The Sadili Oval facilities are well maintained, cleaned daily, include wifi, and are a great place to meet locals as well as sometimes other travelers. There are tennis courts, a rugby field, and a pool on site, as well as a cafe.
Some may consider their location near Kibera to be a drawback - and indeed if you need to get to the north end of Nairobi, or wade through the hours worth of traffic to get to another far part of the city, it isn't exactly an ideal location - but it is absolutely a much better choice than staying anywhere downtown.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- Sadili Oval B & B is located at the award-winning Sadili Oval Sports Academy, a not-for-profit social enterprise committed to developing the power of sport in Africa. By choosing to stay at Sadili Oval B & B, you are supporting the education and talent development of deserving youth across Africa. Sadili Oval B & B provides a variety of 39 comfortable, well-furnished rooms, in single, twin, triple or double format, each with a colour television, direct dial telephone, WIFI internet, solar heating, lighting and emergency power. The property has ample parking, 24 hour security, CCTV and is run by a professional management team. Sadili Oval B & B is located 15 minutes from the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, and 5 minutes from Wilson Airport, on the inter-state Southern Bypass, Langata and 5 - 15 minutes from Nairobi National Park, Giraffe Centre, Bomas of Kenya, Ostrich Park and Karen Blixen Museum ... more less