- Photograph and feed Rothschild giraffes
- A unique and luxurious boutique hotel
- Dining experiences like no other in Nairobi
- One of the best giraffe experiences in the World
- Relax and take it all in when relaxing in the drawing room
- Lodge type; Luxury Boutique Hotel
- Location; Nairobi
- Lodge size; 12 Luxury Suites
- Recommended stay; 1-3 nights
Experience The Magic Of Giraffe Manor In Nairobi, Feed And Photograph Giraffes At Breakfast
A small and exclusive hotel ranked up there with the best in Africa, Giraffe Manor by the Safari Collection is famed for its luxurious accommodation, friendly staff, one of Nairobi's finest kitchens and, of course, let us not forget the main attractions, those rare Rothschild Giraffes.
The only place on planet Earth where one can interact, feed and photograph giraffes as they stick their heads through the front door and windows over breakfast tables.
Note; should one be interested in spending a few nights here, please look at booking well in advance. When we say this is a very popular option, we mean it.
Featuring just twelve individually-designed luxury suites, each one equipped with modern amenities and air conditioning. All of the suites feature a king-size bed, bathroom, shower, and large terrace from where one can take in the spectacular views of the surrounding leafy suburbs and distant Ngong Hills.
On a side note, Giraffe Manor is one of the very few properties on the African continent that is included in a whole host of "bucket list" experiences. To spend a night or two here is to be spoilt rotten.
All rooms and suites offer completely different decor and styles, all the while reflecting the glamour and charm of a luxurious safari area.
Giraffe Manor by the Safari Collection offers guests a truly unforgettable experience with its six luxurious accommodation options in the main 'Manor House' and six accommodation options in the 'Garden Manor', boasting rooms and suites featuring a variety of styles, decor and glamour that reflects the charm of safari life.
Guests can expect all of the spacious accommodations to offer a small lounge area, comfortable beds and glamorous en-suite 'Art Deco' bathrooms.
Below is a basic description of the rooms and suites are as follows;
Manor House wing;
- Karen Blixen Suite (Family Friendly and wheelchair Friendly)
- Betty's Room (Superior Room)
- Daisy's Room (Superior Room)
- Jock's Room (Superior Room)
- Marlon's Room (Standard Room)
- Lynn's Room (Standard Room)
Garden Manor wing;
- Finch Hatton Suite (Family Friendly)
- Helen's Room (Superior Room)
- Kelly's Room (Superior Room)
- Arlene's Room (Superior Room)
- Edd's Room (Superior Room)
- Salma's Room (Superior Room)
Giraffe Manor is a one-of-a-kind dining experience in Kenya, offering guests the chance to enjoy the most extraordinary and unique wining and dining experience.
From breakfast all the way through to dinner, each meal takes on an extra special touch as guests can enjoy the close presence of giraffes throughout their dining experience. The restaurant is only open to guests, creating an exclusive and personal atmosphere.
The cuisine served at Giraffe Manor is locally-sourced and inspired by traditional Kenyan recipes as well as international flavours.
The restaurant’s wine list offers guests the best wines from different regions of the world, for example, South Africa, France, Australia and Chile. A selection of house wines is also available as well as a range of beers for guests to enjoy.
The facilities and amenities at Giraffe Manor are genuinely unique and incomparable to anything thing else out there in east Africa.
As soon as you enter the manor house, there is a small restaurant to satisfy the culinary desires of its guests.
On the first floor, there is a lounge and library perfect for relaxation, reflection, and reading. For more entertainment options, guests can find a bar area and a chess room, ideal for more lively conversations.
There is also a gift shop which offers a range of souvenirs and memorabilia to take away with you as an everlasting reminder of your stay at Giraffe Manor.
And if that isn't enough, guests can also make the most of their time in Kenya by enjoying outdoor dining on the viewing deck, playing a game of croquet or boules, and even making use of the complimentary Wi-Fi.
To top it off, there is also a reception desk for any inquiries and an on-site spa to pamper yourself during your trip.
Access to the on-site AFEW Giraffe Centre is included in one's stay, most probably one of the main reasons for staying at Giraffe Manor in the first place. A short stroll through the grounds away, the centre offers up all sorts of information on the rare Rothschild Giraffe.
High tea on the lawns in front of the manor house while resident giraffes and warthogs forage nearby is an activity most certainly not to be missed.
A variety of optional safari activities for visitors to enjoy, these include visits to the David Sheldrick Elephant Orphanage, where guests can observe infant elephants being rescued and nursed back to health.
Visitors can also explore the Karen Blixen Museum, which is set on the grounds of the author's former home.
Guests can also visit the Nairobi National Museum or take a game drive in Nairobi National Park to spot some of Africa's spectacular wildlife.
Those looking for traditional Kenyan culture can also visit 'Bomas of Kenya' for a live performance showcasing the country’s music and dance traditions.
Other activities include horse riding, shopping in Nairobi, and a tour of Brown's Cheese Factory.
With so much to do at Giraffe Manor, it is tough to get bored!
Numerous activities are available for the little ones; they will absolutely love the interactions with the Giraffe and other small animals on the property.
Suitable accommodation and meals are available. Children are most welcome, and under three's stay free.
An excellent selection of massages and beauty treatments, including manicures or pedicures, is offered in a treatment room on the property.
Booking a spot or space is highly recommended as the spa is limited by space and staff.
If you are looking for an unforgettable dining experience that offers close encounters with giraffes, look no further than Giraffe Manor by the Safari Collection.
From breakfast through dinner, this Kenyan manor house will serve up locally-sourced cuisine inspired by traditional recipes from across the globe.
And if that is not enough, guests can also enjoy a variety of safari activities and cultural experiences available in Nairobi. A true bucket list experience awaits all that visit.
So what are you waiting for? Book your stay at Giraffe Manor today!
From US$ 1 062.00 per person
Giraffe Manor Rates
Per person per night sharing
Rates are in US Dollars
*Rates may vary according to season
Rates form part of a Kenya Safari itinerary
- Airport transfers
- Transportation around the Karen and Langata area
- All meals
- House wines, house soft drinks, house beers, house spirits
- Wireless internet access
- Entrance to the AFEW Giraffe Centre
- Orchid House dining
- All flights
- Optional transfers
- Optional tours
- Champagne, luxury spirits, selected wines
- Health insurance
- Massage treatments
- Personal effects
- Travel insurance