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Sovereign Hotel

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Traveller (77)
Room & Suite (10)
Pool & Beach (2)
Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“legends bar”(5 reviews)
“live cooking”(3 reviews)
“gracious staff”(3 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We stayed at Soverign last December and loved it. This time, however, we had a very different experience. The a/c in the room did not work and made the room feel like 25 (78F) the entire time. If it was working, the room Braun thermometer...More

Thank Sarah O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I travel extensively for work and fun all over the world and often have challenges as a business traveler with broken business center printers, wifi that doesn't work etc. This hotel is lovely, rooms are clean and nicely appointed, staff was so helpful I really...More

Thank AmyWorldTraveler
Reviewed 21 March 2018

This hotel has a very pleasant ambience and friendly staff. It feels quaint and charming even though it is less than a decade old. It seems secure and I had no problems with the food. The coffee and lattes were particularly good every morning. The...More

1  Thank M0minga
Reviewed 11 March 2018

On arrival at the Sovereign Hotel we were taken to the Victoria Suites as travellers had not checked out as planned. I was only in Kisumu for 2 nights but the transfer to the Victoria Suites was dealt with professionally. Will do a separate review...More

Thank Cwillemse
Reviewed 10 March 2018

Impressive,Wow,wow, very clean,good food. What you can improve: Try and reduce the waiting time for The starters and all will be good,also inform clients you also serve desserts after meals for FB clients.

Thank Arthur M
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About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$126 - US$218 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$126 - US$218 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (77)
Room & Suite (10)
Pool & Beach (2)
Dining (1)
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Kingoo13
6 July 2018|
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Response from NYCruiser914 | Reviewed this property |
Expect to be scrutinized. They do not want other than the guest who paid to be in the room. However, I have had friends visit. If you take her to the Dining Room, you will have to pay for the full cost of her meal
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Nelly O
9 October 2016|
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Response from James N | Reviewed this property |
Hi Nelly, I will forward your request to the Sovereign Hotel team.
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rmo2015
19 December 2015|
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Response from Koosb | Reviewed this property |
I would suggest that you direct the question directly at the hotel on their website.
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Room Tips
"rooms away from the front of the hotel, where the bars and restaurant are, are quieter"
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"Rooms with door to inside of hotel seem safer; a few come off an outside balcony with steps to ground."
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"Lovely view from the room up the circular staircase, no lifts that I noticed, didn't swim but the pool..."
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"Not all of the rooms have air conditioning so if you like to sleep in cool conditions make sure that you..."
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