Sankara Nairobi Hotel

05 Woodvale Grove, Westlands, Nairobi, Kenya  show map
 5 stars
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Sankara Nairobi Hotel

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

On-site parking

Luggage storage

Luggage storage

Locker room

24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

24-hour security

Food/ Drinks

Poolside snack bar

A la carte restaurant

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Cafe

Snack bar

Coffee shop

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Indoor swimming pool

Rooftop pool

Infinity pool

Private plunge pool

Overview

The 5-star tranquil hotel Sankara Nairobi offers an airy accommodation within easy reach of Nairobi National Museum, which is about 25 minutes` walk. Featuring organic architecture, the hotel is opened since 2010.

You can find Nairobi National Park only 8.8 km from the property. The center of Nairobi is 3 km away from the venue.

The hotel's privileged location a short stroll from a shopping mall, a market and boutiques is favorable for shopping lovers.

Sankara Nairobi Hotel can be reached in 10 minutes by car from Wilson airport.

Rooms

Sankara Nairobi Hotel offers rooms with a modern interior, climate control, free Wi-Fi, a lounge area, a private safe and soundproof windows. The rooms have a panoramic view of the city. They are fitted with an electric kettle, a dishwasher and coffee/tea makers as well as en suite bathrooms with a separate shower, a hairdryer and towels.

Eat & Drink

Guests will enjoy light dishes of seasonal cuisine in the stunning on-site restaurant. Exclusive drinks are offered in the café bar. Offering a variety of dishes, Havana Bar & Restaurante and Haandi are just about 250 meters away.

Services

Guests can make use of limousine rentals available on site.

Relax

Full body massage, back massages and reflex massage will ensure guests a relaxing stay. On-site amenities for fitness include a gym and a fitness centre.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Guest Parking

Free private parking is possible on site.

Year renovated:   2010.  Number of floors:   7.  Number of rooms:   156.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking rooms
  • On-site parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Public areas with access for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • 24-hour security
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Children are welcome
  • Luggage storage
  • Locker room
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Beauty salon
  • Coffee shop
  • Exterior corridors
  • Executive/club floor
  • Multilingual staff

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • 24-hour room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Doctor on call
  • Limousine service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Shoe shine service
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Cafe
  • Poolside snack bar
  • Snack bar
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Exhibition space
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • Secretarial service
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Paid babysitting/ Child services
  • DVDs/ Videos for children
  • Children's play area

Leisure facilities

  • Infinity pool
  • Rooftop pool
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Entertainment
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Sauna
  • Steam room
  • Back massage
  • Reflex massage
  • Head massage
  • Full body massage
  • Foot massage

Room view

  • City view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Central heating
  • VIP room facilities
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Connecting rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Private plunge pool
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • Turndown service
  • Armchair
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Shared bathroom
  • Separate tub and shower
  • Steam shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Slippers
  • Room toiletries
  • Bathroom telephone
  • Sink
  • Toilet

Self-catering

  • Mini-fridge

Bedroom

  • Pillow menu
  • Down comforter

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Internet television
  • Paid movies/Video
  • DVD player
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor
  • Blackout curtains

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 12 pm FREE
Check-out until 2 pm FREE

Children and extra beds

All children
0 - 2 years
Crib FREE
One child
3 - 12 years
Extra bed USD 30
Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 
Maximum capacity of cribs and extra beds depends on the room you book. Please check room details before you make a reservation.

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

05 Woodvale Grove, Westlands, Nairobi, Kenya

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City Center
  • Nairobi
    2.9 km
Airports
  • Wilson (WIL)
    6.8 km
  • Jomo Kenyatta International (NBO)
    15.1 km
Restaurants
  • Mediterraneo (cuisine: Italian)
    140 m
  • Haandi
    230 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  12 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  2 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2010
  • Number of floors:
    7
  • Number of rooms:
    156

Hotel Awards

KenyanHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedNairobiSankara Nairobi

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best Spa Hotels in Kenya

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Rooms and availability

Club Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Private bathroom
    • Air conditioning
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Room Description:

Non Refundable DOUBLE CLUB

Sankara Nairobi photos Room
Club King Room
  • Room size:

