I found the location of this hotel really convenient for the airport and with business meetings in the area. Traffic is an issue and you are only 30 minutes from the airport (that 4kms Nairobi time) and about an hour (6 kms rush hour time ) from the city center.
The rooms are really just average and while the lack for nothing they are really aimed at the business visitor. Bar fridge, coffee maker and bottled water supplied.
The beds are REALLY hard and could be considered uncomfortable .There is nothing to do in the area and you are not able to go for a walk or capture some local flavor.
The on-site restaurant is a tad expensive but once again it is well presented and convenient. A Spur steakhouse is also on site for a lesser price less fancy meal or just a drink.
Pool area is small but great and there is a basic gym onsite.
I will probably stay here again on my next trips
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- Eka Hotel a Nairobi hotel is ideally located along Mombasa Road in Nairobi the capital city of Kenya. It is situated minutes away from the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, 5km from Wilson Airport and 5km from the bustling central business district. If you are looking for safari hotels, Eka Hotel is within easy access to the city’s many attractions and entertainment venues which make Eka Hotel an ideal safari accommodation hotel. ... more less
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