A refurbished colonial gem among tropical grounds, this boutique hotel is set in Nairobi’s Diplomatic District. It features 2 outdoor pools, free access to the nearby casino and 24-hour gym. Bright rooms at Southern Sun Mayfair Nairobi are equipped with local wooden furnishings and back-friendly mattresses. Each is equipped with satellite TV channels and some open out onto a patio among lush plants and flowers. Guests can choose different dining options. The on-site Oasis Restaurant serves dishes prepared in live cooking stations with fresh and local produce. Golden Spur Steak Ranch is a family venue offering steaks and burgers. Racquetball and golf facilities are also available nearby the Southern Sun. The staff at the hotel can help plan visits to Nairobi National Park and Sheldrick Elephant Orphanage, or Masai Mara Safaris.