House of Waine

Found in 2.5 acres of land in set in the peaceful suburb of Karen, named after Karen Blixen, House of Waine is a very friendly, welcoming boutique hotel in Nairobi. The hotel provides personalised service and exclusive elegance to guests wishing to have a relaxing getaway. Intimacy comes naturally to this property, with only 11 suites on offer.

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  • Flexible booking terms
  • Secured deposit
  • 100% financial protection
  • Stringent safety & hygiene standards
  • Tried & trusted by our clients
  • Emergency medical care

Each room is entirely individual, styled comfortably and nicely furnished with its own sense of class. All rooms include amenities to make you feel at home, including an elegant marble bathroom with separate shower and bath, air conditioning a flat screen TV and complimentary WiFi.

The House offers guests the chance to sample delectable cuisine and to relax in the hotel's heated swimming pool. The menu on offer affords guests with a diverse choice of food and a variety of locations on the property from which to enjoy it and for those who enjoy an after dinner drink the hotel possesses two bars. There is a wide selection of attractions in the surrounding area, with Nairobi National Park nearby as well as plenty of places where guests can interact with wildlife. The Giraffe Centre allows visitors to feed giraffes by hand and guests can adopt and interact with elephant and rhino at the Daphne Sheldrick Wildlife Sanctuary.

Getting There

Located in the Karen district of Nairobi, approximately 40 minutes' drive from the international airport and only 20 minutes from Wilson Airport.


There are a wide range of activities nearby, including plenty to do in the city of Nairobi, the Karen Blixen museum, the Giraffe Centre and the Daphne Sheldrick Wildlife Sanctuary.

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Review of House of Waine

Ted Siebenman

Beautiful and perfect

02/12/2020 Read full trip review

Review of House of Waine

Alex Baren

Quaint yet perfect. Staff was extremely attentive and caring.

30/09/2019 Read full trip review

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