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    Ole Sereni

    Mombasa Road, Nairobi 00500, Kenya
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Overview

    • Excellent33%
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    • Average15%
    • Poor5%
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    “game park” (88 reviews)
    “national park” (201 reviews)
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    Reviewed 4 days ago

    You have to spoil yourself to a nice Sunday Brunch at the Ole Sereni. Views over the Game Park, life music and great food and service. You have to take the South C Exit from the Mombasa Road, otherwise you end up back in Langata.

    Thank KaiUWulff
    Response from Ghulam S, General Manager at Ole Sereni

    Thank you so much for choosing our Sunday Brunch and I am glad you had a pleasant experience. We look forward to welcoming you back.

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Backing onto Nairobi National Park, the Ole Sereni is a modern hotel, but with traditional Kenyan/East African style. We arrived at the hotel and were greeted by one of the Reception team who welcomed us and provided us with our room cards. The rooms are...More

    Thank Dom9610
    Response from Ghulam S, General Manager at Ole Sereni

    Thank you so much for taking time to share your positive feedback. We look forward to having you back with us soon.

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Our first acquaintance with this hotel was at the start of our 12 days safari in Kenya when we did a few hours stop over first thing in the morning with our safari guide between the airport and Lake Naivasha, our first destination. Our guide...More

    Thank VdM117
    Response from Ghulam S, General Manager at Ole Sereni

    Thank you so much for taking time to share your feedback. I am pleased to learn that your stay was pleasant. I have taken your feedback on our Breakfast Price and we will address it. We look forward to welcoming you back.

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    The main pro was the location - a quick ride from the international airport (with a shuttle bus that costs $12.50 each way) and right on the edge of the Nairobi national park. The facilities were great - lots of restaurants (there's not much outside...More

    Thank loveDCA
    Response from Ghulam S, General Manager at Ole Sereni

    Thank you so much for taking time to share your feedback. I am pleased to learn your stay was pleasant apart from the slow service you received and for that i do apologise. We will ensure these are not repeated going forward and we look...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We stayed here on our way to the coast, arriving on a late flight from the UK. Only 20 mins from the international airport it was ideally located for our early morning flight to Mombassa. We even managed a midnight dinner in the 24hr restaurant...More

    Thank Escape-overseas
    Response from Ghulam S, General Manager at Ole Sereni

    Thank you so much for taking time to share your experience. I am very glad to learn your stay was pleasant and look forward to welcoming you back.

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    About
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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
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    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
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    • US$215 - US$279 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #9 Spa Hotel in Nairobi
    • #13 Family Hotel in Nairobi
    • #14 Business Hotel in Nairobi
    • #16 Luxury Hotel in Nairobi
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    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    Larry K
    What is the phone number and e-mail address for the hotel? I need this information for my visa approval and can' find it .
    1 April 2017|
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    Response from Ghulam S | Property representative |
    Hi Larry, Unfortunately for some reason I cannot post our e-mail ID (as per tripadvisor rules). Please visit our website. +254 0732 191000 Please let me know if you need any further info and wish you pleasant travels.
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    Judy P
    We Have two nights stay before starting an 11 day tour, are there any day trips that we can do from this hotel. Also the cost of taxi from airport if anyone is aware. To Travel to local attractions what form of transport is available? Thanks Judy
    24 March 2017|
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    Response from Ghulam S | Property representative |
    Hi Judy, Thank you for your query. Please let me have your email address and we can send you the range of services we offer at our Travel Desk. Kind Regards, Ghulam Samdani General Manager
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    384rhondas
    How far is the airport from the hotel and do they offer shuttle service?
    15 October 2016|
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    Response from Evemania | Reviewed this property |
    I gather they do but I was picked up privately by my company.
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    "All rooms are off corridors - try and get one far away from the doors connecting to the main stair way."
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    "Ask for a room overlooking the National Park"
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    "Pick something on the park side of the hotel for a chance to see animals from your balcony."
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    "If you are there during day time, a room facing the park is nice, even though few animals seem to come close..."
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