List Of Best Bookshops In Nairobi

This is a list of the best bookshops in Nairobi. Bookselling is the commercial trading of books which is the retail and distribution end of the publishing process. People who engage in bookselling are called booksellersbookdealersbookpeoplebookmen, or bookwomen. The founding of libraries in c.300 BC stimulated the energies of the Athenian booksellers.

Here is a list of the best bookshops in Nairobi.

Text Book Centre

Phone: 0111 011 300, 0114 509 617.

Prestige Bookshop

Address: Mama Ngina St, Nairobi City, Kenya

Phone: +254 707 660164

Bookstop ltd

Located in: Yaya Centre

Address: Yaya Centre, Nairobi, Kenya

Phone: +254 722 701782

Savani’s Book Centre Limited


Address: Ground Floor, Lagos/Latema Road Nairobi KE, Kenya

Phone: +254 20 2222405

Attic Books Nairobi

Located in: Nation Centre

Address: Pioneer Kimathi Street, 1st floor Room 5 Near Nation Centre, Kenya

Phone: +254 725 258317

Prestige Bookshop Ltd

Located in: Lavington Mall

Address:  Unnamed Road, Nairobi, Kenya

Phone: +254 797 510041

Savanis Book Centre 

Location: Latema Road.

Contacts: 020 222 2405, 0735 825 555.

Avenue Bookshop

Address: Room A4, Ground Floor,Leone house Tom Mboya, Ronald Ngala St, Kenya

Phone: +254 725 522874

Keswick books & gifts ltd

Located in: Bruce House

Address: Bruce House, Cardinal Otunga Street, Nairobi, Kenya

Phone: +254 742 499554

Keswick Books and Gifts Ltd, Sarit Centre.

Located in: Sarit

Address: Sarit Centre, Karuna Rd, Nairobi, Kenya

Phone: +254 786 425452

Enjoy Christian Bookshop

Address: Church House, Moi Ave, Nairobi, Kenya

Phone: +254 20 3310238

HalfPriced Books CBD-Bihi Towers

Address: Bihi Towers, Kenya

Phone: +254 703 647424

Joshy Bookshop

Address: Munyu Rd, Nairobi City, Kenya

Phone: +254 748 148920


Address: Fatima Court, Argwings Kodhek Rd, Nairobi, Kenya

Phone: +254 718 130518

UNES Bookshop

Located in: University of Nairobi

Address: 4 Harry Thuku Rd, Nairobi, Kenya

Phone: +254 20 4913911

Pal’S Bookshop Stationers

Located in: Diamond Plaza

Address: Diamond Plaza, Fourth Parklands Ave, Nairobi, Kenya

Phone: +254 20 3746629

Nuria- Your Honest Online Shop

Located in: Golden Touches Beauty and Barber shop

Address: Moi Avenue, The One Building Nairobi KE, Kenya

Phone: +254 729 829697

Njambas Bookshop

Address: Nairobi Central MFANGANO MECCA HSE, Kenya

Phone: +254 722 307402

New Day Bookshops Ltd.

Located in: Yaya Centre

Address: 1st Floor, Yaya Centre, Argwings Kodhek Road, Nairobi, Kenya

Phone: +254 20 3868430

Laxmi Booksellers & Stationers Ltd

Address:  Ronald Ngala St, Nairobi, Kenya

Phone: +254 720 350222

Excel bookshop utawala

Address: Utawala near kincar, Nairobi, Kenya

Phone: +254 712 738433

Stanley Bookshop

Address:  Kimathi St, Nairobi City, Kenya

Soma Nami Books

Location: Suite 12, Ground Floor, West Wing, The Greenhouse Mall, Ngong Road.

Contact: 0705 548 052.

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