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Milimani Backpackers & Safari Centre

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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good32%
  • Average21%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible11%
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“shady garden”(2 reviews)
“matatu ride”(2 reviews)
“hot water”(10 reviews)
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Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

I stayed at this hostel for one night upon landing in Nairobi. The staff were very friendly and the hostel was fine, but the safari I booked through them was the best part! I booked the 4-day Masai Mara-Lake Nakuru trip for $500, a very...More

Thank Julianabritto
Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

Milimani is located in Karen, a calm, enclosed and guarded neighborhood. It‘s a big house with a large garden and living room. The dorm and bathroom were clean. Because of its remote location you don’t have many options to eat. You have the possibility to...More

Thank Yan N
Reviewed 2 December 2017

From the staff, food, cleanliness, location, price, grounds and security this is the place to stay. The airport is less than an hour's drive) for 2000 KES when I went. I love the Karen district for its proximity to The Giraffe Centre, The Karen Blixen...More

Thank D9537EYmartham
Response from George M, Public Relations Manager at Milimani Backpackers & Safari CentreResponded 13 December 2017

Thanks for choosing to stay with us. Looking forward to your next visit today kenya.

Reviewed 6 November 2017

Milimani Backpackers is ok choice for a hostel. It is probably not the best place to meet other travelers to get company and to get to the city or close by attractions one still needs a taxi or uber. So the price ends up being...More

Thank MymlanK
Reviewed 9 October 2017

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

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Response from George M, Public Relations Manager at Milimani Backpackers & Safari CentreResponded 13 December 2017

We appreciate your review. Thanks for choosing to stay with us.

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Restaurant
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Airport Transportation
Shuttle Bus Service
Free Parking
Laundry Service
Concierge
Self-Serve Laundry
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Restaurant
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Price range
US$14 - US$33 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Price range
US$14 - US$33 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Diceman2020
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
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"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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