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An Irish Welcome in Karen - River Cottage One

Alastair And Nekoye is a superhost.
Alastair And Nekoye

An Irish Welcome in Karen - River Cottage One

5 guests2 bedrooms4 beds1 bath
5 guests
2 bedrooms
4 beds
1 bath
Entire home
You’ll have the chalet to yourself.
Self check-in
You can check in with the doorman.
Alastair And Nekoye is a Superhost
Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Indoor fireplace
This is one of a few places in the area that has this feature.

Self catering log cottage with integrated lounge/dining/kitchen area, 2 double bedrooms, separate bathroom, open wood fire. View over private lake. Fully secured and remote controlled electric gate. Cottage cleaning included.


Free parking on premises
Hair dryer
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide alarm
The host hasn't reported a carbon monoxide detector on the property.

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 king bed,1 single bed
Bedroom 2
2 double beds



36 reviews
Taylor User Profile
February 2020
Great location in Karen and a good value for money compared with other options
Aaron & Marisa User Profile
Aaron & Marisa
February 2020
We stayed here for 4 nights and it was absolutely wonderful. It was beautiful and peaceful. The location is wonderful. It's in a quiet area, but near so many fun places. Alastair and Nekoye went above and beyond in their hospitality. I would highly recommend this pla e for…
Lori User Profile
October 2018
It may be a little bit difficult to find in the dark the first time but the seclusion and quiet is perfect after a hectic day. I would have no qualms about booking an extended stay here and the hosts were amazing.
Beverly User Profile
October 2018
Alastair and Nekoye's place is delightfully quit and peaceful. It is hard to believe that it us not so far from the bustle of Nairobi. And a pleasant medium length hike to the Hub mall. The kitchen is well equipped to handle about any fish you would like to whip up. The WIFI is…
Troy User Profile
May 2018
something I wasn't expecting was they have maid service come in and clean everything from dishes to making the bed and doing laundry. that was worth the price with that. its very peaceful on the cottage deck looking out and seeing the different birds in the area. its a must stay…
David User Profile
April 2018
Wonderful, relaxing, bucolic space away from the bustle of town but with the welcome inspiration of birds, friendly dogs, and chickens. Alastair And Nekoye were most helpful in attending quickly to questions and needs like transport. Will definitely return.
Jina User Profile
November 2017
Alastair and Sharon were the perfect hosts! They were always there to help! The accommodations were awesome and the location lovely! Would stay here again in a heartbeat!

Hosted by Alastair And Nekoye

Nairobi, KenyaJoined in August 2015
Alastair And Nekoye User Profile
198 Reviews
Alastair And Nekoye is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
I am a retired company director who has lived in Africa off and on for over 40 years. I have visited over 50 countries worldwide a number of which were visited initially to play rugby. I still enjoy travelling but mainly to visit friends or to play golf. My favourite golfing…
Interaction with guests
We are available most of the time and can offer trips to Nairobi National Park, Elephant orphanage, giraffe centre, Karen Blixen museum at an extra charge. We have a 4 wheel drive vehicle available.
Languages: English, Français
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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The neighborhood

Things to keep in mind

Check-in: 4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Checkout: 11:00 AM
Self check-in with building staff
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM

House Rules

  • No smoking
  • No parties or events
  • Pets are allowed