Date published: 13/03/2018

Tucked away in the Nairobi suburbs of Karen, Hemingways is truly a classic gem as far as boutique hotels go.

The double staircase entry foyer easily conveys the general grand feel of the place. With hardwood floors, neutral tones and metallic accents, the interior décor is a nod to the modern country-chic aesthetic.

Hemingways Nairobi Kenya luxury hotel

Hemingways Nairobi Kenya luxury hotel

Hemingways Nairobi Kenya luxury hotel


Leading out to the perfectly manicured lawn and slate walkways is the terrace -which makes for a scenic dining area- overlooking the neat greenery and Big Five inspired fountain. The play on natural elements certainly adds to the calming and soothing ambience.

From breakfast to brunch, dinner and lunch, the menu boasts a creative blend of flavours to cater to the refined palate. One would be remiss to fail to mention their vast wine selection and decadent brunch treats.

Afternoon high tea at Hemingways Nairobi Hotel Afternoon high tea at Hemingways Nairobi Hotel

The balconies of the luxury suites allow for an excellent view of Ngong Hills, bringing a whole new meaning to the phrase ‘As far as the eye can see’. Sunset views from this point are sure to take your breath away.

And in the spirit of celebrating  women this month, meet these 4 beautiful women – Esther, Sheila, Ciru and Evelyn heading various operations at Hemingways Nairobi Hotel.

Article by vivo Activewear

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