    34 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Air conditioning
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Room Description:

Standard|Club Room, 1 King Bed

Twin Room
  • Room size:

    32 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds, 1 Double bed, 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Air conditioning
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Room Description:

Standard|DOUBLE STANDARD nrf

King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
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Room Description:

Standard|Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking

King Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed, 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
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Room Description:

Suite|Double King Size Bed-suite

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Junior Suite
  • Room size:

    44 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Super King-size bed, 1 Double bed, 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Private bathroom
    • Air conditioning
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Room Description:

Junior Suite|Junior Suite

Club Floor Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Bathtub
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Room Description:

Standard|CLUB FLOOR

Sankara Nairobi photos Room
Superior Room
  • Room size:

    32 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 2 Single beds, 1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Private bathroom
    • Air conditioning
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Room Description:

Superior|Superior Room, 1 Twin Bed

Superior Connecting Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Private bathroom
    • Air conditioning
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Room Description:

Relax - Private pool Entertainment - Free WiFi and wired Internet access, 32-inch LCD TV, iPod dock Food & Drink - Coffee/tea maker, minibar, room service, and free bottled water Sleep - A pillow menu, blackout drapes/curtains, and turndown service Bathroom - Private bathroom, deep soaking bathtub and separate shower Practical - Safe, free newspaper, and iron/ironing board; rollaway/extra beds available on request Comfort - Air conditioning and daily housekeeping Non-Smoking Room is accessed via exterior corridors Connecting/adjoining rooms can be requested, subject to availability

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Superior King Room
  • Room size:

    32 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Private bathroom
    • Air conditioning
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Room Description:

Superior|Superior Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking

Deluxe Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Private bathroom
    • Air conditioning
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Room Description:

Non Refundable DOUBLE DELUXE

Deluxe Connecting Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Private bathroom
    • Air conditioning
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Room Description:

Relax - Private pool Entertainment - Free WiFi and wired Internet access, 32-inch LCD TV, iPod dock Food & Drink - Coffee/tea maker, minibar, room service, and free bottled water Sleep - A pillow menu, blackout drapes/curtains, and turndown service Bathroom - Private bathroom, deep soaking bathtub and separate shower Practical - Safe, free newspaper, and iron/ironing board; rollaway/extra beds available on request Comfort - Air conditioning and daily housekeeping Non-Smoking Room is accessed via exterior corridors Connecting/adjoining rooms can be requested, subject to availability

Sankara Nairobi photos Room
Deluxe King Room
  • Room size:

    34 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Private bathroom
    • Air conditioning
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Room Description:

Deluxe|Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking

Executive Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
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Room Description:

Deluxe|DOUBLE EXECUTIVE nrf

Executive Two-Bedroom King Suite
City view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Private bathroom
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Room Description:

Stylish and spacious Executive Suites at 76m2 have Club Lounge access. For the ultimate luxurious accommodation our Executive Suites feature exquisite furnishing and interior design. Executive Suites have a private bedroom with King bed and a separate lounge area, including a four-seater dining table, a conference table, a sofa, an easy chair and a bar. There is glass partitioning between the bedroom and bathroom, together with a dressing area containing a free standing bathtub and a separate guest washroom. An interconnecting door to an adjacent Superior Room allows for conversion into a two-bedroom suite. Executive Suites have direct access to Club Lounge with its spectacular sky view of Nairobi, and range of exclusive services including gourmet breakfast. Room Features and Amenities: • Free high speed wired and wireless internet access • Bespoke Serta mattresses and luxurious Hanse down toppers • Large work desk and ergonomic chair • Marble bathroom with separate walk-in r

Executive Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Private bathroom
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Room Description:

Non Refundable SINGLE EXECUTIVE-SUITE

Luxury Corner Junior Suite
City view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Private bathroom
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Room Description:

