Hotels & places to stay in Nairobi
Opened in 2009, the Ole-Sereni is the closest Nairobi has to an airport hotel, although its newer neighbour, the Eka Hotel, is ...More about Ole-Sereni
This hotel is a short drive from the airport and was a really comfortable place to spend the night after our late arrival from London and early flight to the Serengeti. reviews...
Macushla House is a converted home situated in the leafy, quiet Langata area of southwest Nairobi. This residential suburb is ...More about Macushla House
We returned to Macushla House after our safari and it felt great to be back, again diving into the warm and homely atmosphere, where the staff make you feel part of the family... reviews...
A new, upmarket, owner-managed lodge, opened at the beginning of 2012, The Emakoko straddles the southern boundary of Nairobi ...More about The Emakoko
The Emakoko is a unique experience - fantastic location on the southern edge of the National Park giving easy access for game drives. Superb ambiance in the main building ... reviews...
This business-class hotel on the Mombasa highway is one of the closest in the capital to Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta International ...More about Eka Hotel
Just one night and sleep in The Eka hotel. It was sophisticated, efficient and really restful. Because I was only there for a few hours, room service and lovely food came ... reviews...
Aero Club of East Africa
The dozen rooms at the old Aero Club of East Africa, at Nairobi’s domestic Wilson Airport are available for non-members and make ...More about Aero Club of East Africa
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Originally built in 1932 in the southern part of Nairobi’s suburb of Karen, in the style of a Scottish hunting lodge, Giraffe ...More about Giraffe Manor
Giraffe Manor offers quite a unique experience with its visiting giraffes & warthogs, its quasi-colonial air, & lovely setting. reviews...
Nairobi Tented Camp
The only accommodation inside Nairobi National Park, Nairobi Tented Camp opened in 2010. A traditionally styled camp of large ...More about Nairobi Tented Camp
AMAZING!!!!!!! I cannot recommend this experience highly enough. Warm welcome, fabulous surroundings and awe inspiring animal sightings. All this coupled with flush toilets, ... reviews...
Palacina - The Residence and The Suites is a top boutique hotel, located in the relatively quiet, central suburb of Kilimani, ...More about Palacina
A good hotel, very nice room with good facilities, restaurant was good but found the hotel too far from the airport when time was short. reviews...
Opened in 2013, in the green suburb of Karen in southwest Nairobi, Hemingways Nairobi has the feel of a country house retreat, ...More about Hemingways Nairobi
Only an overnight stay here en route to Tanzania but well worth the drive from the airport. Beautiful room, very comfortable and a great dinner reviews...
On a ten-acre plot in Langata, in the south-west suburbs of Nairobi, Hogmead is a colonial-style homestay/boutique hotel located ...More about Hogmead
We were given a small room, very different than our experience when we first arrived in Nairobi. reviews...
The Norfolk Hotel
Part of the Fairmont chain of hotels, The Norfolk Hotel is arguably one of the most iconic hotels in Nairobi. Built in 1904 it ...More about The Norfolk Hotel
We enjoy staying at old hotels with an interesting past so this was perfect for us. Although an old hotel it has all the modern facilities expected nowadays. reviews...
Opened in 2010 in the busy central Nairobi suburb of Westlands, the 156-room Sankara is aimed largely at the business-traveller ...More about Sankara
During the trip we needed to spend a couple of nights in Nairobi for some non-vacation business and because we wanted to visit the National Museum (well worth an afternoon, ... reviews...
Delightfully set in a grove of yellow fever trees (Acacia xanthophloea), Acacia Camp, usually known as Acacia Camp Swara Plains (or Swara Plains Acacia Camp), lies within the 80km2 Swara Plains Conservancy, 24km from Nairobi International Airport and just 2km from the Mombasa highway. After the ...More about Acacia Camp
Miti Mingi Guest House
Located in a quiet part of the booming Nairobi suburb of Westlands, Miti Mingi (the name means ‘many trees’) is a relatively modern, modestly sized bed-and-breakfast guesthouse set in a lush garden. The owners oversee the management of the guesthouse and live in a separate house in the grounds...More about Miti Mingi Guest House
A calm oasis in the hustle and bustle of Nairobi, Ngong House is a small, quirky lodge situated within four hectares of private land, in the Karen/Langata area of Nairobi city. It aims to provide a welcoming overnight stop either at the beginning or end of a Kenyan safari. We have not been able ...More about Ngong House
Heralding itself as the first luxury hotel in Nairobi, the Stanley has been open for well over a century. It’s a well-known landmark on the Nairobi map, having accommodated the likes of Ernest Hemingway and Barbara Streisand over the years. Whilst it hasn’t changed much on the outside in the last ...More about The Stanley
On the outskirts of Nairobi’s northern Gigiri suburb – location of several embassies, the UN complex and the big Village Market mall – the large, design-heavy Tribe hotel opened at the end of 2008, positioning itself as Nairobi’s chic new place to stay and espousing a modern, inclusive, fun-loving ...More about Tribe