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Sarova Stanley

Jumia TravelUS$141*
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#8 of 164 Hotels in Nairobi
Certificate of Excellence
11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 15 April 2017

A hotel with history but with all the mod cons that travellers enjoy. Made to feel welcome from the moment our group arrived. We all raved about the comfy beds! Our dinner was hearty and breakfast was really stand out. The staff are very helpful and seem to be always on hand. I will stay here again without any hesitation....

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Paolo M, General Manager at Sarova Stanley, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your support and patronage of Sarova Stanley and for the time taken to share your experience with us. We are glad to note that once again our staff lived up to our service promise of "Refreshing African Hospitality" and made you feel at home. We appreciate your vote of confidence in our services and look...

Kigali, Rwanda
Reviewed 13 April 2017

The hotel is exactly how you imagine the colonial British style. Service was excellent and rooms are comfy. Food is nice and breakfast very extensive. If i have the chance i will choose this hotel for sure.

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Paolo M, General Manager at Sarova Stanley, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for making Sarova Stanley your preferred hospitality partner during your recent visit to Nairobi. We feel honoured by your choice. We also appreciate the time spared to share your experience with us and to receive you high recommendation. We look forward to hosting you again in the near future.

New York City, New York
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Location is in the city centre. Close to many sites and attractions in Nairobi. Rooms are excellent and very comfortable. Staff are very courteous and supportive. Food is very delicious and tasty and the variety offered is impressive. Gym and steam/sauna are among the best in the city.

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Paolo M, General Manager at Sarova Stanley, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your support and patronage of Sarova Stanley and for your time taken to share your experience with us. Our location is part of our rich heritage, childhood days shared between the the city and the hotel, saw to this. As the only place to be since 1902, the hotel has witnessed the rise of each...

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 12 April 2017

2 nights in this heritage listed beautiful hotel. From the outset it was going to be a great place to stay, the greeting and assistance at reception was outstanding. Our room was on the 5th floor and was perfectly clean and very well appointed. Drinks in the Exchange Bar are extensive and the service from all staff exceptional. Food is...

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Paolo M, General Manager at Sarova Stanley, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your support and patronage of Sarova Stanley and for making us your preferred hospitality partner during your recent visit to Nairobi. We are delighted to learn that you stay with was outstanding and exceptional. We are proud that once again our associates have lived up to our service promise and made your feel valued as...

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

My second visit to the hotel, the first being in January 2012. What strikes me most is the warmth and friendliness of the staff. The calm and understated efficiency of the operation really supported my business trip and the conference I attended at the hotel. Certainly a place to return to

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Paolo M, General Manager at Sarova Stanley, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your support, patronage and loyalty to Sarova Stanley, and for the time taken to share you experience with us. We are delighted to learn of your last visit and to have you make us your preferred hospitality partner. in addition to all this, your vote of confidence in our service and your promise of return...

Durban, South Africa
Reviewed 4 April 2017

In the heart of Nairobi, close to all govt and university of Kenya, this hotel is a treat, reeking of colonial history this hotel is really cool, good friendly staff, very secure , rooms good size and comfortable, food is also great and has its own little shopping mall and great pool area

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Paolo M, General Manager at Sarova Stanley, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your support and patronage of sarova stanley and for the time taken to share your experience with us. We are glad to note that you enjoyed your stay with us and that you were also able to relate with our rich heritage. We look forward to hosting you again in the near future.

Helsinki, Finland
Reviewed 1 April 2017

Great location, excallent service & quality. We've stayed here several times ä- can't count how many. Enjoyed the athmosphere and friendliness of people - special thanks to Caroline at quest relations - we love you <3

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Paolo M, General Manager at Sarova Stanley, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your support, patronage and loyalty over the years. We are honoured to host you each time and more so to receive and learn of your wonderful stay with us once again, we are proud that our associates have once again delivered on service promise of Refreshing African Hospitality. We look forward to hosting you again...

Reviewed 23 March 2017

We stayed here overnight before heading out on a safari and only wished we would've had more time to enjoy this beautiful hotel! It was lovely in every way and we were grateful for the excellent service and beautiful atmosphere.

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Paolo M, General Manager at Sarova Stanley, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your support and patronage of Sarova Stanley and for the time spared to share your experience with us. We are glad to note that you enjoyed your time with us. We look forward to hosting you again in the not distant future.

Durban, South Africa
Reviewed 22 March 2017

I recently attended the East Africa Propak. Being a trade show meant being on your feet the entire day. The Sarova has a steam room, sauna and amazing pool and gym. This ensured I was always fresh for the next day. Amazing staff who were always willing to go beyond to ensure service excellence to make you feel like you...

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Paolo M, General Manager at Sarova Stanley, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your support and patronage and for making us your preferred hospitality partner during your recent trade show. We are glad to note that our associates lived up to our service promise of refreshing African Hospitality and made you feel truly at home. We appreciate your endorsement and look forward to hosting you again in the...

Baltimore, Maryland
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Very well positioned historic hotel downtown with excellent service, amazing breakfast buffet and 5th floor pool. We stayed with our toddler and they had a high chair available at breakfast. All staff was very friendly and eager to help. Only small disappointment was not being able to order a la carte lunch by the pool - only buffet at lunch...

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Paolo M, General Manager at Sarova Stanley, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your support and for making us your preferred hospitality partner during your recent stay in Nairobi and for the time taken to share your experience with us. Your feedback is important to us as it allows us to know areas that need our additional attention as well as areas that we should maintain. We have...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
Food & drink at the hotel
Exchange Bar
Exchange Bar
Cuisines: Bar, Pub
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
In your room
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Kenya’s first luxury hotel, Sarova Stanley opened its elegant doors in 1902. Since then, it has been making history- hosting royal safaris and legendary personalities such as Edward Prince of Wales and Ernest Hemingway. Today, as the hotel enters its second century, it continues to maintain its unique heritage and provides state-of-the-art services and facilities for business and leisure travelers. All guestrooms are a blend of luxurious Victorian grandeur and modern comfort. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sarova Stanley

Address: Corner of Kenyatta Avenue and Kimathi Street | PO Box 30680, Nairobi 00100, Kenya
Region: Kenya > Nairobi
Price Range: RM577 - RM992 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Sarova Stanley 5*
Number of rooms: 217
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Also Known As:
Sarova Stanley Hotel Nairobi
Sarova Stanley Nairobi
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#2 Family Hotel in Nairobi
#3 Business Hotel in Nairobi
#3 Romantic Hotel in Nairobi
#5 Spa Hotel in Nairobi
#8 Luxury Hotel in Nairobi
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“For executive meetings, ask for Patterson or Huxley rooms. The ambience is exceptional.”
ISAVWAISAAC, 4 May 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a room with good WiFi signal and a double bed.”
WillemS320, 16 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Rooms facing the streets have nice views but noisy, inside rooms are quitter, corner rooms are preferable.”
charalambosk2015, 14 Mar 2017 | Read review
“The right side of the hotel offers good view to the activities on the CBD -Street”
ChristianMedupin, 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
“high room for a better view. Make sure there is no construction going on.”
peterfF9940GL, 9 Mar 2017 | Read review
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