Building List

Rank
Name
Status

Completed

Architecturally Topped Out

Structurally Topped Out

Under Construction

On Hold

Proposed

Vision

Never Completed

Demolished

Competition Entry

Canceled

Proposed Renovation

Under Renovation

Renovated

Under Demolition

See all status definitions

Height

1

Palm Exotjca

380 m

1,247 ft

2

The Pinnacle Tower

320 m

1,050 ft

3

Pinnacle Tower II

201 m

659 ft

4

Britam Tower

200.1 m

656 ft

5

Global Trade Center Office Tower

184 m

604 ft

6

Hazina Trade Centre

180 m

591 ft

7

UAP Old Mutual Tower

163 m

535 ft

8

Global Trade Center Hotel Tower Nairobi

143 m

469 ft

9

Times Tower

140 m

459 ft

10

Prism Tower

133 m

436 ft

11

Parliament Tower

125 m

410 ft

12

Teleposta Towers

120 m

394 ft

13

Global Trade Center Residential Tower 4

116 m

381 ft

14

Kenya Commercial Bank Plaza

109.1 m

358 ft

15

Kenyatta International Conference Centre

105.2 m

345 ft

16

316 Upper Hill Chambers

104 m

341 ft

17

Social Security House

102.7 m

337 ft

18

I & M Bank Tower

99.1 m

325 ft

19

Rahimtulla Trust Building

96 m

315 ft

20

Le'Mac

92 m

302 ft

21

Sanlam Tower

89.1 m

292 ft

22

Nyayo House

84.1 m

276 ft

23

Cooperative Bank House

83 m

272 ft

24

Nation Centre

82.9 m

272 ft

25

National Bank House

82 m

269 ft

26

Anniversary Towers

79.9 m

262 ft

27

Lonrho House

79.9 m

262 ft

28

FCB Mihrab

78 m

256 ft

29

Reinsurance Plaza

77 m

253 ft

30

G47 Ugatuzi Tower

- m

- ft

31

88 Nairobi

- m

- ft

32

The River Estate Tower 1

- m

- ft

33

The River Estate Tower 2

- m

- ft

34

The River Estate Tower 3

- m

- ft

35

The River Estate Tower 4

- m

- ft

36

The River Estate Tower 5

- m

- ft

37

The River Estate Tower 6

- m

- ft

38

The River Estate Tower 7

- m

- ft

39

The River Estate Tower 8

- m

- ft

40

Global Trade Center Residential Tower 2

- m

- ft

41

Global Trade Center Residential Tower 3

- m

- ft

42

Akili Tower

- m

- ft

43

Global Trade Center Residential Tower 1

- m

- ft

44

CBK Pension House

- m

- ft

45

Moi University Pension Scheme Complex Tower 1

- m

- ft

46

Moi University Pension Scheme Complex Tower 2

- m

- ft

47

University of Nairobi Tower

- m

- ft

Statistics

150 m+ Buildings

Average Building Age*

5 Years

Most Common Function*

Office (100%)

Most Common Material*

Concrete (100%)

* Based on 150 m+ buildings currently in the database.

Total: 2 Buildings for which a function has been assigned.
 
Total: 2 Buildings for which a material has been assigned.
 

Based on 2 Buildings Over 150 m Height

Building Completions Timeline

* Based on 150 m+ buildings currently in the database.

 

Construction Time Chart

NOTE: Construction start time is not available for all buildings. The average construction time is only displayed if there is three or more buildings with construction start and complete data in that year.

 

Gross-to-Net Height

NOTE: Gross-to-Net Height is defined as architectural height minus height of highest occupied floor. Therefore, the Gross-to-Net Height is only calculated for buildings that have both the architectural height and the highest occupied floor height recorded.