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Karen Blixen Coffee Garden & Cottages

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  • Average3%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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Pool
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Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

We stayed for 4 nights and loved our time so much that we returned for one day after our safari. The owner Bonnie has created a lovely, quiet setting that is perfect before or after a safari or as a home base for exploring Kenya....More

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Reviewed 29 March 2017

After arriving back in Kenya we transferred to The Karen Blixen Cottages, a place of beautiful peace and quiet. Our room wasn't quite ready but at such an early hour that wasn't unexpected... we didn't have to wait long though and we were able to...More

Thank Moscan
Reviewed 19 February 2017

I had looked forward to staying at the cottages for some time. I decided to treat myself and at $400 a night it should be some treat. The room was charming overall but filthy as was the pool. The furniture was shabby and not in...More

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Reviewed 10 February 2017

This is a beautiful place and you can walk away not only with a full stomach but with paintings done on the spot. You can choose to dine outside under a shade of trees and watch birds singing. This is the experience i got last...More

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Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Decided to treat ourselves, however found that - reputation far exceeded reality! No hot water on both days, after having asked twice for someone to see to it, breakfast was passable for an establishment a tenth the cost, and cleanliness suspect after having to have...More

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Amenities
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Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Room Service
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Price range
US$246 - US$390 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Details
Price range
US$246 - US$390 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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lynnr552014
29 December 2014|
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Response from Jane S |
From memory I think we paid around $350 a night incl breakfast, we made our booking via email. Hope this helps.
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"Just go somewhere more professional and service friendly"
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"The hotel is located on a very busy road with a lot of truck noise. Ask for a cottage as far away from the..."
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"less noise on the south side"
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"All equally good from what we observed."
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