Nairobi International Youth Hostel
The Nairobi Youth Hostel is situated just 3km south-west of the city centre in a friendly ,clean homely and quiet Environment our staff are Amazing cheerful, informative, friendly and willing to help. Great atmosphere and is the best value in Nairobi, The Travel and tourist Information Desk assist in travel and activity booking for tours.
Situated along the Ralph Bunche Road between the former Kenya school of Law and the
Nairobi hospital directly opposite the Upper Hill Medical Centre.
It is only 20 minutes walk to the city centre.
The Hostel is a perfect place to be if you want to meet travelers from all corners of the Globe in a relaxed, stress free, quiet, fun and friendly environment., the hostel makes a good base for visiting Nairobi National Wildlife Park, the National Karen Blixen, Giraffe Centre, Railway museums, the open air Maasai Market among other tourist attractions in Nairobi. It has a capacity for 96 beds The hostel offers accommodation in large dorms with 16 beds sharing separate for ladies and men, small rooms with 3 or 4 beds, bunk rooms with 2 beds or self contained one bedroom fully furnished apartments.
other facilities include Lounge facilities ideal for holding meetings, gatherings, Set up with intention of helping to promote social welfare, a sun roof, garden, patio, laundry and meals.
Conveniently located in the city, whilst being located in a very secure residential area. Other facilities within the hostel includes a cyber, cafe reasonably priced, a Gift shop ,grocery shop ,Tourist information and Safaris desk (African Home Adventure tours and Safaris) offering a wide rage of Tours and Safaris in Kenya and within East Africa members of HI Hostels members attract a 5 to 10% discount on all tours booked.
Kenya Youth Hostel Association is in partnership with the Kenya Voluntary and Community Development Project and are calling for volunteers plus donors across the globe to visit Kenya and help in voluntary work ,to serve the less fortunate people in our societies especially the youth who are vulnerable to misuse, the need to have our youth engaged in activities that will improve the quality of their lives and not engage in criminal activities, we have peace building missions with youth and hope to have a training programme for them on peace issues we are asking all people of good will to support our initiatives.
We like to warn our members that on arrival at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, try to avoid tour agents /Taxi drivers who mislead you that the hostel is fully booked or is under renovations, they pretend calling the Hostel to confirm that it is booked, insist to call the hostel phone no, ask to be taken to the Nairobi International Youth Hostel its the only one in Nairobi. If you need a pick up from the airport please write an email or call us.