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Kiloranhouse Cottage Master/Jaccuzzi

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1 bedroom
1 bathroom
2 guests
1 night minimum
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A beautiful room in a charming old colonial home at a great location. The home has two stand alone units (a COTTAGE and APARTMENT) in very spacious leafy grounds. The home is a green OASIS in the middle of Nairobi and a welcome refuge from onslaught of upcoming construction. This master Queen bed room with hot bath-tub Jaccuzzi, is one of the two premier self-contained bedrooms of the 6 listed as private rooms that, if booked together, take up to 11 PERSONS. It SHARES with two other rooms a: kitchen, living room, free WIFI with speed of 72 mbps, PRIVATE garden with 2 mahogany settees. WE OFFER: a relaxed comfortable and cozy stay in a secure, homely environment in a truly non hotel atmosphere away from the daily din and bustle: DISCOUNTED rates for extended stay. FREE laundry ...A beautiful room in a charming old colonial home at a great location. The home has two stand alone units (a COTTAGE and APARTMENT) in very spacious leafy grounds. The home is a green OASIS in the middle of Nairobi and a welcome refuge from onslaught of upcoming construction. This master Queen bed room with hot bath-tub Jaccuzzi, is one of the two premier self-contained bedrooms of the 6 listed as private rooms that, if booked together, take up to 11 PERSONS. It SHARES with two other rooms a: kitchen, living room, free WIFI with speed of 72 mbps, PRIVATE garden with 2 mahogany settees. WE OFFER: a relaxed comfortable and cozy stay in a secure, homely environment in a truly non hotel atmosphere away from the daily din and bustle: DISCOUNTED rates for extended stay. FREE laundry (for a reasonable load) SPECIAL continental breakfast that includes fruit and cereals. Other meals can be cooked or taken at nearby restaurants. chance to see one of SEVEN WONDERS OF WORLD – a wildlife MARATHON. ARRANGE Nairobi & safari tours on REQUEST SECURITY: The home is in a World Bank approved secure area. With 24 hour guard & alarm service, nearby police station and 7 embassies around us, police security is assured. It is safe to walk but at night take taxi. ACCOMMODATION AT KILORANHOUSE The two units: COTTAGE and APARTMENT have 2 double and 7 single beds and an optional sofa double bed. The COTTAGE, with a private garden, has 3 bedrooms: master en suite with a queen bed and bathroom with jaccuzzi - SLEEPS TWO; twin bedroom with two single beds - SLEEPS TWO; loft bedroom with single bed and PRIVATE toilet – SLEEPS ONE. OPTIONAL Sofa bed - SLEEPS TWO ($ 30/night). They all share living room, kitchen and garden. Loft and twin share bathroom and toilet. The APARTMENT with stunning balcony garden view, has 3 bedrooms: Prime bedroom with king DOUBLE BED and bay window has private bathroom with shower - SLEEPS TWO; twin with TWO STANDARD BEDS - SLEEPS TWO PLUS an optional 3rd bed ; single STANDARD bed bedroom - SLEEPS ONE; The twin and the single share bathroom and toilet. The three share kitchen, living room and balcony. Extra person or bed per room are charged $ 20. Infant (0-3 yrs) staying with parents USD 20 DISCOUNTS, 15% weekly and 30% monthly are reflected in the posted prices. DETAILED SERVICES AND TERMS. Kiloranhouse is a few minutes’ walk from the City centre in a leafy Nairobi suburb, but it is so uncharacteristically out of town that one is momentarily transported into the wild, complete with trees and flowers. The COTTAGE, about 100 years old, is a under tree canopy with a private garden with mahogany settees and surrounded by a hedge. It has cedar wood floors and ceramic tiles on kitchen top and bathrooms. The shared bathroom is adjacent to a kitchen with a mahogany top central island. Further on is a landing with a toilet on the left. Natural wood railings staircase leads to a Loft bedroom with own toilet and lovely view of greenery. To the right of landing is the living room with a sofa bed and a reading desk and doors leading into the garden on the right and two bedrooms on the left: master en suite with Jacuzzi and the twin. In keeping with the need for quietness, no television set is provided. The APARTMENT : Cedar wood staircase leads to a living room with curved ceiling and on to cedar wood balcony with a stunning view of the garden. The long table there can be used for dining, work table or for meetings. Silhouetted lights at balcony corners give a romantic feel in the evening. The Prime bedroom has a king bed with bay window with a beautiful view of the garden. The en suite toilet has overhead shower. The second bedroom has two beds while the third has a single bed. The single and twin share one bathroom and a toilet. The three share kitchen, fridge, living room and balcony. TERMS: Commencement: These terms commence on the date of the communication notifying me your accommodation acceptance. To secure DIRECT booking with us, we need non-refundable deposit of 25% stay cost plus refundable $ 100 property deposit. Acceptance of offer implies you accept House rules below. HOUSE RULES All guests to sign Guest Register No smoking Not suitable for pets No parties or events Check-in is after 10 AM 1. There is a charge of US $ 20 for an extra guest in the bedroom above the two stated. 2. To avoid scratching polyurethane vanished wooden floor: a) Lift! DON'T drag furniture; b) Don't USE shoes inside 3. Floor Boards upstairs are noisy to people below. Walk GENTLY 4. No food in bedrooms 5. Please smoke in the GARDEN (cottage) and BALCONY (Apartment) 6. WASHINGS should be hung to dry on HANGING WIRES outside. 7. Please do give space to other guests As a courtesy, guests may keep their room up to 6 pm on check out day at half rateMore
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
House Rules appear at end of property description section
Bathrooms
1 Attached (ensuite)
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About the Owner
Kiloran H
Languages spoken:German, English, Spanish, French
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:November 2010
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Reviewed February 28, 2019

