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The King Post

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Outdoor pool, pool umbrellas, sun loungers
Outdoor pool, pool umbrellas, sun loungers
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The King Post

3.5 star property
3.5-star aparthotel in Nairobi with 2 restaurants and spa

8.6/10 Fabulous

60 verified Hotels.com guest reviews

Popular amenities

  • Free parking
  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Pet friendly
  • Airport transfer
  • Gym
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Rhapta Raod, Westlands, Nairobi, 13606-00800

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About this area

What's nearby

  • In Westlands
  • Nairobi National Park - 34 min drive
  • Thika Road Mall - 36 min drive

Getting around

  • Nairobi (WIL-Wilson) - 25 min drive
  • Jomo Kenyatta Intl. Airport (NBO) - 37 min drive
  • Syokimau Station - 35 min drive
  • Nairobi Station - 37 min drive
  • Syokimau SGR Railway Station - 38 min drive
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

Restaurants

  • Kilele Nyama - 19 min walk
  • Anghiti - 20 min walk
  • Azure Hotel Nairobi Westlands - 4 min drive
  • The Phoenician Restaurant - 4 min drive
  • Nargis Restaurant - 4 min drive

About this property

The King Post

The King Post offers an airport shuttle (available 24 hours) for USD 25.00 per vehicle one way. You can visit the spa to be pampered with massages, body wraps, or mani/pedis, and The Tavern, one of 2 restaurants, serves local and international cuisine and is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. An outdoor pool and a poolside bar are other highlights, and apartments offer conveniences like refrigerators and microwaves. The pool and helpful staff get great marks from fellow travelers.

Languages

English

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Property is professionally cleaned
Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)

Social distancing

Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Hand sanitizer provided
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Arriving/Leaving

  • Check-in time from noon - 11 AM
  • Late check-in subject to availability
  • Minimum check-in age - 18
  • Check-out time is 10 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions.

Special check-in instructions

  • This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply); guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
  • The front desk is open Monday - Friday (8:30 AM - 4:30 PM)
  • Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
  • To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
  • If you are planning to arrive after 4:30 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Children

  • One child (4 years old and younger) stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding
  • No cribs (infant beds)
  • Babysitting*

Pets

  • Pets stay free

Property amenities

Pool/Spa

  • Outdoor pool
  • Umbrellas
  • Sun loungers
  • Steam room
  • Full-service spa
  • Spa open daily
  • Massages
  • Spa services
  • 2 treatment rooms
  • Body treatments
  • Body scrubs
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Body wraps
  • Facials

Internet

  • Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available
  • 24-hour roundtrip airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Airport shuttle on request

Family friendly

  • Children stay free (see details)
  • Babysitting (surcharge)

Restaurants on site

  • The Tavern

Food and drink

  • Refrigerator (full size)
  • Stovetop
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Electric kettle

Dining

  • Continental breakfast available for a fee daily 6 AM–noon: USD 10.00 per person
  • 2 restaurants and 2 coffee shops
  • 1 poolside bar and 1 bar
  • Room service available

Bedrooms

  • Premium bedding

Bathrooms

  • Shower
  • Free toiletries

Living spaces

  • Dining room
  • Sitting area

Entertainment

  • TV with satellite service
  • TV in a common area

Outdoor areas

  • Terrace
  • Garden

Laundry

  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities

Work spaces

  • Desk

Pets

  • Pet friendly
  • Pets stay free

Suitability/Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • No elevators
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair accessible (with limits)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Designated smoking areas

Services and conveniences

  • Concierge services
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Safe
  • Luggage storage
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Safe at front desk
  • Hair salon
  • Free bottled water

Things to do

  • Health club
  • Aerobics classes on site
  • Pilates classes on site
  • Yoga classes on site

General

  • 52 rooms
  • 2 floors
  • 8 buildings

Special features

Spa

King´s Gym and Spa has 2 treatment rooms. Services include facials, body wraps, body scrubs, and body treatments. The spa is equipped with a steam room.

The spa is open daily. Guests under 14 years old are not allowed in the spa.

