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Individually decorated, desk, cribs/infant beds
Individually decorated, desk, cribs/infant beds
Individually decorated, desk, cribs/infant beds
Individually decorated, desk, cribs/infant beds

Guest reviews

4.2/5 Excellent
4 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.7/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

Breakfast included
Parking included
Business Services


Explore the area

Popular LocationDedan Kimathi University of Technology73 min drive
Popular LocationSt. Peter's Anglican Church84 min drive
Popular LocationNyeri Golf Course85 min drive
AirportNyeri (NYE)90 min drive

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  • Deluxe Suite

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Queen Bed
    More detailsDeluxe Suite
  • Luxury Suite

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Queen Bed
    More detailsLuxury Suite
  • Executive Suite, 1 King Bed

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsExecutive Suite, 1 King Bed
  • Royal Suite

    Room amenities

    • Mountain view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsRoyal Suite

About this area


Giraffe Ark Game Lodge is located in Nyeri. Local points of interest include Dedan Kimathi University of Technology. Spend some time exploring the area's activities, including game drives.

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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Dedan Kimathi University of Technology - 73 min drive
  • St. Peter's Anglican Church - 84 min drive
  • Nyeri Golf Course - 85 min drive
  • Mount Kenya National Park - 105 min drive

Getting around

  • Nanyuki (NYK) - 143 min drive


  • Onsite dining venue – Restaurant offering local and international cuisine. Serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

About this property

Giraffe Ark Game Lodge

4-star lodge with free breakfast and restaurant
Along with a restaurant, this lodge has an outdoor pool and a bar/lounge. Free cooked-to-order breakfast and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, massage/treatment rooms, a meeting room, and dry cleaning are onsite. All rooms are individually decorated and offer room service and free bottled water. Guests can enjoy deep soaking tubs, and other standard amenities include furnished balconies, separate bathtubs and showers, and TVs.
Giraffe Ark Game Lodge offers 25 accommodations with complimentary bottled water and coffee/tea makers. Rooms open to furnished balconies. These individually decorated accommodations include desks. Satellite television is provided. Bathrooms include separate bathtubs and showers with deep soaking bathtubs, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. Cribs/infant beds (surcharge) are also available. Housekeeping is provided daily.
Recreational amenities at the lodge include an outdoor pool.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

Property amenities

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking

Food and drink

  • Free cooked-to-order breakfast available daily 6 AM–9:30 AM
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar
  • Room service available

Things to do

  • Outdoor pool
  • Playground

Family friendly

  • Cribs/infant beds (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Outdoor pool
  • Playground


  • No elevators

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English

Business services

  • 1 meeting room


  • Garden
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Terrace


  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Massage - Swedish
  • Massage/treatment rooms
  • Treatment room


  • Designated smoking areas

Room amenities


  • Cribs/infant beds (surcharge)


  • Deep soaking bathtub
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Separate bathtub and shower


  • Satellite channels
  • TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Free bottled water

Outdoor space

  • Furnished balcony


  • Desk
  • Individually decorated



Check-in time starts at noon
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are available for KES 2000.0 per day
Cribs (infant beds) are available for KES 1000.0 per night

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Crib (infant bed) fee: KES 1000.0 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: KES 2000.0 per day

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed

Property is also known as

Giraffe Ark
Giraffe Ark Game
Giraffe Ark Game Lodge
Giraffe Ark Game Lodge Nyeri
Giraffe Ark Game Nyeri
Giraffe Ark Lodge
Giraffe Lodge
Giraffe Ark Game Lodge Lodge
Giraffe Ark Game Lodge Nyeri
Giraffe Ark Game Lodge Lodge Nyeri

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Giraffe Ark Game Lodge and receive a full refund?
Yes, Giraffe Ark Game Lodge offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Giraffe Ark Game Lodge cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Does this lodge have a pool?
Yes, this property has an outdoor pool.
Is Giraffe Ark Game Lodge pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at Giraffe Ark Game Lodge?
Self parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at this property?
Check-in begins at noon.
What time is check-out at this property?
Check-out is at 10 AM.
Where is Giraffe Ark Game Lodge located?
Situated in Nyeri, this lodge is within 25 mi (40 km) of Dedan Kimathi University of Technology, St. Peter's Anglican Church, and Nyeri Golf Course. Aberdare Range and Mount Kenya National Park are also within 32 mi (52 km).

Guest reviews

Overall score and ratings for Giraffe Ark Game Lodge

5 - Excellent
4 - Good
3 - Okay
2 - Mediocre
1 - Poor
Service and Staff
Property condition

5/5 Excellent

    This traveler didn’t leave comments with their review
    Stayed 3 nights in Feb 2020

    4/5 Good

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
    Kenya Tour

    Nice hotel. We only stayed one night so I can't judge local game and wildlife activities. Our room was really good and we had a very nice meal by an open fire in the restaurant. Very cosy. Staff were very good, friendly and helpful. Nice gardens. One thing to note is that the power is provided by a generator so it's not always on. Probably not a problem if you're out all day. It's on in the morning and evening. The road is a bit rough from the B5 to the lodge. We had a high clearance SUV so not really a problem but be careful if arriving in a saloon car.

    Stayed 1 night in Sep 2019

    5/5 Excellent

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

    iT IS an amazing place. Exclusive, well maintained, not too big, personalized service, a great 6km ride from main road, great chef, great service, and amazing environment, Kenyan owned and designed upto top standards.

    Stayed 3 nights in Jul 2019


    • Liked: Cleanliness
    • Disliked: Property conditions & facilities
    the girrafe ark lodge

    they are trying to make it even more better

    Stayed 2 nights in Dec 2017