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Gelian Hotel Machakos

Overview
Mwatu Wangoma Street, Machakos 90100 Kenya See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
4 Star accommodation
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All reviews euphoria club excellent hotel conference facilities basement parking hot water system biggest problem a la carte menu the hotel staff first floor excellent stay nice facility rooftop bar great customer care the general manager special thanks the food is great a great place to stay
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Not applicable. I have nothing to add but all was to standard and even didn't expect the hotel to be that way. It reminded me of the sharaton hotel in Uganda...copy and paste. I wouldn't mind spending another night there.

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Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Scenic35025320037
Reviewed 1 week ago

I would recommend this hotel to my friends, family or colleagues. Its facilities, staff and food is excellent. The road, Mombasa Road, to the hotel is also spectacular. Every day, is an inspiration in the hotel!!

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Date of stay: November 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Gelian hotel has outdone itself. This hotel deserves a 5 star rating. I had a wonderful stay..except the small bit of dslay in clearance during breakfast. Good job guys. The security is excellent. Staff are great. I was surprised their directors are frienfly too.

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Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Ben K
Response from clubface, General Manager at Gelian Hotel MachakosResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Ben Thank you very much for your feedback. We are humbled. We look forward to hosting you again soon With utmost best regards George Ochiel GM

Reviewed 4 November 2018

This is the best hotel in Machakos County. Friendly staff who strive to provide excellent services. Keep up the good work and your caring spirit. FYI: If you love fried fish, please try their Homabay fried fish.More

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Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Venture17780046022
Response from clubface, General Manager at Gelian Hotel MachakosResponded 6 November 2018

Dear Venture Thank you for your wonderful review of our hotel. We are honored to have hosted you and we are equally happy that you liked your stay with us. Thank you very much. We look forward to seeing you soon. With utmost regard George...More

Reviewed 9 October 2018

The hotel is well placed and as per the rates, affordable for a common mwananchi. I will be making an effort to save and travel to machakos for a holiday and treat my family. I was pleased with the swimming pool and the entire team....More

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Date of stay: September 2018
Thank rnyaroo
Response from clubface, General Manager at Gelian Hotel MachakosResponded 11 October 2018

Dear rnyaroo Thank you very much for your kind review, we are humbled. We look forward to welcoming you again. We do have special weekend rates Do call us on 0710551611/ 0736180561 whenever you are ready to come once again thank you with utmost kind...More

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About
Description
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
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Spa
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Indoor pool
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Refrigerator in room
Wheelchair Access
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
95
Price range
US$90 - US$126 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Kenya > Eastern Province > Machakos
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
95
Price range
US$90 - US$126 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Kenya > Eastern Province > Machakos
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Dining (5)
Family and Play Areas (1)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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ralphm671
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
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Nyakato
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 :)
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Scenic35025320037
4 days ago
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"You will love the shower and the bed."
J3088XWbenk
2 weeks ago
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"The rooms closer to the elevator have better internet connection"
Venture17780046022
04 Nov 2018
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"Kindly fix mosquito nets in the rooms."
dadip0
07 Oct 2018
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