Stadiums in Kenya as of 2024

This post identifies all the Stadiums in Kenya. All of these sporting facilities have a spectator area, VIP suites, and a big pitch where players can play games such as football, rubgy and basketball.

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Without further ado, here is a list of the Stadiums in Kenya and their location. The list is arranged in no particular order.

1. Kirigiti Stadium

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The Kirigiti Stadium is a modern sports arena that took 3 years to complete and more than 600 million Kenya shillings to upgrade.

According to the project manager, Kirigiti Stadium is built using precast-technology. In simple language, this is a building technology whereby various parts of a building are moulded using concrete and assembled afterwards when they are ready.

Kirigiti stadium has a capacity of 16,000 spectators.

Kirigiti Stadium Contacts

+(254) 714 81 58 06

2. Afraha Stadium

Afraha Stadium is a multipurpose stadium that is located in Nakuru City. The sports venue was first built in the year 1948 and it can accomodate more than 8,000 people.

As of today, the stadium is under construction. More than KES 4 billion has been set aside to renovate the VIP Suites, the spectator area, the locker rooms and the floodlights.

Afraha Stadium is set to be open in March.

Afraha Stadium Contacts

+(254) 724 16 16 11

3. Nairobi City Stadium

Nairobi City Stadium is managed by the Nairobi County Government. It is located along Jogoo Road and is known for hosting Gor Mahia’s home matches. Other football clubs that have been associated with this sports complex include; Kariobangi Sharks, Kenya Commercial Bank, and Mahakama.

Nairobi City Stadium can accomodate about 15,000 spectators.

4. Kenyatta Stadium

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Kenyatta Stadium is located in Machakos County. It was formerly known as Jomo Kenyatta Stadium and has seating capacity of more than 10,000 spectators.

Kenyatta Stadium was officially opened in the year 2013 and it is popularly associated with Sofapaka Football Club.

One of the best things about this sports arena is its architecture. I believe Kenyatta Stadium is the most beautiful stadium in Kenya.

Kenyatta Stadium Contacts

+(254) 718 34 49 44

5. Nyayo National Stadium

Nyayo National Stadium is located at the square of Mombasa Road, Langata Road and the Aerodrome Road. It is among the most popular stadiums in Kenya.

Nyayo National Stadium is a multipurpose stadium that has a seating capacity of 30,000 students. Asides from a world-class pitch, Nyayo National Stadium also has an olympic sized swimming pool, an indoor gymnasium, handball and volleyball Training Courts.

Nyayo National Stadium Contacts

020 2113139

6. Moi International Sports Centre

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The Moi International Sports Centre also known as the Safaricom Stadium Kasarani is the biggest stadium in Kenya. The multipurpose stadium can hold as many as 60,000 spectators.

The Moi International Sports Centre is used to hold national celebrations and inauguration ceremonies.

One of the best things about this stadium is its seating arrangments which are comfortable and afford the spectators a nice view of the field and the track.

The Moi International Sports Centre also has an indoor arena, an olympic size swimming pool measuring 50 metres by 25 metres.

7. Kinoru Stadium

Kinoru Stadium is located in Meru. It is currently under construction and upon completion it is going to be the biggest stadium in Meru County.

Construction processes are in the final processes. So far, renovation of the stadium’s architecure has costed the Goverment of Kenya more than 900 million Kenya shillings.

The current capacity of Kinoru Stadium is 10,000 spectators.

8. Bukhungu Stadium

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Bukhungu Stadium is one of the Best Stadiums in Kenya. This sports arena is located in Kakamega Town and is known for hosting home football matches for Western Stima FC.

Another club that has been heavily associated with Bukhungu Stadium is Kakamega Homeboyz FC.

The current capacity of Bukhungu Stadium is 30,000 spectators.

Bukhungu Stadium

+(254) 746 07 71 91

9. Muhoroni Stadium

Located in Muhoroni, Muhoroni Stadium is a 20,000 stadium that is owned and operated by the Muhoroni Youth Football Club.

Generally, Muhoroni Stadium is one of the Best Stadiums in Kenya because it has amazing spectator facilities.

Another good thing about Muhoroni Stadium is that it has a high-quality playing field that is well-maintained. The field is covered with high-quality grass that provides a cooler surface for players to play games such as football and rugby.

10. Ruaraka Stadium

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Ruaraka Stadium is located at the East African Breweries Limited Industrial Facility next to Garden City Mall along the Thika Road Superhighway.

It is a 4,000 seater capacity stadium that is home to Tusker FC and Mathare Youth FC.

Ruaraka Stadium Contacts

020 8644529

11. Gusii Stadium

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Gusii Stadium is located in Kisii and is mostly used for hosting home matches for Shabana Football Club.

At the moment, this sports complex can support as many as 5,000 people.

Asides from sporting events, Gusii Stadium is also known for hosting annual shows and festivities such as the Annual Kisii Agricultural society.of Kenya show which is held on every July.

12. Kipchoge Keino Stadium

Kipchoge Keino Stadium is among the most popular Stadiums in Kenya. It is located in Eldoret Town or the City of Champions.

