The hotel is located near the Central Park area in a peaceful residential area and minutes from the city centre. It was inaugurated by the first President of Kenya, HE Mzee Jomo Kenyatta in 1965. The name is inspired from the Pan African movement.
In 1991, The Sarova group bought the hotel.
The hotel has beautiful landscaped gardens, a sophisticated yet modern ambience, professional friendly staff and all amenities of a world class hotel. The Sarova Panafric is famous for its cultural theme nights.
It has 153 rooms and 42 serviced apartments. All, including the conference rooms, have been recently renovated and refurbished. The rooms have direct internet access, direct dialing telephone, TV, 24 hour room service.
The swimming pool is larger than the pool in most hotels in Nairobi.
The hotel prides itself as a premier business and conference hotel. There are 9 meeting rooms for smaller groups, and the Jambo and Baraza rooms for up to 200 guests. With all new equipment like plasma screens, in built PA systems, overhead projectors, drop down screens and other audio visual devises as well as the motivator devise, the Panafrica hotel is able to provide for international standards in conferencing facilities. The conference packages are comprehensive and appealing.
The Pool Garden Restaurant and Bar is spacious and has a wide range of snacks as well as great barbeque and a selection on its menu.
The massage and beauty parlor offer a range of massages.
Tel: +254 - 20 - 272 0822 / 271 4444/ 2767000
Fax: +254 - 20 - 272 6356