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Lake Oloidien

Naivasha, Kenya
+254 708 798075
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I enjoyed the boat ride and the warm reception

The watching of the hippos grazing together at close range is really amazing. It is a place worth a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Janet A
See walking hippos from 10 metres away

Watched hippos grazing from only a few metres away with nothing but a wire fence between us. An... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Harry K
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“boat trip” (7 reviews)
“bird life” (5 reviews)
“take pictures” (2 reviews)
Naivasha, Kenya
+254 708 798075

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The watching of the hippos grazing together at close range is really amazing. It is a place worth a weekend out

Thank Janet A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Watched hippos grazing from only a few metres away with nothing but a wire fence between us. An amazing experience.

Thank Harry K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you want to see hippopotamus, this is the lake to visit. Very nice and clean. Boat ride option is also available.

Thank Spurkait
Reviewed 1 September 2017

We took a boat ride on the lake and saw quite a lot of wildlife including hippo. Definitely worth doing

Thank Nicola389
Reviewed 31 August 2017

What a nice campsite! Lovely grounds. Clean ablutions with hot showers. You can call them up and they'll put tents up for you with comfortable mattresses, sheets and blankets. They've got tents of various sizes from 2 man to 10! Carry your own sleeping bag...More

Thank Grace M
Reviewed 2 August 2017

A very disappointing place. I wanted to see some birds but the lake was quite empty. Some hippos here and there. Also quite dirty. Since some years there are also no flamingoes. The lake is to sweet.

1  Thank Daniel_86_J
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Its a good cool quiet place next to the lake with lots of hippos, birds and monkeys. We enjoyed our stay there, the staff were helpful even in setting up our own tents and their prices are very friendly. A good place for a weekend...More

Thank Eadiey
Reviewed 5 June 2017

We spent an hour in a boat on the lake. It was 4000/3500ksh for the hour, life jackets supplied. We saw lots of wildlife and took lots of pictures. There is ample parking by the lake. Afterwards we went to the Ranch House Bistro for...More

Thank r0se1990
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

Can get cold and rainy in the evenings. It's beautiful and green. You can have a boat ride and there is a restaurant and you can even camp there.

Thank Kui K
Reviewed 15 May 2017

We loved this place and stayed for 3 nights. It's conveniently located, only about an hour and a half from Nairobi. The clientele were mostly families and with the abundant tents, well-kept grass, room for play, boat rides, and quite good tiled hot-water showers and...More

Thank Robin Y
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28 December 2014|
Response from Joseph C | Reviewed this property |
They only offer camping tents for Single,Double and also family tents all on the shores of the lake.They range from 3000 to 7000 depending on the kind of tent you need.What is your preference?