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    Milimani Backpackers & Safari Centre

    St Hellen Ln Off Langata Road, Karen | P.O Box 21289, Nairobi 00505, Kenya
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    Overview
    • Excellent27%
    • Very good32%
    • Average20%
    • Poor9%
    • Terrible12%
    Travellers talk about
    “shady garden” (2 reviews)
    “matatu ride” (2 reviews)
    “common room” (2 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Family Rooms
    Concierge
    Laundry Service
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Shuttle Bus Service
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    Acacia Tree Lodge
    39 reviews
    #21 of 167 hotels in Nairobi
     
    The Heron Portico
    501 reviews
    #7 of 167 hotels in Nairobi
     
    Hemingways Nairobi
    507 reviews
    #1 of 167 hotels in Nairobi
     
    House of Waine
    259 reviews
    #19 of 167 hotels in Nairobi
     
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    Reviews (118)
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    1 - 5 of 110 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    A hostel with some wonderful staff and a chef that cooks the best food on the planet. The rooms are very clean and fresh and the hostel also got a cozy living room where you can just watch some tv, drink som beers or just...More

    Thank Oskar E
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Stayed here a few times over the years while traveling to Nairobi. Made lots of wonderful travel companions and always felt secure, safe and well looked after. Staff here are wonderful and offer help with whatever you may need.

    Thank sepowell1
    Reviewed 10 July 2017

    I found this Hostel last minute. I picked it since it was really close to the Giraffe Center and the Elephant Sanctuary. The service was great. They had a full time cook which made it feel really homely. The couches and TV added to that...More

    Thank Stephen J
    Reviewed 7 July 2017

    Beautiful, safe, warm and homely place with beautiful gardens/greenery to rest in, relatively cheap and good food, very good wifi and generally clean environment.The staff from Anne,the cleaning ladies, chef, the other receptionist and manager were all very nice, helpful and friendly.

    Thank bidemi2017
    Reviewed 18 March 2017

    From the well groomed grounds to the charming common areas to the wonderful meals prepared by William, Milimani's felt very much like an earlier reviewer said, "home away from home". All of the staff were uber friendly and the owner, Patricia, was the most gracious...More

    Thank lisalou1963
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    39 reviews
    #21 of 167 hotels in Nairobi
     
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    501 reviews
    #7 of 167 hotels in Nairobi
     
    Hemingways Nairobi
    507 reviews
    #1 of 167 hotels in Nairobi
     
    House of Waine
    259 reviews
    #19 of 167 hotels in Nairobi
     
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Airport Transportation
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$12 - US$24 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 23
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    • Location
    • Kenya >
    • Nairobi
    • Also Known As
    • Milimani Backpackers & Safari Centre Hotel Nairobi ,
    • Milimani Backpackers And Safari Centre
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    Traveller (24)
    Room & Suite (3)
    Dining (2)
    Pool & Beach (2)
    Hotel & Grounds (28)
    Family and Play Areas (2)
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    Nearby Attractions
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    Questions & Answers
    Diceman2020
    11 February 2016|
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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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