44m2 in size, luxurious Junior Suites with King beds have access to Club Lounge. Prominently situated at corner sections of the hotel floor, our Junior Suites benefit from large panoramic windows offering extensive views over the city and a generous sitting area. Contemporary in design, these suites are decorated to the highest standards in natural tones with rich silks, wood, leather and modern African fabrics. Guests booking Junior Suites are entitled to all Club Lounge benefits for the ultimate comfort and convenience. These include complimentary gourmet breakfast, dedicated areas for work and relaxation, two state-of-the-art boardrooms, express check-in and checkout and complimentary food and beverages. Room Features and Amenities: • Free high speed wired and wireless internet access • Bespoke Serta mattresses and luxurious Hanse down toppers • Large work desk and ergonomic chair • Marble bathroom with separate walk-in rain shower and bathtub • Atmospheric temperature control

Sankara Nairobi Location

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What's nearby

Popular areas

  • City Center2.8 km
  • Kenya Parliament Buildings3.6 km

Places of interest

  • Kumbu Kumbu Art Gallery400 m
  • Nairobi Snake Park1.9 km
  • University of Nairobi2.5 km
  • Central Park2.9 km
  • Jamia Mosque3.1 km
  • Shifteye Gallery3.6 km
  • Kenya National Archives3.6 km
  • August 7th Memorial Park4.0 km

Convention centers

  • Kenyatta International Conference Centre3.6 km

Shopping areas

  • The Sarit Centre100 m
  • Westgate Shopping Mall500 m
  • Village Market3.5 km
  • Yaya Centre3.7 km

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Kazuri Beads Factory600 m

Museums

  • Nairobi National Museum1.8 km
  • Railway Museum4.0 km

Parks

  • Nairobi Arboretum1.6 km
  • masia mara national park1.8 km

Galleries

  • Nairobi Gallery3.2 km

Local attractions

  • Uhuru Gardens Memorial Park1.7 km
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  • Nairobi National Museum2.0 km
    Museum Hill, Nairobi
  • Karura Forest Reserve2.8 km
    Limuru Road, Nairobi
  • Snake Park1.8 km
    Museum Hill, Nairobi
  • Nairobi Arboretum2.2 km
    State House Road, Nairobi

Near the hotel

  • Nairobi Mosques680 m
    St Marks ( Waiyaki Way), Nairobi

    Restaurants nearby

    • Mediterraneo140 m

      Address: 9 West
      Phone: 254 020 4447494/4450349/ 0733576630

      63% likes this, based on 63 reviews
      Cuisine: Italian

    • Gipsy Bar140 m

      Address: Woodvale Grove. Opposite Barclays Bank

      52% likes this, based on 30 reviews
      Cuisine: International

    • Mystique Gardens150 m

      Address: Ring Road Parklands

      55% likes this, based on 38 reviews
      Cuisine: Indian

    • Haandi230 m

      Address: The Mall Shopping Centre
      Phone: 4448294

      73% likes this, based on 208 reviews

    • Muhibbah140 m

      Address: Sankara Hotel, Woodvale Grove,

      52% likes this, based on 36 reviews
      Cuisine: Asian

    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  12 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  2 pm
    • Year renovated:
      2010
    • Number of floors:
      7
    • Number of rooms:
      156

    Hotel Awards

    KenyanHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedNairobiSankara Nairobi

    According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
    Best Spa Hotels in Kenya

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    Sankara Nairobi Reviews

    Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Sankara Nairobi

    Average guest rating

    9.0out of 10
    Superb
    Based on 58 reviews

    Rating by category:

    Rooms
    9.3
    Value
    8.4
    Service
    9.6
    Location
    8.9

    Guest reviews

      How to reach hotel

      hotel Sankara Nairobi Hotel Nairobi location
      Show big map »

      Hotel Address:

      05 Woodvale Grove, Westlands, Nairobi, Kenya

      Get directions
      City Center
      • Nairobi
        2.9 km
      Airports
      • Wilson (WIL)
        6.8 km
      • Jomo Kenyatta International (NBO)
        15.1 km
      Restaurants
      • Mediterraneo (cuisine: Italian)
        140 m
      • Haandi
        230 m
      Hotel information
      • Check-in:
        from  12 pm
      • Check-out:
        until  2 pm
      • Year renovated:
        2010
      • Number of floors:
        7
      • Number of rooms:
        156

      Hotel Awards

      KenyanHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedNairobiSankara Nairobi

      According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
      Best Spa Hotels in Kenya

      Use Badge