Main Shopping Centers in Nairobi

The Sarit Centre
This centre is the biggest shopping mall in Kenya, housing 70 shops, restaurants and businesses including a 50,000 sq ft Uchumi Hyper-market, an amusement arcade, a 1000 sq m international exhibition centre with a busy calendar of trade shows, educational & cultural events. A veterinary clinic is situated separately in the 700 vehicle parking area. All main ATM machines are available. The centre is open seven days a week.

Contact details:
The Sarit Centre
P.O Box 14474
00800 Nairobi
Tel. 3747408
Fax 3740891 / 3747806
See website

The Village Market
The Village Market is set in a garden-like setting with cascades of water, pools and fountains. In addition to all the services and shops expected to find in a shopping centre, the Village Market offers an al fresco food court, Italian Ice-cream parlour, Nu-Metro Cinema with 4 screens, a miniature golf course, and water park with swimming pools and a variety of water slides. A large, Woolworths store (South Africa) is the newest addition to the shopping outlets here.
Contact details:
The Village Market
Limuru Road
Tel. (020) 52 24 88 / 9

The Yaya Centre
The Yaya Centre contains 3 shopping floors situated around a central atrium with cafe seating. Additional floors contain among others a commercial centre, medical practitioners, lawyers, chartered surveyors and a computer company.
Contact details:
Arwings Kodhek Road
Tel. 2 71 33 69 / 56 76 41 / 69 25 

The Warwick Centre
The Warwick Centre is a complex of shopping centre and luxury furnished / unfurnished apartments.
Contact details:
Warwick Holdings Limited
United Avenue off Limuru Road
Tel. 52 08 76
Fax 52 08 93

Capital Centre Arcade
Though not as extensive as Sarit Centre or the Yaya Centre, the Capital Centre Arcade offers better security. The centre is located behind a high stone wall and iron gates manned by security personell. A gate pass is issued to all drivers and it is difficult for pedestrians to enter without identification. No reports of any pick-pocketing or purse-snatching at all. 

UKay Centre
Includes a multi-storey Nakumatt department store.
Contact details:
Nakumatt Supermarket U Kay Centre
Parklands Ring Road / Mwanzi Road
Westlands / Parklands
Tel. 20 37 40 196 / 20 37 40 901
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