Sosian Ranch is a beautifully restored colonial style African ranch built in the 1940s on the Laikipia Plateau in Northern Kenya. It has seven cottages in the tropical garden overlooking Mount Kenya and miles of unspoiled African bush
Sosian Ranch Highlights
Sosian Ranch is a beautifully restored colonial style African ranch built in the 1940s on the Laikipia Plateau in Northern Kenya. It has seven cottages in the tropical garden overlooking Mount Kenya and miles of unspoiled African bush. Sosian is a 24,000 acre private ranch in the heart of Laikipia, a vast expanse of wilderness in the heart of Kenya’s highlands and home to a huge diversity of mammals and birds. The ranch house was built in the 1940’s by Italian artisans, and has recently been restored.
- Fly camping brings guests right in touch woth nature.
- Camel rides offer a vision of the bush from a unique vantage point.
- Babysitting can be arranged together with earlier meal times for those that require it.
- Sosian is known for its delicious home cooking using fresh ingredients from the organic vegetable garden.
Sosian Ranch Game Viewing and Activities
With its homely atmosphere, Sosian welcomes families and children of all ages. There is a vast range of activities available to introduce children to the adventurous surroundings, as well as, educating them about the environment. Some favourite activities include jumping off the waterfall; riding lessons and short treks on the trained horses and ponies; camel rides; fishing; archery; picnics; feeding the pet eland; tubing down the river and simply enjoying the wide open spaces. Most commonly, guests are kept busy on game drives, walks, horse riding, camel riding, and fly camping. There are open plains to the north and dense scrublands to the south, and there is a variety of habitat here, supporting plenty of game with Grevy’s zebra, Grant’s gazelle, elephant and buffalo often seen. Cheetah, lion and wild dog have also been spotted in the area.
Situated on the 25000 hectare private Loisaba Ranch, this exclusive Cottage has its own staff and is entirely self contained. Located only 30 mins away from the main lodge, all facilities are accessible if guests desire. Perfect for adventurous families.
Ol Malo House
Ol Malo is a privately-owned game sanctuary on the banks of the Uaso Nyiro River in Kenya's wild and beautiful eastern Laikipia district. Although Ol Malo House is an annexe to the main Ol Malo Lodge close by, it is comparable in size and facilities.