Great View of Nairobi National Park from Four Points by Sheraton Nairobi Airport
Great View of Nairobi National Park from Four Points by Sheraton Nairobi Airport

Where can I get heated swimming pools in Nairobi, Kenya? This question keeps on popping and I have no idea why it took so long to write this……

Heated swimming pools in Nairobi, Kenya were a mare myth until recently and even now only a few Exist.

However, some places like Mombasa, the pools are naturally warm at night. You know that Lukewarm kind of water, whereby you cannot tell if it is hot or cold? Yea the best to swim in.

The heated swimming pools in Nairobi come in handy whenever the weather changes. Nothing more engrossing than soaking yourself in a heated swimming pool in Nairobi on a chilly day. I can spend the whole day in.

Today you will learn where you can get heated swimming pools in Nairobi, Kenya and their charges. So, Without much ado, Shall we?

Heated Swimming pools in Westlands, Nairobi.

19.) Villa Rosa Kempinski

Heated Swimming Pool at Kempinski Hotel
Heated Swimming Pool at Kempinski Hotel

They have an incredibly beautiful and welcoming Heated swimming pool that is free for the guests and members.

However, you can walk in and enjoy your swim for two hours and a 45 Minutes Sauna at a fee of-:

  • Adults Kes3,000 $30.
  • Kids under 3Years are Free of Charge.

Kindly note you need to book in advance since they have a limited number of people at a go due to COVID 19 Measures.

They are located at Chiromo Road, a distance of 3.8 Kilometers or 9 Minutes’ drive from Nairobi CBD.

To Stay for an Overnight or more Book Kempinski

18.) Pride Inn Lantana Suites.

Their Swimming pool is addictive, to say the least not to mention it is heated and Free for the guests.

You will need to book in advance due to COVID 19 Measures, having a distinctive number of pax at a particular time.

However, you can walk in and access the pool at a fee of-:

  • Adult Kes1,000 or $10
  • Child Kes700 or $7. Kids under the age of 3 years are free.

Location: Drive to East Church Road adjacent to the Brookside stage. The road leads directly to the hotel straight ahead.

You can also take the Lantana Road once you approach the roundabout at One Africa building and head straight to Pride Inn Lantana.

17.) Sarabi at Sankara Hotel.

Well, Sankara means tranquillity in Sanskrit (an ancient Indo-European language of India). They have a rooftop heated swimming pool which you can relax in after hitting the gym.

It is free for Booked in Guests and members. The walk-ins can excess the pool at a fee of-:

  • Adult Kes2,500 or $25.
  • Child Kes1,500 or $15. Kids under the age of 3 years are free.

They are open from 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM.

Location: 05 Woodvale Grove, Westlands Nairobi.

To stay for an Overnight or more Book Sankara Here

16.) Clarence House Nairobi.

One of the heated Swimming pools in Nairobi The Clarence House
One of the heated Swimming pools in Nairobi The Clarence House

Their heated swimming pool is one of the most affordable and favourably more accommodating for kids since below 9 years old is free.

It is as well free for the guest and of course the members. Walk-ins are advised to carry their own towels. They no longer provide due to COVID-19.

Walk-ins can access the heated pool at a fee of-:

  • Adult Kes1,000
  • KidsKes500 (Above 9 to 12years)

They are open from 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM.

Location: No 8, School Lane Westlands Nairobi.

To stay for more than a day Book Clarence house Here

15.) Cloud Nine.

They have an impeccable heated pool, which opens from 8:00 AM TO 6:00 PM with no limited time at the swimming pool.

You are advised to carry your own towels due to COVID 19 Measures. The swimming is addictive and quite affordable for anyone. Here are their charges.

  • Adult Kes1,000 or $10
  • Child Kes500 or $5 (3-8years)

Location: No 8, School Lane Westlands Nairobi.

14.) Best Western Executive Suites.

Best Western Executive Suites Heated Swimming Pool Image Courtesy
Best Western Executive Suites Heated Swimming Pool Image Courtesy

They have a heated pool which is incredibly beautiful and worth your time to stretch during those chilly days.

