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Oakwood Hotel

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Overview
  • Excellent13%
  • Very good28%
  • Average31%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible13%
  • Apr. 1, 2018
    “Average, worth the price.”
  • Aug. 20, 2018
    “Overpriced”
Kimathi Street P.O. Box 40683, Nairobi Kenya See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Room Service
Suites
Bar/Lounge
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed October 28, 2014

The hotel is in downtown Nairobi hidden in between other businesses. It's old and not too well kept. The rooms are spacious and clean. The bathrooms are small with old torn towels. I got locked out of the bathroom once due to a poorly maintained...More

1  Thank Paul B
Reviewed October 9, 2013

A bit tired and shabby. Bugs and a cloud of dust fell from the fan when it was switched on. Lots of noise from neighbouring discos and passing traffic. Travel time to the airport by taxi was 20 minutes at 3 in the morning and...More

1  Thank Jeremy T
Reviewed May 17, 2013

When my wife and I arrived at the hotel we walked into a blacked out hotel. There was no eletricity in the city and the hotel did not have a generator.Apparently this happens somewhat often because other hotels around had electricity. (DUH!) Well we were...More

Thank Ericsosa
Response from Madahotels_11, Manager at Oakwood HotelResponded May 24, 2013

Thank you for taking the time to review Oakwood Hotel. We truly value the opinions of our customers and we apologize that we did not meet your expectations. The night that you checked in the Hotel, there was a lot of power Shortages that week...More

Reviewed March 15, 2013

Nice hotel with a good location in the city centre. Friendly and helpful staff. The hotel has a colonial atmosphere with a nice bar where you can enjoy a refreshing drink watching the street life. If you ie are going on a safari the hotel...More

2  Thank Sidney P
Reviewed January 1, 2013

We stayed at the Oakwood Hotel for one night in December 2012. The location is central and the staff friendly. The rooms are simple and clean. We had warm water - the bathroom, however, was in need of renovation. Unfortunately, we were not able to...More

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Response from Madahotels_11, Manager at Oakwood HotelResponded May 24, 2013

Dear JE111 Thanks alot for your positive review and Choosing Oakwood Hotel as your Hotel of choice. The capital of Kenya, Nairobi is a bit noisy over the weekend. And the management have spoken with The local Authority to find out a solution how they...More

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About
Description
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
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Airport Transportation
Business Centre with Internet Access
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Shuttle Bus Service
Pool
Beachfront
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
20
Price range
US$59 - US$70 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Oakwood Hotel Nairobi
Location
Kenya > Nairobi
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
20
Price range
US$59 - US$70 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Oakwood Hotel Nairobi
Location
Kenya > Nairobi
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Room & Suite (10)
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"with wifi available"
861suhanib
Jan. 18, 2017
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"Not many rooms have a view so best to ask if you want a look out."
566geoffh
Jun. 15, 2016
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"I like the inside rooms they are quieter"
PerthJill
Apr. 29, 2016
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"Location, location"
AnnaKh873
Oct. 13, 2015
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