It’s that time of year when families gather together, champagne bottles popped, turkeys or in other cases goats are roasted and everyone is open to overindulging. For those of you who haven’t already packed your bags for a trip out of town, chances are you will be in Nairobi and its environs over the festive season. So here are some great Xmas deals you can enjoy.
Colourful Festivities at Park Inn By Radisson
Live-Inn will be offering a Christmas themed Sunday brunch on Christmas Eve, combined with live band entertainment, and fun activities for the little ones for Ksh. 3,200 for adults and Ksh. 1600 for children between 6-11 years. The Attic Rooftop Bar and Restaurant will be providing shawarma specials at Ksh. 800 per serving, discounts on beers and cocktails and the DJ promises to keep you up on your feet all night. A special three course Christmas brunch menu awaits you on Christmas day for Ksh. 3,500 per person and an extended happy hour at the Attic from 3 pm -7 pm.
Share Love, Joy & Food at Intercontinental Hotel Nairobi
On Christmas Eve, dig into the afternoon Christmas brunch buffet from 12pm to 6pm at the Terrace and Pool Deck restaurants and sink your teeth into juicy pieces of Nyama Choma among other local and international dishes for Ksh. 3650 per person. Makuti Bar will on Christmas Eve offer Christmas cocktails, beer bucket and you can also make your own barbeque platter for Ksh.2650 per person. A grand Christmas feast will then follow on Christmas day including activities for the kids such as a magic show, face painting, jumping castles, free swimming and lots of goodies from Santa for Ksh. 5,950 per person. Have fun as you make your own barbeque platter at Makuti Bar on Christmas day for Ksh.1500 per person.
Christmas By The Park at Ole Sereni
Usher in Christmas at Big Five’s choma night Christmas Eve feast accompanied by soothing tunes from the salsa band for Ksh. 4950 per person or enjoy Eagles Steak House tailored five course Christmas Eve menu in an intimate setting for Ksh. 5500. Make your Christmas Day memorable and experience Rhumba by the park, featuring a game drive, a sun downer and bitings at the Nairobi National Park from 2:30pm to 6:30pm for Kshs. 8,000 per person for citizens, Ksh. 10,000 for residents and Ksh. 14,000 for nonresidents. At the Big five, a carved gala lunch will be prepared for you on Xmas day for Ksh. 6500 per person and at Eagles, a four course Christmas lunch and dinner is also set for Ksh. 5500 per person.
Merry Little Christmas at Four Points JKIA
Experience the newly opened Tazama restaurant at Four Points JKIA this Christmas and sample on traditional roasts, trimmings, a Christmas brunch with African barbeque and mezze for Ksh. 5,000 per person inclusive of pool access.
Festive Set Menus at Ibis Styles
From traditional roast turkey to tantalizing lamb chops, Utamu restaurant at Ibis Styles Hotel has crafted a creative menu for Christmas, Boxing day with the climax being the New year’s Eve party at the rooftop. All the three course dinners cost Ksh. 3000 per person.
Buffet Treat at Zen Garden
Jade Coffee & Tea House at Zen Garden will be treating you to a Christmas buffet accompanied with Live Jazz on the terrace. Children activities lined up include: Face painting, bouncy castle, balloons, Xmas treats, milkshakes and fun a kids menu! From their lavish burger bar, live turkey carving, startopped minced pies to mint & orange flavoured cupcakes; they will have a wide variety of dishes to enjoy for Ksh. 4000 per person. Bamboo Oriental Restaurant will also be open for those who want to indulge in their a la carte menu.
Tranquil Christmas at Tamambo Karen
Bask in the garden and delight in Tamambo’s exquisite continental cuisine including a variety of fresh seafood options, steaks and turkey with stuffing and trimmings for Ksh. 3950 per person and Ksh. 1950 for kids for early bird bookings.
Special Treats at Seven Seafood & Grill
Indulge in mulled wine martinis and a three course Christmas menu for Ksh. 4000 per person at Seven. Be sure to also take advantage of their all day happy hour on 24th and 31st December and sip on their festive cocktails and drinks.