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Karen Camp

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  • Terrible2%
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Reviewed 6 days ago

During my one month travel period in Kenya, I stayed in Karen camp for three times. The owners and the staff are very friendly and ready to help with anything. The thing I really appreciated was that - if they are not fully booked, they...More

Thank Sandija
Response from BrendanBlack, Owner at Karen CampResponded 5 days ago

Dear Sandija Thank you for your kind review. The staff and ourselves try to improve our standards everyday and look forward to looking after, and accommodating great travellers and adventurers like yourself. We all look forward to yourself and recommending your friends to coming again....More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Arrived in Nairobi close to midnight. Had a driver arranged to pick us up. Accommodations very comfortable and very clean. Friendly staff and excellent food. Lots of lounge areas with excellent wifi reception everywhere. Would definitely stay here again.

Thank FannyBBlossom
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Karen camp is a slightly quirky spot and could use a touch of paint but it is very friendly and I’d certainly recommend it and go back. It’s exactly what it says it is on website. Owners very friendly. In particular I want to call...More

Thank aebcalgary
Reviewed 24 September 2017

This is my second stay and it absolutely lived up to the first time. Great place for rooms or camping and a real mix of locals and travelers which gives it a great relaxed atmosphere. Good food, cold beer, good solid security, reliable wi-fi and...More

Thank Neil P
Response from BrendanBlack, Owner at Karen CampResponded 25 October 2017

Dear Neil P. Thank you for your excellent review. t was our pleasure in hosting you! Glad you liked our humble place and loved having our chats about your travels. Go well friend and a safe journey. Your quite the intrepid traveler and all of...More

Reviewed 16 September 2017

Celebrated a birthday at Karen Camp and it was fantastic. A great venue where owners Brendan and Val went out of their way to make sure everyone was well fed and had a good time. Food was fantastic, we could not have done better anywhere...More

Thank Trevor S
Response from BrendanBlack, Owner at Karen CampResponded 18 September 2017

Dear Trevor S. Thanks for your excellent review. It was indeed our pleasure to host your Birthday Party and your guests here at Karen Camp. We hope your friends and your good selves will consider us again when next you desire to have a hosted...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Meeting Rooms
Room Service
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$15 - US$41 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$15 - US$41 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms
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Sonia K
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Response from BrendanBlack | Property representative |
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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