About The Stanley Hotel
Since 1902, The Stanley Hotel in Nairobi has hosted some of the world’s most acclaimed film stars and writers, as well as world leaders on royal and state visits to Kenya . Recently re-furbished to enhance its old charm and historic features, the Sarova Stanley remains a well-known landmark in the centre of Nairobi with the Thorn Tree Café and the famous message tree. This city centre hotel has a convenient position amongst the busy shopping area of Nairobi.
Guarding the entrance is The Stanley’s famous Yellow-barked Acacia Tree whose message board, wrapped around its trunk, and has formed the centerpiece of the legendary Thorn Tree Café since 1959. Centrally positioned in Nairobi’s shopping and business district, The Stanley enjoys easy access to the Kenyatta International Conference Center, all the financial institutions and international organizations.
Today, the visitor will find modern air-conditioned accommodations, including television, video and mini-bars in all of the spacious rooms, a rooftop swimming pool, café and a health club. International banquet, conference facilities and a hotel airport bus are also available. The luxurious guest rooms and suites are exceptionally spacious, comfortable and give a feeling of being home while away from home. All rooms are equipped with the amenities for the modern business traveller, such as direct e-mail access. Non-smoking rooms are available as well as 24-hour room service and same day laundry and valet service. A gourmet restaurant, The Tate Room, The Ball Room, Safari Bar, Poolside Restaurant and Bar, Health Club, Florist, Chemist, Beauty Saloon, Travel Agent and modern conference facilities.