This is a list of heated swimming pools in Nairobi. Swimming is an exciting sport that is loved by many. It can also be a fun way of exercising. Despite being an exciting sport, many people shiver at the thought of getting into close contact with cold water.
Well, you still can have much-needed fun on a chilly day, thanks to the Nairobi hotels and recreational parks that have embraced the idea of heated swimming pools.
Here is a list of heated swimming pools in Nairobi
1. Villa Rosa Kempinski
Villa Rosa Kempinski is a 5-star hotel that offers the chance of relaxing in a heated outdoor swimming pool. The pool is heated to a consistently perfect temperature for you to exercise and unwind after a long day of work.
Location: Chiromo Road.
Contact: 0703 049 000.
2. Tamarind Tree Hotel
The hotel boasts a heated 20-metre outdoor pool as well as an adjoining children’s pool. At the hotel, soak up the rays on a sun lounge while enjoying a cocktail or enjoy complete privacy in one of the luxurious private pool tents.
Location: Lang’ata Road, Lang’ata.
Contacts: 0709 240 000, 0730 865 000.
3. Sankara Nairobi
Sankara Nairobi’s rooftop with a heated outdoor lap pool is an oasis of relaxation. Enjoy a refreshing morning, swim, unwind after a busy day at work or toast the sunset by the poolside after a sun-drenched Nairobi afternoon.
Location: Woodvale Grove, Westlands.
Contact: 0703 028 000.
4. GMC Place Kitengela
GMC Place is a fun-filled facility with an oasis blue sky swimming pool, a brand new swimming pool which is designed with families in mind. The half Olympic size pool is heated and has convenient basins both for children and adults.
Contact: 0701 560 560.
5. Stedmak Hotel & Garden
The hotel has a heated swimming pool that enables you to swim even on gloomy days. They also offer swimming lessons for adults and children, poolside parties, classes and activities.
Location: Mokoyeti Road E, Karen.
Contact: 0705 734 780.
6. Panari Hotel
Panari Hotel offers five-star, luxurious and comfortable space to relax, unwind and rejuvenate in an ideal location that is 10 minutes away from JKIA. The hotel has a state-of-the-art indoor heated swimming pool.
Location: Mombasa Road.
Contact: 0711 091 000.
7. Four Points by Sheraton
It is a modern 4-star hotel in the upscale Nairobi neighbourhood. It offers exceptional hospitality and comfort, with a heated swimming pool that is open Monday to Sunday from 6:00 am to 6:00 pm.
Contacts: 0719 078 000, 0722 292 700.
8. Verona Hotel
Verona Hotel is a modern state-of-the-art facility nestled on the fourth floor of the Spur Mall, along Thika Road in Ruiru. It has an outdoor swimming pool that is heated during cold seasons.
Contacts: 0798 926 087, 0710 240 240.
9. Palacina The Residence & The Suites
Palacina has the largest heated indoor swimming pool in Nairobi. It also has an outdoor pool that is only open to residents and guests therefore you are assured of a peaceful environment.
Location: State House Area, Kitale Lane, Off Dennis Pritt Road.
Contacts: 0733 777 173, 0720 493 747.
10. Executive Residency by Best Western
The fitness arena at the rooftop of the apartment is the complete personal health and well-being venue with a fitness centre and an indoor heated swimming pool.
Location: Riverside Grove, Off Riverside Drive.
Contact: 0797 024 496.
11. 2.5.4 Ole Sereni Airport Hotel
It is among the leading hotels in Nairobi for business and leisure travellers, events, conferences and weddings, with stunning views of the Nairobi National Park. It has a heated swimming pool where you can unwind on a chilly day.
Contact: 0732 191 000.
12. Magna Hotel & Suites
An oasis in the city, the lucent water of the hotel’s swimming pool brings together the iconic African skyline, allowing guests to simply choose to relax in one of the loungers at the side. The pool is heated to extra comfort.
Location: Gigiri, United Nations Crescent.
Contact: 020 513 8000.