Upscale 5-star Nairobi hotel in vibrant Westlands district

Kenya’s capital Nairobi, named after a Maasai phrase which means ‘cool water’, is a vibrant African city with restaurants, shops and multi-national companies, as well as nature and wildlife on its doorstep.

Mövenpick Hotel & Residences Nairobi is located in the heart of Westlands, Nairobi's commercial, retail and entertainment suburb about 20 kilometres from Jomo Kenyatta International Airport. Our hotel provides easy access to the city centre and diplomatic district. Karura Forest is just 15 minutes away, while Nairobi National Park can be reached in 45 minutes.

Where to find us

Mövenpick Hotel & Residences Nairobi
Mkungu Close, Westlands
1853-00606  Nairobi

+254 709 548000

Around the hotel

Sights and attractions

  • Karura Forest
    • 15 minutes
  • David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust
    • 30 minutes
  • Nairobi National Park
    • 45 minutes
  • Karen Blixen Museum
    • 45 minutes
  • Kitengela Hot Glass Studio
    • 1 hour


  • UN Headquarters
    • 9 KM
  • General Electric
    • 1 KM
  • PricewaterhouseCoopers
    • 1 KM
  • Standard Chartered Bank - HQ
    • 1 KM
  • Oracle - HQ
    • 1 KM

Travelling to the hotel

By car

From Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (JKIA) Terminal 1E, Nairobi, Kenya Get on Mombasa Road/A104 from Airport South Road and follow for approximately 6 minutes (3.7 km). Continue straight to Waiyaki Way/A104. Make a right turn from the A104 then follow the A104 to Ring Road on the left; second exit to Ring Road (24 minutes / 16.3 km). Continue straight on Ring Road. At the roundabout, take the third exit to Parklands Road and continue straight to the first exit which leads to Mkungu Close.


The hotel has an underground car park with a total capacity for 400 cars.