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Business Double Room, 1 King Bed
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
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Junior Suite
538 square feet
1 Double Bed
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Twin Room
538 square feet
2 Twin Beds
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538 square feet
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Get an overview of this hotel
4-star guesthouse near Karen Blixen Museum

Popular property highlights

Breakfast included
Free self parking
Free WiFi
Outdoor pool
Laundry facilities

With a stay at Karen Gables in Nairobi, you'll be 1.4 mi (2.3 km) from Karen Blixen Museum and 5.2 mi (8.4 km) from Nairobi National Park. This 4-star guesthouse is 9.5 mi (15.2 km) from Yaya Centre and 13.6 mi (21.9 km) from Kenya Railway Golf Club.

Treat yourself to a stay in one of the 6 guestrooms, featuring private pools and private spa tubs. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and satellite programming is available for your entertainment. Conveniences include safes and desks, and housekeeping is provided daily.

Take advantage of recreation opportunities such as an outdoor pool or take in the view from a terrace and a garden. Additional features at this guesthouse include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and barbecue grills.

Take advantage of the guesthouse's room service (during limited hours). Relax with a refreshing drink at one of the 2 bars/lounges. A complimentary English breakfast is served daily from 6 AM to 10 AM.

Featured amenities include dry cleaning/laundry services, a 24-hour front desk, and luggage storage. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge (available 24 hours), and free self parking is available onsite.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the guesthouse's 2 bars/lounges. Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast each morning. Public areas are equipped with complimentary wireless Internet access.

This business-friendly guesthouse also offers an outdoor pool, a terrace, and tour/ticket assistance. For a surcharge, an airport shuttle (available 24 hours) is offered to guests. Complimentary self parking is available on site.

Karen Gables has designated areas for smoking.

  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Barbecue grill(s)
  • Terrace
  • Luggage storage
  • Number of bars/lounges - 2
  • Concierge services
  • Designated smoking areas
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free breakfast
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Total number of rooms - 6
  • Free self parking
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Free WiFi
  • Outdoor pool
  • Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • Garden

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Italian

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

Karen Gables offers 6 accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature private pools and private plunge pools. Beds feature premium bedding. Satellite television is provided. Bathrooms include bathrobes and complimentary toiletries. This Nairobi guesthouse provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and safes. Additionally, rooms include private spa tubs and complimentary bottled water. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Room service (limited hours)
  • Television
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Private bathroom
  • Bathrobes
  • Free toiletries
  • In-room safe
  • Desk
  • Premium bedding
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Free bottled water
  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Satellite TV service
  • Free WiFi
  • Private pool
  • Private plunge pool
  • Private spa tub
  • Number of bathrooms - 1
  • Bed sheets available - no
  • Soap
  • Toilet paper
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Heated floors
  • Bed sheets not available

Where to Eat

A complimentary English breakfast is served each morning between 6 AM and 10 AM.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the guesthouse include an outdoor pool.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Game drive nearby

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

  • Braille or raised signage
  • Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Wheelchair accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 10:30 AM

Check-in time ends at 11:30 PM

Minimum check-in age is: 18

Check-out

Check-out time is 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children 3 and younger are not allowed at this property. All guests older than 3 are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 3 children stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 50.0 per day.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed

This property accepts credit cards and debit cards; cash is not accepted

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

This property accepts credit cards and debit cards. Cash is not accepted. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F. Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests. Staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer. Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly

Temperature checks are available to guests

Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F

Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant

Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures

Property is cleaned with disinfectant

Contactless check-out is not available

Staff wears personal protective equipment

Protective clothing is available to guests

Masks are available to guests

Gloves are available to guests

Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer

Staffed front desk

Contactless check-in is not available

No cribs (infant beds) available

No elevators

Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures

Individually-wrapped food options are available

Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast

Individually-wrapped food options are available for lunch

Individually-wrapped food options are available for dinner

Number of children who can stay free - 3

Debit cards

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 50 per person (one way)
  • Airport shuttle fee per child: USD 25 (one-way), (from 4 to 17 years old)
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 50.0 per day

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Names

  • Karen Gables House Nairobi
  • Karen Gables Nairobi
  • Karen Gables Guesthouse Nairobi
  • Karen Gables Guesthouse
  • Karen Gables Nairobi
  • Karen Gables Guesthouse
  • Karen Gables Guesthouse Nairobi

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Children 3 years old and younger are not permitted at this property.

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests.

Staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

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