Giraffe Manor

Langata Rd, Langata, Nairobi, Kenya | 5 star lodge
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Giraffe Manor - Kiss a Giraffe!

A travel blog entry by ranlo

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Flight from Sala's Camp in the Maasai Mara was about 35 minutes to Nairobi Wilson airport. George from Giraffe Manor met us holding the cutest giraffe sign.

DRIVE TO GIRAFFE MANOR: Stop-and-go traffic. It was like a flea market along the side and middle of the road with vendors selling all kinds of things--nuts, chips, hoola hoops, towels …

A bit of Scotland in Kenya - Giraffe Manor

A travel blog entry by juliediehl

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We left the dust and wonder of the Serengeti for a tiny little airstrip to head to Arusha and then on to Kilimanjaro airport on Saturday (Steve's birthday). The night before, the staff at the tent camp had a big celebration for him, with the staff doing a conga singing line in his honor and magically making a cake appear in this far-away place. …

Giraffe Manor best hotel in the world!

A travel blog entry by katemoloney88

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We arrived late but better late than never. When our vehicle arrived we were greeted by friendly staff and upon stepping into the hotel we were delighted to see that the giraffes we hanging around and ... Hungry! We got to spend about 30 minutes feeding them before settling into our rooms then having dinner outside by candle light. Giraffe manor is …

Living with the giraffe in a classic, old manor

A travel blog entry by jaynewick

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Sunday was a quiet day in Kampala; Jim fell ill to what we think was a bacterial bug, not unlike the symptoms I had after I was in Uganda for 2 weeks. It left him weak and dehydrated. It was a good thing we weren't traveling on Sunday as previously planned. Originally, we were going to take the 12-14 hour bus ride to Nairobi, but chose to fly …

Giraffe Manor

A travel blog entry by janemacg

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Giraffe Manor is an amazing building dating from 1932. Rothschild giraffe have been bred here since 1974 when there were less than 150 animals left. Meeting a giraffe up close is one of those experiences that can't be topped - while having our lunch, Lyn - a 14 year old giraffe - turned up and wanted her lunch too. No words to describe this - you …

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This 5 star lodge, located on Langata Rd, Langata, Nairobi, is near Giraffe Centre, Karen Blixen Museum, Bomas of Kenya, and Snake Park.
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    TravelPod Member ReviewsGiraffe Manor Nairobi

    Reviewed by ranlo

    Kiss A Giraffe!

    Reviewed Oct 28, 2013
    by (18 reviews) , United States Flag of United States

    Coming here feels like stepping back in time when you drive up and see this beautiful old manor house that was built in the 1930's. The grounds are as beautiful as the manor house with the giraffes and warthogs joining you as you sit on the outside patios. We had the Betty Room, which is in the main building on the second floor right above the breakfast room. Perfect for getting to feed the giraffes first thing in the morning. The room is quite large and beautifully furnished with an equally large bathroom. The food is absolutely wonderful. The staff is exceptionally atttentive and always asking what they can bring you. We've never felt so pampered! A car/driver even took us to a couple of shops we wanted to see. Of course, the highlight here is feeding the giraffes. What a unique experience!! This was a perfect place to end our time in Africa. Anyone coming to Nairobi should definitely include staying here.

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

    Reviewed by katemoloney88

    Best hotel in the world

    Reviewed Jun 7, 2013
    by (10 reviews) , Australia Flag of Australia

    Loved the giraffe feeding in the morning, get up early to get a good table.

    Small boutique hotel, great service, great food. Includes Internet all you can drink beverages and free laundry.

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    Reviewed by jaynewick

    Personal attention, A classic manor, Up close & personal with giraffe

    Reviewed Feb 7, 2011
    by (4 reviews) Grafton, Wsconsin , United States Flag of United States

    We enjoyed two days and nights at the manor, just outside Nairobi. The manor is beautifully decorated, with many conveniences in a sophisticated setting. The staff pay attention to every detail, including photo opportunities for you and your family. The manor was fully booked during part of our stay, but there was plenty space for quiet and harmonizing with nature, or just relaxing. Once in a lifetime experience. WELL DONE!

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

    TripAdvisor Reviews Giraffe Manor Nairobi

    5.00 of 5 stars Outstanding

    Traveler Photos Giraffe Manor Nairobi

    Feeding time
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    Hanging with Daisy the Giraffe
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