Nairobi city is the most economically empowered city in East Africa and Kenya’s busiest business hub. Nairobi is home for most of the international companies along with the United Nations Habitant headquarters and the UNEP. The skyline of Nairobi is filling up with skyscrapers and office buildings.
Nairobi is named ‘the green city in the sun’, away from the urban bustle, covering miles of grasslands, forests, and wetlands is Nairobi National Park, Kenya’s oldest national park and the only one in the world that is situated in a capital city. From the five-star city business hotels to the suburban boutique hotels Nairobi also offers some of the most luxurious camps in the midst of the city – this is what make Nairobi special!
So if you’re visiting Nairobi or you’re a residence, here is #DiscoveringKenya’s top 3 picks of best tented camps in the city of Nairobi, you don’t need to visit the Masai Mara to experience the best tented camps:
Located in the suburbs of Karen, the German owners moved to Kenya in 2009 and have always had a passion for Kenya. After years of planning and designing they crafted a one of a kind camp. Consisting of six tents, the design combines nature and luxury allowing guests to experience an authentic, genuine and natural Kenyan luxury holiday experience.
The best part about staying at Anga Afrika is the relationship you build with the owners, the camp is small and everything is personalized with a unique experience. The memorable moments you get to sit and chat with the owners sharing your experience about your love for Kenya are phenomenally special.
Sitting on 3.4 acres of land in the leafy suburbs of Karen, this camp also gives you a friendly home-like hospitality. The camp consists of eight deluxe safari tents, three family tents, six garden tents , six cottage rooms and extensive camping grounds. Here you can enjoy the peaceful tropical gardens which are home to hundreds of varieties of plants and birds. It is an ideal place for families with acres of space for children to safely explore.
With sweeping plains on one side and Nairobi city on the other side, just minutes away from Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, this is the only camp in the Nairobi National Park giving you a true wilderness experience. The camp consists of nine tented camps giving you a wilderness escape where you can savour the thrill of camping in luxury in the heart of thick bushland right on the doorstep of Nairobi city.
At Nairobi Tented Camp you can experience a real safari game drive in a city and be lucky enough to sight giraffes, buffalos, leopards etc . Even more beautiful, you can catch the first rays of the early morning sun as the rays of sunshine stir across the plains.
Now you know exactly where to stay if you’re looking for a tented camp experience in Nairobi city. #HappyWeekend!