OFFICIAL CATEGORY (Ministry of Tourism Classification): 5*****
Location: In Nairobi, 30 minutes from Jomo Kenyatta airport.
Description: Opened in 1904 thus occupies a unique place in the history of Nairobi with generations of unfailing luxurious style evident in the old elegant rickshaws, ox-carts and vintage cars standing in the well manicured gardens amongst modern luxurious facilities.
Number of Rooms: Total of 167 rooms with 35 doubles and 132 twins rooms divided as:
Acacia Wing 44 rooms divided into 35 deluxe Suites, 04 Executive Suites each with a lounge;05 double VIP Suites with separate sitting room, an extra bath and dressing room
Karura Wing 26 rooms - 03 Suites (each with 01 twin and 01 double) and 23 standard twins Delamere 44 rooms - 18 standard twins, 10 standard doubles, 08 pairs (16 rooms) ofinter-connecting rooms (15 twins and 01 double)
Kijabe Wing 18 rooms – (06 ordinary rooms and 12 Studio Suites) and 1937 Block (08 ordinary rooms).
Mugumo 27 rooms - 07 split-levelled Duplex Suites (02 doubles, 05 twins), 20 standard rooms (7 doubles and 13 twins).
Room décor: Luxurious modern comfortable rooms with beautiful but dull colours
Room amenities: All rooms have private bathrooms with shower, mini-bar, television and radio and direct dial telephone.
Special feature: Historical, luxurious and within access to all points of Nairobi.
Food & Beverage Facilities: Four impressive Restaurants offering first class cuisine and three bars:-
Climate: Warm days average 24°C with cooler nights. June - July are colder months average 18°C and March - June have long rains while October - December short rains