It is free for the resident guests and walk-ins can access the pool at a small fee as shown below.

  • Adults Kes1,000 or $10
  • Child: Kes700 or $7 (Kids below 2years is free)

Location: Riverside Grove, Off Riverside Drive, Nairobi.

Heated Swimming Pool in Karen.

13.) StedMak Hotel and Gardens.

It is located in the suburb areas of the famous and trendy Karen. Priding itself for having floating restaurants and a heated swimming pool all under one roof.

StedMak provides unapparelled experience, to say the least.

These are the Charges at StedMak Hotel and Gardens.

  • Adults Kes1,000 or $10
  • Child: Kes500 or $5 (Kids below 2years is free)

Location: Mukoyeti East Road, Off Langata Road, Next to NPC South Church Karen.

Hotels with Heated swimming pools in Nairobi CBD.

12.) Hilton Hotel.

Swimming pool at Hilton Hotel, Image by Hilton
Swimming pool at Hilton Hotel, Image by Hilton

Well, at the heart of the Nairobi, lays an incredible Hotel which has an incredible rooftop heated swimming pool.

You not only have a clear 360-degree view but also the incredible soaking in the heated pool experience.

Walk-ins can access this enchanting facility pool at a fee as shown below.

  • Adults Kes1,500 or $15
  • Child Kes 800 0r $8

Location: at the junction of Kimanthi and Mama Ngina Street CBD.

To stay more than 1 Day Book Hilton Hotel Here

11.) Laico Regency Hotel.

They have a fairly good swimming pool in Nairobi, which is heated all through the year. The swimming pool is free for the guests. It can be accessed by walk-ins at a fee as shown below.

  • Adult Kes2,000 or $20
  • Child Kes1,500 or $15

Location: It is located at Loita Street in Nairobi CBD.

10.) Sarova Stanley.

They are not open to the public domain. You have to be a member to access their spectacular heated Swimming pool. What about booked in Residents? Yes, they also have full access.

For membership here are the prices.

Membership                  Amount (Kes)

  • Yearly Individual               160,000
  • Half Yearly Individual          85,000
  • Couple Yearly                   200,000
  • Corporate rate individual (Minimum 5 people)   140,000

To stay for more than a Day Book Sarova Stanley Here

9.) Best Western Plus Meridian.

One of the Heated swimming pools at Best Western Plus Meridian Hotel
One of the Heated swimming pools at Best Western Plus Meridian Hotel

Their heated swimming pool is not crowded being ideal for a family. Their rates are quite affordable and the pool is incredibly beautiful compared to their prices.

The booked in guests have access to the pool for free while walk-ins can have the pool for themselves for a fee as shown below.

  • Adult: Kes1,500 or $15
  • Child: Kes750 or $7.5

Location: Muranga Road off Moi Avenue Junction to the Globe roundabout. After 100 meters you will be at the main gate of the Best Western Plus Meridian Hotel.

Book Best Western Plus Meridian Hotel Here.

Hotels with heated pools in Milimani Nairobi.

8.) Radisson Blu Hotel & Residence Nairobi Arboretum.

They have an impeccable heated swimming pool which is not that large but a sizeable satisfying pool.

The swimming pool is accessible for free to the booked in Guests at no extra fees.

They are located in one of the fast-growing Nairobi CBD Upper Hill. Popular with business tourists, the Safari goers are equally welcomed to this new facility in Nairobi Kenya.

To Book Radisson Blu & Residence Nairobi Arboretum.

7.) Kenya Comfort Hotel Suites.

The Heated Swimming pool in Nairobi is an outdoor pool located in the inner court Yard. Enjoy your private warm swim as you enjoy the free wifi or as you sip your favourite juice as you bask in the sun.

The swimming is free for the booked in Guest but Walk-ins can access this impeccable swimming pool at a fee which is shown below.

