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Overview of The Sarova Stanley

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Outdoor pool, pool umbrellas
Outdoor pool, pool umbrellas
Premium bedding, in-room safe, desk, blackout drapes
Premium bedding, in-room safe, desk, blackout drapes
Premium bedding, in-room safe, desk, blackout drapes

4.4/5 Excellent

Guests rated this property 4.5/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

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

Cleaning and safety practices

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

Explore the area

    Popular LocationCity Hall6 min walk
    Popular LocationNational Archives7 min walk
    Popular LocationCity Square7 min walk
    AirportNairobi (NBO-Jomo Kenyatta Intl.)35 min drive

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  • Stanley Room

    4.6/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 323 sq ft
    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Queen Bed
    More detailsStanley Room
  • Heritage Suite

    Room amenities

    • 463 sq ft
    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
    More detailsHeritage Suite
  • Stanley Premium Club Room

    Room amenities

    • 420 sq ft
    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
    More detailsStanley Premium Club Room
  • Stanley Club Room

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 377 sq ft
    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
    More detailsStanley Club Room
  • Stanley Twin Room

    Room amenities

    • 323 sq ft
    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Twin Bed
    More detailsStanley Twin Room

About this area

Nairobi

Located in Nairobi, The Sarova Stanley is connected to a shopping center. Karen Blixen Museum is a cultural highlight and some of the area's popular attractions include Giraffe Centre and AFEW Giraffe Centre. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at Nyayo National Stadium or Nairobi City Stadium. Spend some time exploring the area's activities, including golfing. Guests appreciate the hotel's central location.
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Teleposta Towers - 6 min walk
  • City Hall - 6 min walk
  • National Archives - 7 min walk
  • City Square - 7 min walk
  • Jeevanjee Gardens - 8 min walk

Getting around

  • Nairobi Station - 34 min drive
  • AirportJomo Kenyatta Intl. Airport (NBO) - 35 min drive

Restaurants

  • Pool Deck Restaurant — 1 min walk
  • Thai Chi Restaurant — 1 min walk
  • Trattoria — 3 min walk
  • Hamdi Restaurant — 4 min walk
  • Simmers Bar & Restaurant — 4 min walk

About this property

The Sarova Stanley

Luxury hotel connected to the convention center in Nairobi with 3 restaurants
3 restaurants, a full-service spa, and an outdoor pool are available at this hotel. Free WiFi in public areas and free valet parking are also provided. Other amenities include 2 bars/lounges, a health club, and a poolside bar. All 214 soundproofed rooms feature free WiFi and 24-hour room service. In addition to upscale touches like private pools and deep soaking tubs, guests will find LED TVs with satellite channels and premium bedding.
The Sarova Stanley offers 214 air-conditioned accommodations with private pools and laptop-compatible safes. Beds feature premium bedding. LED televisions come with premium satellite channels. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations with deep soaking bathtubs and complimentary toiletries.

This Nairobi hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottled water and coffee/tea makers. Irons/ironing boards and hair dryers can be requested. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool, a health club, and a sauna.

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

Guests can indulge in a pampering treatment at the hotel's full-service spa, Tulia Spa. Services include deep-tissue massages, Swedish massages, facials, and body wraps. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy and Ayurvedic.

The spa is open daily.

Awards and affiliations

The property is a member of Historic Hotels of the World.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property

Social distancing

Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

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

Property amenities

Internet

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

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking on site
  • Free valet parking on site
  • Onsite parking is wheelchair accessible
  • Height restrictions apply for onsite parking
  • Free offsite parking
  • 24-hour roundtrip airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Airport shuttle on request

Food and drink

  • 3 restaurants and 1 coffee shop/café
  • 2 bars/lounges and 1 poolside bar
  • 24-hour room service

Things to do

  • Aerobics classes
  • Designer stores
  • Fitness center
  • Full-service spa
  • Outdoor pool
  • Sauna
  • Shopping
  • Steam room
  • Yoga classes

Family friendly

  • Babysitting/childcare (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Laundry facilities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Soundproofed rooms

Conveniences

  • Ballroom
  • Banquet hall
  • Elevator
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Front-desk safe
  • Gift shop/newsstand

Guest services

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

Languages spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Swahili

Business services

  • 9 meeting rooms
  • Business center
  • Conference center (227 square feet of space)

Outdoors

  • Pool umbrellas
  • Terrace

Spa

  • Aromatherapy
  • Ayurvedic treatments
  • Body scrubs
  • Body treatments
  • Body wraps
  • Facials
  • Massage - deep-tissue
  • Massage - Swedish
  • Spa open daily

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
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • In-room accessibility
  • Low-height counter and sink
  • Roll-in shower
  • Valet for wheelchair-equipped vehicle
  • Wheelchair-accessible business center
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to elevator
  • Wheelchair-accessible public washroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant

More

  • Couples dining
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Romance packages available

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Linens
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Deep soaking bathtub
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer (on request)
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • LED TV
  • Premium channels
  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Free bottled water

More

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

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 2:00 PM - midnight
Early check-in subject to availability
Express check-in
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM
Late check-out subject to availability
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation
If you are planning to arrive after 2:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests planning to arrive outside of normal check-in hours must contact the property in advance for 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
Rollaway/extra beds are not available
Free cribs (infant beds)

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: USD 30 per person (one-way)
  • Airport shuttle fee per child: USD 15 (one-way)
  • Early check-in is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)

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; cash is not accepted

We should mention

This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties
Guests must transfer to the property via required shuttle and must arrange the transfers by contacting the property before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
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
Reservations are required for massage services; reservations can be made by contacting the property prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
Some facilities may have restricted access; guests can contact the property for details using the contact information on the booking confirmation
No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property
Parking height restrictions apply

Property is also known as

Sarova Stanley
Sarova Stanley Hotel
Sarova Stanley Hotel Nairobi
Sarova Stanley Nairobi
Stanley Sarova
The Sarova Stanley Hotel
The Sarova Stanley Nairobi
The Sarova Stanley Hotel Nairobi

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at The Sarova Stanley and receive a full refund?
Yes, The Sarova Stanley offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to The Sarova Stanley cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Does The Sarova Stanley have a pool?
Yes, this property has an outdoor pool.
Is The Sarova Stanley pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at The Sarova Stanley?
Self parking and valet parking are free at this property; nearby parking is also free.
What time is check-in at The Sarova Stanley?
Check-in is from 2:00 PM - midnight. A fee applies for early check-in (amount may vary, subject to availability).
What time is check-out at The Sarova Stanley?
Check-out is at 11 AM. Late check-out is available for a fee (amount may vary, subject to availability).
Does The Sarova Stanley provide a shuttle to the airport?
Yes, there's an airport shuttle. A fee of USD 30 per person, one-way, applies.
Where is The Sarova Stanley located?
Located in Central Business District, this luxury hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Teleposta Towers and University of Nairobi. Yaya Centre is 2.8 mi (4.5 km) away.
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4.5/5

Cleanliness

4.5/5

Staff & service

4.3/5

Amenities

4.3/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

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the hotel itself has an abundance of history. you feel like you are back in time. the cleanliness and service and food were outstanding. i doubt i’d stay anywhere else in nairobi!
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

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Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

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Central Nairobi
Great city central Nairobi location. Secure safe great facilities, walking distance to restaurants.
Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

Business traveler
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I enjoyed my time at the pool area, but i don't understand why the facilities such as the gym are hidden, with too many doors. A gym is meant to be an open space
Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2020

4/5 Good

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Stayed 2 nights in Dec 2019

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