The Boma Nairobi

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Outdoor pool, open 6:00 AM to 6:30 PM, pool umbrellas, sun loungers
Outdoor pool, open 6:00 AM to 6:30 PM, pool umbrellas, sun loungers
Egyptian cotton sheets, premium bedding, minibar, in-room safe
Egyptian cotton sheets, premium bedding, minibar, in-room safe

Overview of The Boma Nairobi

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The Boma Nairobi

5 out of 5

4.5/5 Wonderful

Guests rated this property 4.7/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa
  • Restaurant

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • 24-hour vacancy between guest room stays
  • Hand sanitizer provided
  • Personal protective equipment
South C, Red Cross Road, Off Popo Rd, Off Mombasa Rd, Nairobi, Nairobi

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationNyayo National Stadium6 min drive
  • Popular LocationStrathmore University12 min drive
  • Popular LocationKenya Railway Golf Club15 min drive
  • AirportNairobi (NBO-Jomo Kenyatta Intl.)33 min drive

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About this area

Nairobi

In the business district and near a train station, The Boma Nairobi is in an area with good airport proximity. City Market and Yaya Centre are worth checking out if shopping is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Nairobi National Park and Uhuru Park. Traveling with kids? Make time for Giraffe Centre, or check out an event or a game at Moi International Sports Centre. Discover the area's wildlife on a nearby safari, or try your luck with game drives and game viewing.

What's nearby

  • Nyayo National Stadium - 6 min drive
  • Kenyatta Mausoleum - 7 min drive
  • Strathmore University - 12 min drive
  • Kenya Railway Golf Club - 15 min drive
  • Kenyatta International Convention Centre - 18 min drive

Getting around

  • Syokimau SGR Railway Station - 26 min drive
  • Jomo Kenyatta Intl. Airport (NBO) - 33 min drive

Restaurants

  • Johari Restaurant — 1 min walk
  • Tembo Bistro — 1 min walk
  • Chicken Inn — 11 min walk
  • Domino's Pizza — 18 min walk
  • Nerkwo Bar — 20 min walk

About this property

The Boma Nairobi

5-star family-friendly hotel near Nairobi National Park
Along with 2 restaurants, this hotel has a full-service spa and an outdoor pool. Free WiFi in public areas and free valet parking are also provided. Additionally, a health club, a bar/lounge, and a poolside bar are onsite. All 148 rooms boast deep soaking tubs and offer free WiFi and iPod docks. Guests will also find free wired Internet, 24-hour room service, and LCD TVs.
The Boma Nairobi offers 148 air-conditioned accommodations with iPod docking stations and minibars. Beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets and premium bedding. LCD televisions are featured in guestrooms. Bathrooms include separate bathtubs and showers with deep soaking bathtubs and rainfall showerheads. Bathrooms are also outfitted with bathrobes, slippers, and designer toiletries.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, laptop-compatible safes, and phones. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottled water and coffee/tea makers. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily. Amenities available on request include irons/ironing boards.

An outdoor pool and a children's pool are on site. Other recreational amenities include a health club and a sauna.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

The onsite spa has massage/treatment rooms and couples treatment room(s). Services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, sports massages, and Swedish massages. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy and hydrotherapy. The spa is equipped with a sauna, a spa tub, and a steam room.

The spa is open daily.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
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
Temperature checks available for guests
Hand sanitizer provided
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and through room service
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 and wired Internet

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

  • Buffet breakfast available for a fee daily 6:30 AM–10 AM: USD 25 for adults and USD 20 for children
  • 2 restaurants and 1 coffee shop/café
  • 1 poolside bar and 1 bar
  • 24-hour room service
  • Coffee/tea in common area(s)

Things to do

  • Aerobics classes
  • Children's pool
  • Fitness center
  • Full-service spa
  • Lifeguards on site
  • Outdoor pool
  • Sauna
  • Steam room

Family friendly

  • Children's pool
  • Laundry facilities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Snack bar/deli

Conveniences

  • ATM/banking services
  • Elevator
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Front-desk safe
  • Gift shop/newsstand

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Hair salon
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Turndown service
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • English

Business services

  • Business center
  • Computer station
  • Conference center
  • Meeting rooms - 10

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Garden
  • Lifeguards on site
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Terrace

Spa

  • Aromatherapy
  • Body scrubs
  • Body treatments
  • Couples treatment room(s)
  • Facials
  • Hydrotherapy
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Massage - deep-tissue
  • Massage - hot stone
  • Massage - sports
  • Massage - Swedish
  • Massage/treatment rooms
  • Sauna
  • Spa open daily
  • Spa tub
  • Steam room

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
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Couples dining
  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply)
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets
  • Egyptian cotton sheets
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Bathrobes
  • Deep soaking bathtub
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Separate bathtub and shower
  • Shampoo
  • Soap
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Toothbrush and toothpaste

Entertainment

  • 45-inch LCD TV
  • iPod dock

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Free bottled water
  • Minibar

More

  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Laptop-compatible safe
  • Phone
  • Slippers
  • Turndown service

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from noon - 5:30 AM
Late check-in subject to availability
Express check-in
Minimum check-in age - 15

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

No pets or service animals allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Up to 2 children stay free when using existing bedding

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.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: USD 25 for adults and USD 20 for children (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 25 per person (one-way)

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
This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Barclaycard, and cash
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit, and window guards

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply); guests must contact the property with arrival details 24 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Pool access available from 6:00 AM to 6:30 PM
Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments; reservations can be made by contacting the property prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property

Property is also known as

Boma Hotel
Boma Hotel Nairobi
Boma Nairobi
Boma Nairobi Hotel
The Boma Nairobi Hotel
The Boma Nairobi Nairobi
The Boma Nairobi Hotel Nairobi

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Overall score and ratings

4.5

Wonderful

Rating 5 - Excellent. 108 out of 188 reviews
5 - Excellent 57%
Rating 4 - Good. 66 out of 188 reviews
4 - Good 35%
Rating 3 - Okay. 10 out of 188 reviews
3 - Okay 5%
Rating 2 - Poor. 2 out of 188 reviews
2 - Poor 1%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 2 out of 188 reviews
1 - Terrible 1%

4.7/5

Cleanliness

4.6/5

Staff & service

4.5/5

Amenities

4.5/5

Property conditions & facilities

3/5 Okay

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Did not like the location
Stayed 3 nights in Jul 2021

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Nice hotel, with spacious comfortable rooms with amenities, excellent cuisine with large varities of beverages alcoholic and non alcoholic. Great friendly staff with an excellent customer service oriented attitude. This place is a gem.
Stayed 3 nights in Jul 2021

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with group
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Beautiful landscaped areas. Frendly, accomodating staff. Breakfast was nice, but very expensive. Enjoyed coffee lounge.
Stayed 1 night in May 2021

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, room comfort
Stayed 3 nights in May 2021

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with group
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Beautiful facility, with pool, restaurant, lots of seating areas just to chill out and have conversations. Clean, friendly, good value. This is a great hotel and I will be using it again when in Kenya.
Stayed 1 night in May 2021