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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
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Reviewed June 28, 2016

It amazingly located and serves amazing coffee and food. The interior is very sophisticated and well crafted. It is highly recommended for family/ friends.

Thank Nikvakil
Reviewed June 26, 2016

This is a charming atmospheric restaurant but I didn't think the food was all that great and it was expensive. Wouldn't go back.

Thank TravelwithFemina
Reviewed June 24, 2016

Lovely food on a veranda Delicious Peri Peri prawns, lovely crayfish. Service slow, but food was fabulous, colonial outpost, reminder of Kenya in the good old days.

Thank wayne020
Reviewed June 21, 2016

Worth a stop by lunch and visit, but not sure if those who like lots of luxury would want to stay. Not far from the Karen Blixen Museum house.

Thank Design1950
Reviewed June 14, 2016

The Karen Blixen Garden is the hotspot to be for foreigners and expats. Here you find many different nationalities but not much Kenyans (or only the wealthy one) it is just to high level for 'ordinary' Kenyans. Not to blame them by the way; I...More

Thank HenkKoppelaar
Reviewed June 8, 2016

Food was excellent! It was a bit chilly on the patio, so our waiter brought out a brazier to keep us warm. The gardens are beautiful and an artist painting there added to the ambience. We were never rushed, and recommend it as an excellent...More

Thank Janice S
Reviewed June 8, 2016

This was a nice, refreshing stop after my jaunt to Nairobi National Park and I enjoyed the food and the hospitality offered by the staff here. The relaxed gardens were also very lovely.

Thank dorsey222
Reviewed May 31, 2016

This museum site is well preserved in honour of Karen Blixen. Really nicely done! Beautiful gardens. A great spot next door too for a bite to eat, or a grand buffet! The area is fantastic!

Thank Lorraine H
Reviewed May 28, 2016

Located in Karen outside the hustle of Nairobi, the Cottages were a perfect place to begin our journey. After a long flight, a quick trip to David Sheldrick Elephant Orphanage and an easy dinner was a great first day of our adventure!

Thank Caliban555
Reviewed May 28, 2016

If you've ever seen the movie: "Out of Africa" and you find yourself visiting Kenya, you would not want to miss out on the very special experience of seeing the coffee farm. The problem these days is that the capital Nairobi has grown and spread...More

Thank busser-graff
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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
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