Refurbishment of 5 Hotels in Kenya

Project Description

Refurbishment of five hotels located in different places in Kenya, namely: Norfolk Hotel, Nairobi, Mount Kenya Safari Club, the Ark, Aberdare Country Club and Mara Safari Club. The hotels shall be operated by Fairmont.
Norfolk Hotel, Nairobi; comprises 167 rooms, 34 of them needed complete renovation, while the remaining rooms needed some repairs. This is in addition to necessary upgrade in public areas (restaurants, public toilets,
ballroom, meeting room, luggage area, swimming pool, laundry, offices and engineering area).
Mount Kenya Safari Club; comprises 107 guest rooms, 68 of them needed complete renovation, while the remaining rooms needed some sort of repairing. This is in addition to necessary upgrade in public areas (members
dining room, lobby, lounges, bar, lounge terrace and garden lounge, restaurants, shop, managers offices, secretary office, business center, public toilets, meeting/ conference room, gas station and swimming pool). Also some upgrades were needed for River Ride Cottages, William Holden Cottages and Garden Suites.
The Ark; it is built in the form of a wooden ship; attention was mainly addressed to painting of rooms and electromechanical fixtures; upgrading of corridors; public areas (Levels B, C and D Decks, including: public toilets, dinning rooms, bar, fire place and lounge).
Aberdare Country Club; attention was addressed to main building, rooms, kitchen, meeting room, laundry and staff housing.
Mara Safari Club; it is mostly made of tents. Upgrades were addressed to cover entrance walkway, main building, pool restaurant, tents, kitchen, new storage room and garage area.


  • Architectural
  • Civil Works
  • Communications and security systems
  • Electrical
  • HVAC
  • Interior Design
  • Landscaping
  • Mechanical
  • Roads
  • Structural


  • Construction management
  • Construction supervision
  • Design development
  • Detailed design
  • Tender Action
  • Tender documents
  • Verification of existing conditions


Kingdom Hotel Investments Company (KHI)






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