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Reviewed yesterday NEW

We ended our safari at Giraffe Manor and it was the best choice we could make. We were impressed of giraffes, accommodations, staff and services. The manager Toni has made everything so we fell us like at home. It was the best experience to have time with giraffes. I was crying by depature and I will always love you. We...

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Sydney
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We were collected from Nairobi on time and taken to this beautiful home. Greetings made, we were shown around the property and given instructions on safety. The room was divine, the food of a high standard, the staff friendly and the giraffes, well what can I say? Our stay was at the end of a long safari, Botswana, Zimbabwe and...

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

Love this place. We ended our amazing trip to Kenya at Giraffe Manor and I couldn't have imagined a better way to say goodbye to this amazing country. The accommodations, grounds and staff are all top-notch. And you cannot beat the experience of waking up and eating breakfast wirh the giraffes, enjoying afternoon tea outdoors with the giraffes, having a...

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GIRAFFE MANOR N, General Manager at Giraffe Manor, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review Kehau R! We are pleased to know you enjoyed your stay and we thank you for your patronage which helps us continue the important work of giraffe conservation in Kenya. Safari njema!

Indiana
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was hands down, a most amazingly unforgettable experience. I often read reviews before travel and bookings, but I rarely, if ever, write one. HOWEVER, Giraffe Manor is more than deserving of this review. My wife and I were not the average 1 or 2 night stay. We specifically flew to Nairobi just to stay at the Manor for the...

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GIRAFFE MANOR N, General Manager at Giraffe Manor, responded to this review

Dear Mr. & Mrs. Elkhart, Thank you so much for your glowing review of Giraffe Manor. We are elated to know that it met your expectations and that you enjoyed your extended stay with us. It was, equally, a treat for us to have guests stay for longer than the average 2-3 nights and we are grateful indeed to have...

New Delhi, India
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Arrived at Giraffe Manor just in time for afternoon tea with the giraffes.It was a fantastic experience as the staff set out the guidelines and helped us in feeding the Rothschild giraffes.Dinner can be either with other guests on a large dining table or separate, with both options available.We opted for the dining table.We met an Australian mother & daughter,...

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GIRAFFE MANOR N, General Manager at Giraffe Manor, responded to this review

Dear Manju & Ashok, Thank you for your kind review, we are pleased to know you enjoyed your Giraffe Manor experience and thankful that you have shared your impressions here. It is particularly lovely to see how you have captured the feel of the communal dining option, the highlight of which, we hope, is the coming together of cultures and...

Edmonton
Reviewed 1 week ago

Spending a day at Giraffe Manor is the perfect way to start or finish a safari. The entire experience is wonderful. It is located in a safe, quiet area in Nairobi. They picked us up from the airport. They also include breakfast, high tea, dinner and an excursion to one of many nearby attractions if you like. We always like...

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GIRAFFE MANOR N, General Manager at Giraffe Manor, responded to this review

Thank you Greg H! This is high praise indeed from someone who is clearly a safari aficionado! Thank you for making Giraffe Manor your Nairobi hotel of choice, we appreciate your loyalty and, even more so, your enthusiasm for sharing your impressions here. This might be the first time we've had someone claim the giraffe interaction trumps the elephant one...

Kent, England
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a place! We stayed here one night at the end of our safari and as amazing as our safari had been, Giraffe Manor is just exceptional! We had Betty's room so we had the advantage of feeding the giraffes from our balcony before going down to the breakfast room. You have not lived until you have had one of...

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GIRAFFE MANOR N, General Manager at Giraffe Manor, responded to this review

So thrilled to hear you enjoyed your stay Duffer56! It is an honour for us to host everyone who comes through our doors and we are ever grateful for your patronage which helps us to fund giraffe conservation & breeding efforts in Kenya. Thank you for staying at Giraffe Manor & for sharing your kind review on this platform. Happy...

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

That is the most peacefully place I've been to...the fresh air...animals environment. ...now let's talk about the service. ..I felt like a princess in the castle and my dad the king was away ....in short you are pampered in every way. ..the rooms are heaven ..and the greatest this is that you get to be woken up by giraffes ...THIS...

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GIRAFFE MANOR N, General Manager at Giraffe Manor, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review nabaalawacera, we're very pleased to know you enjoyed your stay and felt like a princess at Giraffe Manor! We love your photo of the giraffe kiss too. Thanks for coming, we hope you'll come again soon.

Walnut Creek, California
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My mom and I stayed two nights in Giraffe Manor near the beginning of our trip to Kenya. What an experience! The photos you see online are indicative of what you will experience-not just photos take. At the perfect moment. Giraffes are there in the morning for a good morning kiss and treat, pop their heads in throughout breakfast and...

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GIRAFFE MANOR N, General Manager at Giraffe Manor, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review amw58ca, we are thrilled to know you enjoyed your stay and equally grateful for your patronage which helps to continue the good work of giraffe conservation in Kenya. Happy travels!

Dhahran, Saudi Arabia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My family and I stayed at the Giraffe Manor in Nairobi in December of 2016. Would we stay at the hotel again? Yes. Would we recommend it to friends? YES!!!!!! This is one of my family’s top travel experience of all time. I can’t believe anyone could give this manor lower than a 5 rating. While expensive, it is certainly...

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GIRAFFE MANOR N, General Manager at Giraffe Manor, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review ToonTowner, we are pleased you enjoyed your stay. Please also note that the giraffes also visit the Garden Manor as often as the Main Manor and it is possible to feed them from our Helen, Kelly & Finch Hatton suites as well. Your patronage helps us continue the important work of giraffe conservation in...

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Breakfast included
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Additional Information about Giraffe Manor

Address: Langata Rd, Langata, Nairobi 00503, Kenya
Region: Kenya > Nairobi
Price Range: ₹ 32,424 - ₹ 45,795 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Giraffe Manor 5*
Number of rooms: 10
Also Known As:
Giraffe Manor Hotel Nairobi
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“Doesn't matter, just get here!”
 of 5 bubbles JillianSydney, 25 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Go for a room in the main building of the Manor”
 of 5 bubbles tonycR3215HM, 19 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a room with a balcony facing the front so you can feed the giraffes from your room.”
 of 5 bubbles EdmontonGreg, 18 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Ask for either the Jock or Betty rooms as they are on the second floor and are the best for feeding the giraffes in the morning.”
  • Betty's Room Bathroom
  • Betty's Room private patio
  • View from Betty's Room
  • Giraffe Manor (new manor)
  • Betty's Room Bathroom
  • Betty's Room Bath tub
  • Betty's Room
  • Jock's Room bathroom
 of 5 bubbles ToonTowner, 6 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Betty's room has its own balcony and giraffes were first to come to this room!”
 of 5 bubbles kamaldeepkaurj2017, 22 Jan 2017 | Read review
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