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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed for 11 nights during business visit although the hotel is not high standard but staff and atmosphere gives a good feeling. Food though is not that great. It includes a bar, small restaurant, small pool, outdoor seating and place in the garden for small events. I would like to thank Martin the hotel manager for his professionalism. PS. Watch...

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Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

We spent Christmas lunch and night at the hotel and we loved the service from the staff to the food and the rooms. I must say that you have an amazing manager...Mr Martin...who personally took it upon himself to make sure we were settled,comfortable and answered all our questions.We loved his comittment to us as guests..Keep it up

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Tel Aviv, Israel
Reviewed 29 March 2015

The biggest advantage of La Mada is also it's biggest disadvantage. It's location is simply in the middle of nowhere! If you're looking for a quiet (as deserted) and secluded place to write a book and not too picky about service and facilities - go for it. Otherwise, there are quite a few hotels in Nairobi that would be more...

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Singapore
Reviewed 9 January 2015

Great location. Friendly staff. Good atmosphere. A bit noisy at night though because we had to leave the windows open. But that's understandable for somewhere that central. Very comfortable beds though, and once asleep.

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New Delhi, India
Reviewed 7 January 2014 via mobile

LaMada is a lovely hotel as reviewed by others but it is NOT where the arrow on the Trip Advisor map would lead you to believe. It is WAY the heck out of town. Miles from anything. If you want to 'get away from it all' it's perfect, but NOTHING is within walking distance and it costs a fortune coming...

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Madahotels_11, Manager at Hotel LaMada, responded to this review

Hello Guest Thanks a lot for taking your time to review Hotel La Mada, About the location, the confusion came in as a result of the changes of the Thika Super Highway , all is well the location is exact as on Google earth. Thanks in advance for choosing Hotel La Mada

Durham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 April 2013

We stayed in La Mada for 7 nights. The hotel is in a fantastic location on a quiet road on the outskirts of the city. The hotels lies right on the edge of a beautiful forest with fantastic views and wildlife. The rooms were decent standard, cleaned every day, had ac and a safe which was free to use. The...

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Madahotels_11, Manager at Hotel LaMada, responded to this review

Dear Tom Thank you for being our valued customers. We are grateful for the pleasure of serving you and meeting your needs. Looking forward hosting you in the future and welcome again to Mada Hotels Warm wishes, Martin Thinji Hotels

Tulsa, Oklahoma
Reviewed 30 March 2013

We stayed at La Mada for a full week while on a mission trip in Kenya. The hotel rooms we stayed in were clean - bathrooms were nice and water was hot! Also, the grounds surrounding the hotel were very pretty and green. The staff was very friendly & accomodating, the food was just OK and the wait time for...

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Madahotels_11, Manager at Hotel LaMada, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thanks a lot for that good review about Hotel La Mada. You have proved to us and the other guests that Hotel La Mada is truly a Nice place to relax and accommodation. Thanks in advance for choosing Hotel La Mada.

Nairobi
Reviewed 8 February 2013

My husband and I took our daughter and I for lunch on a Sunday Afternoon. Their property is very good-clean and Spacious Service. But we did not enjoy their meal. It was cold and undercooked. Furthermore their service was too slow. I think they need to train their waitresses to be efficient. This was my experience, your could be positive....

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Madahotels_11, Manager at Hotel LaMada, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thanks a lot for taking your time to review Hotel La Mada. we have seen that you had a great time but the restaurant service was slow, all has be rectified and you don't need to wait for long, the service is instant, the food is good and i hope you will enjoy every minute Thanks in advance.

Rome, Italy
Reviewed 5 December 2012

This beautiful hotel is located at the outskirts of Nairobi. It's is immersed in nature, surrounded by green vegetation, in a quiet atmosphere. Staff are very kind, polite and helpful. Mr Martin, the manager, has been ready to accommodate all our requests. Rooms are nice, reasonably arranged, and, as the rest of the hotel, kept very clean. At night, it...

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London
Reviewed 11 November 2012

Unlike some of the new hotels I have visited since arriving in Nairobi, the Hotel La Mada has been around for many years. Located off of Thika Road not far from Safari Park Hotel, La Mada is set in lush gardens at the edge of a protected forest. Also unlike the other hotels, this is a true feeling of being...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Hotel LaMada

Address: Thika Rd, Nairobi 00100, Kenya
Region: Kenya > Nairobi
Price Range: RM891 - RM1,061 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 35
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“Pick a room located as close as possible to the wifi router. otherwise the free wifi is no more that a flimsy inoperable connection.”
 of 5 bubbles 522ork, 28 Mar 2015 | Read review
“Spend a few extra dollars for the executive suite. They are really nice. All upstairs rooms are for non-smokers. Smokers are provided rooms on the ground floor.”
  • Standard Double
  • Suite Bedoom
 of 5 bubbles mvivu, 11 Nov 2012 | Read review
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