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A home away from home

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TV, Netflix
TV, Netflix
2 bedrooms, individually decorated, individually furnished
2 bedrooms, individually decorated, individually furnished

Overview of A home away from home

Entire apartment

A home away from home

3 out of 5
Guests rated this property 3.0/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Kitchen
  • Air conditioning
  • Laundry
  • Housekeeping

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Professionally cleaned
  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Sheets and towels washed at 60°C
Limuru Rd, Ruaka, Kiambu County

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationTwo Rivers Mall3 min drive
  • Popular LocationVillage Market6 min drive
  • Popular LocationUnited Nations Office at Nairobi22 min drive
  • AirportNairobi (NBO-Jomo Kenyatta Intl.)71 min drive

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Economy Apartment, 2 Single Beds, Non Smoking

  • 140 sq m
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 Single Beds

Comfort Apartment, 1 Queen Bed, Non Smoking

  • 140 sq m
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Queen Bed

Economy Apartment, 1 Queen Bed, Non Smoking

  • 140 sq m
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Queen Bed

About this area

Ruaka

A home away from home is located in Ruaka. Oshwal Religious Centre and Nairobi Gallery are cultural highlights, and travellers looking to shop may want to visit Yaya Centre and Two Rivers Mall. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at Nairobi City Stadium or Moi International Sports Centre.

What's nearby

  • Two Rivers Mall - 3 min drive
  • Village Market - 6 min drive
  • Westgate Shopping Mall - 12 min drive
  • ABC Place - 16 min drive
  • United Nations Office at Nairobi - 22 min drive

Getting around

  • Syokimau SGR Railway Station - 30 min drive
  • Nairobi (NBO-Jomo Kenyatta Intl.) - 71 min drive

Restaurants

  • Aldar Lebanese & Oriental Restaurant Nairobi - 5 min drive
  • Mister Wok - Two Rivers - 6 min drive
  • Jiko - 6 min drive
  • Hob House - 7 min drive
  • Osteria Gigiri - 7 min drive

About this property

Entire place

You'll have the entire apartment to yourself and will only share it with other guests in your party.

A home away from home

3-star apartments with kitchens and balconies
Dry cleaning, ATM/banking services and free self-parking are available at this apartment building. Each apartment has 2 bedrooms and offers free WiFi and a balcony. Guests will find a kitchen with a fridge, an oven, a hob and a microwave. Housekeeping is available on request.
A home away from home offers 2 forms of air-conditioned accommodation which are accessible via exterior corridors, and features complimentary slippers and an iron/ironing board. Rooms open to balconies. This individually decorated and furnished accommodation has separate living rooms. Accommodation at this 3-star apartment has kitchens with full-sized fridge/freezers, hobs, microwaves and kitchenware and utensils. Bathrooms include a shower.

Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Televisions come with satellite channels and Netflix. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Property is professionally cleaned
Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Free WiFi

Parking and transport

  • Free self-parking on site

Family friendly

  • Cots (infant beds): KES 1000 per day

Kitchen

  • Fridge (full size)
  • Hob
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Electric kettle

Bedrooms

  • Bed sheets provided
  • Rollaway/extra beds: KES 1000 per day

Bathrooms

  • Shower
  • Slippers
  • Towels provided

Living spaces

  • Living room
  • Sitting area

Entertainment

  • TV with satellite service
  • Netflix

Outdoor areas

  • Balcony

Laundry

  • Dry cleaning/laundry service

Comfort

  • Air conditioning

Pets

  • No pets allowed

Suitability/Accessibility

  • Lift
  • Soundproofing
  • Designated smoking areas

Services and conveniences

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Blackout curtains
  • ATM/banking services

Safety features

  • Window guards

General

  • 2 rooms
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
  • Access via exterior cooridors
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms avaliable

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 10 AM - 5 PM
Early check-in subject to availability
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 15

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

There is no front desk at this property
If you are planning to arrive after 5 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are available for KES 1000 per day.
Cots (infant beds) are available for KES 1000 per day

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Cash deposit: KES 5000.0 per stay
  • Cleaning fee: KES 800.0 per person, per week.

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Cleaning/housekeeping/linen fee: KES 500 every 2 days
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: KES 1000 per day
  • Rollaway bed fee: KES 1000 per day

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cots/infant beds and rollaway/extra beds
This property only accepts cash for all bookings and on-site payments
On-site parties or group events are strictly prohibited
Long-term renters welcome
Safety features at this property include window guards

We should mention

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation

Property is also known as

home away home Ruaka
A home away from home Ruaka
A home away from home Apartment
A home away from home Apartment Ruaka

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Overall score and ratings

3.0
Rating 5 - Excellent. 1 out of 2 reviews
5 - Excellent 50%
Rating 4 - Good. 0 out of 2 reviews
4 - Good 0%
Rating 3 - Okay. 0 out of 2 reviews
3 - Okay 0%
Rating 2 - Poor. 0 out of 2 reviews
2 - Poor 0%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 1 out of 2 reviews
1 - Terrible 50%

3.0/5

Cleanliness

3.0/5

Staff & service

3.0/5

Property conditions & facilities

1/5 Terrible

Disliked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
fearing.
Never got there.
Stayed 6 nights in Mar 2019

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 22 nights in Nov 2019