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Karen Blixen Coffee Garden and Cottages

336 Karen Road, Nairobi, Kenya
+254 728 787607
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336 Karen Road, Nairobi, Kenya
+254 728 787607
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Such a lovely peaceful serene place for lunch and/or drinks having visited the museum. Extensive menu. Plentyful and very tasty food.

Thank shahsampler
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Service here is consistent with international best practices. The establishment has invested culinary skills.This is now our preferred destination

Thank DismasMokua
Reviewed 1 week ago

Really expensive place to stay, looks nice at first with lovely fire place and four poster bed. Look just a little closer though.. the loo had not been cleaned, the furniture was chipped and broken in places and the poor staff had holes in their...More

Thank raffertybrown
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've been to Nairobi twice, and both times have visited with our group of 14 for our farewell dinner at the restaurant at the end of the trip. The staff was extra attentive and made both visits the perfect end to our journey--even presented us...More

Thank Monica F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have lunch here several times during our stay. We sat outside under a tree surrounded by beautiful garden. The food and the service were excellent. My favorite restaurant in the Nairobi.

Thank KLHUsa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is where she wrote "Out of Africa" Shadows in The Grass" and got inspiration to so many successful books like Seven Gothic Tales" etc. Its a must to see the House where she met the love of her life but also had the catastrophes...More

Thank hrdk2017
Reviewed December 16, 2017 via mobile

My family and I spent 2 nights here at the end of a months visit to Kenya. We couldn't believe the beautiful gardens and trees. The stone tiled pool looked stunning. The staff were helpful and attentive and the whole atmosphere was peaceful and relaxing....More

1  Thank Sarah B
Reviewed December 13, 2017

This coffee garden is stationed just a few kilometers from Nairobi city. This garden looks great.It is named after the great darch woman who ones lived in kenya.I recommend pple to visit this amazing place.

Thank John M
Reviewed December 6, 2017

A very nice place for coffee and lunch when one is in Nairobi. Based in a very beautiful green environment of the Karen Brixen area. Very quiet place which can also serve well for family meetings. The place is located in the midst of one...More

Thank FavourSafaris
Reviewed December 2, 2017

We ate in the garden and the whole feel of the place was relaxed, friendly and professional. The food was good and not overpriced and the staff were attentive. There was a real family atmosphere on the day we ate (which was at the weekend)...More

Thank yorkyibiza
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Response from rtrjane | Reviewed this property |
SWEDO house, built in 1912, was the original farm office and is the current site of the Karen Blixen Coffee gardens. Bogani house, occupied by Karen Blixen from 1917 to 1931 is about half a mile down the road, towards the... More