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Giraffe Manor

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Reviewed 6 September 2017

Having lived in Nairobi in the early 1970s it was a nostalgic trip back in time. A stay at the Giraffe Manor with the daughter and eldest son was an amazing experience. we loved the Rothschilds Giraffes and the cheeky wart hogs. Breakfast with the...More

Thank DonLindale
Response from GIRAFFE MANOR N, General Manager at Giraffe ManorResponded 24 September 2017

Thank you for your kind review DonLindale. We're delighted to have been a part of your nostalgic return to Kenya and pleased the experience lived up to expectations. Safari njema!

Reviewed 4 September 2017

Stayed two nights with my wife in Giraffe Manor in early August 2017 and had a wonderful time. The staff was welcoming, highly professional, and thoroughly gracious, and genuinely thoughtful. The bedroom was very comfortable, quiet, and clean. Bug-free! The common areas were very comfortable...More

1  Thank shaggyparis
Response from GIRAFFE MANOR N, General Manager at Giraffe ManorResponded 24 September 2017

Thank you for your kind review shaggyparis, we're very pleased to hear you enjoyed your Giraffe Manor experience. Be sure to follow the giraffes & warthogs via our social channels and send us some of the amazing photos!

Reviewed 4 September 2017

We stayed a night at the Giraffe Manor, and had an extraordinary time there. At first I was afraid it was all a tourist trap, but as soon as we made it there we felt at home. The Manor is a small complex with no...More

2  Thank Laura Marcela R
Response from GIRAFFE MANOR N, General Manager at Giraffe ManorResponded 24 September 2017

Thank you for your review Laura Marcela R, we're delighted to know you enjoyed your stay. Having been built in 1932, the manor is indeed a heritage home and we work hard to maintain the feel of its original era & give guests a sense...More

Reviewed 1 September 2017

It truly is as spectacular as you've heard. We spent 3 nights. Food was phenomenal and staff are attentive and friendly. There are morning & afternoon feeding times of the giraffes (breakfast and tea time). The staff do their best to ensure everyone has a...More

4  Thank Vanc0uver_traveller
Response from GIRAFFE MANOR N, General Manager at Giraffe ManorResponded 24 September 2017

Thank you for your review Vanc0uver_traveller, we have taken your comments into account and will use them in our efforts to improve. We have also shared your service concerns about the booking process with The Safari Collection. Thanks for choosing to stay with us and,...More

Reviewed 31 August 2017

We visited the Giraffe Manor after our two week safari in Tanzania. We arrived for high tea with the giraffes and it was absolutely magical from that moment on. The staff is extremely attentive, they make sure that everyone is comfortable and enjoying the giraffe...More

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Response from GIRAFFE MANOR N, General Manager at Giraffe ManorResponded 24 September 2017

Thank you for your kind review aapitz, we're delighted to hear you enjoyed your Giraffe Manor experience and very grateful for your patronage. We can't wait to welcome you back!

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Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
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Shuttle Bus Service
Room Service
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
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US$205 - US$404 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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US$205 - US$404 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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weetoots
14 February 2018|
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Response from Lindsey L | Reviewed this property |
Hello! While I don't know the specific room you are booked in, I can confirm from a previous visit that the giraffes really only visit the 2nd floor rooms of both the garden house and main house, and the main dining hall... More
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Faty S
24 January 2018|
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Response from Giancarlo M | Reviewed this property |
Resident only. Nevertheless you can visit the attached giraffe center, that has a little terrace from which you will interact with those marvellous animals as well. It's also quite cheap.
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MartinJamesJimmy
23 January 2018|
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Response from Anne P | Reviewed this property |
I can't answer your question. Go to their website and see if you can find the rate. If you can't, email them. They are very responsive. I hope you can make it work. It's a once in a lifetime experience.
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"Jock's room on the first floor in the original house has early morning giraffe visits!"
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"Stay in one of the few rooms in the main house to get best access to the giraffes"
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"All rooms stunning. Some have terraces."
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"You do not need to book a room with a balcony, you can just go downstairs and feed them on the patio"
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