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

Free parking
Luggage storage

Luggage storage

Locker room

24-hour

Late 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 Sankara Nairobi Hotel offers luxurious rooms in proximity to Central Park, Uhuru Gardens Memorial Park and American Embassy Memorial Garden. The contemporary hotel represents organic architecture in Nairobi.

The city center is 30 minute walking distance from the hotel.

There are shopping places, such as a shopping mall, a market and boutiques nearby.

Guests can reach Sankara Nairobi Hotel by car from Wilson airport in 10 minutes.

Rooms

Offering a view over the city, 156 rooms feature modern décor, satellite TV, complimentary Wi-Fi, a private safe, soundproof windows and a work desk along with en suite bathrooms. Bathrooms are fitted with a walk-in shower, towels and a hairdryer.

Eat & Drink

The restaurant serves seasonal dishes. At the large café bar guests will enjoy a selection of wines, champagnes and cocktails. Guests can wine and dine at Havana Bar & Restaurante and Haandi, located in the neighborhood.

Services

There are such business facilities as a business center, an exhibition space and a meeting room on the premises.

Relax

The hotel pampers guests with a wellness centre, a sauna and a steam room as well as steam baths and reflex massage. The property offers a gym and a fitness centre to keep shape.

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
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 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
  • Wake up 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
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots
  • 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
  • Private plunge pool
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • Turndown service
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds
  • In-room sink

Bathroom

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

Self-catering

  • Mini-fridge
  • Electric kettle

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

  • from  12 pm

Check-out

  • until  2 pm

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 12 may stay at the price of USD 30 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • One child under the age of 12 may stay at the price of USD 30 per person per night in an extra bed. 

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

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Rooms and availability

Club Double Room
Bed type: Double bed or 1 Single bed
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    Club King Room
    Bed type: King-size bed
    Size: 34 m²
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      Bed type: 2 Single beds or King-size bed or Twin beds or 1 Single bed
      Size: 32 m²
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          Bed type: Queen-size bed
          Size: 34 m²
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            Junior Suite
            Bed type: 1 Super King-size bed or Double bed or 1 Single bed
            Size: 44 m²
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              Club Floor Room
              Bed type: 1 Single bed
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                Superior Room
                Bed type: 1 Single bed or 2 Single beds or Double bed
                Size: 32 m²
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                Superior|Superior Room, 1 Twin Bed

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                  Superior King Room
                  Bed type: King-size bed
                  Size: 32 m²
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                      Deluxe King Room
                      Bed type: King-size bed
                      Size: 34 m²
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                        Executive Double Room
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                          Executive Suite
                          Bed type: 1 Single bed or Double bed
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                            How to reach hotel

                            hotel Sankara Nairobi Hotel Nairobi location
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                            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

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                            Sankara Nairobi Location

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                            What's nearby

                            Popular areas

                            • City Center - 2.8 km
                            • Kenya Parliament Buildings - 3.6 km

                            Places of interest

                            • Kumbu Kumbu Art Gallery - 400 m
                            • Nairobi Snake Park - 1.9 km
                            • University of Nairobi - 2.5 km
                            • Central Park - 2.9 km
                            • Jamia Mosque - 3.1 km
                            • Kenya National Archives - 3.6 km
                            • Shifteye Gallery - 3.6 km
                            • August 7th Memorial Park - 4.0 km

                            Convention centers

                            • Kenyatta International Conference Centre - 3.6 km

                            Shopping areas

                            • The Sarit Centre - 100 m
                            • Westgate Shopping Mall - 500 m
                            • Village Market - 3.5 km
                            • Yaya Centre - 3.7 km

                            Monuments and Landmarks

                            • Kazuri Beads Factory - 600 m

                            Museums

                            • Nairobi National Museum - 1.8 km
                            • Railway Museum - 4.0 km

                            Parks

                            • Nairobi Arboretum - 1.6 km
                            • masia mara national park - 1.8 km

                            Galleries

                            • Nairobi Gallery - 3.2 km

                            Local attractions

                            • Uhuru Gardens Memorial Park - 1.7 km
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                            • Nairobi National Museum - 2.0 km
                              Museum Hill, Nairobi
                            • Karura Forest Reserve - 2.8 km
                              Limuru Road, Nairobi
                            • Snake Park - 1.8 km
                              Museum Hill, Nairobi
                            • Nairobi Arboretum - 2.2 km
                              State House Road, Nairobi

                            Near the hotel

                            • Nairobi Mosques - 680 m
                              St Marks ( Waiyaki Way), Nairobi

                              Restaurants nearby

                              • Mediterraneo - 140 m

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

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

                              • Gipsy Bar - 140 m

                                Address: Woodvale Grove. Opposite Barclays Bank

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

                              • Mystique Gardens - 150 m

                                Address: Ring Road Parklands

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

                              • Haandi - 230 m

                                Address: The Mall Shopping Centre
                                Phone: 4448294

                                73% likes this, based on 208 reviews

                              • Muhibbah - 140 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