We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Lake Oloidien

Naivasha, Kenya
Website
Save
Review Highlights
Good for weekend getaway

Its a good cool quiet place next to the lake with lots of hippos, birds and monkeys. We enjoyed... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Eadiey
,
Nairobi, Kenya
Hippos, pelicans, fish eagles!

We spent an hour in a boat on the lake. It was 4000/3500ksh for the hour, life jackets supplied. We... read more

Reviewed 6 June 2017
r0se1990
,
Nakuru, Kenya
Read all 96 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good47%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
LOCATION
Naivasha, Kenya
CONTACT
Website

Similar Things to Do in Naivasha

Write a Review
Reviews (96)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 77 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

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 6 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 17 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
Reviewed 28 April 2017

Ended up at Lake Oloiden by a mistake while going to Lake Naivasha for a camping trip on weekend night. Really nice experience, the lake is really beautiful... even better if you have the time to experience the sunrise or the sunset. The lake is...More

Thank Drashya
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

Lake Oloidien is a smaller lake straight west of Lake Naivasha. It is very calm and peaceful, you can drive to a small beach and take a boat trip there. It also famous for the Flamingo's, however we did not see them, only some nice...More

1  Thank Hermes_NL
Reviewed 9 April 2017

This is another one of the beautiful nature attractions in Kenya. If you have a trip plan to Nairobi, don't forget to put it inside your plan.

Thank Kiarash_Omrani
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Got to see lots of animals and birds at the lake, including the hippos. Suggest to go slightly before sunset time so you can also see the amazing sunset view on the boat.

Thank saruwhite
Reviewed 4 April 2017

I can recommend to go on a boatsafari on Lake Oloidien in the morning or evening. You can see a lot of animals, it's relaxing and cheap.

Thank Lwouterse
Reviewed 14 March 2017

The shore is beautiful the boat rides are amazing i would recommend one to go for camping there if its available its beautiful.

1  Thank qudrahnizar
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Carnellys restaurant
114 reviews
8.34 km away
Cafe Ubuntu
32 reviews
37.98 km away
The Forest Restaurant
5 reviews
47.17 km away
Java House
78 reviews
62.06 km away
Nearby Attractions
Hell's Gate National Park
474 reviews
10.81 km away
The Forest
10 reviews
46.93 km away
Kiambethu Farm
146 reviews
57.61 km away
Lake Nakuru
1,095 reviews
59.10 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
tatianashiku
28 December 2014|
Answer
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?
0
Votes