Giraffe Manor

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The Giraffe Manor Hotel in Nairobi is within easy reach of popular attractions, this unique Kenya hotel accommodates a small group of guests.

The estate is home to a herd of Rothschild Giraffes that regularly visit the manor house in search of treats. A truly romantic setting where they are bound to enjoy the overall ambience, the exciting culinary experience, and extremely hospitable service.

Additionally, guests may see warthog, impala, and some small antelope species. Birdlife is also abundant in the Langate forest that covers much of the estate, making for a most beautiful setting to relax.

An exclusive boutique hotel drenched in the grandeur of the 1930s; this beautiful hotel boasts many art deco features, romantic four-poster beds, and many trimmings. There are eight superior rooms and two standards each decorated with its’ personality and style.

The rates at the hotel in Nairobi, Kenya, include all meals, house wines, house soft drinks, house beers, house spirits, laundry, wireless internet access, entrance to the AFEW Center, and VAT. Kindly note that these inclusions are subject to change.

The airport transfers, transportation to the Karen & Langata area as long as they are within the check-in and check-out times.

Accommodation in the hotel itself, in the Main Manor as well as the Garden Manor all of which offer luxurious rooms with exclusive features and amenities for discerning travellers. Spacious bathrooms, large patios, and the occasional visit from a curious giraffe, all combine to make this most romantic and memorable holiday destination.

Set on 140 acres of beautiful forest in the Nairobi Langata suburb, the estate is home to lush green gardens, inviting sunny terraces, and wonderful courtyards. The hotel's herd of resident Rothschild giraffe makes for a unique attraction at this luxurious manor retreat in East Africa.

With an emphasis on five-star service and personal attention, guests get an unforgettable stay, be it at the manor in Nairobi or any of the great camps and lodges. Specials and packages are available which combine these properties allowing for a most spectacular and memorable Kenyan safari holiday.

The services provided are personal and of the highest international standards to ensure travellers enjoy a most memorable stay at this country retreat in Kenya. Enjoy The Bomas of Kenya where guests can enjoy traditional dances, makeshift villages, and handicrafts.

Quick facts

  • Rates from US$ 1,930.00 per Superior Room per night for 2 adults sharing (2022)
  • Free-roaming giraffes on the estate
  • Accommodates up to 25 guests
  • Ten luxury en-suite rooms including the Karen Blixen Suite
  • One Suite is suitable for wheelchair access
  • Children of all ages are welcome
  • A massage therapist is on-site for treatments
  • One of the only hotels in the world where you can feed giraffes from the window
  • Sightseeing vehicles are available for local tourist attractions
  • Nearby attractions include the great David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust, Karen Blixen Museum, Kazuri Beads, Matbronze gallery, and Marula Craft Studios

Special Safari Packages with Great Savings at Sala's; Sasaab; Solio

  • 4 Night High Season 25% off
  • 4 Night Savings Season 30% off
  • 7 nights 35% off
  • 10 night 40% off


  • Ensuite private bathroom
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access

Facilities Available at Giraffe Manor

  • Beauty salon
  • Curio Shop
  • Garden
  • Lounge
  • Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Terrace

More Information on Giraffe Manor

FAQs about Giraffe Manor
How much is a night at The Giraffe Manor?

A one night stay at The Giraffe Manor in Nairobi, Kenya, is over a US$ 1000.00 for two guests sharing.

Where is The Giraffe Manor located?

This iconic boutique hotel is located in Nairobi, the capital city of Kenya.

Can you visit The Giraffe Manor for the day?

This small luxury boutique hotel in Kenya is not open to the public, but only to hotel guests.

How is the availability at The Giraffe Manor?

This amazing hotel is extremely popular and is fully booked usually one year in advance for the high season period.  Travellers will need to book at least 9 - 12 months in advance, sometimes even more.

What is the contact number for reservations?

The contact numbers to make a reservation at Giraffe Manor are:

•  Cape Town Reservations +27 (0) 21 794 9050
•  Durban Reservations: +27 (0) 31 941 5945
•  Johannesburg Reservations: +27 (0) 10 446 8045.

Alternatively, you can check availability and book online by clicking here.

Where about is Giraffe Manor located?
Giraffe Manor is located at the following location / address: Langata, Nairobi.

The specials listed below will automatically be offered to you when proceeding through the booking process.

Rate quote only - please enquire for availability

Rates from US$ 1,930.00 per room per night for two adults sharing in a Superior Room.

Contact us to check availability.

Included in the rate:

  • Arrival/departure transfers and transportation around the Karen & Langata area (included in the rate if the collection time is after 11.30 am on the day of arrival and prior to check out at 10:00 am on the day of departure), all meals, house wines, house soft drinks, house beers, house spirits, laundry, wireless internet access, entrance to the AFEW Giraffe Centre, Orchid House dining, boules, croquet and VAT.

Excluded from the rate:

  • Champagne, luxury spirits, selected wines, tips, health insurance, massage treatments and personal effects.

Terms and Conditions:

  • Please note that this is a rate quotation ONLY and does NOT confirm availability. Should you wish to check availability, please enquire with your preferred dates and we can advise availability accordingly.