Dining

The Tavern - This restaurant specializes in local and international cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Fees & policies

Refundable deposits

  • Deposit: USD 200.0

Optional extras

  • Continental breakfast is offered for an extra charge of USD 10.00 per person (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of USD 25.00 per vehicle (one way)

Children & extra beds

  • Babysitting is available for an extra charge
  • Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cribs/infant beds

Pool, spa, & gym (if applicable)

  • Guests under 14 years old are not allowed in the spa
  • Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments and can be made by contacting the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

The property is professionally cleaned; disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.

This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global).

Policies

This property does not have elevators.

Also known as

King Post Apartment Nairobi
King Post Apartment
King Post Nairobi
King Post Aparthotel Nairobi
King Post Aparthotel
The King Post Nairobi
The King Post Aparthotel
The King Post Aparthotel Nairobi

Frequently asked questions

Does The King Post offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, The King Post does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
How much does it cost to stay at The King Post?
As of November 29, 2022, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at The King Post on November 30, 2022 start from P 5,402, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at The King Post?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer, social distancing measures are in place, and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Is there a pool at The King Post?
Yes, there's an outdoor pool.
Are pets allowed at The King Post?
Yes, pets stay free.
Is parking offered on site at The King Post?
Yes, there's free self parking.
Is airport shuttle service offered by The King Post?
Yes, an airport shuttle is available. The charge is USD 25.00 per vehicle one way.
What are the check-in and check-out times at The King Post?
You can check in from noon - 11 AM. Check-out time is 10 AM.
What is there to do at The King Post and nearby?
Onsite recreation at The King Post includes aerobics, Pilates, and yoga. Indulge in a treatment at the spa and enjoy a swim in the outdoor pool. The King Post also has a steam room and spa services, as well as a garden.
Are there restaurants at or near The King Post?
Yes, there are 2 onsite restaurants, featuring local and international cuisine. Nearby restaurants include Graze Steakhouse (2.1 mi), Java House (2.1 mi), and Open House (2.1 mi).
What's the area around The King Post like?
The King Post is a short 18-minute walk from UNHCR Kenya and 20 minutes' walk from ABC Place.

Overall score and ratings

8.6

Fabulous

8.5/10

Cleanliness

8.0/10

Staff & service

8.7/10

Amenities

8.3/10

Property conditions & facilities

8/10 Very Good

Great place to stay in Nairobi
Great location and nice staff. Loved having coffee shop, restaurant, room service and salon on site. Apartment could use some more amenities - more glasses in the rooms, light bulbs, extra towels/blankets/pillows, more pots and pans, the basics like salt and pepper, etc I will come back though as it was very comfortable for our group.
Kelly, 1-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

The Zanzibar charm of this property was really cool. The convenience of having a bar and tavern within the stay was great, and the staff were very nice and helpful. We would certainly recommend this stay in Nairobi!
Brittany, 3-night romance trip
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6/10 Good

Mona, 4-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Not our first time and we will keep coming back- love this place!!
Lisa, 2-night family trip
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8/10 Very Good

I enjoy the ambiance and the kitchenette in the room. My one critique would be that the bedding is not premium, as advertised. There is a bit to be desired on the bed aspect of the stay, but I will continue to return because the location is great and the ambiance is unique.
Jamie, 1-night trip
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8/10 Very Good

A unique architectural hotel, not one of those chain cookie cutters. The ambiance is very relaxing. The room we had was a good sized studio, with a kitchen. I don’t know how often people use the kitchen, but I being a celiac like to have that option. We needed a few things and Preet, who manages the place made sure we received them. Was not too impressed with the coffee shop. The bar is fine but food is so so. This will be my hotel to stay in when I am in Nairobi
Firozali H., 3-night romance trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Enjoyed our stay. Recommending add local channels on the TV so guests can keep up with local news.
david, 19-night romance trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Amazing. The apartment with all conveniences except a washing machine. Brilliant gym.
Henri, 4-night trip
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6/10 Good

Disappointing
The hotel is gorgeous and so are the rooms. Unfortunately the sheets were extremely old and smelled. There was no warm water for showers and the kitchen sink stunk. We had to turn on the stove tops for heat because the room was freezing.
Maria, 1-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

No heating, but overall good stay
Room didn't have heat or air, which made it a bit cold and hard to warm up.
Emily, 3-night trip with friends
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