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Kenya Hostels

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Tulia House (Mombasa)
$19 and up *
#2 of 40 Specialty lodging in Mombasa
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  • "We stayed at tulia house for a week with my friends,slept at amboseli dorm!the service was nice,place super clean and good food in the restaurant but the best thing about the place was the good vibe u..."
  • "The Dorms are very very Clean as the Bath Rooms The Pool the Water is Clean tooo they look after You get also a Bath Towel and if you stay longer then You can get a New One Just Ask!!!!!!!!! The Lo..."
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Manyatta Backpackers (Nairobi)
$24 and up *
#19 of 94 Specialty lodging in Nairobi
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  • "I have nothing but good things to say about Manyatta's! I traveled with a group of friends throughout Kenya and we'd return to Nairobi a number of times and each time, we stayed at Manyatta's. Such wo..."
  • "Manyatta Backpackers is basic, but value for money. The very friendly staff makes you feel welcome and they'll help you out with whatever you need. We also did trips to Mount Kenya and Masai Mara with..."
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Mkenya Camp (Nairobi)
$12 and up *
#36 of 94 Specialty lodging in Nairobi
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  • "I traveled all over Kenya and Tanzania. This place was my favorite -- I loved it even more than my safari experience. I was treated as a member of the family and through Mkenya Camp was able to access..."
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#1 of 8 Specialty lodging in Kilifi
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  • "Absolutely stunning. One of those gems you come across on rare occasions when traveling. A place where flights are changed and plans remade, where having to leave is the only disappointment. Would be ..."
  • "There is no reason not to go here, everything is simply great!! The surroundings are stunning, idyllic, quiet; the people are so, so nice and kind; the place itself is beautiful; there is a pool and i..."
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Watamu Backpackers (Watamu)
$30 and up *
#13 of 15 Specialty lodging in Watamu
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  • "For the budget traveller who is not beelining for the for a wallet devouring front row properties this delightful spot amongst the palms along the creek offers the lot from a place to pitch your tent,..."
  • "This was my first visit to Watamu Backpackers camp. The tents were very clean, tidy and comfortable and the outside shower was brilliant. The staff were on hand all the time and security was very goo..."
Safina Hostel (Mombasa)
$10 and up *
#22 of 40 Specialty lodging in Mombasa
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  • "This is not the place to stay if you want the usual backpackers experience of rowdy drinking games, late nights and late mornings and keeping company with like minded western travellers. However, if y..."
South Coast Backpackers (Diani Beach)
$13 and up *
#2 of 33 Specialty lodging in Diani Beach
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  • "I stayed at South Coast Backpackers for 4 days and had a great experience. It has the atmosphere of a hostel with lots of great people but its like staying a resort...the pool was gorgeous, the food d..."
  • "I' ve been here about a week longer than I expected and I don't reget any second of it. We had a bouncy castle party for one of the resident's birthday. It got out of control. The staff is great, so i..."
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#1 of 1 Specialty lodging in Embu
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  • "I've visited the Embu Scout Centre on 3 occasions (2007, 2009, 2012). It provides a range of rooms (4 bed [2 x bunks], twins, singles and just being built a block of doubles). The main block (twins/..."
Bush House & Camp (Nairobi)
$25 and up *
#49 of 94 Specialty lodging in Nairobi
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  • "i loved the fact the transportation was arranged,the staff were very friendly and superbe, The food was deliciousi also enjoyed the privacy in my room although had access to business center and confer..."
  • "Very nice place to stay at, staff is above all expectations... however, make sure you get a room inside the house and not in the back house as those rooms are smaller and darker. In the beginning when..."
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Backpacker's Nirvana (Mombasa)
$15 and up *
#3 of 40 Specialty lodging in Mombasa
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  • "I came to Backpackers Nirvana after having the kind of African horror experience in Tanzania that you think only happens in movies. The staff was not only more than willing to accommodate me on an ext..."
  • "It's a super place to stay at pocket friendly prices.plus Lesley and the staff are really friendly and accomodating.- will certainly be going back at the very least for the "special cocktail" and to w..."
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Mombasa Backpackers (Mombasa)
$11 and up *
#7 of 40 Specialty lodging in Mombasa
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  • "I stayed here from Thursday September 5th to Sunday September 8th. It was a lot of fun and the people were really cool. The staff here were very friendly and helpful with everything i needed. you c..."
  • "Mombasa Backpackers is the best backpackers I've seen so far. Nice clean pool, open areas everywhere, very natural, near a large supermarket, amazing people, good prices, and I guarantee that you'll ..."
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#32 of 94 Specialty lodging in Nairobi
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  • "The nicest thing about this place is the people you encounter here. Aside from backpackers, its a hub for NGO workers and volunteers getting together the last few bits and bobs before of inbetween the..."
  • "We give this an average rating because the food was good - although sometimes a little cold - the bar man David is lovely, very friendly and helpful and there is a good communal area outside and in. O..."
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Wildebeeste (Nairobi)
#17 of 94 Specialty lodging in Nairobi
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Terminal Hotel (Nairobi)
#31 of 94 Specialty lodging in Nairobi
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#50 of 94 Specialty lodging in Nairobi
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  • "I booked a 5-days safari tour with them (African Home Adventure Safaris, which is OK). On the way home, I stayed one nite with them. The location is clean and quiet, about 45 minutes' walk from downto..."
  • "Stayed in Nairobi International Youth Hostel for one night upon arrival to Nairobi. The place is very basic and looks like my school-times summer camp sleeping facilities. However, the staff was very ..."
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