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Karen Blixen Coffee Garden and Cottages

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336 Karen Road, Nairobi, Kenya
+254 728 787607
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Excellent place to have coffee, they also serve meals, very high standards and delicious. Though the place is pricey its an ideal place to have lunch especially if you are on the Nairobi excursion around Langata and Karen areas

Thank japheth0
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I really enjoyed visiting this beautiful place. The staff is very friendly and helpful. Enjoyed having our meeting and meal outside in the cool evening breeze. The food was simply made and very delicious.

Thank akoikai
Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate lunch here after visiting David Sheldrick and it was very calm and serene. We had very good food and good service.

Thank cspence9586
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had lunch at this great restaurant on our recent visit to Nairobi. Our group enjoyed the delicious barbecue meal, complemented by beer and wine. Prices were reasonable, and it was nice to be able to sit outside on the verandah.

1  Thank Fred G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A location with a lot of history. Had lunch at the restaurant which was very nice. A high end location as far as quality, price visitors and how it's kept.

1  Thank 769hansb
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went here for a visit and was captivated by the place -- serene and full of history. The main house was turned into a museum and shows how they lived at that period in time.

1  Thank gmc_pinas
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent place to clean up relax and get ready for the flight home. Food was good and the Tuskers cold. Only wish there was more time to explore the area. Karen area seems quite inviting.

1  Thank Gordon L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited the Karen Blixen house at non visiting hours so we weren't able to see inside. We strolled the premises and the cottages and we were amazed at how well cared it is. The gardens are lush with trees and the cottages are exceptionally...More

1  Thank Marina R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

While Karen Blixen lived the typical privileged life of a colonial expatriate she somehow managed to endear herself to the people of Kenya by doing some socially conscious things and of course, by writing about her experiences in "Out of Africa." The house is a...More

Thank Rob K
Reviewed 17 October 2018

It's an amazing place .The hause bring to mind the film Memories of Africa . Also the sorroundings and the gardens are really nice It's worth going there

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Response from rtrjane | Reviewed this property |
SWEDO house, built in 1912, was the original farm office and is the current site of the Karen Blixen Coffee gardens. Bogani house, occupied by Karen Blixen from 1917 to 1931 is about half a mile down the road, towards the... More