Ol Donyo Orok Tented Camp
Located in the Heart of the Rift Valley just North of Kajiado, overlooking the Ol Donyo Orok Mountain and a view of Mount Kilimanjaro and Mount Meru on a clear day. Ol Donyo Orok Camp is an escape from the busy city life and an immersion into the heart of nature. Sleep under canvas and wake up to the melody of the birds. A true digiral detox! Interact up close with the amazing wildlife Kenya has to offer like Grant Gazelles, Impalas, Kudus, Elands, Ostriches, Wildebeests and a variety of exotic birds .Our animal sanctuary is embedded within stunning landscapes which guests can view from the comfort of their cottage balcony. You can do a little yoga with the stunning view of Mt. Kilimanjaro and enjoy the view of the acacia treetops all the way up to our famous hill the Oldonyo Orok mountain while sitting by the pool and enjoying your favourite cocktail.
A quiet environment for guests looking to unwind from daily hussle and stress of a busy city life. The camp accommodates only 20 guests at most on a 50 acre facility providing enough privacy for every guest. Our experienced chef boosts in sourcing the freshest ingredients from our organic garden and presenting them in the most mouthwatering of ways. It is the perfect hillside getaway for families and friends bringing you closer physically and emotionally. We are here to provide you with an authentic experience between travelers, nature and culture. We believe that sustainability is the future, so we have reduced our consumption of electricity, everything on-site is powered by solar energy and we try to limit both our guests and our unnecessary water consumption. Include a night or two stop over on your travel to Amboseli National Park, Mt. Kilimanjaro or Ngorongoro crater.
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One of our best-selling activities is hiking up our grand Ol Donyo Orok Mountain. It is a spectacular hike filled with spectacular views and cooling temperatures as you venture into the mountain. You get to experience a variety of vegetations and climates all together and a variety of bird and animal species as you are guided by our local Masaai guide. We also have amazing terrain for mountain biking. We provide bicycles for rent on-site if you would prefer to rent and not bring your own. There are countless dirt road trails that cut through the landscape leaving you in awe of its beauty.
For all the bird enthusiasts, of course we didn’t forget you! We have an abundance of birds at the lodge, countless chirps and variety of brilliant colours and sounds emanate from our bush camp. We also have some bird books that can help you learn more on the species you encounter.
And last but not least, we cannot forget to satisfy our star-lover guests. You will be in awe at the crystal clear sight of the milky way right above you as you sit around the bonfire after your dinner. Enjoying the company of other travelers and hearing their experiences while sharing your own, you will leave having a pure and intimate interaction with nature and your fellow travelers.
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Ol Donyo Orok Sanctuary offers you a chance to connect with a completely off-grid lifestyle and activities that bond you to nature and your loved ones.
Ol Donyo Orok Mountain (the black stone) as the Maasai elders named it, stands tall over the savannah woodlands providing a true nature experience for the hikers.