We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Gigiri Homestead

Save
Share
Traveller (30)
Room & Suite (6)
Dining (2)
Overview
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
25 Dec 2017
“Home from home”
29 Dec 2016
“Wonderful stay”
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Suites
Bar/Lounge
All hotel details
{"scriptFlags":null,"containerAttributes":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget"}}
Reviews (60)
Filter reviews
56 results
Traveller rating
39
10
5
1
1
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
39
10
5
1
1
See what travellers are saying:
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 56 reviews
Reviewed 26 December 2017

I stayed here for over 6 weeks in the summer of 2012. And honestly, I couldn't possibly compliment this place highly enough. It was helpfully close to work. The owner and staff were all wonderful, and the building itself was fantastic. Food was great too!...More

1  Thank Kyle S
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Friendly staff, great food and comfy and clean rooms. The internet worked great, and they offer a useful laundry service. Just a 15 min walk away from the UN compound. Highly recommend this guesthouse!

Thank Regina M
Reviewed 7 November 2016

LOVED staying here. The rooms are neat and clean and the beds are comfy. The chef was very accommodating and the food was superb. The staff were really exceptional, nothing was too much trouble and everyone was very friendly and always happy to chat to...More

Thank slc606
Reviewed 17 September 2016

Please note that this review is of the STUDIO room. The studio rooms ($80 dollar/night rooms) were a bit old and in another building separate from the main building and garden views. The bathroom was extremely small and the hot water a bit dodgy. The...More

1  Thank Derek K
Reviewed 7 July 2016 via mobile

The guesthouse is well located for UN visitors as it's within walkable distance (20min) in a safe neighbourhood. The staff is very friendly and responsive. Breakfast was decent. The room I had was clean but small and very basic. All in all a good option...More

1  Thank julteng
View more reviews
About
Description
Gigiri Homestead is a beautiful residence that provides comfortable, convenient and quality accommodation. It is situated within the lovely suburb of Gigiri and is within walking distance of the ...More Village Market shopping centre, UN Head Quarters and US Embassy. The house is nicely furnished and has experienced staff that are committed to making your stay in Kenya a wonderful experience. The nightly rate includes unlimited wireless internet access and a delicious complimentary buffet breakfast. Discounts are provided to guests who stay longer than 1 week. Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Airport Transportation
Babysitting
Concierge
Laundry Service
Microwave
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair access
Pool
Room Service
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
6
Price range
US$50 - US$75 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Gigiri Homestead Hotel Nairobi
Location
Kenya > Nairobi > Highridge
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
6
Price range
US$50 - US$75 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Gigiri Homestead Hotel Nairobi
Location
Kenya > Nairobi > Highridge
Photos
Traveller (30)
Room & Suite (6)
Dining (2)
Family and Play Areas (1)
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 191 hotels in Nairobi
Trademark Hotel
36 reviews
.53 miles away
Tribe Hotel
1,104 reviews
.59 miles away
Westwood Hotel
46 reviews
1.25 miles away
Nairobi Transit Hotel
77 reviews
1.48 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 716 restaurants in Nairobi
Village Market
265 reviews
.13 miles away
Jiko
93 reviews
.60 miles away
Asian Gardens
39 reviews
.47 miles away
Java House Gigiri
125 reviews
.65 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 611 attractions in Nairobi
United Nations Visitor's Service
119 reviews
.66 miles away
The Village Market
207 reviews
.42 miles away
Rosslyn Riviera Mall
7 reviews
.98 miles away
Gamewatchers Safaris - Day Safaris
117 reviews
.35 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Gigiri Homestead staff and past guests.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines
Room Tips
"Close to the UN compound"
Read review
"The rooms in the main building are nice and very large, probably worth the price premium."
Read review
"rooms in the main building seem more comfortable than those in an outhouse, though I did not check the price."
Read review
"Upstairs rooms have access to the balcony"
Read review
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing