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10 reviews
Guests rated this property 3.4/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

Free WiFi
Breakfast included
Parking included

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitizer provided
  • Personal protective equipment


Explore the area

Popular LocationAga Khan University Nairobi13 min walk
Popular LocationNairobi National Museum14 min walk
Popular LocationKenya National Theatre3 min drive
AirportNairobi (NBO-Jomo Kenyatta Intl.)21 min drive

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  • Deluxe Room

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 Double Bed OR 2 Twin Beds
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  • Single Room

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 1
    • 1 Twin Bed
    More detailsSingle Room
  • Standard Twin Room

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 2 Twin Beds
    More detailsStandard Twin Room
  • Executive Room

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
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About this area


Located in Nairobi, Hennessis Hotel is in the city center. Karen Blixen Museum is a cultural highlight and some of the area's popular attractions include Giraffe Centre and AFEW Giraffe Centre. Nairobi Railway Museum and David Sheldrick Elephant & Rhino Orphanage are also worth visiting.
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Aga Khan University Nairobi - 13 min walk
  • Nairobi National Museum - 14 min walk
  • Kenya National Theatre - 3 min drive
  • University of Nairobi - 3 min drive
  • Kenyatta International Convention Centre - 4 min drive

Getting around

  • Syokimau Station - 19 min drive
  • AirportJomo Kenyatta Intl. Airport (NBO) - 21 min drive


  • Hennessis Restaurant — 1 min walk
  • Sir Josephs Lounge — 1 min walk

About this property

Hennessis Hotel

3-star Nairobi hotel in Ngara West, near University of Nairobi
Along with a restaurant, this smoke-free hotel has a bar/lounge and 24-hour room service. Free buffet breakfast, free WiFi in public areas, and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, a meeting room, dry cleaning, and tour/ticket assistance are onsite. All 103 rooms provide conveniences like living rooms and refrigerators, plus free WiFi and 24-hour room service. Guests will also find flat-screen TVs, showers, and phones.
Hennessis Hotel offers 103 accommodations. Accommodations offer separate living rooms. Flat-screen televisions are featured in guestrooms.

Bathrooms include showers. This Nairobi hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is provided daily.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

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

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Hand sanitizer provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking
  • 24-hour roundtrip airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Airport shuttle on request
  • Area shuttle

Food and drink

  • Free buffet breakfast available daily 7:30 AM–9:30 AM
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar
  • 24-hour room service

Family friendly

  • Babysitting/childcare
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Refrigerator
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
  • Separate living room


  • Elevator

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • English

Business services

  • 1 meeting room


  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
  • Assistive listening devices available


  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities


  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)


  • Shower


  • Flat-screen TV
  • Premium channels

Food and drink

  • Refrigerator


  • Phone
  • Separate living room
  • Separate sitting area



Check-in from 1 PM - 9:00 AM
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request
Fees may apply; contact the property in advance to make arrangements

Access methods

Staffed front desk


No pets or service animals allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are available for KES 2900 per stay
Cribs (infant beds) are not available

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: KES 2500 per vehicle (one way)
  • Rollaway bed fee: KES 2900 per stay

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

We should mention

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
No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property

Property is also known as

Hennessis Hotel
Hennessis Hotel Nairobi
Hennessis Nairobi
Hotel Hennessis
Hennessis Hotel Hotel
Hennessis Hotel Nairobi
Hennessis Hotel Hotel Nairobi

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Hennessis Hotel and receive a full refund?
Yes, Hennessis Hotel offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Hennessis Hotel cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Is Hennessis Hotel pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at Hennessis Hotel?
Self parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at Hennessis Hotel?
Check-in is from 1 PM–9:00 AM. After-hours check-in is not available.
What time is check-out at Hennessis Hotel?
Check-out is at 10 AM.
Does Hennessis Hotel provide a shuttle to the airport?
Yes, there's an airport shuttle. A fee of KES 2500 per vehicle, one way, applies.
Where is Hennessis Hotel located?
Located in Ngara West, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Aga Khan University Nairobi and University of Nairobi. Nairobi National Museum and Jeevanjee Gardens are also within 1 mi (2 km).
10 reviews
5 - Excellent
4 - Good
3 - Okay
2 - Poor
1 - Terrible




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Business traveler
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service
Hennessis Hotel
Hennessis is a fine, straightforward hotel, conveniently located for the National Museums of Kenya
Stayed 3 nights in Jul 2019

3/5 Okay

Happy face iconLiked: Staff & service
Sad face IconDisliked: Room comfort
The room wasn't what i expected. What is displayed on the website is not the reality. The sheets were very very old and worn out.
Stayed 2 nights in Aug 2018

3/5 Okay

Happy face iconLiked: Staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Excellent hotel. Located at a convenient place.
The hotel staff were very courteous. Had a good time there

3/5 Okay

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service
Convenient and Clean. Good food.
Convenient and Clean. Good food.

2/5 Poor

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness
Sad face IconDisliked: Property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Outside noise from staff at 4:30 in morning, I complained and still noisy. Then they turned a loud radio on. The morning staff came in at 6am and talked loudly outsider window.

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