Nairobi Shopping Malls

Nairobi Shopping Malls

Sarit Centre

Lower Kabete Road, Westlands

3 km (1.5 mi) from Amani Gardens

Uchumi Supermarket, Cinema,  Textbook Centre, Forex, Barclays, ATM’s, LG, Sony, Safaricom, Bata, Levi’s, ToyWorld, Monty’s Imported American Foods, Healthy U Healthfoods, Java House, Food Court



Ngong Road, Lavington

7 km (4 mi) from Amani Gardens

Nakumatt Superstore, Cinema,  Textbook Centre, Forex, ATM’s, Standard Charter, Kitengala Glass, Apple Reseller, Sony, Bonk T-shirts, Safaricom, Mr. Price, Woolworth, Frozen Yoghurt, Subway, KFC, Art Caffe, Java House, Mediteraneo & many specialty stores


Village Market

Limuru Road, Gigiri

11 km (7 mi) from Amani Gardens

Nakumatt Superstore, Cinema,  Textbook Centre, Forex, ATM’s, Standard Charter, Safaricom, Mr. Price, Woolworth, many specialty stores, Frozen Yoghurt, many restaurants and a food court


ABC Place

Waiyaki Way, Westlands

1.5 km (1 mi) from Amani Gardens

Chandarana Supermarket, Zucchini Green Grocer, Guilani’s Butcher and American Imports, Java House, ATM’s


This is the closest and easiest to get to mall near Amani Gardens. It’s not very big.


Yaya Centre

Argwings Kodhek Rd, Kilimani

7 km (4 mi) from Amani Gardens

Chandarana Supermarket, Zuchini Green Grocer, A great book store, Java House, ATM’s



Langata Rd, Karen

15 km (9 mi) from Amani Gardens

Nakumatt Superstore, many specialty shops, food court, Java House, ATM’s


This is near Nairobi National Park, Giraffe Center and the Elephant Orphanage

Nairobi Airports

Nairobi Airports

JKIA is the main international airport located 37 km (23 mi) southeast of Amani Gardens off Mombasa Road. It’s named after Jomo Kenyatta, Kenya's first president and prime minister.


The time it takes to get to JKIA varies depending on the time of day.


Flight Leaving                 Leave Amani Gardens at

11:55 pm         8:00 pm

10:35 pm        7:00 pm

  5:30 am        3:00 am



*Please consult your taxi driver ahead of time to find out about the traffic situation to the airport. During rush hour times it’s possible it could take you 3 hours or more.


+254 (0)20 822111


Wilson Airport is a regional airport serving mostly local tourist and humanitarian flights. It’s located 10 km (6 mi) south of Amani Gardens off Langata Road. Many flights to safari destinations take off from here.


The airport was established in 1933 and was used by Imperial Airways Empire air mail services from the United Kingdom via Egypt and continuing in stages to South Africa.

+254 (0)20 603260

Nairobi Health Care

Nairobi Health Care

Hospitals in Nairobi, Emergency Care


Medanta AfriCare Waiyaki Way, Westlands 

    +254 (0)703 133 985

  • Emergency Room
  • Good facilities
  • Medanta is the closest hospital to Amani Gardens. It’s a 5 minute walk. From our gate take a right and go to the corner of Waiyaki Way and Church Road. It’s on the corner. Enter from Waiyaki Way.

Aga Khan (Parklands) 020 - 3662000

  • Emergency Room
  • Good facilities

Nairobi Hospital (Valley Rd) 

   020 2722160, 020 2714400, 020 2714409

  • Emergency Room
  • Good facilities

Gertrude’s Children’s Hospital (Muthaiga) 

    020 3763474-7, 020 3760130-7, 020 3764097

  • Children’s hospital
  • Lavington branch
  • Very good care for children

MP Shah (Parklands Rd) 020 - 3742763-7

  • Doctor’s plaza, Lab, radiology services
  • Same day procedures
  • Limited in-patient procedures

Taxi Services

We recommend you use our friends Just Connections when you need a taxi. 

We have worked with them for 20+ years and have always found them to be reliable. 

We have fixed rates with them and there’s no need to negotiate. Beware of price gauging of other taxis in Nairobi, especially when they see tourists.

We advise that you take their number and use them wherever you need a taxi from. +254 (0)722 704 549