I just stayed at Kiloran House in Nairobi. I was in Kenya on a 3 week business visit and as I am not fund of hotels I picked Kiloran House. I never regretted the choice and can from the bottom of my heart recommend this...More

Date of stay: February 2019
Thank UlrikPlenge
Kiloranhouse, VR Owner at Kiloranhouse Cottage Master/Jaccuzzi, responded to this reviewResponded March 16, 2019

We appreciate the generous comments from Ulrick.  He was a very good guest.  He was easy to get on well with and kept the promises clean and tidy.  We would be very happy to host him again.

Reviewed November 30, 2017

I travel to Nairobi several times a year for business. During 2017 I have stayed at Kiloran House in the Master Bedroom with Jacuzzi. It is a comfortable bedroom with its own bathroom, adjoined by common spaces including a living room and kitchen. The location...More

Date of stay: November 2017
Thank osf2013
Kiloranhouse, VR Owner at Kiloranhouse Cottage Master/Jaccuzzi, responded to this reviewResponded December 17, 2017

Dear Otto. Thank you for your generous review. You have been a good guest the number of times you have stayed with us in the past and we look forward to a more enjoyable future stay. If there is anything you wish us to do...More

Reviewed July 28, 2016

Our family of 11 arrived at various times in the evening from 3 different places around the world. Adriel arranged for each of us to be met and picked up from the airport. We took up all of their rooms! The Kiloran House is clean...More

Date of stay: June 2016
1  Thank cheryl h
Kiloranhouse, VR Owner at Kiloranhouse Cottage Master/Jaccuzzi, responded to this reviewResponded July 29, 2016

Dear Cheryl , We thank you and your family for being very good guests to host. Your stay was however too short and we would love to have you stay with us longer in in not too distant future.We trust that the rest of your...More

Reviewed June 5, 2016

The Kiloran House and Cottage is a great place to stay in central Nairobi. The accommodation was clean spacious and thoughtfully furnished. The gardens are perfect and the hosts were incredibly friendly and accommodating. Kiloran is located 10 minutes away from the Yaya centre on...More

Date of stay: June 2016
1  Thank Elliot89
Reviewed March 14, 2016

My parents and I stayed at the cottage for 3 nights in Nairobi. The location is very central and secure in a lovely garden house. The owner is ever so helpful and friendly. We had total privacy staying at the cottage which has its own...More

Date of stay: January 2016
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Reviewed March 3, 2016

We used Kiloran Cottage as a base for 3 weeks while visiting friends in Nairobi and heading off on several trips. It was always a relief to get back to the peace and calm of the cottage after negotiating the Nairobi traffic. We were able...More

Date of stay: February 2016
Thank j0hnr50
Reviewed October 20, 2015

As a group of aid workers helping in Kibera etc, we needed somewhere restful to stay at the end of the day. Kiloranhouse was perfect for us - secure, birdsong in abundance, comfortable, clean, full of character etc. The only suggestion we would make for...More

Date of stay: October 2015
Thank SouthamptonDebs
Kiloranhouse, VR Owner at Kiloranhouse Cottage Master/Jaccuzzi, responded to this reviewResponded November 7, 2015

We enjoyed the visit by the group. The plumbing problem mentioned in the review relates to the water pressure which we are trying to rectify by re-positioning the roof tanks. this is a challenge in an old house.

Reviewed June 22, 2015

Very nice location, clean, quiet and owner very attendend. Everything was done to make our stay nice.

Date of stay: June 2015
2  Thank TinaLaGuancha
Management response:Responded July 2, 2015

Thank you for your nice review. Kiloranhouse will endevour to maintain a standard that future guests will have no reason to think your judgement of us was misplaced.

Reviewed July 17, 2014

We were a large extended family and friends staying here for a wedding in Nairobi. Both the house and the apartment were very comfortable; the house has more character, and the apartment is more spacious. They both look out on beautiful gardens with flowers and...More

Date of stay: June 2014
2  Thank annkircher
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Date of stay: June 2014
Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Suitable For Children Under 5
Freezer
Refrigerator
Highchair
Housekeeping Included
Internet Access
Iron
Hot Tub
Kettle
Linens Provided
Outdoor Dining Area
Paper Towels Provided
Private Garden
Secure Parking
Shared Garden
Soap/Shampoo Provided
Cooker
Toaster
Towels Provided
Wi-Fi
City Getaway
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
A Winter Sun Getaway
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About the neighbourhood
Close to Yaya Center. Take Kenyatta Av from Uhuru highway westwards and take 3rd rt into State House (Rd) Av and then at State House gate take left into Dennis Pritt Rd. Continue past ICRC offices and St Georges' Primary School to Kitale Lane on the right after Rose Av junction. Kiloranhouse is 3rd rt on Kitale Lane before Palacina Hotel
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