Words by: Victoria Taylor
Hemingways Collection, a renowned family-owned group of five-star luxury hotels in Kenya, has announced its newest addition to their portfolio: Eden Nairobi. Fodor’s Finest Hotels winner, Eden Nairobi, is a boutique hotel situated on the outskirts of the Giraffe Sanctuary forest, nestled on a four-acre plot that immediately transports guests into a peaceful yet wildly enchanting escape from the city. The tranquil hotel is located in the leafy suburb of Karen and offers guests an urban sanctuary, living gallery, and luxury hotel experience that connects them to the African experience from the moment they arrive.
Originally designed and built by artists Tonio and Anna Trzebinski as a family home, the nine-bedroom property is one of the most unique getaways in Africa, boasting the Trzebinski family’s extensive private collection of contemporary artworks and one-of-a-kind artifacts. The property was renamed Hemingways Eden, joining Hemingways Nairobi, Ol Seki Hemingways Mara, and Hemingways Watamu in the Hemingways Collection on 1 December 2022.
Anna Trzebinski’s signature style of layering textures and mediums with experiences is showcased in every corner of Eden Nairobi, and the property will continue to serve as a hub for art and culture. Guests will have the opportunity to immerse themselves in Kenyan culture and contemporary Nairobi in a unique way, all while indulging in their creative side.
The accommodation is perfect for families and small groups, offering open plan drawing and dining rooms in both the Main House and Studio, with the option to hire the house exclusively. Dining takes place at The Deck, providing stunning views of the small lake and neighbouring forest, and offering the perfect place for a cup of coffee, a sundowner, or an authentic Kenyan dinner with friends.
With stunning artworks in each bedroom and exceptional dining experiences overlooking the small lake and neighbouring forest, Hemingways Eden truly embodies luxury, authenticity, and one-of-a-kind experiences. As part of the Hemingways Collection, this property offers a unique and unforgettable African adventure for discerning travellers. You will certainly experience the best of African culture and contemporary Nairobi at here.
Book your stay at Hemingways Eden Nairobi now.
Rooms at Hemingways Eden start from USD $675.
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