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Charming 2 bedroom guest cottage

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Charming 2 bedroom guest cottage

2 guests2 bedrooms2 beds2.5 baths
2 guests
2 bedrooms
2 beds
2.5 baths
Entire home
You’ll have the guesthouse to yourself.
Self check-in
You can check in with the doorman.
Great location
92% of recent guests gave the location a 5-star rating.
This is one of a few places in the area that has this feature.

A fully self-contained luxury 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom cottage with private garden located in the leafy part of old Karen. Secure, serviced, short or long lets.


Free parking on premises

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
1 single bed



57 reviews
Martha User Profile
February 2020
We stayed 2 weeks in the cottage and it was perfect. Kitchen was well equipped and 2 great grocery stores nearby made it easy to do a lot of our own cooking. Caretaker Florence was lovely and made sure we had everything we needed. Tin Roof Cafe was our favorite restaurant right…
Sarah User Profile
October 2019
Lena’s place is super clean and a great place to call home. You’ll wake up to the sounds of birds and even a rooster on the property! A Karen oasis far away from the hustle and bustle of Nairobi.
Benjamin User Profile
April 2019
After multiple stays I continue to be impressed with the location and Cottage. Stay here if you can. Close to everything, quiet and well appointed. The best!!
Lynn User Profile
January 2019
Beautiful, clean, private home and wonderful staff. Great location. Lena was very responsive to questions. Would definitely stay here again.
Brooke User Profile
December 2018
My husband and I loved our stay at Lena’s beautiful home in Karen. It is tucked away in a gorgeous neighborhood full of trees. During our stay we especially enjoyed the privacy of the house and the ability to cook for ourselves in the kitchen (when we arrived we even found fresh…
Krystal User Profile
April 2018
This place was a perfect getaway and in a great location!!
Jamie User Profile
February 2018
We came from the US to Kenya to pick up our new baby and stayed at Lena’s beautiful cottage for two weeks while waiting for baby’s passport. It was so nice to have such a comfortable place to call home. The kitchen had everything we needed, the patio is wonderful for morning…

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Nairobi, KenyaJoined in February 2015
Lena User Profile
60 Reviews
After years of full time employment with German television, German aid and the German embassy I now am back at German Aid working in West Africa with frequent trips back to Nairobi. My good neighbor and staff are available to assist guests.
Interaction with guests
We are just next door if you need anything but far enough away to not be intrusive. The property is self-contained, in the grounds of our house so you can keep yourself in the privacy of cottage if you wish. We can offer extra services such as providing basic foods on arrival,…
Languages: English, Français, Deutsch
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within a few hours
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Nairobi, Kenya

Things to keep in mind

Self check-in with building staff

House Rules

  • Not suitable for children and infants
  • No smoking
  • No pets
  • No parties or events