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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 August 21, 2016

We stayed two nights here which were quite nice. The room was spacious, had a fireplace and comfortable beds. Clean and pretty grounds with a nice pool although wasn't warm enough weather for us to enjoy. We enjoyed breakfast in the eating area by the...More

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Reviewed August 19, 2016

This is one place that makes the goose bumps so worthy it. The spirit is the story behind the museum still lingers ans one cannot have enough of the history the place carry with it. its worth visiting and reliving the life of Karen Blixen...More

Thank Kristine K
Reviewed August 18, 2016

We had a very nice tour here and enjoyed it very much. The grounds and house tell an amazing story and our guide was excellent!

Thank Russ_Sharon
Reviewed August 17, 2016

We did this tour on the first day of arrival so it was very nice. The weather was nice and cool. we stayed for two hrs to see the entire planation

Thank Nimisha P
Reviewed August 12, 2016

This restaurant /bar is set in lovely surroundings and on a nice sunny day it is lovely to sit in the garden, The meal was really nice & well cooked, there is a large bar area with wide TV screen. Good parking and toilets.

Thank gypsy039
Reviewed August 11, 2016 via mobile

Suggested by our driver after visiting elephant orphanage and Kazuri beads. We were muddy and dirty from the orphanage so truly appreciated the warm scented wash cloths.also appreciated the charcoal stoves brought to our table side to warm us. Very decadent compared to what we...More

Thank watingforsun
Reviewed August 7, 2016 via mobile

We visited yesterday for a relaxing late lunch. Gorgeous garden setting, tables well spaced out giving plenty of privacy. Varied menus with something for everyone. We we're served by Christine, she was warm and friendly. A really good find!

Thank Bluebell277
Reviewed July 26, 2016

A nice garden location for lunch, especially when combined with a visit to the elephant orphanage. A good choice of light, snack or full lunch options, as well as yummy cakes etc.

Thank Rebecca_travelsaway
Reviewed July 25, 2016

I visited Karen Blixen Coffee Garden twice while in Nairobi for work in 2015. The food here was good but not great. For me, this was the case with most restaurants in Nairobi. However, there is more here than just food. The setting is beautiful....More

Thank bellaalma
Reviewed July 22, 2016

Had a wonderful lunch at the Coffee Garden after visiting the elephant orphanage and the giraffe center. The grounds are beautiful.

Thank liliane4182016
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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