The Heron Portico


Jakaya Kikwete Road, Nairobi, Kenya

ExcellentBased on 383 reviews


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Reviews for The Heron Portico

ExcellentBased on 383 reviews
Rating Summary
  • Cleanliness8.3
  • Comfort8.3
  • Facilities10.0
  • Food10.0
  • Location8.4
  • Room quality8.5
  • Services8.0
  • Staff8.8
  • Value for money8.0
Who stays here?
  • Families with young children 
  • Families 
  • Young couples 
  • Couples 
  • Groups of friends 
  • Solo travelers most popular!
  • Business travelers 
Top comments


Fabulous Foods

Excellent services offered Good job:)

About The Heron Portico

The Heron Portico offers 3-star accommodation in Nairobi. It also features an outdoor pool, a sauna and free Wi-Fi.

The hotel has recently undergone refurbishment and offers an executive floo...

Good to Know

Distance to city centre

1.0 mi

Location rating


Nearest airport

Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl

Distance to airport

8.6 mi



2:00 PM


10:00 AM


Wi-Fi available in all areas, Internet, Free Wi-Fi


Pets not allowed


Policies vary by room type and provider.

Contact Number

+254 202 720 740

Amenities at The Heron Portico

Top Features

Free parking
Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly


Wine glasses, Electric kettle, Family rooms, Fan, Fire extinguisher, Gift shop, Laundry facilities, Ironing service, Flat-screen TV, Packed lunches, Free toiletries, Shoeshine, Shops (on site), Heated pool, Room service, Smoke alarms, Heating, Physical distancing in dining areas, Physical distancing...


Golf, Evening entertainment, Fitness center, Massage, Library


Business center, Car rental, Wake-up service, Daily housekeeping, Fax/photocopying, Concierge service, Currency exchange on-site, Hammam (Turkish bath), Laundry service, Meeting/Banquet facilities, Special diet menus (on request), Contactless check-in/check-out, Tour desk, Face masks for guests avai...

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FAQs when booking at The Heron Portico

  • Is pricing at The Heron Portico comparable to 4 star hotels in Nairobi?

    The average rate for a night at The Heron Portico is 42% less than the Nairobi average for similarly rated 4 stars hotels. The nightly rate at The Heron Portico is typically $65, which is considered to be a good deal for a quality hotel room in Nairobi.

  • How close is The Heron Portico to Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl?

    At just 8.6 mi apart, the expected drive time from Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl to The Heron Portico is 17min. The estimated drive time may vary depending on high and low traffic times in the surrounding area. This is especially true for metro areas.

  • What is the best way for guests to get from Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl to The Heron Portico?

    The Heron Portico has parking for hotel guests so for most visitors spending time in Nairobi, renting a car for around $95/day may be the best option. This will give you the ability to get to and from Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl, and also give you the flexibility to get around the area. Rideshare apps and taxis remain a very common solution for The Heron Portico guests. This is often the most cost-effective method of transportation when visiting Nairobi.

  • Is there a pool at The Heron Portico?

    Yes, The Heron Portico has a pool for hotel guests. Generally, hotel pools have opening and closing times so be sure to speak to the front desk before using the pool.

  • What is the The Heron Portico phone number?

    For questions about The Heron Portico and your reservation, contact the front desk directly at +254 202 720 740.

  • Does The Heron Portico have Wi-Fi available?

    Yes, The Heron Portico has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • Is there a gym or fitness center at The Heron Portico?

    Yes, there is a fitness center open to guests staying at The Heron Portico.

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