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Great Plains Conservation ol Donyo Lodge

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Free Parking
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Imagine...275,000 Acres of scenic Africa, where the wildlife can be found free and roaming, without tourists in mini buses or a set schedule. Imagine...Travelling across the archetypal savannahs of East Africa in an open 4x4 game drive vehicle without limitation, feeling the rhythm of...
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Mbirikani Group Ranch | Chyulu Hills, Kenya
34.3 miles to Kilaguni Airport
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ol Donyo was our first introduction to a safari camp and it didn’t disappoint! The lodge setting in the Chyulu Hills is stunning, and the rooms which overlook the Great Plains Conservancy and backdropped by a beautiful view of mt Kilimanjaro, are lovely. Each room...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Everything about our days and nights there was special, starting with the small plane landing circling the dirt landing strip to clear away the wildlife to delicious food and wine and a huge, palapa-roofed suite. We are extra happy with the fact that our shower...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We returned to Ol Donyo in June, 2018 after a seven year absence. I am delighted to report that the experience provided by our hosts, Tanzi and Richard, and the marvelous staff exceeded that of our previous stay. Game drives by experienced guides( our strong...More

Thank dwsarge
Reviewed 8 May 2018

Ol Donyo is an absolutely glorious lodge in a beautiful part of the country. Like any Relais et Châteaux lodging, it is luxurious and the food is divine. The private plunge pool and deck overlooked the lodge’s watering hole, where elephants and other wildlife would...More

Thank Anne D
Reviewed 2 February 2018

Wow, just wow! The place is absolutely amazing! I couldn't get enough of the view from our private deck and plunge pool facing one of the waterholes teeming with wildlife, including my favorite, beautiful elephants! The service and attention to detail were the best we...More

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Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
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Wheelchair access
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US$2,172 - US$2,175 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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US$2,172 - US$2,175 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Bondmac
23 August 2017|
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Response from Shaun M |
Hi Pam, No need to make a reservation, i will just make a note that you are interested in riding. Boots should be fine, although trainers/sneakers would be better and less bulky? The rides are either morning 7/8am and... More
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Bondmac
22 August 2017|
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Response from jordynyc22 | Reviewed this property |
Great camp. Nothing is dressy.
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Heidi H
30 July 2017|
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Response from Barbara P | Reviewed this property |
Hi Heidi-- We traveled with a group of 9 to Ol Donyo and had 4 rooms. All are amazingly beautiful. We had 2 that had glass doors out to the patio and pool area and 2 that had heavy curtains. The units with the glass were... More
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"the rooms have private pools and wiews to the waterhole"
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"If you are travelling with friends or family and would like to have a private common living area, the Samba..."
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"Overlooking the animal watering hole."
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"ask for a room with a pool"
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