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Overview of Purdy Arms

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Free cribs/infant beds
Free cribs/infant beds
Free cribs/infant beds

Purdy Arms

3 out of 5

4.7/5 Exceptional

Guests rated this property 4.7/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Restaurant
  • Bar
  • Housekeeping

Explore the area

    Popular LocationKaren Blixen Coffee Garden and Cottages4 min drive
    Popular LocationKaren Blixen Museum4 min drive
    Popular LocationThe Hub Karen5 min drive
    AirportNairobi (NBO-Jomo Kenyatta Intl.)52 min drive

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Suite (Mamba Twin )

  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 Twin Beds

Double Room (Punda Milia en-suite)

  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Double Bed

Suite (Twiga Master )

  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 Double Bed OR 2 Twin Beds

Junior Suite (Chui)

  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 Double Bed and 1 Double Sofa Bed

Suite (Simba Graden )

  • Sleeps 3
  • 2 Twin Beds and 1 Double Sofa Bed

About this area


Purdy Arms is located in Nairobi. Royal Nairobi Golf Club and ABC Place are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those in the mood for shopping can visit Yaya Centre and The Hub Karen. Giraffe Centre and Nairobi Railway Museum are also worth visiting.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Karen Blixen Coffee Garden and Cottages - 4 min drive
  • Karen Blixen Museum - 4 min drive
  • The Karen Hospital - 4 min drive
  • The Hub Karen - 5 min drive
  • Nairobi Business Park - 8 min drive

Getting around

  • Syokimau Station - 27 min drive
  • Jomo Kenyatta Intl. Airport (NBO) - 52 min drive


  • Hemingways Nairobi — 8 min walk
  • Acacia Tree Lodge — 12 min walk
  • Tamambo Karen Blixen — 3 min drive
  • Tamarind — 3 min drive
  • Haru — 3 min drive

About this property

Purdy Arms

3-star inn near Karen Blixen Museum
Along with a restaurant, this inn has a bar/lounge and free breakfast. WiFi in public areas is free. All 5 rooms offer coffee makers and TVs with cable channels.
Purdy Arms offers 5 accommodations with coffee/tea makers. Televisions come with cable channels. Cribs/infant beds (complimentary) are also available. Housekeeping is provided daily.

Property amenities


  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • No onsite parking available

Food and drink

  • Free full breakfast
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar

Family friendly

  • Free cribs/infant beds


  • Elevator

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Front desk (limited hours)

Languages spoken

  • English


  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel


  • Designated smoking areas

Room amenities


  • Free cribs/infant beds


  • Cable channels
  • TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker

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Check-in from 9 AM - 11 PM


Check-out before 9 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 9 AM - 11 PM
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available
Free cribs (infant beds)

Property payment types

Important information

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
No onsite parking is available
This property accepts credit cards

Property is also known as

Purdy Arms Inn Nairobi
Purdy Arms Inn
Purdy Arms Nairobi

Frequently asked questions

Is Purdy Arms pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at Purdy Arms?
This inn doesn't offer parking.
What time is check-in at Purdy Arms?
Check-in is from 9 AM - 11 PM.
What time is check-out at Purdy Arms?
Check-out is at 9 AM.
Where is Purdy Arms located?
Situated in Nairobi, this inn is 1.6 mi (2.6 km) from Karen Blixen Coffee Garden and Cottages and 1.7 mi (2.7 km) from Karen Blixen Museum. The Karen Hospital and The Hub Karen are also within 3 mi (5 km).

Overall score and ratings



Rating 5 - Excellent. 2 out of 3 reviews
5 - Excellent 67%
Rating 4 - Good. 1 out of 3 reviews
4 - Good 33%
Rating 3 - Okay. 0 out of 3 reviews
3 - Okay 0%
Rating 2 - Poor. 0 out of 3 reviews
2 - Poor 0%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 3 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Colonial Style in Leafy Suburb
Charming place with great security in a busy city. Warm welcome and helpful staff. Don't let the houseboy get you a taxi - very ex pensive - Jules will sort it.

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Super !
Bed and Breakfast au top ! l acceuil est plus que bien , l environement est superbe ! Mon seul bemol est la salle de bain ... il ne faut pas etre a cheval sur le confort de la salle de bain ...
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2017

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