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    Karen Camp

    Acacia Drive | Off Marula Ln, Nairobi 00502, Kenya
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    09/07/2017 10/07/2017
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      2 adults
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          Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

          Karen camp is a fantastic place to stay whilst touring the area. Brendan and Val (the owners) were both welcoming and great to sit for a chat with. The staff are fabulous and very accommodating and the food is lovely. We are both vegetarians and...More

          Thank zoebramwell
          Reviewed 4 weeks ago

          The rooms and facilities are basic but suitable and very reasonably priced, everything is clean and well maintained. I opted for an ensuite room and was more than satisfied, especially considering the price! More importantly, what makes Karen Camp special is the people. The staff...More

          Thank Peter R
          Reviewed 29 January 2017

          Stayed here for one night with my overland camping tour, the facilities were clean and great. We had food at the restaurant, had chicken burger and chips and it was tasty. The bar was cool as well and WiFi worked well.

          Thank Tej_Chau
          Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

          Stayed here four years ago and despite the website saying that renovations were underway I could not see any change. It's ok for a quick stop over but not a longer term stay. Food is adequate and the bar has a great atmosphere.

          Thank Zanta63
          Reviewed 3 January 2017

          The restaurant and bar had a good atmosphere and a chance to catch up with other travellers. However the camp ground was very disappointing. The ground was on a slope and the overland tour companies had parked their unused trucks in the camp grounds so...More

          Thank alisonleahy
          Response from BrendanBlack, Owner at Karen CampResponded 9 January 2017

          Dear Alisonleahy, Thank you for your review. We are happy to hear that you liked our restaurant and bar and the diversity of travelers that pass through our popular camp and hotel. We are a bit surprised that you chose to set up your tent...More

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          • Top amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Room Service
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Room Service
          • Airport Transportation
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Laundry Service
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          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Price range
          • USD 14 - USD 50 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Kitchenette ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms ,
          • Smoking rooms available ,
          • Accessible rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 20
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          • Nairobi
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          Sonia K
          I will arrive in Nairobi Jan 4, 2017, and an considering camping here a few days if available. Are airport transfers available? Is there regular transportation into the city? Is the campground secure, and is it possible to store valuables?
          16 December 2016|
          Response from BrendanBlack | Property representative |
          Airport transferred can be arranged by us with a reliable taxi service. Costs approx$30 USD. Transport to town with similar taxi $25 or short haul to bus stop of $2.50. Camp is secure and manned 24 hours a day. Small... More
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          "Room 1 large & ensuite& quiet."
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          "Room 3 if you want en-suit. Room 1 if you want lots of space, en-suit and a bathtub."
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          "The upper floor has the more quiet and spacy rooms."
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          "The upstairs suite with bath tub , tv and own dining area is worth the few extra quid."
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