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African Heritage House

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The African Heritage House overlooking the Nairobi National Parkis described by the prestigious Architectural Digest as " a vision of usefulness informed by the African genius for decoration" Designed by American Alan Donovan, the house is a combination of architectural styles from...
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Mombasa Road | Box 17871, Nairobi 00100, Kenya
4.9 miles to Jomo Kenyatta Intl Airport
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Reviewed March 21, 2016 via mobile

I spent only one night unfortunately, in coming from the airport and back to the airport the day after, but I must say that I was very pleased. The place finely decorated, rooms are big and comfortable, with a lot of African art around. It...More

Thank Alejandro A
Reviewed February 5, 2016

After reading reviews of this unusual place, five of us decided to spend a day and night at Heritage House. The owner and collector, Alan Donovan, was prompt in emailing me on details. To our relief, a staff member was waiting for us along a...More

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Reviewed November 11, 2015

This is a hidden retreat, one of those hideaways you somehow would like to keep to yourself. But here goes. This is a wonderful, charming place with a beautiful scenery, and a “house” with brings you in a feeling of some sort of “Alice in...More

Thank LiseFV
Reviewed September 9, 2015

While I had been to Nairobi 2x I had not heard of AHH and now I want everyone to go! Alan Donovan led our tour in the most amiable personal manner possible. His collection is amazing and his passion for retaining African culture inspirational. If...More

Thank Craig W
Reviewed August 2, 2015

A group of 8 of us made a 3 hrs tour of this Heritage House. Alan Donavan, co-founder and world renowned artist, led us in a tour of his collections of arts and historical artifacts. We can feel his passion and love for his life-long...More

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$132 - $265 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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$132 - $265 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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"All the rooms are beautifully appointed and have fabulous views."
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"One cannot go wrong with any of the rooms, they all are special. The ones upstairs have better views though."
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"every room is priceless"
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"each room is unique and beautiful; personally, I prefer the large three bed room on the top floor"
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