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“siren place for quite times”
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Green HIlls Hotel
Ranked #2 of 5 Hotels in Nyeri
Nairobi, Nairobi, Kenya
Level 4 Contributor
25 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
“siren place for quite times”
Reviewed 27 June 2014

the rooms are old which can be better with renovations. I have stayed in this hotel many times but every time I visit it is a down hill for the facilities especially the rooms, while the reception space has been greatly face lifted. I which this was done in the rooms first. the place is cold and no coffee maker and the management have never tried to see the impact of this. the bathrooms have no place to hand items including towels. my towels fell in the bath tap and lack enough the other was a bit safe otherwise I would not have dried myself, that was an experience. the reception staff seems not to be experience with their work and every time there I have been here my check out takes long because of either wrong entries or they don't understand one or two issues. sincerely I miss the days of a man at the reception by the name Michael. wherever he went he must be very good. the place for just picnic would be nice especially the spacious grounds and greens all around.

Room Tip: Rooms between 40-59 may be better but others above this one will regret
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  • Stayed June 2014, travelled on business
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Nairobi, Kenya
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 June 2014

This hotel is not far from Nyeri town. The grounds are spacious with lots of trees and well kept gardens. Had a very quiet stay, nice buffet breakfast. Have used this hotel several times. Watch out where you park. Once found a new tyre on my car flat and the persons at the gas station could not find the reason for the puncture mentioned it was not uncommon for night guards who are not tipped to do this.

  • Stayed May 2014, travelled on business
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Nairobi, Kenya
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 May 2014

Basic room which can do with some renovations. The bathroom was clean but with very old sinks and bathtubs that need to be replaced to elevate the room appearance. The waiting staff however were great and no request was too much for them. Great a la carte menu with a variety to choose from.

  • Stayed March 2014, travelled on business
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Nairobi, Kenya
Level 2 Contributor
6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 30 March 2014

need to style up on your room service, where on earth do you request for breakfast which take an hour to be provided. Any only to get a mere explanation that a one Beatrice got stranded since she didn't pick the room number from the call. I believe there are standard phone etiquettes, like of identified the caller details.

overall the other services, i.e.reservations and laundry are excellent

rm95 0n 29th/30th March

  • Stayed March 2014, travelled as a couple
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Malaga, Spain
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2014

I wanted to give this hotel a 3.5 rating. Although it was built in the 1970s (not fact checked) it gives off an air of faded colonial elegance - both in terms of its architecture and the rather sad state of the rooms. I stayed there for a week and just about remembered the way to my room by the time I left.
The room was large and basic, and the bed reasonably comfortable. However, the state of my bathroom left a lot to be desired. The toilet took a LOT of persuasion to flush, my shower (an attachment in the bathtub) didn't work, and there was a huge crack in the hand basin meaning that it didn't retain water long enough for me to shave. Having said that, I've stayed n worse places and soon adapted to the situation.
Breakfast was wonderful and the restaurant staff so friendly and helpful. Evening meals were good - I tried both local and 'western' dishes and enjoyed everything served to me.

  • Stayed November 2013, travelled on business
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Nairobi, Kenya
Level 3 Contributor
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Reviewed 26 February 2014

Only there for one night, with most of the day spent in a meeting, the staff are friendly and attentive, food is nothing out of the ordinary but is good and plentiful. Check in and check out was very smooth. If your driving and in the lower wing rooms you can park right outside your room.

  • Stayed February 2014, travelled on business
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Nairobi, Kenya
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Reviewed 15 January 2014

I was amazed at how the staff at Green Hills were friendly, warm and always willing to go the extra mile to help me. The premises are beautiful and I quiet. I would recommend Green Hills Hotel to anyone who needs a pocket friendly budget hotel

  • Stayed December 2013, travelled on business
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Property: Green HIlls Hotel
Address: Bishop Gatimu Road, Nyeri 10100, Kenya
Region: Kenya > Central Province > Nyeri
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room Restaurant Room Service Spa
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Ranked #2 of 5 Hotels in Nyeri
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Number of rooms: 92
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