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introduction

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Jacaranda Hotel nairobi

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Jacaranda Gym & Spa

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Jacaranda indian ocean Beach Resort

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Lake elementaita Lodge

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Locations

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INTRODUCTION

Jacaranda Hotels acaranda Hotels first ventured into the Kenyan hospitality industry in 1964. The Pizza Garden provided snacks

house 80 more rooms. At the time, it was just after independence and there existed opportunities for growth, hence the need for professionalism.

and beverages for tourists in transit and its popularity brought with it the necessity for a larger

Jacaranda Hotels has changed management

facility with accommodation for discerning patrons.

several times over the years including Alliance Hotels, Quality Inn and Block Hotels. Jacaranda

The many Jacaranda trees on location provided

Hotel in Nairobi was the landmark hotel during

the perfect name which today is synonymous with

Block Hotels’ tenure. In October 2003, this

quality and hospitality.

management contract came to an end and Jacaranda Hotels Kenya was formed.

The 1973 World Bank Conference was held in Nairobi and at the time, the Jacaranda only had

In recent years the industry has experienced many

40 rooms – hardly enough for all the expected

challenges but amid this we have kept true to our

guests and dignitaries. The need for further

ideals and are now ready to officially launch our

expansion arose and two extra wings were built to

new products.

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Jacaranda nairobi et in four acres of beautifully landscaped

wireless capabilities. Personal valets provide a 24

lawns surrounded by lush gardens and

hour room service

jacaranda trees, the Jacaranda Hotel is a landmark of calm and quality.

There is a choice of 125 en-suite rooms suitable for business travellers, leisure travellers, safari groups,

In this serene setting the hotel is situated in the

conference groups, newly-weds, couples and

heart of Westlands just five km from Nairobi

families.

Central Business District. The hotel is adjacent to major businesses and shopping malls, and offers

Other services include:

easy access to the city centre making it ideal and

• Laundry & dry cleaning services

convenient for the business or safari traveller.

• Gift shop

Accommodation

• Fully equipped business centre

The tastefully furnished and cosy rooms are fitted

• Hair salon

with bath showers, a central ceiling fan, direct dial

• Hotspot wireless connectivity

telephone, satellite TV and a workstation area with

• Currency exchange


There are restaurants and bars to enjoy a meal or

coupled with a daily entertainment extravaganza at

a cool drink. The Safaricafe is an airy pavilion style

the famous Pizza Garden.

restaurant, with comfortable wicker chairs and lofty wood panelled ceilings. It is Nairobi’s best-kept

Conference & Business

secret with a choice of mouth watering buffets and

The conference centre facilities can accommodate

Ă  la carte menus.

many business and social gathering needs. The Wariara Conference Center is fully equipped for set-

RESTAURANTS

ups of up to 200 delegates in addition to four other

Enjoy a relaxed sundowner at the elegant and

conference venues.

spacious Safari Bar overlooking the swimming pool surrounded by the beautifully landscaped lawns

The helpful and capable event managers are always

and lush gardens.

considerate and flexible in terms of planning and hosting meetings and events.

Beside the pool is the Gazebo Banda and an extension of carefully manicured grounds with a capacity for over

The business and communication centre provides

400 guests, an ideal site for hosting product launches,

business facilities including wireless connectivity,

cocktail parties, weddings and banquets.

fax, type setting and photocopying services, all handled by a professional secretarial team.

Enjoy a scrumptious assortment of pizzas, freshly prepared and cooked in the wood fire clay-oven,

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jacaranda Gym & Spa he new Gym & Spa is fabulous. Located in a custom made new building adjacent to the Jacaranda Hotel it is

The tastefully organised 80 seat garden area is the perfect spot for light meals and drinks for the health conscious.

surrounded by a luxurious pool and beautiful, well-tended gardens.

The gym The gym features the 2010 edition LifeFitness

THe spa

equipment and highly skilled professional instructors

The Spa at Jacaranda perfectly fits the definition of

guaranteed to help meet fitness goals, whether they

a spa – an entity devoted to enhancing overall well-

are total fitness, controlled weight loss, body toning

being through a variety of professional services that

or any other special need.

encourage the renewal of mind, body and spirit. Before or after a workout – or, in fact, at any Experience personalised and professional

time – take a dip in the new 22 x 8 metre heated

treatments designed for head to toe sensory revival;

swimming pool and laze around on the 40 sun

cultivate your strength and vitality and create a

beds on the well appointed pool deck overlooking

healthier more balanced lifestyle.

the gardens.

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Paradise


Indian Ocean Beach Resort ake dreams come true at the Indian Ocean Beach Resort. Located on

The main reception has an antique chandelier given to the Sultan by British traders for landing rights.

pristine white sandy beach, amid swaying coconut palm groves and magnificent old

Accommodation

stoic baobabs, the resort offers a perfect setting for

The 100 white washed, makuti roofed village styled

a relaxed and tranquil holiday.

club rooms all have individual balconies, with some offering a spectacular view of the beach bordering the

HISTORY

warm turquoise water of the Indian Ocean.

The Indian Ocean Beach Resort was opened in 1992. It is an exclusive, luxury resort built on the

All rooms are tastefully furnished with locally

site of a 16th century mosque.

hand carved furniture, ensuite bathrooms, mini bar, direct dial telephone, air conditioning, a

The Kenyan coast was once ruled by the rich

central ceiling fan and are continually refreshed with

Sultans of Zanzibar, hence the architecture is Arabic

necessary amenities to provide guests with comfort

and a lot of antiques from the Sultan’s Palace have

and convenience. The personal valets provide 24

been used as dĂŠcor.

hour room service.


