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    Mdawida Homestay

    Sun Valley Estate, Phase 1, House 135, Police Dog Unit Road | off Kungu Karumba Road, Nairobi 00517, Kenya
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    I was planning a holiday in Nairobi with family (wife & small kid aged 10 ) and wanted a homestay in an estate where the kid could also engage with others his age and learn from them but not feel lonely with us grownups etc...More

    Thank Benja B
    Response from SerahMucha, Owner at Mdawida Homestay

    Thank you so much for this great review and for staying with us, our kids enjoyed having your son around as a playmate, and we hope next time you are in Nairobi you would consider us for your stay. Cheers

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    My husband and I booked this place for the few days we had before heading off on safari in East Africa. We were very happy with the accommodations and the staff. While we didn't stay in the main house, the owner, Serah put us up...More

    Thank Redmango43
    Response from SerahMucha, Owner at Mdawida Homestay

    Thank you so much for this amazing review. I did enjoy our chat and I am very happy the service was great. A bar would be a great idea. I would love to host you again when you come back. I can probably work on...More

    Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

    This was a great place to stay for the week while exploring Nairobi. An awesome family that make you feel right at home instantly. The rooms were spacious and quiet for sleeping. You should definitely consider this spot when staying in Nairobi! You won't be...More

    Thank Brodi R
    Response from SerahMucha, Owner at Mdawida Homestay

    Thank you so much for bringing warmth and laughter into our home. We enjoyed your company and the children could not get enough of the fun and games. We hope we shall see you again, cheers.

    Reviewed 31 August 2016

    Serah – we so enjoyed our time with you – and the opportunity to meet your extended family, friends and other guests. A much more rewarding experience than staying in a hotel! We stayed at Mdawida Homestay for several weeks while on a one-month visit...More

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    Thank gillr364
    Response from SerahMucha, Owner at Mdawida Homestay

    We are so grateful to have met you. We enjoyed having you here and loved having our little chats about life, your experiences and so much more. If ever you are in Kenya again, you have a family now.

    Reviewed 17 August 2016

    Sara the owner had problem with Agoda booking system, We had booed two rooms, she only had one! She gave us whole nearby house with 4 bedrooms . All to our selves. without charging anything extra. It is a beautiful house, with all appliances in...More

    Thank nalin1962
    Response from SerahMucha, Owner at Mdawida Homestay

    Thank you for being so understanding, I appreciated your patience as we sorted everything out. When in Nairobi please stay with us again, we would be honored to host you and your family again.

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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Price range
    • US$17 - US$47 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
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