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Backpacker's Nirvana

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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good16%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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19 Jun 2015
“Amazing place in Nyali”
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Restaurant
Suites
Bar/Lounge
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Reviewed 27 August 2013 via mobile

Lesley is the best...! Opening her door very wide for a non reservation guest who arraived late at night like me. I felt very welcome in a new city after never ending bus journey from  nairobi. directly love the athmosfer there... The guesthouse was clean,bright...More

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Reviewed 26 July 2013 via mobile

It's a backpackers, and doesn't pretend to be a 5* resort. This is reflected in the kind of people it attracts. It's small and friendly, basic and yet I've yet to meet anyone with a single negative comment. Lesley is lovely, one of the most...More

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Response from Lesley_kenyabeds, Owner at Backpacker's NirvanaResponded 27 July 2013

Hi sweetheart, thankyou so much for your review... It was lovely to have you both as my guests.. I'm so happy you were around at my party! Just to respond to a couple of pointers :) ... The house Was packed, and sometimes people don't...More

Reviewed 5 June 2013

I stayed at Backpacker's Nirvana last summer for two weeks while volunteering in Mombasa. The owner, Leslie and her staff were incredible! I stayed in the dorm room which was very comfortable and cleaned every day. Breakfast was included which made it easier to have...More

Thank drimorera
Reviewed 9 April 2013

I stayed for about 20 days and while doing a dive course. I got everything I wanted at the hostel, relax evenings to study, busy evenings to go out, great company from the people that stayed and the staff. Awesome time with Lesley the owner...More

Thank Rpqvdt
Reviewed 31 March 2013

I spent 9 months here while I was volunteering in Mombasa, as soon as I arrived everyone was so welcoming and it soon felt like home! Lesley soon became a friend to me who was always there if I needed her, we had many adventures...More

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Top amenities
Beachfront
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Price range
US$6 - US$20 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette
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Price range
US$6 - US$20 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette
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Sarah O
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Response from Lesley_kenyabeds | Property representative |
All you require is already included. However, private rental of the house - no. I live in the premises and can't turn away other guests...the nature of hosting backpackers :-) Guest kitchen is always included, children are... More
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"Stayed in the dorm, was OK. Private room looked small form outside..."
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"all rooms are nice you save a little money if you stay in the dorm."
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"Speak to Lesley, she will help you to select the room you need. There are also dormitories available and she..."
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"Charity will be of great advice"
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