The Heron Portico

Address: Milimani Road, Opp. Provincial Police Headquarters, Nairobi, 00100, Kenya | 3 star hotel
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This 3 star hotel, located in the Kileleshwa area of Nairobi, is near Nairobi Arboretum, Nairobi Education Centre - Animal Orphanage, Railway Museum, and Snake Park.
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          • Swimming pool
          • Restaurant
          • Fitness/Health center
          • Bar/lounge


          • Free High-Speed Internet
          • Wheelchair accessibility
          • Free parking
          • Kitchenette


          • Suites


          • Continental Breakfast
          • Room service
          • Business Services

          TravelPod Member ReviewsThe Heron Portico Nairobi

          Reviewed by susanlbeckett

          Heron Hotel

          Reviewed Aug 25, 2011
          by (1 review) , United States Flag of United States

          Nice bed but too noisy. Nice breakfast.

          This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of

          TripAdvisor Reviews The Heron Portico Nairobi

          4.50 of 5 stars Outstanding

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