Tourism in Kenya is the 2nd largest source of foreign exchange revenue after agriculture. The Kenya Tourism Board maintains information pertaining to tourism.
Kenya is one of the most beautiful countries in Africa, showcasing one of the most unique destinations in the world, she is vast with tourist attractions that leave the world eager to come again.
With this kind of attention, hotels from all over the world have made their way here and opened/ launched chains which have grown the sector, attracting even more tourists.
These chains are of four and five star quality, ranking the tourism industry in Kenya one of the most luxurious.
Below is a list of FIVE- star hotels that are not only regarded as lavish in Kenya, but all over the world;
- Kempinski Villa Rosa
The European five star hotel offers the perfect fusion of European luxury and Kenyan hospitality. It is positioned between the city and countryside. The hotel is a unique destination where guests can spend time relaxing or working. The hotel had a portfolio of 74 five-star hotels in 32 countries as of 2013, and continues to add new properties in Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Asia. With luxury holiday resorts, business and Spa hotels around the world, every Kempinski Hotel is unique, designed for guests who value five star holidays and luxury getaways.
- Radisson Blu
Iconic, stylish and sophisticated, Radisson Blu creates excitingly individual hotels for individual minds. It features 380 unique hotels, open or coming soon, in the world’s most desirable destinations: dynamic major cities, nearby airport gateways and in the most sought after leisure hotspots.
Kenya boasts of being one of the African countries graced by the fabulous hotel.
Ernest Hemingway. One of the most iconic names in literary history conjures a richness of living, evokes a timeless sense of adventure. Hemingway was drawn to the most inspiring destinations on earth. In dedication to his adventurous life, the Hemingways hotel chain was built in every destination he visited. Kenya is graced by one of the most lavish destinations in the world.
- Best Western
Best Western began in the years following World War II. Being one of the best resorts of its time, it had over 600 chains of motels by 1963. Now it is one of the most luxurious hotels in the world with a track record that is unbeatable.
It set it sites here in Kenya eventually. Situated in a prime location, along Riverside drive, the Executive Residency by Best Western Nairobi offers an upscale, serene place to call your home. Discover these luxurious and fully furnished apartments while you are on your business trip, relocating or travelling with family and friends.
InterContinental Hotels & Resorts has been pioneering travel across the globe for over 70 years now, being the world’s first international luxury hotel brand. The hotel chain has tapped into every continent, and in Africa, Kenya is one of the few countries which attracted the legendary brand. The hotel boasts of rich culture and heritage as well as prolific amenities.