Get the celebrity treatment with world-class service at Sankara Nairobi, Autograph Collection

Located in Nairobi’s commercial, retail and entertainment district. Sankara includes a multi-cuisine, buffet restaurant, rooftop pool bar, wine bar and an award-winning steakhouse. The hotel has a variety of event venues both indoor and outdoor that cater to meetings and function space.

The hotel has offers a variety of room types, suites, presidential suite and an executive lounge with concierge services. Complimentary high-speed Wi-Fi is provided in all guestrooms, public areas and meeting venues.

The hotel holds the highest level of ‘Safe Hotels’ certification.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 8.8 for a two-person trip.

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Sankara Nairobi, Autograph Collection has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Sept 5, 2013
Hotel chain/brand: Autograph Collection

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Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (8.6)

Want a great night's sleep? This hotel was highly-rated for its very comfy beds.

Breakfast Info

Continental, Italian, Full English/Irish, Vegetarian, Vegan, Halal, Gluten-free, American, Buffet

Free private parking available at the hotel

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There are more repeat guests here than most other properties.

Currency Exchange: Need local currency? This property has currency exchange on site.

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  • Hello Please can you urgently assist me - I am joining a work college who has already booked at your hotel and it is important that we stay in the same hotel. The dates I require are as follows: Check in: 4 Nov Check out: 6 Nov (2nights) It seems you have availability for the 4th Nov but not the 5th Nov. Is it possible that you can make an exception to make both nights available for me, thanks John

    Dear John, Greetings from Sankara Nairobi, Autograph collection. Kindly note that we are fully booked on the 5th and are unable to confirm availability on this particular date. Please note that on the 4th rooms are selling quite fast and would advise you book early enough. We can place you on our waitlist for the 5th and advise in case we receive any changes. Kindly Regards, Esther.


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    Answered on October 31, 2019
  • Hi. Thank you for answering previous questions. How do I book for a 6pm check out? Book and then request after?

    You can contact our reservations team or you can request for late check out whilst at the hotel. Depending on occupancy this may sometimes be subject to availability. The late check out charge will then be posted for payment at check out.


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    Answered on December 2, 2021
  • Hi again. Can you arrange for a PCR test? Thank you

    We do organize PCR test for our guest at the hotel, the guest however pay directly to the service provider USD 80 per test. The results take about 12hours.


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    Answered on December 2, 2021
  • Do you offer internships?

    We do offer internships, however not at the moment.


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    Answered on November 17, 2020
  • I'd like to apply for an industrial attachment in your hotel...I don't know know if you consider attachment offers

    We do consider attachment applicants. Kindly view our site for information.


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    Answered on January 24, 2021
  • Hi! It’s the pool open during October? Thank you

    Our Swimming pool is open from 0600hr to 1800hrs everyday. It is also heated and only open to inhouse guests.


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    Answered on October 25, 2021
  • Hello is airport shuttle provided to and from airport?

    We do offer Mercedes Benz -USD 100 per person per trip (2 pax max); Shuttle-USD40 per person sharing per trip (3 pax Min, 4 pax max);·Taxi -USD50 per trip (2 pax max). We are also in line with Marriott Commitment to clean.


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    Answered on March 5, 2021
  • Hi, what do you get with the executive lounge access? Thanks Keith

    Boardroom for to 2 hours daily, breakfast from 0700hrs to 1100hrs, non-alcoholic beverages served throughout the day. alcoholic beverages every evening during our Happy hour 1700hrs to 1900hrs + 1. Pressing of two items per stay.4pm late check out.


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    Asked about: Sankara Executive Room, Executive lounge access, 1 King • Answered on July 9, 2021
  • Hello , How can I arrange pick up from airport Pick and assist service

    Kindly share your flight details, options include USD 50 in a taxi, USD 100 in Mercedes Benz both one way maximum 2 pax and in a shuttle US D40 per person one way minimum 3 pax travelling together.


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    Answered on July 5, 2021
  • How far is the airport and if airport shuttle available

    JKIA is 20Km from the hotel. We do offer airport transfers as below: · Mercedes Benz - USD100 per person per trip (2 passengers max),Toyota Alphard- USD40 per person sharing per trip (3 pax Min, 4 pax max) and Taxi - USD 50 per trip 2 pax max)


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    Answered on January 26, 2021
  • hello,I have a friend coming from Cyprus, she can only speak Turkish...do you have anyone who can help her since she cant understand English?

    We do not have any Turkish speaking staff at the moment but we can use google translate should need be. This would however require written communication. We recommend that the guest sends her requirements in advance to enable us prepare accordingly.


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    Answered on October 6, 2021
  • Good afternoon Do you assist with getting PCR covid testing done for guests to return home? What is the turnaround time and cost ? Thank you

    We do assist with PCR Covid testing for guests and it costs around USD 80 to USD 90 depending on the days exchange rate at takes around 12hrs for results to be issued.


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    Answered on August 30, 2021
  • Hi how far from airport

    20 km from JKIA


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    Answered on January 18, 2021
  • Hello, what is the cost of breakfast?

    Breakfast is charged at USD32 per person.


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    Answered on June 24, 2021
  • Is it possible to have a 6pm checkout and are the pool and spa open? Thank you

    Our Check out is at 12noon, guests checking out after this time are charged 75% of the room rate till 6pm and 100% of the room rate there after. Our pool is open from 6 am to 6pm daily and is accessible to all inhouse guests. We no longer have a spa.


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    Answered on December 2, 2021
Hotel surroundings *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
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What's nearby
  • The Sarit Centre
    0.1 miles
  • Kipro Centre
    0.2 miles
  • Kumbu Kumbu Art Gallery
    0.3 miles
  • Westgate Shopping Mall
    0.4 miles
  • Graffins College - Westland Campus
    0.4 miles
  • Nairobi Institute of Technology
    0.4 miles
  • Kazuri Beads Factory
    0.4 miles
  • Peponi Plaza
    0.4 miles
  • Consolata School
    0.4 miles
  • Eden Square Office Block
    0.5 miles
Restaurants & cafes
  • Restaurant Fogo Gaucho
    0.6 miles
  • Cafe/Bar Artcaffe
    0.6 miles
  • Restaurant Seven Seas
    1.2 miles
  • Cafe/Bar Blu Bristo
    0.2 miles
  • Restaurant Mediterraneo
    0.2 miles
Top attractions
  • Heritage Hotels Limited
    0.5 miles
  • Habitat for Humanity Kenya
    0.6 miles
  • Spring Valley Shopping Centre
    0.9 miles
  • TransUnion Kenya Offices
    0.9 miles
  • Kasuku Centre
    1 miles
  • Nairobi Arboretum
    1 miles
  • Double Touch Supermarket
    1 miles
  • Museum Hill Centre
    1.1 miles
  • Highridge Shopping Centre
    1.1 miles
  • Nairobi National Museum
    1.2 miles
Natural Beauty
  • River Nairobi River
    6.3 miles
  • River Athi River
    19.8 miles
Closest Airports
  • Wilson Airport
    4.1 miles
  • Jomo Kenyatta International Airport
    9.7 miles
How to get to Sankara Nairobi, Autograph Collection from Jomo Kenyatta International Airport
    Taxi
    Free parking is available.
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1 Restaurant On Site

    Restaurant

    Food: African, American, Caribbean, British, Seafood, Steakhouse, Local, International, European

Amenities of Sankara Nairobi, Autograph Collection
Outdoors
  • Terrace
Activities
  • Live sports events (broadcast)
  • Tour or class about local culture Additional charge
  • Happy hour Additional charge
  • Temporary art galleries
  • Evening entertainment Additional charge
  • Nightclub/DJ Additional charge
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Chocolate/Cookies Additional charge
  • Fruit Additional charge
  • Bottle of water Additional charge
  • Wine/Champagne Additional charge
  • Kid-friendly buffet
  • Kids' meals Additional charge
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Snack bar
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
Internet
WiFi is available in the hotel rooms and is free of charge.
Parking
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Accessible parking
  • Secure parking
Transportation
  • Airport drop-off Additional charge
  • Airport pickup Additional charge
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
  • Concierge
  • Baggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • Currency exchange
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Strollers
  • Babysitting/Child services Additional charge
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Suit press Additional charge
  • Ironing service Additional charge
  • Dry cleaning Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying Additional charge
  • Business center Additional charge
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe
General
  • Airport shuttle (additional charge)
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Car rental
  • Packed lunches
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Elevator
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
Accessibility
  • Lowered sink
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Wheelchair accessible
Outdoor swimming pool
Free! All pools are free of charge
  • Open all year
  • Opening times
  • All ages welcome
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Pool bar
  • Heated pool
  • Infinity pool
  • Pool is on rooftop
Spa
  • Locker rooms
  • Personal trainer
  • Fitness
  • Steam room
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Fitness center
  • Sauna
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Swahili
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Sustainability initiatives

This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

House rules Sankara Nairobi, Autograph Collection takes special requests – add in the next step!

Check-in

From 2:00 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in

Check-out

Until 12:00 PM

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 13 and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

12+ years
Extra bed by request
$75 per person, per night

Additional fees are not calculated automatically in the total cost and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

There's no capacity for cribs at this property.

The maximum number of extra beds allowed depends on the room you choose. Double-check the maximum capacity for the room you selected.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

Mastercard Visa JCB Diners Club American Express Sankara Nairobi, Autograph Collection accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Please note the rooftop pool is currently under renovation until September 2019.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Please inform Sankara Nairobi, Autograph Collection of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

FAQs about Sankara Nairobi, Autograph Collection

  • The following parking options are available to guests staying at Sankara Nairobi, Autograph Collection (subject to availability):

    • Parking on site
    • Private Parking
    • Parking
    • Secure parking
    • Accessible parking
    • Free parking

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. See details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

  • The prices at Sankara Nairobi, Autograph Collection may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Sankara Nairobi, Autograph Collection offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Fitness center
    • Sauna
    • Evening entertainment
    • Happy hour
    • Personal trainer
    • Fitness
    • Temporary art galleries
    • Live sports events (broadcast)
    • Locker rooms
    • Nightclub/DJ
    • Tour or class about local culture
    • Steam room

  • Room options at Sankara Nairobi, Autograph Collection include:

    • Double

  • Guests staying at Sankara Nairobi, Autograph Collection can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 7.4).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Italian
    • Full English/Irish
    • Vegetarian
    • Vegan
    • Halal
    • Gluten-free
    • American
    • Buffet

  • Sankara Nairobi, Autograph Collection has 1 restaurant:

    • Restaurant

  • Check-in at Sankara Nairobi, Autograph Collection is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 12:00 PM.

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Sankara Nairobi, Autograph Collection by:

    • Taxi 1h

  • Sankara Nairobi, Autograph Collection is 2.5 miles from the center of Nairobi.