Eastleigh Destination Guide


Map of the area of Eastleigh in Kenya

Delve into Eastleigh in Kenya.


Eastleigh in Nairobi Area (region) is located in Kenya - about 3 mi (or 4 km) North-East of Nairobi, the country's capital town.

Current time in Eastleigh is now 06:56 AM (Friday). The local timezone is named "Africa / Nairobi" with an UTC offset of 3 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Mwanza, Musoma, Moshi, Arusha, Thimbigua or Kasarani. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Uhuru, Shauri Moyo, Pumwani, Pangani, Ofafa and Bahati. We know of 4 airports near Eastleigh. The closest airport we discovered is Nairobi Wilson Airport (IATA: WIL) with a distance of 5 mi (or 7.3 km) South-West of the city centre of Eastleigh.

Eastleigh Photo Slideshow

To view way more photos of of this place and the area check out our Eastleigh photo gallery. It has recently been updated.

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Things to see, know and go to

We encountered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. We also found some pictures. If you need a hotel, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre. Where to go and what to see in Eastleigh? We have collected some references on our attractions page. And if you want to know what it is like in this place - right now - don't miss out on our selected webcams.


Weather Conditions & Forecast

Current weather for the greater area of Eastleigh for Friday, 22nd of August 2014.

Sky is clear
23°C / 73 °F
Temperature during night:
13°C / 56 °F
Chance of rainfall:
General weather conditions:
Sky is clear
Wind and sky conditions:
Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from North-West. Clear sky
Air pressure & humidity:
837.5 hPa with 71% air humidity
Forecast for Saturday, 23rd of August 2014
Moderate rain
Day: 23°C (74 °F)
Night: 14°C (57 °F)
Moderate rain, calm, clear sky.
Forecast for Sunday, 24th of August 2014
Moderate rain
Day: 22°C (72 °F)
Night: 14°C (57 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, clear sky.
Forecast for Monday, 25th of August 2014
Light rain
Day: 24°C (75 °F)
Night: 17°C (62 °F)
Light rain, calm, few clouds.

Weather information is provided by openweathermap.org.

Sightseeing Tipps

We got more sightseeing tips with detailed descriptions on our dedicated Eastleigh sightseeing overview.

  • Moi Air Base
  • Starehe Boys' Centre and School
  • Nairobi Gymkhana Club
  • Nairobi City Stadium
  • University of Nairobi
  • Kenyatta International Conference Centre
  • East African School of Media Studies
  • Kariobangi
  • Nairobi
  • National Assembly (Kenya)

Videos from the area

These are videos related to the place based on their coordinates. Check the Eastleigh video gallery for a broader collection..

1# Pasua - Kiboko ya Kanjo

Play VideoPasua - Kiboko ya Kanjo

Duration: 02:15 min
Uploaded: September 30, 2010
Views: 37,697 - Rating: 5/5
uploaded by: leonasoyo

If you have ever been caught by Nairobi City Council askaris then you probably have not gone through this. Pasua Crew pranked these people sitting on the park benches....watch and enjoy.

2# Hold It Down - Camp Mulla [Official Video]

Play VideoHold It Down - Camp Mulla [Official Video]

Duration: 03:44 min
Uploaded: April 17, 2012
Views: 45,238 - Rating: 4.83275/5
uploaded by: DJRaidar

Kenyan hip hop by Camp Mulla. Nice video shot on Mama Ngina Drive at the heart of Nairobi city!

Videos provided by Youtube are under the copyright of their owners.

Places to stay

To see more hotels of this place check the dedicated Eastleigh hotels overview. It has recently been updated. Or directly pick your favourite hotel below to learn more about it.

Hilton Nairobi Hotel

< 2mi. The Hilton Nairobi hotel is ideally located in the heart of the shopping and business area of the city in close proximity to Government offices and on...

Mama Ngina Street
00100 Nairobi

Fairmont The Norfolk Hotel

< 2mi. Set among tropical gardens, Fairmont The Norfolk offers luxury accommodations in an early 19th-century colonial building. It includes a fitness center...

PO Box 58581
00200 Nairobi

InterContinental Nairobi

< 3mi. A haven in the city, this Nairobi hotel is ideally located for business, close to the Parliament buildings and next to Kenyatta International Conventi...

City Hall Way, P.O. BOX 30353
00200 Nairobi

Nairobi Serena Hotel

< 3mi. We would like to proudly welcome you to the Nairobi Serena Hotel. Luxury Hotels abound, but the Nairobi Serena Hotel is a great choice to fulfill all ...

Kenyatta Avenue
00100 Nairobi

Hotel information is provided by hotel.de

Webcam Collection

Wilson Airport, Nairobi

Still of webcam in Eastleigh

This citycam has been viewed 49,836 times and is located about 7.69mi away from the city centre at (lat/lng) -1.323 / 36.809. The cam "Wilson Airport, Nairobi" is located in Nairobi Hill and has been submitted by user mks113.

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