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the Giraffe Manor, Nairobi Kenya safari

The Giraffe Manor, Nairobi Kenya Safari

Set in Nairobi’s Langata area, the Giraffe Manor is a boutique hotel with 140 acres of forest. It is renowned for its resident Rothschild giraffes which freely interact with visitors during meals. It’s huge windows allow the gentle giraffes to crane their necks into the restaurant. It is best suited for families on vacation.

Highlights:

  • A great breakfast treat for your family as the giraffes crane their necks into the restaurant in hope for a treat
  • 12 spacious rooms
  • Ideal pre- or post-safari stopover
  • Major tourist attractions are within close proximity i.e Nairobi National Park, the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust ( renowned for rehabilitating orphaned elephants) and the Giraffe Sanctuary
  • Scenic trails through the forest & abundant birdlife
  • In the forested area of the lush enclave of Karen

Amenities at the Giraffe Manor, Nairobi Kenya

  • En suite bathroom with shower (some tubs)
  • Hair dryer
  • 220v charging outlets in room
  • Massage treatments (extra cost)
  • Wi-Fi in room and main area
  • Laundry included
  • Local drinks included (house alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks)
  • Credit cards accepted (Visa and MasterCard)

Main Manor (original 1930’s manor house)

  • Daisy’s Room (superior room). Has a roof terrace overlooking the back gardens from the main manor. Two large single beds with an en-suite bathroom and shower.
  • Jock’s Room (superior room). A front facing room with twin queen size beds, an in-room fireplace and en-suite with a shower and bath.
  • Marlon’s Room (standard room). This is a very small double or twin room with a small en-suite with shower. Marlon is ideal for guests who are not put off by compact spaces.
  • Betty’s Room (superior room). A front facing room with a roof terrace. Has a double bed, in-room fireplace and en-suite with an original art deco bathroom with bath and shower.
  • Lynn’s Room (standard room). This small, en-suite double room is located at the back of the main manor.
  • Karen Blixen Suite (superior suite). Accessed from the courtyard garden this suite is on the ground floor. The large room has a double bed and a mezzanine with twin beds (suitable for children under 12 years). The en-suite bathroom has both a shower and bath. This suite is accessible for wheelchair users.

The Garden Manor (a smaller replica of the original manor)*

  • Edd’s Room (Superior Room). This double room is located on the ground floor with its own veranda. The room is en-suite with a bath and shower and it also has a day bed that can fit a child less than 12 years.
  • Salma’s Room (superior room). This is a twin room with its own private balcony overlooking the famous breakfast room.
  • Helen’s Room (superior room). This is a double or twin room with an en-suite with a shower and bath. Salma has a day bed that can fit a child less than 12 years.
  • Kelly’s Room (superior Room). This is a triple room with either three single beds or one double bed and one single bed. This room is en-suite with a shower and bath.
  • Arlene’s Room (superior room). This double room has an en-suite with a bath and shower.
  • Finch Hatton Suite (superior suite). This room can be accessed from the ground floor beside the dining room. It has a double bed and a mezzanine with twin beds, in-room fireplace, en-suite bathroom with both a shower and bath.

* The Garden Manor is allocated specifically for guests that are using more than one of our properties a booking)

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What to Do at the Giraffe Manor, Nairobi, Kenya Safari

  • Share your breakfast with the giraffes
  • Visit and adopt a baby elephant at the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust
  • Visit the AFEW Giraffe Centre across the lawn
  • Visit the Karen Blixen and Nairobi museums
  • Enjoy a sundwoner at the terrace with the majestic Ngong Hills in the background