Rainbow Ruiru Resort, a Luxurious 5 Star Hotel in Ruiru, Kiambu County

The Rainbow Ruiru Resort is a luxury 5 star hotel situated opposite Ruiru Town along the Nairobi-Thika super highway, only 500 M from Eastern by-pass.

Although its location may seem to be in a remote area, it takes 20 minutes only to drive from Nairobi City. It’s this location that provides its visitors with the serenity and the ambience for personal and business pleasure.


The Rainbow Ruiru Resort has its interior design resemble a royal yacht while its lobby features beautifully hand-carved wood which enhances your experience during your stay. According to its owner, Julius Kamau, it took 15 years to construct the state of the art hotel at an estimated cost of Sh.2 billion.


Facilities at Rainbow Ruiru Resort

The 11 floor resort hotel has 130 spacious Deluxe and Executive rooms, 12 fully furnished apartment services, a pent house and a business centre. Other amenities you will get in the hotel include a restaurant, a cocktail bar, sauna, Jacuzzi, swimming pool and a gym.

Rainbow ruiru resort
Rainbow Ruiru Resort  – image: safarinow


It has a helipad on the 11th floor and one can see Mount KilimaMbogo at a close distance. This gives one a very good view and an illusion as if the mountain is getting closer as you watch it from the rooftop. It has an on-site indoor parking for secure and comfortable parking space.

The luxurious hotel has a 300 bed capacity with a variety of rooms to choose from: Deluxe, Superior, Executive, and Executive Suites with a check out time at 10PM following day. They range between Sh.5500 for a single deluxe room to Sh.12500 for a double Executive Suite that has a lounge, a kitchen, a dining room, a bedroom and a marble bathroom with bluetooth bathroom mirrors. If you have children aged between 5 to 15 years, you can share a room and only pay for them 50 % of the adult rate, or pay 75 % of the adult rate for an exclusive room.

Rainbow Ruiru Resort conference and seminar facilities

The Rainbow hotel in Ruiru, offers quiet and comfortable conference and seminar facilities, the 12 conference room are designed to accommodate group meetings to intimate gatherings for both social and corporate events. They are well equipped will complimentary internet, with a full audio/visual system. The hotel charges Sh2800 per person inclusive of a snack, tea, and mineral water at 10PM and 4PM; a four course buffet lunch, with soda and water/juice; a flipchart board; a writing pad; and a pen.

The Rainbow Ruiru Resort also offers airport pick up and taxi services and one can arrange for either a one way or two way pick up and tourists visiting Kenya can be flown from the Kenyan airports by the hotel own choppers direct to the hotel’s helipad.

The hotel is located 28KM from Fourteen Falls where you can go for an excursion at reasonable fee and participate in diving, bird watching, nature trail, canoeing, and team building.

Rainbow Ruiru Resort is well situated in the outskirts of Nairobi, to lure visitors who seek a quiet environment with world class facilities not far away from the city.

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