Intercontinental Hotel Nairobi Is Located In The Heart Of The City

November 17, 2011 by
Filed under: Travel 

Intercontinental Hotel Nairobi could be the most suitable of the Nairobi hotels if you’re planning to come to Kenya on holiday or business. Part of the renowned Intercontinental chain of hotels, it’s found sited in the center of Nairobi, the capital of Kenya. It overlooks the historically important Kenyatta Tomb and the Kenyan national assembly and is a minute’s walk from the Kenyatta International Conference Center. It is also simply a 15 minutes’ drive from the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, the country’s largest and most busy.

The hotel’s lobby is a sight to experience as it exhibits a sophisticated personality with a blend of visitors from different countries. A few of these guests can be seen wearing khaki shorts with binoculars hanging down their necks while some of the others are clad in 3 piece suits.

The Intercontinental Nairobi is a seven story hotel with 440 rooms and suites. Each of these has a private bathroom, an electronic safe to keep your property secure, air conditioning, net and satellite TV with international channels such as BBC and CNN. Additionally, each room has a direct dialing phone and voice mail facilities.

In addition to the standard features detailed above, club member rooms are rather more roomy and the club members have access to to a dedicated check-in counter, a members’ only lounge and a special dine-in buffet.

The hotel facilities include 3 restaurants each of which offers a novel type of culinary delights. With Kenyan, continental, Italian, Mediterranean and a la carte offerings on the cafes’ menus, you are bound to be torn between several delicacies. These restaurants are complemented by snack bars some of which are located in the lobby.

The Intercontinental Nairobi Hotel also has 2 heated pools with the littler one having been purpose-built for youngsters. You may also get a tan by lying on the recliners. If you maintain an active exercise regime a fitness center with modern equipment and qualified trainers will keep your levels of energy up. If you merit more spoiling than the gym offers, be remember to check out the Jacuzzi, Spa, massage center or the Turkish bath.

Imani Kimatt is loves about Kenya and adores writing about the highly-rated Nairobi hotels.

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