Ideally located in between beautiful running routes, at a short walking distance from Iten town centre, Tahri Athletic Center is a modern training camp opened since 2016 and equipped with all what amateur and professional runners need for a perfect and enjoyable stay in the Home of Champions of Kenya.
The Athletic Center is owned by Bob Tahri, a retired middle-distance and lond-distance runner of Algerian origins who competed internationally for France.
He has won several medals at major international championships such as the World Championships, European Championships and the European Indoor Championships. He retired after running 3000 meters at the 2016 IAAF Diamond League meeting in Paris.
simple and authentic environment, highly recommended for the very good conditions and comfort of the new buildings, cleanliness of the rooms and facilities, home made local food and healthy diet, warm welcome by the whole staff, led by the French manager Julian Ranc, available any time to meet the requests of his guests.
We have partnered with Mr. Peter Aburi and his wife Kelly, owner of our mostly recommended accommodation in Nairobi, a charming Guesthouse situated 15 minutes away from the busy town centre, to give all our guests the chance to enjoy a night or a short stay in the capital city of Kenya, either before or after your training camp in Iten.
Hob House offers you a beautiful home away from home with great hospitality and the best breakfast in town! (Highly rated on TripAdvisor) Bedrooms are en-suite. Nested in a secure neighbourhood, away from busy Nairobi. Fiber-optic internet connection is a plus.
beautiful landscaped garden for relaxation and meditation, safe and quiet walking routes in the surrounding area, only 10 minutes drive to Karura Forest, ideal for hiking , and 10 minutes drive from three major shopping centres.
Nairobi National Park is 25 minutes drive away where the guest(s) can enjoy watching the wildlife. There is mini-bus with a driver available to ensure the guests have transport at their convenience which has daily and weekly charges. We also have reliable Taxi drivers to call whenever necessary.
Hob house owners Kelly and Peter believe in capacity building of local youth and share 20% of room rates charged to train and empower the four staff members at Hob House.