was established in 1896 due to the construction of the
Mombasa to Lake Victoria railway line. It was on this plateau
at 1600 m. altitude that the Masai grazed their cattle along
the small river called the 'E Nairobi', which means in Masai,
'cool' or 'cold'.
Nairobi is now a modern city with a cool
unpolluted and healthy climate and a population of over one
million. Nairobi hotels will range from recommendable hostels,
to five star modern hotels. Camping in Nairobi is also
possible at the Nairobi back packers. Conference in Nairobi
is now popular with international hosting centres.
Nairobi town is now
formally the hub of Africa, hosting the head on UN in Africa
and all major airlines arriving in Nairobi daily, the city
is set to become one of the most convenient in Africa.
A list of
Preferred options of Nairobi hotels and places to stay
* Click on individual Nairobi hotel to view details and
Top end hotels
or 5 star hotels in Nairobi.
hotels in Nairobi.
hotels in Nairobi.
• With a representative stationed at the Jomo Kenyatta
international airport 24 hrs
we are happy to organize or reserve transfers to Nairobi from
the airport to your hotel.
• Other accommodation options include Hostel in Nairobi down
town, Kenya YMCA Nairobi.
Got a day in a Nairobi hotel or just around Nairobi? Enquire
about our daily tours into Nairobi national park,
usually half day safaris departing either in the morning at
0800 to end at 1400 or starting at 1300 to finish at 1800
Nairobi National Park
lies only 13 kms from the city centre and is fenced on all
sides but open along part of it's south-east perimeter
allowing a corridor for the natural migration of game which
takes place with seasonal rains. The Athi River forms the
southern boundary of the Park and the riverine forest along
the river banks is home to many species of monkey and a wide
variety of birds. With the exception of elephant, all of the
'big five' can be seen - rhino, buffalo, lion and leopard.
Cheetah, hyena and many species of plains game have also
made this their home. Daily group trips into Nairobi
national park could be organized.
Restaurant Nairobi is a popular eating out
View short Nairobi tours and safaris
general information on Kenya
Safaris in Kenya.
budget camping safaris in Kenya
Accommodation in Kenya
The masai mara
Diani beach Kenya
Lamu island Kenya
Malindi beach Kenya
Watamu beach Kenya