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Palacina - The Residence & Suites - Kenya


Suites available by the night. One, Two and Three Bedroom apartments available by the week or month.
Contact us for full details: 01227 753180

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Possibly the first genuine boutique hotel in Kenya, this fabulous collection of impossibly stylish suites must be one of the country's top addresses for well-heeled sophisicates.

pure zanzibar highly recommended
  • Suites From: USD $225 pppn, Bed and Breakfast.
  • Suites From: £142 pppn, Bed and Breakfast.
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For weary travelers who have seen many a hotel room Palacina is a breath of fresh air. It offers all the luxuries of a five star hotel, with special personalised service, a relaxed atmosphere and great attention to detail. As a family owned and run hotel the core emphasis is on making guests feel at home during their stay in Nairobi in an atmosphere of understated elegance and warm hospitality.

Guests can chose to stay in either The Residence or The Suites. 'The Suites' are amongst Nairobi’s best hotel room accommodation and are stylishly decorated and thoughtfully laid out. The 'Residence' features beautifully furnished and fully serviced apartments ideal for guests who are staying in Nairobi for a week or more. They also have a reduced monthly rate.

The Lobby serves as a living room complete with lounging areas, reading areas, a spacious veranda, a chic bar and a hotel reception all decorated in soothing neutral tones with the emphasis on comfort and style.

Breakfast is served from the open farm house kitchen, so whether you prefer to sit in the sunny breakfast room, read a newspaper at the bar or enjoy your espresso in the lobby… it is just a matter of choosing as Palacina is all about comfort and flexibility… not rules.

Add to this the award winning Moonflower Restaurant, The Conference Centre, and the multitude of facilities on offer, Palacina is the ideal venue for your stay in Nairobi.

Palacina is Nairobi's premier boutique hotel.

Welcome to the Palacina, Nairobi
Palacina Lounge, Nairobi, Zanzibar


Palacina is ideally located within easy access to downtown Nairobi, the Central Business District, Shopping centers, hospitals and other urban amenities.

Located in the tranquil gardens of the State House Valley, Palacina is the ideal venue for those who wish to be centrally located but away from the traffic and noise of Nairobi. Set amongst beautiful gardens with views over the State House Valley Palacina is the perfect location for a relaxing stay in Nairobi.

How to get to the Palacina, Nairobi, Nairobi

Distance from Airport 27 kms

Distance from town center 10 kms


The Suites

Palacina features 14 Luxury hotel suites including 2 stunning penthouse suites. Each of the suites is over 140 square metres in size, with its own living room, en-suite bathroom, dresser and a private furnished balcony.

Decorated in calming natural colour tones, teak woods and crisp cottons, The suites are luxuriously appointed and meticulously planned to include state-of-the-art facilities with a warm atmosphere synonymous to Palacina.

Suites at the Palacina, Nairobi
All suites and penthouses have the following facilities:
. Sophisticated decor
. Walk in closets
. Electronic safe box
. 25" satellite televisions / penthouses have flat screen TV's
. DVD player
. Fully stocked wet bar
. Microwave oven
. Electric kettle
. Hairdryers
. Necessary cutlery and crockery
. Front facing balconies
. Both jacuzzi tubs and showers

The Residence

Featuring fully serviced and beautifully decorated 1, 2 or 3 bedroom apartments.

"The Residence" is Nairobi's premier address for guests anticipating a long term stay. Guests of "The Residence" are entitled to use of all the facilities available at Palacina.

Bed at the Palacina, Nairobi
All apartments have the following facilities:
. Electronic safe box
. Satellite television
. Electric stove with oven
. Microwave oven
. Electric kettle
. Electric bread toaster
. All cutlery, crockery, glassware and cookware
. All bed and bath linens
. Iron box and stand
. Upright refrigerator with freezer
. Direct dial telephone
. Very tasteful furniture and fixtures
. Bathtub and/or shower


Fitness room - Located just off the main lobby, this room has the latest aerobic and anaerobic fitness equipment available free of charge exclusively to the residents and guests of Palacina.

Spa room - Offering a range of spa treatments and massages by our highly trained and professional beauty therapist. A place to stimulate your senses and allow for complete relaxation of body and mind.

Guest laundry room - We do offer a laundry service, however, if you would like to do your own laundry, there is a guest laundry room with coin-operated washer and dryer machines as well as an iron and ironing board.

Private lounge for entertaining - Should you wish to entertain your guests, we shall provide a private lounge for you with your own waiter free of charge.

Swimming pool - The pool is open only to residents and guests therefore you are assured of peaceful enjoyment.

Business centre - The business centre is open 24 hours a day and we shall be happy to assist you with any secretarial needs you may have.

The Lobby - This area is open and manned 24 hours each day. Should you require to change money, post mail, directions around town, collect DVD movies, make restaurant reservations, arrange for taxi or shuttle transfers, access the internet or for any assistance at any time of the day or night please kindly contact the reception.

Room Service - You will find copies of all our menus in your apartment, suite or penthouse. Room service is available throughout the day up to 11.00 pm.

Other activities

The Palacina Jazz Band

The Moonflower Restaurant

Consistently rated among the top dining establishments in Nairobi, The Moonflower embodies the finest of Kenyan cuisine and hospitality. Featuring the very best of Kenyan produce in a contemporary menu. Our subtle fusion of Mediterranean and Swahili cultures is evident in our menu and in the unbeatable ambiance.

The Moonflower is a 50-seat a' la Carte restaurant featuring a live Jazz band as well as background Jazz music.

The Moonflower Bar

The Moonflower Bar is well stocked with local as well as imported beverages. There is also a tapas bar available featuring liqueurs and cigars for the connoisseur features lounges with a relaxed atmosphere created to make you feel at home.

The Breakfast Room

The Breakfast Room is exclusively for guest and residents of Palacina. A relaxed yet contemporary setting, an open farm-house kitchen with the morning sun shining through. You could choose to sit inside and read the morning paper while having your breakfast or feel the fresh morning breezes in the open terrace.

Our opinion

The Palacina is perfect for those looking either for a good quality stopover in Nairobi or those who are perhaps on business and require a home from home on a longer term basis.

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