Hilton debuts DoubleTree in Nairobi


Hilton has announced the debut of the DoubleTree by Hilton brand in Nairobi.

Located along Ngong Road, DoubleTree by Hilton Nairobi Hurlingham opens as the first DoubleTree branded property in Kenya – joining five DoubleTree by Hilton properties open across Africa.

The hotel is located just a few miles away from the Karen Blixen Museum, Giraffe Centre and the David Shedrick Wildlife Trust Elephant Orphanage.

Travellers also have easy access to Nairobi’s central and financial districts, including Nairobi Business Park, corporate houses and NGO centres.

In terms of dining, guests will have breakfast in the Atrium Brasserie, whilst for lunch and dinner the hotel offers an a la carte menu and extensive buffet, including Indian, Italian and pan-Asian cuisines.

There’s also a Piano Lounge with a selection of wines or contemporary cocktails.

In terms of amenities, there’s a 24-hour gym and a swimming pool.

The meetings and events offering comprises five meeting rooms with natural daylight, capable of hosting up to 250 delegates.

DoubleTree by Hilton Nairobi Hurlingham is the first hotel to open under Hilton’s Africa Growth Initiative.

Hilton has committed a total of $50 million over the next five years towards the Hilton Africa Growth Initiative to support the continued expansion of its sub-Saharan African portfolio.

These funds are intended to support the conversion of around 100 hotels in multiple African markets into Hilton branded properties.