Fairmont The Norfolk

Address: Harry Thuku Rd, Nairobi, 00200, Kenya | 4 star hotel
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This 4 star hotel, located in the Nairobi Central Business District area of Nairobi, is near Nairobi National Museum, Nairobi Education Centre - Animal Orphanage, National Archives, and Baboons & Vervits.
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          • Heated pool
          • Swimming pool
          • Outdoor pool
          • Restaurant
          • Fitness/Health center
          • Bar/lounge


          • Wireless internet connection in public areas
          • High-speed internet in room
          • Wireless internet connection in room (surcharge)
          • Wheelchair accessibility
          • Free parking


          • Suites


          • Shuttle bus service
          • Multilingual staff
          • Continental Breakfast
          • Room service
          • Free airport shuttle
          • Concierge desk
          • Business Services
          • Laundry

          TravelPod Member ReviewsFairmont The Norfolk Nairobi

          Reviewed by barb3389

          A grand old hotel

          Reviewed Feb 19, 2015
          by (5 reviews) Picton , Canada Flag of Canada


          This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

          Reviewed by ginaharwood

          A Great Hotel

          Reviewed Nov 25, 2014
          by (1 review) , Australia Flag of Australia

          This hotel was really good. The food was amazing and there was a historic vibe to the building. There was a personal trainer and many other luxurious that made the stay special.

          This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

          Reviewed by jeanetteandpat

          Watch out for the 29% tax surcharge!

          Reviewed Jul 13, 2012
          by (8 reviews) Canberra , Australia Flag of Australia

          A bit disappointed that the quoted rate was exclusive of Kenya taxes of 29%. This made a big difference to the total charges. The bar was pleasant and drinks prices reasonable. Breakfast buffet price steep, and only on the second query were we offered a cheaper rate (about $US10pp) for coffee and pastries alone. Room was nice, and wifi included in the rate.

          This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

          TripAdvisor Reviews Fairmont The Norfolk Nairobi

          4.50 of 5 stars Outstanding

          Travel Blogs from Nairobi

          Day 17 September 2nd Johannesburg to Nairobi

          A travel blog entry by dianne52 on Sep 02, 2016

          1 photo

          Once again into Johannesburg airport. Think I have this airport worked out? Great flight with SA Airlines and arrived at Nairobi. A little cooler than we thought. An interesting drive from the airport to accomodation. It seemed like there were no traffic rules. Overnight at the Fairmont then off to Amboseli Game Reserve.

          Our first full day in Kenya

          A travel blog entry by bababinti on Feb 07, 2016

          2 comments, 4 photos

          Dad spent much of the morning napping, and I lounged around the hotel grounds trying to get some homework done but was highly unsuccessful - I ended up sitting and taking in the beautiful surroundings.

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          A travel blog entry by bababinti on Feb 07, 2016

          4 photos

          Greetings from Kenya!! I just finished up breakfast in our hotel and figured it was a good time to bring everyone up to speed on our journey so far.

          I met dad at Newark Airport early Friday afternoon. I took the train down from CT (where we had about 6 inches of snow), dad got a ride to the airport from his friend, Chuck. Usually spending …

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