Located just 7 kilometres west of the Nairobi Central Business District is Lavington. Houses for rent or sale in this lush residential suburb boast mature and beautiful gardens. Characterised by villas, mansions and bungalows, most of which are in secure gated communities, Lavington boasts a country touch within a suburban setting.There are a few apartments in the area that are of the highest quality available in Nairobi. Many homes come complete with manicured lawns which offer ample, secure space for children to play or for homeowners to entertain.

Lavington is centrally located granting access to areas such as Westlands, Karen and Kilimani, which make the houses for sale here advantageous. The presence of mature trees in the area provides a serene environment for those looking to live tucked away in a quiet area. Many parks, sports clubs and schools are spread out across Lavington boosting the potential for property investment. Lavington houses the Chile Embassy, with the Embassy of the Republic of Hungary nearby. Comfort, Luxury and privacy are just a few of the features that Lavington has to offer. Browse our Lavington houses for sale or rent and fall in love with the neighbourhood.

Explore Lavington



The Methodist Guest House offers accommodation, conference and dining facilities, complete with a swimming pool. The Royal Nairobi Golf Course offers internationally competitive greens to challenge both beginners and veterans alike, while the Jaffery Sports Club nearby is a renown facility ideal for sport lovers.



Residents of Lavington are offered the best in wining and dining with options including The Amboseli Gardens, Le Palanka known for its exotic and African cuisine and the Xian Restaurant offering Chinese Cuisine.



There are a number of private offices located in this area, which afford residents here ample opportunity to pursue business interests within this growing economy.



The Nairobi National Museum is Kenya’s largest, while the Nairobi Gallery acts as the central platform for all significant local art to be displayed. Visit national monuments such as the Jomo Kenyatta Mausoleum, Kenya National Theatre and the Kenya National Archives to discover the rich history of this country.

Living in Lavington

Areas near to Lavington

Gigiri, Hurlingham, Karen, Kileleshwa, Kilimani, Kitisuru, Lang’ata, Loresho, Lower Kabete, Muthaiga, Nairobi, New Muthaiga, Parklands Nairobi, Riverside, Runda, Spring Valley, Westlands,


Buying a house in Lavington offers you easy access to some highly recommended schools in Nairobi, including Rusinga School, St. Austin’s Academy and the Braeburn and Braeside Schools. The Strathmore School offers secondary education and also comes with high distinction.


The Lavington Green Shopping Centre and the Lavington Curve offers convenience for the residents of this area with shops, stores and even ATM Machine services. Located close by are the Junction Mall and the Valley Arcade for a wider range of shopping needs.


World Class facilities are within reach at the Nairobi Hospital, the Nairobi Women’s Hospital and the Gertrude’s Lavington Clinic for the children’s welfare.


The Jomo Kenyatta International Airport is 18km to the east of Lavington. Commuting in Nairobi can prove challenging during peak hours, but the roads are well-developed and continue to improve.

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