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1 Bed

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Private room in safe, expat-friendly neighborhood. Within 10min walk to iHub, Yaya Center, and other malls. 2min walk to public transport. Free high-speed wifi (10mbps). Free laundry on weekends. Host is American living in Kenya for 3 years. Karibu!

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32" TV with cable, DVD, and surround sound. All common areas and bedrooms with clean, short-haired carpet.

The Space
Bed type: Real Bed
Property type: Apartment
Accommodates: 1
Bedrooms: 1
Bathrooms: 1
Beds: 1


Weekly Price: $250 /week
Monthly Price: $800 /month
Cancellation: Flexible


House Rules

Safety Features
Smoke Detector
Carbon Monoxide Detector
First Aid Kit
Safety Card
Fire Extinguisher

1 night minimum stay

New full-size bed with high quality linens and microfiber pillows. Room also includes a computer desk, chair, and lamp (not pictured).

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About the Host, Michael

Nairobi, Kenya
Member since October 2013
Response rate: 100% (past 90 days)
Response time: within a few hours

  • Michael
  • Katanazi Restaurant

    Great local joint right across from the apartment. Authentic Kenyan food, awesome nyama choma (roasted goat), and a great place to get a cold Tusker (beer).
    Kirichwa Rd Nairobi Nairobi
  • Greenhouse Shopping Centre

    Extremely close Naivas grocery store for basic food items and other essentials. Within 5 min walking. The shopping mall also has a couple decent restaurants including Misono Japanese Restaurant.
    Kirichwa Ln Nairobi Nairobi
  • Nairobi Java House-Adams Arcade

    Really good Starbucks-style coffee house with great coffee, smoothies, and a full menu: sandwiches, salads, wraps, Tex Mex, etc. Also free wifi. Within 5 minutes walk from the apartment!
    Nairobi Nairobi
  • Nakumatt Prestige Plaza

    The WalMart of Kenya. Giant supermarket with everything youll need, including lots of imported goods from familiar brands. Within 10-15 walk.
    Nairobi Nairobi
  • Sushi Soo Japanese Restaurant

    Great sushi and authentic Korean food in Nairobi, within 5 minutes walk from the apartment!
    Wood Ave Nairobi Nairobi
  • Yaya Centre

    Shopping mall with a nice grocery store, food court, micro brew, and restaurants. Best bakery and coffee in Nairobi at Alexandre. Also one of the best Nairobi bookstores on the 2nd floor. 10min walk.
    Ring Road Kilimani Nairobi City Nairobi
  • Debonairs Pizza

    Great South African pizza company, with an awesome 2 for 1 deal on Fridays! If youre here on a Friday we can split one :)
    Ngong Rd Nairobi Nairobi 00100
  • iHub

    Internationally-known center for innovation and technology in Africa. Common site for summer projects and internships. Within 10-15 min walk.
    Ngong Rd Nairobi Nairobi
  • Osteria Del Chianti

    Excellent Italian food with a really nice atmosphere very close to my apartment.
    Lenana Rd Nairobi Nairobi 00200
  • Moniko's Restaurant

    Arguably the best lunch spot in Nairobi, but good for other meals too. Lots of delicious and healthy options on the menu, sandwiches, wraps, pasta, meat, etc. Great coffee and free wifi. 15-20min walk
    Gitanga Road Nairobi Central
  • Brew Bistro and Lounge

    Fun local spot for young people to hang out, bar/restaurant feel with good chicken wings. Also a micro brewery with good beer.
    Ngong road Nairobi City Nairobi 00623
  • The Junction Shopping Center

    Upscale shopping mall with lots of clothing stores, souvenirs , food court, etc. Also several nice restaurants such as ArtCaffe and Medeterraneo (Italian). Subway and a nice movie theater as well.
    Ngong Road Nairobi Nairobi
  • Nairobi Arboretum Park

    Quiet place to take a walk. Very peaceful and calm--good for picnics on the weekend.
    Nairobi Nairobi
  • Uhuru Park

    The peoples part in Kenya, similar in feel but not in size or grandeur to Central Park in New York. A great place to walk around and soak in the sun with the Nairobi skyline in the background.
    Nairobi Nairobi
  • The Carnivore Restaurant

    The quintessential Nairobi restaurant. Serves all-you-can-eat meat of different varieties, the classics like beef, chicken, and pork, as well as some others such as alligator and ostrich.
  • Nairobi Safari Walk

    A nice place to walk around and see animals in a contained environment, like a zoo, without the hassle of a game drive. The animals are rescued orphans from the game parks who wouldnt have survived.
    Nairobi City Nairobi
  • Sheldrick Elephant Orphanage

    The name says it all, but these little elephants are worth the trip!
    Nairobi Nairobi
  • The Village Market

    Great outdoor shopping center next to the UN and US Embassy. Very international flavor and good shops.
    Limuru Road Nairobi Nairobi
  • Talisman Ltd

    Arguably the best restaurant in Nairobi. Certainly a wonderful atmosphere, and not too pricey. Great dinner place.
    Ngong Rd Nairobi Central 00502
  • Tamambo Karen Blixen Coffee House

    Excellent restaurant out in the green Karen suburb. Wonderful for an afternoon lunch or coffee.
    Karen Rd Nairobi Nairobi
  • Giraffe Centre

    See and feed the giraffes--an experience great for photos!
    Simba Hill Road Nairobi Nairobi

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