The Cottage Guest House - Gigiri

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Overview of The Cottage Guest House - Gigiri

The Cottage Guest House - Gigiri

3.0 star property
3-star guesthouse with 2 outdoor pools, near United Nations Office at Nairobi

7.8/10 Good

25 verified Hotels.com guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Free parking
  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Airport transfer
  • Laundry facilities
  • Restaurant
Map
42 Gigiri Court, Nairobi, 00100
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Restaurant and bar/lounge
  • 2 outdoor pools
  • Breakfast available
  • Room service
  • Coffee shop/cafe
  • Airport shuttle
  • Terrace
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
  • Garden
  • Front desk safe
  • Self-serve laundry
Feel at home
  • Private bathroom
  • Television
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry facilities

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About this area

What's nearby

  • In Gigiri
  • Thika Road Mall - 47 min drive
  • Nairobi National Park - 52 min drive

Getting around

  • Nairobi (WIL-Wilson) - 46 min drive
  • Jomo Kenyatta Intl. Airport (NBO) - 58 min drive
  • Nairobi Station - 27 min drive
  • Syokimau Station - 57 min drive
  • Syokimau SGR Railway Station - 58 min drive
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

About this property

The Cottage Guest House - Gigiri

3-star guesthouse in the heart of Gigiri
At The Cottage Guest House - Gigiri, you can look forward to a roundtrip airport shuttle, a free manager's reception, and a terrace. In addition to a coffee shop/cafe and a garden, guests can connect to free in-room WiFi.
Other perks at this guesthouse include:
  • 2 outdoor pools with sun loungers and pool umbrellas
  • Free self parking
  • Buffet breakfast (surcharge), a reception hall, and tour/ticket assistance
  • A TV in the lobby, a front desk safe, and barbecue grills
  • Guest reviews give good marks for the helpful staff, WiFi, and walkable location
Room features
All guestrooms are individually furnished, and offer amenities such as free WiFi, safes, and free bottled water. Guests reviews give good marks for the quiet rooms at the property.
Other conveniences in all rooms include:
  • Bathrooms with shampoo
  • 32-inch flat-screen TVs with digital channels
  • Wardrobes/closets, electric kettles, and portable fans

Languages

English

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter

Social distancing

Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitizer provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
Reservations are required for the use of certain onsite facilities
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 9 rooms

Arriving/Leaving

  • Check-in time from noon - 9:30 PM
  • Minimum check-in age - 18
  • Check-out time is 10 AM
  • Late check-out subject to availability

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions.

Special check-in instructions

  • This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply); guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
  • The front desk is open daily from 6 AM - 9:30 PM
  • Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
  • To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation
  • If you are planning to arrive after 9:30 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation

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

Pets

  • Pets not allowed
  • Service animals welcome

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms

Parking

  • Free onsite self parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site

Transfers

  • Airport shuttle on request (available 24 hours)*

Other information

  • Designated smoking areas

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast (surcharge) each morning 6:30 AM–9:30 AM
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee shop
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
  • Barbecue grills
  • Free reception (select days)
  • Room service (limited hours)

What to do

  • Safari nearby

Services

  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Pool loungers
  • Pool umbrellas

Facilities

  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace
  • Television in common areas
  • 2 outdoor pools

Accessibility

  • Wheelchair-accessible parking

Languages

  • English

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • 32-inch flat-screen TV
  • Digital TV channels

Home comfort

  • Portable fan
  • Electric kettle
  • Slippers
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)

Sleep well

  • Bed sheets provided

What to enjoy

  • Individually furnished and decorated

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Soap and shampoo
  • Hair dryer (on request)
  • Towels
  • Toilet paper

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi

Food and drink

  • Free bottled water

More

  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Fees & policies

Optional extras

  • Buffet breakfast is offered for an extra charge of USD 10 for adults and USD 10 for children (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of USD 35 per vehicle (one way)
  • Late check-out can be arranged for an extra charge (subject to availability)

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; masks are required in public areas; reservations are required for some onsite facilities.

Enhanced food service safety measures are in place.

Policies

This property is managed by a professional host. The provision of housing is linked to their trade, business, or profession

This property does not have elevators.

This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted.

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

Frequently asked questions

Does The Cottage Guest House - Gigiri offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, The Cottage Guest House - Gigiri does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
How much does it cost to stay at The Cottage Guest House - Gigiri?
As of October 3, 2022, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at The Cottage Guest House - Gigiri on October 19, 2022 start from P 2,851, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at The Cottage Guest House - Gigiri?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer, social distancing measures are in place, and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
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, but service animals are welcome.
Is parking offered on site at The Cottage Guest House - Gigiri?
Yes, there's free self parking.
Is airport shuttle service offered by The Cottage Guest House - Gigiri?
Yes, an airport shuttle is available. The charge is USD 35 per vehicle one way.
What are the check-in and check-out times at The Cottage Guest House - Gigiri?
You can check in from noon - 9:30 PM. Check-out time is 10 AM. Late check-out is available for a charge (subject to availability).
What is there to do at The Cottage Guest House - Gigiri and nearby?
The Cottage Guest House - Gigiri has 2 outdoor pools and a picnic area, as well as a garden.
Are there restaurants at or near The Cottage Guest House - Gigiri?
Yes, there's an onsite restaurant. Nearby restaurants include Osteria Gigiri (12-min walk), Mediterraneo (12-min walk), and La Dolce Vita (2.1 mi).
What's the area around The Cottage Guest House - Gigiri like?
The Cottage Guest House - Gigiri is a short 12-minute walk from Village Market and 14 minutes' walk from United Nations Office at Nairobi. Travelers recommend the guesthouse for its walkable location.

Overall score and ratings

7.8

Good

8.0/10

Cleanliness

8.1/10

Staff & service

7.5/10

Amenities

6.8/10

Property conditions & facilities

9.0/10

Eco-friendliness

4/10 Fair

Makatleho, 1-night trip
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8/10 Very Good

Menuka, 6-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Fanny, 3-night trip
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8/10 Very Good

Venkatesh, 2-night trip
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6/10 Good

Kanga, 1-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review

8/10 Very Good

Excellent location, Staff very nice and helpful.
SHARAF QASEM ALI, 4-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Khalid abdalla Merhe, 2-night trip
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6/10 Good

The toilet was broken, the hotel had construction workers work through the night, mosquito infested.
2-night family trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Excellent
Very calm and comfortable, serene and breathtaking
Samuel, 1-night trip
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8/10 Very Good

Nice lobby, good room. The food was poor. Staff helpful.
Sandy, 3-night family trip
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