Lower Kabete is a small, leafy green suburb in Nairobi that is home to an affluent community of both locals and expatriates. Set in a serene and quiet area bordering Waiyaki Way and the highway connecting to the Great Rift Valley it remains just 15 minutes from the City Centre. Houses for sale in Lower Kabete are comprised of well built, attractive homes that range from townhouses and villas to sprawling mansionettes. 

There’s a mixture of designs on offer for home seekers, including colonial styles as well as brand new properties with modern finishes and amenities. For families or those looking to upsize, free-standing houses for sale in Lower Kabete provide ample space while upmarket housing units are well-gated and fenced, offering established gardens and well-manicured lawns. A few private businesses operate here and there are also a few learning institutions in the area surrounding Lower Kabete. Houses for sale or to rent afford residents the best ofconvenience and accessibility to neighbouring areas such as Westlands while retaining a suburban charm. Pam Golding Properties is here to help you with your search for the perfect property; get started by taking a look at our listings in Lower Kabete for a better idea of what’s currently available.

“A cool tranquil settlement on the outskirts of Nairobi, characterised by charming villas and townhouses set amidst trees and lush landscapes.”

Reema Shah, Area Specialist, Pam Golding Properties Kenya

Explore Lower Kabete



Zen Garden is a firm-favourite eatery nearby that offers a colourful array of international dishes while 88 Restaurant and About Thyme serve the best barbeques, soups and African dishes.



Small private companies dotted around the area include DonCorp, Consult Us Consultancies’, Jamato Travel, Perfectors Furniture Sacco and interior designers. Notable diplomatic missions such as Danish Refuge Council and FAO Somalia office can also be found here. 



The Kabete Springs are one of the natural attractions of the area and Gigiri Forest is also a great place to enjoy hiking or outdoor picnics.



Lower Kabete shares recreational facilities with Westlands, which is known for its social, lifestyle and entertainment value. Enjoy a broad choice of nightclubs and bars or pop in to one of the many casinos for some enthralling evening entertainment.

Living in Lower Kabete

Areas near to Lower Kabete

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


Here you’ll find Farasi Lane Primary, Peponi House Primary and Lower Kabete Primary schools while neighbouring areas offer even more choice. The University of Nairobi campus can also be reached in less than 15 minutes.


Aroma Inc is a shopping store located in the immediate area while other nearby retail outlets includes Loresho Shopping Centre and the mega shopping malls in Westlands such as the Sarit Centre and The Mall.


The MP Shah Hospital offers specialised and general treatments to service the community on a 24/7 basis.


The bus terminal and taxi cabs along lower Kabete Road provide a good transport network that connects to most residential areas the City Centre which is less than 15 minutes away.

For example Camps Bay or Mauritius