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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
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    Self-Serve Laundry
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    Acacia Tree Lodge
    39 reviews
    #20 of 167 hotels in Nairobi
     
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    501 reviews
    #7 of 167 hotels in Nairobi
     
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    507 reviews
    #1 of 167 hotels in Nairobi
     
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    259 reviews
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    41 - 45 of 110 reviews

    Reviewed 24 January 2015

    We stayed in Milimani Backpackers several times during December/January 2014/2015 between different trips in Kenya (safari, beach, Mt. Kenya). We stayed in a private room (called Simba). Accommodation The room was very big and had its own balcony and toilets/shower. It was clean and the...More

    Thank Matthias G
    Reviewed 12 December 2014

    First review I´ve ever written, but this needs to be known… Summary: Company delays departure and makes you do all your drives within a 24 hour timeframe so that they only have to pay for one day instead of two. They then produce a lot...More

    5  Thank Jeppe_HB
    Reviewed 12 November 2014

    Nice place, mostly because Nairobi lacks other nice hostels or campsites. Dorms are fine. Hot showers once in a while. Staff is very keen on the money, which is sometimes a little annoying. The safes are charged for, even if you use your own padlock....More

    Thank Floris46
    Reviewed 2 November 2014 via mobile

    Great atmosphere, cozy place, Friendly staff. It has tv, books, and give & take box for backpackers. Dorms are fine and clean, hot showers. Check for Milimani location, since they move around a lot. A good place to relax for a few days in nairobi.

    Thank Ariel K
    Reviewed 19 August 2014

    I stayed here for two nights in June 2014 having booked it from Australia. The staff were helpful and the food was so reasonably priced that I went back after I had even stayed at the Kivi Millman Hotel down the road. They had some...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Airport Transportation
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Things to do
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    • 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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    • Nairobi
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    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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