About Karen Blixen Coffee Garden and Cottages

Set in one of Kenya's most beautiful locations and suburbs, they are one of the oldest formally set gardens with a whole variety of exotic flora. Originally the site of the actual farmhouse of "Out of Africa" fame, it is a world famous tourist spot. Its Coffee Garden features beautiful old trees and countless types of colorful flowers, Revel in the grand feel of colonial Kenya thanks to the elegant 20th-century architecture of the cottages!

Must See

Tamambo Restaurant, Coffee garden and plantations, Cozy cottages set in a beautiful location, Karen Golf and Country Club.

How to reach

It is just a short twenty minute drive away from the City Center and quite close to Wilson Airport. It is recommended to take a taxi to reach here.


  • Take a walk through the gardens and aromatic coffee plantations.
  • Visit the actual Karen Blixen House which has been converted into a museum.
  • The garden restaurant here is known for its delicious local food.
  • Pop into the Karen Golf and Country Club for golf and squash among other recreational activities.
  • Definitely try the locally brewed coffee and tea.

Visit Time

Sunday: Open 24 hours.

Monday: Open 24 hours.

Tuesday: Open 24 hours.

Wednesday: Open 24 hours.

Thursday: Open 24 hours.

Friday: Open 24 hours.

Saturday: Open 24 hours.

Waiting Time



Entrance Fee


Accomodation fee according to cottage size.

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Time you can spend

24 hours


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