The stadium was named after the legendary marathon runner Kipchoge Keino and is considered to be the biggest and best stadium in Uasin Gishu County.

Kipchoge Keino Sports Complex has a seating capacity of 10,000 spectators.

Kipchoge Keino Stadium

+(254) 703 28 61 85

13. Uwanja Wa Mbuzi Joho Stadium

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Uwanja Wa Mbuzi Joho Stadium is a small sports venue that is located along Karama Road. It is named after the immediate former Governor Ali Hassan Joho and it can accomodate as many as 3,000 people.

Despite being small, Uwanja Wa Mbuzi Joho Stadium is one of the Best Stadiums in Kenya because it is a place where talents in sports are natured.

At Uwanja Wa Mbuzi Joho Stadium, everyone’s a winner

Uwanja Wa Mbuzi Joho Stadium Contacts

 +(254) 723 77 90 64

14. Mombasa Municipal Stadium

Mombasa Municipal Stadium is the biggest sports arena in Mombasa County. The stadium is built on a 8.1 acre piece of land and is by far one of the Best National Stadiums in Kenya.

In the 1980s, this stadium played as a host to the CECAFA (Council for East and Central Africa Football Associations) competitions.

Local football clubs that can be associated with Mombasa Municipal Stadium include Bandari F.C. and Coast Stars F.C.

At the moment, Mombasa Municipal Stadium can host a total of 10,000 spectators.

Mombasa Municipal Stadium Contacts

055 55222

15. Moi Stadium Kisumu

Moi Stadium Kisumu is also known as Kisumu Sports Complex. It is located along the Ondiek Highway and it commonly used for hosting home matches for Kisumu All Stars F.C.

When Nairobi City Stadium is not available, Moi Stadium Kisumu is used to hold home matches for Gor Mahia Football Club.

One of the best things about Moi Stadium Kisumu is that it is regularly maintained and cleaned and this contributes to a positive experience. Every match day, the restrooms, seating areas, and common spaces are thoroughly cleaned.

16. Thika Stadium

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Thika Stadium is located in Thika Town along Uhuru Street opposite Zuri Center. It is also known as the Thika Sub-County Stadium and can host as many as 5,000 people.

Generally, Thika Stadium is considered to be one of the Best Stadiums in Metropolitan Nairobi because it has adequate and comfortable seats with clear sightlines.

Another good thing about Thika Stadium is that it is well-secured and guarded with trained security personnel.

17. William Ole Ntimama Stadium

The William Ole Ntimama Stadium is located in Narok Town. Previously it was referred to as the Narok Stadium.

William Ole Ntimama Stadium is among the most Popular Stadiums in Kenya because it plays as a host to several Kenya Premier League games.

At the moment, this stadium can hold as many as 30,000 spectators, this makes it one of the biggest Stadiums in Kenya.

Point to Note: William Ole Ntimama Stadium sits on an 11 acre piece of land, has a parking capacity for more than 200 cars and has 10 entry and exit gates.

18. Mbaraki Sports Club Stadium

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Mbaraki Sports Club Stadium is located along Mbaraki Road, Opposite Ndoho Market in Mombasa. This sports complex is home to Bandari Football Club and can accomodate as many as 8,000 people.

Generally, Mbaraki Sports Club Stadium is among the Best Stadiums in Mombasa and Kenya at large because it has a very good playing surface which is covered by natural green grass.

Mbaraki Sports Club Stadium

+(254) 727 94 55 34

19. Naivasha Stadium

Located along Moi South Lake Road, Naivasha Stadium is home to Karuturi Sports and Oserian F.C. This sports arena occupies a total area of 27 acres of land and has a seating capacity of more than 5,000 spectators.

At the moment, Naivasha Stadium serves as the primary sports venue in Naivasha Sub County. Its stadium architecture also makes it one of the most beautiful sporting arenas in Kenya.

Naivasha Stadium

+(254) 726 45 77 23

20. Chemelil Sports Complex

Chemilil Sports Complex is a 5,000 seater capacity located in Chemelil. The sports arena is predominantly used for football matches and has hosted several home games for Chemelil Football club.

At the moment, this stadium is owned and operated by Chemelil Sugar Company Limited.

21. Camp Toyoyo Stadium

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Camp Toyoyo is arguably one of the most beautiful Stadiums in Kenya. It is located in Jericho.

One of the best things about this sports venue is that the playing field is covered with artificial turf. This makes it one of the safest stadiums to play in Nairobi.

Another good thing about Camp Toyoyo Stadium is that it has floodlights on every corner. At night, the playing field comes to life and football matches can be played with ease.

Camp Toyoyo Stadium

+(254) 740 63 50 44

More Stadiums in Kenya

Below is a table showing more stadiums in Kenya.

StadiumLocation
Awendo Green StadiumAwendo
Hope Centre KawangwareKawangware
Sudi StadiumBungoma
Ligi Ndogo GroundsNairobi
Bomu StadiumMombasa
Kericho Green StadiumKericho

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