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.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
29/10/2017 30/10/2017
    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}

    Fairmont The Norfolk

    Harry Thuku Rd, Nairobi 00200, Kenya
    011 254 20 2265555
    Hotel website
    Save
    Lowest prices for your stay
    29/10/2017 30/10/2017
     3 people are viewing this hotel
    Lock in the lowest price from our partners
    US$153US$244
    View Deal
    Traveller (409)
    Room & Suite (72)
    Dining (20)
    InterContinental Nairobi
    1,043 reviews
    #16 of 168 hotels in Nairobi
     
    Villa Rosa Kempinski Nairobi
    736 reviews
    #2 of 168 hotels in Nairobi
     
    Nairobi Serena Hotel
    891 reviews
    #5 of 168 hotels in Nairobi
     
    Parkside Hotel
    59 reviews
    #115 of 168 hotels in Nairobi
     
    Overview
    • Excellent53%
    • Very good33%
    • Average8%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Room Service
    Suites
    Bar/Lounge
    Fitness centre
    Concierge
    Spa
    Wheelchair Access
    Business Centre
    Dry Cleaning
    Shuttle Bus Service
    5.0 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    Offers from Fairmont The Norfolk
    Special Offer: 30% OFF & FREE BREAKFAST
    Hotel packages
    {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
    InterContinental Nairobi
    1,043 reviews
    #16 of 168 hotels in Nairobi
     
    Villa Rosa Kempinski Nairobi
    736 reviews
    #2 of 168 hotels in Nairobi
     
    Nairobi Serena Hotel
    891 reviews
    #5 of 168 hotels in Nairobi
     
    Parkside Hotel
    59 reviews
    #115 of 168 hotels in Nairobi
     
    Rooms
    29 Oct30 Oct
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    Show Available Rooms
    Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 11 partner sites to see rooms from US$153.
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Nairobi hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","VISA_SPONSORSHIP_WEB","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","CHILDREN_SEARCH","ATTRACTIONS_REMOVE_PAYMENT_ADDRESS_FIELDS","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_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","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"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "f815e3ea05024631b9b03c23b37ca39a", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":302553,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[44156166],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":29,"month":10,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":30,"month":10,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":153,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":true,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"f815e3ea05024631b9b03c23b37ca39a","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":244,"lowestMetaPrice":153,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":244,"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":244,"lowestMetaPrice":153,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":244,"hotelName":"Fairmont The Norfolk","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6ImY4MTVlM2VhMDUwMjQ2MzFiOWIwM2MyM2IzN2NhMzlhIiwiQUlLIjoiMDc3ZTlhZGI4YWJhNDI5Y2FkMzhiZmU3ZDdlNjI5NjUifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "29/10/2017", "checkOut": "30/10/2017", "lowestPrice": "US$153", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": true, "contentIdMappings": {"53931830":"TravelocityEWS","109216759":"HotelsCom2IB","32595655":"Expedia","44156166":"BookingCom","78846665":"OrbitzEWS","111046501":"AccorIB","34357111":"Hotwire","79964266":"AgodaIB"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","moduleList":["handler"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{}},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","moduleList":[],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","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"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
    Write a Review
    Reviews (1,053)
    There are newer reviews for Fairmont The Norfolk
    See the most recent reviews
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language

    11 - 15 of 966 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    In Nairobi are two historic hotels, both rich in history and both pricey. This trip to Kenya, we decided to stay at each as a way of comparison, so we booked rooms at each for a few days a week apart. Both have excellent security,...More

    1  Thank Richard_Milsom
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Historic, well situated, clean and well kept, I can only fault the extras. For example, hotel provided transportation to the airport was $80 USD, while a clean and new taxi will charge $25 for the same ride. Laundering a few items cost $70 USD (!);...More

    Thank Redfoot
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Nice grounds, big heated pool and well equipped gym. Very good food, lots of dining options. Rooms on small side. Very busy place - popular for safari groups - and very tight driveway. Good location, easy to get around.More

