Overlooking the Ngong Hills in Nairobi’s tranquil and upscale neighbourhood of Karen, this luxurious boutique hotel is a haven of elegant charm. With personalised service and a tranquil atmosphere, Hemingways Nairobi makes an ideal 1- or 2-night stopover for travellers beginning or ending their Kenya safari. It is popular with high-level delegations and VIPs, and is a sought-after meeting place for well-heeled Kenyans.
Regal reception areas, clapboard architecture and spacious, airy rooms exude graceful elegance while a superior spa and wellness centre bestow sensual pampering on its guests. Award-winning cuisine from the resident Michelin-starred chef is standard here while a personalised butler service caters to your every need, from early morning wake-up calls to personal shopping. The reception rooms are dotted with Matbronze’s exceptional and true-to-life bird sculptures and the manicured gardens are ablaze with tropical canna lilies.
The perfect location from which to escape the hustle and bustle of the city, Hemingways Nairobi is well placed to access the capital’s top attractions. The utterly unique Nairobi National Park – offering authentic big game viewing with a city skyline – lies just a few minutes away, while the Karen Blixen Museum, Giraffe Centre and Daphne Sheldrick Elephant Orphanage are also nearby.
Ideal pre- or post-safari stopover after or before a long-haul flight
Close to Nairobi’s top attractions such as the Giraffe Centre and Elephant Orphanage
Luxurious spa and wellness centre plus swimming pool
Michelin-star cuisine in the Hollywood-themed restaurant
Personalised butler service and large suites with plenty of features
With communal relaxation areas including a brasserie, a fine dining restaurant, an open wine cellar and a plush bar, Hemingways Nairobi is known for its superb service and cuisine. The much-admired personal butler service sets this hotel apart from other luxury establishments – what greater indulgence can be offered than a personal assistant to take care of anything from your morning wake up call to packing your bags and arranging a private dining experience in your suite?
Hemingways has high speed Wi-Fi throughout as well as a laptop, DVD player and fax machine available to you on request. Indulge your senses with exotic treatments from the spa where professional stylists soothe away any long haul stress before you explore the sights and sounds of Kenya’s capital. Enjoy a game drive in nearby Nairobi National Park or sip sundowners high above the city on Champagne Ridge as you take in the glorious views.
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