Intercontinental Nairobi Hotel  5 stars

City Hall Way; Po. Box 30353, Nairobi, Kenya, 00200  show mapSave
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Overview

Intercontinental Nairobi is a 5-star property only 1.6km from Uhuru Gardens Memorial Park, David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust and Nairobi National Museum. An example of colonial architecture, this hotel opened in 1998 and was fully restored in 2007.

Monuments and museums lie a short distance from the hotel. The property is placed next to Railway Museum, Nairobi Gallery and Tom Mboya Statue as well as bars and golf courses.

This hotel boasts close proximity to parks and a national park.

Wilson airport is 5 minutes' drive from the hotel.

Rooms

All 375 large rooms offer a minibar, a mini-refrigerator, individual climate control, a laptop-size safe and Wi-Fi as well as private bathrooms with bathrobes, a Jacuzzi and slippers. They are equipped with an electric kettle and coffee/tea makers.

Eat

In the morning a buffet breakfast is served at the dining room. Guests can unwind in the gastronomic restaurant, which serves light international cuisine. Guests can relax in the coffee bar serving complimentary drinks.

A buffet breakfast is served at affordable prices. 

Work

A beauty salon, a hairdresser and a barber shop for general use and a business center, a photocopier and conference facilities for work can be found on-site.

Relax

Leisure facilities include a tennis court, live entertainment and an outdoor swimming pool. Active tourists will enjoy tennis and cycling provided on-site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas for additional charge

Guest Parking

Free Private hotel parking is possible on site.

Year renovated   2007.  Number of rooms   376.

City Center Nairobi - 2000 ft
Airports Wilson (WIL) - 2.4 mi, Jomo Kenyatta International (NBO) - 7.7 mi
Restaurants Hamdi - 800 ft, Tropez - 1300 ft
Parks Central Park - 1000 ft
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Facilities

General
  • Parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • Car rental
  • Currency exchange
  • Elevator
  • ATM/cash machine
  • Bus parking
  • Concierge desk
  • Shoe shine stand
  • Storage space
  • Gift shop
  • 24-Hour Front Desk
  • Front desk
  • VIP room facilities
  • Newspapers/magazines
  • Barber/beauty Shop
  • Trouser Press
  • Hairdresser
  • Tour desk
  • Designated smoking area
Activities
  • Spa & wellness center
Services
  • Bell staff/porter
  • Maid Service
  • Shops/commercial Services
  • Limousine service
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Ticket service
Dining facilities
  • Bar/lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Cocktail lounge
  • In-room breakfast
Business facilities
  • Wi-Fi Internet
  • Business center
  • Fax/photocopying
Meeting facilities
  • Meeting/banquet facilities
  • Meeting room
Children's facilities
  • Child care
  • Children's play area
  • Children's pool
Facilities for people with disabilities
  • Rooms/facilities for people with disabilities
Leisure and relaxation facilities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Casino
  • Sauna
  • Fitness center
  • Exercise gym
  • Health club
  • Live entertainment
  • Sun terrace
  • Shiatsu massage
Room facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • 24-hour Room Service
  • Tea and Coffee Facilities
  • Ironing facilities
  • Mini bar
  • Terrace
Living Area
  • Sitting area
Bedroom
  • Rollaway beds
Media
  • Cable TV
  • In-room computer
  • AM/FM alarm clock
  • Telephone
  • Internet access
  • TV
Room decor
  • Soundproofed windows

Policies

Check-In

from  2 pm

Check-Out

until  12 pm

Children and extra beds
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

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Bed type: King Size bed
Size: 295 sq. feet
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    Bed type: King Size bed
    Size: 715 sq. feet
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      Bed type: 2 Single beds or King Size bed
      Size: 380 sq. feet
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          Intercontinental Nairobi LocationWhat's nearby

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          What's nearby

          Popular areas
          • City Center
            1700 ft
          Parks
          • masia mara national park
            1.0 mi

          Local Attractions

          • Snake Park
            1.1 mi
            Museum Hill, Nairobi
          • Uhuru Gardens Memorial Park
            1.2 mi
            NairobiKenya
          • David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust
            1.8 mi
            Mbagathi Road, Nairobi
          • Nairobi Mosques
            2.5 mi
            St Marks ( Waiyaki Way), Nairobi
          • Railway Museum
            4.1 mi
            Uhuru rd, Nairobi

          Near the hotel

          • Central Park
            1000 ft
            Kenyatta Avenue, Nairobi
          • Karura Forest Reserve
            2000 ft
            Limuru Road, Nairobi
          • Jamia Mosque
            2000 ft
            Banda Street, Nairobi
          • National Archives
            2500 ft
            Moi Avenue, Nairobi
          • American Embassy Memorial Garden
            2500 ft
            Moi Ave, Nairobi
          • River Road
            3800 ft
            River road, Nairobi
          • Nairobi National Museum
            4800 ft
            Museum Hill, Nairobi

          Restaurants Nearby

          • Hamdi

            82% likes this, based on 29 reviews

            800 ft
            5 Kaunda Street
          • Tropez

            75% likes this, based on 22 reviews

            1300 ft
            Banda St, city centre
          • Trattoria

            60% likes this, based on 144 reviews
            Cuisine: Italian

            1600 ft
            cnr Wabera & Kaunda Sts, city centre

            Phone: 340855

          • Seven

            72% likes this, based on 37 reviews
            Cuisine: Steakhouse

            1500 ft
            Village Market
          • Trattoria Ristorante & Pizzeria

            62% likes this, based on 34 reviews
            Cuisine: Italian

            1600 ft
            Kaunda and Wabera Street

          Intercontinental Nairobi Reviews

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

          Average guest rating

          7.4
          out of 10
          Very good
          Based on 16 reviews

          Rating by category:

          Service
          7.4
          Value
          7.4
          Location
          8.7
          Rooms
          7.2
          Dining
          5.0

          Individual guest reviews

          • Single

            Nice location. A bit tired. Good food. Safe.

            Atm not always working and when it works only certain card types accepted.

            • Average rating
              6.2
          • Single

            Helpful staff. Good location. Large, comfortable room.

            Very disappointed with the state of the bathroom in my room. No shampoo or toothbrush on arrival which was a nuisance as I arrived very late so had to phone and wait for these items. Also the shower didn't work properly as very little water. Expect much better.

            • Average rating
              5.8
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