Swahili in Kenya


People at a hotel counter

There is a wide range of options for those seeking lodging in Kenya. There are both luxurious, international five-star chain hotels as well as local hotels that range from modest to luxurious. Smaller local hotels do not normally have swimming pools but almost always have restaurants. Rates differ for foreigners and local people at both international and local hotels. There is also variation in rates during peak and off-peak tourist seasons.

One can find the equivalent of country inns on various game reserves in the Kenyan countryside. One also can rent guest rooms both in private homes and through various organizations. Information about guest rooms can be found by speaking with a travel agent or searching the Internet.