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Karura House

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221 Ruaka Rd | P.O Box 10001, Nairobi 00400, Kenya
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Karura House
Ranked #32 of 154 Nairobi B&B and Inns
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Kampala, Uganda
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

Very good security guaranteed; the two small dogs and of course the two very big doors that kept guard throughout the night.Very nice hosts (Mr & Mrs Kimani) and nice warm Kenyan dishes,"Mokimo",etc !!! Very clean compound and lawns and nice family living room ! Longest I have ever stayed within East African other than my country ! The maid... More

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Karura H, Manager at Karura House, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review. It was our great pleasure to host you! I will pass your regards to all and we look forward to welcoming you again and again. More

Madrid, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2014

I spend two nights at Karura House. I couldn't choose better!!! The room was very big, with the amazing view of the gardens, the breakfast was great and the people too (Muthoni, Erik...). I felt like at home. I had also the opportunity to cook during the day in its full equipped kitchen. Very quiet and close to UN compound... More

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Karura H, Manager at Karura House, responded to this review

Dear Igone, It was such a great pleasure hosting you! Thank you for your review and for choosing to stay with us. We look forward to welcoming you again in the future. Warm Regards, Karura House. More

Nairobi
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013

We stayed at Karura House for one whole month in August 2012, while looking for a house in Nairobi. We absolutely loved the place and the family, and could well have stayed on for even longer. At that time the family rented out two rooms, one with a private entrance and one in the main part of the house itself.... More

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Karura H, Manager at Karura House, responded to this review

Dear Pia and Matts, It was such an absolute pleasure to host you and more importantly to make friends with you! Thank you for the detailed feedback and we would love to host you again ;) Warm Regards, Karura House More

Lilongwe, Lilongwe, Malawi
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2013

The Karura house makes you feel at home in Nairobi with a full breakfast in the morning, snacks, tea, and a delicious dinner with greens from their gardens. The room was comfortable and offered a warm bath. The UN Complex is only a 20 minute walk away, or a 5-10 minute taxi ride. The family is wonderful, accommodating, and great... More

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Dear Molly, It was a real pleasure to host you! We look forward to welcoming you again next time you are in a Nairobi! Warm Regards, Karura House Family More

Paris, France
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2013

A very welcoming place that will make you feel like home. Great breakfast made just for you. Beautiful and peaceful backyard. I wish I had time to enjoy the pool. Ideal if you are on a business trip for a UN conference.

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Thank you Claire for your review. It was a delight to host you and welcome again ! Warm Regards, Karura House More

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Address: 221 Ruaka Rd | P.O Box 10001, Nairobi 00400, Kenya
Location: Kenya > Nairobi
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $

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Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Swimming Pool
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Karura House is located on the hilltops of the Karura Forest with sprawling views. It is set amidst blooming gardens and is located only 5 minutes away from the UN headquarters,Village Market and numerous embassies. We have double, en-suite rooms. Breakfast is tailored to your tastes with the option of a full English breakfast or continental Breakfast. There is also unlimited access to wireless internet and access to the swimming pool facility and gardens. ... more   less 
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