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Solio Lodge Kenya

Solio lodge

Nestled within the impressive 45,000-acre Solio Game Reserve in the Laikipia region of Kenya, Solio Lodge offers guests an unparalleled safari experience. Adjacent to the breathtaking slopes of Mount Kenya and the peaks of the Aberdare Mountains, this luxurious lodge is famed for its exceptional rhino viewing opportunities and tranquil setting. It stands as the exclusive accommodation within one of East Africa’s most successful private rhino breeding sanctuaries.

Unforgettable Wildlife Encounters

Solio Lodge is renowned for its unique wildlife experiences, especially its close encounters with the magnificent rhinos. The Solio Conservancy, home to over 200 black and white rhinos, provides guests with an extraordinary opportunity to observe these creatures at close range. Visitors frequently witness up to 40 rhinoceros at once. Besides rhinos, the conservancy also houses a variety of other wildlife, including reticulated giraffes, eland, waterbuck, lions, leopards, and cheetahs.

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Solio Lodge Accommodation

Luxury in the Wilderness

The lodge offers five individual guest cottages, each designed to ensure privacy and exceptional access to the stunning landscapes of the Solio Game Conservancy. With expansive east-facing views framed by floor-to-ceiling glass windows, guests can enjoy breathtaking sights of Mount Kenya from the comfort of their private sundeck. The interior of each cottage is spacious, featuring en-suite bathrooms with double sinks, large walk-in rain showers, and freestanding bathtubs.

For family stays, Solio Lodge provides interconnected cottages that offer ample amenities for a comfortable and shared living space. These units have dedicated sun decks and personal fireplaces, enhancing the collective safari experience.

Thrilling Safari Activities

Solio Lodge offers a variety of activities designed to cater to both adventure seekers and wildlife enthusiasts:

  • Game Drives:
  • Helicopter Rides.
  • Horse Riding
  • Cycling
  • Walking Safaris
  • Bush Breakfast and Sundowner
  • Spa Treatments and Wellness
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Solio Lodge promises an unforgettable safari experience that blends luxury with intimate wildlife encounters. Whether you seek adventure, tranquility, or both, the lodge offers activities and amenities to suit all preferences. The lodge’s efforts in rhino conservation add a meaningful dimension to the captivating experience. Do not miss the opportunity to create lasting memories at Solio Lodge, a truly exceptional destination in Kenya’s Laikipia region.

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Discover The Safari Collection Properties

The Safari Collection is renowned for its selection of unique properties across Kenya. Each offers an enchanting blend of luxury, adventure, and unparalleled wildlife encounters. Here’s an overview of these stunning retreats that promise unforgettable experiences:

  • Giraffe Manor::-Prepare to be greeted by the long-necked inhabitants of the iconic Giraffe Manor, where these majestic creatures often poke their heads into the windows to say “hello” during breakfast. Set in a 1930s manor house on the outskirts of Nairobi, this exclusive boutique hotel gives guests a uniquely personal interaction with the resident Rothschild giraffes.
  • Sala’s Camp: Located in the heart of the Maasai Mara National Reserve, Sala’s Camp offers the exciting opportunity to witness the Great Wildebeest Migration. Nestled at the confluence of two rivers, it’s one of the first camps to welcome the migratory herds into Kenya.
  • Sasaab: Near the Buffalo Springs National Reserves in Samburu, Sasaab boasts grand Moroccan-style suites with panoramic views of the river and the arid landscape. It provides a distinct cultural experience with close proximity to the indigenous Samburu tribes.
  • Solio Lodge: As detailed in the specific relevant content initially provided, Solio Lodge is situated on a private wildlife sanctuary and is famed for its success in the conservation of rhinos. The lodge offers a unique blend of luxury, solitude, and wildlife experiences in the valley between the spectacular Mount Kenya and the Aberdare Mountains.

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Guests Reviews

An Unforgettable Adventure at Solio Lodge

Our family adventure at Solio Lodge exceeded all expectations. The children were thrilled with the horseback rides, getting up close with nature, and we adults appreciated the tranquil beauty of the conservancy. The family unit was spacious and gave us the perfect balance of togetherness and privacy. The activity selection provided something for everyone, whether it was cycling through the bush or the more leisurely spa treatments. We left feeling refreshed and enriched by our time spent at Solio. It’s an unparalleled destination that provided us with memories to last a lifetime.

Magical Rhino Encounter at Solio Lodge

I recently stayed at Solio Lodge and was utterly captivated by the close-up encounters with rhinos. It was surreal to watch these majestic creatures roaming freely, and the dedication Solio has to their conservation is incredibly inspiring. The game drives were well organized, and our guide was both knowledgeable and passionate about wildlife. This has been a highlight of my travels in Kenya, and I cannot recommend Solio Lodge enough for anyone wanting a truly intimate and impactful safari experience.

Luxurious Getaway in Nature’s Embrace

I‘ve had the pleasure of experiencing many luxury lodges, but Solio Lodge stands out for its serene setting and exceptional service. From our beautifully designed cottage with breathtaking views of Mount Kenya, to the sumptuous culinary offerings that showcased local produce, every moment was a delight. The staff were attentive and personable, making us feel right at home. Perfect for a romantic getaway or a family retreat, the lodge balances luxury with the raw beauty of the Kenyan wilderness. A peaceful escape that I’ll treasure forever.

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