Crowne Plaza Nairobi Airport Hotel was crowned as Africa’s overall best luxury hotel during the 2022 World Luxury Hotel Awards held on Monday, October 24.
The hotel, which is a 3-minute drive away from Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (JKIA) terminals, emerged top beating 644 other entrants across the continent.
The hotel was picked for its tranquility and state-of-the-art facilities that attract visitors, especially those arriving in the country from JKIA.
Speaking after receiving the news, the Crowne Plaza Nairobi Airport hotel’s General Manager, Barnabas Wamoto, stated that it was heart-warming to receive the award after a rigorous voting exercise.
“Considering the ratings and votes are based on our guests and industry players’ personal experiences at our facility, this award further recognizes Crowne Plaza Nairobi Airport’s efforts to provide a unique luxury Kenyan Airport hotel experience to our local and international guests.
“I applaud our fantastic team at Crowne Plaza Nairobi Airport for this fantastic achievement,” Wamoto stated.
The hotel received the recognition after 300,000 international travelers voted during a four-week period to select the winner.
During the voting period, the hotel showcased its unique selling point and features that impressed voters across the globe, emerging as the best Airport hotel in Africa.
“There are a million ways to say thank you, and we mean every single one. Thanks for making us the Best Luxury Airport Hotel on the African Continent for the 2022 World Luxury Hotel Awards. You’ve always believed in us, and we appreciate you,” the hotel wrote while appreciating its customers on Tuesday, October 25.
It is an upscale full-service hotel conveniently located a 3-minute drive from JKIA. Crowne Plaza Nairobi Airport features 144 soundproof rooms, which are fully furnished to fit customers’ preferences.
The hotel has a bar and rooftop pool offering visitors a view of the Nairobi National Park. The facility is also fitted with a spa and 24-hour gym.
It also serves different cuisines and cocktails catering for the demands of its customers.
Crowne Plaza Nairobi Airport further offers shuttle services to and from JKIA terminals allowing customers to catch their flights on time.