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    Milimani Backpackers & Safari Centre

    St Hellen Ln Off Langata Road, Karen | P.O Box 21289, Nairobi 00505, Kenya
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    29/10/2017Check In 30/10/2017Check Out
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Traveller (24)
    Room & Suite (3)
    Dining (2)
    • Excellent28%
    • Very good32%
    • Average19%
    • Poor9%
    • Terrible12%
    Travellers talk about
    “shady garden” (2 reviews)
    “matatu ride” (2 reviews)
    “common areas” (4 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Airport Transportation
    Family Rooms
    Laundry Service
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Shuttle Bus Service
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    1 - 5 of 112 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    The Milimani backpackers hostel was incredible. This was the first place I stayed while I was in Kenya and also the last at the end of my trip. The staff is excellent, the chef cooks amazing African meals and its a cool area to explore....More

    1  Thank aransonl
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    I would give 5 stars to the friendly staff and the dependable watch dog (he's adorable and takes his job VERY seriously). The location is misrepresented on Google Maps. I booked because I thought it's in the city but it's actually two matatu rides away....More

    Thank Heidi M
    Reviewed 4 September 2017

    A hostel with some wonderful staff and a chef that cooks the best food on the planet. The rooms are very clean and fresh and the hostel also got a cozy living room where you can just watch some tv, drink som beers or just...More

    Thank Oskar E
    Reviewed 1 September 2017

    Stayed here a few times over the years while traveling to Nairobi. Made lots of wonderful travel companions and always felt secure, safe and well looked after. Staff here are wonderful and offer help with whatever you may need.

    1  Thank sepowell1
    Reviewed 11 July 2017

    I found this Hostel last minute. I picked it since it was really close to the Giraffe Center and the Elephant Sanctuary. The service was great. They had a full time cook which made it feel really homely. The couches and TV added to that...More

    Thank Stephen J
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    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Airport Transportation
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Price range
    • US$11 - US$24 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 23
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    • Location
    • Kenya >
    • Nairobi
    • Also Known As
    • Milimani Backpackers & Safari Centre Hotel Nairobi ,
    • Milimani Backpackers And Safari Centre
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    Traveller (24)
    Room & Suite (3)
    Dining (2)
    Pool & Beach (2)
    Hotel & Grounds (28)
    Family and Play Areas (2)
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    Questions & Answers
    11 February 2016|
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    Response from Mark R | Reviewed this property |
    Contact the owner Patricia on the Milimani website. She's very helpful
    Room Tips
    "Pick a bed away from the window"
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    "If you want to "splurge," the large corner room with the balcony is great!"
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    "If you can stretch your budget, the massive double room with balcony is worth the splurge."
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    "if you have a tent, its both cheap and lovely to camp in the garden."
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