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The Cottage Guest House - Gigiri - Nairobi

3-star3 stars
42 Gigiri Court, Nairobi, 00100, Kenya

3-star guesthouse with 2 outdoor pools, near United Nations Office at Nairobi
  • Free WiFi and free parking
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  • Very calm and comfortable, serene and breathtaking Apr 3, 2020
  • Nice lobby, good room. The food was poor. Staff helpful.Feb 3, 2020

The Cottage Guest House - Gigiri - Nairobi

More Info: 6823 2342

from S$140
  • Superior Double Room
  • Standard Single Room
  • Junior Suite
  • Apartment, 1 Bedroom
  • Deluxe Double Room

What’s around The Cottage Guest House - Gigiri - Nairobi


  • In Gigiri
  • United Nations Office at Nairobi - 15 min walk
  • Karura Forest - 22 min walk
  • Westgate Shopping Mall - 4 mi / 6.4 km
  • The Sarit Centre - 4.5 mi / 7.3 km
  • Nairobi National Museum - 4.6 mi / 7.3 km
  • Arboretum - 7.8 mi / 12.5 km

Getting around

  • Jomo Kenyatta Intl. Airport (NBO) - 54 min drive
  • Nairobi (WIL-Wilson) - 37 min drive
  • Nairobi Station - 27 min drive
  • Syokimau SGR Railway Station - 53 min drive
  • Syokimau Station - 53 min drive
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

At a glance

Key facts


  • 9 rooms


  • Check-in time noon-9:30 PM
  • Check-out time is 10 AM
The front desk is open daily from 6 AM - 9:30 PM. If you are planning to arrive after 9:30 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.
24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Airport shuttle (available 24 hours) *


  • Free self parking

Payment types at the property

* See small print for additional details or extra charges

At the property

Food and drink
  • Buffet breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee shop/café
  • Room service (during limited hours)
  • Free reception
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
  • Barbecue grills
Things to do
  • Number of outdoor pools - 2
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Pool umbrellas
Working away
  • Business center
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace
  • Television in common areas
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
Languages Spoken
  • English

In the room

Home comforts
  • Bathrobes
  • Slippers
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
Things to enjoy
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
Freshen up
  • Free toiletries
Be entertained
  • TV
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
Food and drink
  • Free bottled water
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

The Cottage Guest House - Gigiri - Nairobi’s small print

Also known as

  • Cottage Guest House Gigiri Guesthouse
  • Cottage Guest House Gigiri
  • The Cottage Guest House Gigiri
  • Cottage House Gigiri house
  • The Guest House Gigiri Nairobi
  • The Cottage Guest House - Gigiri Nairobi
  • The Cottage Guest House - Gigiri Guesthouse
  • The Cottage Guest House - Gigiri Guesthouse Nairobi


This property does not have elevators.

For transfers, guests must contact the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

Optional extras

Late check-out can be arranged for an extra charge (subject to availability)

Buffet breakfast is offered for an extra charge of KES 10 for adults and KES 10 for children (approximately)

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of KES 35 per vehicle (one way)

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs for The Cottage Guest House - Gigiri - Nairobi

  • Does The Cottage Guest House - Gigiri offer free cancellation for a full refund?
    Yes, The Cottage Guest House - Gigiri does have fully refundable rooms available to book on our site, which can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • Is parking offered at The Cottage Guest House - Gigiri?
    Yes, there's free self parking.
  • Is there a pool at The Cottage Guest House - Gigiri?
    Yes, there are 2 outdoor pools.
  • Are pets allowed at The Cottage Guest House - Gigiri?
    Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
  • What are the check-in and check-out times at The Cottage Guest House - Gigiri?
    You can check in from noon to 9:30 PM. Check-out time is 10 AM. Late check-out is available for a charge (subject to availability).
  • Are there restaurants at or near The Cottage Guest House - Gigiri?
    Yes, there's an onsite restaurant.
  • Is airport shuttle service offered by The Cottage Guest House - Gigiri?
    Yes, an airport shuttle is available. The charge is KES 35 per vehicle one way.
  • What is there to do near The Cottage Guest House - Gigiri?
    Recommended spots to visit include United Nations Office at Nairobi (0.8 mi) and Karura Forest (1.2 mi), along with Westgate Shopping Mall (4 mi) and The Sarit Centre (4.5 mi).

Recent reviews

Very good 8.2 From 14 reviews

Exceptional 10.0
Staff was very helpful and the location was great for business at the US Embassy in Nairobi.
us3 night business trip
Very good 8.0
Embassy Trip
Only problem was that breakfast was not ready most days at 6:30am as promised. Which was only a problem due to morning meetings & appointments that left only a small window for breakfast. Otherwise the property was good and the staff very friendly and helpful.
us3 night business trip
Exceptional 10.0
Nice stay and friendly staff
The staff went out of their way to make stay enjoyable. The room was clean, the environment was safe, green and relaxing.
Lamin, gb5 night business trip
Poor 2.0
Owful experiece.
It was a very bad experience. I arrived at 10:00 and I was told than the the junior suite I booked was not avaliable and no possible changes of room in the hotel because it was fooly booked. They moved me to other hotel with a worst room, the shower was broken, not water, not hor water. I will as my bank to as for reimbursment of the mony I paid though your web page.
Ana Belen, ie3 night business trip
Good 6.0
needs to improve but location is okay
This place has been better before. The room had a good size but there were plenty of mosquitoes in the room which made it impossible to sleep. staff in the hotel is friendly Breakfast could be improved, could still be simple but improved.
za2 night trip
Good 6.0
Paid for three people. Given first night for two person charged for extra person. On second night we had to pay for third person Told if we do not like it we should leave.
Jeffrey J., us2 night family trip
Exceptional 10.0
suited my needs
The Cottage suited my needs for a quiet, safe place to stay within walking distance of the UN in Gigiri. The staff were friendly and helpful. I would definitely stay here again
gb5 night business trip
Exceptional 10.0
The staff were very nice, felt like I was in my own home.
Ray Thomas, ph4 night business trip

The Cottage Guest House - Gigiri - Nairobi

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