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    Purdy Arms

    61 Marula Lane | Karen, Karen 00502, Kenya
    011 254 722 403071
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Dining (5)
    • Excellent56%
    • Very good29%
    • Average5%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible3%
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    “the owner” (5 reviews)
    “great place” (3 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Reviewed 27 August 2017

    We stayed here for two nights with our two young children having visited the restaurant on a previous visit to Nairobi. The overall venue is brilliant - a huge green space with something for everyone. A good food menu; comfortable places to hang out with...More

    Thank Louise H
    Reviewed 20 August 2017

    Firstly, the Kenyan staff team were very helpful and pleasant. However, that's the only positive comment I can make - hence the two-star rating just for them, and the food, which was good. Our arrival: there is no clear signage as to where the hotel...More

    Thank LouLou P
    Reviewed 15 July 2017

    No hot water in room. No tissues in the room Good service from Hillary. Our overall maintenance not good. Carpet in my room was dirty .staff in general were friendly. Pity to see the chairman of the group boozing it up in the pub.

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    Reviewed 5 July 2017

    Very poor value for money. Booked for 3 nights but only stayed for one night given circumstances... The room we have booked needs renovation, cleaning and better maintenance. Mosquito nets and windows need to be replaced. Bathroom must be renovated.

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    Reviewed 26 April 2017

    We have just returned from a wonderful trip to Kenya, and it all started at the Purdy Arms. A few of our group had never been to this wonderful country before and I booked our first night at the Purdy Arms to rest up and...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
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    • Price range
    • US$135 - US$145 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 5
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    • Nairobi Region >
    • Karen
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    28 April 2017|
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    Response from wil571 | Reviewed this property |
    The Twiga suite is stunning. The balcony is private and over looks the garden, at the rear, with the bar/decking area down to the left, as I remember. There's certainly adequate privacy, nice views and it is very large. I... More
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    "Simba suite has large separate living area & terrace. Shower only"
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    "All the rooms are individual and each has its own merits"
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    ""Chui" room"
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    "Get there early"
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