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Munich, Germany
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Reviewed 9 February 2014

we stayed at this quiet, lovely and very clean place in January 2014 for a few days, before we travelled back to Germany. The big garden was ideally suited for our 14 month old son to run around and watch the chicken and turkeys in the backyard. The breakfast was very nice with tasty fruit and Mandazi. We´d love to... More 

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 6 January 2014

I spent 10 days in Nairobi over the Christmas period and stayed at this lovely Bed and Breakfast ran by a husband and wife duo. The house and grounds are lovely and peaceful and situated in a quiet, secure part of Nairobi, in Karen at the foothillls of the Ngong Hills. The amenities are basic, but this is a clean... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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Reviewed 2 January 2014

Margpherhouse is a great place to stay if you looking for comfortable affordable accomodation in the Karen area. The rooms are clean and neat. The grounds are spacious with comfortable garden chairs if you are looking to relax. They are also not fussy about check in and check out times which is great. The breakfast was also very tasty and... More 

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Celina, Ohio, USA
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Reviewed 27 August 2013

Magret, Monde and Flora gave us a warm welcome to Margpher House. The rooms were on the spartan side; however, they sufficiently met our needs. We appreciated having Eric to transport us around town. We found him personable and accommodating and we paid him well for his services. I recommend Margpher House to anyone seeking safe, clean and welcoming accommodations... More 

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Cologne, Germany
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Reviewed 23 August 2012

Margpher House in Karen is a very lovely place in the beautiful and secure surounding of Karen Nairobi. The owners, Margret and her husband Monde, are very friendly and helpful hosts. Margaret's breakfast is simple great! Highly recommendable at an affordable price!

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Naples, Florida
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Reviewed 15 July 2012

We spent several nights at this house before and after our Safari in the Masai Mara. The Owner Margret was very nice and her daughter helped us in many ways. I don't think you can beat the price for a safe place to stay in the Karen District. My only negative experience was the driver Eric she recommended. I found... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Margpher Guest House is situated in Karen, a suburb of Nairobi, Kenya. It is a place most guests consider home away from home. Situated in a quiet area, it provides for a tranquil setting that you cannot find in hotels. Margpher House is elegantly and tastefully furnished with seven spacious and comfortable rooms. The guest house also has a large yard with lots of trees, flowers and deck chairs where once can sit, relax and enjoy the sun, bird watch, or simply enjoy the view. It is a 5 minute drive from the Karen Shopping Centre, 15 minutes from Nairobi City Centre, and 25 minutes from Jomo Kenyatta International Airport ... more   less 

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Address: Karen, Nairobi 11698, Kenya
Region: Kenya > Nairobi
Price Range: €57 - €66 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 7
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