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Karen Blixen Coffee Garden and Cottages

336 Karen Road, Nairobi, Kenya
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336 Karen Road, Nairobi, Kenya
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Reviewed April 11, 2017

Very special place with a lot of references to Karen Blixen and the times she spent in Kenya. Marvelous trees in the garden and excellent food.Must visit for an afternoon or a dinner.

Thank fs d
Reviewed April 10, 2017 via mobile

We visited The Karen Blixen Coffee Garden several times during our time in Nairobi ...We loved sitting and relaxing in the garden, enjoying the calm far away from the bustling traffic ... The menu was varied and offered a great selection ... Everything we sampled...More

Thank elephant022
Reviewed April 5, 2017

when in Nairobi , you have to visit this area "Karen district" loads to do and top it off by lunching at this venue, very cool vibe , quiet and clean, good service, manicured gardens in a very historic venue

Thank NerveEventsSA
Reviewed March 31, 2017

We have been to Kenya several times - from 2009 twice a year , and this is the Place we won't miss. Take a brake and have luch here!

Thank Marjo123
Reviewed March 31, 2017

We enjoined our lunch in the very rustique garden. And quality of the food was exceptional. The service was very friendly and professional.

Thank Dick M
Reviewed March 25, 2017

We booked a room for September, 2017 at Blixen in November, 2016 and paid in full in advance. In February, 2017, our trip plans changed and we asked Blixen for a refund. There is no mention of their cancellation policy on their web site nor...More

Thank Ashers4820
Reviewed March 21, 2017

Lovely meal from set menu under the shade of the trees in a tranquil garden. Very tasty and good service

Thank Amy_Charlton_0402
Reviewed March 19, 2017

The nicest thinkable sales lady. And very good kikoys for 1300 KES. And lots of other stuff. Definitively worth going to.

Thank Hans L
Reviewed March 16, 2017

I stopped in after visiting the Karen Blixen museum in Feb 2017. I enjoyed the outdoor seating and over all feeling. The coffee was delicious. I did have a minor issue with a dish they served however the staff was very quick to address and...More

Thank Sudburyismyhome
Reviewed March 15, 2017

Relaxing lunch in an oasis of calm following visit to elephant orphanage. Beautiful grounds, great food and service.

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Hi, sorry about my review, I didn't check properly. I am trying to delete it as the review is not for you, but I can't seem to.
April 27, 2017|
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Response from Bonnie D | Property representative |
thank you for your consideration. Y ou can contact trip advisor to delete.
Is the Blixen Coffee Garden located in the Home of Karen Blixin or somewhere else in Karen?
April 26, 2016|
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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