Sankara Nairobi

Sankara Nairobi combines international five-star standards with personal service and the authentic flavour of the new Africa. The hotel lies at the heart of Westlands with excellent transport links, an array of shops, bars, restaurants and major businesses nearby – a perfect location for business or pleasure. The tranquility of the spacious rooms, stunning rooftop pool and world-class spa create the ideal environment for guests to relax and unwind – while tempting choices of dining areas and carefully designed meeting spaces puts them at the centre of Nairobi’s vibrant social and business life.

Sankara combines contemporary style with signature regional references. Genuine works of modern East African art can be found throughout the hotel. Designed to create a genuine sense of place it offers guests an emotional connection to our culture and is certain to delight.


At Sankara, guests can choose from superior rooms, deluxe rooms, junior or executive suites as well as club rooms. All the rooms are spacious and bathed in natural light with delightful soft furnishings. All rooms come equipped with a flat screen TV, surround sound and a plug & play panel for your electronic devices. Beautifully tiled marble bathrooms are fitted with rain showers for your enjoyment. Complimentary High speed internet access is available in all rooms.


Sankara offers its guests a variety of superb, fresh dining options. Choose from Artisan, a restaurant with global cuisine and seating out on a terrace as well as for private dining set-ups of about 20 people; or Muhibbah, that serves you tasteful delights from the streets of South East Asia with rich tones and warm wooden paneling to set the ambience for this experience.

The Gallery, a stylish Delicatessen and bar gives guests the perfect place to relax & unwind as you select the best wines from the wine walls, or select tasteful delights from the Patisserie display. Sarabi pool and supper club is the premier place to meet, eat & enjoy with sweeping views over the Nairobi Skyline. Tapas style menus and eclectic cocktails make this al-fresco dining experience unforgettable.


  • Guests can visit the Angsana Spa, brought by the world famous Banyan Tree group
  • A fully equipped gym with the latest equipment
  • Relax in the soothing Sauna or Turkish steam

Fast Facts

  • 24 Hr in-room dining
  • In-house laundry
  • Hotel boutique
  • Baby sitting facilities (by prior arrangement)
  • Ample & secure parking


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Sun to Thursday
175 USD 56 USD
Fri to Saturday
127 USD 35 USD
Sun to Thursday
205 USD 156 USD
Fri to Saturday
178 USD 135 USD

Prices are subject to currency fluctuations and may change.



A child in a baby cot aged upto 4 years and sharing with adults stays free of charge then child from 04 – 12 years sharing with an adult in a room pays 50% of per person sharing rates. If one or two children from 04 – 12 years are staying in a separate interconnecting room from the adult’s room then children are charged 75% of per person sharing rates each child.


Check in is from 14h00 and check out is from 12h00. Day room is from 12h00 to 18h00 and charged at 75% of the room rate.


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Our Safari Advisors have helped many hundreds of our guests to plan their trips and will be delighted to assist you and to help you plan your ideal safari.

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USA & Canada USA & Canada   Tel: +1-877-710-3014 (Julie Roggow) or +1-519-686-4776 (Rick McIntyre)

UK & EU UK & EU   Tel: +44 (0)7986-978985 (Wayne Hammond)

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Australia Australia Tel: +61 419 175 672 (Kristy Thomson)

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