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    Great Plains Conservation ol Donyo Lodge

    Mbirikani Group Ranch | Chyulu Hills, Kenya
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    1 - 5 of 138 reviews

    Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

    Our family has visited Ol Donyo almost every year for 15 years now. I lead groups of Americans over to the area to work at a local school. We spend 6 nights at Ol Donyo and then always visit several other beautiful lodges. Every year,...More

    Thank al3057
    Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

    Ol Donyo is a special place in so many ways and we would encourage you to select this location as a part of your next Kenya safari. The rooms are amazing and all of them have a wonderful view as the lodge is up in...More

    2  Thank Barbara P
    Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

    We had a fantastic stay in a truly beautiful location! The drive from the main road can be tricky if there has been heavy rain, this mainly due to mud! The lodge is located on a slope with a stunning wiew towards south or south...More

    2  Thank Micke S
    Reviewed 28 March 2017

    Perfect end to our Kenya safari”  First class camp with a stellar staff. Professional in every regard. A truly caring team of individuals that are focused on the client having the best possible experience. We felt at home as soon as we arrived. Our...More

    1  Thank jordynyc22
    Reviewed 26 March 2017

    We decide to drive our way to Great plains Oldonyo, It took us five hours but we many two stops. on our arrivals Shaun and Amy gave us a warm welcome, enjoyed the cool towels on arrival, they escorted us to our lovely rooms, fantastic...More

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    • Pool
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    • Breakfast included
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    • US$ 1,736 - US$ 2,707 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Amboseli Eco-system
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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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    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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    "Overlooking the animal watering hole."
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    "ask for a room with a pool"
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    "Rooms to the far ends are best, the rightmost room has best wildlife visits!"
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    "We had the last room on what I believe was the north side of the lodge and it was perfect."
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