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Nairobi Arboretum

State House Road, Nairobi 00200, Kenya
+254 720 650869
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ensure you have mpesa to visit

the place now charges Kshs.50 the downside is you have to pay via Mpesa ... Kenya mobile money... read more

Reviewed 11 August 2017
Cel O
nature lovers

Was here for a wedding ceremony.Didn't know that this place is so expansive.the wedding plus the... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2017
Roy A
Nairobi Region, Kenya
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State House Road, Nairobi 00200, Kenya
+254 720 650869
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Reviewed 11 August 2017

the place now charges Kshs.50 the downside is you have to pay via Mpesa ... Kenya mobile money transfer.

1  Thank Cel O
Reviewed 31 July 2017

Was here for a wedding ceremony.Didn't know that this place is so expansive.the wedding plus the photo shoot was done at the Arboretum it.Say nature everywhere at its best.The trees and must mention it is a great spot for prayer, picnic and to have a...More

Thank Roy A
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Nairobi Arboretum is a pretty decent simple park to spend time in. It opens till 6pm and is open even on public holidays. Entrance is 50 shillings and parking is available for 50 shillings aswell. It is important to note that they DO NOT accept...More

1  Thank CatMunywoki
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Th Arboretum was disappointing. It is very dirty and kind of arid beween the trees. it is not well maintained. There are far better alternatives in Nairobi like Karura Forest or City Park.

Thank Yosi76
Reviewed 9 July 2017

Of all the places in Kenya that I have been going to for the past 11 years, this was the unfriendliest, and most disappointing. I was looking forward to it, but when I was alone I was harassed for money, until my partner arrived (it...More

3  Thank Redbackspider
Reviewed 28 June 2017

This place is a wonderful little oasis in the middle of Nairobi. It is an excellent walk in the park place. Do NOT - I repeat - do NOT do any hanky panky or intimate scenes there. You will be arrested as the plot borders...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 20 June 2017

With a team for bonding moments or building? Come to Arboretum and enjoy the cool weather. Its ideally located.

Thank mwas2
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Great location, nice trees right there in Nairobi. Some needed fresh air in a crowded city. The arboretum is a good place to chill.

Thank DrLAC
Reviewed 25 May 2017

i enjoyed the serenity of the park and the atmosphere is just awesome. The tranquility of the park was just excellent. This is a place i would wish to always visit.

Thank gitauphilip2
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

Good place to be there early morning... fresh air and fantastic feelings . Entrance ticket to be purchased no cards ... only small amount on local cash

1  Thank AndreySake
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1 September 2017|
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Response from gitauphilip2 | Reviewed this property |
yes...food from outside is allowed
26 April 2017|
Response from Dennis N | Reviewed this property |
Small picnics are allowed, Adults pay sh 50 and there's a price for kids as well but it's really affordable.
23 April 2016|
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Response from Noris M | Reviewed this property |
You will have to arrange with the security team,the charges will be fair considering ample security and parking