Urban Savannah Design Studio (USDS)


Urban Savannah Design Studio (USDS) is an award winning Nairobi-based design studio providing a full range of architectural and urban design services.Our practice is focused on creating buildings, places and moments which have a distinct character. Ongoing projects include an Aircraft facility in Dar es salam -Tanzania, a Teppanyaki restaurant on Kwale island-Zanzibar, a Winery in Naivasha - Kenya, Serviced Apartments in Nyali - Mombasa, refurbishment of a 1950’s Farm house in Juja, a children’s play ground in Karen and a green gated residential development in the leafy suburbs of Karen.

USDS aims to achieve excellence in design through creative dialogue with our clients, consultant teams, contractors and end users. Architectural innovation is cultivated in the office through research into materials, construction techniques and the cultural context of each project.