We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Sankara Nairobi

Woodvale Grove, Westlands, Nairobi 00606, Kenya
Hotel website
Save
Apr 9 Apr 10
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
SAVE US$63 US$224*US$161*View Deal
US$200*View Deal
US$200*View Deal
Traveller (191)
Room & Suite (81)
Dining (10)
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
09/04/2017 10/04/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}
    Overview

    • Excellent55%
    • Very good30%
    • Average6%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible3%
    Travellers talk about
    Free Wifi
    Pool
    Restaurant
    Room Service
    Bar/Lounge
    Fitness centre
    Spa
    5 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    {"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"moduleList":["handlers"]},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
    Rooms
    09/04/2017 10/04/2017
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    Show Available Rooms
    We’re sorry, there are no available rooms for this property on TripAdvisor. Please change dates or see offers from our partners.
    We’re sorry, there are no available rooms for this property on TripAdvisor. Please change dates or view all Nairobi hotels with availability.
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    09/04/2017 10/04/2017
    Show Room Prices
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_DW_INLINE_PASSWORD","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_POST_BOOK_LOGIN_CTA","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_DW_PROMPT_KNOWN_EMAIL","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW","META_AIR","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_POST_BOOK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "c800f65cad85476988e69e314f604e7c", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":1860203,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[56322430],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":9,"month":4,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":10,"month":4,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":161,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":true,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"c800f65cad85476988e69e314f604e7c","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":224,"lowestMetaPrice":161,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":224,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":224,"lowestMetaPrice":161,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":224,"hotelName":"Sankara Nairobi","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6ImM4MDBmNjVjYWQ4NTQ3Njk4OGU2OWUzMTRmNjA0ZTdjIiwiQUlLIjoiODUzMDIxMmFmMDFkNDliYWEyNDVmZjE3NzA0MjYyZGQifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "09/04/2017", "checkOut": "10/04/2017", "lowestPrice": "US$161", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": true, "contentIdMappings": {"53961367":"TravelocityEWS","78966343":"OrbitzEWS","56322430":"GetARoom","109210309":"HotelsCom2IB","79539306":"CheapTicketsEWS","51461894":"Expedia"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","dust":{},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"moduleList":["handlers","tracking"]},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","dust":{},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"moduleList":["handler"]},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","bed_config":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__bed_config","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"moduleList":[]},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/hotels\/sherpa-TA.png\"\/>"}
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language
    All reviews champagne bar artisan restaurant roof top bar rooftop pool business hotel westlands area the club lounge hotel is modern sarit centre first floor breakfast buffet five star hotel excellent stay main restaurant shopping mall soapstone gym sawai shisha julius
    Reviewed 15 January 2016

    Sankara was my favorite hotel in Nairobi I only stopped going there because of their plus plus mentality to everything you buy. This changed and they were offering an all inclusive rate for January so I thought let's give it a try. The 'upgrade' room...More

    Helpful?
    Response from Sankara N, General Manager at Sankara Nairobi

    Deer Davies B, Thank you for taking the time to write a review on your stay on TripAdivisor. We are glad that you enjoyed our food, please note that we take our pricing strategy seriously and review this regularly to ensure fair rates in the...More

    Reviewed 8 January 2016

    I stayed at the Sankara for almost 4 weeks from October to November for business. It has truly become my home away from home. The staff are the best that I have encountered while traveling. My every need, no matter how small or large, was...More

    Helpful?
    Response from Sankara N, General Manager at Sankara Nairobi

    Dear Cwilli64, Thank you for your complimentary review of your experience during your stay last year. We are very pleased to learn that your stay was absolutely wonderful. We are glad that you experienced our team members’ warmth and willingness to great service as well...More

    Reviewed 7 January 2016

    Stayed with my family on New Year's Eve. Dinner including Count Down Performance was terrific. Coordination of African Art on each floor is sophisticated. Room was clean. However, dust on the blind was seen when rolling down the blind between the bathroom and the bedroom....More

