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The Brandy Bus - Renovated Bus in Quiet Paradise

Karen User Profile

The Brandy Bus - Renovated Bus in Quiet Paradise

6 guests2 bedrooms4 beds1 bath
6 guests
2 bedrooms
4 beds
1 bath
Self check-in
You can check in with the doorman.
Karen is a Superhost
Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Sparkling clean
10 recent guests said this place was sparkling clean.

The Brandy Bus is an old-school bus that has been revamped into a cozy and distinct Airbnb home. Tucked away in the serene beautiful suburbs of Karen it is a perfect place to escape.

The Bus is close to many tourist attractions, restaurants, bars and close to both airports. All shopping,banking etc are accessible nearby.


Free parking on premises
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide detector
The host hasn't reported a carbon monoxide detector on the property.
Entire place
You’ll have the space to yourself and will only share it with those you’re travelling with.

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
1 queen bed
Common spaces
2 single beds



257 reviews
Justiz User Profile
August 2019
Worth every penny relaxing, great house with everything you need and beautiful dogs
Jackie User Profile
May 2019
We're so happy we found this place - it's adorable! Beautiful bus with amazing decor and local art. Easy to find location. Super responsive and the staff are very helpful. Great outdoor fire pit and tennis court for use. Highly recommend!! :)
Isabelle User Profile
April 2019
A very unique, comfortable, fun, and serene place to stay ! Highly recommend !
Jarret User Profile
October 2018
What a great experience. To have all that with such tasteful decor and history in one spot, made it very easy to get comfy and cozy. We loved our stay everything was amazing! The only thing I'd like people to be aware of was if you are over 6ft tall you can't stand straight up…
Lisa & Cody User Profile
Lisa & Cody
July 2017
We had a great stay at the Brandy Bus. It's just as described and completely lovely! Rhoda was super friendly and helpful during our stay. A really fun and different Airbnb to stay at in Nairobi area. The only downside, which is already mentioned on the listing is the wifi. It's…
Aviva User Profile
June 2017
Our stay at the Brandy Bus was magic, and we highly recommend it to anyone who wants to experience something a little different near Nairobi. Karen's thoughtful decorating and hosting touches made the experience extra special. The tennis court kept our 10 and 12 year old kids…
Mia User Profile
October 2019
It was a fun experience, especially for our kids. The place is not very comfortable for any group of more than 4 people given the unavailability of real bedding beyond this number

Hosted by Karen

Nairobi, KenyaJoined in July 2015
Karen User Profile
291 Reviews
Karen is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Hello! My name is Karen and I am 29 years old. I grew up In Nairobi but have also lived in Ireland, England, New Zealand, Mozambique, Uganda and India. I travel alot for work but always come back to my home and family! I am obsessed with the outdoors/safaris/camping and getting…
Interaction with guests
I am rarely in Nairobi but my amazing and lovely friend Rhoda is available to greet all guests and show them around. She lives next door to the bus and is available anytime to help.
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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About this place
When you stay in an Airbnb, you’re staying at someone’s place.
This is Karen’s place.
Cathy helps host.

The neighbourhood

Things to keep in mind

Check-in: After 2PM
Checkout: 11AM
Self check-in with building staff
After 2PM

House Rules

  • No pets
  • No parties or events
  • Smoking is allowed