Lightup Impact Days 2023: Sustainable Development of Grassroots Organizations in East Africa – Shift the Power


The Boma, Nairobi Red Cross, Nairobi, Kenya, P.O Box 26601 – 00100


The Boma Hotel, Nairobi is situated 5 km from the city centre, right next to the Nairobi National Park, and is just a 25 min car ride or 50 min bus ride from Jomo Kenyetta International Airport.  


Accommodation is offered at the conference hotel at a special rate for conference delegates. 


  • Standard room, single occupancy (bed and breakfast): USD 60 per night
  • Standard room, twin occupancy (half board): USD 80 per night
  • 4x Standard rooms, twin occupancy (bed and breakfast): USD 80 per night (USD 960 for 3 nights)


The above rates include local VAT and city tax. 


Please contact our team to arrange with the hotel for the above rates at:


Please note: Rooms are subject to availability and rates may be different to what is mentioned here. Please book accommodation as soon as possible to ensure you find an affordable place to stay. There are a number of hotels close to the conference venue. Please see our recommendations below: 


Getting to the venue

There are two airports close to Nairobi city centre: 1) Jomo Kenyetta International Airport and 2) Wilson Airport. Please note: Though Wilson Airport is closer to Boma Inn, it only offers domestic flights to regional airports in Kenya. 


Getting to the hotel from Jomo Kenyatta International Airport or Wilson Airport:


  • We recommend using rideshare services like Uber or Bolt for your journey to Boma Inn.
  • They offer a comfortable, reliable, and convenient transportation experience and a straightforward route to the venue.
  • Uber and Bolt are widely used in Nairobi and are secure, GPS-tracked rides for your peace of mind.
  • Simply download the app, input your destination (Boma Inn Hotel), and you’ll be on your way.
  • If you have any questions or need assistance with transportation arrangements, please feel free to contact us at


Boma Inn hotel offers airport transfer services at USD 30 per person one way. Flight details should be submitted at least 24 hrs in advance for individuals. For groups of more than 10 guests, a reservation should be submitted at least 7 days prior to the arrival date. Contact to make arrangements. 


Car rental is available from Jomo Kenyatta International Airport. Please consult the various car rental companies in the area for more information. Car parking is available at Boma Inn. Please contact the hotel for more information regarding availability and price.


WiFi will be available at the conference venue. More information will be provided at registration. 

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