    Review collected in partnership with this hotel
    Helpful?
    Response from Sankara N, General Manager at Sankara Nairobi

    Dear Mari E, Thank you for taking the time to write a review on you and your family’s recent stay on TripAdvisor. We are glad to learn that you and your family enjoyed the New Year’s Eve Dinner and the countdown to the New Year...More

    Reviewed 7 January 2016

    This hotel situated very closer to the Nairobi CBD. And also right next to one of the most well known shopping malls in Nairobi. closer to the hotel are various restaurants and eating places. the breakfast is really fantastic, rooms are state of the art,...More

    Helpful?
    Response from Sankara N, General Manager at Sankara Nairobi

    Dear MustanMusaji, Thank you for your time posting a review on TripAdvisor. I am delighted to hear that the location of Sankara worked well for you as well as other aspects such as our fantastic breakfast, guest-rooms and Sarabi Bar. We look forward to having...

    Reviewed 2 January 2016

    Hotel is comfortable and conveniently located near sarit centre and west gate mall . There are plenty of eating options available at a walking distance . The west gate mall is the newer mall and has food court . There were many new restaurants which...More

    Helpful?
    Response from Sankara N, General Manager at Sankara Nairobi

    Dear Svats05, Thank you for taking the time to review our establishment on TripAdvisor. We are glad that you found Sankara comfortable and the location favorable during your recent stay. We hope to welcome you back soon. Warm Regards, Mark J. French

    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Pool
    • Spa
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Spa
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    Photos
    Traveller (191)
    Room & Suite (81)
    Dining (10)
    Pool & Beach (8)
    Nearby
    Nearby Restaurants
    Fogo Gaucho
    721 reviews
    .25 km away
    Open House Restaurant
    443 reviews
    .12 km away
    Haandi Restaurant
    543 reviews
    .18 km away
    Artcaffe
    596 reviews
    .54 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Westgate Shopping Mall
    81 reviews
    .61 km away
    Sarit Centre
    126 reviews
    .13 km away
    Casino FlaminGo Nairobi
    6 reviews
    .26 km away
    Sunworld Safaris, Ltd - Day Tour
    56 reviews
    1.55 km away
    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    Temi A
    Hi, I am visiting with my baby boy and husband in a few days. Please may we have hotel pick up and a crib arranged. Thank you. Booking has been made already.
    31 December 2016|
    Answer Show all 4 answers
    Response from 790redricka | Reviewed this property |
    Request for their hotel van that is big enough for you as a family. Enjoy your stay!
    0
    Votes
    Egyptphyle
    Is Moshi Perera still at this hotel.
    7 September 2015|
    Answer Show all 3 answers
    Response from Sankara N | Property representative |
    Dear Egyptphyle, Thank you for your email. Moshi has left Sankara Nairobi. Warm Regards, Sankara Nairobi
    0
    Votes
    Room Tips
    "High floors to escape street noise, or go for garden facing."
    Duncan B, 7 days agoRead review
    "In City Hotel, surroundings are not too great. Busy area"
    Tarlok M, 19 days agoRead review
    "Rooms are all good"
    162jacobb, 1 month agoRead review
    "Junior suite. gives you access to the club lounge on the top floor."
    Espadaman, 2 months agoRead review
    "Rooms on higher floors are easily accessible to facilities such as the gym and the swimming pool."
    Smaher90, 2 months agoRead review
    "Go to a different hotel"
    Karen D, 2 months agoRead review
    "You must have a view"
    erichamlin20, 3 months agoRead review
    "Roof top offers best view"
    Pretty M, 4 months agoRead review
    "Higher floor with view of the city."
    Celestial G, 4 months agoRead review
    "We good a room facing a garden like outlet - it was lovely"
    790redricka, 4 months agoRead review
    Similar nearby hotels
    DusitD2 Nairobi
    Sarova Stanley
    Southern Sun Mayfair Nairobi
    Best Western Plus Meridian Hotel