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Giraffe Centre

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Duma Rd, Nairobi, Kenya
+254 20 8070804
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It is a place that seeks to secure our environment. Our main work is to carry out environment conserving initiatives. The care for giraffes that are endangered is one of the conservation activities that we do.
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“tongue” (182 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Duma Rd, Nairobi, Kenya
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Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

The place to see the rare giraffes Rothschild that is on the brink of extinction. It's only available here and also in L.Nakuru national park.We call it a white sock's giraffe. The hotel location is quiet and very cool for travelers.

1  Thank Wachira44
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Getting up close and personal with these sweet giraffes was probably one of the most fun things I've ever done! They are playful and all of them have names and personalities. The staff are all very friendly and knowledgeable and the short talk by them...More

1  Thank LPowers5
Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

Every time I am in Nairobi I visit here. At less than £7 to enter it provides a great experience. It is a lot smaller than you expect and the talks by staff are a little hit and miss depending who does them. However, this...More

1  Thank AdeWotton
Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

This is the first thing that I have done in Nairobi and I loved it! The giraffes are very beautiful and so gentle in spite of their size and height. You can feed them and even give them a kiss (I chose not to though..)!...More

Thank Diana B
Reviewed 29 September 2016

Honestly, when are you ever going to be able to make eye contact with a giraffe?! This is the place. The observation deck allows you to touch and engage with several Rothschild giraffes. They each have different personalities and so the experience with each giraffe...More

1  Thank Debbie L
Reviewed 28 September 2016

A must visit for anyone traveling to Nairobi for business or pleasure. It is a real treat for all ages to be close to nature & its animals.

1  Thank samirdhuri
Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

I went with my wife and 3 yr kid it's a place where you can be close to and feed giraffe they have made a nature walk just opposite to giraffe center and there is no separate ticket for it Amazing place must visit they...More

1  Thank Albedon
Reviewed 27 September 2016

This experience offers visitors the opportunity to see and feed the giraffes. A visit will probably not take much longer than an hour or so as there is only one raised platform for feeding, and another lower feeding area. It would have been nice to...More

Thank lhall85917
Reviewed 25 September 2016

The Giraffe Center is a must see attraction for people of any age. The ability to interact with so many giraffes is simply an unforgettable experience. Guests are allowed to relatively freely interact with many giraffes who stick their necks out to be fed or...More

Thank Amry J
Reviewed 25 September 2016

This place offers you an excellent opportunity to interact with Giraffes, from feeding to even kissing! There is only one platform so it will likely be a < 1hr visit but a must-see in Nairobi. We didn't get any information from the guides about the...More

Thank Paul S
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Becky C
24 June 2017|
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Response from Giraffe C | Property representative |
Yes, we are open every day.
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Amy R
3 June 2017|
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Response from Giraffe C | Property representative |
Hello. The roads are in good conditions. However at certain times you might be delayed due to traffic jam.
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Amy R
2 June 2017|
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Response from Giraffe C | Property representative |
Yes. We do have a WiFi spot. However, it is only accessible if requested for.
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