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Sankara Nairobi

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Ratings and reviews
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“rooftop bar”(85 reviews)
“top floor”(28 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Room Service
Suites
Rooftop Bar
Fitness centre
Concierge
Spa
5 Star Hotel
Sankara Nairobi combines international five-star standards with personal service and the authentic flavour of the new Africa.
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Location and contact
Woodvale Grove, Westlands, Nairobi 00606, Kenya
3.8 miles to Wilson Airport
30 restaurants are within a 0.25 mile radius
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Reviewed 2 days ago

As a guest at Sankara, not only can you use the gym facilities but you can workout with the personal trainers, as well. I trained with Ahmed during my stay. He provided a good training program that included boxing, lifting, cardio and HIIT exercises. It...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great business hotel with all amenities . Staff is really good . Andrew was of great help . Will use this hotel again . Rooms were great and dinner restaurants were very good . Great steakhouse . Security is very good in the hotel ....More

Thank Zubein B
Response from Krishna U, General Manager at Sankara NairobiResponded 2 days ago

Dear Zubein B, Thank you for taking the time to review Sankara Nairobi. It is wonderful to read your review and thanks for mentioning Andrew. Please be rest assured he will be commended for his service. Thanks again and we look forward to welcoming you...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

The Sankara gym is exceptional. What makes it special is the staff and trainers who are always on hand to encourage you or push you a little further. Calystas has built a great team. I've worked out with all trainers and they have been excellent....More

Thank yolanda157
Response from Krishna U, General Manager at Sankara NairobiResponded 2 days ago

Dear yolanda157, Thank you for taking the time to review Sankara Nairobi. It is wonderful to read you enjoy your gym experience with us, especially how Ahemd has helped you push yourself even further. Please be rest assured both Calistus and Ahmed will be commended...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

For reasons I no longer remember had I in the past given the Sankara a by and after my first stay I just shake my head why I have not sampled this hotel much earlier. Already at check in did the pedigree of the hotel...More

Thank Safariafficionado
Response from Krishna U, General Manager at Sankara NairobiResponded 2 days ago

Dear Safariafficionado, Thank you for taking the time to review Sankara Nairobi. It was a pleasure to read your detailed comments especially about the service offered by our team members. I am glad you had a chance to experience our various food and beverage offerings...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Overall great experience as a business hotel, special call out for Fridah, at front desk/reception & earlier at guest lounge, being extremely courteous, professional and pro-active to understand/fulfil customer requests. Professionals like her make a difference in customer delight. Had a wonderful stay recently and...More

Thank Bhuvan Deep S
Response from Sankara N, General Manager at Sankara NairobiResponded 1 week ago

Dear Bhuvan Deep S, Thank you for taking the time to review Sankara Nairobi. It is a pleasure to read that you enjoyed your experience with us, appreciate you highlighting Fridah at the front desk, she will be commended for her outstanding service. Once again...More

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About
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Business Centre with Internet Access
Room Service
Wheelchair access
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hot Tub
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$211 - US$326 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#4 Business Hotel in Nairobi
#4 Family Hotel in Nairobi
#5 Spa Hotel in Nairobi
#10 Luxury Hotel in Nairobi
#11 Romantic Hotel in Nairobi
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$211 - US$326 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#4 Business Hotel in Nairobi
#4 Family Hotel in Nairobi
#5 Spa Hotel in Nairobi
#10 Luxury Hotel in Nairobi
#11 Romantic Hotel in Nairobi
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Room & Suite (124)
Dining (91)
Pool & Beach (12)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (6)
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Poonam003
24 April 2017|
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Response from Krishna U | Property representative |
Dear Poonam003, Yes we do have disabled rooms. If you would like to make a reservation or need any further information please contact us via our website. We look forward to welcoming you soon. Have a great day! Warm... More
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"The higher up always the better ... double glazing keeps the noise levels down"
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"All rooms are similar"
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"go for the executive room. The lounge happy hour alone is worth it."
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"Great comfortable business hotel"
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