Nairobi's Exclusive Rooftop Event Venues

  • Events, Team Building
  • Posted 8 months ago

Having worked in the events and entertainment industry for close to 10 years, our list of must-use venues has only kept growing. Our clients are always challenging us to recommend new experiences for them to try out. In 2023 we have seen an increased demand for rooftop event venues.   

Rooftop event venues help you curate memorable experiences with breathtaking city skylines, mesmerizing sunset hues, and picture-perfect backdrops for unforgettable moments. 
Read on for the complete list of our top rooftop event venues in Nairobi. 

1. The Attic Rooftop Bar at ParkInn 

The Attic rooftop event venues
Photo Courtesy of The Attic Rooftop Bar

Perched atop the Park Inn by Radisson, The Attic Rooftop Bar is distinguished as an exceptional event venue. This event venue provides a refined setting with comfortable seating and sweeping panoramic views of Westlands and its surroundings. The culinary offerings feature an array of flavors, including award-winning cocktails, an extensive selection of beverages, and appetizing snacks. The venue accommodates up to 70 guests with banquet-style seating, rendering it an ideal and sophisticated choice for hosting your end-of-year party or any special event. 

2. Sarabi Rooftop Bar at Sankara 

Sarabi rooftop event venues
Photo Courtesy of Sankara Nairobi

Situated at Sankara Nairobi, Sarabi Rooftop Bar is more than just a bar – it’s a lively rooftop event venue. With a stunning rooftop pool and captivating views of Westlands and the iconic Sarit Centre, Sarabi offers a stylish space with cozy lounge areas and dining tables that create a cloud-like dining experience. This event venue can accommodate up to 80 guests with banquet-style seating and up to 12 pax for a cocktail event. 

3. Sky Lounge Ole Sereni 

Sky Lounge
Photo Courtesy of Ole Sereni Hotel

Another go-to for memorable events is the Sky Lounge at Ole Sereni. This venue boasts great ambiance, good vibes, and a rooftop pool offering breathtaking views of Nairobi National Park. Sky Lounge provides an ideal setting for all special occasions. The venue’s ambiance offers plenty of fantastic spots for your photography sessions that will look amazing on your social media. The venue accommodates up to 80 guests with banquet-style seating and is a great choice for your end-of-year party or any special event. 

4. Hero Restaurant at Trademark Hotel 

Hreo Restaurant rooftop event venues
Photo Courtesy of Hero Restaurant

Hero Restaurant at Trademark Hotel in Gigiri takes rooftop experiences to legendary heights. This venue offers an undisturbed view of Nairobi’s skyline on one side and the lush hills of Limuru on the other. Hero features creatively crafted sushi and small plates inspired by superheroes and adds a dash of innovation to your event. Whether you’re drawn to imaginative cuisine, superhero vibes, or simply seeking a rooftop event venue that transcends the ordinary, Hero Restaurant is your go-to place. This event venue has a capacity for 50 guests when set up by the poolside.

5. Volcano Bar at Golden Tulip

Golden Tulip
Photo Courtesy of Golden Tulip

Another sought-after rooftop event venue is Volcano Bar at Golden Tulip. With stunning views of Westlands and Parklands environs, this rooftop space has a banqueting capacity of 100 guests and is ideal for medium-sized corporate events. The rooftop setting, complemented by heaters for a cozy experience, enhances the overall ambiance. Volcano Bar is a must-try event venue for those in search of a captivating rooftop atmosphere. 

6. Inca Restaurant at The Social House

Social House rooftop event venues
Photo Courtesy of Social House

Located on the 5th-floor rooftop of The Social House in Lavington, Inca Restaurant stands as an ideal venue for your corporate events. With a banquet-style seating capacity of 60 guests, the vibrant rooftop provides a picturesque view of James Gichuru Road and part of Nairobi city. The venue’s beautiful interior decor and excellent natural lighting make it an excellent choice for capturing exquisite event photographs. 

7. Four Points by Sheraton Hurlingham 

Four Points
Photo courtesy of Four Points Hurlingham

At The Sheraton Hurlingham Hotel, the combined spaces of Level 8 Lounge & Bar and Mezze On The Deck create an impressive event venue with a banquet-style seating capacity of 150 guests. Providing panoramic views of Hurlingham and the Nairobi city skyline, this rooftop venue is more than just a bar; it’s a go-to venue for events. In the evenings, the picturesque sunset views unfold, crafting a delightful ambiance and presenting excellent photo opportunities.  

Please contact our sister company Stawi Experiences for event inquiries and if you want to book any of these venues. Additionally, our team is ready to assist with event themes and decor to ensure a seamlessly curated experience. We look forward to making your event exceptional.