Fairmont The Norfolk - Nairobi

Harry Thuku Road, Nairobi, Kenya, 00200  show map
 5 stars
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Fairmont The Norfolk - Nairobi

Wi-Fi
Parking

Off-site parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

24-hour security

Food/ Drinks

Poolside snack bar

A la carte restaurant

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Cafe

Coffee shop

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

Heated swimming pool

Overview

Offering 170 non-smoking rooms, Fairmont The Norfolk Hotel features a sauna, a hairdresser and a beauty shop. The traditional hotel, built in 1904, is renowned for its luxurious architecture.

It is placed close to the business district, within a 15-minute walk of Kenyatta International Conference Centre and about 20 minutes' walk of Railway Museum. The property is located within a 10-minute walk to the center of Nairobi.

This hotel is set in a downtown area next to trade fairs and convention centers.

It lies 800 meters away from Nairobi Gallery train station. A short drive takes guests to Wilson airport.

Rooms

The rooms in Fairmont The Norfolk Hotel come with individual climate control, wireless internet, cable TV with on-demand movies, a private safe and ironing facilities. Some rooms have the terrace view. They also have a dishwasher, coffee/tea makers and a fridge available for self-catering.

Eat & Drink

The hotel has a superb restaurant serving international meals. Guests can have fun at the modern Cin Cin Wine bar, offering a variety of refreshments, wines and afternoon tea and seafood and steaks. Serving both food and drinks, Norfolk Hotel and Jiko are situated around 50 meters from the property.

Services

Offering car and limousine rental services, Fairmont The Norfolk Hotel induces guests to explore the area.

Relax

Leisure options include a private garden, a courtyard and a swimming pool. There are a gym and a fitness centre provided at Fairmont The Norfolk Hotel.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Public parking is possible at a location nearby for free.

Year renovated:   2008.  Number of rooms:   170.

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Facilities

General

  • No smoking on site
  • Wi-Fi
  • Off-site parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Public areas with access for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • 24-hour security
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Luggage storage
  • Allergy-free rooms
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Hairdresser
  • Beauty salon
  • Coffee shop
  • Multilingual staff
  • Smoke detectors

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center
  • Golf course

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • 24-hour room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Doctor on call
  • Wedding services
  • Limousine service
  • Wake up service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Shoe shine service
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Cafe
  • Poolside snack bar
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • Projector
  • Printers
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots
  • Paid babysitting/ Child services
  • Children's buffet
  • Board games
  • Children's pool

Leisure facilities

  • Heated swimming pool
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Animation team
  • Garden area
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Sauna
  • Jacuzzi
  • Massage

Room view

  • Garden view
  • Courtyard view
  • Interior view

Room facilities

  • In-room air conditioning
  • VIP room facilities
  • In-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Connecting rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Terrace
  • Balcony
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • Chaise lounges
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Shared bathroom
  • Shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Slippers
  • Room toiletries

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding
  • Pillow menu
  • Pillow top mattress

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • International calls
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 10 am FREE
Check-out until 12 pm FREE

Children and extra beds

One child
0 - 3 years
Extra bed FREE
Children above
3 years or adults
Extra bed USD 79
Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 
Maximum capacity of cribs and extra beds depends on the room you book. Please check room details before you make a reservation.

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Harry Thuku Road, Nairobi, Kenya, 00200

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City Center
  • Nairobi
    600 m
Airports
  • Wilson (WIL)
    4.9 km
  • Jomo Kenyatta International (NBO)
    13.0 km
Restaurants
  • Norfolk Hotel (cuisine: International)
    40 m
  • Artcaffe (cuisine: European)
    540 m
Parks
  • American Embassy Memorial Garden
    640 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  10 am
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of rooms:
    170

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Rooms and availability

Fairmont Twin Room
  • Max occupancy:

    5 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds, 1 Double bed, 1 Single bed

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Room Description:

TWIN NON SMOKING. ROOM ONLY. Standard rate

Fairmont King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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Room Description:

Standard|Fairmont, Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking

King Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed, 1 Single bed

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Room Description:

SUITE KING BED NON SMOKING. ROOM ONLY. Standard rate

Duplex King Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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Queen Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Queen-size bed, 1 Single bed

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Room Description:

SUITE QUEEN BED NON SMOKING. ROOM ONLY. Standard rate

Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed

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Room Description:

Suite|Karura Suite Single Room

Junior Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Queen-size bed, 1 Single bed

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Room Description:

JUNIOR SUITE QUEEN BED NON SMOKING. ROOM ONLY. Standard rate

Elegant Flat
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 1 Single bed

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Room Description:

This elegant, air-conditioned room features plush furnishings, a flat-screen TV and minibar. The private bathroom has a walk-in shower and hairdryer. There are no extra cots/beds for this room

Deluxe Twin Room
Garden view
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds, 1 Queen-size bed, 1 Single bed

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Room Description:

TWIN DELUXE. ROOM ONLY. Standard rate

Deluxe King Room
Courtyard view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed, 1 Single bed

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Room Description:

DOUBLE DELUXE KING BED. ROOM ONLY. Standard rate

Deluxe Triple Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

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Room Description:

TRIPLE DELUXE. BED & BREAKFAST. Non refundable

Deluxe Flat
Courtyard view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 1 Single bed

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Room Description:

This spacious, air-conditioned room features plush furnishings, a flat-screen TV and marble bathroom. Some have a courtyard view or veranda. Please note that the price is based on 2 guests. Maximum occupancy is 3 (see Hotel Policies). The extra person rates vary according to the season and may be lower than indicated in the policies

Spacious Suite
Courtyard view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed

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Room Description:

This spacious and historic suites feature air-conditioning, plush furnishings, a seating area with flat-screen TV and marble bathroom. They have courtyard view with a patio. Please note that the price is based on 2 guests. Maximum occupancy is 3 (see Hotel Policies). The extra person rates vary according to the season and may be lower than indicated in the policies

Executive Suite
Interior view
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed

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Room Description:

Suite|Executive Suite - Interior View

Luxury Single Room
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed

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Room Description:

Deluxe|Luxury Room

Fairmont The Norfolk Location

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What's nearby

Popular areas

  • City Center500 m
  • Kenya Parliament Buildings1.3 km

Places of interest

  • University of Nairobi200 m
  • Nairobi Snake Park400 m
  • Jamia Mosque700 m
  • Central Park700 m
  • Kenya National Archives1.2 km
  • August 7th Memorial Park1.6 km
  • Kumbu Kumbu Art Gallery1.9 km
  • Shifteye Gallery3.2 km

Convention centers

  • Kenyatta International Conference Centre1.2 km

Shopping areas

  • The Sarit Centre2.3 km
  • Westgate Shopping Mall2.7 km
  • Yaya Centre3.4 km

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Kazuri Beads Factory2.7 km

Museums

  • Nairobi National Museum400 m
  • Railway Museum1.7 km

Parks

  • masia mara national park500 m
  • Nairobi Arboretum1.8 km

Galleries

  • Nairobi Gallery900 m

Local attractions

  • Railway Museum1.8 km
    Uhuru rd
  • Westgate Shopping Mall 2.8 km
    Mwanzi Road Westlands
  • Kibera5.6 km
  • Amani ya Juu2.0 km
    Ring Road Riverside, Near Prime Bank
  • Spinners Web Kenya3.8 km
    Getathuru Gardens, off Peponi Road Spring Valley

Near the hotel

  • American Embassy Memorial Garden640 m
    Moi Ave P. O. Box 7010
  • Central Park850 m
    Kenyatta Avenue
  • Tom Mboya Statue1.2 km
    Moi Avenue
  • River Road1.3 km
    River road
  • Jamia Mosque780 m
    Banda Street
  • Nairobi Gallery930 m
  • National Archives1.3 km
    Moi Avenue

Restaurants nearby

  • Norfolk Hotel40 m

    Address: Kijabi Street
    Phone: +254-(0)-20-2216940

    86% likes this, based on 81 reviews
    Cuisine: International

  • Osteria Gigiri540 m

    Address: Limuru Road
    Phone: 020 7122661

    71% likes this, based on 39 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian

  • Jiko540 m

    Address: Tribe Hotel

    57% likes this, based on 39 reviews
    Cuisine: International

  • Artcaffe540 m

    Address: Limuru Road

    64% likes this, based on 61 reviews
    Cuisine: European

  • Bar B. Q. Tonight540 m

    Address: Westlands Mall

    72% likes this, based on 33 reviews

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  10 am
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of rooms:
    170

Hotel Awards

KenyanHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedNairobiFairmont The Norfolk

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best Spa Hotels in Kenya

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Fairmont The Norfolk Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Fairmont The Norfolk

Average guest rating

7.8out of 10
Fabulous
Based on 37 reviews

Rating by category:

Rooms
8.2
Service
8.7
Value
7.2
Location
9.0

Guest reviews

    How to reach hotel

    hotel Fairmont The Norfolk - Nairobi Nairobi location
    Show big map »

    Hotel Address:

    Harry Thuku Road, Nairobi, Kenya, 00200

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Nairobi
      600 m
    Airports
    • Wilson (WIL)
      4.9 km
    • Jomo Kenyatta International (NBO)
      13.0 km
    Restaurants
    • Norfolk Hotel (cuisine: International)
      40 m
    • Artcaffe (cuisine: European)
      540 m
    Parks
    • American Embassy Memorial Garden
      640 m
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  10 am
    • Check-out:
      until  12 pm
    • Year renovated:
      2008
    • Number of rooms:
      170

    Hotel Awards

    KenyanHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedNairobiFairmont The Norfolk

    According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
    Best Spa Hotels in Kenya

    Use Badge