Marriot International has officially announced the opening of its second hotel in the Kenyan capital – Four Points by Sheraton Nairobi Airport, further consolidating its presence in Kenya with this strategically situated amenity within the main complex of the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport.
The new 172-room establishment is within easy reach from major highways and overlooks the famous Nairobi National Park, further complementing the Four Points by Sheraton Nairobi Hurlingham, located in the city’s central business district which opened earlier this year.
“Four Points by Sheraton Nairobi Airport is a great addition to our East Africa portfolio and strengthens our rapidly growing presence in the region,” said Alex Kyriakidis, President and Managing Director, Middle East and Africa, Marriott International. “As a gateway city into the continent, Nairobi is a natural travel hub. We are confident that with its blend of stylish comfort and genuine service at an honest value, the hotel will meet the rising demand for high-caliber lodging in this fast-growing market and soon emerge as a leading choice among business and leisure travelers.”
Four Points by Sheraton Nairobi Airport features spacious and modern rooms including suites, dining options including an all-day dining and a lobby café. A rooftop bar and grill, Tazama, offers guests spectacular views of the Nairobi National Park on one side and the airport runway on the other The bar and grill menu also features a sense of authentic locale through food, music and art, with imposing artwork by renowned Kenyan graffiti artist, Bankslave, reflecting the pulse of Nairobi which takes centre stage.
For the modern independent travelers, the hotel offers the brand’s defining touches, including the Four Points by Sheraton Four Comfort Bed, complimentary bottled water in all rooms, fast and free Wi-Fi throughout the hotel and breakfast with fresh coffee.
Other facilities include a rooftop pool, a state of the art fitness center and a modest spa. With 3,500 square feet of flexible indoor and outdoor meeting space, the hotel is only the latest addition to the list of choice venues for meetings and events. Additionally, there’s a complimentary shuttle into the airport terminal throughout the day.
“The hotel’s unique location together with its warm and genuine service and the defining elements of the Four Points brand is a winning combination that will set us apart,” said Vivek Mathur General Manager Four Points by Sheraton Nairobi Airport. “We are committed to offering guests an uncomplicated travel experience and exactly what they need while on the road be it for business or for leisure.”
Four Points by Sheraton recently forayed into Tanzania with the opening of Four Points by Sheraton Arusha, The Arusha Hotel. It is now gearing up to open Four Points by Sheraton Dar es Salaam, New Africa Hotel in the next couple of months.