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Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

My classmates & I stayed here for a few days while in Kenya for an International Social Work class. What a treat! The staff was so kind, the food they prepared for us was delicious, the views from the deck were amazing, and the house dog, Kaka, was so therapeutic at the end of a long day. Beds were comfy,...

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Cotati, California
Reviewed 22 January 2014

I thoroughly enjoyed my stay at Kifaru Guest House. The setting, on a hill above an untouched forest, is lovely, the accommodations are very comfortable, and the food was excellent. Everyone was very kind to me. This was my first trip to Kenya and I'm glad that I stayed at Kifaru in Karen, than in Nairobi, which I would have...

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London
Reviewed 27 May 2012

This is my third visit to Kifaru and I will come back time and time again... We were here at the beginning of our trip and as we had one night before we go off somewhere else in Nairobi we opted to come back as the house is so comfy and like home! The staff are great and the food...

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Washington
Reviewed 3 February 2012

I stayed here in Nov. 2010 and May 2011. This guest house is in a beautiful and quiet residential neighborhood. It was comfortable and had a personal, honey feel that was relaxing, rather than a generic, impersonal chain. Staff were super helpful before and during my visit. I think you can opt of self-catering, but I stayed half-board. Warm, homemade...

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Nairobi, Nairobi Area, Kenya
Reviewed 10 January 2012

a nice cool quiet place it is. Its the best place for you to have quality time with family, friends,......................

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London
Reviewed 22 November 2011

I stayed in Kifaru House for 3 days in July. After a terrible night in a cold small tent at Wildebeest Lodge it was luxury. The house is situated in a lovely garden in Karen which is a quite suburb of Nairobi. It is homely and unpretentious and close to many attractions like Kazumi Beads and The Giraffe Centre. Run...

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Amenities

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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Named after the Rhino, one of the critically endangered species in Kenya, Kifaru Guest House is a beautiful home located in the leafy suburbs of Karen, Nairobi on Milima Road, Karen Hardy approximately 30 minutes' drive from Jomo Kenyatta International Airport and 15 minutes' drive from the Wilson Airport. The house is well furnished with efficient facilities; guests can enjoy this traditional home with five self-contained bedrooms perfect for families, couples and groups. Kifaru is a home away from home, a haven that gives you the much-needed peace of mind and sets you at ease and at peace with yourself. Amenities at Kifaru Guest House • Full board accommodation • Common lounge • Meeting room/ Grounds • Free Wireless internet (WiFi) • Transport Services • Nature Walk • Camping Site All the proceeds received from the Kifaru Guest House are used to promote animal welfare and conservation programs operated by the Africa Network for Animal Welfare (ANAW). ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kifaru Guest House

Address: Milima Road 137 | Karen Hardy, Milima road, Nairobi 00506, Kenya
Region: Kenya > Nairobi
Price Range: $64 - $65 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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