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    The Heron Portico

    Milimani Road, Opp. Provincial Police Headquarters | P. O. Box 41848, Nairobi 00100, Kenya
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    Overview
    • Excellent49%
    • Very good39%
    • Average9%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
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    Reviewed 16 November 2016

    One of the best customer care I have seen in Nairobi, very friendly staff and ready to go out of their way to help you (ask for Festus in the Kitchen, he's the best). The rooms are comfortable with little fuss... the Internet connection can...More

    Thank Ariane I
    Response from sanjeev t, General Manager at The Heron PorticoResponded 19 November 2016

    Dear Guest, Greetings from The Heron Portico! It is great to have you as our esteemed guest and to know that we served you well. Your kind remarks pertaining to our rooms, prompt services are delighting. It is good to note that our hospitality provided...More

    Reviewed 5 November 2016

    For the short time we spent the accommodations were clean, well kept, with a delightful staff that were friendly and polite. We enjoyed our breakfast, discussed our itinerary with our Africa Remote Safaris specialist, met our safari guide, and we were off on an adventure...More

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    Response from sanjeev t, General Manager at The Heron PorticoResponded 19 November 2016

    Dear Guest, Greetings from The Heron Portico ! Thank you for your lovely feedback regarding your recent stay with us. We are delighted to know that you had a great overall experience. I am glad to know our team was able to make your stay...More

    Reviewed 3 November 2016

    The Location of the hotel is quite convenient if you want spend sometime in Nairobi business center. However, the hotel management tried to manipulated my hotel booking. I arrived sometime in the afternoon and receptionist asked me to come back in two hours since my...More

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    Response from sanjeev t, General Manager at The Heron PorticoResponded 21 January 2017

    Dear Guest, Greetings from The Heron Portico! Thank you for taking time to write down the review and sharing it with fellow travelers.We would like to bring to your notice that your valuable comments and suggestions are always treasured as they always motivate us to...More

    Reviewed 2 November 2016

    Heron consistently changes for the better while retaining its old charm and friendly atmosphere. Staff tend to stay at Heron which is always a good sign that the management is getting it right. There is always a friendly smile and warm welcome upon arrival. The...More

    Thank Bob T
    Response from sanjeev t, General Manager at The Heron PorticoResponded 21 January 2017

    Dear Bob, Your feedback is very encouraging and I have shared it with the entire team. They are delighted that you had a wonderful stay in all aspects and are thrilled on being appreciated for their efforts. Positive feedback from our guests is always a...More

    Reviewed 1 November 2016

    Great included breakfast buffet with extraordinary omelets. A warm and friendly chef, Festus Sitati, makes delicious omelets fresh, hot, and on the spot. He is a great asset to the breakfast squad! The rest of the staff are also polite, welcoming, and helpful. The hotel...More

    Thank Sarah M
    Response from sanjeev t, General Manager at The Heron PorticoResponded 21 January 2017

    Dear Sarah, Your feedback is very encouraging and I have shared it with the entire team. They are delighted that you had a wonderful stay in all aspects and are thrilled on being appreciated for their efforts. Thank you once again and I look forward...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$80 - US$177 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #7 Luxury Hotel in Nairobi
    • #11 Best Value Hotel in Nairobi
    • #12 Business Hotel in Nairobi
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 108
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    • Kenya >
    • Nairobi
    • Also Known As
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    Response from Matthew Q | Reviewed this property |
    Taxi. If rush hour allow 2 hours just to get to the airport! Traffic late afternoon / early evening is horrendous! Assume the same for morning rush hour. But took only 20 mins from airport to hotel late evening when traffic... More
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    "in both cased we were located in the "2nd tower" - away from the street"
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