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Gelian Hotel Machakos

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Mwatu Wangoma Street, Machakos 90100 Kenya See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
4 Star accommodation
30 Sep01 Oct
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
Standard Room
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice and convenient location especially for newbies in the town. Ideal for families holiday and conferences. However, the noise coming from outside can be a nuisance especially very early in the morning.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is clean, the rooms are spacious.. however every morning, lunch time and evening there is either a church or a mosque doing their thing rather loudly (not the hotels fault but avoid the left side

Thank ech0mike
Reviewed 12 August 2018

I enjoyed my stay here. My only issue was the noise late at night which would disturb my sleep, which the hotel administration can't really do anything about understandably. Other than that, excellent stay!

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Thank lilsony
Response from clubface, General Manager at Gelian Hotel MachakosResponded 15 August 2018

Dear Lilsony Thank you for your great review of our hotel. We are happy that you chose to stay with us, Than you We look forward to hosting you again soon With best wishes George ochiel GM

Reviewed 12 August 2018

The hotel itself is very clean and beautiful but the staff in the front entrance are poorly trained. Other than that, if you are looking for a great place to stay while in Machakos, this is it. For me customer service is Key. Offers continental...More

1  Thank Naomi M
Response from clubface, General Manager at Gelian Hotel MachakosResponded 14 August 2018

Dear Naomi M hank you for choosing to stay with us and thank you for the feedback which we take very seriously and promise to address my email is gm@gelianhotel.com. please inbox Looking forward to hosting you again With utmost best regards George Ochiel

Reviewed 6 August 2018

The hotel services were okay and happy with the time i spent. Waitresses were available and ready to listen and provide the services. Room was attended on daily basis to change beddings and toilette effects. Rice waant tasty as expected and local chiecken wasnt provided...More

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Response from clubface, General Manager at Gelian Hotel MachakosResponded 8 August 2018

Dear Aisumos Thank you for your positive review of our hotel we appreciate it very much and look forward to hosting you again. We have noted some of your concern on our Rice which we are addressing. Otherwise once again thank you for choosing to...More

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Situated in Machakos County, the Gelian Hotel is elegantly designed with comfort, style and class. The Gelian Hotel is a four star hotel located in the center of Machakos Town. Elegant decor, spacious rooms ...More and a professional team ensure that you will have a luxurious and comfortable stay. Less
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Indoor pool
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Refrigerator in room
Wheelchair Access
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US$89 - US$122 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Kenya > Eastern Province > Machakos
Traveller (32)
Room & Suite (12)
Dining (5)
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Ralph M
24 April 2018|
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Response from clubface | Property representative |
Dear Guest This is our rates Single 9000/= Double12600/= standard/superior rooms Delux rooms 11,400/= 15000/= singles and doubles respectively Yes our rates include buffet breakfast You may call me on 0722322472 to discuss... More
31 December 2016|
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Response from Triciadesigned | Reviewed this property |
Yes there's a poll, a very teeny tiny pool, im not sure about buffet prices but imsure contacting the hotel beforehand with such an inquiry would be prudent :)
Room Tips
"Avoid the side with the churches"
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"4th floor facing the mountain."
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"The room was okay with AC and rooms attended to on daily basis as well as changing of towels, and placement..."
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"If they could at least inform the guests that they have to turn on the refrigerator, it would be a plus."
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