Shompole Lodge in Kenya

Shompole Lodge is situated on the side of the Nguruman escarpment, overlooking the stunning expanse of the Great Rift Valley. Shompole Lodge is the result of a partnership between a private safari group and the Maasai of Shampole Group Ranch.Shompole Lodge is situated on the side of the Nguruman escarpment, overlooking the stunning expanse of the Great Rift Valley


 Shompole is situated on a 14,200-hectare –  35.088 acres private conservancy and wildlife abounds in the surrounding area, with leopards, flamingoes, elephants, giraffe, wildebeest and zebra often sighted. There are early morning walks, river trips, mountain-bike rides, night drives and romantic fly camps to get even closer to the wildlife. Shampole is a 30-minute chartered flight, or a 120 km drive, from NairobiThe lodge was closed in September 2011 while the owners discussed its future and that of the conservancy with the local Maasai community.

 

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