Separated from the Nairobi CBD by the urban Karura Forest, Gigiri presents a wide selection of beautiful and high end properties for sale and rent in an exciting and significant area of Kenya. This area is home to many international offices and Diplomatic missions from the United Nations, World Food Program and the UNEP, contributing to a secure neighbourhood with upscale homes and green gardens. Further representing the immense value of this neighbourhood is the presence of embassies such as the American and Canadian Embassies.

This beautiful area caters to all, characterized by spacious homes on expansive gardens, modern townhouses, villas and exquisite guest houses. Gigiri is an affluent suburban area with unmatched convenience, being just a few kilometres away from the city centre. The area is very popular with politicians, diplomats, ambassadors and humanitarian workers. Property for sale and rent in Gigiri is premier in quality and secure in nature, making for a worthy investment.

Explore Gigiri



Here you’ll find a selection of fine dining options including The Lord Erroll Gourmet, The Tribe Hotel and the nearby Sankara Hotel which all serve dishes of an international calibre.



Connected through the various international interests of the embassies and UN offices, there are vast business opportunities available in this area.



The Karura Forest Reserve serves as the home of the World Agroforesty Centre and offers ample space to enjoy nature hikes.



Between the Windsor Golf and Country Club and Muthaiga Country Club, golfers are entertained by courses with views unlike anything seen around the world.

Living in Gigiri

Areas near to Gigiri

Hurlingham, Karen, Kileleshwa, Kilimani, Kitisuru, Lang’ata, Lavington, Loresho, Lower Kabete, Muthaiga, Nairobi, New Muthaiga, Parklands Nairobi, Riverside, Runda, Spring Valley, Westlands,


The area features international schools, including the German School, International School of Kenya and the Rosslyn Academy which cater for high quality education. The Kenya Teachers Training College is an ideal option for further tertiary education.


The Village Market, Gigiri Shopping Centre and the Warwick Centre are well-known as being comprehensive shopping venues, with restaurants, a food court, supermarket and dozens of boutique stores.


The Aga Khan Hospital and Nairobi Hospital (Gigiri Branch) are well-suited for both specialist and general treatments. The Gertrude’s Children’s Hospital located close by is the best institution for children’s welfare.


Less than an hour from Gigiri is the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport. As is a trend with local residents, taxi services are used often, connect to every corner of Nairobi and can be telephonically ordered at reasonable rates.

For example Camps Bay or Mauritius