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Backpacker's Nirvana

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  • Excellent77%
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  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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Free Wifi
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Breakfast included
Beachfront
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Reviewed 24 July 2014

I opted for the private double room with private bathroom, which was a great experience as this was my first time in a hostel ! As good as any guesthouse or B & B. Whilst I was there, the FCO were issuing warnings, so the...More

Thank Richydev
Reviewed 5 May 2014

We spent there one night and really had good time with the friendly staff and travelers Cheap drinks are available, clean rooms and huge sharing toilets. The kitchen was perfectly equipped and the security service is available on 24 hours bases. Free internet

1  Thank Nando G
Reviewed 1 April 2014

We initially only meant to stay here a week but ended up staying 2! This place was fantastic and all thanks to Lesley and her staff. Lesley or someone was always around to help (from recommending guesthouses in other cities to how much a taxi...More

Thank SandF P
Response from Lesley_kenyabeds, Owner at Backpacker's NirvanaResponded 6 April 2014

Hi my darlings, thank you so much for the review :) We have finally moved & getting used to the new house...such a shame you both weren't there/here but I hope you get to come and check the expanded-us sometime again... I hope you love...More

Reviewed 14 March 2014

Stayed here for a weekend in late jan/early feb. Absolutely loved it. Great location, with easy access to places with an awesome Tuk Tuk driver just a phone call away. Beach just around the corner and the nyali international hotel around the corner in which...More

Thank Chrisjames1234
Reviewed 11 January 2014

First, this review is strictly based on our one night of experience at the so-called "private cottage." I have a feeling that the experience would have been different if we had stayed in the main compound. My husband and I paid close to $70 USD...More

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Response from Lesley_kenyabeds, Owner at Backpacker's NirvanaResponded 28 January 2014

Hi, thank you for your review. Whilst I have greatly considered your comments, please allow me to comment on the points you've raised. The water running through my house is clean salt water - it is NEVER unsafe. My guests, staff and I cook with...More

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Beachfront
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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US$6 - US$20 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette
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US$6 - US$20 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Sarah O
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Response from Lesley_kenyabeds | Property representative |
All you require is already included. However, private rental of the house - no. I live in the premises and can't turn away other guests...the nature of hosting backpackers :-) Guest kitchen is always included, children are... More
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"Stayed in the dorm, was OK. Private room looked small form outside..."
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"all rooms are nice you save a little money if you stay in the dorm."
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"Speak to Lesley, she will help you to select the room you need. There are also dormitories available and she..."
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"Charity will be of great advice"
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