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The Heron Portico, Nairobi

4-star4 stars
Milimani Road,Opposite ProvincialPolice Headquarters, Nairobi00100Kenya, 800-491-6126

4-star hotel in Kilimani with 3 restaurants, outdoor pool
  • Free WiFi and free parking
Good7.8 / 10
Room is all right
Great location
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The Heron Portico, Nairobi

Hotel Info: 866-539-8117

from $71
  • Standard Twin or Double Room
  • Superior Room
  • Junior Suite
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At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 108 rooms


  • Check-in time 2 PM-midnight
  • Check-out time is 10 AM

Required at check in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

Travelling with others


  • One child (5 years old and younger) stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding

  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Free valet parking
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Breakfast (surcharge)
  • 3 restaurants
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee shop/café
  • 24-hour room service
Things to do
  • Outdoor pool
  • Health club
  • Spa services on site
  • Steam room
  • Golfing nearby
  • Sauna
Working away
  • Business center
  • Number of meeting rooms - 4
  • One meeting room
  • Conference center
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Wedding services
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Elevator/lift
  • In-room accessibility

In the room

Home comforts
  • Ceiling fan
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
Sleep well
  • Turndown service
  • Premium bedding
Things to enjoy
  • Individually furnished
  • Separate sitting area
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer (on request)
Be entertained
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Satellite TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free newspaper
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
Food and drink
  • Free bottled water
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Special features


BASHASHA - This restaurant specializes in regional cuisine and serves light fare only. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting).

TJs Bar - This bar serves lunch and dinner.

The Bistro - This bistro serves lunch, dinner, and light fare.

The Heron Portico, Nairobi’s small print

Also known as

  • Heron Portico
  • Heron Portico Hotel
  • Heron Portico Hotel Nairobi
  • Heron Portico Nairobi
  • Heron Hotel Nairobi

Optional extras

Late check-out can be arranged for an extra charge

Rollaway beds are available for KES 4090 per night

We have included all charges provided to us by this hotel. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

What’s around The Heron Portico, Nairobi


  • In Kilimani
  • Central Park (15-minute walk)
  • Nairobi Gallery (15-minute walk)
  • Uhuru Park (15-minute walk)
  • Nairobi Hospital (16-minute walk)
  • Teleposta Towers (18-minute walk)
  • Kenya Railway Golf Club (18-minute walk)
  • Kenyatta Mausoleum (19-minute walk)

Getting around

  • Nairobi (WIL-Wilson) 15-min drive
  • Nairobi (NBO-Jomo Kenyatta Intl.) 30-min drive
  • Nairobi Station 27-min drive
  • Free self parking
  • Free valet parking

The Heron Portico, Nairobi

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