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The Sarova Stanley places you within a 10-minute stroll of City Market and Teleposta Towers. This 217-room, 5-star hotel has private in-room pools along with an outdoor pool and free in-room WiFi. Centrally located in Nairobi, the hotel is also a short walk from City Hall and National Archives.


Free buffet breakfast is included with your stay. Enjoy dining at Pool Deck, one of 3 onsite restaurants. Savor a meal from the comfort of your room with 24-hour room service, or get a quick energy boost at the coffee shop/café.


The Sarova Stanley's 217 soundproofed rooms provide private pools, minibars, and coffee makers. LED TVs come with satellite channels, and free WiFi keeps guests connected. Beds sport premium bedding and bathrooms offer deep soaking tubs and free toiletries. Free bottled water, safes, and desks are also standard.

Property features

At The Sarova Stanley, guests enjoy an outdoor pool, a fitness center, and a sauna. Free valet and self parking are available—or if you're not driving, take the airport shuttle (available on request) for USD 35 per person one way. The 24-hour front desk has staff standing by to help with concierge services and securing valuables. Other amenities at this luxury hotel include free WiFi in public areas, 9 meeting rooms, and conference space.


  • Free buffet breakfast
  • Free WiFi in rooms and public areas
  • Free valet and self parking
  • Onsite dining

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to an outdoor pool, The Sarova Stanley provides a sauna and a fitness center. Dining is available at one of the hotel's 3 restaurants and guests can grab coffee at the coffee shop/café. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of hotel's 2 bars/lounges. A complimentary breakfast is offered. Public areas are equipped with complimentary high-speed wireless Internet access.

This 5-star property offers access to a business center and meeting rooms. Event facilities measuring 227 square feet (21 square meters) include conference space. This Victorian hotel also offers spa services, tour/ticket assistance, and gift shops/newsstands. For a surcharge, a roundtrip airport shuttle (available on request) is offered to guests. Complimentary self parking and valet parking are available on site.

The Sarova Stanley has designated areas for smoking.

  • Sauna 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Conference space 
  • Business center 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Express check-out 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Total number of rooms - 217 
  • Babysitting or childcare 
  • Outdoor pool (heated) 
  • Number of floors - 8 
  • Number of bars/lounges - 2 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Concierge services 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-in 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Meeting rooms 9 
  • Free valet parking 
  • Free self parking 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 21 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 9 
  • Year Built 1902 
  • Number of restaurants - 3 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 227 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Steam room 
  • Wedding services 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Soundproofed rooms  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking, Free valet parking

Room Amenities

The Sarova Stanley offers 217 air-conditioned accommodations with private pools and minibars. 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 high-speed Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and safes. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottled water and coffee/tea makers. Irons/ironing boards and hair dryers can be requested. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Premium TV channels 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Soundproofed rooms 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Minibar 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer (on request) 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Deep soaking bathtub 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • In-room safe 
  • Desk 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • LED TV 
  • Private pool 

Where to Eat

Guests are offered a complimentary buffet breakfast. An additional breakfast (subject to charges) is served daily.

Pool Deck - This restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Thai Chi - This restaurant specializes in Thai cuisine.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool, a sauna, and a fitness center.

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

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 
  • Fitness classes on site 
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site 

Spa Services

  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 
  • Number of treatment rooms 2 
  • Couples treatment rooms 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Ayurvedic treatments 
  • Massages 


To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at noon

Check-in time ends at 10 PM

Special check-in instructions:

Airport shuttle service is available on request during limited hours. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.


Check-out time is 10 AM

Payment types


  • No pets or service animals allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are 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.

No rollaway/extra beds available

No pets or service animals allowed

Parking height restrictions apply


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 35 per person (one way)
  • Airport shuttle fee per child: USD 20 (from 4 to 12 years old)
  • An early check-in fee will be charged
  • A late check-out fee will be charged
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Sarova Stanley
  • Sarova Stanley Hotel
  • Sarova Stanley Hotel Nairobi
  • Sarova Stanley Nairobi
  • Stanley Sarova

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 via required shuttle to the property. Guests must contact the property at least no hours before travel, using the contact information on the confirmation received after booking. Reservations are required for massage services. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel 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.

Awards & Affiliations

  • The property is a member of Preferred Hotels & Resorts.

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