• One Forty Eight, Nairobi

About One Forty Eight

About One Forty Eight

Located in the peaceful suburb of Langata, this stunning and unique hotel allows for a peaceful and tranquil stay after heading out on safari adventures and experiencing the diverse wildlife Kenya has to offer.

Warthogs, parrots, peacocks and monkeys wandering freely through the gardens fits perfectly alongside the sounds of lions and hyenas that can be heard from Nairobi National Park.

Lodge Details


A hotel built on the foundations of a stunning private home.


One Forty Eight borders the Giraffe Sanctuary and is in close proximity to Nairobi National Park.

Accommodation & Facilities

The hotel is made up of 3 bedrooms in the Main House and 5 rooms in the converted Artist’s Studio. In the Main House, there are 3 bedrooms and a converted loft for children and in the Artist’s Studio there are 3 apartments and 2 studios.

All rooms at One Forty Eight contain a double or twin bed, depending on requirements, and all have an en-suite spacious bathroom. The master bedroom at the Main House offers a wonderful private veranda with a separate seating area.


The delicious food at One Forty Eight is served in three main areas – the main house deck area, the communal lounge area and in the gardens.

In the main house, the veranda provides an ‘inside outside’ feeling and is ideal for dining al fresco or enjoying the grounds. In the communal lounge area, the dining area is a contemporary bistro style. Lastly, guests can be served from the beautiful garden if the weather is suitable.

All meals are served off an a ’la carte menu that changes every day. 


Nairobi offers sensational activities fit for everyone and staying at One Forty Eight allows you to easily access a plethora of adventures.

From One Forty Eight, you can visit the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust, feed the giraffes of The Giraffe Sanctuary by hand, venture out on a safari in Nairobi National Park, experience the life of Karen Blixen and shop for unique souvenirs in Nairobi’s maze of local craft markets and upmarket boutiques. 

Child Policy

Children welcome. Children aged up to 4 years will not be charged for their stay.

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