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  • Average25%
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Reviewed 28 June 2017

loved this place. 2 of is camped on the very good soft grassy ground, a 3rd stayed in very reasonable room. we were all v happy with our accommodation. the bar and restaurant were very good, fun, atmospheric, and sociable. good wifi, easy recharging, a...More

Thank bm65
Response from BrendanBlack, Owner at Karen CampResponded 12 August 2017

Dear bm65 Thank you for your excellent review. The staff and management here at Karen Camp are striving to provide our guests with the very best that we can provide with the facilities we have. We look forward to your future visit should you ever...More

Reviewed 3 June 2017 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
Response from BrendanBlack, Owner at Karen CampResponded 12 August 2017

Dear zoebramwell, Thank you for your excellent review. The staff and ourselves thoroughly enjoyed your company and your stay with ourselves here at Karen Camp. We attempt to keep adjusting the menu with new and exciting good old fashion home cooked meals including a variety...More

Reviewed 29 May 2017

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
Response from BrendanBlack, Owner at Karen CampResponded 12 August 2017

Dear Peter R, Thank you for your excellent review. The staff, Val and myself strive to make all welcome but especially great guests such as yourself and all the staff, drivers and of course Val and myself really enjoyed your stay with us and look...More

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
Response from BrendanBlack, Owner at Karen CampResponded 12 August 2017

Dear Tej_Chau, Thank you for excellent review. The staff and management enjoy taking care of happy travelers such as yourself. We do hope you choose us again whenever you visit Kenya again.

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.More

Thank Zanta63
Response from BrendanBlack, Owner at Karen CampResponded 12 August 2017

Dear Zanta63, Thank you for your review. Many other reviewers do seem to disagree with some things you have pointed out and we would be disappointed that all the investment and work we have put in here at Karen Camp has not been better noticed....More

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Free Parking
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Free Parking
Airport Transportation
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US$15 - US$48 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms
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US$15 - US$48 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms
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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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"this is an overlanders camp, dont come expecting silver service. Rustic with a great atmosphere"
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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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