Tuesday, 10 June 2014


The Sankara Nairobi is one of the best hotels in Kenya. It has added another feather to its cap by receiving a certified accreditation from ISO 22000. This is a family of international standards that focusses on food safety. When a hotel is certified, this means that it adheres to all the safety standards. There has been the need for outlets to adhere to food safety in the local and the global market. Being ISO Certified, this means that Sankara Nairobi has the correct food management practices, safety assurance and adherence to international standards. This also ensures that all the food that is served in the establishment is safe for human consumption. Food safety is making headlines more and more frequently and ensuring food safety is becoming increasingly important in the global market. Being ISO 22000 certified, Sankara Nairobi can ensure to customers that the correct food management practices are being undertaken. The hotel also provides assurance about quality, safety and reliability as well as insuring there is an internationally consistent standard, enabling Sankara to sell in a global food market.

Speaking after the certification, Moshi Perera, General Manager Sankara Nairobi noted ‘this is yet another milestone for us. By having the ISO 22000 certification we are able to ensure our food safety practices for the comfort of our guests. We were the first hotel to be HACCP certified and will continue to ensure that our practices are world-class’.The Sankara hotel is an urban class establishment with a great recognition for the traveler and modern day professional. It opened on 20th August and has won a host of awards. These are
· HACCP (DS - 3027: 2002 (E) Certified
· Wallpaper & Fortune Magazine’s Best Business Hotels 2010 listing
· Best New Hotel Construction & Design by Grenadier Limited at the International Property Awards 2011
· Wine Spectator Award of Excellence 2011 for The Gallery, Sankara Nairobi
· Wine Spectator Award of Excellence 2011 for The Gallery, Sankara Nairobi
· Conde Nast Traveller Hot List 2011
· Wine Spectator Award of Excellence 2012 for The Gallery, Sankara Nairobi
· Acacia Award for Best Newcomer, The Champagne Bar – Taste Awards 2013
· Heineken Award for Best Front-of-House (service) Team, The Champagne Bar – Taste Awards 2013
· Taste Excellence 2013 Listing for The Champagne Bar and Sarabi Pool & Supper club
· Safe Hotels Accreditation 2014.

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