Ongata rongai is a town in kajiado county, Kenya. The town, situated 17 kilometres south of Nairobi central busines district and East of the Ngong hills, lies 1,731 metres above the sea level. It is the 11th largest urban centre by population in kenya.
Rongai or simply Ronga is a populated town with an approximate population of 175,000 people. Despite being in the news recently due to a spate of robberies and break-ins, Rongai is considered to be one of the most beautiful and serene urban centres with the best hotels in Kenya.
These are the top ten hotels found in Rongai;
1. ASYNA GARDENS
This is a family friendly alcohol and smoking free resort located in Nkoroi-Ongata Rongai. It offers restaurant services, accomodation, swimming, conferencing and car wash facilities.
Asyna gardens provides a serene atmosphere to help the clients meet their comfort. The beautiful spacious garden 0ffer perfect destination for team building activities that enables you to reflect, recharge and refocus.
The 25 million ultramodern swimming pool is ideal for both adults and kids. The place is definitely one of the best in Rongai.
2. THE SMITH HOTEL
The Smith hotel also known as a gem within Nairobi metropolis is an ultra mordern hotel shielded away from the noise of the big city and is an elegant home like hotel surrounded by lush, posh gardens which offers great hospitality.The hotel offers a superb atmosphere for business and leisure, family time and good quality food,tranquality and youthful yet tamed exuberance. It has a well maintained swimming pool and gym. The rates for accomodation ranges between usd.60 to usd 95
3. OSOITA LODGE
Osoita lodge is located on the outskirts of nairobi, just adjacent to the nairobi national park, and boasts of authentic and traditional furniture, palm roofing, relaxed syle of bar dining, wide doors opening to a spacious terrace where guests can enjoy an explosive blend of cuisines including indian, continental and traditional barbecues that matches the superb architecture. At the manyatta like bar, guests can sample the classic and contemporary cocktails or treat themselves to fine malts, distilled vodkas, drink soft drinks and fresh juice.
4. OLLARO HOTEL
This is another superb and sister hotel to The smith hotel. Ollaro hotel is a thrilling facility located on the edges of the nairobi national park with breathtaking architecture with good views and food.
It boasts of a clean and well mantained swimming pool and posh gardens and amazing setup. some of the amenities are Award-winning restaurant Spa & indoor pool,Fitness center & personal training ,Meeting facilities,Concierge services,Complimentary Wi-Fi,Private balcony rooms,Sweeping city views,Fine art collection,Complimentary bottled water and Pet-friendly accommodation.
5. MASAI LODGE HOTEL
The Masai lodge is a beautiful but a unique lodge situated at the banks of Mbagathi River overlooking the Nairobi National Park with a breathtaking views of the Park, Ngong Hills and the Nairobi City Skyline. It has been in existence for over 40 years with unmatched hospitality excellence in the wilderness away and within close proximity of the CBD.
They specializes in Serving local and international cuisines and most popular in serving traditional well marinated Nyama Choma. The restaurants offer different opportunities to indulge your every taste; Vegetables, fruits, kiddie menu and many more prepared and presented by their culinary experts.
Located at the banks of Mbagathi River, the bars stock a wide variety of premium world class aged wine, whisky, beers, cocktails both of local and international origins, served by professional bartenders and mixologists.
6. GAME VIEW HOTELS
Game View Hotel is located in the outskirts of ongata rongai, overlooking the Nairobi National Park and close to major landmarks.Game View Hotel – is an oasis of tranquility and serenity where they blend Hospitality with creativity to ensure consistent delivery of high quality service.The hotel features rooms with fine wood finish, fitted with ornate lampshades, worktables and chairs, wall decor, wardrobes, en-suite bathrooms with bathtubs, and flat-screen TVs with satellite reception. The living rooms are fitted with dining sets, sofas, center tables, open kitchens, and balconies
Game View Hotel houses an onsite conference facilities, bar and restaurant which serves both Local dishes and International Cuisines made by chefs using the finest ingredients from fresh sources. Its simply a Paradise.
Game view Paradise Club will entertain the children with a myriad of fun-filled activities while you slip away for some alone-time.
7. LELESHWA GETAWAY
Leleshwa getaway is a small intimate getaway, perched on a cliff overlooking Nairobi national park offering guests all the rewards of what is undoubtedly one of the best and stylish locations in the metropolis. They cater for personalized groups from families and honeymooners alike. It’s one idly landscape dotted with acacia trees and rocky river gorges. The house nestles amongst a grove of acacia trees, affording unrivalled views of Nairobi national park.
Leleshwa Getaway offers Accomodation,Meals,Swimming,Kids Activities,Camping,Drinks an Bonfire at night.
It is also ideal for hosting Birthday Parties,Baby Showers,Wedding Ceremonies,Engagement Parties and Ruracio.At Leleshwa getaway they show value, create an experience and always strive to exceed customers expectations.
8. SIRON PLACE HOTEL
Siron place hotel is located in the heart of rongai. it is a perfect place for your stay and they ensure your stay is a memorable one. With various room styles available, Siron Place Hotel caters to solo travelers, couples, and corporate guests for both short visits and extended stays. The Siron delivers exceptional boutique accommodation for your stay in Nairobi.
With food and drink available 24 hours a day, The hotel offers places to gather when it works best for you. Take a seat at one of their lively bars, dine at a restaurant with regionally inspired, seasonal menus, or grab a snack anytime at our coffee shop.
The place has very clean rooms,with roof top swimming pool,children play area. It is right located at the highway in Rongai,i would say good for family.
9. STEADMAK SUITES
With a stay at Stedmak Suites in Ongata Rongai, you’ll be a 4-minute drive from Nairobi National Park and 9 minutes from Galleria Shopping Mall. This hotel is 4.8 mi (7.7 km) from Giraffe Centre and 9 mi (14.5 km) from The Hub Karen.
Stay in one of 30 guestrooms featuring flat-screen televisions. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and satellite programming is available for your entertainment. Bathrooms have showers and complimentary toiletries. Conveniences include safes and desks, and housekeeping is provided daily.
Take in the views from a terrace and a garden and make use of amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access. This hotel also features babysitting/childcare (surcharge) and a picnic area.
Enjoy a meal at the restaurant, or stay in and take advantage of the hotel’s 24-hour room service. Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at the bar/lounge. A complimentary cooked-to-order breakfast is served daily from 7 AM to 10 AM.
Featured amenities include complimentary newspapers in the lobby, dry cleaning/laundry services, and a 24-hour front desk. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge (available 24 hours), and free self parking is available onsite.
10. ENKELESHE HOTEL
3-star hotel with nightclub and rooftop terrace Is located in tuala, Ongata rongai.
A restaurant, a nightclub, and a rooftop terrace are available at this smoke-free hotel. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, concierge services, dry cleaning, and a 24-hour front desk are onsite.
Hotel Enkeleshe offers 34 accommodation rooms with complimentary newspapers and complimentary bottled water. Beds feature premium bedding. Flat-screen televisions come with premium digital channels.
Bathrooms include showers and complimentary toiletries. This Tuala hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is offered daily and hair dryers can be requested