Enjoy warm hospitality and superb cuisine

their stay, from the free flowing swimming pool

from a superb range of restaurants, in a relaxed

– with great view of the Indian Ocean – to three

atmosphere with a professional and friendly service.

plunge pools spread around the property.

A lavish buffet breakfast and table d’hote dinners

LEISURE

are served at Spices Restaurant. The new Bahari

Watersports on offer include catamaran, pedalo,

Cove Restaurant, moored on the Southern shore

boogie board, windsurfing, deep sea fishing trips

of the hotel, offers excellent seafood, under the

and scuba diving, while outdoor and indoor

full-moon and the magical African sky.

activities include volley ball, croquet, bird watching, and golfing at the nearby golf course.

Enjoy creating cocktails at the Sultan’s Lounge or a cool sundowner at the Dhow Bar and

Conference

electrifying moments at the Coconut Willys. The

A comprehensive range of facilities are managed

Jungle Village Restaurant entices with a range of

in a one stop convention centre with a modern

evening entertainment from traditional folk dances,

business centre, a fully equipped, air conditioned

acrobats, magical shows and of course dancing

conference hall with capacity for 200 delegates

under the stars to the pulsating beat.

and 300 cocktail reception guests. The centre’s experienced and dedicated event managers will

There is a daily entertainment and sports programme to keep everyone busy throughout

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ensure the success of all meetings and events.


Luxury Jacaranda IndIan ocean BeacH resort

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Lake Elementaita Lodge hey say nature has a way of revitalising and bringing out the best in people. Those who have experienced the tranquillity and surroundings at Lake

and a private bath/shower. The balcony contains an individual seating area with a view of the lush flowered gardens. Valets provide 24 hour room service for those seeking a relaxing stay in the

Elementaita Lodge will undoubtedly agree.

privacy of their rooms.

Set on over 100 acres, the Lake Elementaita Lodge

OUTDOOR EVENTS

resides among vast landscaped gardens with

The lodge is famous for hosting cultural and

a breathtaking view of the lake. The lodge still

religious events, weddings and sporting activities.

maintains the features and atmosphere of the early

It is a perfect setting for hosting team building

colonial home, Kekopey Ranch, originally built by a

activities as well.

white settler, Lord Galbraith Cole in 1916. Visitors to the lodge get a chance to experience

AccOMMODATION

nature walks and also get to view more than 500

The lodge has 33 tastefully furnished twin and

species of birds. There is also an ostrich farm within

double rooms. Each of the rooms has a fireplace

walking distance of the lodge.


In addition, horse riding, balloon safaris and

Lord Cole. With a variety of Ă  la carte to buffet

game-drives to the Nakuru National park can be

menus excellent service is guaranteed in all the

organised by the lodge’s guest relations officer.

restaurants and bars.

RESTaurant & BAR

There is also an extended terrace area with a

Enjoy warm hospitality with both traditional and

panoramic view of Lake Elementaita. This is a

international cuisine from the main restaurant,

perfect spot to watch the sunset while enjoying cocktails from the Lord Cole Bar.

CONFERENCE The lodge offers a perfect setting for conferences in a relaxed country atmosphere. The conference room is fully equipped to meet the needs of the most discerning conference groups and is able to accommodate 50 people in configurations to suit every need. A secretariat and conference amenities are available on request.

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Jacaranda LOCATIONS

Kenya LAKE ELEMENTAITA LODGE

Africa

including Jacaranda Gym & Spa

KENYA

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JACARANDA HOTEL NAIROBI

JACARANDA INDIAN OCEAN BEACH RESORT


CONTACT US

CONTACT US Jacaranda Hotels Kenya Head Office & Central Reservations: Waiyaki Way, P.O. Box 14287 – 00800 Nairobi, Kenya Tel: 254 – 020 – 444 8713/4/5/6/7 Fax: 254 – 020 – 444 5818/6159/8977 Mobile: 254 – 0722 205 486/7, 0733 60161/4 Email: cro@jacarandahotels.com Email: sales-jhgroup@africaonline.co.ke

Jacaranda Hotel Nairobi P.O. Box 14827-00800 Nairobi, Kenya Tel: 254-2-4448713/4 Fax: 254-2-44446159/4448977 Email: jacarandahotel@africanonline.co.ke Email: infojh@jacarandahotels.com

Jacaranda Gym & Spa P.O. Box 14827-00800 Nairobi, Kenya Tel: 254-2-4448713/4/5/6/7 Fax: 254-2-44446159/4448977 Email: jacarandahotel@africanonline.co.ke

Jacaranda Indian Ocean Beach Resort P.O. Box 73 – 80400 Ukunda, Diani Beach – Kenya Tel: 254-040 3203730 Fax: 254-040-3203557 Mobil: 254-0721 672111, 0734 600922 Email: infoiobc@africaonline.co.ke

Lake Elementaita Lodge P.O. Box 66 Gilgil Tel: (+254-050) 50836/50648 Fax: (+254-050) 50836 Email: sales-jhgroup@africaonline.co.ke Lodge: lakeelmentaitalodge@africaonline.co.ke

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