Sifting through the plethora of Nairobi hotels to pick the best one for your needs can be quite challenging. However, it need not be. Nairobi offers a broad range of hotels to suit everyone from the budget to the discerning traveler.
If you are looking for a 5-star accommodation in Nairobi, you may want to consider these popular hotels.
The Hilton Nairobi, which is part of the easily recognizable Hilton brand is great for business travelers. It features an outdoor pool, satellite television and a complimentary breakfast. Business travelers will be thankful that this hotel is located in the heart of Nairobi, the capital of Kenya.
The Nairobi Serena Hotel offers some of the most beautiful views over the city of Nairobi. These are complemented with its generously large pool, well-equipped fitness center and some exquisite restaurants.
Fairmont The Nortfolk, which was recently refurbished, is one of the city’s oldest hotels. Its guests love its sense of history, luxurious bedding and lively bars.
The Intercontinental Nairobi is also located in the heart of the city and is home to some excellent bars and restaurants. It is also a stone’s throw from the Kenyatta International Conference Center, the country’s premier conference facility.
Panari is one of the newer Nairobi hotels. As is the case with the other 5-star hotels in the city, it offers its guests satellite television and high speed internet. But its real edge over the other hotels is its close proximity to the busiest airport in the country. You therefore don’t have to be held up in a traffic snarl-up while getting to and from the airport.
Laico Regency Hotel is an opulent hotel that is also located in the central business district. It is particularly ideal for conducting business in the city.
There are a couple of wonderful 4 star hotels in Nairobi.
The Holiday Inn Nairobi is a low-rise hotel that is spread over some incredibly beautiful mature gardens. Besides a fitness center, the hotel features 2 swimming pools, one of which is secluded, enabling you to swim in privacy.
Jacaranda Hotel is located in the posh Nairobi suburb of Westlands and just across the road from the busy Sarit Center shopping mall.
3-Star Nairobi Hotels
Those who are on a budget may be more interested in some of the 3 star Nairobi hotels.
The Sixeighty Hotel enjoys an enviable position in the Nairobi city center. It is therefore a great spot for businessmen who need to transact business in the city.
The Boulevard Hotel is located on the banks of the Nairobi River, close to the University of Nairobi and the Kenya National Theater.
Nairobi also offers some of the most beautiful boutique hotels in Africa. The following hotels are some of the local favorites.
Located in the up market suburb of Karen, the Giraffe Manor in Kenya is a very private and serene restored Scottish house set on 140-acre grounds. Its star attractions are the dozen or so resident Rothschild giraffes that you have plenty of opportunity to get up, close and personal and even share a meal with.
Macushla House one of the most beautiful Nairobi Hotels. It offers space and personal service as it only has enough room for 10 guests.
Book Early to Avoid Disappointment
Information about the Nairobi hotels should help you make an informed choice on where to stay during your Nairobi trip. Of course, these favorites fill up quickly so be sure to reserve your room well ahead of your trip.