    Review collected in partnership with fairmont.com
    Thank Carla B
    Response from Moshi P, General Manager at Fairmont The NorfolkResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Carla B, Thank you for choosing to stay at Fairmont the Norfolk. We are delighted to read that you enjoyed your stay; especially the food and the dining options. It was a pleasure to host you and we look forward to welcoming you back...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    We have just finished an amazing 2 week honeymoon on Safari and in Zanzibar with a night at the Norfolk before flying home and found the whole experience a disappointment. We had hoped to relax by the pool and have a small bite to eat...More

    Thank Su62
    Response from Moshi P, General Manager at Fairmont The NorfolkResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Su62, Thank you for taking the time to review your one night stay at our property and for sharing your concerns. Please accept our most sincere apologies for the above-mentioned shortfalls experienced. We do have a number of activities around our venues and this...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    The Fairmont is a lovely old world hotel with quite a history. Because it was built in 1904, it is surrounded by large gardens - something you won't find in other Nairobi Hotels. The rooms are large and well-kept and service is excellent - if...More

    Thank Jurnee
    Response from Moshi P, General Manager at Fairmont The NorfolkResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear Jurnee, Thank you for choosing to stay with us and posting a review. The team and I are delighted to read that you appreciated the rich history of the Hotel, the service, the rooms and the lush beautiful grounds. Please accept our apology for...More

    InterContinental Nairobi
    1,043 reviews
    #16 of 168 hotels in Nairobi
     
    Villa Rosa Kempinski Nairobi
    736 reviews
    #2 of 168 hotels in Nairobi
     
    Nairobi Serena Hotel
    891 reviews
    #5 of 168 hotels in Nairobi
     
    Parkside Hotel
    59 reviews
    #115 of 168 hotels in Nairobi
     
    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Room Service
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Pool
    • Spa
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Pool
    • Spa
    • Heated pool
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$191 - US$272 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #6 Family Hotel in Nairobi
    • #7 Romantic Hotel in Nairobi
    • #7 Business Hotel in Nairobi
    • #11 Luxury Hotel in Nairobi
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 170
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Travelocity, Expedia, Fairmont Hotels, Orbitz, Booking.com, Hotels.com, Agoda, Cancelon, TripOnline SA, Hotwire, Evoline ltd, getaroom.com and HotelQuickly so you can book your Fairmont The Norfolk reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • Kenya >
    • Nairobi
    • Also Known As
    • Fairmont The Norfolk Hotel Nairobi ,
    • Fairmont Hotel Norfolk ,
    • Norfolk Hotel Nairobi ,
    • Fairmont Hotel Nairobi ,
    • Norfolk Nairobi
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (409)
    Room & Suite (72)
    Dining (20)
    Pool & Beach (5)
    Hotel & Grounds (304)
    Bathroom (22)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (3)
    Family and Play Areas (2)
    Nearby
    Parkside Hotel
    59 reviews
    .39 km away
     
    Nairobi Serena Hotel
    891 reviews
    1.02 km away
     
    Villa Rosa Kempinski Nairobi
    736 reviews
    1.12 km away
     
    InterContinental Nairobi
    1,043 reviews
    1.12 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    Tatu Restaurant
    220 reviews
    .02 km away
    K'Osewe Ranalo Foods
    134 reviews
    .80 km away
    Kengeles Lavington Green
    84 reviews
    .57 km away
    Thorn Tree Cafe
    172 reviews
    .81 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Nairobi National Museum
    949 reviews
    .50 km away
    Snake Park
    162 reviews
    .42 km away
    Jamia Mosque
    38 reviews
    .80 km away
    Central Park
    63 reviews
    .88 km away
    Ask a question
    Questions & Answers
    Mickeymwas
    11 July 2017|
    Answer
    Response from JohnBreit | Reviewed this property |
    Rack rates usually published on their website. If you are a local ask about resident rates. John
    0
    Votes
    Gloria S
    30 March 2017|
    AnswerShow all 4 answers
    Response from Bibek S | Reviewed this property |
    Sorry No Idea
    1
    Vote
    Room Tips
    "Make sure you have a garden view not one overlooking the derelict buildings on the right side"
    Read review
    "First flor with room facing courtyard provides you with a small terrace."
    Read review
    "Stay someplace else or bring your extra wallet."
    Read review
    "Ask if the hotel is being renovated before you book."
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing