A small piece of Africa

A small piece of Africa




Feb 2019

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3 Bedrooms
Sleeps 6
2 Bathrooms

About our home

A comfortable home built inside the Giraffe Sanctuary next to Giraffe Centre and Giraffe Manor, on the outskirts of Nairobi, Kenya. 15 minutes from Wilson Airport, 45 minutes from Jomo Kenyatta Airport when no traffic jams. Easy access to Nairobi National Park & orphan elephants. Easy access to CBA of Nairobi. Shopping close by. Markets & galleries close by. Walks through the sanctuary for birding and wildflowers. Sundown looking at the Ngong Hills. A good place to start safari from. 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom, spacious home. Lucy willclean, wash & iron. If you care for someone to cook for you, this can be arranged.


More about us

  1. We are a retired couple

  2. We are involved in various conservation projects

  3. We have travelled a fair amount & enjoy living as locals where possible. We can communicate in English, Swahili, French & basic Spanish.

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Where is it?


Giraffe Manor & Centre are across the valley, we share the same giraffe. Nairobi National Park is minutes away. Malls, galleries, spas, markets and shopping all within minutes.

Buzzy restaurants
Talisman restaurant, Haru, Boho, Open House, J’s bar and many more within 15 minutes
Cool bars
J’s bar, Talisman,
Cozy cafés
Java house and Arte cafe
Retail therapy
Bit of culture
Traditional music, national museum, local fashions, theatre
Walks in the park
Walk through surrounding Giraffe Sanctuary
Spot of exercise
Walk the hills, ride, swim, gym all close by
Day tripping
Nairobi National Park, Lake Naivasha, Lake Magadi, city sites and museums

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