Discover the allure of Hemingways Nairobi – a luxury Nairobi hotel nestled in a tranquil oasis amidst the vibrant pulse of the city. 

Cost Per Night: £ £ £ £ 


Nestled within the verdant embrace of Karen, Nairobi's upscale suburb, Hemingways Nairobi is a luxury Nairobi hotel that reigns as a beacon of opulence and heritage. Here, amidst the whispers of history, guests are enveloped in a world of bespoke indulgence and unparalleled charm. 
Positioned between the untamed expanse of Nairobi National Park and the majestic silhouette of Ngong Hills, Hemingways Nairobi is a gateway to Kenya's capital city. From the enchanting David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust to the iconic Giraffe Centre, every moment is an invitation to immerse oneself in Nairobi's rich tapestry of experiences. 
A sanctuary of serenity, the hotel's 45 exquisite suites exude an air of exclusivity, while its world-class spa beckons with promises of rejuvenation and bliss. At the heart of this luxury Nairobi hotel, the brasserie tantalises with its fusion of classic flavours and innovative culinary delights. The ritual of afternoon tea unveils a moment of pure tranquillity amidst the day's adventures. 
Beyond the confines of the hotel, a realm of exploration awaits. Dive into the crystalline depths of the swimming pool, sculpt your physique in the state-of-the-art gym, or tee off amidst the emerald splendour of the nearby golf course. 
One of the best things to do in Nairobi is to visit Karen's bustling shopping scene or embark on a journey through time at the hallowed halls of the Karen Blixen Museum, conveniently located adjacent to the hotel's historic grounds. 

An afternoon tea is laid out inside one of the hotel's seating areas, offering scones, sandwiches, cakes and potted tea.
The outside seating area stretches around the outdoor pool. Wickered seats and wooden tables are covered by cream-coloured parasols.

Key Property Features

45 lavish suites

Butler service during your holiday to Kenya

The Brasserie serves international cuisine at breakfast, lunch & dinner

Enjoy English afternoon tea

Hemingways bar serves exquisite cocktails and fine wines

Hemingways Nairobi offers a premier spa, pool & gym

Manicured gardens


The Chef's Table at the hotel is a private dining space seating 8 people and surrounded by a wine cellar, designed in a classic, sleek style
The Executive Suite at the hotel is dressed in a colonial style with a four-poster bed, high-beamed ceilings and wooden furnishings.
The Executive Suite is decorated with paintings, glossy wooden flooring, high-beamed ceilings and a ceiling fan.
The hotel's Brasserie is decorated with glossy, wooden flooring, ceiling fans, subtle decor and wooden tables and chairs.
The hotel's gym is sleek, minimal and bright and airy, letting in plenty of natural light and equipped with state-of-the-art equipment.
One of the massage rooms at the hotel spa is dressed in subtle decor and a neutral colour pallete, as two massage beds centre the room.
The Nairobi Bar in the hotel is dressed in marble flooring and leather sofas. The bar is fully equipped with a range of spirits.

Hemingways Nairobi's Positive Impact

For more than a decade, Hemingways Nairobi has been a beacon of responsible stewardship, championing local communities and environments through sustainable water, energy, and waste management initiatives, alongside a commitment to utilising locally sourced produce. It’s one of the best luxury hotels in Nairobi, and what’s more, the Hemingways group passionately advocates for local projects. They celebrate native craftsmanship, fostering a deeper connection to the rich cultural tapestry of the region. 

The exterior front entrance to the hotel is lit up during a clear evening. Palm trees surround the entrance.
The entrance hall to the hotel opens upto a two-way staircase. The floors are marble and a large chandelier dangles over-head.

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