A Nairobo landmark

Facilities & services
  • 170 rooms
  • Heated swimming pool
  • Health club with gym, sauna and steam room
  • Range of restaurants and bars

Built in 1904, Fairmont The Norfolk has long been a Nairobi landmark and the start or end point for countless safaris over the decades, and remains something of an urban oasis at the city has grown around it.

170 guest rooms and suites have been restored over the years to offer luxurious modern facilities, but maintain their historic charm and unique personality.

The hotel hosts a range of dining options, including the award-winning Tatu, the Lord Delamere Terrace and The Tea Room. There is also bar by the heated swimming pool and refined Cin Cin Wine Bar for evening drinks.

Some of Nairobi’s best attractions, including the home of Karen Blixen and Sheldrick’s Elephant Sanctuary, are nearby, and there are city tours on offer for those looking to explore the capital.

Where will you venture?

Whatever you want your luxury tour or safari itinerary to include, we’ll create something fully bespoke for you… and only you.