  • Adult Kes 1,000
  • Child Kes 750

Location: It is located at Milimani, Junction of Ralph Bunche & Jakaya Kikwete Rd.

To stay for more than just a Day, Book Kenya Comfort Suites Here.

6.) Heron Portico Hotel.

They have a heated Swimming pool which is less crowded, not well known and in that matter quite affordable.

The pool is free for the booked in guests but walk-ins can access the heated pool after parting with a small fee as shown below.

  • Adult: Kes1,000 or $10
  • Child: Kes800 or $8

Location: Jakaya Kikwete Road Opposite Provincial Police Headquarters Nairobi, Kenya.

Stay more than a Day? Book Heron Portico Hotel Here.

Hotels with heated pools near JKIA.

5.) Four Points by Sheraton Nairobi Airport.

Four Points by Sheraton Nairobi Airport, Image Waceke
Four Points by Sheraton Nairobi Airport, Image Waceke

This is the kind of Hotel you will be able to enjoy the views of Nairobi National Park from the Tazama Rooftop bar and grill.

It is a 5 minutes’ drive and a 1.9 Kilometers from Jomo Kenyatta International Airport. This new facility offers a heated pool to their booked guests.

The operational hours for the heated pool are from 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM.

Apart from the free heated pool for their guests, they offer complimentary Airport Transfers.

Book Four Points by Sheraton Nairobi Airport

4.) Panari Hotel.

They have an indoor heated swimming pool in Nairobi, which comes with extras of the likes of Sauna.

Being free to the booked in guests. It is also accessible by the walk-ins at a fee as shown below.

  • Adult: Kes1,500
  • Child:

Located 22 minutes’ drive from Jomo Kenyatta International Airport. It is ideal for both business and safari Guests.

Book The Panari Hotel Here.

3.) The Boma Nairobi.

One of the Heated Swimming Pools in Nairobi, Boma Hotel.
One of the Heated Swimming Pools in Nairobi, Boma Hotel.

Perfect hotel for that warm swim just before you catch that flight. Just 17 Minutes drive to the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport.

It is the perfect place to not only swim but also to chill that flight.

The heated pool is free to the booked in guests but also accessed by the walk-ins at an affordable fee as shown below.

  • Adult: Kes1,500 0r $15
  • Child: Kes600 or $6

Location: It is in the southland area of Nairobi. South C lies next to Wilson Airport and close proximity to JKIA.

To stay More than a Day Book Boma Hotel Nairobi Here.

Hotels with Heated Swimming pool at Upper Hill.

2.) Crowne Plaza Hotel.

They are a stone throw distance with Radisson Blu, meaning you have the choices regards to budget and interests.

Crowne Plaza Hotel was the to-go hotel in Upper hill before Radisson blu came in place.

The heated swimming pool is quite enjoyable and long enough to make your long strides.

It is free for booked guests.

To Stay more than a Day Book Crowne Plaza Here.

1.) Tamarind Tree Hotel.

Tamarind Tree Hotel Pool
Tamarind Tree Hotel Pool

It is not in Milimani but next to the iconic Carnivore Restaurant. Their swimming pool is one of a kind and it is only heated on Sundays targeting families within and outside Langata. While at Tamarind you can opt for a GP Karting, check how they charge. It is just nearby.

There are two different prices for you to choose as below.

If you order anything from the Main Menu the price is-:

  • Adult: Kes1,000
  • Child: Kes1,000

If you don’t want their delicious food and only need to swim the price is Double.

  • Adult: Kes2,000
  • Child: Kes2,000

Conclusion.

I would like to urge hotels to embrace the idea of heated swimming pools in Nairobi. It is not only a Selling Point but also guests convenience.

However, if the hotels with the heated pools in Nairobi could extend their closing time. It would be more thrilling at night especially the ones on Top roof.

The view of the backdrop of the City Skyscrapers at night as you soak yourself in the heated Swimming pool. Now that would be incredible!

Did I leave any heated pool in Nairobi, worth mentioning? Let me know on the comment section.

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