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Peaceful garden cottage


Peaceful garden cottage

2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 bath
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 bath

Self-contained timber cottage (cabin, banda), with spacious double bedroom/living room, separate kitchen and bathroom, private garden, own entry and parking. Located in the leafy part of old Karen, close to the Country Club and Karen Blixen Museum. Secure, with electric gate and fence around the compound. A choice of shopping centres, bars and restaurants within easy distance. 40 minutes drive from the main airport. Short or long lets.


Free parking on premises
Hair dryer
Laptop friendly workspace

Sleeping arrangements

Common spaces
1 king bed

House Rules

No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events


5 Reviews

Perrin User Profile
November 2015
I stayed at this idyllic cottage for a month while I was looking for more permanent housing in Nairobi. From the first night, it felt like home thanks to Rose. She was incredibly caring and made it such a comfortable place to stay. The environment and cottage was perfect in every…
Morgan User Profile
March 2015
Rose was a wonderful host! We were very comfortable and happy in the cozy cottage and loved the location in Karen. She arranged for our friend who was visiting to stay in another place on her property which was super helpful and convenient for us. The staff were friendly and …
Kip, Wambui And Kaya User Profile
Kip, Wambui And Kaya
January 2015
Rose and Steve are two of the best hosts we have ever encountered with Airbnb. From a pizza party to having our needs met. They made us feel so welcome! And the cottage is awesome! Private gate, mature landscape and everything inside that we needed for our month-long stay. W…
Nina User Profile
September 2017
We spent 2.5 months at this Airbnb. The compound is nicely located for going to Nairobi National Park. It is located in close proximity to two major shopping centers. The staff and security were wonderful. They were friendly and always willing and available to help. I can't…
Alastair User Profile
March 2017
Lovely quiet cabin on lush green private property. Perfect if you need a quiet place to work or just to get away from it all. Big shopping centre a 10 minute drive away if you need it. Walkable to Karen Blixen museum and its restaurants. Rose is a friendly, welcoming, helpful hos…

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Nairobi, KenyaJoined in September 2013
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