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Hemingways Nairobi

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Egyptian cotton sheets, hypo-allergenic bedding, minibar, in-room safe
Outdoor pool
Outdoor pool
Outdoor pool
Balcony

Overview of Hemingways Nairobi

Hemingways Nairobi

5.0 star property

4.7/5 Exceptional

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa
Map
Mbagathi Ridge, Nairobi, 00100

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationOloolua Nature Trail19 min walk
  • Popular LocationKaren Blixen Coffee Garden and Cottages3 min drive
  • Popular LocationKaren Blixen Museum3 min drive
  • AirportNairobi (NBO-Jomo Kenyatta Intl.)43 min drive

Room options

About this area

Nairobi

In the suburbs, Hemingways Nairobi is in Langata, a neighborhood in Nairobi with good airport proximity. Karen Country Club and Royal Nairobi Golf Club are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those in the mood for shopping can visit The Hub Karen and Galleria Shopping Mall. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at Nyayo National Stadium or Nairobi City Stadium. Discover the area's wildlife on a nearby safari, or try your luck with game drives.

What's nearby

  • Oloolua Nature Trail - 19 min walk
  • Karen Blixen Coffee Garden and Cottages - 3 min drive
  • Karen Blixen Museum - 3 min drive
  • The Karen Hospital - 4 min drive
  • The Hub Karen - 14 min drive

Getting around

  • Syokimau SGR Railway Station - 27 min drive
  • Jomo Kenyatta Intl. Airport (NBO) - 42 min drive

Restaurants

  • Acacia Tree Lodge - 17 min walk
  • Graceful Chinese Restaurant - 4 min drive
  • Panarottis Kenya - 4 min drive
  • Artcaffé - 5 min drive
  • Java House - 5 min drive

About this property

Hemingways Nairobi

5-star luxury hotel located in Langata
Free English breakfast, a roundtrip airport shuttle, and a terrace are just a few of the amenities provided at Hemingways Nairobi. Indulge in a deep-tissue massage, reflexology, and a body scrub at the onsite spa. The onsite Modern European cuisine fine-dining restaurant features garden views and brunch. Stay connected with free in-room WiFi, and guests can find other amenities such as shopping on site and a garden.
You'll also enjoy the following perks during your stay:
  • An outdoor pool
  • Free self parking and valet parking
  • Limo/town car service, express check-out, and smoke-free premises
  • Tour/ticket assistance, multilingual staff, and a 24-hour front desk
  • Guest reviews give top marks for the helpful staff
Room features
All 45 rooms feature comforts such as 24-hour room service and pillow menus, in addition to perks like laptop-compatible safes and air conditioning. Guests reviews say good things about the spacious rooms at the property.
Extra conveniences in all rooms include:
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding and Egyptian cotton sheets
  • Bathrooms with deep soaking tubs and free toiletries
  • 40-inch LED TVs with cable channels and DVD players
  • Balconies, coffee/tea makers, and ceiling fans

Awards and affiliations

The property is a member of the Small Luxury Hotels of the World.

Languages

English, Swahili

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected

Social distancing

Contactless check-in
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Hand sanitizer provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi and wired Internet
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking on site
  • Free valet parking on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available
  • 24-hour roundtrip airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Airport shuttle on request
  • Limo/town car service

Food and drink

  • Free English breakfast available daily 6:00 AM–10:00 AM
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar
  • 24-hour room service

Things to do

  • Fitness center
  • Full-service spa
  • Outdoor pool
  • Sauna
  • Shopping
  • Steam room

Family friendly

  • DVD player
  • Laundry facilities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Soundproofed rooms

Conveniences

  • Elevator
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Front-desk safe

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Hair salon
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • No housekeeping
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Business services

  • Business center
  • Conference center
  • Meeting rooms

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Terrace

Spa

  • Aromatherapy
  • Body scrubs
  • Body treatments
  • Body wraps
  • Detox wraps
  • Facials
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Massage - deep-tissue
  • Massage - hot stone
  • Massage - Swedish
  • Reflexology
  • Spa tub

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets
  • Ceiling fan
  • Egyptian cotton sheets
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Pillow menu

Bathroom

  • Bathrobes
  • Deep soaking bathtub
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Private bathroom
  • Separate bathtub and shower
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 40-inch LED TV
  • Cable/satellite channels
  • DVD player

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Minibar

Outdoor space

  • Balcony

More

  • Free newspapers
  • Laptop-compatible safe
  • Phone
  • Slippers
  • Soundproofing

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Check-in

Check-in from 1:00 PM - midnight
Express check-in available
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10:00 AM
Express check-out available

Special check-in instructions

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply); guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available
Cribs (infant beds) are not available

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

  • Airport shuttle fee: KES 50 per person (roundtrip)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher and a smoke detector
Be prepared: check the latest COVID-19 travel requirements and measures in place for this destination before you travel.

Property is also known as

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Frequently asked questions

Does Hemingways Nairobi have a pool?

Yes, this property has an outdoor pool.

How much does it cost to stay at Hemingways Nairobi?

As of Nov 29, 2022, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Hemingways Nairobi on Dec 3, 2022 start from $497.72, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.

Is Hemingways Nairobi pet-friendly?

No, pets are not allowed at this property.

How much is parking at Hemingways Nairobi?

Self parking and valet parking are free at this property.

What time is check-in at Hemingways Nairobi?

Check-in is from 1:00 PM - midnight.

What time is check-out at Hemingways Nairobi?

Check-out is at 10:00 AM.

Does Hemingways Nairobi provide a shuttle to the airport?

Yes, there's an airport shuttle that runs on request. A fee of KES 50 per person applies.

Where is Hemingways Nairobi located?

Located in Langata, this luxury hotel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Oloolua Nature Trail, Karen Country Club, and Karen Blixen Coffee Garden and Cottages. Karen Blixen Museum and The Karen Hospital are also within 3 mi (5 km).

Overall score and ratings

4.7

Exceptional

Rating 5 - Excellent. 63 out of 76 reviews" "
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Rating 4 - Good. 7 out of 76 reviews" "
" "4 - Good 9%
Rating 3 - Okay. 5 out of 76 reviews" "
" "3 - Okay 7%
Rating 2 - Poor. 1 out of 76 reviews" "
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Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 76 reviews" "
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4.9/5

Cleanliness

4.7/5

Staff & service

4.7/5

Amenities

4.8/5

Property conditions & facilities

4.5/5

Eco-friendliness

5/5 Excellent

Brittany
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2022

5/5 Excellent

Irene
Traveled with family and small children
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The property was beautiful and the staff provided incredibly service.
Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2022

5/5 Excellent

Dianne
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Hemingway's Nairobi is the perfect get away. The amenities and Sunday brunch are spectacular.
Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2022

5/5 Excellent

Daniel
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Great place to relax and wind down.
Stayed 2 nights in Jan 2022

5/5 Excellent

Anthony
Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Architectural beauty, grounds setting is very peaceful and relaxing
Stayed 2 nights in Jan 2022

5/5 Excellent

Daniel
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2021

5/5 Excellent

Verified traveler
Traveled with partner, Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Superb service, beatiful (though small) garden, excellent food in the restaraunt.
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2021

5/5 Excellent

Leasa-Marie
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Amazing place to stay for a weekend, thou the restaurant was a let down!
Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2021

5/5 Excellent

Elodie
Business traveler
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 2 nights in Jun 2021

5/5 Excellent

Louis
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Hemingway’s what a beauty you are!
Amazing, old school, beauty! What an amazing hotel! Beautiful gardens! The staff, service are friendliness is really amazing! Good food! Wish we stayed longer!
Stayed 1 night in Jun 2021