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Western Star Hotel

  • Excellent17%
  • Very good33%
  • Average0%
  • Poor50%
  • Terrible0%
  • 4 weeks ago
  • 2 Mar 2018
    “Very poor reception”
Off Muruli Road Opposite Kakamega Primary, Kakamega 50100 Kenya See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room Service
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Comfortable, yet affordable. Been there occasionally and i'd say they are really upgrading. A very promising hotel. The staff seem to be well trained and understand that the customer is always right. My preffered choise whenever im in kakamega.

1  Thank victor y
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

This hotel seems to be the best in the town..its dirty,rooms very dump no fresh air,windows dusty,open electric cables....Just pathetic,I even tried to change the room to get warm shower but showers not working....Generally i cant recommend anyone there.Management pull up your socks

3  Thank Eunice R
Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile

It’s a promising hotel in the heart of Kakamega town, but the facility is poorly kept and the finishings wanting. Was taken around to one of the rooms and duve on the bed wasn’t clean, clear it had been reused without washing. The plumbing workmanship...More

Thank Mutui
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Lousy place with very poor finishes leaving wiring above the walls. The lift and the corridors were dirty with mud and dust. The shower sprinkles water in all directions and Lack proper ventilation and therefore a heating chamber at night. Further the rooms are too...More

1  Thank emilyaV3360NE
Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

Finally a humble yet comfortable alternative to the Golf Hotel. The food is better, there is an elevator, everything is clean and functional and in case of special dietary needs one is very helpful. Views over Kakamegs are stunning if you are lodged towards the...More

2  Thank Katharina v
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Western Star Hotel Limited is situated in Kakamega town off Mumias Road opposite Kakamega Primary School. It is a short distance from Kakamega Forest that has over 320 bird species. Western Star Hotel is quite More simply the place to be in Kakamega county; you will experience the epitome of timeless glamour. Less
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair access
Number of rooms
Price range
US$33 - US$35 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Kenya > Western Province > Kakamega
Number of rooms
Price range
US$33 - US$35 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Kenya > Western Province > Kakamega
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"Carry your own toiletries just in case they don't provide shampoo and/or lotion"
22 Jun 2016
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