Solio Lodge is located on the Solio Reserve, which is part of a private ranch, and is home to a diverse and numerous population of wildlife, including both black and white rhino. Solio Game Reserve is internationally recognised as the most successful private rhino breeding reserve in Kenya. The reserve is now home to over 74 Black rhinos and 155 White rhinos, as well as numerous other wildlife species including buffalo, zebra, giraffe, lion, leopard, cheetah and plains game such as eland, oryx, impala, waterbuck, thompson’s gazelle and warthog.
Solio Lodge is situated in the Highlands region around Mt Kenya and Aberdare National Park which has a higher altitudes, and is therefore generally warm during the day and cool at night, so pack accordingly. The tempreture remains fairly consistent throughout the year, however June, July and August are generally cooler. The Lodge is open year round, apart from November, when it is closed for maintenance