Getting the best maternity hospital is a great consideration for any expectant mother. It is part of the planning process for any parents to be. To make this process easier for you, we have made a list of the 10 best maternity hospitals in Nairobi. We have put into consideration the services offered, affordability, and if they accept insurance.

10 best maternity hospitals

Here are the 10 best maternity hospitals in Nairobi

  1. Jacaranda Hospital

Jacaranda hospital, situated in Kahawa West along Kamiti road is one of the best hospitals for mothers in Nairobi. It offers maternity services, antenatal and postnatal services. Jacaranda hospital also accepts NHIF that covers Kshs. 10,000 for normal delivery and Kshs.30,000 for a CS.


Normal delivery – Kshs. 18,000 – Kshs. 25,000

CS: Kshs. 41,000 – Kshs. 55,000

  1. St. Francis Community hospital

Located in Kasarani, St. Francis community hospital offers great services to expectant mothers.


Normal delivery – Kshs. 25,000

CS: Kshs. 65,000

  1. Ruaraka Uhai Neema Hospital

Ruaraka Uhain Neema hospital is located on Thika road opposite Safari Park Hotel. It offers services such as gynecology, newborn unit, surgery and emergency theatre, and antenatal and postnatal services. It is also NHIF accredited.


Normal delivery – Kshs. 35,000

CS: Kshs. 45,000 – Kshs. 50,000

  1. St. Mary’s Langata

Located in Langata, St. Mary’s has been a favorite maternity hospital for many mothers. It offers maternity services and a well-baby clinic.


Normal delivery – Kshs. 13,000

CS: Kshs. 30,000

  1. Nairobi West Hospital

This hospital is located in South C along Gandhi avenue. You can use your NHIF card to cover some of the charges at Nairobi West Hospital.


Normal delivery – Kshs. 45,000

CS: Kshs. 140,000

  1. Kenyatta National Hospital – Private wing

Located in Upper Hill, Kenyatta National Hospital has an excellent and affordable maternity private wing. It offers maternity services, gynecology, and pediatric care. It also accepts NHIF.


Normal delivery – Kshs. 35,000 – Kshs. 53,000

CS: Kshs. 100,000 – Kshs. 152,000

  1. Coptic Hospital

Coptic hospital is located along Ngong road, opposite China Centre. It offers maternity and pediatric services. It also prides itself in being a faith-based hospital and will be an excellent choice for those who consider that an important requirement.


Normal delivery – Kshs. 40,000

CS: Kshs. 100,000

  1. Avenue Hospital

Avenue hospital is located at 1ST Parklands Avenue and offers excellent maternity services. They offer an ABC package that covers antenatal, birth, and childcare. The total cost of this package costs around Kshs. 130,000. However, you can choose to only pay for the delivery if the package is not right for you.


Normal delivery – Kshs. 40,000

CS: Kshs. 100,000

  1. Nairobi Women’s Hospital

The Nairobi Women’s hospital prides itself in being a hospital that specializes in care for women. Located in Hurlingham, along Argwings Kodhek Road, it offers delivery options such as delivery by a midwife, resident obstetrician or a private obstetrician. Charges will depend on the option a mother chooses.


Normal delivery – Kshs. 30,000 – Kshs. 64,000.

CS: Kshs. 145,500

  1. Metropolitan Hospital

Metropolitan hospital is located in Buru Buru, off Rabai road, and offers both antenatal and postnatal services, gynecology, immunization, and a well-baby clinic.


Normal delivery – Kshs. 50,000

CS: Kshs. 100,000


Komarock Modern Healthcare

The Komarock hospital has several branches in the country. Their Komarock and Utawala branches in Nairobi offer maternity services and a well-baby clinic. They accept NHIF from civil servants, job group L and above.  For those who wish to pay cash, below are the charges:

Normal delivery by a midwife: Kshs. 45,000

Normal delivery by a gynecologist: Kshs. 70,000

CS: Kshs.135,000


RFH specialist hospital is located along Kangundo road behind Oil Libya Petrol station in Ruai. Those with their own private doctors can book for a delivery at this hospital.


Normal delivery by a midwife: Kshs. 40,000

Normal delivery by a gynecologist: Kshs. 60,000

CS: Kshs. 120,000

AIC Kijabe Hospital

In addition to this list, Kijabe Mission hospital is loved by many mothers even though it is not in Nairobi. It offers excellent, affordable maternity services for mothers with an NHIF card. Mothers in Nairobi can plan to have their babies there as it is a driving distance from Nairobi.

We hope our recommendation makes your hospital search easier.

By Beth Mugo


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