Nairobi City homepage

Welcome to Nairobi City (Nairobi) the unbiased website providing accurate information for travellers coming into Nairobi and looking for a bit more information about the Kenyan capital city. Enjoy.

Nairobi City (Nairobi) is the capital and largest city of Kenya. The city and its surrounding area also forms the Nairobi Province. The name “Nairobi” comes from the Maasai phrase Enkare Nyirobi, which translates to “the place of cool waters”. However, it is popularly known as the “Green City in the Sun” and is surrounded by several expanding villa suburbs. The people of Nairobi are popularly nicknamed 'Nairobians’.

Accommodation in a around Nairobi City

There is a wide range of places to stay in Nairobi, from campsites to some of the most luxury hotels on the African continent. Have a look at the ACCOMMODATION section on the left for more information.


Besides just staying Nairobi, why not get out and see some of the interesting places the city has to offer. Again, have a look on the left under ATTRACTIONS.