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Reviewed 27 September 2015

While the house is fine and the room clean and comfortable, I would not recommend Dreamplace. Contrary to what it boasts, it is clearly not a "home away from home". First, the manager is rarely available, same thing for the rest of staff (except for Justus, who is really friendly and helpful). I could never find anyone to sell me...

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Geneva, Switzerland
Reviewed 15 September 2015

Great location, 10-12 minutes to conferences. Rooms were clean except for very minor problems. Except for the very rude behavior of the staff handling the bookings etc it would have been great. Went through the booking site for extra hours for late check-out. Got a confirmed email from the booking site. But had to pay at the end despite all...

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West Midlands UK
Reviewed 9 December 2013

By no means is this a 'bad' review but there were several bugbears about Dream Place that really left me a little annoyed. Lets start with the good points, the location of Dream Place is great if you are working at the UN (as we were for 2 weeks) and is very close to the Village Market (which has the...

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Burlington, Canada
Reviewed 21 June 2013

Dreamplace Guest House is ideally situated among international embassies, close to UNEP-HQ, and the Village Market. Staff were very friendly and welcoming, and I always felt safe and that my belongings were secure. Throughout my stay, I felt like a valued guest or friend, rather than a customer. Joan creates custom breakfasts; investigates and recommends tour itineraries; arranges taxi service;...

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Bangalore, Karnataka, India
Reviewed 25 February 2013

Dreamplace bed and breakfast was perfectly clean and ideally placed to our conference in UNEP. How many places have the owner cooking up a delicious breakfast for you everyday? Excellent value for money, though I would have liked a fan in the room.

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1Thank Marianne D
London
Reviewed 4 January 2013

I had a two months consultancy work at the World Agroforestry Centre(ICRAF). My wife and I checked in at the Dreamplace temporarily while searching for a flat. It was so convenient and comfortable that we ended up staying here for the entire period. ICRAF booked it for us so we didn't know what to expect before arrival apart from the...

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Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 13 December 2012

Looking for and booking a place at Nairobi from Lahore for a two weeks duration just over the internet, I was a bit nervous because I had heard many strange stories about how foreigners are cheated in Nairobi. Frankly speaking, I was initially a bit reluctant to settle for Dreamplace. However, Joan kept following up with me now and then,...

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Reviewed 14 November 2012

I ended up staying here after an unpleasant event - the hotel that I had made reservation at, didn't process the reservation and, atu arrival, they were no more rooms available. The unpleasant event turned into an excellent experience - checking in and staying at the DreamPlace. The manager here, Joan, is an excellent host. She's up, waiting for her...

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Juba
Reviewed 6 November 2012

I spent three nights at dreamplace while on a business trip to Nairobi.It was super,its a nice,quiet,safe and secured place to just let go and relax.The spacious rooms,sitting room and the interior design so cool and inspiring.If you like walking or strolling,then i recommend dreamplace,cos you can easily walk down the roads to the UN,the american embassy and above all...

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kigali
Reviewed 26 October 2012

I was looking for somewhere reasonable and close to the UN. What can I say about the Dreamplace? Aptly named for one. Joan is such an amenable host; she waited up until 1am to welcome me, had breakfast to facilitate early meetings, arranged all my transport (which is vital in Nairobi) and even helped me make my flight back home...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Pool
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Breakfast
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to Dreamplace Bed and Breakfast, a serene and relaxing haven conveniently located in the quiet and plush neighborhood of Gigiri, less than 8 kms from the city centre, 6 kms from Westlands. We are located in the heart of the UN/Gigiri locale which affords our clients a comfortable commute to and from work (within the Gigiri area) with no stress due to traffic and allows extra time to engage in the dynamic activities that the Kenyan culture provides. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Dreamplace Bed and Breakfast

Address: 75 United Nations Crescent | Gigiri, Nairobi 00621, Kenya
Region: Kenya > Nairobi > Highridge
Price Range: £49 - £111 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 7
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“hotel it self is suitable for a business trip.”
 of 5 bubbles h0td0wg, 15 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Don't stay in the Nile or Rift Valley rooms, the value for money here is not very good.”
 of 5 bubbles WorldTraveller016, 9 Dec 2013 | Read review
“If you are attending a conference the most expensive room is a total waste. Get yourself a room for 115 $ or 89$ that's value for money.”
 of 5 bubbles MarianneD175, 25 Feb 2013 | Read review
“Just make sure your windows are closed at dawn and dusk- avoid mosquitos”
 of 5 bubbles MehmoodH, 12 Dec 2012 | Read review
“Just discuss with Manager, she is very helpful.”
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