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The Boma Nairobi

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

Overview of The Boma Nairobi

VIP Access

The Boma Nairobi

5.0 star property

4.4/5 Excellent

Guests rated this property 4.6/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa
  • Restaurant
Map
South C, Red Cross Road, Off Popo Rd, Off Mombasa Rd, Nairobi, Nairobi

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationNyayo National Stadium6 min drive
  • Popular LocationKenya Railway Golf Club7 min drive
  • Popular LocationStrathmore University13 min drive
  • AirportNairobi (NBO-Jomo Kenyatta Intl.)27 min drive
VIP Access
Curated for quality and service, VIP Access stays consistently receive our highest guest ratings.
  • Expect exceptional service
  • Extra savings and perks for Rewards members

Room options

About this area

Nairobi

Near a train station, The Boma Nairobi is in Nairobi West, a neighborhood in Nairobi 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. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's going on 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
  • Kenya Railway Golf Club - 7 min drive
  • Kenyatta Mausoleum - 8 min drive
  • Strathmore University - 13 min drive
  • Kenyatta International Convention Centre - 17 min drive

Getting around

  • Syokimau Station - 26 min drive
  • Jomo Kenyatta Intl. Airport (NBO) - 27 min drive

Restaurants

  • DRSRS cafeteria - 8 min walk
  • Chicken Inn - 11 min walk
  • Java south c - 12 min walk
  • Domino's - 18 min walk
  • Nerkwo Bar - 20 min walk

About this property

The Boma Nairobi

5-star luxury hotel in the heart of Nairobi West
At The Boma Nairobi, you can look forward to a roundtrip airport shuttle, a poolside bar, and a terrace. Indulge in a sports massage, a manicure/pedicure, and aromatherapy at the onsite spa. Enjoy international cuisine, garden views, and al fresco dining at the two onsite restaurants. Aerobics classes are offered at the health club; the property also has a coffee shop/cafe, a garden, and a hair salon. Stay connected with free in-room WiFi, and guests can find other amenities such as dry cleaning/laundry services and a bar.
You'll also enjoy perks such as:
  • An outdoor pool and a children's pool, with sun loungers, pool umbrellas, and a lifeguard on site
  • Free self parking and valet parking
  • Buffet breakfast (surcharge), limo/town car service, and barbecue grills
  • A front desk safe, multilingual staff, and express check-out
  • Guest reviews speak well of the breakfast, overall value, and helpful staff
Room features
All 148 rooms boast comforts such as 24-hour room service and premium bedding, in addition to perks like laptop-compatible safes and air conditioning.
Other amenities include:
  • Bathrooms with rainfall showers and designer toiletries
  • Coffee/tea makers, daily housekeeping, and desks

Languages

English, Swahili

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/cafe
  • 1 poolside bar and 1 bar
  • 24-hour room service
  • Coffee/tea in common area(s)

Restaurants on site

  • Johari Restaurant
  • Tembo Bistro

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

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
  • Body wraps
  • 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
  • Private bathroom
  • 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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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

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply); to arrange pick-up, guests must contact the property 24 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
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
2 children, up to the age of 3 years, can stay for free if using existing beds when occupying the parent or guardian's room

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

  • 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 credit cards 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
Be prepared: check the latest COVID-19 travel requirements and measures in place for this destination before you travel.

We should mention

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

Frequently asked questions

Does The Boma Nairobi have a pool?

Yes, this property has an outdoor pool and a children's pool. Pool access is from 6:00 AM–6:30 PM.

How much does it cost to stay at The Boma Nairobi?

As of Oct 6, 2022, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at The Boma Nairobi on Oct 19, 2022 start from $82.0, 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 The Boma Nairobi pet-friendly?

No, pets are not allowed at this property.

How much is parking at The Boma Nairobi?

Self parking and valet parking are free at this property.

What time is check-in at The Boma Nairobi?

Check-in is from noon - 5:30 AM. Late check-in is available during limited hours.

What time is check-out at The Boma Nairobi?

Check-out is at 10 AM.

Does The Boma Nairobi provide a shuttle to the airport?

Yes, there's an airport shuttle that runs on request. A fee of USD 25 per person applies.

Where is The Boma Nairobi located?

This family-friendly Nairobi hotel is located near the airport, 0.6 mi (0.9 km) from Nairobi National Park, and within 6 mi (10 km) of Kenyatta International Convention Centre and Uhuru Park. City Market and Yaya Centre are also within 6 mi (10 km).

Overall score and ratings

4.4

Excellent

Rating 5 - Excellent. 123 out of 218 reviews
5 - Excellent 56%
Rating 4 - Good. 74 out of 218 reviews
4 - Good 34%
Rating 3 - Okay. 14 out of 218 reviews
3 - Okay 6%
Rating 2 - Poor. 5 out of 218 reviews
2 - Poor 2%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 2 out of 218 reviews
1 - Terrible 1%

4.6/5

Cleanliness

4.5/5

Staff & service

4.4/5

Amenities

4.5/5

Property conditions & facilities

4.3/5

Eco-friendliness

5/5 Excellent

EDWARD
Traveled with family and small children
Liked: Staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The services was great...best place for a birthday party.
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2022

2/5 Poor

Maggie
Disliked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
I’m skinny and I couldn’t fit in the shower, the last night the move to another room at 11pm when I was sleeping, terrible attitude. I won’t recommend this hotel.
Stayed 2 nights in Jun 2022

3/5 Okay

Viena
Traveled with group
Liked: Staff & service
The staff was very nice and helpful. We had a triple room and they only haves 1 bath towel. I don’t think the property is ready to cater to big groups as we joined a large group.
Stayed 1 night in Jun 2022

5/5 Excellent

Tigwende
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Very helpful front desk staff
Stayed 4 nights in May 2022

4/5 Good

Andrea, indianapolis
Stayed 1 night in Apr 2022

4/5 Good

Egbe Agbor, Brussels
Stayed 3 nights in Apr 2022

5/5 Excellent

Verified traveler
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 4 nights in Mar 2022

5/5 Excellent

Michael
Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
This is an excellent property with an excellent staff. I will bring my family to this property on my next visit. Arrived at night and was treated with kindness and respect. A beautiful place to hang out and call home away from home.
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2022

5/5 Excellent

Tom, Washington
Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
It is located in a quiet environment clean and easy to get public transportation.
Stayed 4 nights in Feb 2022

5/5 Excellent

Charles
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 2 nights in Jan 2022