Long layover at Nairobi airport (NBO) or in nearby hotels

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Possibility to spend the night at Nairobi airport (NBO), if open 24 hours. Services available, places to rest (free resting zones), or look for the list of nearby hotels and vip lounges.

Layover guide. Sleeping facilities in the public zone or boarding area

Spending the night at the airport
Nairobi airport has been recently rebuilt, but there are not many facilities for resting.
Where to rest: It is recommended to have blankets or a sleeping bag, in case you have to sleep on the floor. Another option is to use one the airport's VIP lounges, where you can access more amenities and privacy. Some of them are open 24 hours a day, but keep in mind that the maximum stay is 3 hours. As for hotels, different alternatives are available in the surroundings.
Baggage: The information desks offer left luggage services.
Eating and drinking: Eateries at the airport close at night.
Restrooms: There are showers only inside the VIP lounges.
Wi-Fi: Free for 15 minutes.

Booking accommodation


Nearby Hotels

There are no hotels inside the airport. Some of the nearest accommodations are: Airport View Plaza Hotel (Tel +254 738 510 802), Nairobi Airport Hotel (Tel +254 789 300 000), Winstonia Hotel (Tel +254 720 906 685), Seasons Airport Hotel (Tel +254 718 250 890), Emerald Homestay (Tel +254 724 557 719), Opal Homestay (Tel +254 722 422 632), The Pebble Hotel (Tel +254 729 549 919), Nairobi Airport Resthouse (Tel +254 722 171 482), Airport Landing Hotel (Tel +254 710 777 888), La Palms Hotel (Tel +254 707 993 542).

Latest updates: May 19, 2019

  Scoring of Nairobi airport

Overall Scoring:
Scoring in Stay Overnite at The Airport (sleeping conditions):
VIP Lounge Pass