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“Charming home of fascinating woman” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Karen Blixen coffee garden and Cottages

Karen Blixen coffee garden and Cottages
336 Karen Road, Nairobi, Kenya
254-20-88 21 38
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Ranked #6 of 43 attractions in Nairobi
Type: Historic Sites
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Hemel Hempstead, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
“Charming home of fascinating woman”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2014

Delightful home of Kenya's most famous woman .You can stand and imagine the thousands of tribal visitors who came to her for help.

Visited August 2013
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“Oase”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2014

If someone comes back from Nairobi without eating here or sitting in the garden that means you missed something. To my opinion it is an oase. The food is very good and the ambiance is just perfect.

Visited October 2013
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Nairobi, Kenya
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“A busy place frequented by tourists however the food from the kitchen hardly misses the mark”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2014

Excellent service despite the overwhelmed staff, fresh quality food and lovely outdoor setting for couples, groups or families.

Visited July 2013
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Notre Dame, United States
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“enjoyable”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2013

This is an enjoyable and lovely place for lunch. You cannot beat the environment. The service is excellent and the food is very good. You get what you pay for and you should not be disappointed. I would certainly recommend it and would come back again. Reservations help, but they are very good at getting you seated.

Visited December 2013
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“Only for lunch”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2013

This place is only for lunch. Nothing to visit. Food is good. Small place.

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