unique in its own way. At the entrance, the wall maps of the world reflected by the adjacent...More

Thank Kenyanbackpacker
Response from Madahotels_11, Guest Relations Manager at Oakwood HotelResponded July 16, 2018

Dear Sir/Madam, Thank you for the kind reviews. We are especially grateful for the fact that you enjoyed your stay with us during your stay. Please free to come and enjoy your stay with us the next time. Asante Sana! Regards John

Reviewed April 1, 2018 via mobile

We stayed at The Oakwood for one night. I suppose for the price we can’t really complain. Cold shower was a problem, bathroom was kind of falling apart...other than that it was fine. Situated in the centre of Nairobi so close to some good restaurants....More

Thank Gerry H
Reviewed December 23, 2017

A small hotel in the center of Nairobi. We just stayed there for 2 nights but chose to godt outside the hotel for lunch and dinner as the menu was very poor and the prices too high. Even the bathroom was a deathtrap. Didnt have...More

1  Thank piafuglsanghald
Reviewed March 11, 2017

After an 18 hour car, rail and plane journey, I could have slept on the floor, which would have been an improvement on the slab of rock that appeared to comprise the bed. This hotel was dark and depressing, so badly lit that it was...More

Thank Macha1st
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"with wifi available"
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"Not many rooms have a view so best to ask if you want a look out."
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"I like the inside rooms they are quieter"
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