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Eden Gardens

3.0 of 5 Guest house   |   26 Convent Drive, Nairobi 00603, Kenya
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Ranked #41 of 145 Nairobi B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff was great -- very friendly and always happy to assist with any requests. Pretty tasty food, excellent service. Wifi in my room didn't work... It was quite hot and no A/C, only a fan that wasn't very strong. When I was there their credit card machine was down and had to use up all my USD cash, which... More

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Aarhus, Denmark
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are looking for a place to work and need internet connection, this is the place to go to. The staff is friendly, and Anni the manager will make sure you have everything you need. The breakfast is good, so is the food you can buy for dinner and lunch. It is located in a quit safe area, so... More

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Nairobi, Kenya
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2014

Ten reasons for choosing the Eden Gardens: 1. Peace of mind - do business not deal with issues 2. Quiet environment - you are in the suburb not downtown 3. Upscale neighborhood - beautiful layout and nice neighbors 4. High security - no security concerns whatsoever 5. Professional staff- cannot improve on Ann, Monique, Grace, Asman, Sheila, or Phoebe 6.... More

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Kufstein, Austria
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2014

Eden Garden has simple rooms, but it has very friendly staff and is situated in a quiet and safe part of Nairobi. Everything you need is near: restaurant (also in Eden Garden), supermarket, bank... The staff also organized well my airport transfer.

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Athens
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2013

I wouldn’t say that Eden Gardens is for a “luxuru seeker” but it is a place that gave me the sence of “being at home” Smiling and warm people, always found a way to make me feel comfortable and relaxed… Wonderful surroundings and a lovely pool…

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Houston, Texas
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21 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2013

My family arrived in Nairobi from Ethiopia, so we were hoping for more of an upgrade in living environment. While the customer service was excellent by Alice at the front desk and the Chef who cooked the excellent breakfast, the overall condition of the "hotel" was average at best. The good news is that the price per room is fairly... More

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karachi
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2013

This is my second time to Kenya, deciding to take my daughter to the sights and sounds of safari and the beautiful beaches of Mombasa. However, the start couldnt have been worse. From the surreal landscape of Nairobi airport after it was burned out last week, to the neverending drive to the hut. The locality is at least an hour... More

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Fort Lauderdale
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3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2013

I had booked a deluxe double room based on the photos of the property. Specifically, I was expecting the red room with the nice looking furniture. When we arrived, we were given the standard room which was too small for two of us to move around in with our luggage. I pulled up my reservation online and asked if we... More

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2013

I stayed at Eden Gardens for 6 days in june to hold a certification course on Mikrotik. It is a very good location for trainings of small groups as they have limited rooms and a beautiful garden. This provided a very good atmotsphere in the group and we really got a close connection. The training room was nice and internet... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2013 via mobile

A river runs through it. Unfortunately just upstream of the house a sewer empties into the river and the river bank is littered by garbage and muck. The gardener appears to have been on long leave, about twenty years, and has the garden an air of neglect. Nothing has been recently maintained, stairs are missing paving blocks, pool fittings corroded,... More

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EdenGardensNBO, Owner at Eden Gardens, responded to this review

Dear Louis I am very sad to see your review from your visit at Eden Gardens. We deeply apologize that you feel this way about your stay. I am also a little bit puzzled. I did assist to arrange a citytour for you after you had stayed several hours at our place and none of the above points were mentioned.... More

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Additional Information about Eden Gardens

Address: 26 Convent Drive, Nairobi 00603, Kenya
Location: Kenya > Nairobi
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
Ranked #41 of 145 B&Bs / Inns in Nairobi
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Eden Gardens 3*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Eden Gardens is situated in a homely lush garden in the heart of Lavington just 6km from the centre of one of Africa’s most vibrant capital cities, Nairobi. Eden Gardens is a small haven of peace, intimacy and tranquility. With only 5 rooms, it is more than a home away from home.Whether you’re in Nairobi for a night or a month, Eden Gardens has something to suit your needs.Try us. If you like the sound of birds, wind in the trees, and green lawns with a river running by, yet you need to be close to the action, then Eden Gardens is for you. Conveniently located in the Lavington suburb of Nairobi, Eden Gardens has easy access to the major highways and is less than 2 minutes from James Gichuru Road. What's more, the Lavington Shopping Centre is within walking distance where there is access to banks, hairdressers and a supermarket. ... more   less 
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