Quiet exclusivity at altitude
Solio Lodge sits quietly on the extensive, privately owned Solio Game Reserve which lies on the southern fringes of Laikipia nestled in the valley betweendramatic slopes of Mt Kenya and the rolling peaks of the Aberdare Mountains. Solio is leading the way in Kenya’s conservation efforts and is a pioneer in the breeding of black rhinos.
The Lodge is cleverly conceived and beautifully executed being stylish andmodern yet perfectly balanced with its natural surroundings. With just sixspacious and luxurious rooms is it exclusive and intimate with service to match. Solio is high altitude and can be cold at night so the rooms are designed forcosiness and warmth with private lounge areas warmed by corner fires and a large decks for soaking up the sun’s rays during the day. The attention to detail is exceptional with the glass walled mega-showers which take in the panoramic views of the landscape framed by Mount Kenya as just one example.
During your time here there will be plenty to keep you occupied including game drives, trout fishing in the Aberdare National Park, helicopter flights,horseriding and specialist rhino safaris to see and learn about the thriving black and white rhino populations. Being a carefully monitored reserve the game is prolific at Solio Lodge with buffalo, lion, zebra, cheetah, giraffe, leopard, eland, oryx, impala, waterbuck, Thomson’s gazelle and warthog all present in healthynumbers. Spectacular encounters are virtually guaranteed.
Offering a perfect blend of luxury, conservation and adventure Solio Lodge is perfect for any traveller looking for the best in a classic safari experience.
Why we like it
- The Aberdares & Mount Kenya
- Cosy rooms for cooler nights
- Glass walled mega showers
- Pioneering conservation
- Prolific game