Hotels & places to stay in Nairobi
Opened in 2009, the Ole-Sereni is the closest Nairobi has to an airport hotel, though its brand-new neighbour, the Eka Hotel, ...More about Ole-Sereni
You cannot expect too much from a stop over hotel but the Ole-Serini is tired and did not provide a pleasant stay. Our room faced a busy road, the air condition unit was ... 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 loved our stay here. From the minute we arrived we were welcomed as part of the family. The rooms were amazing and so creatively decorated. Nothing was too much trouble ... 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
Nairobi National Park is a truly remarkable place. As the city grew rapidly from nothing at the end of the 19th century, this originally wild place is now one of Africa's ... 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
Aero Club was a great recommendation and although I arrived there very late (11ish) they didn’t fuss, showed me to my room and didn’t have me hanging around doing lots of ... 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
Great location for overnighting in Nairobi. Perfect for moving on to a Safari. Very welcoming and felt very safe lovely helpful staff. We arrived around 11pm wondered if ... reviews...
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
Staying at Giraffe Manor is like staying at a friends house . There are no locks on the room doors ( well only from inside) You can help yourself to drinks in the lounge... 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...
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...
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 had the warmest of welcomes. That warmth and hospitality continued throughout our visit with each member of staff with whom we came into contact. I tended to to discover ... 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. Ngong House was originally ...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