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Milimani Backpackers & Safari Centre

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Reviewed January 29, 2014

I stayed here whilst going in and out of Africa and loved it! It's not a resort or a hotel but a simple and lovely place to catch up on some rest and get some quiet. I was with a big group so we kind...More

Thank Christina K
Reviewed January 25, 2014

Milimani backpackers is an ideal base from which to explore Nairobi or the rest of Kenya.It is in a nice secluded compound South of the centre, has a beautiful garden, and relaxed atmosphere to find other travelers to explore Nairobi with. I made some great...More

Thank NLDTravel
Reviewed January 10, 2014

The hostel itself was ok if you are looking for a cheap place to stay in Nairobi. Nothing too special, not too clean, not too dirty. It is located in a peaceful area some kilometres from the city center and easily reached from the airport....More

Thank Petra P
Reviewed October 8, 2013

GOOD: Third-party safari destination that they send you too is everything a safari should be!!! Peter, our driver, and Asmon, the chef, were a true delight. Fairly clean, average hostel. BAD: Barely a common area to meet with other travelers, and an office-sense about the...More

4  Thank C S
Reviewed September 18, 2013

I absolutely LOVED my time at Milimani. The staff are very welcoming and friendly. The other guests are very nice as well. The kitchen and chef always had delicious food. I've stayed with Milimani numerous times while in Nairobi, and I've always been happy with...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Restaurant
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Shuttle Bus Service
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Concierge
Self-Serve Laundry
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Restaurant
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Price range
$10 - $30 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
$10 - $30 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Diceman2020
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Response from Mark R | Reviewed this property |
Contact the owner Patricia on the Milimani website. She's very helpful
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"Pick a bed away from the window"
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"If you want to "splurge," the large corner room with the balcony is great!"
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"If you can stretch your budget, the massive double room with balcony is worth the splurge."
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"if you have a tent, its both cheap and lovely to camp in the garden."
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